Search found 115 matches

by pup_picker
Wed Nov 18, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Name That VAM - 1891-O edition
Replies: 27
Views: 2420

Re: Name That VAM - 1891-O edition

i can't help but wonder if the "fracture" that they, whomever they are, are referring to, is that monstrous eye clash on the reverse and fracture was simply the term applied that that "damaged"? good point about the person giving the coin to Preston being the technical discoverer but that does not h...
by pup_picker
Wed Nov 18, 2020 4:51 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1899-O VAM 11A Update
Replies: 4
Views: 102

Re: 1899-O VAM 11A Update

nice.

thanks for sharing that one. not a common vam at all.
by pup_picker
Thu Nov 05, 2020 12:31 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: .
Replies: 1
Views: 132

Re: 34-d v3, 82-o v5 eds, 88-o, v31

bump
by pup_picker
Wed Nov 04, 2020 12:30 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1888 O Vam 1a3 die break /crack question
Replies: 4
Views: 118

Re: 1888 O Vam 1a3 die break /crack question

i've seen them into the hair as well. you can probably look up many auction archives on these as i've seen many dozens. a popular one no doubt.
by pup_picker
Wed Nov 04, 2020 12:29 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1889 o VAM 1A2
Replies: 4
Views: 149

Re: 1889 o VAM 1A2

a nice one but it looks like 1a1.

1a2 is double clashed. if yours is, doesn't look like it from the images.
by pup_picker
Mon Nov 02, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1922-S _B1 Near Rim Clash?
Replies: 2
Views: 165

Re: Another Darkside Illusion? 1922-S

i usually get a well-ventillated area with a jar of acetone, with a lid and let the coin just sit in there for a while, minutes, hours, days, depending on how difficult crap like that is to get off. usually a q-tip dipped in acetone and a light spinning motion will tell ya if it is easy or difficult...
by pup_picker
Thu Oct 29, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1934-P VAM 1F
Replies: 8
Views: 186

Re: 1934-P VAM 1F

is this the vam that was purported to be counterfeited. something seems really familiar with it but it has been several years it seems. i was even thinking about it a few weeks ago.
by pup_picker
Tue Oct 27, 2020 1:10 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1921-P Hair Gouge
Replies: 3
Views: 107

Re: 1921-P Hair Gouge

looks like pmd or strike-through. can't really tell. images too small & blurry.
by pup_picker
Sun Oct 25, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: New Counterfeit Peace Dollar for the Collection
Replies: 20
Views: 508

Re: New Counterfeit Peace Dollar for the Collection

pretty nice one too. i bet that would fly through most shops and be never the wiser.
by pup_picker
Sun Oct 25, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: 1880 vam 7 pcgs ms 61
Replies: 4
Views: 250

Re: 1880 vam 7 pcgs ms 61

DHalladay wrote:
Thu Oct 22, 2020 4:51 pm
and it may have been a decent buy judging from the previous record:
probably. 2 in unc pc, no unc registry. not many top 100 to claim so few in unc.
by pup_picker
Sun Oct 25, 2020 1:07 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: 2020 VSS/PCGS Bulk Submission #4 Closed
Replies: 37
Views: 2164

Re: 2020 VSS/PCGS Bulk Submission #4 Closed

thank goodness. my fingernails can't take any more of this!!!
by pup_picker
Fri Oct 23, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Not secure !!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 324

Re: Not secure !!!!

DHalladay wrote:
Fri Oct 23, 2020 3:22 pm
Here is mine just now:
interesting. it has the phpbb look to it. what brower/os?

here is windows/firefox.
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by pup_picker
Thu Oct 22, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1889-P VAM-23A Grade is in
Replies: 40
Views: 767

Re: 1889-P VAM-23A Grade is in

gratz!

thanks to cheap silver dollar boxes!

finding treasure in innocuous places and plain sight.
by pup_picker
Thu Oct 22, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: FS: A Bunch of PCGS VAMs (updated 10/20)
Replies: 4
Views: 570

Re: FS: A Bunch of PCGS VAMs (updated 10/20)

nice bunch you have there and fantastic presentation!
by pup_picker
Wed Oct 21, 2020 1:59 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: .
Replies: 1
Views: 132

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by pup_picker
Sun Oct 18, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Interesting 1923D W Missing info on the pages David Close Help
Replies: 2
Views: 174

Re: Interesting 1923D W Missing info on the pages David Close Help

looks like to me the E1 is listed for obv break, which it mentions specifically in the obv descript and the E2 is listed for the rev break which is mentioned in the rev description. looks like a simple situation of incomplete information being posted on the page. yet again. even after all these many...
by pup_picker
Thu Sep 24, 2020 9:37 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1881-S Counter Clash?
Replies: 3
Views: 149

Re: 1881-S Counter Clash?

i agree with vampicker. the coin was hit and metal was pushed. you can see that in one of the nice closeups.
by pup_picker
Mon Sep 21, 2020 2:08 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Onliest I found so far
Replies: 34
Views: 1226

Re: Onliest I found so far

no break in the wreath, only one can it be....

nice pick.