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by morganman
Tue Nov 20, 2018 10:59 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1882-O/S VAM-5 EDS...
Replies: 5
Views: 2849

Re: 1882-O/S VAM-5 EDS...

No question about the ear being vam 5- i love O/S examples that really have tons of rust pimples eviden
by morganman
Tue Nov 20, 2018 3:43 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1882-O VAM-38B... Picture Dump of Close-Up Details...
Replies: 7
Views: 3966

Re: 1882-O 38B... Picture Dump of Close-Up Details...

Super great job on pick and pictures. I love this coin period. Take a close look at reverse eagle etc and view the rust pimples just like the 1882 o/s series. Sometimes the 38 B will display rust pimples on the OBV as well. As the self appointed 1882 o/s King (LOL) with over 2500 examples Yrs ago i ...
by morganman
Mon Nov 19, 2018 6:02 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: E bay offerings & caution
Replies: 7
Views: 3780

Re: E bay offerings & caution

i admittingly missed it in grade so bad im terrible Embarrased. LOL Goes to show how subjective grading is- but not that bad He-he Juan has been around a long time & wins the prize here- darn it---lol This miss by me will simply serve to make me better - especially on tougher S coins like this 83-s ...
by morganman
Sun Nov 18, 2018 4:02 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: E bay offerings & caution
Replies: 7
Views: 3780

Re: E bay offerings & caution

WOW- JUAN xf45???? Guess i need new glasses?????????
Sure hope your way wrong LOL cant wait to hear the old holder grade !!!!!!!!
by morganman
Sun Nov 18, 2018 12:06 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: 1882 O Die Work Needed???
Replies: 0
Views: 1093

1882 O Die Work Needed???

Lot work been accomplished on 1882 0/S In as much as i fell in vamlust with the 1882 O vam 38B - several PUPS similiar to O/S have come to attention. 1. 38B shares rev rusty eagle & some have obv rust 2. 2-3 more pups similiar to o/s I forget just now as its been several months since i really looked...
by morganman
Sat Nov 17, 2018 11:51 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: A few for Sale
Replies: 6
Views: 3707

Re: A few for Sale

UPDATE OF SALES 1882 O/S Anacs 63 EDS SOLD NGC 63 EDS SOLD 2- NICE ONES FOR SALE 1882 O/S Anacs newly graded au55 details Vam 4 EDS Super tough find- $5600 value 2015 vam View for uncleaned Seems a good value at my posted price even if details graded 1883 -0 PCGS ms63 vam 22A Clashed E rev great coi...
by morganman
Sat Nov 17, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: E bay offerings & caution
Replies: 7
Views: 3780

E bay offerings & caution

We all see great buys on Morgans/Vams mostly due to mkt weakness and lack of discretionary funds from the general public. One such great example is the 1882 O in ms65 which in prior yrs wasnt offered to often and when seen commanded a healty premium. I just pulled e bay up and over 50 examples in 65...
by morganman
Sat Nov 17, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Grade Opinions
Replies: 28
Views: 11632

Re: Grade Opinions

problem free- not in my eyes lol- Those rev scratches sure look deep enough to call cleaned??
What a great example to hone in your grading skills
by morganman
Sat Nov 17, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Grade Opinions
Replies: 28
Views: 11632

Re: Grade Opinions

Russ & Fellow vam weenies lol ; This is truly a CC with lots going on Obv field looks PL until you see the regular strike underneath in field Lib is bold enough to 64 but field marks are to numerious so i put at 63 with no PL or dmpl rev- sure shows black enough fields to go DMPL but fields show man...
by morganman
Sat Nov 17, 2018 3:49 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: O/T LATE GENE HENRY
Replies: 3
Views: 2214

O/T LATE GENE HENRY

This time of yr seems appropriate for this as Gene Henry, dealer extrodianaire (excuse spelling) loved packing and setting up at fall Las Vegas show. As an kinda after thought GENE amassed over 100,000 ++beloved Morgans and was instrumental in bringing vams to light, although kept a very low profile...
by morganman
Sat Nov 17, 2018 3:18 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Remberance of a dandy- late GENE Henry O/T KINDA
Replies: 2
Views: 1729

Remberance of a dandy- late GENE Henry O/T KINDA

I post here because more members will see this

As it pertains to B/S please view it their= LATE GENE HENRY STORIES
by morganman
Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:03 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 2 vary nice Pick ups tonight
Replies: 6
Views: 3065

Re: 2 vary nice Pick ups tonight

Russ- Great picks that look great ATTRIB 3A???? what slab??
Im the o/s king and 1-ms60 3a is my highest with but 2- au58 and down
many have all the great clashes but no US hair vee

congrads scott hobbs
by morganman
Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:02 am
Forum: What's it Worth?
Topic: 1889 23A
Replies: 20
Views: 9644

Re: 1889 23A

At some point one decides to let go of a few. yes the 28A is super cool/special
but i could not see myself keeping it just to have it. So i just sold my au58
Thanks to the buyer who will use it in a important set
by morganman
Sun Nov 11, 2018 11:20 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1880-p need help on this one. Doubling shots
Replies: 11
Views: 5412

Re: 1880-p need help on this one. Doubling shots

IF all in date are doubled try v 5 6 10 if right wing (viewers left)has die scratches 1/3 up from bottom=v5
if clashed =5b

Minor lamination B IMHO
by morganman
Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Just for fun...what would you?
Replies: 17
Views: 7410

Re: Just for fun...what would you?

THE 1889 23A is of course on almost everybodys list natrually as the pinnacle variety This old collector is super fortunate by mistake to own not 1 but 2 A raw from my oldtime bulk inventory that graded 62 PCGS with SPL surfaces A pcgs 58 bought from grants pass oregon coin show for greysheet I have...
by morganman
Sun Nov 11, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: O/T COINS & PARADISE CA Devastating wild fire
Replies: 6
Views: 3619

Re: O/T COINS & PARADISE CA Devastating wild fire

I forgot to mention that my home in Paradise is a second home and my principal residence is in Oregon. We knew fire was coming so i was able to empty the home of all contents. Some were not so lucky and hard headed so they paid the price. Removing the basement safes took an act of congress. Now the ...
by morganman
Sun Nov 11, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: O/T COINS & PARADISE CA Devastating wild fire
Replies: 6
Views: 3619

O/T COINS & PARADISE CA Devastating wild fire

O/T KINDA BUT: Wildfire destroys town of Paradise Calif 6700 homes destroyed - Lives lost- Tradgedy For yrs now i have enyoyed a tranquil/beautiful Cedar home i built in Paradise nestled within pines and setting on a creek. I built a bunker basement using concrete block - and fire retardent insulati...
by morganman
Thu Nov 08, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1921-P help needed
Replies: 13
Views: 6513

Re: 1921-P help needed

Congrads Dennis- That is a real dandy- Thanks Mitch for helping Dennis on Attrib
I love die cracks- especially intersecting bold ones- and of course i am a vam weenie & proud
morgan pappa LOL
by morganman
Thu Nov 08, 2018 1:28 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: 1923 Peace Dollar NGC MS 66 Top 50 Vam 1O Bar Wing LDS
Replies: 2
Views: 2081

Re: VAMs

yea- I saw you liquidating & wondered????/ Us vam weenies/morgan Folk are truly addicted to the thrill of the treasure hunt My Morgan insanity is now 54 yrs pickin/searching/buying/ selling Congrads on your sales and may the morgan god help you find more in the thrill of the hunt God Bless
by morganman
Wed Nov 07, 2018 12:46 am
Forum: What's it Worth?
Topic: Is $110 too much for this?
Replies: 11
Views: 6047

Re: Is $110 too much for this?

Great coin- I am the worlds Morgan sucker for these great clashers & E's
$110 in 64-- YEP YEP & YEP