Show mw your OT picks

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bhinkle
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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by bhinkle » Thu Mar 12, 2020 9:11 am

A long time ago in my wilder days
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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by pup_picker » Fri Mar 13, 2020 2:29 pm

collectinsince65 wrote:
Mon Mar 09, 2020 9:32 pm
Here a recent addition of mine

and a nice mpd? looks like a big 1 above the date. almost pondered an overstruck coin but don't see any other details.

love those cwt.

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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by collectinsince65 » Fri Mar 13, 2020 3:47 pm

@pup_picker
Yep it does appear to have a nice MPD well north. Pretty cool cwt

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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by fogie » Fri Mar 13, 2020 8:47 pm

Gold - Yes

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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by DHalladay » Fri Mar 13, 2020 9:45 pm

Found this in a Heritage auction. Have since had the "Hand Engraved Initials" attribution added:

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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by collectinsince65 » Fri Mar 13, 2020 10:58 pm

Missed hearing about this one Dennis. Very nice

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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by vampicker » Sat Mar 14, 2020 12:13 am

That Civil war token has the initial H above the date, for the engraver Horter. It's known as Fuld 93/362a.

Since I opened my mouth, I might as well show a couple of my own....
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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by bhinkle » Sun Mar 15, 2020 1:14 am

I added this beautifully toned and well struck 1917 D PCGSMS65, buffalo nickel to my collection awhile back.
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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by Kurt28 » Sun Mar 15, 2020 2:52 pm

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China, Empire.
1 Cash
Late Tang Dynasty
Ca. 732-907 AD
Hartill # 14.8u

Legend has it that the crescent mark at the top of the reverse was caused when the Princess was presented with the wax models for inspection, and she touched it with her fingernail.

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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by DHalladay » Sun Mar 15, 2020 9:18 pm

Found the 1940-P recently in a parking lot.
My wife just got the 1944-S in change.

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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by VernP » Fri Mar 20, 2020 1:19 am

Bought some glass but not for looking at coins
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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by bhinkle » Fri Mar 20, 2020 10:04 am

Awhile back, I was lucky enough to find and win, this lightly toned PROOF 1913 buffalo T-1 nickel PCGSPR66
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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by vamsterdam » Sun Mar 22, 2020 2:04 am

i'm finally getting caught up on things around here and am trying to add a few pictures to this thread. we'll see what happens tomorrow. one that I want to shoot is a 1914 5c pcgs64 with color. it is a super clash and counterclash. it has a counterclashed U of UNITED on the reverse.

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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by Longstrider » Sun Mar 22, 2020 7:36 pm

My wife's collecting these. Here is her old 1790's British Pidcock Conder Token. She/we have another one at NGC now getting slabbed and graded.. Thanks🐍
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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by vampicker » Sun Mar 22, 2020 8:39 pm

Great token - love the misspelled 'exibition'
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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by bhinkle » Sun Mar 29, 2020 7:17 pm

I was at a coin show, in Columbus, Ohio, a long time ago and
saw Larry Briggs, at a table and bought this beautifully toned
and very lustrous 1915 S SEGSMS65 buffalo nickel, from him.
On all of my other buffalo nickels, I had copied and saved the
seller's professional photos, but on this 1915 S, I used my hand
helded digital camera, to try and capture the luster and gold toning.
Bert
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Re: Show mw your OT picks

Post by vamsterdam » Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:26 pm

Might need help figuring out how to post pictures from an iphone. Format does not look similar to what shows up in my laptop.

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