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Coin Collecting

Discussion in 'Members' Lounge' started by corvetteguy78, Mar 6, 2009.

  1. corvetteguy78

    corvetteguy78 Well-Known Member VIP

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    So i have 0 experience or knowledge in this field but i was drunk the other night(before i was laid off) and saw this on TV so i ordered it, I figured it was an investment rather then a purchase. Anyone think it will be worth anything?

    Presidential Dollar Completion Program | The Franklin Mint
     
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    well i dont think you can really spend it so idk
     
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    Well yeah I don't think they are meant to be spent, they are suppose to be collected....I heard coin collecting is a good investment type hobbie...maybe i should read more, or drank less :p
     
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    drunk dialing HSN and QVC FTL!!! :lol:
     
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    Well it was a commercial from The Franklin Mint so there!
     
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    dude, you were drunk.

    you are going to end up with a box of 13 dildos, 300 condoms, and 30 love lotions.
     
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    wait thoough, is this a bad thing? Sex party myplace?
     
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    it makes for a good thread. ask me how i know...
     
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    how do you know?
     
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    This just reminded me, I am in the middle of moving and last night I was getting the civic ready to be trailered and I found a silver dollar coin dated 1921 or 1919 I believe, anyone know off hand if it's worth any money? I found it laying in the trunk along with two other silver dollar coins from the early 70's. They are significantly different in size.
     
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    1919 silver dollars don't exist.

    1921s could either be a morgan or a peace dollar.

    the peace is worth far more than the morgan of that year. but, it all depends on condition. it's at least worth 10 bucks.


    early 70's are ike dollars. they aren't silver and are worth about $1 in average circulating condition.
     
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    I didnt figure that the 70's would be worth anything.
    I believe that it was a 1921...
    Im about to head back over to my house to grab some more stuff and take my front bumber off my car and rear lip (for the trailer) I will grab it, I just stuck it them in the console.
    Im in the middle of googling it and checking it out, how can you tell the difference in the peace and the morgan city and where it was made... and wtf are all the diffferent grades?

    edit: ok I see the difference in the morgan and the peace. the one I have is the morgan
    here's where im looking: http://www.us-coin-values-advisor.com/silver-dollar-values.html#1928

    looks like some of the morgans are worth more than the peace
     
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    yeah, but not the 21's. 21's were the highest production year of morgans after a 18 year hiatus of making silver dollars during WWI

    the CC's (carson city mint) is where the $$$$$ is at. $100 a coin in SHIT condition.
     
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    Interesting...
    It shows that the SanFran mint holds a higher worth than the CC
    I dont know too much about this but I love to learn new things.
    It's pretty neat and definitely worth looking to.
    Im looking at the grading now and its probably somewhere EF-30 and a VF-40
     
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    21 morgan in the fine range is worth about $30-$50 ish
     
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    neat-o bandito ^_^
    suppose that it's better than being just worth $1
     
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    it will melt for around $10 alone :)
     
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