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by troubadour
Sun Apr 05, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: Canadian Banknotes
Topic: 1954 Star note
Replies: 3
Views: 66

Re: 1954 Star note

hi again

i'm not good with banknotes but maybe $20 to $40 based on the condition
by troubadour
Sun Apr 05, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: Grading Help
Topic: Help grading a 1936 dime.
Replies: 5
Views: 93

Re: Help grading a 1936 dime.

welcome smoke

i'd say EF-40 :Lecture:
by troubadour
Thu Mar 26, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Canadian Banknotes
Topic: Bill grading question!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 129

Re: Bill grading question!!!

i sometime see certified banknotes removed from their holders for sell
banknotes in pictures always look better than with them in hands
i rarely buy banknotes on ebay for this reason
by troubadour
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:14 am
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: half lives of coins
Replies: 3
Views: 107

Re: half lives of coins

https://www.usmint.gov/learn/kids/collecting/five-facts-of-collecting How long does a penny remain in circulation? On average, a penny remains in circulation for 40 years. Talk about getting your money’s worth! https://www.federalreserve.gov/faqs/how-long-is-the-life-span-of-us-paper-money.htm How l...
by troubadour
Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: 50 cents
Topic: 1946 50 cent Design???
Replies: 5
Views: 1773

Re: 1946 50 cent Design???

1950 design isn't a the same as the 1946 hoof one.

no design picture here:
https://www.coinsandcanada.com/coins-pr ... -1937-1952

and below a 1950 50-cents with design
by troubadour
Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Sell, Buy and Trade
Topic: Concave/Convex Double Struck Canadian cent 1973?
Replies: 2
Views: 1178

Re: Concave/Convex Double Struck Canadian cent 1973?

PMD. this isn't worth more than 1 cent. sry
by troubadour
Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1971 1c coin
Replies: 3
Views: 1350

Re: 1971 1c coin

machine doubling. here's a picture to help you.
by troubadour
Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: 2 dollars
Topic: DDay toonie prices
Replies: 1
Views: 1544

Re: DDay toonie prices

$25 to $35 seems ok for a MS-64 certified one right know. should drop to $20 to $30 in the following months as more colored are certified. my two cents
by troubadour
Sun Feb 23, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: Canadian Tokens and Medals
Topic: 2006 breast cancer test piece coin
Replies: 4
Views: 1656

Re: 2006 breast cancer test piece coin

thx for sharing

you might one to certify it or put it in a rigid slab if its that rare or valuable
by troubadour
Fri Feb 21, 2020 7:00 am
Forum: 10 cents
Topic: 1937 dime
Replies: 7
Views: 10693

Re: 1937 dime

Other examples from this website:

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by troubadour
Tue Feb 18, 2020 7:21 am
Forum: 10 cents
Topic: 1937 dime
Replies: 7
Views: 10693

Re: 1937 dime

looks like a ghosting effect
by troubadour
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: Are some things boring?
Replies: 4
Views: 1283

Re: Are some things boring?

JNOD wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:07 am
This seems to be the gold standard - is there a way to identify such varieties??
Knowledge and research. :Lecture:
by troubadour
Thu Feb 13, 2020 6:58 am
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: Are some things boring?
Replies: 4
Views: 1283

Re: Are some things boring?

these kind of errors (die cracks, chips,...) aren't popular. they are sometime fun to see or look at but there are so many of them thats why catalogs and books aren't pricing them. this is a niche market and even whales don't care about them when building a set registry or any other collection. erro...
by troubadour
Tue Feb 04, 2020 3:06 pm
Forum: Canadian Banknotes
Topic: Are these miscuts?
Replies: 3
Views: 1179

Re: Are these miscuts?

I can do this to any banknote I own. miscut or not, doesnt add value