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Canadian Masterpiece

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You have to give Canada props for this amazing coin they made back in 2007.  What a dream it would be to own this beauty.   Enjoy!

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May 8, 2015 at 5:08 am

Gold Gold Gold

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May 3, 2015 at 12:46 am

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United States Mint 2015 Proof Coin Set

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SAN FRANCISCO •S•

The much-anticipated 2015 United States Mint Proof Set is here — complete with 14 coins in proof finish each bearing the “S” mint mark of the United States Mint at San Francisco! Included are four Presidential $1 Coins, five coins from the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program, one Native American $1 Coin, one Kennedy half dollar, one Roosevelt dime, one Jefferson nickel and one Lincoln penny. This set is available today!  Buy It Now!

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Happy Birthday, Mr. President!

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Commemorate the birth of our longest-serving president with this set, which includes proof coins, silver and bronze medals, and postage stamps. The Roosevelt coins, medals and stamps are displayed in a rich green folder covered in a soft-touch material with a handsome textured look that is very gift-worthy.  Buy It Now!

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

February 16, 2015 at 9:17 am

Coins Galore.

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Who doesn’t love coins galore!

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Greetings my friends.

The gusting wind was so disruptive the other night that many obstacles, mostly broken branches and wheely bins, were scattered across lawns and pavements and needed careful avoidance, as I took out my little dog Sam, for his early morning walk. The wind was still very strong but not too cold and I couldn’t keep my mind from wandering to thoughts about Blackpool beach, rough sea’s and churned up sand (and finds!).

Low water was at high noon and as it was only 5-00am, I had plenty of time to get ready and drink my usual 3 or 4 cups of tea. I eventually set off about 9 o’clock and as the traffic was light, I was passing the recently closed Blackpool International Airport, in only 30 minutes. Five or so minutes after that, I pulled up at my usual parking space, opposite south pier and as…

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

January 23, 2015 at 8:01 pm

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American Eagle 2014 One Ounce Platinum Proof Coin

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The 2014 American Eagle one ounce platinum proof coin commemorates the sixth and final principle of the Preamble Series, “To Secure the Blessings of Liberty to Ourselves and our Posterity.” Each 2014 American Eagle one ounce platinum proof coin contains 99.95 percent platinum and is packaged in a custom–designed portfolio presentation case.

Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 23, 2014 at 12:00 pm

The Top 10 Most Valuable Coins In The World | James Bucki

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This list of the most valuable coins in the world features coins that were actually sold and the prices that they realized. There are coins that are unique, housed in museums and will never be available for sale to the general public. Since these coins are considered “priceless” they are not included in this list of the world’s most valuable coins. All prices listed are in U.S. dollars and include any auction fees and commissions that were charged to the buyer.

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