The Stamp and Coin Place Blog: connecting the past and present of stamp and coin collecting, and looking to the future.

Friday Odds and Ends, August 26

 

 

A reader in Japan sent us a big box of cookies shaped like historical Japanese coins! Thank you!

 

 

Numismatic News discusses the challenge of communicating coin details with those who are not versed in the jargon.

 

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A new coin collector brought two coins to the ANA “Meet the Expert” session at the recent Anaheim coin show, thinking they might be worth up to $3,000. Imagine his surprise when one was a Morgan dollar valued at $53,000!

 

 

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The Darke County Coin Club presented a generous donation to the Greenville Public Library, to fund the purchase of books and DVDs about coins and coin collecting.

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