Post By ArkieBassMan
Aug 10, 2012, 12:12 AM
Foreign coins in rolls to look for?
Noticed quite a few canadian pennies in my copper box today. Any other foreign coins to be on the look for and in what rolls typically?
Aug 10, 2012, 12:29 AM
There are too many to list that you could potentially find. Many are neat, but pretty much worthless. Although it is quite possible to find foreign silver. When unsure, I use this site to see what they're made of: Search for a coin - Numista
Aug 10, 2012, 02:10 AM
Originally Posted by sheepdog_tx
If you don't find your coin there, you can ask me (I have a Krause book).
Originally Posted by ArkieBassMan
1/100 of an American dollar is a cent. It is NOT a penny. The word penny is used by several other countries, such as Great Britain, to denote their smallest denomination. In order to be numismatically correct, you must use the term cent to describe the American coin.
Aug 10, 2012, 06:17 AM
Aug 11, 2012, 03:27 PM
I save all foreigns I find unless they are beat up really bad. Save them all. You got them for a penny, or a nickel.
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Silver Dimes: 1
Aug 11, 2012, 03:30 PM
Start off by saving ALL Foreign coins.
After 1 year, if you are a normal hunter, you may have a coffee can fulll + -
Then, just ask Sag
BTW, theres a bank in Seattle that takees Canadian coin and bills at full face for Zero fee. I'm about to cash in 50 or so dollars!
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