A new reference manual for all of us!
Opened two completely opposite rolls of pennies
Could I offer anyone a fine taco?
Dad: Found a penny for you. Looks a little off center to me.
Special menu at a local restaurant.
My wife made me this for our anniversary!
Got short changed at Tescos
Well, now we know who's been flooding the Coinstar
Found These Buried In A Metal Can On An Old Homestead
One Year Makes A Hell Of A Difference
This £10 gold 'nugget' fits inside the £5 silver 'collar' to make a £15 coin. Which I think is kinda cool.
I always love finding proofs in the till
Gold coin found in garden, need help identifying
Basically how we all got into coin collecting
Poland once had a potato as their king.
Paid for this morning's coffee with cash. This was in the change.
How to Speak eBay: Coin Edition
Someone paid for their McDonald's with a roll of steel pennies.
Someone was complaining that I was touching a modern proof quarter with my hands yesterday. So I did this.
Found at the bank
My grandfather passed away on the 9th, he was the one who got me into coin collecting, and his father got him into coin collecting. Today I received the family collection - here is a quick pic of some of the silver.
Worn silver is the best silver
Collection from one year working as a bank teller
Check out what I just found at work!
PCGS just posted this.
The worst crime of them all
That’s a great idea!
Glad I paid cash
My smallest silver coin: Lesbos Hemiobol (350-250 BCE, 7mm, .44 g)
Garage sale find - paid $1
My collection isn't worth shit but he's super excited to study them
S Tier Meme
Found these in a drawer of an old piece of furniture.
I'd like to report a murder.
How lucky am I?
I just wanted to share with you this 89 BC Roman silver coin that I found this morning during our archaeological excavation!
Found this in a 5lb. bag of wheat pennies.
Probably one people don’t see too often, grandfathers coin for helping work on Apollo 11.
An 1858-O Half Dollar found at my Great Aunt’s farmhouse.
An expertly-crafted title
I had a request for more proofs. I give you my 1869 H10C
When you run out of design ideas
Thought this might fit here (x-post)
At age 13, this is my entire collection
Happy 11th birthday, r/coins! April 22nd!
My 10 yr old in his happy place
1893 World's Columbian Exposition elongated 1892 Barber Dime graded MS64.
Half of my restaurant staff thought this penny was a fake........
Builders of old war planes used to sometimes affix a penny to the engine to mark the plane’s year of manufacture. This image is from the Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum in CA.
Cleaning out my Mother in Law’s attic, found in an old box.
This but unironically
I searched over $500 in quarters with no luck. Randomly walked over to McDonald's for a drink and found this bad boy in my change.
Got my first gold today! 😍
Finally finished my Sacagawea proof set. Some may say they have no value and are low in demand. Maybe true. But I started collecting these because of the history. There is quite a story behind her and what she did in her short 25 year life. Thanks for looking.
I think I just got a bicentennial proof in change.
Stopped in a local shop to sell some gold and found this beauty.
Who likes Irish coins with shamrocks? I like Irish coins with shamrocks!
Found metal detecting :)
Got this back in my change instead of a dime!
This is how I feel learning about my coins
Cheap USB microscope takes pretty good pictures for $30
Found a pickle jar today....
Customer at my bank deposited these for face value. Didn’t care that I suggested they look up their value.
A very early example of machine-made coinage: 1628 English Pattern Halfcrown
Some proofs I’m releasing into circulation to promote the hobby. Bon voyage coins!
All found in a single day metal detecting in Vermont, USA!
Just carved this pumpkin. Happy Halloween!
How to describe coin collecting to a friend.
I didn’t know the US Mint still produced half cents!
Today I found a 1907 Indian head penny in a parking lot.
It finally happened! After 10 years working a till I finally got paid with a silver quarter.
My “largest” coin purchase to date, a 35lb Rai (Yap) Stone!
Paid $5.99 at my gas station and this was the penny I got for change.
Girlfriend text me found these under the sink in my new house, want them? I say YES PLEASE!
My first Mercury Dime!
Another attic find today..
A little coinstar silver today
It's not much, but it's my first silver quarter!
George V: Bronze, Silver, and Finally Gold
A passed down peace dollar my great grandfather gave to my grandpa when we was 5. He has been carrying it every day ever since, he even brought it to Vietnam when he served in the war. Today he passed it down to me.
Well what do we have here. Bank roll full of buffalo nickels. What should I look for?
Went to the bank... They had $500 in half's all sealed in 1978. Wish me luck
Found a WWII era uniform in the trash! This was inside the zipper pocket.
Got this guy in my change today. Snickers are sweeter with a little bit of silver.
Found this 1954 Half Dollar in the coin return of a Counstar machine today. I don't know a ton about coins but this seems pretty cool.
Finds from half a year as a cashier!
I found this REALLY neat error online
Found inside a wall at a house I'm renovating. Oldest coin I've ever found!
This could keep my entertained for hours...
Sometimes it feels this way. (Meme)
Any help with this one? I thought it might be a massive die crack, but a friend told me it’s most likely PMD. (1971 D Half)
Coinstar find.... I'm seriously about to faint from shock.
Just found this
1919 DDO Mercury Dime FS-101 picked searching dimes - Population Now 20!
Italy had some lovely coins 100 years ago.
Just made my post the other day about those Indian Heads and not being a collector, then just now decided to check my pocket change for the hell of it and found a 39 Wheatie!
Thought I'd share my silver tray
Just picked up this beautifully toned 2 Shu!
Received this as a tip the other night 1oz of Troy silver with the Aztec calendar this ones a keeper
Walmart coinstar find
Went out camping in Pittsburgh, metal detector pick this up. Oldest quarter I've ever found!
This 1937 proof wheat cent graded PR65RB by PCGS. Possibly one of the nicest toned proof wheat cent.
Me first dime! (Stone coin from Smithsonian)
A customer told me it's your lucky day, and then paid for cigarettes with $6 in 40% halves and one silver quarter. My lucky day indeed
My rarest coin
Found this ‘vintage’ silver dollar on eBay, it was so bad I had to buy it
The r/coins bingo
Found a vending machine in Saint Petersburg that sells foreign (and Russian) currency!!
It has finally happened!! (found a collection dump)
Just got this dime. In God we trust off center
My 3-year-old thinks that Daniel Tiger's trolley is on the back of the cent.
50th birthday to myself: finally have a $20 St. Gaudens
Treasure chest in an old desk
I found a proof in my change!!!!!!!
It be like that sometimes
My great grandma’s Indian head penny collection that I just found in my grandpa’s attic
Thanks to that post I checked my drawer and found a W mint mark quarter !
First proof quarter found in circulation! Never thought I'd come across one
2019 dollar coin design celebrating Apollo 50th anniversary
Found 11 wheat pennies in this bunch. I clean the vacuums out at a car wash. The rest of the coins totaled $204. This is after a year of cleaning.
I asked my bank if the had any halves. $520 in the vault. $500 in clad, $10 in 40%, $10 in 90%. Was so excited hunting in the parking lot when I opened the roll and saw a Walker right on top!!!
My favorite word in the coin world... “Cent”!
846 pennies and several hours of gluing later...
After a long day at work, i come home and mom hands these to me, “ i got these in my change at the store today! “ thanks mom.
An update on the $800 coin my grandmother bought in 1977: she found the set!
All the silver coins i have found in just under a year working at a gas station
Double Struck Rotated In Collar 1998-S Lincoln Proof Cent
Wish this deal was still around...
95% Off-Center Copper Cent - My Son Bought At Local Coin Show Today
In China, they use tiny men to help make coins.
Found these coins down the side of a second hand couch
Mail call! On the darkest day of the year in Seattle, the sun came!
Special find doing some roll hunting last night - an entire roll of Mercury Dimes. It was this coin that I found in pocket change back in the day that got me interested in coins and coin collecting.
Finally got nice photos of one of my favorite US Type pieces. 1864 2 Cent Piece!
Found 63 40% silver halves today at the bank :)
For people that have trouble distinguishing doubling.
How to take closeup pictures of a coin.
I just dug up a Coinstar machine in my backyard and all this was in the reject tray! My hands are shaking!
A leprechaun gave me this 100 year old coin on Saturday
Picked these out of the foreign coin bin for 10¢ a piece!
My Grandma just handed me an envelope full of “dimes rejected by the coin star machine”
Just found this worn Barber Quarter in a DQ parking lot. My day has rapidly improved.
Went through my collection and found an 1847 (brothel?) coin
My HS art teacher gave me a mercury dime on my first day of senior year today!
[Humor] Hey guys I just found this. Is this a Double Die or machine doubling?
Today's coinstar find!