A new reference manual for all of us!
Opened two completely opposite rolls of pennies
My wife made me this for our anniversary!
Dad: Found a penny for you. Looks a little off center to me.
I always love finding proofs in the till
One Year Makes A Hell Of A Difference
Well, now we know who's been flooding the Coinstar
Paid for this morning's coffee with cash. This was in the change.
Worn silver is the best silver
Check out what I just found at work!
Collection from one year working as a bank teller
Someone was complaining that I was touching a modern proof quarter with my hands yesterday. So I did this.
Found at the bank
The worst crime of them all
Found these in a drawer of an old piece of furniture.
My collection isn't worth shit but he's super excited to study them
Gold coin found in garden, need help identifying
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.
Glad I paid cash
Thought this might fit here (x-post)
Found this in a 5lb. bag of wheat pennies.
I had a request for more proofs. I give you my 1869 H10C
1893 World's Columbian Exposition elongated 1892 Barber Dime graded MS64.
Half of my restaurant staff thought this penny was a fake........
That’s a great idea!
Stopped in a local shop to sell some gold and found this beauty.
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.
I think I just got a bicentennial proof in change.
When you run out of design ideas
Who likes Irish coins with shamrocks? I like Irish coins with shamrocks!
I just wanted to share with you this 89 BC Roman silver coin that I found this morning during our archaeological excavation!
Happy 11th birthday, r/coins! April 22nd!
Found a pickle jar today....
All found in a single day metal detecting in Vermont, USA!
Found metal detecting :)
A very early example of machine-made coinage: 1628 English Pattern Halfcrown
This but unironically
Probably one people don’t see too often, grandfathers coin for helping work on Apollo 11.
Today I found a 1907 Indian head penny in a parking lot.
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.
Cheap USB microscope takes pretty good pictures for $30
Another attic find today..
How to describe coin collecting to a friend.
George V: Bronze, Silver, and Finally Gold
Coinstar find.... I'm seriously about to faint from shock.
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!
1919 DDO Mercury Dime FS-101 picked searching dimes - Population Now 20!
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
Just picked up this beautifully toned 2 Shu!
It finally happened! After 10 years working a till I finally got paid with a silver quarter.
Thought I'd share my silver tray
Just found this
Girlfriend text me found these under the sink in my new house, want them? I say YES PLEASE!
Found a vending machine in Saint Petersburg that sells foreign (and Russian) currency!!
It's not much, but it's my first silver quarter!
Treasure chest in an old desk
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)
846 pennies and several hours of gluing later...
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!!!
In China, they use tiny men to help make coins.
Walmart coinstar find
2019 dollar coin design celebrating Apollo 50th anniversary
Found these coins down the side of a second hand couch
It be like that sometimes
50th birthday to myself: finally have a $20 St. Gaudens
My rarest coin
Mail call! On the darkest day of the year in Seattle, the sun came!
Received this as a tip the other night 1oz of Troy silver with the Aztec calendar this ones a keeper
Found inside a wall at a house I'm renovating. Oldest coin I've ever found!
Just got this dime. In God we trust off center
Finally got nice photos of one of my favorite US Type pieces. 1864 2 Cent Piece!
An update on the $800 coin my grandmother bought in 1977: she found the set!
The r/coins bingo
All the silver coins i have found in just under a year working at a gas station
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.
How to take closeup pictures of a coin.
Double Struck Rotated In Collar 1998-S Lincoln Proof Cent
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.
Picked these out of the foreign coin bin for 10¢ a piece!
A leprechaun gave me this 100 year old coin on Saturday
Silver German Eagles is my latest collecting theme. [AIC]
I just dug up a Coinstar machine in my backyard and all this was in the reject tray! My hands are shaking!
My parents gave me my first Morgan dollar for Christmas
My friend in Argentina carved this! I think it would be a great design for a new penny!
Found in one of my grandfathers boxes. Tonight will be fun!
Lodge buffalo nickel skillet
I dontated 45 hobo nickels i carved to the American Numismatic Association.
Went to the bank and picked up a box of pennies. I found an entire roll of 1958 wheat backs as shiny as I’ve ever seen!
One of my favorite errors I own
Wish this deal was still around...
Those moments you really want to burgle a public museum (Roman coins (siliquiae? @ Museum of Scotland)
Found a 1990 Chinese coin while penny roll hunting!
Accidentally hit report and found that these are all hilarious.
Coin star ain’t no joke. 3 years worth of finds
My friend got this from his Mom yesterday. Thought you all might like it.
My wife and I were cleaning our house and found this 1839 dime.
My collection. I like them on display.
Grandpa left me his inheritance. Know anything about these? Never seen them before.
Thought you all might enjoy seeing my collection of American Eagles. Currently at 17 different coins.
I have almost filled a 5 gallon bucket with wheat cents. It currently weighs more than 150 pounds.
My 1964 silver quarter ring
My mom almost spent this on Wendy's frys. 😳 Saved it when I heard the clink.
Just swapped this coin, I love its shape ! What are your preferred strange shape coins ?
1908 German 3 Mark coin with 'pop-out' Kaiser Wilhelm, Can anyone explain why this was done?
I realized I found my steel penny roughly four years ago today
Inherited a full book of Morgan Silver Dollars, wanted to share this centerpiece (1893-S)
Pretty lucky day in the till at work!
My local museum has a 1856 flying eagle cent. Only 2,000 were ever minted, making this coin worth over five thousand dollars.
The most beat-up quarter I’ve ever found
A donut shop where I live is throwing in wheat pennies all week for national coin week.
Got a nice tip today
Coin collector's gumball machine at a Pilot truck stop on I-75
I found an Eight Reales!
One of my favorite coins in my fathers collection. 1602 Sword and Sceptre.
99% of the time there's nothing in the coinstar.. Then there's these. Couldn't believe my eyes.
Racketeer Nickel set
Got a Whole box of 2019s and found a W ender already
Found this one yesterday while looking thru a bag a half dollars at work.
Victorian Sterling silver sovereign coin case holding some eagles.
Picked up this beauty a few days ago.
I found this in an airport on the ground! 1943 Steel.
My bank called me to say someone had cashed in their late grandma's collection.
I like working at the bank
One of two examples known in the world: My Barbados/West Indies 2 Reales 2 bitts?. Ex Lyall Collection
Simple visual identification guide for non-latin scriptures (translation)
A very nice feller on here sent me all this for free. I didn't even have to pay the shipping. If you're reading this Mike, thank you so freaking much! You just made my year. I'm not kidding.
You darn Americans finally got me. Just made my first ever deliberate U.S. coin pickup.
I've been collecting coins for almost 10 years now, and I've never found a silver quarter in all that time. Today I found my first, at work of all places!
Got a roll of silver quarters from work today!
These coins turned 100, 200, 400, 500, unfortunatelly I don't have any 1719
I love coins with palm trees
How my friends see me when I tell them I’m into coin collecting. I came across this painting ‘Portrait of a Collector’, by Parmigianino (1523) in the National Gallery, London. I believe the denarius depicted is a portrait issue of Julius Caesar, so this guy is showing off his star piece.
I almost misplaced this beauty thinking it was a shield!
23 ‘64 half dollars! I usually check at the bank to see if they have any, and today one of the clerks told me he had $11.50 in halves. I asked if I could check the dates at the counter and take ones I wanted, and it was just a stack of ‘64s! My first one(s) ever, too! Happy Friday!
Sorry for low quality image... New/young collector here and i just finished my first book, im so happy
Second Morgan I've found in a month! Bought an antique typewriter, took it apart to clean it, this was wrapped in paper, inside the typewriter!!!
It ain’t much, but it’s my first find!
My oldest penny’s
H I G H R E L I E F
My first silver quarter! So happy
Epic proof wheat cent I just got!
Best coinstar find yet
I have finally found some time to start going through my family’s coin collection that stems back to my great grand father. The oldest and my favorite in the collection is the Fugio cent. “MIND YOUR BUSINESS”
In my change today