A new reference manual for all of us!
Could I offer anyone a fine taco?
Opened two completely opposite rolls of pennies
Special menu at a local restaurant.
Dad: Found a penny for you. Looks a little off center to me.
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
Poland once had a potato as their king.
Thought you guys would like this. Yes, I am the grandson in question.
This £10 gold 'nugget' fits inside the £5 silver 'collar' to make a £15 coin. Which I think is kinda cool.
Basically how we all got into coin collecting
How to Speak eBay: Coin Edition
One Year Makes A Hell Of A Difference
I always love finding proofs in the till
Gold coin found in garden, need help identifying
Someone paid for their McDonald's with a roll of steel pennies.
Paid for this morning's coffee with cash. This was in the change.
My smallest silver coin: Lesbos Hemiobol (350-250 BCE, 7mm, .44 g)
PCGS just posted this.
Worn silver is the best silver
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.
Collection from one year working as a bank teller
Check out what I just found at work!
S Tier Meme
The worst crime of them all
That’s a great idea!
Well...now that you mention it..
Glad I paid cash
Garage sale find - paid $1
My collection isn't worth shit but he's super excited to study them
Found these in a drawer of an old piece of furniture.
I'd like to report a murder.
Always ask the tellers at the bank if they have any weird coins... I just got this for face value. I am freaking out
I just wanted to share with you this 89 BC Roman silver coin that I found this morning during our archaeological excavation!
How lucky am I?
Found this in a 5lb. bag of wheat pennies.
At age 13, this is my entire collection
Probably one people don’t see too often, grandfathers coin for helping work on Apollo 11.
Noticed something weird in the pennies today...
An expertly-crafted title
An 1858-O Half Dollar found at my Great Aunt’s farmhouse.
Bats on the quarter - what a time to be alive!
My 10 yr old in his happy place
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.
When you run out of design ideas
Thought this might fit here (x-post)
I had a request for more proofs. I give you my 1869 H10C
This Lincoln Cent spent years stuck inside a dryer
Finally finished my PCGS MS-64 Franklin Half Dollar Date & Mint Set!!!!!!!
How I'm feeling at the end of this year
1893 World's Columbian Exposition elongated 1892 Barber Dime graded MS64.
Half of my restaurant staff thought this penny was a fake........
Happy 11th birthday, r/coins! April 22nd!
Cleaning out my Mother in Law’s attic, found in an old box.
This but unironically
This Coin in Front of My Local Bank
When people ask me why I collect certain coins even though they don't have value above face.
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.
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.
Got my first gold today! 😍
Stopped in a local shop to sell some gold and found this beauty.
Found metal detecting :)
I think I just got a bicentennial proof in change.
Who likes Irish coins with shamrocks? I like Irish coins with shamrocks!
Today's Coin Star haul. Just kidding, I won this from Apmex in one of their giveaways, which just came in. 2020 Gold Eagle.
Customer at my bank deposited these for face value. Didn’t care that I suggested they look up their value.
Used a 2019 1 oz. American Gold Eagle coin for my wedding ring.
Got this back in my change instead of a dime!
This is how I feel learning about my coins
Just carved this pumpkin. Happy Halloween!
Look what my dad found today!
Some proofs I’m releasing into circulation to promote the hobby. Bon voyage coins!
Found a pickle jar today....
A very early example of machine-made coinage: 1628 English Pattern Halfcrown
Cheap USB microscope takes pretty good pictures for $30
All found in a single day metal detecting in Vermont, USA!
In the spirit of dryer coins, figure this sub may appreciate this...Before you scrap an old dryer, pop off the tumblers and open the side panels with a screwdriver
How to describe coin collecting to a friend.
Paid $5.99 at my gas station and this was the penny I got for change.
My “largest” coin purchase to date, a 35lb Rai (Yap) Stone!
Finally completed my US silver commemorative collection all AU or better! Harder than I thought!
It finally happened! After 10 years working a till I finally got paid with a silver quarter.
It's nothing special, really. But after 20 years, it's done
Today I found a 1907 Indian head penny in a parking lot.
I didn’t know the US Mint still produced half cents!
Some 120 year old eye candy.
Girlfriend text me found these under the sink in my new house, want them? I say YES PLEASE!
My first Mercury Dime!
1799 $1 Contemporary Counterfeit
I thought y'all might be interested in seeing a small part of my late grandfather's collection. He loved collecting coins and started when he was young.
Another attic find today..
A little coinstar silver today
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.
George V: Bronze, Silver, and Finally Gold
It’s very meaningful to me to complete my late fathers collection today. — very happy to honor and remember him this way
Found a WWII era uniform in the trash! This was inside the zipper pocket.
I found this REALLY neat error online
Well what do we have here. Bank roll full of buffalo nickels. What should I look for?
The most worn $2.50 gold piece you have ever seen.
Updated Fondling Stack
It's not much, but it's my first silver quarter!
Went to the bank... They had $500 in half's all sealed in 1978. Wish me luck
Steel penny roll I just found!
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!
Pretty happy with this find....
This 1937 proof wheat cent graded PR65RB by PCGS. Possibly one of the nicest toned proof wheat cent.
Italy had some lovely coins 100 years ago.
This could keep my entertained for hours...
Sometimes it feels this way. (Meme)
Found inside a wall at a house I'm renovating. Oldest coin I've ever found!
Coinstar find.... I'm seriously about to faint from shock.
1919 DDO Mercury Dime FS-101 picked searching dimes - Population Now 20!
Me first dime! (Stone coin from Smithsonian)
I mentioned to my Mom my casual collecting hobby and she just pulled out her bags of wheat back pennies, a steel penny and some silver...”I’ve just been collecting them since I was a girl.”
Went out camping in Pittsburgh, metal detector pick this up. Oldest quarter I've ever found!
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)
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!
Just picked up this beautifully toned 2 Shu!
Thought I'd share my silver tray
Found this ‘vintage’ silver dollar on eBay, it was so bad I had to buy it
Just found this
My rarest coin
The r/coins bingo
Walmart coinstar find
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
Received this as a tip the other night 1oz of Troy silver with the Aztec calendar this ones a keeper
Found a vending machine in Saint Petersburg that sells foreign (and Russian) currency!!
It has finally happened!! (found a collection dump)
50th birthday to myself: finally have a $20 St. Gaudens
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.
Silver coin given to me by my gramps.
Treasure chest in an old desk
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.
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.
My great grandma’s Indian head penny collection that I just found in my grandpa’s attic
My favorite word in the coin world... “Cent”!