In my opinion, THIS is the official car of the 1980s
So I ate this is Peru. I was very good but not much meat
Got a coin for my cake day. Don't see Haitian coins too often
Silver and Gold.. They came in today.
[Bulova Space View] - First time posting on this subreddit. Love collecting automatics but saw this and had to get it
A friend of mine just got back from Iran. They know I collect coins and brought this back for me. Technically just a gold pressed imprint really but neat.
Some old coppers for Friday
Went to a house auction that was near by. Picked up all of these for about 400 dollars. It weighs about 100 pounds
Just moved to Iowa after living in San Diego for 36 years. What in hell is this white stuff?????
Low serial number star note that I just got from the bank. Always love them, I know it really isn't worth much more than face value but always fun
Some silver and a big honking hunk of copper
My Baby. Not in show condition but drives like a dream a turns heads.
78 year old nickel I found in my change. Not worth more than a nickel but always amazing to find them in such great condition in circulation
When they were still together. My dads cars, he passed 12 years ago. My brother got the Cortina and I got the Anglia. Cortina has 55k original miles, the Anglia 21k original miles
Two other ole brits that I had but sadly sold.
Bond, James Bond... Sorry for the smudges on the plastic case. I got the whole 26 coin series in silver.
5 oz silver coin from Chad. Very thick
Another one I had for many years but sold it a couple of years back. Shelby 350H Hertz Addition. Miss the old beast!!!
This was my dads until he Died. 1967 124e (Canadian speced so lhd). All original, paint etc. 21,000 original miles
My 1967 Ford Anglia Super. 21,000 original miles
Friend brought these back for me from Iceland. They like their sea life. (links are working on this one)
When my dad passed away I got the Anglia and My brother got the Cortina.
I love old coppers, especially when they are in amazing condition for their age.
My coinstar find last night. So foreign, a token and even a bit of silver. 1964d. https://imgur.com/jqgDkBj
I know it is only a prop piece and not a real coin, but a friend of mine got it for me because he knows I love coins.
Bought two lots of ancient bronze/copper coins at auction for about a buck a coin. Now the task of going through them all and identifying them. Gives me something to do this holiday week. (second lot in link in comments)
My 8 Reales. I know some people don't like coins that have been defaced, but I love the chop marks on this one.
My 1999 set.
Wife bought me a couple of coins for our anniversary.
1637 (probably) Bolivia 8 reales I picked up at the Long Beach coin show.
1792 W 2 Sols I picked up when I was in Paris in January.
New Silver Australian 5 dollar coin
Went gem hunting at digforgems in San Diego and came up with some tourmaline and other nice stuff. The nickle gives a size estimate
Picked it up at my LCS. 2 Ounce silver round (so not a coin) but still fun
my best find in the wild for a LONG LONG time.. I am amazed at the condition.
Just went on a Caribbean cruise and stopped at 4 islands. Picked up all the local coins. They are in order from top to bottom Turks, Dom Republic, Curacao and Aruba.
Some coins I picked up on my recent trip to Bordeaux and Angouleme France. The first one is a coin from Angouleme I believe. I don't know to much about it.
Old British Crown. I love big silver coins and this one has great details.
Picked up some small change at the Long Beach Coin Show.
Couple of oldies. English Penny and a Six Pence.
My latest Ancient Greek
Got this as some of my change yesterday.. Only worth a quarter but fun to get
Went to my local coin store, saw it and had to have it. It is a MONSTER! LOL
Cool Masonic One Penny Token I received. not in the best of shape but I love old coppers of any sort.
1967 Ford Anglia 124e (left hand drive 123E). It has 21K original miles with original Everything. Still drive this to work every once in awhile.
Some new silver I picked up at the LCS...
Latest Ancient pickups from my LCS.
Not a show car, but she is my baby and turns heads when I drive her.
Got My new £50 coin from the British Mint. It is stunning.
Bought a huge (10 pound) bag of foreign coins from my LCHS (3 bucks a pound). Found some cool stuff from the first handfull, will go through the rest to see.
Low serial number star note I just got from the bank. I know it isn't really worth more than face value, but I always collect them anyway.
So Close yet so far. Totally thought I have found silver when I got it as change. Oh well.
The last of my classics that I own. Sorry for spamming them all. 1974 VW Type 181 (the Thing). I am the second owner.
New Canadian coins, they are counterstamping then with the maple leaf
Latest LCS pickup. 1625/1649 King Charlse I Silver 1/2 crown. Been shaved for silver over the years but still has amazing detail.
Couple of old coppers I just got. Love these oldies.
My 1990 Silver Proof old and new five pence coins.
A friend sent me this as a thank you. I do love getting silver in the mail! :)
Ok. I went a little overboard today. Went to a collectors house and he had THOUSANDS of coins. Since I love copper I went Kopek crazy
New Ozzie Silver
This is a grouping from a batch of coins I bought from a friend. Most were foriegn coins but there were quite a few walking liberties, peace dollars, and Ben Franklin Halfs (didn't show many of those though)
Latest pickups from my LCS. Silve3r Tetradrachm, Silver Diobol and Bronze Lampsakos
Just got these two crisp sequential star notes as change at lunch.... Wild finds are always the best.
A friend just gave me this. Not worth much, but a nice coin
Went to my LCS and bought some of their junk foreign coins for $6 per pound. Found 3 silver six penses, 3 US war time filipino silver coins, lots of other cool stuff and this guy. I know it isn't worth much but just noteworthy that it was middle of the war time.
one of my purchases at the Long Beach coin show. Smallest coin in my collection now. The dime is to show proportion (should have used a banana LOL). 1840 silver one pence.
Bought some old coins. Trying to identify this one and haven't been able too. any ideas? Thanks
Picked up some British silver this weekend.
bought this at my LCS. Love it, the age is amazing and condition is great. L. Calpunius Piso Frugi. 90bc Head of Apollo
Was able to find a couple of coin shops in Amsterdam, and also there was a stamp/coin market going on. Got his amazing Cartwheel.
Friend just got back from india and he knows I like coins. Brought me all of the coins that are now currently in circulation. I know they are not worth much, but I think they are great. Love the thumbs up one!
Bought some foreign poundage. Got my first Yemen coins. Also got English coins totally 6 English Pounds. Will use them the next time I go!
Friend just brought me back some coins
Some new old British coins (and one Isle of man)
Uncirculated 1965 Canadian Dollar
Good friend of mine just got back from Iran and brought me back some coins. here are a few, some old, some new.
A friend brought me more Indian coins. I really do love the reverse designs of some of their coins.
My latest ancient pickups.
Found this in my bag of foreign coins. Dont need to be able to read the language to know exactly which country it is from
Latest LCS pickup. Crappy photos but amazing coin.
Bought some dug up coins that are in pretty rough shape (but I got them at a great price so I don't mind). need help identifying a couple of them
New coppers I picked up on Ebay. Dime is there for size reference.
Some more coins I got in a poundage buy of foreign coins. I love the old Pence and Half Pence from 1807, they are really worn (i know) but it just conveys the hands that they went through.
My new Roman coin. Antoninus Pius (AD 138-161) Sestertius. Bad pic I now.
Another coin I just got back as change here in San Diego.