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 Posted 01/11/2018  7:33 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add cookiemonster to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
found this in a mixed dime roll from the bank , how did this get in there?




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 Posted 01/11/2018  7:48 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Spence to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
@CM, there are a bunch of threads on CCF talking about how proof coins end up in circulation. Here is one:
http://goccf.com/t/281755

Nice pick-up, by the way!
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 Posted 01/11/2018  7:55 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add moxking to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Good snag. Another proof set bites the dust.
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 Posted 01/11/2018  8:16 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add CoinCents to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Nice Pick up
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 Posted 01/11/2018  8:34 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Mark1959 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
People that break up Proof coin sets sometimes throw their "crap" coins back into circulation!
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 Posted 01/11/2018  8:58 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add cookiemonster to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
thanks mark
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 Posted 01/12/2018  07:44 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add cookiemonster to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
just sharing to let others know what you might find,but i'll stop posting "crap"thank you and good luck out there to you'll happy hunting and GOOD BYE
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 Posted 01/12/2018  12:28 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Conder101 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
That was no slap at you cookiemonster, or at your coin. It was a statement of the opinion of the person hat spent the coin towards it. To them it wasn't worth enough to justify keeping or protecting it, THEY saw it as "crap". Most all of us have something we consider to be so common and of such low value that it isn't worth fooling with.
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 Posted 01/12/2018  1:29 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add MrPink2018 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
my ten cents:

i agree with that. I don't think that statement was meant as a sleight in any way.

most of the ppl posting here have at least some idea of the value of a proof coin, penny dime nickel quarter half or other, and to those ppl it is worth holding. those ppl breaking up proof sets and getting any coin from it into circulationó via a bank, or coinstar, or a handout to a less-fortunate individual who might be financially strapped or residentially challenged, or just plain spending it on a jawbreakeró don't see that value as many of us would. to them it's just another dime on the way to a full dollar. their regard toward the coin is not significant as it pertains to collecting, it's significance is that it's just more coin on the pile (toward whatever end). so their regard toward the coin is no different than as if they did regard it as 'crap'.

can I babble more? ...yes I can!

nice pickup! a little jealous here, actually.. I don't think i've ever scored a proof coin in change, or a roll. please post 'em as you find 'em, crap or not.

keep on searching! good eyes find good prizes. you found a nice little prize. say, that's a swell idea for a new thread topic: post your found proofs/NIFCs. (or has that already been done?)

btw, I really enjoy being at this forum. thanks to all of you for your knowledge, understanding and patience with the newbies, as I am still one of them.
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 Posted 01/12/2018  10:47 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Shaw69 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I love finding proofs in the wild :D My first ever was a silver Georgia proof quarter that I couldn't even figure out why I had gotten a silver state quarter in my change.
I've always seen the darker side of people I guess and assumed the proofs I find are from sets people stole and then spent as change.
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 Posted 01/12/2018  10:53 pm  Show Profile   Check Errers and Varietys's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Errers and Varietys to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

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just sharing to let others know what you might find,but i'll stop posting "crap"thank you and good luck out there to you'll happy hunting and GOOD BYE


Cookiemonster, you took Mark the wrong way. What he was trying to say is people spend proof coins in circulation, thinking they are "crap" coins to them. Some people don't highly value proof coins and spend them. You highly misconstrued Mark's comment.
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More information about Die Deterioration? http://goccf.com/t/317950

Retired U.S. Mint Coin Die Set information. http://goccf.com/t/302961
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 Posted 01/12/2018  11:04 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Slamnbass to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Did you check for silver?
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 Posted 01/13/2018  07:49 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add cookiemonster to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
it looked to me with " " that he was saying that's what I post ,but let just put it behind us please and thank you (sorry for taking it the wrong way )no it is not silver ,has ring on edge


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