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Like Or Dislike This Coin's (Seated Dollar) Eye Appeal?

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Poll Question
On a scale of one to ten, how would you rate this original Seated dollar's eye appeal?




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 Posted 05/30/2018  01:38 am  Show Profile   Check spruett001's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add spruett001 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I voted for something less than 11.
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 Posted 05/30/2018  02:06 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add sel_69l to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
A bit dark
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 Posted 05/30/2018  02:37 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add basebal21 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Pretty hard to judge eye appeal when there's a spotlight on it. Needs some pics that show the surfaces instead of over lighting it to see every tiny nick.
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 Posted 05/30/2018  02:40 am  Show Profile   Check yellow88's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add yellow88 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I personally find it quite appealing. Looks pretty cool in fact.

Before I vote I need to ask a question about the scale of 1 to 10 so I vote accurately.

Is 1 best or is 10 best?

Like, I am #1 because I won the race; I came in 1st place etc.
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Like, I think my significant other is amazingly attractive or a Perfect 10.

If the higher the number means the more I like the eye appeal what if I like it soo much I want to go to 11?

11 is higher than 10. Turn it up a notch.
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 Posted 05/30/2018  02:47 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Alpha2814 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
6. If toning must be present, I generally prefer it to be consistent. But the halo effect on both sides is kinda cool. All of the details are reasonably present.

One could do better, but if I were tired of looking and had room in the budget, it would fill a hole nicely while waiting for an upgrade.
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My bad:
10 = is she single?

1 = Staff Edit - Not cool.
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 Posted 05/30/2018  03:12 am  Show Profile   Check spruett001's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add spruett001 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

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A bit dark


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Pretty hard to judge eye appeal when there's a spotlight on it. Needs some pics that show the surfaces instead of over lighting it to see every tiny nick.


Which is it? Too dark or too bright?

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 Posted 05/30/2018  05:45 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Coconutjoe to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Not too crazy about the eye appeal.

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 Posted 05/30/2018  06:27 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Imthealphaomega to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I'm neutral at 5. Not great eye appeal but not terrible. It's OK.
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 Posted 05/30/2018  09:18 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add SilverDollar2017 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I like it. Probably it looks much better in hand.

I voted 8.
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 Posted 05/30/2018  09:57 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add chesterb to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Maybe it's my device but it looks like it would have a bunch of hairlines. Again that's based on the pics and not an in hand assessment. However, the appeal just isn't there for me and this date is common enough that I think you can do better.
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 Posted 05/30/2018  10:26 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add basebal21 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

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Which is it? Too dark or too bright?


I'm guessing he was commenting on the coin itself. The picture itself is WAY over-lit like they generally do. The trueview is much more pleasing
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 Posted 05/30/2018  11:38 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add just carl to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Always should clarify if 1 or 10 is best
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 Posted 05/30/2018  2:42 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Andrew99 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I don't like it. Its a common date and its been cleaned. The original color is around the figure and the stars. it was once deemed too dark by someone and now its just a cleaned coin.
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 Posted 05/30/2018  2:53 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add jbuck to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
It is one I would like if the price were right, but probably not the one I would choose when it was among other options in the same price point.
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