How to Find Rare Coins?

Answer Great, you've decided to pursue the fascinating hobby of numismatics (coin collecting). Now all you need are some coins. Read on to find out how to find rare coins without paying a fortune.

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How to Buy Rare Collectible Coins?

If you are a beginner numismatist, the grading and accreditation which surround rare coins can probably seem quite perplexing. So, for the novice, here are some easy tips to set you on your path to... Read More »

Value of Rare U.S. Confederate Coins?

In the first year of the Civil War (1861), the Confederacy minted two coin prototypes: half dollars and one cent pieces. Very few of these coins (less than 1,000 in all) were minted, and even fewer... Read More »

Are widow's mite coins rare?

So called "widow's mite" coins, from Judea circa 100 A.D., are not rare, but are valued by collectors both for their historical value and their mention in the Bible.References:Widow's Mites

How rare are the un peso 1961 coins?

The Philippines minted a rare one peso coin in 1961 for the centennial of Dr. Jose Rizal's birth. The coin was made of silver with the head of Dr. Rizal on the front over the inscription "national ... Read More »