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Mystery of 1933 penny: Britain's rarest coin valued at £80,000 offered on eBay then suddenly withdrawn

Mystery of 1933 penny: Britain's rarest coin valued at £80,000 offered on eBay then suddenly withdrawn | ds

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Great Britain 1939 King George VI Head High Values SG 478a Fine Mint

Great Britain 1939 King George VI Fine Mint SG 478a Scott 251aA Other British Commonwealth Stamps HERE!


A wonderful site and the best part its FREE yes FREE you dont have to buy a book to find out the values of your old coins.


Crayola Crayons .32¢ US Commemorative Stamp: Celebrate the Century, 1900s. Issued February 3, 1998

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Viking silver treasure hoard worth £1m unearthed after 1,000 years

Viking Silver jewelry: The highlight of the collection is an intricately carved silver cup, estimated to be worth more than £200,000. It contains 617coins and various silver fragments, ingots and rings. Some of the pieces were from as far away as Afghanistan. The treasure is believed to have belonged to a rich Viking who buried it during the unrest following the conquest of the Viking kingdom of Northumbria in 927 by the Anglo-Saxon king Athelstan. The hoard was purchased by 2 British…

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Saved from the sea, the secret Tudor hoard of the Mary Rose on display for the first time

a gold half sovereign dated 1544 and bearing the image of Henry VIII. It represented a month's pay for a sailor at the time


When you are buying gold coins these are the things to look for: Type of coin - Eagle, Sovereign etc. Size of coin - These can vary also. Sometimes measured in value and sometimes in weight. Face Value - 1 dollar or five dollar or even 10 dollar (for US or Canadian coins) for example. Weight - Usually measured in troy ounces or part of an oz but grams have also become a popular weight measurement recently. Fineness - (999% fine) Amount of gold compared to other metals such as silver.