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Letters to the Editor: Nov. 5, 2019

Silver Lindbergh Medal I have a 1927 Paris Mint Charles Lindbergh medal in silver. It is three inches wide and its edge is stamped “2 Argent.” Lindbergh wears a suit on the obverse and the reverse shows a trans-Atlantic path … Continue reading

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PCGS identifies doctored copper

A coin doctor’s excellent work did not slip by Professional Coin Grading Service graders. Mike Sherman recently pointed out that an elusive 1792 Washington Eagle Cent – 13-star reverse, lettered-edge piece showed up at the grading service in a lot … Continue reading

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