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29 May 2022

1893, 1894, 1895, 1897 & 1899 Indian Head Cents

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US Indian Head Cents:18931894189518971899Magnificent USA was in the midst of completing the last trends of Westward Expansion, the 'gold rush' era was transforming some Western points. America was becoming more urban as many large cities expanden their outskirts as well.

28 May 2022

US FRNs $1 various series with serial number issues . Whashington Treasure # 3

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Series with potential for discovering oddities or opportunities, among others included:

28 May 2022

1972 Costa Rica 50 Céntimos Coin

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Beautiful Costa Rica issued this nice 50 céntimos coin a little over fifty years ago. The currency of this gorgeous Central American Republic is called the "Colón" honoring the Discoverer of America Christopher Columbus (Cristóbal Colón.)The Colón was introduced in Costa Rica in 1896 officially by the Central Bank of Costa Rica (BCCR in Spanish) which was organized and founded as a financial institution in 1858.The nice coin presents the National Coat of Arms which brings the situation of the Republic located between two main oceans: the Pacific and the Atlantic, and so gives within features of the land of three extinct volcanoes and heraldry tied to Spain, this all on the coin's obverse.The coin's reverse brings the denomination at center with the issuing institution at the bottom border, together with the location of the Republic plus the year of issue.

27 May 2022

1962 Iran 5 Rials Coin

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Issued during Mohammad Reza Pahlavi's administration, this magnificent coin brings us a shining lion holding a sword doing the job of a Coat of Arms on its obverse. The coin is minted in Arabic presenting its denomination, year of issue on its reverse and the Republic's name.The name of the currency of Iran is the Rial which is subdivided in dinars, for example 1 Rial = 100 Dinars.The current rate of exchange is1 USD = 42,400.00 Rials. There is no specific sign for the Iranian currency, but the World monetary code is IRR.

27 May 2022

US FRN's $1 various series with details and errors, Washington Treasures #2

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26 May 2022

1979 Argentina 50 Pesos Coin

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Argentina ran a military campaign through the Patagonian desert against local indigenous peoples from 1870 to 1884. The largest and definite conquest was fought in 1879.

25 May 2022

1987 Mexico 500 Pesos Coin

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The design of this large type coin brings the National Coat of Arms of Mexico on its obverse, with its legendary eagle killing a serpent. The coin's reverse shows the image of President Francisco Madero. A short-lived presidency, Madero successfully took over Porfirio Díaz government to try to enhance the Nation's democratic stability. His term lasted from November 1911 to February 1913.The coin is impressive for its design of yet modern and conservative style. It is minted with the known symbol of $ besides the denomination of 500 "pesos" and the usage of this familiar symbol should not be confused with the US Dollar notation mark.


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