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Tips For Handling & Cleaning Coins

Do Not Clean Your Coins!

If your coins are still in circulation, they probably aren’t extremely valuable, but that doesn’t mean you can handle them just any old way. You do, however, have to take special precautions in coin handling.

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Mints of India

Bombay Mint

East India Company set up the following three mints in the seventeenth and eighteenth century. Madras Mint in 1640 A.D. Bombay Mint in 1671 A.D. Calcutta Mint in 1759 A.D.

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Sheldon Coin Grading Scale

Sheldon coin grading scale

The Sheldon Coin Grading Scale is an 70-point coin grading scale accepted internationally for evaluating coin's condition and quality. Sheldon Coin Grading Scale was developed by Dr. William Herbert Sheldon in 1948 in order to grade large U.S. cents.

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World Mints – Mints of the World

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Directory of world mints with country, mint name, established year and link to website. The Mints of the World of Old Coin Price provides information about active National and Private mints across the world, Old Coin Price is proud to work with these minting institutions to bring the history of …

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Numismatics “The Hobby of Kings”


Numismatics is the study of money and the way people and civilization have used it throughout the history. Numismatics is also used to refer the study of collecting coins, paper money, tokens, medals, and related objects. For centuries, new and old coins are much explored for their intrinsic value and …

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