Just want to drop in to say that I finally received my 50Peso Papal visit commemorative coins. I made my order on January 15 and after months of waiting, and yes… months… I finally got it last week. Err.. Hurray! As for the other denominations which were included in my order, well… its another waiting … Continue reading
With thousands of counterfeit/fake/replica coins coming out right now, it would be practical for the collector to ensure that they are purchasing the authentic ones. A fake silver coin can be quickly detected using a neodymium rare earth magnet. Here’s how… Hold the coin at an angle of 45 degrees, place the magnet at the … Continue reading
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This message was taken from PNAS yahoo group and was written by Mr. Erni Labao ===================== Hi Fellow collectors, I just want to call your attention on some questionable coins that has been floating around lately. I’ve seen samples being sold at eBay.ph and at least on one occasion in one of our local auctions. … Continue reading
Banknote collections for some is a very serious thing and actually varies in every person. Most of their collection are based on banknote signatures, wherein it involves every presidential and BSP governor signature of every denomination in every year, but not limited, it all depends on the collector should sample he decide to focus, say … Continue reading
This August will be a very busy month for coin collectors. The announced schedules are: 1.) Saturday, August 20 organized by Bayanihan Collectors Club (BCCI) 2.) Sunday, August 21 organized by Philippine Numismatists and Antiquarian Society (PNAS) 3.) International Auction on Sunday, August 28 organized by Bank Note Society of the Philippines (BNSP).. this BNSP auction may again be pegged in Dollars which discourages … Continue reading
Casual coin collecting The most ordinary type of coin aggregator is the free-and-easy collector. Casual aggregators are both youngsters & adults. They compile random coins since they like the entertaining of it. The free-and-easy coin aggregator does not spend as practically cash on purchasing & preserving coins as a more progressed coin collector. Casual coin … Continue reading