Specimens and trials from Waterlow & Sons

Heads turned last September when, at an otherwise insignificant auction of assorted properties, in a small village northwest of London, a book of specimen bank notes, the property of the widow of an old Waterlow & Sons employee, estimated by the auctioneer at $915, sold for $324,201. One of the underbidders said at the New … Read more

“OBEY GOD” Stamp Found | What to Look For in Pocket Change Worth Money

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“OBEY GOD” Stamp Found | What to Look For in Pocket Change Worth Money LIKE AND SUBSCRIBE IF YOU ENJOYED THE VIDEO! AND… Remember… Always check your bills! Serial numbers, miscuts, and errors of all kinds can make their way into your pocket or wallet. These can be worth hundreds of dollars to thousands of … Read more

Technicolor Note highlights Heritage ANA auction

The finest known third-party graded Friedberg 1179 Series 1905 $20 gold certificate, graded Superb Gem Uncirculated 67 Exceptional Paper Quality by Paper Money Guaranty and commonly called a “Technicolor Note,” is hitting the auction block at the Heritage Currency Auctions Signature Sale in Philadelphia. The event is part of the American Numismatic Association World’s Fair … Read more

ADD IT TO THE COLLECTION! $1 Blue Seal Silver Certificate

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Let’s talk about the common ones first.  Any silver certificate from 1957 or 1935 is extremely common.  That also goes for any combination of letters like 1957B or 1935F.  They are all worth around $1.50 in circulated condition and about $5 in perfect condition.  These can be bought by the 100s at shows or coin … Read more

Rare Bills and Recent Finds While Bill Searching

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Some recent finds of mine while bill searching. Check them out! Some tips and hints on what to look for. Nothing too crazy in this video but more for everyone to see some basic fancy serial number and rare bills to look for while bill searching or coin searching. Comment or email us any questions … Read more

Fancy Serial Numbers

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First, there are a lot of factors that come into play when determining the value of currency. Condition, the type of error or variety in the piece, the aging of the bill or coin, and so forth. With this in mind, just having a collectible or fancy serial number does not mean that old, torn bill … Read more