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Coins are usually metal or alloy, or sometimes made of synthetic materials. They are usually disc shaped. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: A coin is a small, flat, round piece of metal or plastic used primarily as a medium of exchange or legal tender. They are standardized in weight, and produced in large quantities at a mint in order to facilitate trade. They are most often issued by a government.
- Bi-metallic coin - Bi-metallic coins are coins consisting of two metals or alloys, generally arranged with an outer ring around a contrasting center.
- Coin collecting - Coin collecting is the collecting of coins or other forms of minted legal tender.
- Coin magic - Coin magic is the manipulating of coins to entertain audiences. Because coins are small, most coin tricks are considered close-up magic or table magic, as the audience must be close to the performer to see the effects.
- Currency - A currency, in the most specific use of the word, refers to money in any form when in actual use or circulation as a medium of exchange, especially circulating banknotes and coins. A more general definition is that a currency is a system of money in common use, especially in a nation.
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- History of coins - The history of coins extends from ancient times to the present, and is related to economic history, the history of minting technologies, the history shown by the images on coins, and the history of coin collecting. Coins are still widely used for monetary and other purposes.
- Coin Easy Coin Collecting www
Coin collecting articles and information on coins and coin values. Easy Coin Collecting.
- A Numista www
A numismatic catalog which help you to identify your coins, Numista, manage your collection on line and swap with other collectors all around the world. Numista.
- Frequently Coin Collecting FAQ www
Frequently asked questions about coin collecting. Coin Collecting FAQ.
- Blogs, Numis Exchange www
Blogs, Exchange, news and forums on precious metals, numismatic items; coins, bars, rounds and investment vehicles. Analysis on the global economy, forex, and historical comparisons. Images of coins from around the world. Numis Exchange.
- Educational Coin Community Forums www
Educational coin collecting forum. Community Forums. Free registration required to post. Coin Community Forums.
- Site Type Set Coin Collecting www
Site dedicated to type, Set Coin Collecting, variety, or theme set coin collectors. Collectors can share collecting ideas, discuss topics, or share information while providing a resource site for the education of coin collecting. Type Set Coin Collecting.
- Curriculum, sibrium Luca Gianazza www
Curriculum, Luca Gianazza, research activities on Italian coins and download area with numismatic presentations. (English) sibrium Luca Gianazza.
- Images Dan's Coin Page www
Images of coins from collection, Coin Page, images of unidentified coins and information about identifying coins. Dan's Coin Page.
- NNC National Numismatic Collection www
NNC includes approximately one million objects--more than 400, Numismatic Collection,000 coins and some 550,000 pieces of paper money and encompasses the entire history of money of the world, coins and paper money, as well as medals. National Numismatic Collection.
- Coin Coin Galaxy www
Coin and currency information, Galaxy, grading and supplies. Coin Galaxy.
- Discussion Medals and Coins www
Discussion forum and photograph website devoted to collecting coins and medals from around the world. Medals and Coins.
- Information Bullion Coin Collectors www
Information and statistics for collectors of gold, Coin Collectors, platinum, and silver bullion coins. Bullion Coin Collectors.
- Digital Alwin C. Carus Coin Collection www
Digital images and descriptions of ancient, Carus Coin Collection, world, and U.S. coins presented by Hillsdale College. Alwin C. Carus Coin Collection.
- Site Dakota Coin www
Site offers beginning coin collecting information, Coin, about coin education, coin prices and coin values. Dakota Coin.
- Information Tom's Coin Page www
Information about coins found in circulation for collectors. Tom's Coin Page.
- Links YourHobby.Com www
Links to sites covering rare coins, YourHobby.Com, bullion, dollars, and silver/gold coins. YourHobby.Com.
- A MilitaryCoins.com www
A vast collection of Military Coins from all Branches of the Service. MilitaryCoins.com.
- Provides Coin Update www
Provides a round up of coin collecting news and information and images of popular coins. Coin Update.
- Texas Penny Structures www
Texas Tech engineer shares pictures of U. Structures.S. pennies stacked to make elaborate structures. Penny Structures.
- Provides Coins World www
Provides information on coins from Greece, World, foreign coins, bank notes, euros, stamps, and medals. Coins World.
- Information CoinSite www
Information about coins and currency, CoinSite, including numismatic FAQ, coin image gallery, and a discussion room. CoinSite.
- Coin CoinCollector.org www
Coin collecting FAQs, CoinCollector.org, news and a discussion forum. Includes information and photos on US 20th century minted coins. CoinCollector.org.
- The H.I.P. Pocket Change www
The US Mint's interactive official site for coin collecting kids. Pocket Change. The history of coin minting and what new quarters are due to be minted. H.I.P. Pocket Change.
- Provides All About Coin Collection www
Provides basic information, About Coin Collection, instruction and tips about coin collecting. All About Coin Collection.
- Offers Silver-Coins.org www
Offers detailed pictures from counterfeit and authentic silver coins completed with coin specifications. Silver-Coins.org.
- Discuss Gawain O'Connor www
Discuss coins, O'Connor, bank notes, tokens, and collecting. Gawain O'Connor.
- A Metals Used In Coins and Medals www
A list of types of metals used in coins with descriptions, Used In Coins and Medals, atomic weights and melting points. Metals Used In Coins and Medals.
- Offers The Marteau Early 18th-Century Currency Converter www
Offers html-pages for the automatic conversion between early 18th century European currencies. Marteau Early 18th-Century Currency Converter. Designed to become a website for currencies in Europe 1670-1730 The Marteau Early 18th-Century Currency Converter.
- Free CoinFacts.com www
Free information on United States Coins, CoinFacts.com, including pricing, rarity, and historical information. CoinFacts.com.
- Resource My Coin Collecting www
Resource with general information about coins and coin values. Coin Collecting. Provides information about rare coins, values and price guide, how to articles on photography, as well as storage. My Coin Collecting.
- A Coin Collecting Terms www
A glossary of coin collecting terms and meanings. Coin Collecting Terms.
- Learn Silver Dollars Guide www
Learn about U. Dollars Guide.S. silver dollars from the first, minted in 1794, to the peace dollar, last circulated in 1935. Silver Dollars Guide.
- A CopperCoins.com www
A resource for information relating to collecting copper coins from the United States. CopperCoins.com. Provided by a group of collectors who study specific areas of U.S. copper coinage. CopperCoins.com.
- Guide Coin Collecting Guide www
Guide and information about all aspects of coin collecting. Coin Collecting Guide.
- Experienced Q and A's for Coins www
Experienced collectors answers to your coin collecting questions (origin and identification). Q and A's for Coins.
- Provides Fake Coin Information www
Provides information on counterfeit, Coin Information, fake and forgery coins. Fake Coin Information.
- Site Coin Talk www
Site for discussion of all subjects related to coins, Talk, offering free advertising to members. Coin Talk.
- A WikiCoins www
A collaborative website for coin collectors and numismatic enthusiasts allowing posting of information in a Wiki format. WikiCoins.
- Allows My USA Coin www
Allows you to track your coin collection online for free. USA Coin. Use the catalog to add coins to your personal collection, create categories and coins, upload photos, and search auctions from within your collection. My USA Coin.
- Site Coin Collectors Reference www
Site contains reference information for U. Collectors Reference.S. coin collectors, and coin grading information on most U.S. coins and U.S. coin errors. Coin Collectors Reference.
- A Collecting Currency and Coins for Investment www
A blog that is about collecting currency and coins, Currency and Coins for Investment, includes information and links. Collecting Currency and Coins for Investment.
- Information Coin Collecting Guide For Beginners www
Information on getting started in coin collecting as a hobby. Collecting Guide For Beginners. Learn about the history of coins, how to grade them, and where to locate mint marks. Coin Collecting Guide For Beginners.
- A CoinPeople.com www
A forum site featuring a virtual coin museum, CoinPeople.com, chat, and grading information. CoinPeople.com.
- A Money Museum www
A history of money including maps, Museum, images detailed information and tutorials. Money Museum.
- Dictionary A Dictionary of Coin Terms www
Dictionary of coin collecting terms. Dictionary of Coin Terms. Done with some humor. A Dictionary of Coin Terms.
- Provides The Coin Page www
Provides images of coins, Coin Page, tokens, medals, elongateds, bullion products free of charge. The Coin Page.
- Directory CoinLink www
Directory of rare coin sites and numismatic news portal, CoinLink, updated daily. CoinLink.
- Ask Ask About Coins www
Ask your coin questions and have them answered by Bill O'Rourke and other experts. About Coins. Links to articles and previous answers. Ask About Coins.
- Provides NumisMaster.com www
Provides free portfolio management tools, NumisMaster.com, detailed coin listings for over a million U.S., world, and unusual coins, as well as pricing and mintage information (by subscription). Also features Numismatic news, blogs, and a comprehensive events calendar for the U.S. and beyond. NumisMaster.com.
- Photos Coin of the Year www
Photos of coins associated with particular years, the Year, plus brief descriptions and history. Coin of the Year.
- Information Coin Collecting www
Information on ancient Roman, Collecting, Greek and Byzantine coins. Coin Collecting.
- Covers Ancient Greek and Roman Coins www
Covers collecting Roman, Greek and Roman Coins, Greek and Byzantine coins, with FAQ and vocabulary. Ancient Greek and Roman Coins.
- An Joel Anderson: World coins www
An offering of world coins and paper money and associated catalogs. Anderson: World coins. Interesting list of bi-metallic coins for sale, with some scans. Joel Anderson: World coins.
- Includes Bi-metallics Coins, Tokens www
Includes articles on the subject, Coins, Tokens, and some images. Bi-metallics Coins, Tokens.
- Coin Long Beach Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Expo www
Coin show held every 3 times a year in Long Beach, Beach Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Expo, California. Long Beach Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Expo.
- Current Pacific Northwest Numismatic Association Show Calendar www
Current information on coin shows in the north-western United States. Pacific Northwest Numismatic Association Show Calendar.
- Collecting Carlo's Coins www
Collecting coins related to Math, Coins, presenting trade list and want list. Carlo's Coins.
- A Idan's Coin Site www
A personal collection of world coins. Coin Site. Including coin images, information, descriptions and trading info. Idan's Coin Site.
- Coin-rolling Copper Memories www
Coin-rolling machine manufacturer. Memories. Also has a collector's club. Copper Memories.
- Disneyland Parkpennies.com www
Disneyland collectable elongated coins and pressed penny references. Parkpennies.com. Includes news, files, guides and pictures of pressed pennies and machines. Parkpennies.com.
- The Israel Error Coins www
The site focuses on Israeli error coins but also features Canadian, Error Coins, U.S. and others. See bi-metallic errors, coins struck on scrap metal, and others. Israel Error Coins.
- Available Mint Error News Magazine www
Available both as a print magazine and an online PDF magazine with articles, Error News Magazine, features, and discoveries of major mint errors (striking errors) from the United States and around the world. Mint Error News Magazine.
- Website Nonscents www
Website for the perfume and vanity collector. Nonscents. Individual/collector offers vintage perfume bottles, miniatures, compacts, and other vanity items. Nonscents.
- View CollectionDX www
View other peoples collections, CollectionDX, or add your own. Link your personal collection page. Also features exclusive articles pertaining to collecting. CollectionDX.
- Alexa: Coins Collecting
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Coins Collecting
- DMOZ: Coins Collecting
dmoz.org Directory: Coins Collecting