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Coin collecting can be a fun hobby and if you happen to own some rare old currency, it can be a profitable one as well. If you’re just getting started in the world of coin collecting, or if you’re looking to buy supplies for an acquaintance already involved in it, there are some useful terms and concepts in the field you should know before you shop.

  • Loupe – A tiny magnifying glass used to determine the grade and value of a coin. It can also be used by other types of professionals, such as jewelers and photographers.
  • Scale – A device used to calculate the precise weight of a coin. Note that a "scale" can also refer to a point system used to appraise the value of rare coins.
  • Album – Books specially designed to hold and display valued collections, such as antique or commemorative coins; they are often made to show both the front and rear of each coin.
  • Starter Kit – A basic set of coins and supplies that dealers sell to novice collectors.
  • Coin Holder – Seen in a variety of plastic and cardboard designs, they are intended to protect coins from wear and damage.
  • Coin Cleaner – A chemical solution used on dirty or tarnished coins, potentially increasing their sale value. Because of the variety of coins circulating in the world—gold, silver, copper, and brass—dealers often have a large supply of different cleaners.
  • Mint – A coin of the highest possible grade is said to be in mint condition. A “mint” is also the name for a facility that manufactures coins.
    American Numismatic Association Money Museum
    Colorado Springs, CO 80903
    Make sure you get the highest quality coins, dealers, and numismatic supplies. Our association is the most revered network of coin collectors, dealers, and related services in the country.
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    1100 Main St, East Hartford, CT 06108
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    (860) 289-8015
    User Review: "I was coming home from visiting my mother and stopped in "good ol toms" to see if I could pick up some coins for gifts. The..." - kenneth (CT)
    Lord Joseph LTD
    415 Wolcott Rd Ste 2, Wolcott, CT 06716
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    (203) 879-9618
    User Review: "I went in an acted like I new nothing about my coins and asked to sell them. His prices were way below the melt value and..."
    North American Coin & Jewelry
    1880 Silas Deane Hwy, Rocky Hill, CT 06067
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    (860) 563-1225
    User Review: "I went in hoping to buy some silver coins today, but the owner was obnoxious and not helpful. I found some absolutely..." - Adam (CT)
    Guilford Coin Exchange LLC
    69 Whitfield St, Guilford, CT 06437
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    (203) 453-9363
    User Review: "I have heard nothing but great things and now I have a place to take my business. Will stop by for a first encounter very..."
    Valley Coins
    37 New Haven Rd, Seymour, CT 06483
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    (203) 888-3001
    User Review: "The prices are fair but the best part is jim's inventory.. [huge]"
    Coin Super Store
    22 Swan Way, East Haven, CT 06512
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    (203) 376-6712
    User Review: "They are a great place to sell your coins. And their prices are very fair"
    Good Ole Tom's
    740 N Main St, West Hartford, CT 06117
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    (860) 882-0777
    User Review: "Their offers are a joke. Go elsewhere and get 2 to 3 time more"
    Olde Towne Coin Company Inc
    2600 Berlin Tpke, Newington, CT 06111
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    (860) 666-3045
    User Review: "Went to evaluate some paper and coins and the guy who had greyed hair and pony tail come over to look at a few items. He..."
    Coin & Collectibles Emporium
    2 Allen St, Moosup, CT 06354
    The next time you clean out your attic, come and see us! We buy and sell US and world coins and collectibles, as well as buy gold and silver for scrap. If you need cash for your antiques or memorabilia, call us!
    (860) 564-2112
    Copper Penny / Ancient Byways
    1061 D Silas Deane Highway, Wethersfield, CT 06109
    Our company specializes in U.S., foreign, and ancient coins. We supply the kits and books needed to buy, sell, and place value on your rare silver or gold currency collection.
    (860) 214-3785
    CT Gold & Silver Brokers
    441 Danbury Rd, New Milford, CT 06776
    We are your dependable precious metal and diamond buyers, including jewelry, watches, coins, collectibles, and more.
    (860) 355-0191
    D & F Jewelry & Coins
    112 South St, Danbury, CT 06810
    (203) 743-6738
    Laurel City Coins & Antiques
    462 Main St, Winsted, CT 06098
    (860) 379-0325
    Riemer R S
    456 Glenbrook Rd, Stamford, CT 06906
    (203) 359-2646
    Connecticut Valley Coin LLC
    805 Main St, Manchester, CT 06040
    (860) 643-6295

    Collecting coins is an old hobby. Coin collecting is a fun and enlightening kind of hobby to start, and best of all, anyone can do it. Coin dealers are collectors who search out valuable coins to deal to buyers. As a business, dealers will shop for currency lots—a bundled purchase consisting of several pieces—to build up a supply. Collectors who sell rare or old money are havens for these salesmen, who look for special pieces to bring to trade shows. While some dealers are salesmen, others are merely collectors looking for high-graded pieces. Either way, a good deal of money can be made with coins. Dealers may buy any type of coin while others are particular. Some only want old pieces while others will want to buy commemorative coins. Others may only buy supplies of gold and silver to boost their precious metals portfolio. In any of these circumstances, coin dealers will target the best albums which appraise for the highest value. Books of rare finds from all over the world make for valuable supplies. Currency in mint-condition or sold in kits go for higher values. The older and rarer the coin, the more attractive it is to a savvy dealer. To become a dealer yourself, you must first be holder of a vast currency collection. Most dealers start off with supplies of hundreds of coins, which is sweetened if you already have some very rare items. Visit an antique shop for an appraisal to find out their market value in advance. Conventions specializing in collecting are popular, so be sure to search online for any local shows which may be held in your area. Coin collecting may never fall out of fashion, and not only is it fun to do, but unlike trading cards or other trends, supplies will increase in value with age.
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