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Important Terms about Coin Dealers Supplies

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.
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    Tnc Coins
    118 W Main St, Turlock, CA 95380
    When you need a quality set of coins to add to your selection, get in touch with us today. Our shop has the premier selection of coins, used and old and in a variety of conditions.
    (209) 668-3682
    Fresno Coin Gallery Jewelry & Loan
    4616 N Blackstone Ave, Fresno, CA 93726
    (559) 222-2646
    Fresno Stamp Company
    6057 N 1st St Ste 101, Fresno, CA 93710
    (559) 495-1570
    Fresno Coin Gallery Jewelry & Loan
    4646 N Blackstone Ave, Fresno, CA 93726
    (559) 222-2646
    Jem Coins & Jewelry
    4702 N Blackstone Ave, Fresno, CA 93726
    (559) 224-5300
    Deans Pawning & Instant Cash
    2325 E Mckinley Ave, Fresno, CA 93703
    (559) 264-4653
    Fresno Coin Gallery Jewelry & Loan
    2016 Tulare St, Fresno, CA 93721
    (559) 485-7296
    Forty Six Forty Six N Blackstone Lic
    90 Lester Ave, Clovis, CA 93619
    (559) 323-1329
    Merced Coin & Stamp
    2844 G St, Merced, CA 95340
    (209) 723-2251
    Goldsmith Jewelers
    3570 G St, Merced, CA 95340
    (209) 722-1200
    Goldsmith Jewelers
    1828 Bellevue Rd, Atwater, CA 95301
    (209) 358-6022
    Thoreson Numismatics
    947 6th St, Los Banos, CA 93635
    (209) 826-0777
    Bishop Coins
    106 N Main St, Bishop, CA 93514
    (760) 872-3968
    American Coin-Age
    18205 Main St, Jamestown, CA 95327
    (209) 984-3237
    Gold Into Cash
    3540 Oakdale Rd Ste B, Modesto, CA 95357
    (209) 551-4653

    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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