Revenant1

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Revenant1's Bio
I live in Texas and hold a B.Sc. and Ph.D in Chemical Engineering, as well as an A.A. in Visual Arts.

I have grown up in a house where coins are thought to be neat and passive coin collecting is sometimes done but the active collecting of coins has been frowned upon. Even so I developed a great love of the hobby at a very young age. Some of my earliest memories are of searching through, sorting, counting and rolling coins with my mother. I think that might have been how I learned to count... I made a few aborted attempts at starting a coin collection when I was younger. I just couldn't make it work back when I was 10. In high school I had other passions- mainly art and tabletop wargaming.

I bucked the trend a bit. I actually found the hobby again in college as opposed to setting it aside for many years. I started collecting coins again in Mid-2006. I decided to start collecting silver American Eagles in May 2007 and decided to buy them certified. They were my first certified coins. The slabs lead me to the NGC website and I found the Registry. I decided to join a month later in June 2007.

I started grad school in 2010 to pursue my doctorate and moved out of my parents' house finally. That left my finances pretty constrained for a while there and on top of that I was starting to get back into photography - which can be pretty expensive in and of itself. So the coin collecting has taken more of a backseat the last few years. I don't regret a bit of it though. The photography is the reason I met my wife and she's better than any coin I've ever seen.

The Wright Family Collection:
My step-father's mother passed away in January 2008, shortly before her 76th birthday. My step-father came to me about a month later with an idea; He wanted to build mint sets for the birth years of his mother, himself, my mother, their (combined) children, and grandchildren. I have been working since then to define what coins and what grades will be required, decide what prices should be paid, and find coins that fit in with those goals. I have named these sets "The Wright Family Collection." They are included in my registry since I'm the family registry member, but they are separate from my collection and my sets.

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[Collapse] Cents
  Lincoln Cents, 1909-Date, Circulation Issue 121 Revenant's Lincoln Cents 8 26 21 22 5700 529 2/27/20171597
[Collapse] Quarter Dollars
  Statehood Quarters 1999-2008, Circulation issue 136 Revenant's Statehood Quarters 8 12 11 11 602 -1007 5/10/2016872
[Collapse] Dollars
  Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, Circulation Issue 992 Revenant's Morgan Dollars 5 6 1 1 1891 338 11/4/2014642
  Susan B. Anthony Dollars 1979-1999, Mint State 100 Wright Family B Anthony Dollars 58 7 0 0 398 304 12/12/2012338
  Susan B. Anthony Dollars 1979-1999, Mint State 87 Wright Family A Anthony Dollars 58 7 0 0 520 377 12/12/2012380
  Presidential Dollars, 2007-Date, Mint State 53 Revenant's Presidential Dollars 23 18 14 16 1410 -5 12/29/20161375
  Presidential Dollars, 2007-Date, Mint State 88 Wright Family Presidential Dollars 12 10 4 8 636 5 12/30/2016466
  Presidential Dollars, 2007-Date, Mint State 178 Revenant's Presidential Dollars 2 3 3 3 0 131 -9 12/29/2016426
  Presidential Dollars, 2007-Date, Proof 364 Revenant's Presidential Proofs 18 8 8 8 831 -473 2/20/2015879
[Collapse] Commemoratives
  Texas Half Dollars, 1934-1938 20 Wright Family Texas Commemoratives 46 6 2 0 6640 -883 3/4/2015741
  Modern Commemoratives, 1982-Date, Complete 178 Revenant's Modern Commemoratives 2 8 6 4 6995 169 2/12/2015506
[Collapse] American Eagle and Buffalo Coins
  Silver Eagles, 1986-Date, Mint State 557 Revenant's Silver Eagles 56 25 25 25 5907 19 3/23/20151744
  1/4 Ounce Gold Eagles, 1986-Date, Mint State 37 Revenant's 1/4 Oz Gold Eagles 5 2 1 1 2276 1103 6/19/2016724
[Collapse] Type Sets
  19th Century Series Type Set, Non-Proofs Only - No Gold 39 Revenant's 19th Century Type Set 3 2 0 0 486 75 1/16/2014783
  20th Century Series Type Set, Non-Proofs Only - No Gold 64 Revenant's 20th Century Type Set 38 15 10 10 4017 -197 12/28/20161040
  21st Century Type Set, Non-Proofs Only 30 Revenant's 21st Century Type Set - NO SMS 50 7 3 7 2510 -247 12/28/2016911
  21st Century Type Set, Proofs Only 103 Revenant's 21st Century Proof Type Set 15 3 1 1 596 58 9/9/2016425
[Collapse] Mint Sets 1892-1933
  1932 Mint Set 1 Wright Family 1932 Year Set 71 5 5 5 8262 1653 8/4/20151774
[Collapse] Mint Sets 1934-1964
  1955 Mint Set 4 Wright Family 1955 Year Set 100 11 6 8 7024 90 3/17/2017902
  1956 Mint Set 9 Wright Family 1956 Year Set 88 8 4 8 3100 91 3/17/2017758
  1958 Mint Set 25 Wright Family 1958 Year Set 40 4 3 3 1140 53 8/4/2015676
[Collapse] Mint Sets 1965-1998
  1981 Mint Set 9 Wright Family 1981 Year Set 100 13 13 13 3116 6 3/1/2017900
  1982 Mint Set 10 Wright Family 1982 Year Set 53 8 1 1 3000 154 3/9/2017788
  1983 Mint Set 14 Wright Family 1983 Year Set 20 2 2 2 302 135 8/31/2012744
  1986 Mint Set 3 Wright Family 1986 Year Set 100 10 10 10 4589 -103 3/1/2017758
  1989 Mint Set 9 Wright Family 1989 Year Set 100 10 10 10 1646 76 3/1/2017678
  1990 Mint Set 5 Wright Family 1990 Year Set 100 10 9 9 930 132 3/1/2017764
  1992 Mint Set 6 Wright Family 1992 Year Set 100 10 10 10 2719 235 3/2/2017718
  1993 Mint Set 6 Wright Family 1993 Year Set 100 10 9 9 2614 272 3/2/2017752
[Collapse] Mint Sets 1999-Date
  2007 Mint Set, Includes SMS 2 Wright Family 2007 Year Set 60 34 4 25 5705 5 12/30/2016827
[Collapse] Special Mint Sets 1965-1967
  1965 Special Mint Set 8 Wright Family 1965 SMS 80 4 0 0 4681 -736 2/28/2017596
[Collapse] Proof Sets 1968-1998
  1986 Proof Set 14 Revenant's 1986 Proof Set 100 5 5 5 455 -34 3/1/2017717
[Collapse] Proof Sets 1999-Date
  2008 Proof Set Coinage 51 Revenant's 2008 Proof Set 42 6 4 4 966 42 3/3/2017419
[Collapse] Australia - Bullion
  Koala, Silver Dollars, 2007-Date, Mint State 33 Revenant's Koalas 36 4 4 4 2204 987 7/21/2014672
  Kookaburra Silver 1 Ounce, 1990-Date, Mint State 30 Revenant's Kookaburras 50 14 1 1 5788 -418 1/16/2017658
[Collapse] Australia - Lunar
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