History Student

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History Student's Bio
Grandfather traded stamps with Franklin D. (FDR) Roosevelt; and the King of England, George VI, (the same king in "The King's Speech" a fantastic drama movie - who actually was the current Queen Elizabeth II's FATHER - and she loved the movie) back in 1935.

He had left me an extensive starter collection of stamps, some coins, and his Scott's Catalog of World Postage Stamps 1935.

The coins did include a couple of BU 1-cent RED - (imagine that?) 1909-S VDB Lincolns penny's. Too bad, that I was so young and foolish for I sold them off at $20 each to a trusted relative. A world wise lesson quickly learned.

Grandpa's collection saved him from paying over a few million dollars in medical fees (inflation added).

I always loved collecting stamps and then coins.

In fact, a large part of my coins were in PCGS, ANACS, and ICG slabs that would not register in the competitive sets due to the ancient coin age (pre 1700 A.D.) and PCGS coins NOW not allowed. So I added some duplicate sets to make the 1/3 that I lost from the old days.


Have personal joy, peace, and love. Keep collecting and happy coin trails to you...



    

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  Gold Sovereign, Victoria, 1855-1901, Circulation Issue 17 AUSTRALIA VICTORIA HS 5 6 0 0 5768 6 6/17/2016293
  Gold Sovereign, George V, 1911-1931, Circulation Issue 21 AUSTRALIA GEORGE V HS 1 1 0 0 999 30 6/17/2016265
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  Kookaburra Silver 1 Ounce, 1990-Date, Mint State (without Varieties) 52 HS Kookaburras 19 6 0 0 1808 -140 12/1/2017454
[Collapse] Canada - Type Sets
  Gold Type Set, 1908-1919, Circulation Issue 6 CANADA SET 25 1 0 1 2643 2643 6/5/2015212
[Collapse] Great Britain - Sovereigns and Bullion
  Sovereign, Victoria, 1838-1901, Circulation Issue 8 Victoria GB Sovereigns I 10 7 0 0 8686 31 3/20/2018209
  Sovereign, Victoria, 1838-1901, Circulation Issue 32 VICTORIA GB Sovereign II 1 1 0 0 343 33 6/21/2016230
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 17 GEORGE V Sovereign 1 12 1 0 0 1442 507 6/22/2016198
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 17 GEORGE V Sovereign 2 12 1 0 0 1442 507 6/22/2016178
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 17 GEORGE V Sovereign 3 12 1 0 0 1442 507 6/22/2016172
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 17 GEORGE V Sovereign 4 12 1 0 0 1442 507 6/22/2016170
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 17 GEORGE V Sovereign 5 12 1 0 0 1442 507 6/22/2016180
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 17 GEORGE V Sovereign 6 12 1 0 0 1442 507 6/22/2016194
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 17 GEORGE V Sovereign 7 12 1 0 0 1442 507 6/22/2016182
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 17 GEORGE V Sovereign 8 12 1 0 0 1442 507 6/22/2016182
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 17 GEORGE V Sovereign 9 12 1 0 0 1442 507 6/22/2016163
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 17 GEORGE V Sovereign 10 12 1 0 0 1442 507 6/22/2016188
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 11 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016195
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 12 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016184
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 13 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016189
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 14 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016197
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 15 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016180
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 16 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016196
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 17 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016186
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 18 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016197
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 19 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016189
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 20 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016194
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 21 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016174
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 22 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016167
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 23 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016170
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 24 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016175
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 25 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016172
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 20 GEORGE V Sovereign 26 12 1 0 0 1328 521 6/22/2016186
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 21 GEORGE V Sovereign 27 12 1 0 0 1222 466 6/22/2016182
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 21 GEORGE V Sovereign 28 12 1 0 0 1222 466 6/22/2016182
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 21 GEORGE V Sovereign 30 12 1 0 0 1222 466 6/22/2016181
  Sovereign, George V, 1911-1925, Circulation Issue 21 GEORGE V Sovereign 29 12 1 0 0 1222 466 6/22/2016173
  Sovereign, Elizabeth II, 1957-Date, Circulation Issue 5 Elizabeth II Sovereign set 21 10 0 0 12671 -922 3/20/2018271
  Sovereign, Elizabeth II, 1957-Date, Circulation Issue 15 QUEEN Elizabeth II Sovereign 4 2 0 0 2656 1494 9/6/2017210
[Collapse] Great Britain - Proof Sets
  1989 Sovereigns Proof Set Coinage (Sovereign Anniversary) 8 1989 Rare PF Sovereigns 500 yr. 75 3 0 0 8894 505 9/18/2017197
[Collapse] Mexico
  Gold 50 Pesos, 1921-1947, Circulation Issue 25 Extra 50P Mexico Coins 5 1 0 0 2077 380 1/15/2020238
  Gold 50 Pesos, 1921-1947, Circulation Issue 8 Mexico 50 Peso Set 23 4 0 1 7032 1177 1/15/2020262
[Collapse] South Africa - Union
  Gold Sovereign, George V, 1923-1932, Circulation Issue 17 South Africa Sovereign 10 1 0 0 1031 288 6/22/2016207
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