My Coin Collection and Numismatics

Coins, Bank Notes, Antiques, and Books Collection. They are Pieces of History.


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Location: Bandung, Indonesia

Thursday, December 07, 2006

Indian Coin

Finally I've got this one from a Numismatic Exhibition at BIP. This coin comes from India pre Independence. It's denomination is 1 Quarter Anna. I think it contains a large of history of India.

Wednesday, December 06, 2006

My First Coin

This Lincoln 1 Cent coin dated 1953-D (Denver) is my first coin I have. I got it from a street vendor at Ganeca street in Bandung city.

Below is it's data from PCGS site:
PCGS No: 2809
Circulation strikes: 700,515,000
Proofs: 0
Designer: Victor David Brenner
Diameter: ±19 millimeters
Metal content:
Copper - ±95%
Tin and Zinc - ±5%
Weight: ±48 grains (±3.1 grams)
Edge: Plain
Mintmark: "D" (for Denver, CO) below the date

How much is this coin worth? Check it.