"Win LordM's Loot" Giveaway #4 (closes 9/30/19)

lordmarcovanlordmarcovan Posts: 41,378 ✭✭✭✭✭
edited September 3, 2019 2:33PM in Coin Swaps, Tags and Giveaways

"Win LordM's Loot" Giveaway #4

Deadline for entries: Midnight Eastern US time, Monday, September 30, 2019.

This will be a random drawing at the end of the month, using the random.org True Random Number Generator.

Winner will get his or her choice of one item from my "Pick Bin & Giveaway Goodies" page. (Give that link a moment to load.)

To enter:

(1) Please include the words "entry post" in your initial post to this thread - and only your first post. You may reply to this thread as many times as you like, but if you put the phrase "entry post" into more than one reply, you will disqualify yourself.

(2) In addition to the words "entry post", post something else that is coin-related in some way- whatever you like.

(3) Please view the list of prizes and specify your first, second, and third choices, in order of preference.

You may edit your post to change your three prize picks at any time, but remember, only one entry post per member, and one prize.

There are no strings attached, and I pay shipping- worldwide- but if international shipping ever proves too costly on an item (or if all three of your prize picks are gone at the time of the drawing), I reserve the right to offer you a different prize or a PayPal gift instead.

Note that the prizes are drawn from my pick bin list. Ignore any pricetags you see. The list is subject to change throughout the month. Items are subject to prior sale or trade. But new items might also be added.

This is why I want you to list first, second, and third choices, and encourage you to periodically check the list for changes and new additions, and edit the selections in your entry post if you want.

Good luck! :)

For some idea of how these work, here is last month's contest.

Comments

  • entry post

    I have noticed recently a number of mint bicentennial quarters showing up in my laundry rolls. Wonder what's causing that.

    My picks are:

    German 1625

    Spanish 1723

    Lithuanian 1510

  • MjwagsMjwags Posts: 50 ✭✭

    entry post
    Q: What's 6 inches long, 2 inches wide and drives women wild?
    A: a $100 bill!

    United States: silver Capped Bust dime, 1834

    Lithuania (Polish rule): silver half-grosz of Sigismund I ("the Old") of Poland, 1510

    United States: copper-nickel Indian Head cent, 1860, Type 2 (Rounded Bust variety), ANACS VG8

    Thanks as always for the opportunity.

  • Musky1011Musky1011 Posts: 3,793 ✭✭✭

    Entry post

    Which ever you would like to send , my friend

    Pilgrim Clock and Gift Shop.. Expert clock repair since 1844

    Menomonee Falls Wisconsin USA

    http://www.pcgs.com/SetRegistr...dset.aspx?s=68269&ac=1">Musky 1861 Mint Set
  • AstroJoeAstroJoe Posts: 215 ✭✭✭

    Entry post.

    Hope to score a 1901-S Barber quarter next time to a coin show.

    Thanks for the opportunity.

    1. United States: silver clad Washington quarter, 1976-S, Bicentennial type, ANACS PF69 CAM
    2. United States: copper-nickel commemorative half dollar, Mount Rushmore Golden Anniversary, NGC PF69 Ultra Cameo
    3. United States: silver Capped Bust dime, 1834
    Joe

    Everything is all right!
  • KliaoKliao Posts: 242 ✭✭✭

    Got this fractional Britannia for spot. I think it’s pretty good. It has nice dark blue toning that I can’t seem to get a pic of


    1.United States: silver Capped Bust dime, 1834
    2.Japan (Edo period): cast bronze 100-mon coin
    3.United States: silver Seated Liberty dime, 1853

    Young Numismatist here. Enjoy collecting coins and making money on the side to fund my collection

    Please see my eBay store for jewelry and a few coins!
    https://www.ebay.com/usr/kliao-69

  • OldhoopsterOldhoopster Posts: 362 ✭✭✭

    Entry Post

    1624 Bavaria 2K
    1754 Regensburg 2K
    1860 IC VG8

    Ran out of pics of Zippy Kitty with her coins. She's mad because I won't let her bid on ebay anymore

    Member of the ANA since 1982
  • MrLeeMrLee Posts: 2,327 ✭✭✭

    ENTRY POST. Another fine contest, my Lord.
    This picture is not mine but it combines two of my passions:

    If i'm so lucky I choose:

    1 U.S. 1865 Two-cent piece.

    2 U.S. 1891 Quarter.

    3 U.S. 1860 IHC.

    Thanks for the chance.



  • dorkbardorkbar Posts: 404 ✭✭✭

    Entry post. Thanks, Lord!

    Coin trivia: The word "dime" is derived from the Latin word "decima," which means the "tenth part."

    1) 1834 US Capped Bust dime
    2) 2017 Canada large copper proof medal for Canada Sesquicentennial
    3) 1967 Panama Silver Proof Half Balboa ICG 68

  • Entry Post.
    Thank you for the contest LM.

    Hoping to have more time with Ancients this coming winter. Do you have any pointers on starting my own Eclectic Box?

    1. Roman Empire: bronze sestertius of Commodus
    2. United States: bronze 2-cent piece, 1865
    3. Lithuania (Polish rule): silver half-grosz of Sigismund I ("the Old") of Poland, 1510
  • lordmarcovanlordmarcovan Posts: 41,378 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @nyatii said:
    Do you have any pointers on starting my own Eclectic Box?

    Buy stuff you teally like, not stuff other people are buying. (Unless you like that too, in which case, go for it.)

    Try to pick coins that combine eye appeal and history both.

    Mix it up nicely. Combine many different themes to make it truly eclectic.

    Do mot be afraid to cautiously strike out in new directions to explore the unfamiliar.

    Buy the most appealing examples you can find on your budget. They do not have to be Mint State or perfect, but they should be both attractive and interesting.

    Actually, you can even toss out the "attractive" requirement, if you're chasing rare quarry.

    You make your own rules.

  • jimineez1jimineez1 Posts: 310 ✭✭
    edited September 17, 2019 10:48AM

    entry post

    obv pesos

    1- Columbian half
    2- seated quarter
    3- seated dime - 1853

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