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Look what came in the mail today…

My type sets! Last night I scrounged up all my coins and… It’s kind of sad. A lot are cleaned, but at least the holes are filled! Hopefully I can get something good at a coin show today. :)

Type collector, young numismatist.


  • Jzyskowski1Jzyskowski1 Posts: 5,838 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited March 19, 2023 7:57AM

    Nice job. I’ve been using the Littleton albums and they seem just fine. Good luck and a type set is alot of fun. I finished my 20 th century set and now I might give thought to upgrading or perhaps a new album and something different. I’m working my way thru the Roosie albums and just yesterday ordered the 78 p & d to complete pg 3. 😁. 46- 80 ( much thanks to @gumby1234 for help with the 46-64 part).
    Little inside info for you. If you need new clear slides, contact Littleton and ask. They sent me a complete replacement set, free.
    Good luck with the hunt. It’s a wonderful way to collect without too much pressure. If an example is what your seeking there’s more room to pick if higher quality is not necessary.

    “ fair well my buddy. Chewy 2002-2023.” My kitty collecting buddy and my best friend Aged 21 years- 3 months- 7 days 🙀

  • OAKSTAROAKSTAR Posts: 2,829 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Nice album! Great looking set so far. I started the same way. I filled the holes with whatever I had, them slowly up graded over time.

  • JimTylerJimTyler Posts: 2,655 ✭✭✭✭✭

    You got some work (fun work) ahead of you.

  • rickoricko Posts: 96,265 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Nice albums and a good start. Be sure to post a show report for that coin show....and show any acquisitions you made. Cheers, RickO

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