News and Announcements

4/9/2019 - The denticles and edge of a coin can give important clues about whether it is genuine.
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4/1/2019 - Two fakes bear identical imperfections but different dates.
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3/12/2019 - An elusive medal represents a challenge for collectors of higher grades.
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3/1/2019 - A counterfeit $20 gold piece displays uncharacteristically prooflike surfaces and poorly defined devices.
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2/12/2019 - Poorly defined details and a low percentage of silver reveal that this isn’t a genuine coin.
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2/1/2019 - Poorly defined details, combined with rough surfaces, help expose a spurious silver coin.
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1/22/2019 - An extra ray of light is one of the indicators this piece isn't genuine.
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12/11/2018 - These two counterfeits share some of the same imperfections.
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11/13/2018 - A difference in facial expression is among the many clues this coin is fake.
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11/5/2018 - A contemporary coin with a rare date is the impetus behind the alteration of a more common specimen.
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