Sunday, February 19, 2012

JR Newsletter: 19 February 2012 (76)

Wes Chormicle wrote about a new website he just put online:

I’ve started a new website dedicated to Capped Bust Half Dimes at the following web address: 

I have quite a ways to go, but thought you might want to take a peek and let me know what you think and what you might add.

Wes Chormicle

Tom Little wrote about an "L Counterstamped" Bust Quarter:

I have an early Bust Quarter that PCGS has just certified; an 1825/4/(2) with an L counterstamp, graded XF40; Browing 3.  PCGS did not take a photo and I don't have the coin back from PCGS just yet.  The certification number is 24576786
Do you have any additional information on this particular variety and counterstamp, its price value, best venue to sell, etc.?  PCGS lists the variety as over $4K in its price guide. There is a thread at Coin Talk on the subject:

I can also be reached at 203-966-2255