Entries by Liz Coggan

My Favorite Series Draped Bust Dimes 1796-1807

Photo courtesy of Rare Coin Wholesalers Although a short-lived series of just 10 years (there was no dime coined for the years 1799 and 1806), the series packs a powerful punch of numismatic interest and challenge to complete. In this series you will find two different reverse designs–the Small Eagle reverse found on coins dated […]

Coin Collecting: Know Your End Game

Coin Collecting: Know Your End Game By Liz Coggan Many coin collectors go about collecting coins backwards. While it is fun to “jump into the deep end” and start buying, there are more pressing and important things to consider and do before spending your first dollar on a coin. Buy some books about the coin […]