Posted by TJ Shea on 1st Mar 2017
Now that we've moved into March, our entire inventory of Indian Head Cents is discounted 10%. It's our way of saying thank you for being with us these 10 years. Use coupon code '10Years' at checkout to have the discount applied.
Whether you're starting your collection with circulated Indian Head Cents or adding PCGS or NGC graded examples to your collection, this month is a great time to do it. All month long, we'll be focusing on adding more Indian Cents to our inventory. We love these coins and we hope you will too!
It's hard for me to believe that I've been a rare coin dealer for 10 years now. I don't think anyone would have expected me or this business to last as long as it has. I want to say thank you to all of our customers without whose support we would not be where we [...]
I want to than everyone for their support. We were closed Saturday and Monday due to Winter Storm Jonas. We're fully up and running Tuesday and shipping orders as fast as we can. Thanks to all our customers for their patience. Growing up in the Northeast where two feet of snow didn't slow things down much, [...]
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