1925 Germany 5 Reichsmark

Year:  1925

Country: Germany - Weimar Republic

Mint: A - Berlin 

Denomination: 5 Mark

Weight: 25 g

Silver Content: .500

Mintage: 684,000

Certification: NGC MS62

KM # 47

Comments: Subject of coin is 1000th year of the Rhineland.  Obverse features armored soldier with shield and arm raised.  Reverse features denomination within date.    Pretty clean fields on this coin.  I think it looks better than MS62.   Purchased from Numismatics with Kenny.

1862 Columbia Peso - Bogota

Year:  1862

Country: Columbia

Mint: Bogota

Denomination: Peso

Weight: 25 g

Silver Content: .900

Mintage: 55,000

Certification: NGC VF35

Km # 139.1

Comments: Obverse features condor above arms.  Reverse features denomination within wreath.  Not a high grade coin but it is nice to find a 19th century, low mintage coin for under $100.

1932 A Germany 5 Reischmark Oak Tree

Year:  1932

Country: Germany - Weimar Republic

Mint: A - Berlin 

Denomination: 5 Mark

Weight: 28 g

Silver Content: .500

Mintage: 32,303,000

Certification: NGC AU53

Km # 56

Comments: Obverse features Eagle.  Reverse features oak tree within date.  Always liked the design of this coin.  This example has a nice original look, I was able to pick up for less than catalog value.

1845 Great Britain Crown

Year:  1845

Country: Great Britain

Denomination: Crown

Weight: 28.2759 g

Mintage: 159,000

Certification: NGC VF25

Km # 741

Comments: Obverse features Queen Victoria (young head).  Reverse features crowned arms within branches.  Picked this up from Ebay for about $125.  These get pretty expensive in higher grades.

1874 B Switzerland 5 Francs

Year:  1874

Country: Switzerland

Denomination: 5 Francs

Mint: Brussels (B.)

Weight: 25 g

Mintage: 196,650

Certification: NGC VF30

Km # 11

Comments: Obverse features Helvetia, the female personification of Switzerland holding shield.  Reverse features date within wreath.  Picked this up on ebay recently for about $130.  This coin has been on my want list for years and I was glad to pick this one up in an affordable grade.

1966 Lesotho 50 Licente

Year: 1966

Country: Lesotho

Denomination: 50 Licente

Weight: 28.1 g

Mintage: 5,000

Certification: NGC PF 67 Cameo

Km # 4.2

Comments: This coin commemorates the independence of Lesotho.  It features Moshoeshoe on the obverse and teh Lesotho coat of arms on the reverse.  Pretty bad looking dude.  I was luck to be able to pick this up around $25, but have seen them going for more than triple that certified on ebay

1964 Canada Dollar

Year: 1964

Country: Canada

Denomination: Dollar

Weight: 23.33 g

Silver Composition: .800

Mintage: 7,296,832

Certification: NGC PL65

Km # 58

Comments: Obverse features Elizabeth II facing right.  Reverse features the fleur de lis, shamrock and thistle and rose.  Subject of this coin is the 100th anniversary of the meeting is Charlottetown and Quebec that started the process of moving from colonies to a confederation.