coin grading

  1. Coin Grading Collectible Coins

    Coin Grading Collectible Coins

    Learning about coin grading collectible coins can be challenging when getting started. At Austin Rare Coins and Bullion, we have a wealth of coin-collecting resources. If you want to learn more about coin grading collectible coins from a reputable dealer, call us today to get started. Below, we have provided a basic understanding of the coin grading process to help you evaluate a coin's quality and grade.

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    Sheldon Grading Scale

    The Sheldon Coin Grading Scale

    The Sheldon Grading Scale is the most widely used system for evaluating the condition of a coin. Developed by Dr. William Sheldon in the late 1940s, this scale ranges from 1 to 70. To clarify,

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  2. The Rare Coin Certification Process

    The Rare Coin Certification Process

    The Rare Coin Certification Process

    At Austin Rare Coins & Bullions, our priority is always making sure that our customers feel informed about their purchases. One of the ways we do this is by offering an extensive collection of certified rare coins online. As a result, you can have a better picture of the condition, authenticity, and rarity of the coins you’re buying. Whether you plan on utilizing them as a short-term investment or a long-term part of your collection, let us walk you through what the certification process entails and means for our rare coins.

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    Can Any Coin Be Certified?

    While almost any coin can be submitted to a certification service, there are several scenarios. Firstly, for some c

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