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Guidelines to Store Your Coins Safely

Coin collections can be preserved for a long time with proper and regular maintenance. Coin damage can occur in many ways: coins rubbing together can cause scratches or temperature changes can affect the surface of coins. The right tools and supplies will protect them from damage and preserve them f...

Supplies a Beginner Needs to Start a Coin Collection

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Coin collectors need various supplies to store and display their collection decorously. They need to put in extra effort and care to preserve the integrity of the coins and maintain them. Coin collection is an activity that can provide you with years of amusement. At Century Stamps, we offer a vas...

Stamps: All the Accessories You Need to Protect Them and Keep Them Safe!

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Postage stamps are relatively easy to use. If you have inherited an expensive stamp collection and are unsure of how to take proper care of your collection, this blog can help you. Stamps are thin pieces of paper that can be damaged quite easily. It is essential that you’re protecting your investm...

Coins: How They Are Engraved

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Coins are small, round disks made up of either metals or alloys (in some cases even synthetic materials). They are used as a medium of exchange and are standardized in weight. They are produced in large quantities at a mint and are usually issued by a government. The first record of western coins...

Three reasons to collect stamps or coins

The first coins were minted by the Lydian state, now Turkey, around the sixth century BCE. Adhesive stamps, on the other hand, were invented by Rowland Hill in 1837, making them a far more recent creation. Despite their very different origins, these items have both gained popularity among collectors...

Numismatics: What you should know about coin collecting

Numismatics refers to the study and collection of currency. You’re probably familiar with the value of the coins in your pocket, but they may be worth more than you think. This is because coins and currency in general often has cultural and historic value. Here’s what you should know.

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