Collecting Lucky Coins, Tokens, and Medals (Paperback)

By Rita Laws

House of Collectibles, 9780375720963, 129pp.

Publication Date: February 14, 2006



Learn the language of collecting lucky coins, tokens, and paper money, and the answers to these questions and more:

• What is the difference between a coin, a token, and a medal?

• What are the most important tools a coin collector needs?

• What should a bride put in her left shoe for good luck?

Insider tips on buying and selling techniques, along with a guide to reliable sources and a glossary.

A one-of-a-kind resource on what makes a particular piece ‘lucky,’ with tips on detecting counterfeits and keeping your collection safe.