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    Posted 4 months ago

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    We have had these coins in the family for over 50 years. Would you be able to tell us if they are real and the approximate value?

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    1. FamilyCoin27, 4 months ago
      Would love your professional opinion(s)
    2. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 4 months ago
      On the back side if you look it is marked as a copy.
    3. lugnuts lugnuts, 4 months ago
      Impossible to tell from pictures.
    4. scottvez scottvez, 4 months ago
      Agree with fhrjr2-- the copy mark gives it away. The coloration looks odd as well.

    5. flashlarue flashlarue, 4 months ago
      Someone intentionally tried to remove the word COPY in an attempt to deceive. In original condition with the word COPY clearly readable the coin would have been worth $5. The way it is now it would be considered a forgery and result in fines and or jail time it attempted to be sold as an original gold piece.
    6. FamilyCoin27, 4 months ago
      Very interesting...I have submitted it for appraisal and will keep you all posted once the report is received.
    7. IVAN49 IVAN49, 4 months ago
      No appraisal needed; a small encircled C means it is a COPY (fair and square).
      I doubt it`s gold, either, but it can be tested with electronic tester without damaging the coin.
    8. FamilyCoin27, 4 months ago
      As you can see I am new to this. How come people “love it” if it’s a copy or fake? Do some people still collect copies? Do they have a collector value? Just curious. I should be receiving the appraisal today and will let you all know!
    9. IVAN49 IVAN49, 4 months ago
      Gold has value and will always be precious. Have it tested.
    10. lugnuts lugnuts, 4 months ago
      A fake would be worth about $20-30 depending on when it was made and ... A 1854 Twenty D. Kellogg should weigh between 33.3 and 33.42 grams. ... of the coin,fakes often did not use .900 gold, but 14K-18K gold (.58-.75),
    11. lugnuts lugnuts, 4 months ago
    12. FamilyCoin27, 4 months ago is a “copy” as many of you have said. Now it is time to see if it is really gold.
    13. IVAN49 IVAN49, 4 months ago
      Even 14 K gold cannot be $ 20-30, depending on weight and fineness, it is still more valuable than scrap gold of the same weight.

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