Share your favorites on Show & Tell

New Year's Gold Treasure Coins

In Postcards > Show & Tell and Gold > Show & Tell.
Postcards1592 of 1598Politics - Election 1900CALIFORNIA DREAMIN'
5
Love it
3
Like it

auraaura loves this.
aghcollectaghcollect loves this.
packrat-placepackrat-place loves this.
Love.anything.oldLove.anything.old loves this.
officialfuelofficialfuel likes this.
camerafancamerafan likes this.
BelltownBelltown loves this.
potreropotrero likes this.
See 6 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 11 years ago

    AC_Dwyer
    (13 items)

    With the price of gold skyrocketing over the past few years, collecting actual gold treasure coins can be very expensive. So sometimes you have to make due with something a little more reasonably priced.

    When I saw these two postcards from around 1907, I knew I found another way of collecting gold treasure without actually buying the real thing. I love these two images. What kid doesn't dream about finding buried treasure?

    I also got a kick out of the name of the town one of the postcards was addressed to - Lawyersville, NY. Very fitting since I'm sure all the gold those kids are digging up will eventually wind up in the pockets of all the lawyers representing the lawsuits filed against the kids claiming the gold is rightfully theirs.

    logo
    Postcards
    See all
    Hank Aaron HOF Signed 1947-66 Exhibits Postcard AUTO PSA/DNA Authentic
    Hank Aaron HOF Signed 1947-66 Exhib...
    $132
    Hank Aaron HOF Signed 1983 Perez-Steele HOF Postcard #177 AUTO PSA/DNA
    Hank Aaron HOF Signed 1983 Perez-St...
    $42
    Hank Aaron HOF Signed Postcard AUTO Atlanta Braves PSA/DNA Authentic
    Hank Aaron HOF Signed Postcard AUTO...
    $57
    Postcard Pack (24 pcs) Small Forest People Vintage Scenes by Elsa Beskow CD3010
    Postcard Pack (24 pcs) Small Forest...
    $8
    logo
    Hank Aaron HOF Signed 1947-66 Exhibits Postcard AUTO PSA/DNA Authentic
    Hank Aaron HOF Signed 1947-66 Exhib...
    $132
    See all

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.