How to Identify Arrowheads: 6 Easy Ways to Find Out

how to find arrowheads

Image source: Wikimedia CommonsHow to Identify ArrowheadsThere are various kinds of arrowheads designed by the Native Americans. Around 1,200 types have been recorded to date. The identification of these arrowheads would let you learn more about the history and way of life of the people who made and used them, which could have dated back thousands … Read more

Why the 1965 Quarter is Such a Great Coin for Beginners

1965 quarter collectible

History and Collection of 1965 Quarter and Other Clad Washington QuartersThe Washington quarter was issued to commemorate the 200th birth anniversary of George Washington. It was designed by John Flanagan, a New York sculptor. His initials are found at the base of the coin, particularly below Washington’s neck. The coin’s outer layer is composed of 75% … Read more

Copper Dime: 4 Things You Should Know to Get Max Value

Facts About the Copper Dime That Was Never CirculatedGenerally dimes are made of a combination of copper and nickel, with copper having the higher percentage of the composition. But prior to 1965, dimes were made of silver. A copper dime is made of 91.67% copper and 8.33% nickel. It is also the smallest in terms of diameter … Read more

1965 Dime: The Error Coin Coveted by Numismatists

1965 dime error

Image source: Wikimedia CommonsKnow More About the 1965 Dime, an Error DimeThe Roosevelt Dime is the latest dime variation in circulation today. It has been so since 1946. The Roosevelt dime was created to honor Unites States President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. He died in 1945, and a year after a dime featuring his face was minted … Read more