Professional Coin Grading Service


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Professional Coin Grading Service

A company in the United States that will, for a fee, certify whether or not a coin is authentic or counterfeit. It also appraises the value of coins. The PCGS is used most commonly by numismatists.
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The five authenticators from 2003 who re-examined the Walton nickel in Florida were Heritage Senior Numismatist Mark Borckardt, PCGS Board of Experts member; dealer and author John "JD" Dannreuther; numismatic author and dealer Jeff Garrett; Professional Coin Grading Service Co-Founder and Collectors Universe President David Hall; and numismatic author and dealer Fred Weinberg.
Since our founding in 1986, Professional Coin Grading Service experts have now certified 25 million coins, with a total market value of over $27 billion," said PCGS Co-Founder, David Hall, President of Collectors Universe, Inc.
A limited number of these coins are being independently graded and certified by Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) as "First Strike" coins.
If a person chooses to invest in numismatic coins, make sure it has been certified by either the Numismatic Guarantee Corporation (NGC) or Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS).
Goldline International has acquired a limited quantity of the error coins independently evaluated by Professional Coin Grading Service.
The Company's brands in those markets include: Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) for coins, Professional Sports Authenticator (PSA) for sports cards, PCGS Currency for paper money, PSA/DNA Authentication Services (PSA/DNA) for autographs, Professional Stamp Experts (PSE) for stamps, Gem Certification & Assurance Lab (GCAL) for diamonds and American Gemological Laboratories (AGL) for colored gemstones.
He is a recognized leader in the industry, having been instrumental in the creation of the Professional Coin Grading Service, the organization that first established the industry standards for coin grading.
The Company's brands in those markets include: Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) for coins, Professional Sports Authenticator (PSA) for sports cards, PSA/DNA Authentication Services (PSA/DNA) for autographs, Professional Stamp Experts (PSE) for stamps, PCGS Currency for paper money, and Gem Certification & Assurance Lab (GCAL) for diamonds.
Subject to certain limitations, loans from $50,000 to $5 million or more can be made on coins that are in a dealer's inventory or in the process of being independently certified for authenticity and grade by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation or Professional Coin Grading Service.
These First Strike American Buffalos will be independently graded and certified by Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS), one of the nation's most reputable grading services.
According to the Professional Coin Grading Services (PCGS) website, there are 15 very rare, graded U.
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