At our September meeting we had a great presentation on Seated Coinage by Tom Robertson!


Please join us next month for our auction on October 28th! The following is a list of coins currently consigned to the Auction. More will be listed as I receive them.


If you have something that you would like to consign please contact one of the members of the board



The Auction at our next meeting will offer coins that have a set price as well as those which are being offer at NO RESERVE.

Morgans - The following 4 coins have SET prices

1879-S PCGS ms64 older 2 piece holder reserve $75
1881-O PCGS ms62 old 2 piece holder reserve $45
1883-O PCGS ms64 reserve $70
1887 PCGS ms62 older 2 piece holder reserve $45

Silver Commems - The following 2 coins have SET prices

2001D Buffalo Dollar PCGS ms69 no issues reserve $185
2001-P proof Buffalo Dollar PCGS PR69 no issues reserve $185

--- The following are being auctioned with NO RESERVE---

1923 - Dollar - High AU

1922 - Dollar - BU (Toned)

3 coins as a lot 1935 buff nick vf/xf, 1904 IHC XF 1908 IHC vf

--- The following are being auctioned with NO RESERVE ---

1963 Half Dollar - Unc

1963-D Half Dollar - Unc

1906 Cent - ANACS AU50

1939-S Cent - NGC MS66RD

2000-S Dime - NGC PF 69UC

4 Misc. Silver Certificates

---The following are being auctioned with NO RESERVE---

1891-O Dime - Good

1868 3 Cent Nickel - Fine

1915-S Barber Half Dollar - Good

1972 Nickel with small clip - MS

1851 Large Cent - Fine+

1864 Indian Head Cent - Good


CENTS - The following are being auctioned with NO RESERVE

1910-S VF-20

1909-VDB XF-45

1908 MS-60+

1907 AU-58

1873 Open 3 G-04+

1866 G-04

1839 N-13 F-12 (Booby Head)

1830 N-2 G-04

1817 AG-03

1809 Half Cent C-2 G-04


The following coin are being auctioned with NO RESERVE

1877-S Trade Dollar - cleaned and retoned

1891 Seated Dime (Damaged) & 1867 3 Cent Nickel (Cleaned)

Quarter & Dime Planchet Error

2000 Colorized Silver Eagle

1964 MS & 1996-S Silver Proof Half Dollars

1842 Large Cent (Cleaned) & 1943 Walking Liberty Half Dollar

Bag of Assorted Lincolns (Teens, 20's, 30's, 40's 50's), Indian head cents, and Liberty Nickels - Including 1909 VDB and 1875 Indian Head Cent


If you have a program idea or would like to give a program yourself, please contact a member of the board, or Doug Price



Dues collected at all meetings - $5 Adults / $2 Youth (July 1 - June 30)



**Those wishing to arrive at 6:30pm, including Young Numismatists, will have extra time to talk about and enjoy our great hobby!

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Make plans for the next Coin-A-Rama February 27& 28, 2016!



ANA Summer Seminars

CLICK HERE to learn more about the ANA Summer Seminars where you will able to download the course catalogue and application forms. Young Numismatists can apply for a scholarship!


About our Club

The Ames Coin Club is one of the liveliest numismatic organizations in the state. We host the annual Nevada, Iowa, coin show, one of the largest in the region, every February. Scott Nichols, owner of Chester's Coins and Gifts, is our adviser. The club meets the last Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Heartland Senior Citizen Center, 205 Walnut.


Annual Dues - $5 Adults / $2 Youth (July 1st - June 30)


For more information about the club, or to join, contact Scott Nichols at 515-232-9222 or 515-291-8352. Club Officers: President Paul Heinen, Vice President Doug Price, Secretary Tom Wnuk, Treasurer Jim Gunning.