Things to consider when hunting for very high grade Australian QEII predecimal silver florins - a story with plenty of photos (includes a pcgs MS64 coin)
Brief discussion, with photos, of a high grade pcgs MS64 example of a 1966 50 cent piece, the 'round 50', the last circulating Australian silver coin.
It's always an issue when presenting coins online via photos as to how to realistically represent the lustre. You can easily overdo it by blowing the shot right out, silver being so reflective. To show you what I mean, here is a set of photos of a late Australian florin in top notch condition, all … Continue reading Photography – getting the lustre on a coin right
In the end grading is a personal preference although there are resources available so that everyone can get a fair idea of just about any coin's condition - just Google it, there's a whole world out there... Florin KGVI obv in MS 64 Florin KGVI rev in MS 64 Florin QEII obv in MS 64 … Continue reading Coin Grade Ch Unc MS 64 in late Australian Florins