Learn how to grade your U.S. coins quickly and accurately. Beginners, advanced collectors, and delaers will all find the text understandable and invaluable for grading coins.
Every standard grade is illustrated and described in detail. Every coin is studied, from half cents to gold double eagles. Text descriptions of 30 levels help you pinpoint grades from poor to perfect Mint State. Plus, all 11 levels of Mint State are discussed in detail, as are Proof
You'll also get high-resolution photographs showing you exactly what to look for, as well as a special 16-page full-color section highlighting toning and other areas of inerest.