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Coin Collecting

  • Class Type: Personal Enrichment
  • Location: Columbus
  • Start Date: March 09, 2021
  • Time: 1 - 3:30 p.m.

If you are a novice coin collector or have been an avid collector, you may find an interest in this workshop presented by Tom Bassett.

Tom Bassett of Lincoln has more than 30 years of experience in appraising antiques and coins. He is past president of the Lincoln Coin Club and a 35-year member of the New England Appraisers Association. In 2002, Gov. Mike Johanns appointed him to the Nebraska Quarter Design Committee. In 1983 he conducted what is likely the largest antique appraisal in Nebraska at Pioneer Village in Minden.

Tom's presentations are packed with firsthand experiences, extensive knowledge and a fun, enjoyable atmosphere. In this workshop, he will discuss the challenges of buying, selling and evaluating coins and currency. He will also discuss the common mistakes people make when buying and selling coins and currency.

Please bring along three coins for appraisal, if you wish. Preregistration is required for this workshop.

CODE: 20/NC AVOR 9000 DCE20

Class Details

  • Instructor: Tom Bassett
  • Cost: $25
  • Address:
    3115 6th St.
  • Location: Knights of Columbus Hall


For more information, contact Karen Mroczek at 402-562-1249; toll-free in Nebraska at 1-877-222-0780, ext. 1249; or She also will take your registration if you prefer not to register online.

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