TITLE

DID YOU KNOW?

PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Hospitality Upgrade;Spring2004, p90
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explains why quarters and half dollars have notches while pennies and nickels do not. U.S. Mint's putting of notches on the edges of coins containing gold and silver to discourage holders from shaving off small quantities of the precious metals; Metal content of pennies and nickels that are not so valuable.
ACCESSION #
12847832

 

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