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Do I need a better microscope?

#1 Unread post by Jaderose354 »

Came across this coin and I'm not sure if there's a missing artist mark?
Do I require a better microscope/jewelry loupe?
I could try and get a better pic but this is the best I could get
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#2 Unread post by SensibleSal66 »

No . You should able to take decent Pics using a Cellphone / or Loupe and Camera phone combination ( loupe directly in front of cell phone's lens ) .
Then put file in either LunaPic or PhotoScape editing software and edit . ( FREE programs, Lunapic no download )
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Need more Help ? Just Ask .
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Year, Mintmark, full coin image.....??
I can't tell a thing from just this 1 image
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#5 Unread post by Jaderose354 »

Awesome ty coin perts ill try and post up better pics and use the app mentioned so you guys can get the full picture

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I've managed a better pic
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Do these look any better?
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This is a very nice unit
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#9 Unread post by Coin Mule »

Paul wrote: ↑Thu Apr 01, 2021 10:13 am This is a very nice unit
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I was just referencing what I use
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