why are RB and RD.....

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why are RB and RD.....

#1 Unread post by typeviic »

wheats worth more than ones without that grade distinction? Seriously. Is it like a fine wine, better with age?

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Re: why are RB and RD.....

#2 Unread post by Paul »

Of course...
"RD" designates RED
"RB" designates RED BROWN

High grade coins that are closer to the original RED in color just after minting, will command a higher premium.
Why? ........ because there are so few of them, i.e. "Population Count"
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