Silver Dollar Set
BEFORE YOU PURCHASE A COIN SET, PLEASE READ ALL THE DETAILS!
For some Coin Artists it is difficult to obtain real United States Government Silver Coins in matching sets at an affordable price.
So Copeland Coins will be offering sets of guaranteed genuine, US Silver coins for purchase when available. These coins are dealer's choice, meaning you will not receive the coins in the photographs, but will receive coins of similar if not better quality! Guaranteed.
Copeland has hand selected each set to keep variances to a minimum for
maximum magic potential. There is great value knowing that each coin will work perfectly with the others in the set. Serious time and money is saved by purchasing a matching set of coins.
What are the Silver Dollar Coin Stats?
Condition: Coins will be circulated.
Details: Good - Basically all text is readable and coins are easily identified as amazing US currency. Dates may be worn, but usually readable. Excellent presentation pieces for magic.
Softness: Morgans are 9/10 -These coins are all nice and smooth with absolute minimal to no defects in faces, rims and edges. Faces are beginning to be worn flat, but still have rather clear and good details. Coins will quietly slide on their faces with very little if any noise. See note below about "Bright Morgans." Peace are 7-8/10 - Very soft and smooth, but the faces have more details and are not as quiet. Eisenhower Clad are 2/10 and Eisenhower Proofs are 4/10.
Reeded Edges: Sets will have worn edges that still exhibit moderate grip.
Patina: Each Dealer's Choice coin is compared to the photographs taken and will be similar in contrast. They will have great silver highlights and good shading, exhibiting an all around posh look.
Matching: Morgans are approximately 92% similarity between coins (it very hard for us to source matching coins right now), Peace are approximately 96% similarity between coins, Eisenhower Proofs are approximately 99% matching, Eisenhower Clad are approximately 95% matching.
Dates: Various - Similar decades and exact matching dates are always used in consideration of making sets, but there will most likely be several different years.
Magical Touch: Excellent - These coins were chosen for magic by a professional who has performed for more than 20 years of his life. Each set has a great look and feel. These coins look beautiful and your audience will appreciate them too! Take home a set of Silver Dollars, they will serve you well for a lifetime!**†
Which coins are best for sleight of hand magic?
The following Dollar size coins (38mm) are recommended:
Morgan: The most desired large coin by sleight of hand artist worldwide, Morgan sets the standard for excellent, visible manipulation. 90% silver, these coins handle like a dream and have just the right amount of historical pocket carry to make them perfect for sleight of hand. Their history gives them incredible tone and beauty and they just don't stay in stock here long. Beginners to Advanced workers love Morgan Dollars, you will too!
Bright Morgan: (These coins have not yet been photographed.) They were not circulated as long and have more details than most 90% silver coins. They have very little if any tarnish on them. Their color is bright silver. Do not expect to have the historic patina on these coins, but they are Morgans and will get it with time. Being a 90% silver they will wear down in a few years with everyday pocket carry. They have raised rims and are not as quiet as circulated coins, yet still have a softer silver touch. An amazing coin, they will look like a newer version of the Morgans in the photographs.
Peace: Commissioned to celebrate global peace at the end of the First World War, Peace Dollars' reverse side feature an Eagle with her wings at rest. An awesome, 90% silver coin from the 1920 & 30s, they were not circulated long before being collected and thus are not as smoothed down and typically exhibit a brighter silver color. The rims on the edges of the coins may be a little raise and the coins are not as quiet as Morgans. But the advantage goes to Peace Dollars on weight. They are typically a gram or two heavier than Morgans because they didn't wear down as much and they almost always have better reeded edges, too. (Because of the weight and grip, these are favorite of Jeff Copeland and were used to film Riealme).
Eisenhower: Minted in the 1970s, these modern coins are a great way to get into BIG Money Manip! The size and weight is all there. If your hands are at least a medium size, you may try dollar sized coins to make your magic more visable and to get the best responses. Eisenhower Clad are an economical way to switch over to large coins. When available, the Eisenhower Proofs containing 40% silver are a great way start using the benefits of real silver. Eisenhower Proofs have possibly the best grip of any US coin ever minted.
The 40% Silver Eisenhower Proofs are now available both in Mirror or Matte Finish!! These coins were minted two different ways. The Mirror Finish was created by a double stamping process that creates a brilliant luster as seen in the photographs. The Matte Finish Eisenhower color looks more like a traditional silver coin. Both coins present advantages. Please note, ONLY the Mirror Finish Eisenhower are seen in the photographs at this time.
What is included in each coin set?
- Set of Five (5) US Dollar sized Silver Coins, style of your choosing.*
- Free Viajero Wallet of your choice. Please note these wallets may include unique stains, rough patches & tanning measurement marks that add character. Simply add any 6cm Viajero Wallet to cart and the price will automatically be deducted at checkout!
- Insurance on coins during shipping (standard shipping cost may still be added at checkout).***
FREE Viajero wallet instructions:
1. Add your desired coin set to cart.
2. Add any desired 6cm Viajero Wallet to cart. Yes! even the Beeswax finish, but the wallet color must be available at time of purchase. Sorry, we don't deal with backorders.
3. No discount code needed. Wallet price will automatically be deducted at checkout.
4. You are allowed one free 6cm sized wallet per coin set purchased. No limit. Yay! However, per website allowances, no other discounts (except shipping discounts) may be used in the same order.
Looking for single coins? View singles here.
Important Notice About Coin Sets:
Please Understand: These are not collector's coins. They are chosen for sleight of hand performance.
Every coin is a historical artifact, there will be ever so minor differences and they will not look identical to the coins in the pictures. That being said, Copeland Coins works very hard to make these sets are perfect for their intended purpose: To Make Beautiful Magic.
It is simply not worth the time to be hassled with the return of coins that are not sufficient, so every coin is examined and tested to be up to all these high standards listed above before being shipped to you.
*Coins have not been cleaned and it is recommended that you never clean or polish your coins. Simply use them everyday and the silver highlights will become more brilliant naturally.
**These are Copeland Coins's independent ratings and are a subjective opinion. Buyer must understand this before purchasing and should feel free to ask questions before purchasing. Please contact Copeland Coins before ordering from outside of the United States to insure shipping is possible. Please read our sales terms.
***While other coin venders may add on Insurance costs in extra fees, Copeland Coins includes this in the purchase price. It is mandatory for shipping valuable coins and will not be removed. When applicable, standard shipping costs may be be added on at check out as a normal purchase.