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Old 10-01-2018, 03:55 PM
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Originally Posted by TrashMasterCCS View post
Spit and rub gently. It will heat up and smell like rotten eggs. It took seconds to clean mine. Yours will take longer. My buddy had a 1769 Bavarian Silver dollar that looked just like yours. He used lemon juice and it cleaned up nicely. There is a nice coin under that crud.


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Thanks man i will give it shot!!

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Old 10-01-2018, 03:56 PM
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Originally Posted by flyguy784 View post
Looks like it may be like tar or the like. Try a little acetone, mineral spirits first. Can't hurt the coin and might just wipe off with the right solvent. Even nail polish remover.
Good idea on the solvent. Wow a lot of great ideas on this thread! I guess I will circle back on it after I get something that works and let everyone know!!

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