Cleaning Coins – Should you Do It?
Allow me to guide through the aspects of Cleaning Coins.
As a coin collector you have in all probability come across coins that look like they were filthy. You probably decided that the coins needed to be cleaned to give them back their full value but did you know that cleaning your coins can truly damage certain valuable characteristics that are required for coin valuing?
You see your coins contain a certain patina about them, like antiques, the patina should never be removed. …