Official Photographic Grading Guide For United States Coins
By: James F. Ruddy
This is the single most useful book you can own to learn the essentials of coin grading.
Photograde was designated in 1972 as an Official Grading Guide by the American Numismatic Association.
Designed for beginners and advanced graders alike.
Acclaimed by dealers for its accuracy.
Illustrates every regular issue United States coin type from 1793 to date.
Contains more than 1,000 coin photographs, many enlarged to show details.
Both obverse and reverse pictures of every grade for every coin listed.
Uses easy-to-understand terms and grading descriptions.
Includes special chapters on counterfeits and Colonial coins, and how to grade, clean, and store coins.
Grading standards are approved by the American Numismatic Association.
Publisher: Zyrus Press, 2005
293 Pages / Fully Illustrated
Actual size of book - H 8 1/2" x W 5 1/2"
ISBN-10: 0974237159 (0-9742371-5-9)
ISBN-13: 9780974237152 (978-0-9742-3715-2)