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12-04-2011, 08:00 PM
dennis here aka pokie i have a question for anybody that would know i have a 1908 s i think barber quarter it is a key date from what i have gathered is there a safe way to clean it a little you can hardly see the mint mark it has a heavy black film over it thanks dennis

12-23-2011, 07:52 AM
put a peice of foil in a bowl, put the quarter on top of the foil, add baking soda, then add boiling water.....sorted

Tony Two-Cent
12-23-2011, 08:37 AM
Angel's method for cleaning silver coins, explained step-by-step:


12-24-2011, 07:37 AM
thanks guys for the advice i did the foil and baking soda in hot water it cleaned it up about as good as it is going to get found out it was a 1908 d not a 1908s like i thought but it is still a good find thank you dennis