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I found Meridian to be a professional coin store, with good selection and easy to find location. I bought some silver eagles and some bullion and have been there twice. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable in collectibles. I also found their pricing to be quite fair and reasonable compared to other shops in LA that I have visited.

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May 5, 2016 by Meridian Coin

The ’43 and ’44 Cents

It’s that time of year… one of the popular television stations has aired a program talking about the incorrect metal errors of 1943 and 1944. In 1943, the Lincoln Cent was minted in zinc-plated steel to save copper for shells to be used in the war effort.  A total of 500,000,000 were minted that year, […]


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