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David Lawrence Rare Coins

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 Welcome to the David Lawrence Rare Coins eBay storefront. Since 1979, we've provided collectors with top service & quality at the best possible prices on certified US Coins. We are market leaders in PCGS, NGC and CAC certified coins and we can help you build a great collection.

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David Lawrence Rare Coins accepts Paypal. We are authorized submission center for PCGS, NGC, CAC. Life member of ANA, PNG.
Specialization
Certified US Coins for the serious collector/investor. As one of the largest market makers in the country, we carry an inventory of over 5000 certified U.S. coins.
Grading Services
We buy and sell PCGS, NGC and CAC-approved coins.
Company History
David Lawrence Rare Coins (DLRC) was founded in 1979 by David Lawrence Feigenbaum. Dave had been an avid collector of U.S. coins since his childhood. Growing up in Brooklyn in the 1940's, he commuted by subway to Manhattan for school and quickly made friends with token-booth operators, who would pull the interesting coins out of circulation for him. On a good day he would get Barber coinage and V-Nickels. Standing Liberty quarters and Buffalos were commonly found but all intrigued the young collector.

Shortly before graduating from college, Dave sold his coin collection to Stack's to buy his wife-to-be an engagement ring. He later vowed to rebuild it better than the first time. Dave eventually earned his Ph.D. in marine biology and spent many years as a researcher -- a skill he would later apply to numismatics in the form of writing and editing more than a dozen books in the 'The Complete Guide' series.

In 1979, Dave quickly found his appetite for coins was greater than his budget, so he starting running classified ads in Coin World to sell circulated Barber coins, his specialty. He also set up a table at local coin shows with his son, John, who was only 10 years old at the time. Together, they regularly attended coin shows and slowly began growing the mail-order business.

John took a hiatus from the business in 1986 to attend Virginia Tech, where he earned a marketing degree with a concentration in computer science. He graduated in 1990, applying these skills to DLRC. Growth in the company quickly followed.

Today, DLRC has 12 full-time employees and maintains the same ideals that Dave strove for on day one. He would tell John, "Whether buying or selling, treat your customers fairly and always pay your bills the minute they come in." Of course, our love of numismatics is central to the core of our foundation, but our mission has never changed. Dave retired from DLRC in 1996 and passed away on May 25, 2002, after a heroic 6-year battle with Lou Gehrig's disease. John is now president and owner.
Terms and Conditions
Payment and shipment terms may vary on individual items.
Payment methods   Money Order/Cashiers Check, Personal Check, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, American Express Other
Paypal accepted.
Store ship-to locations   Worldwide to approved countries
Shipping & Handling   Free domestic standard shipping.

We ship wordwide express for around $30. Less if we can. Note: we MUST declare all proper customs information on international shipments. We will cancel any orders that try to avoid proper customs labeling.
Sales tax   5% if shipped to Virginia (VA) residents
Customer service & return policy   14 day return privilege with no questions asked from the time you receive your item.
Additional Store Information
Domestic shipping is FREE on all standard orders (with insurance). Overnite can be arranged for a reasonable fee. Multiple-item orders will only be charged once for shipping.