Glossary of Terms
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Jackass Note

A common name for the $10 Series of 19869 Legal Tender Notes. These notes have an eagle on the face and when turned upside down, the eagle resembles a jackass.

Jefferson Nickel

The 5-cent coin designed by Felix Schlag, first struck in 1938 and still issued today.

Juice

Slang for the surcharge, called the buyer’s fee, added to the hammer price as listed on an auction invoice.

Junk Silver

A term used to describe common date silver coinage taken from circulation that trades based on the bullion spot prices.

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