Your Shopping Cart Cart is empty

Kointain - Direct Fit - 38mm (Silver Dollar)

Purchase

SKU: 27055
Regular Price: $14.00
Sale Price: $9.69
Description Price QTY
Size: Bag of 20
In Stock
$9.69
Size: Bag of 100
In Stock
$32.59

More images

Click to enlarge

Description

The Kointain, a two-piece capsule for coins, was invented in the late 1940s by Dr. Francis Epps. After researching all the known methods of numismatic storage, Dr. Epps concluded that none were satisfactory. He employed the services of a research chemist and designed a new type of coin holder that used a safe and impervious plastic. Kointains are convex so as to touch the coin only on its edges. Held at arm's length, a coin in a Kointain does not appear to be in any holder at all! Kointains are used by the Smithsonian Institution for the National Numismatic Collection and by the American Numismatic Association for the ANA Money Museum. Today, Kointains are produced and packaged by E & T Kointainer Co. under strict conditions to prevent contamination by dust, oil and grease.
Direct fit Kointains come in a variety of the most popular sizes. For other coins, ring style Kointains consist of a direct fit capsule plus an inert ring that reduces the diameter size of the capsule to match that of the coin. Sold in bags of 20 or 100.
Size: 38mm
Fits: Dollars 1840-1978, Classic and Modern Commemorative Dollars and other 38mm coins

Product Reviews

Login or Register to write the first review.

Products You May Like

CONTENTS OF THIS SITE COPYRIGHT © 2020 BY COIN WEEK SUPPLIES AND/OR OUR SUPPLIERS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.