The site is appropriate for children and is a mix of education, where did the hobby originate, to encouraging elongated coins as a new hobby.
The website is nearly finished.
PRESS RELEASE: August 1, 2014
The Elongated Coin Museum (ECM) has announced it will come on-line on January 1, 2015. The Elongated Coin Museum is the largest elongated coin museum in the United States. It started with a passion to collect every elongate in the State of Washington which grew – much to Kyle’s (the curator) wife’s discontent – into over 9,000 elongates.
- Video History Tour of Elongated Coins (EC), Titled, “Where it all Began.”
- Exhibit Elongated Coins in the form of collections from locations around Washington State.
- Raise awareness of Elongated Coin Collecting to the general public and further the passion of youth hobbyists.
- Provide a single website for resources needed by all hobbyists.
TEASER: Click on My Gypsy to see the teaser page.
In the mean time please visit The Elongated Coin Museum’s curator Kyle Greer on eBay where he offers a fantastic selection on smashed pennies in his eBay store!