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Columbian Coins in Cartagena

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Toronto, Canada
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Columbian Coins in Cartagena

Hello,

I"m heading to Cartagena next week from Toronto. I have an odd question. I'm a bit of a coin / stamp collector. Is there anywhere in Cartagena that you think would sell these sets? I'd rather not dive through my change but find a nice set for sale.

is there any place you guys can think of were i can get this?

Calgary, Canada
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1. Re: Columbian Coins in Cartagena

Not a clue, but if they're available anywhere it'll be in a place like Cartagena that has a huge tourist presence.

Good luck.

Cheers,

Terry

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2. Re: Columbian Coins in Cartagena

spelled Colombian wrong. Sorry guys!

Lecheria, Venezuela
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3. Re: Columbian Coins in Cartagena

I would shoot for the following places...

1. The rare books store : in calle de la Iglesia with Calle de la Mantilla

2. El Banco de la Republica: Cl. 33 # 3 - 123 Plaza de Bolivar

3. El Museo del Oro: across banco de la republica.

All these places are inside the old city within minutes (walking) from each other.

Good luck and welcome to Cartagena.

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4. Re: Columbian Coins in Cartagena

thank you so much :)

I'll be sure to visit them.

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5. Re: Columbian Coins in Cartagena

sad to say it buit there is nothing in Cartagena. All these find pieces are only found thru the Net.

Try ebay. Stamps aer easier to come around...depending on dates. Fine envelopes que a bit harder but everything is available in ebay.

Bogota, Colombia
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6. Re: Columbian Coins in Cartagena

I'm not sure about Cartagena but I have seen some interesting old coins on display at Casa de Moneda in Bogota; the museum is a must for any coin aficionado. Sunday flea markets in Usaquen and La 26 are sell old stuff on a buyer beware basis.

Suerte!

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