Author Archives: Debbie Bradley

CCAC picks new eagle

Is it time for a new design for the reverse of the silver American Eagle one-ounce bullion coin? Continue reading

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CFA makes its choices

The Commission of Fine Arts faced a daunting task. Review nearly 150 designs to make recommendations for new coins in six series. Continue reading

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Native American series adds two

Designs for the reverses of 2015 and 2016 Native American $1 coins were endorsed when the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee met March 10. Continue reading

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Presidential Portraits Selected for Dollar Series

You may not be able to pick President Benjamin Harrison out of a crowd, but the six latest presidents to be honored on $1 coins should bring a spark of recognition to most people. Continue reading

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New Design for Eagle?

For 28 years, sculptor John Mercanti’s eagle with shield and grasping an olive branch and arrows in its talons has graced the reverse of the American silver Eagle $1 bullion coin. Continue reading

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Mint Stats: 2014 Mint products off to good start

Ah, 2013, you are but a mere memory to many coin collectors. Continue reading

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CCAC picks quarter designs

Designs for five America the Beautiful quarters to be released in 2015 were reviewed when the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee met Feb. 11. Continue reading

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Mint Stats: Sales slow for proof silver Eagles

The 2014 proof silver Eagle is just not feeling the love.
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Mint Stats: Final 2013 First Spouse coins on sale

It’s just under the wire, but the final 2013 First Spouse one-half ounce gold coins were slated to be put on sale just in time for the holidays. Continue reading

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CCAC looks ahead

A 2015 commemorative coin will honor the March of Dimes and the work it does to promote healthy babies, so it makes sense to have images of a baby or mother and baby on the coin. Continue reading

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