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Take a look at the ‘W’ uncirculated eagles

Being a Mint accountant must be an exciting job, because as the reconcilation of numbers process goes on, it sure makes the lives of collectors interesting. Continue reading

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Rare gold $20 on B & M block

Bowers and Merena, a division of Spectrum, will conduct the official auction of the Baltimore Coin and Currency Convention. A range of U.S. coins, and other numismatic items, will be offered March 21-23. Continue reading

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Buffalo gold zaps gold eagles

Did introduction of the American Buffalo one-ounce gold bullion coin in 2006 harm sales of the American Eagle? Continue reading

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Counterfeit Standing Liberty found with multiple mintmarks

While visiting one of my favorite local coin shops, I came across a Standing Liberty quarter that lacked sharp detail, yet had much of its original luster present. Feeling something was not quite right, I took a closer look with my trusty 10x loupe. Continue reading

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New Civil Rights commem bill proposed

Legislation calling for a commemorative silver dollar marking the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act in 2014 has been introduced in the House of Representatives by Rep. John Lewis and Rep. Deborah Pryce. Mintage requested is 350,000 pieces. A … Continue reading

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New error dollar appears; Edge of Adams coins impressed twice

Collectors in Florida and Michigan are finding quantities of the new John Adams Presidential dollars with edge inscriptions applied twice to the edges. Continue reading

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Senate takes up new Sac reverses

Legislation calling for annual commemoration of American Indians on the reverse of circulating Sacagawea dollar coinage passed the House of Representatives June 12 and action now shifts to the Senate. Continue reading

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“In God We Trust” responses

From the July 5 Numismatic News E-Newsletter:

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1793 Chain cent a steal in early auction

A 1793 Chain cent was among the coins from Dr. Lewis Roper Continue reading

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Cipoletti out

ANA executive director Chris Cipoletti has been placed on paid administrative leave. Continue reading

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