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Will proof American Buffalo gold sell out?

It’s gold. It’s got a beautiful, classic American coin design. It’s got a mintage of 300,000. What’s your gut feeling? Continue reading

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It takes a special metal to be called noble

Coin Clinic’s Answerman takes on your questions. Can you list all the so-called noble metals? Continue reading

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Cipoletti reports ANA closing gap

The American Numismatic Association has too much money in the view of some grant-giving institutions, said Christopher Cipoletti, ANA executive director, at one point during the Aug. 14 public meeting of the board of governors during the World Continue reading

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New holders in 2007

Mint forum on Presidential dollar coins coming in 2007 includes news that proof sets and mint sets will get new holders. Continue reading

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Some set purchasers cancelling orders

To the accompaniment of e-mails to Numismatic News, at least some Mint clients have been canceling their orders for the two-coin American Eagle 20th Anniversary Gold and Silver Set. Continue reading

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CFA makes Presidential choices

The Commission of Fine Arts selected one preferred portrait for each of the four Presidents scheduled to be honored on dollar coins in 2008: James Monroe, John Quincy Adams, Andrew Jackson and Martin Van Buren. Continue reading

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Noe receives 18-year prison sentence

Convicted coin dealer Tom Noe was sentenced Nov. 20 to 18 years in state prison for stealing from the $50 million rare-coin fund he administered as an investment for the Ohio Bureau of Workers Continue reading

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U.S. Mint imposes ban on melting cents and nickels

With high metals prices pushing the cost of producing these coins over face value, the Mint acts to prevent significant losses of circulating coinage. Continue reading

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Dolley debuts new dollars

A Dolley Madison re-enactor was an historical highlight Dec. 19 at the introduction of the designs of the four new 2007 First Spouse gold coins. Continue reading

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Kutasi had top set of Indian $10 gold coins

The number one finest set of Indian $10 gold coins Continue reading

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