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Spotlight Organizations, Collectors in Numismatic News

Spotlight Organizations, Great Collectors in NN As someone who only recently returned to numismatics after a 55-year hiatus, I have a lot of history to catch up on. Articles on dealers such as the re-published story on Michael O’Higgins [Page … Continue reading

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Community Voice Responses (January 29, 2019)

From the Jan. 4 Numismatic News E-Newsletter: Do collectors prefer to buy award-winning coins? Here are some answers sent from our e-newsletter readers to Editor Dave Harper.   The real collectors like real nice coins at reasonable prices to add … Continue reading

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Fair shot at 2019 Apollo 11 coins asked for

The Apollo 11 commemorative coin program is coming next year. Unveiling of the designs occurred Oct. 11. Excitement is building. I have had my first contact from a reader worried about not being able to get them. He writes: “Is … Continue reading

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Silver buyers need trucks

Coin collectors and bullion investors like to discuss the gold/silver ratio. Currently it takes approximately 71 ounces of silver to buy one ounce of gold. The U.S. coining ratio that prevailed during most of the bimetallic years of the 19th … Continue reading

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