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The 1965 Winston Churchill Commemorative Crown

By Fred Glueckstein Sir Winston Churchill, the distinguished British statesman, army officer, orator and Nobel Prize winner, was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945, when he led Britain to victory in the Second World War. From … Continue reading

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Elongated Coins Commemorate Hawaii’s Fire Fighters

To commemorate International Fire Fighters Day on May 4, Michael Mochizuki has released a new set of copper elongated cents featuring the shoulder patches of the Fire Departments of the four counties in the State of Hawaii, which includes the … Continue reading

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Handover coin ends U.K. Olympic series

With less than two weeks until the start of the London 2012 Olympic Games, on July 16 the British Royal Mint unveiled its London 2012 “Handover to Rio” coin. Continue reading

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Star-Spangled coins on sale

The 2012 Star-Spangled Banner commemorative gold and silver coins and a special two-coin set went on sale at noon March 5. The Star-Spangled Banner Commemorative Coin Act requires the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 100,000 gold $5 coins and 500,000 silver $1 coins in commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the writing of the Star-Spangled Banner. Continue reading

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100 Greatest U.S. Modern Coins

If ever there was a coin book anyone and everyone could enjoy, this is it! Selected and ranked by leaders of today’s coin collecting community, this is the ultimate big, beautiful coin book.BUY NOW!
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