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1807 half dollars reflect early Mint history

In the entire history of half dollars, there have probably been few more interesting and diverse years than 1807. It was a year when collectors simply trying to keep up with the different issues could almost have worn a path … Continue reading

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Discovering scarcity of 1801 Draped Bust dollar

The first coins of the United States are both historic and interesting. They are also generally scarce, and for some of us, they can be frustrating. For example, if you like exact information, these coins may not be for you. … Continue reading

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