Tag Archives: Item of the Week

1882 Seated Liberty Half Dollar

Good deals are something everyone wants. Dealers and collectors, when they get a chance, will even pay extra to have the first chance to look at a nice collection that has not been seen for years. This is how strong … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Features, Item of the Week, News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The 1983-P Quarter

Sometimes a coin comes along and just stuns everyone as it seems to have a unique ability to rise in price to levels higher than anyone ever thought possible. It might very well be the case that the 1983-P quarter … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Features, Item of the Week, News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

1938-S Jefferson Nickel a Hidden Gem

Savings rates are important for coins, and no date is a better example of that than the 1938-S Jefferson nickel. Based on its mintage, it ought to be a very good date but historically it has never lived up to … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Features, General News, Item of the Week, News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

2001 American Buffalo Dollar

The 2001 American Buffalo silver dollar is not just a commemorative that has done extremely well in terms of price; it is also a fascinating issue that has more than its share of interesting aspects to consider. It leaves wide … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Features, General News, Item of the Week, News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The Underappreciated 1950-S Roosevelt Dime

It is becoming increasingly apparent that we may need to give additional attention to the Roosevelt dime. In fact, it could probably be said that we need to give some attention to the Roosevelt dime simply because it is a … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Features, General News, Item of the Week, News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The Scarce 1808 Quarter Eagle

How can a coin that lists for $18,000 just in F-12 and a “mere” $155,000 in MS-60 possibly be under-priced? That is a very good question, and the answer may just be that if the coin in question is the … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Features, General News, Item of the Week, News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

1962 Washington Quarter Not to be Taken for Granted

Just when you think all the interest in quarters is centered on the 50 states and America the Beautiful quarters, along comes a coin like the 1962 Washington quarter – to which absolutely no one gave a second thought – … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Features, General News, Item of the Week, News | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The 1794 Half Cent

There are a lot of interesting questions to be raised about the 1794 half cent, and in some cases the only one who can answer the question is you. That makes the 1794 half cent a piece that no two … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Features, General News, Item of the Week, News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

1822 Half Eagle a Numismatic Treasure

With just three examples known and only one of them available for private ownership, the 1822 half eagle has to rank as one of the greatest treasures any collector of coins of the United States can hope to own, and … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Features, General News, Item of the Week, News | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Underrated 1942-D Jefferson Nickel

With all the new interest in nickels thanks in large part to the special designs of 2004 and 2005, it would seem like the right time to take another and more serious look at Jefferson nickels. If we do, what … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Features, General News, Item of the Week, News | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment