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Bullion sales by United States Mint take nosedive...
by Paul Gilkes After what appeared to be strong kick-off to bullion coin sales in January by the U.S. Mint, February sales slid significantly for all options. February’s sales to authorized purchasers of American Eagle 1-ounce silver bullion coins totaled 1,215,000, a 76.3 percent drop from the 5,127,500 coins recorded sold in January.
U.S. Mint to open Proof 2017-W American Eagle...
by Paul Gilkes Customers will be able to place orders with the U.S. Mint beginning at noon ET March 23 for the Proof 2017-W American Eagle silver dollar. The numismatic product is priced at $53.95 each, with no product limit or household order restriction.
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This 1793 Liberty Cap cent featuring a...
by Steve Roach When asked about selling his collection the consignor said, “I am going to miss my Large Cents. They probably spent more time than they should have at home where I could look at them, rather than in their other home in a bank safe-deposit box.”
When one man stole and buried hundreds of...
by Colin Sallee One day in early August of 1901, a large (half ton) order of gold was brought to the Selby Smelting Company for refinement. The gold bars proved to be far too many for the factory’s newly constructed vaults, so part of the shipment was placed in an older vault. Those gold bars went through quite a detour on their way to the furnace.