Faced with decisions June 21 on two congressional gold medals, the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee followed the Commission of Fine Arts in endorsing designs promoted by backers of the medals that honor Filipino Veterans of World War II, but differed with the CFA in its recommendations for the Office of Strategic Services medal.
The ghost hunting fictional scientists played by actors Bill Murray, Dan Akroyd and Harold Ramis now appear on a colorful Reverse Proof .9999 fine silver dollar from Tuvalu.
Companion bills introduced in both houses of Congress seek a three-coin commemorative coin program to celebrate the centennial of the American Legion in 2019. Both bills are labeled The American Legion 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act.
The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee split with the Commission of Fine Arts on how two planned Native American dollars for 2019 and 2020 should be designed.
The FUN auction includes some collector favorites in high grades from the Michael C. Hollen Collection. Hollen was particularly fond of Lincoln cents and Washington quarter dollars.
The American Numismatic Association World’s Fair of Money Aug. 1 to 5 in Denver will feature the ANA Museum Showcase, focusing on Colorado Gold Rush era rarities and Lesher Referendum dollars along with other historic and famous numismatic treasures from the association’s collection.
2016 has been a huge year for the precious metals market. You probably knew that. Now read an exclusive report about how you can best take advantage of a gold and silver buying opportunity that likely won't come back around for several years.
Also this week, the Commission of Fine Arts had some recommendations to make on future coin and gold medal designs.
The finest among the six 1874-CC double eagles are two that are each graded About Uncirculated 58 by Professional Coin Grading Service and bear a green Certified Acceptance Corp. sticker indicating quality within the grade.
The killer combination of a wrong planchet and a one-year design type make an error coin offered in Heritage’s auction at the Florida United Numismatists’ summer convention a visually striking piece: a Bicentennial quarter dollar struck on a cent planchet.
Great Panther Silver Ltd. is focusing its attention on surface drilling at its Guanajuato mine complex in its quest “to become a leading primary silver producer by acquiring, developing and profitably mining precious metals in Latin America.”
The Moose River gold mining region of Nova Scotia in Canada is experiencing a modern gold rush, with pockets of gold harvested from surface mining where deep-mine production once reigned. Atlantic Gold Corp. is confident the company's Moose River Consolidated Project will be able to extract 87,000 ounces of gold from its Touquoy mine when operations are running full...
PCGS Proof 70 Deep Cameo examples of the 1984-P and 1984-D Olympic $10 gold commemorative coins realized record prices in a GreatCollections auction that closed June 18. The coins realized $3,080 and $2,255, respectively.