The August Coin World Monthly edition, which mailed July 24, will also profile several artists behind many of America’s most beautiful paper money designs.
The Pobjoy Mint’s colorful titanium animal coin series continues with a new coin for the crabeater seal. This £2 coin is issued on behalf of the British Antarctic Territory and features a mother seal and her pup resting on the pack ice while the father leaves to hunt.
The Marvel film Spider-Man: Homecoming is set to be one of 2017’s biggest movies. ModernCoinMart and GovMint.com have partnered with former United States Mint Chief Engraver John Mercanti to celebrate the movie with three new precious metal collector coins.
Artist looks at fantasy bridges on euro notes and decides to make them real. They’re now standing in a roll in a suburb of Rotterdam.
The U.S. Secret Service foiled four counterfeiting schemes since April according to press releases sent out by the agency. The incidents varied in both sophistication and complexity.
The rise of Jose Victoriano Huerta Ortega to the presidency of Mexico during the Mexican Revolution led to the creation of a fantastic numismatic rarity. A pattern for the MUERA HUERTA peso, even rarer than the coin it presaged, is crossing the auction block in Denver.
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Collectors and dealers will have multiple ways to buy the 10-coin 2017-S 225th Anniversary Enhanced Uncirculated Coin set when it goes on sale Aug. 1. Those in Denver for the year’s biggest coin convention will find the set available at two locations, though sales will begin at different times.
Along with the buyer’s fee, sellers at auction are charged a commission. Auction house presale estimates usually do not include buyer’s fees, while reported prices realized typically do include the buyer’s premium.
With so many events and activities on the calendar for the American Numismatic Association World’s Fair of Money in Denver Aug. 1 to 5, anyone attending is unlikely to become bored. The convention is being staged in Hall F of the Colorado Convention Center, located at 700 14th St.
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Also this week, we get a glimpse of a rare 1806 Draped Bust half dollar. Plus, we learned of some trademark issues with a silver bullion coin.
A previously unknown obverse die struck 1875 Seated Liberty 20-cent coins at the Philadelphia Mint in a newly identified die marriage, reports 20-cent coin specialist and author John Frost. The discovery brings to just three the number of known die marriages for the 1875 Seated Liberty 20-cent coin.
Both sides of this undated (1835 to 1838) token from New York City’s Atwood’s Railroad Hotel are charming — George Washington rides on horseback on the obverse and the reverse reads, in part, CARRY ME TO ATWOOD’S RAILROAD HOTEL. Classified as HT-221, most examples are well-worn, so this Numismatic Guaranty Corp. Mint State 63 brown token from the Bowers...