Most orphan off-metal errors are one-off events. The presence of two nearly identical examples struck on solid copper-nickel blanks suggests there may have been some planning involved The first comes from error dealer Jon Sullivan and weighs 4.81 grams. It has two very thin, partially worn-through patches of embedded copper-colored material on the reverse face....
The U.S. Mint has announced a sales date and maximum mintage for the 1792–2017-W American Liberty gold $100 gold coin, which is being issued as part of the Mint’s 225th anniversary celebration.
The average person would find it hard to accept that a 1979 Lincoln cent — a coin with a mintage of just over 6 billion — can be worth thousands of dollars.
The breadth of Heritage’s FUN auctions meant that collectors had a wide-range of choices if they were looking for a key date to add to their sets.
There is no shortage of opinions on the United States Mint’s 2017 American Liberty gold coin designs, which were officially released on Jan. 12 and feature the first-ever portrayal of an African-American Liberty.
In our latest Coin World Show & Tell Facebook video, managing editor Bill Gibbs breaks down a 1914 medal commemorating the opening of the Panama Canal. Fifty thousand of these medals were struck and placed on the Cristobal, the first ship to pass through the canal in August 1914.
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.
How do modern overdates occur? Several explanations and causes may be at play.
While PCGS has graded nearly 80 1959-D Lincoln cents in MS-67 red and these sell for around $200, the absence of any PCGS MS-68 examples puts pressure on the three MS-67+ red examples that are the finest currently certified by PCGS.