Coin World is giving numismatists at the Whitman Expo in Baltimore a chance to get their hands on a slabbed Proof 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame half dollar.
You can hardly put naughty bits on coins and paper money anymore. In the 19th and early 20th centuries, nudes appeared with regularity on numismatic items.
At $282,000, a Proof 65 1842 Seated Liberty, Small Date quarter dollar was tied with another coin as the most expensive in Heritage's second Gardner auction.
Designs approved for the 2015 March of Dimes 75th Anniversary silver dollar were unveiled Oct. 30 by the United States Mint and the March of Dimes Foundation.
Numismatics had been the hobby of relatively few until the discontinuation of the copper cent and the advent of the Flying Eagle cent in 1857.
What is being billed as "the finest collection of colonial American coins ever assembled" is heading to auction, the first scheduled for January 2015.
This 1899 Barber half dollar, graded Proof 69, CAC, is described as “virtually perfect,” and considered by at least one expert to be perfect Proof 70.
The United States Mint's newly implemented multimillion-dollar order management system paid off big Oct. 28 during the launch of a Kennedy anniversary set.
A recently discovered example of the Sheldon 89 variety of 1796 Liberty Cap cent is to be offered at auction in January.
The American Numismatic Society, founded in March 1858, was dynamic through 1859, when it simply disappeared — for reasons unknown - but it thrives today.