Doubled dies discovered on America the Beautiful quarters, 1893 commemorative found in roll: Week's Most Read

Coin World looks back at the five most popular stories from the last week
By , Coin World
Published : 06/05/15
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It’s time to catch up on the week that was in numismatic insights and news.

Coin World is looking back at its five most-read stories of the week, according to reader metrics. 

Click the links to read the stories. Here they are, in reverse order:

5. American Eagle silver bullion coins sales by U.S. Mint dip 29 percent in May: Sales of American Eagle gold bullion coins dropped 27 percent over the same period.

4. Louis Golino: March of Dimes secondary market taking shape: Sets in their original government packaging that have been opened started off at about $90, then moved to $100, and some online auctions for them have recently reached the $120 level.

3. U.S. Mint explains depletion of inventory of 2014-W Eleanor Roosevelt First Spouse gold coins: When the United States Mint established a maximum mintage of 10,000 for each of the four 2014 First Spouse $10 gold coins, it did not guarantee it would mint that many.

2. 1893 commemorative coin found in roll 122 years after issue: Almost never does 'Found in Rolls' columnist Bill O'Rourke find a coin like the one he discovered this month.

1. Collectors discover doubled dies on America the Beautiful quarter dollars: John Wexler's latest Varieties Notebook column is focused on quarters with doubled dies. 

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Editor's note: Metrics were measured between Friday, May 29, and 9:52 a.m. ET Friday, June 5.

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