Woman to appear on $10 bill, American Liberty, High Relief coin gets a denomination: Week's Most Read

Coin World looks back at the five most popular stories from the last week
By , Coin World
Published : 06/26/15
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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. Panama's giant silver coin of the 1970s paved the way: The Franklin Mint issues are "parents" for modern 5-ounce silver coins.

4. A woman will be put on the $10 Federal Reserve note, U.S. Treasury announces: The to-be-determined woman will begin appearing on the notes in 2020.

3. Eager anticipation: Breaking down the gold 1916 centennial coins: One of the most prominent of factors in the centennial coin’s production is the Mint’s decision to employ sculptor Hermon A. MacNeil’s original Bared Breast obverse. 

2. 2015-W American Liberty, High Relief gold coin to be 1-ounce, $100 face value issue: The designs chosen are those recommended by the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee and the Commission of Fine Arts.

1. Here's what people are saying about putting a woman on the $10 bill: Those giving opinions range from U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew to actress Helen Hunt

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Editor's note: Metrics were measured between Friday, June 19, and 9:33 a.m. ET Friday, June 26.

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