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.
Click the links to read the stories. Here they are, in reverse order:
5. 2016 should be a good year for coins: As the New
Year begins Louis Golino would like to offer a few thoughts about how
he sees the coming year in numismatics.
4. High expectations for new coin issue in 1979: Q.
David Bowers: The Anthony dollar would, Secretary of the
Treasury W. Michael Blumenthal said, present great efficiencies, for
the pieces would last longer in circulation than paper dollars and
would be of a form easily handled by the public.
3. Mint releases images of struck National Park Service
commemorative coins: Sales for the three-coin commemorative coin
program begin at noon Eastern Time March 24.
2. Top 10 Stories of 2015: American Liberty gold $100
coin sales: With the July 30 release of the 2015-W American
Liberty, High Relief gold $100 coin, collectors were hoping that the
U.S. Mint would also issue a companion silver medal version bearing
the same designs.
1. Jay Cline’s Standing Liberty quarter dollars in
January auction: Cline, who died in January 2015, was known for
his devotion to the series and wrote dozens of articles and several
editions of his essential book Standing Liberty Quarters.
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