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. United Kingdom’s new polymer plastic £5 Churchill
note unveiled: It is the first Bank of England bank note printed
on polymer plastic.
4. Young collector Peyton Souder on how she got
started: Monday Morning Brief: Souder and Steve Roach chat about
women in the hobby and she provides some guidance to young collectors
looking to get involved in collecting.
3. Buyers of U.S. Mint's American Eagle silver bullion
coins are sitting on stockpiles: The Mint's inventory of unsold
American Eagle silver bullion coins continues to climb as authorized
purchasers trim orders because of their own rising inventories.
2. Still no release dates for highly anticipated U.S.
Mint products: There are a number of products that are still
listed on the U.S. Mint's web page with “TBD” in place of an issue date.
1. Cleaned 1892-S Morgan dollar realizes $16,450, well
below price of unaltered one: $30,550 was the price that one
graded MS-60 by Numismatic Guaranty Corp. realized at a 2014 auction.
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