South Carolina artist John W. Jones researched over 126 images of enslaved Africans on Confederate and obsolete Southern state currency and transformed them into colorful acrylic works of art.
Lines formed at Bundesbank branches across Germany April 19 for a new circulating commemorative coin with immediate resale potential: the second €5 coin in the “Climate Zones of the Earth” series.
Usually a denizen of the Perth Mint’s bullion program, a new Kookaburra silver $2 coin from Australia shows the kookaburra on an issue that stands alone.
The Battle of Blenheim may not rank as high in the annals of history as other momentous military actions, but its legacy lives on in a silver medal offered in Stephen Album Rare Coins’ May 17 and 18 auction in California.
One of two gold medals of its type struck in celebration of the centennial of the 1804 Louisiana Purchase highlights Stephen Album Rare Coins’ May 17 to 19 auction in Santa Rosa, California.
The small-size $2 note just celebrated an anniversary, but how many people outside of the collector community even know about the note?
The 2018 Silver Proof set goes on sale April 24, and for many collectors, placing an order for one of the sets will be a familiar ritual, one performed every year.
The fourth surviving 1854-S Coronet $5 half eagle, which the owner had believed might be counterfeit, is now labeled by NGC as EF-45 and the “discovery of a lifetime.”
World War I propaganda included coins and medals with wartime messages. Also in this issue, we take a look at a notes featuring scenes from American history.
Canada’s most famous UFO sighting is seen on a novel new commemorative coin in color. The colorful glow-in-the-dark $20 coin sold out from the Mint within two weeks of release, with a limited mintage of 4,000 pieces, but distributors still offer the coin as of April 19.
Coverage of legislation seeking a return to a gold standard tops our list. Also this week, a Minnesota coin dealer was indicted on federal counterfeiting charges.
A MS-66+ red 1914-D Lincoln cent and an MS-67 1916 Standing Liberty quarter dollar are two key dates of the early 20th century. Each is offered in an upcoming Legend auction.