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
eBay win by a collector is a fake 1974 aluminum cent: Only two
genuine examples of the 1974 Lincoln cent struck in aluminum are
publicly known, so it was only a matter of time before counterfeits
bill seeks to make cent viable, replace $1 note with dollar
coin: House and Senate versions of the Currency Optimization,
Innovation and National Savings Act of 2017 differ somewhat.
attractive toning on 1927-S Peace dollar boosts price: Bidders
agreed that it was unusually appealing for the grade and it sold for
almost double what a comparably graded example realized earlier this year.
Mint information in error, used to certify source of 2015 American
Eagle silver bullion coins: Mint officials say 2015 American
Eagle silver bullion coin mintages are right but some Mint details
certifiers are using to identify coin sources are wrong.
snorter autographed by world leaders doesn’t meet reserve: A
“short snorter” bearing the autographs of nearly two dozen world
leaders from the World War II era failed to meet its reserve in a
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