It’s that time of the week again, as we catch up on what happened in
the numismatic world this week.
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
5. Pre-auction estimate for lot of nine perfect 2016-W
Centennial gold dimes - $2,000 to $2,200: amid the hundreds of
19th, 20th and 21st century Proof United States coins being offered
Sept. 5 in an auction by Bonhams are nine 2016-W gold dimes.
4. Royal Mint of Belgium announces closure after
decades of service: The Royal Mint of Belgium is located in
Brussels, but only until Jan. 1, 2018, when it will close and
production ends there.
3. Modern carved Morgan dollar sells on eBay for
$10,101: A carved Morgan dollar featuring a trap baited with a
gold 1945 2-peso coin from Mexico realized $10,101, in an auction on
eBay.com Aug. 10.
2. Colorful York County halves found in dresser drawer
stun at auction: A lot of five York County, Maine, Tercentenary
half dollars, toned in the original holder and only recently
discovered, realized $17,825 in a July 17 auction.
1. New BEP press appears to have created a new printing
error: A new type of serial number error is reported discovered,
as shared by dealer Fred Bart.
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