The week is winding down, and it’s time to catch up on what happened
in the numismatic world.
To look back at Coin World's five most-read stories of the
week, click the links to read the stories. Here they are, in reverse order:
5. Precious metals prices forecast to rise during 2018,
according to survey: Gold is anticipated to reach $1,460 or
potentially more, silver about $20 and platinum about $1,150 by the
end of the year, according to a PNG survey.
4. Low condition no barrier: 1802/0 Draped Bust half
cent in auction is rare: Specialists covet the extremely rare
Cohen 1 1802/0 Draped Bust half cent, its overdate visible without
aid, even if graded PCGS About Good Details, Damaged.
3. First-day sales for Proof 2018-W American Eagle
platinum coin total 4,420: First-day sales Jan. 25 for the
limited-edition Proof 2018-W American Eagle platinum $100 coin totaled
4,420 pieces, or 22 percent of the maximum mintage.
2. American Liberty tenth-ounce gold coin set for sale
Feb. 8: At noon EST, collectors will be able to begin ordering
the Proof 2018-W American Liberty tenth-ounce gold $10 coin from the
1. BEP offers 50-subject uncut sheets of Series 2017 $1
notes: Uncut sheets of Series 2017 $1 Federal Reserve notes are
going on sale at the BEP starting Jan. 30. They will be available in
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