• proof-2022-p-privy-mark-negro-leagues-silver-dollar-lead
    Jan 24, 2022, 07:00 AM

    Monday Morning Brief for Jan. 24, 2022: Memo to the Mint

    Ventris C. Gibson, currently acting Mint director and now nominated to a full five-year term as the 40th director of the Mint, has an opportunity to repair relationships with Mint customers.

  • 1886-O Morgan dollar
    Jan 23, 2022, 10:00 AM

    Key Morgan dollar offered in Heritage February Long Beach sale

    Top quality Morgan dollars to be offered in an upcoming Heritage auction in Dallas will be available for viewing as part of the Feb. 15 to 19 Long Beach Expo in California.

  • James K. Polk silver medal
    Jan 21, 2022, 09:20 AM

    Mint starts sales for Polk silver medal Feb. 14

    The United States Mint continues its silver medal program honoring U.S. presidents with the latest offering, depicting James K. Polk, available on Feb. 14.

  • 2022 Native American dollar
    Jan 21, 2022, 09:15 AM

    2022 Native American coins available from Mint in February

    Rolls, bags and boxes of circulation-quality 2022 Native American dollars made at the Philadelphia and Denver Mints will become available from the U.S. Mint on Feb. 9.

  • 2022-quarter-angelou-lead
    Jan 21, 2022, 09:00 AM

    Week's Most Read: Watch for new quarters

    The American Women quarter dollars program is getting noticed with the distribution of the circulating coins and the upcoming sale of a five-coin Proof set on the Mint schedule.

  • 1866 two-cent and 1942 Walking Liberty half dollar wrong planchet errors
    Jan 20, 2022, 11:00 AM

    Market Analysis: Coins struck on the wrong planchets

    An unusual wrong planchet error, an 1866 Shield 2-cent coin on an Indian Head cent planchet, sold for $18,000 in Heritage's January online sale, as did a 1942 Walking Liberty half dollar on a quarter planchet.

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    Jan 19, 2022, 16:39 PM

    The Return of the NYINC

    Jeff returns from New York and recaps his visit to the Big Apple while Larry catches us up on what some of the past guests have been doing, including a playoff touchdown for our favorite football numismatist.

  • 1906-D out of collar broadstrike Coronet $10 eagle
    Jan 18, 2022, 11:02 AM

    Market Analysis: Rare error on a 1906-D gold eagle

    A PCGS MS-65 out-of-collar broadstrike 1906-D Coronet $10 eagle is a rare example of a gold coin error. It sold for $10,800 to a bidder in Heritage's January online sale of error coins.

  • 2022-d-angelou-quarter-lead
    Jan 17, 2022, 07:00 AM

    Monday Morning Brief for Jan. 17, 2022: News coverage welcome

    The release of the 2022 Maya Angelou quarter dollar, the first in the American Women quarters program, is garnering a lot of attention in the general media, and that is a good thing for collecting.

  • 1864 Large Motto two-cent with obverse capped die
    Jan 16, 2022, 15:00 PM

    Market Analysis: Errors coins sold at Heritage auction

    An 1864 Shield, Large Motto 2-cent coin graded Mint State 65 brown by NGC, a great example of an obverse capped die error, sold for $45,600, leading sales in a Jan. 3 Heritage auction of error coins.

  • Civil rights Emmitt Till and his mother
    Jan 15, 2022, 10:00 AM

    Two gold medal bills advance in Senate action

    Two separate measures seeking congressional gold medals advanced, as the U.S. Senate passed a bill to recognize Mamie Till-Mobley and Emmet Till, her son, and considers one for the Freedom Riders.

  • Ventris Gibson Mint director nominee
    Jan 14, 2022, 12:00 PM

    President Biden appoints his U.S. Mint director

    Acting director Ventris Gibson is formally nominated for a five-year term as director of the United States Mint by President Joe Biden, and the nomination awaits Senate confirmation.

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    Jan 14, 2022, 11:52 AM

    Introducing Coin World Plus

    As a collector, you know all too well how hard it can be to find the best coins. Worse, with all the coins in circulation, how can you easily keep track of the ones you want, let alone the ones you haven’t discovered yet? And when you find it, keeping track of it can be a whole other issue entirely. Coin World+ solves these problems, and more.

  • 2022-sally-ride-lead
    Jan 14, 2022, 10:00 AM

    Five-coin Proof set due for 2022 American Women quarters

    A five-coin 2022-S American Women Quarters Proof set of the copper-nickel clad coins goes on sale from the U.S. Mint at noon Eastern Time Feb. 10, with no mintage limit or order restrictions.

  • 2022 -D Maya Angelou American Women quarter
    Jan 14, 2022, 09:34 AM

    Distribution begins for new American Women 2022 quarters

    The first shipments of 2022-P and 2022-D American Women, Maya Angelou quarter dollars are on the way to the Federal Reserve for circulation, as the newest quarter program begins.

  • Proof 2022-P Negro Leagues silver dollar
    Jan 14, 2022, 09:10 AM

    Privy-marked Negro Leagues Baseball dollar sells out

    It took more than a day, as the privy-marked Proof 2022-P Negro Leagues Baseball commemorative silver dollars reached the "Currently Unavailable" status by the third day of sales.

  • proof-2022-p-privy-mark-negro-leagues-silver-dollar-lead
    Jan 14, 2022, 09:00 AM

    Week's Most Read: A smooth start for Mint in 2022

    Mint product sales starting off well in 2022 and a warning about counterfeit Federal Reserve notes making their way through Asia are two stories gathering attention recently.

  • 1907 gold $10 eagle with rolled edge
    Jan 13, 2022, 17:00 PM

    Half Dome Collection of Indian Head eagles in Legend auction

    Indian Head gold $10 eagles from the Half Dome Collection, several described as exceptional and rare, are featured lots in the Jan. 27 Legend Rare Coin Auctions Regency 50 Auction.

  • 17-s-lead
    Jan 13, 2022, 08:40 AM

    Market Analysis: Fugio cent is solid for the type

    The featured Pointed Rays, STATES UNITED, 4 Cinquefoils Newman 17-S variety of 1787 Fugio copper, graded Extremely Fine 45 by PCGS, is a solid example for a type set of early American coins.

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    Jan 12, 2022, 12:39 PM

    Winning through accurate predicting

    Jeff and Larry hear about the Garfield Heights (OH) Coin Club’s venture into the world of fantasy “sports” with a unique contest that allows “players” to anticipate the coins that will increase in value in the year ahead…sounds easy, but it’s not (or we’d all be milllionaires). We’ll let Lou Raffis give you the details.