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    Oct 27, 2021, 13:13 PM

    Ellen Feingold, National Numismatic Collection

    Jeff and Larry get the latest on the big news on what’s happening at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Numismatic Collection from curator Ellen Feingold.

  • 1910 Indian Head $2.50 quarter eagle
    Oct 27, 2021, 11:00 AM

    Indian Head gold $2.50 and $5 coins included in Scotsman sale

    A selection of Indian Head gold coins in Scotsman's Nov. 5 Collectors’ Auction includes a nearly complete set of circulated $2.50 coins, a Proof 67+ 1910 example, and high grade and key date half eagles.

  • 1864 L on Ribbon Indian Head cent
    Oct 26, 2021, 11:00 AM

    Market Analysis: 1864 Indian Head, L on Ribbon cent

    A rare Proof 1864 Indian Head, L on Ribbon cent, graded Proof 64 red and brown, was among the top sellers at the Oct. 7 Heritage Premier Session, drawing $45,600 from the successful buyer.

  • 1831 Capped Bust, Small Letters quarter dollar
    Oct 24, 2021, 11:00 AM

    Market Analysis: 1831 quarter at $144,000

    An 1831 Capped Bust, Small Letters quarter dollar graded Proof 66 by Numismatic Guaranty Co. realized $144,000 in the Oct. 7 Premier Session auction at Heritage.

  • PCGS President Stephanie Sabin
    Oct 23, 2021, 13:00 PM

    PCGS names Sabin as service’s president

    Interim president of PCGS since August, Stephanie Sabin "has more than proven her talent and fitness for the role as PCGS president,” said CEO Nat Turner, removing "interim" from her title.

  • Sarah Miller of Heritage
    Oct 23, 2021, 12:00 PM

    Sarah Miller promoted at Heritage Auctions

    Sarah Miller is promoted to senior vice president at Heritage Auctions and will assist Heritage president Greg Rohan in overseeing the activity of the company's expanding New York office.

  • 2021-S Proof American Innovation Dollar set
    Oct 22, 2021, 09:44 AM

    First-day sales for Unlimited Proof 2021-S $1 set top 50,000 units

    First-day sales of the four-coin 2021-S American Innovation Dollar sets, with Proof coins featuring New Hampshire, Virginia, New York and North Carolina innovations, exceeded 50,000 sets.

  • CCAC Annual Report
    Oct 22, 2021, 09:30 AM

    CCAC looks to future programs by U.S. Mint

    The annual report detailing the activities of the past year by the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee was reviewed and approved, while the newest member of the panel was officially sworn in.

  • 2021 Morgan dollar with O privy mark
    Oct 22, 2021, 09:15 AM

    2021 Morgan and Peace dollars now shipping

    The wait is almost over for U.S. Mint customers who ordered the limited-edition 2021 Morgan and Peace dollars struck the the Mint's three facilities, as the Mint verifies that shipping has started.

  • Counterfeit 2014-W Proof one-ounce gold eagle
    Oct 22, 2021, 09:00 AM

    Week's Most Read: Stopping counterfeiters

    Efforts by the U.S. Mint to thwart counterfeiters and some recent remarkable error coins offered at auction were captivating to readers in the past week.

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    Oct 20, 2021, 15:24 PM

    Making a connection in US-Mexican Numismatics

    Jeff and Larry branch out to world topics, including the upcoming US-Mexican Numismatics convention with World Numismatics’ Cory Frampton.

  • Victor David Brenner medal
    Oct 20, 2021, 10:00 AM

    V.D. Brenner medal for patriots group soars during sale

    In the first offering from a major collection of medals by Victor David Brenner, an example of his 1895 bronze Society of the Cincinnati medal sold for $5,400, well above its estimate, to the society's museum.

  • Capped Bust 1815/2 half dollar
    Oct 19, 2021, 08:30 AM

    Market Analysis: Rare 1815/2 Capped Bust half dollar

    An 1815/2 Capped Bust half dollar, discovered stashed in a tobacco tin under a staircase in a British home and now graded PCGS MS-63 sold in Heritage's Oct. 7 Premier Session in Dallas for $39,600.

  • 2021-silver-american-eagle-lead
    Oct 18, 2021, 07:00 AM

    Monday Morning Brief for Oct. 18, 2021: What about 2022?

    For customers of the numismatic products of the U.S. Mint, 2021 had its highs and lows, with the sales of stunningly popular coins pleasing some and alienating others. What is in store for 2022?

  • Coast Guard U.S. Armed Forces silver medal
    Oct 15, 2021, 10:00 AM

    Mint to gauge future demand for 1-ounce military medals

    To gauge customer interest, the U.S. Mint catalog lists the 1-ounce silver Air Force and Coast Guard medals for 2022 with a Remind Me button, but no mintage, sale date or price.

  • American Innovation Reverse Proof
    Oct 15, 2021, 09:30 AM

    Reverse Proof set of American Innovation dollars sales to start Nov. 8

    The limited-edition four-coin Reverse Proof 2021 American Innovation $1 Coin set representing New Hampshire, North Carolina, New York and Virginia is expected to go on sale on Nov. 8.

  • Counterfeit 2014-W Proof one-ounce gold eagle
    Oct 15, 2021, 09:15 AM

    New American Eagles anti-counterfeiting tech is overt, covert

    U.S. Mint anti-counterfeiting efforts include minting changes, with obvious and not obvious results, and a lab to verify that masses of metal presented as mutilated coins actually are U.S. coins.

  • Sally Ride 2022 quarter dollar
    Oct 15, 2021, 09:00 AM

    Week's Most Read: New quarter designs

    The unveiling of the 2022 American Women quarter dollars' designs and the sale of four Canadian counterstamped silver dollars topped the attention for the week.

  • Die cap errors on 1976 quarter dollar and half dollar
    Oct 14, 2021, 09:00 AM

    Market Analysis: Coveted 1976 Bicentennial error coins

    A 1976-D Washington quarter dollar and a 1976-D Kennedy half dollar, each with an obverse die cap error, were popular attractions in the Aug. 19 sale offerings by Stack's Bowers Galleries.

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    Oct 13, 2021, 10:51 AM

    It’s Got That Look

    Jeff and Larry explore the importance of design, including the new designs planned for 2022 coins.