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, according to reader
Click the links to read the stories. Here they
are, in reverse order:
5. Market watchers suggest precious metals yet to reach
bottom before successfully rebounding: With the price of silver
continuing to drop, analysts see buying opportunities for investors
but some are forecasting even lower prices.
4. Matthew A. Stickney 1794 Flowing Hair dollar brings
$470,000 in Newman Part V sale: The Nov. 14 and 15 New York City
sale realizes more than $10.4 million.
3. More than 2,000 19th century silver coins in mud-pot
hoard discovered in India: Construction workers in a southern
region of India make the find.
2. United States Mint resumes silver American Eagle
sales Nov. 17 to satisfy voracious investor demand: Authorized
purchasers bought 1,012,000 coins from the 1,525,000 allotted by the Mint.
1. Can ISIL issue its own coins?: Facts indicate
that it is highly improbable the Islamic State will be able to
circulate its own coins as they reportedly want to.
Keep up with CoinWorld.com's top stories as they are published:
Editor's note: Metrics were measured between Friday, Nov. 14, and
9:22 a.m. ET on Friday, Nov. 21.