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. Proof 70 gold Kennedy sells for $1,101.10 after
‘rough few months’ for big 2014 release: Steve Roach's latest
Market Analysis posts focus on current values of 2014's big releases.
4. Reader wonders if a 'gold' medal he bought on eBay
for $74 could be worth more: Collector wonders whether his
Lucite-entombed E.H. Harriman Award medal purchased for $74 on eBay is
20-karat gold or another version of the medal.
3. 2014 American $1 Coin and Currency Sets: Sales
resume, again, on Dec. 4 after brief period of sales Dec.
3: Confusion resulted Dec. 3 after the U.S. Mint resumed sales of
the 2014 American $1 Coin & Currency Sets.
2. Numismatists at ICG identify previously unknown 1803
Draped Bust dollar obverse: It is the first new early dollar
variety discovery in more than two decades.
1. U.S. Mint announces Dec. 5 maximum mintage of 75,000
for gold half dollar: As of Nov. 30, the Mint had sold 67,640
coins, which were priced at $1,165.
Keep up with CoinWorld.com's top stories as they are published:
Editor's note: Metrics were measured between Friday, Dec. 5, and
10:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 12.