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. Silver U.S. coins, and varieties, can still be found
by looking through rolls of coins: As we enter 2015, Bill
O'Rourke is truly excited to add the following finds to his collection.
4. 1972 and 1973 'penny bags' once offered by U.S.
Mint, an inexpensive collectible today: Scott Schecter's 'Making
Moderns' column looks back at a curious product formerly offered by
the U.S. Mint.
3. U.S. Mint making Proof 2015-W silver American Eagles
available for more customers during FUN Show: There will be no
bulk discounts for show purchases, and no prepurchased or committed
inventory for bulk dealers.
2. U.S. Trade dollar series remains one of the most
heavily counterfeited among U.S. coins: Two or three counterfeit
Carson City Mint Trade dollars exist for every genuine example.
1. When are they going to open the Boston time capsule
and see what's inside?: It was announced on Dec. 23 that the
opening will take place during a press conference in January.
Keep up with CoinWorld.com's top stories as they are published:
Editor's note: Metrics were measured between Friday, Dec. 26, and
9:55 a.m. Friday, Jan. 2.