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 metrics.
the links to read the stories. Here they are, in reverse order:
Have a look at a 2015 American Liberty, High Relief
$100 gold coin: Something Social: Coin World posted a
photo of the American Liberty, High Relief gold coin staff received
from the U.S. Mint
4. Mint reports website problems during sale of
Eisenhower Coin and Chronicles set: According to the Mint, an
application issue that shut down the www.usmint.gov site did not have an effect on any
catalog pages, including the web page for the 2015 Dwight D.
Eisenhower Coin and Chronicles Set.
3. Top 50 ‘Moustache’ popular variety for silver dollar
collectors: About VAMS: The Official Guide to the Top 50
Peace Dollar Varieties by Jeff Oxman and David Close presents a
group of some of the most significant and dramatic varieties in the
series. Several have features that can be seen with the naked eye, and
are strong enough to earn a catchy nickname.
2. Repeat performance: Dwight D. Eisenhower Coin and
Chronicles set sells out in 15 minutes: Within a few minutes of
the sellout of the Eisenhower set, Coin World began receiving
telephone calls and email from readers who were angry because they
were unsuccessful in placing an order.
1. 1795 Liberty Cap, Reeded Edge cent surfaces after
more than five decades in hiding from hobby: The coin will be
presented as part of the Heritage Platinum Night offerings held in
conjunction with the Florida United Numismatists (FUN) Convention.
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Editor's note: Metrics were measured between Friday, Aug. 7, and
2:53 p.m. ET Friday Aug. 14.