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.
Click the links to read the stories. Here they are, in reverse
Mint eliminating acceptance of numismatic product orders by
mail: The U.S. Mint will no longer accept mail orders for
numismatic products from customers after Sept. 30, 2017.
ancient silver coin from Gaza hoard sells in auction: One of 14
examples of a silver tridrachm of Delphi sold in Classical Numismatic
Group’s May 10 auction.
1982-D Lincoln, Small Date cent in copper heading to auction:
The discovery specimen of a 1982-D Lincoln, Small Date cent produced
on a 95 percent copper planchet will be a featured lot in Stack’s
Bowers Galleries’ ANA auction in August.
hobby awaits full disclosure on 2015 silver American Eagle
output: Mistaken information released by the U.S. Mint may mean
some 2015 American Eagle silver bullion coins from boxes with coding
at first attributed to Philadelphia Mint production may have a
being buried for 230 years, 1786 New Jersey copper hits big at
Whitman Expo: This copper piece was found in the dirt and falls
in the category of “ugly.” But it remains desirable to collectors even
after being buried for 230 years.
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