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Capped Bust half set completed: Week's Most Read

Baltimore collector Chuck Link "capped" a 30-year journey to complete a collection of PCGS-certified Capped Bust half dollars by Overton die variety.

Original images courtesy of Professional Coin Grading Service.

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 order:

5. Sales of American Eagle silver bullion coins remain strong: American Eagle silver bullion coins sales continue their torrid pace, topping 23 million coins through May.

4. Not all inaugural medals are issued for presidents: Interest in inaugural medals for state governors and big city mayors beginning to awaken.

3. 2016 Harpers Ferry National Historical Park quarter dollars on sale: American the Beautiful quarter dollar for Harpers Ferry National Historical Park goes on sale in bags and rolls June 6. 

2. 1995 Panda half-ounce gold coin in demand: What makes the 1995 Panda half-ounce gold bullion coin so valuable? One dealer's offer to buy might surprise many.

1. Collector adds one last piece to complete a set: A collector completes a PCGS-certified set of Capped Bust half dollars by Overton die marriages.

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