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    Feb 3, 2022, 16:31 PM

    Invitation Accepted: Jeff speaks to CONA

    Jeff gets invited to speak at the Central Ohio Numismatic Association, Larry looks at what change like a Disney decision can do to the collectible industry and Chris takes us back to a 2013 Coin World cover story on Coca-Cola collectibles. It’s the real thing.

  • 1876-CC 20-cent coin
    Feb 3, 2022, 10:00 AM

    Market Analysis: 1876-CC 20-cent piece sells for $432,000

    An 1876-CC Seated Liberty 20-cent coin graded Mint State 64 by Numismatic Guaranty Co. was the top selling lot, at $432,000, in the Carson City Mint collection sale by Heritage at the FUN show.

  • 2021 American Liberty gold
    Feb 2, 2022, 15:17 PM

    CCAC to review 2023 coin, medal designs

    The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee meets Feb. 15 to look at designs for the Proof 2023-W American Liberty, High Relief 1-ounce .9999 fine gold $100 coin and a Proof 1-ounce .999 fine silver medal.

  • Willie O
    Feb 2, 2022, 15:17 PM

    Two gold medal bills receive congressional approval

    The first Black player in the National Hockey League and the World War II "Ghost Army" would receive congressional gold medals under legislation passed in both House and Senate and forwarded to the president.

  • Dan Hedges and David Miholer
    Feb 1, 2022, 10:36 AM

    NCBA awards pair of dealers for tax exemption advocacy

    The NCBA 2021 Diane Piret Memorial Outstanding Service Award was presented to two dealers who worked toward legislation granting sales tax exemptions for collector coins and bullion.

  • 1876-CC Trade dollar
    Feb 1, 2022, 09:21 AM

    Market Analysis: 1876 Carson City Trade dollar

    One of the more interesting pieces in the Rian's Bequest Collection of Carson City coins in the Heritage FUN auction was a PCGS MS-60 1876-CC Trade dollar with a doubled die reverse.

  • 1876-CC Coronet gold $10 eagle
    Jan 31, 2022, 10:00 AM

    Market Analysis: The finest-known 1876-CC gold eagle

    A low mintage 1876-CC Coronet gold $10 eagle graded AU-58 from the Rian's Bequest Collection is considered the finest known of the issue, and realized $192,000 in the recent Heritage FUN show sale.

  • 1971-S Eisenhower dollar prototype
    Jan 30, 2022, 10:00 AM

    1971-S Eisenhower dollar prototype sells for first time at auction

    With no comparable sales, a 1971-S Eisenhower dollar discovered in 2008 and considered to be a prototype sold for $264,000 in its first auction appearance, the FUN Platinum Night sale by Heritage Auctions.

  • 1907 UHR Saint-Gaudens double eagle
    Jan 29, 2022, 12:00 PM

    Tyrant Collection type set planned for Long Beach

    U.S. Type Coins from the Tyrant Collection was a popular attraction at the 2021 ANA World's Fair of Money and visitors to the upcoming Long Beach Expo will get a chance to see the coins.

  • 2022 Purple Heart colorized silver dollar
    Jan 28, 2022, 09:15 AM

    Limits planned for Purple Heart colorized silver dollar

    The limited-edition colorized 2022-P National Purple Heart Hall of Honor will be priced at $95 each and have an order limit of one per household when it becomes available at an as yet unnamed date.

  • Confederate $500 note from South Carolina
    Jan 28, 2022, 09:00 AM

    Week's Most Read: News of Confederate note sale draws readers

    An upcoming sale of Confederate notes grabbed reader attention, along with the anticipated arrival of the first coin of the 20-coin quarter dollars series featuring remarkable American Women.

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    Jan 26, 2022, 16:43 PM

    Catching up with Chris

    Jeff and Larry welcome back original podcast host Chris Bulfinch, who re-joins the Coin World staff. This week’s topics include auction buys, recent articles and getting caught up with what’s been going on with Chris.

  • Federal judge Constance Baker Motley
    Jan 26, 2022, 11:00 AM

    Bill seeks congressional gold medal for former federal judge

    The nation's first African American woman to serve as a federal judge could be the posthumous recipient of a congressional gold medal if a proposed Senate bill is passed.

  • proof-2022-p-privy-mark-negro-leagues-silver-dollar-lead
    Jan 24, 2022, 07:00 AM

    Monday Morning Brief for Jan. 24, 2022: Memo to the Mint

    Ventris C. Gibson, currently acting Mint director and now nominated to a full five-year term as the 40th director of the Mint, has an opportunity to repair relationships with Mint customers.

  • 1886-O Morgan dollar
    Jan 23, 2022, 10:00 AM

    Key Morgan dollar offered in Heritage February Long Beach sale

    Top quality Morgan dollars to be offered in an upcoming Heritage auction in Dallas will be available for viewing as part of the Feb. 15 to 19 Long Beach Expo in California.

  • James K. Polk silver medal
    Jan 21, 2022, 09:20 AM

    Mint starts sales for Polk silver medal Feb. 14

    The United States Mint continues its silver medal program honoring U.S. presidents with the latest offering, depicting James K. Polk, available on Feb. 14.

  • 2022 Native American dollar
    Jan 21, 2022, 09:15 AM

    2022 Native American coins available from Mint in February

    Rolls, bags and boxes of circulation-quality 2022 Native American dollars made at the Philadelphia and Denver Mints will become available from the U.S. Mint on Feb. 9.

  • 2022-quarter-angelou-lead
    Jan 21, 2022, 09:00 AM

    Week's Most Read: Watch for new quarters

    The American Women quarter dollars program is getting noticed with the distribution of the circulating coins and the upcoming sale of a five-coin Proof set on the Mint schedule.

  • 1866 two-cent and 1942 Walking Liberty half dollar wrong planchet errors
    Jan 20, 2022, 11:00 AM

    Market Analysis: Coins struck on the wrong planchets

    An unusual wrong planchet error, an 1866 Shield 2-cent coin on an Indian Head cent planchet, sold for $18,000 in Heritage's January online sale, as did a 1942 Walking Liberty half dollar on a quarter planchet.

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    Jan 19, 2022, 16:39 PM

    The Return of the NYINC

    Jeff returns from New York and recaps his visit to the Big Apple while Larry catches us up on what some of the past guests have been doing, including a playoff touchdown for our favorite football numismatist.