• ANA National Money Show 2022
    Oct 10, 2021, 10:00 AM

    First 2022 ANA show registration opens

    Registration is now open and early reservations are encouraged for rooms at the host site of the 2022 National Money Show, to be held March 10-12 at the Broadmoor in Colorado Springs.

  • Die capped 1847 Braided Hair cent
    Oct 9, 2021, 11:00 AM

    Market Analysis: Major error coins in ANA sale

    Ranked within the top 30 of the greatest U.S. error coins, a deep obverse die cap on an 1847 Braided Hair cent, graded MS-63 brown, sold for $28,800 in a Stack's Bowers Galleries auction.

  • Dr. Harcourt Fuller, CCAC
    Oct 9, 2021, 10:00 AM

    Dr. Harcourt Fuller appointed to CCAC panel

    Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi appointed numismatist and collector Dr. Harcourt Fuller, a Georgia State University professor, to a position on the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee.

  • 2021 Limited Edition Silver Proof Set - American Eagle Collection
    Oct 8, 2021, 10:30 AM

    Sales of Limited Edition Silver Proof set near 50,000 mark

    The U.S. Mint’s inventory of 50,000 Limited Edition 2021 Silver Proof Set — American Eagle Collection products neared depletion in nine hours on the first day of sales Oct. 1.

  • Sally Ride 2022 quarter dollar
    Oct 8, 2021, 09:20 AM

    Designs for 2022 American Women quarters revealed

    In 2022, the Mint begins the American Women Quarters Program, and the year's Treasury-approved reverses, featuring accomplishments and contributions of five American women, are revealed.

  • 2022 American innovation dollar Rhode Island
    Oct 8, 2021, 09:15 AM

    Mint unveils designs for the four 2022 American Innovation dollars

    Designs approved by Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen for the 2022 American Innovation dollars for Rhode Island, Vermont, Kentucky and Tennessee were revealed.

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    Oct 8, 2021, 09:00 AM

    Week's Most Read: Ryder's resignation

    The resignation of Mint Director David J. Ryder continues to interest readers, who also found their curiosity piqued by a high-graded U.S. cent and a Pobjoy Mint homage to the Morgan and Peace dollar designs.

  • Discovered 526a die pairing of California gold dollar
    Oct 8, 2021, 08:30 AM

    New die marriage found for California gold dollar

    A previously unknown die pairing for the small-denomination California gold series combining an 1853 obverse with an 1854 reverse on a privately issued dollar has been confirmed.

  • Joel Orosz on the occasion of the Burnett Anderson award
    Oct 7, 2021, 13:36 PM

    Joel J. Orosz receives top literary award

    Joel J. Orosz receives the 2021 Burnett Anderson Memorial Award for Excellence in Numismatic Writing, only the latest honor in this writer, researcher and philanthropist's more than 40-year career.

  • Replica 1955 DDO Lincoln cent
    Oct 7, 2021, 08:45 AM

    Private minter offers 1955 DDO cent copy

    Genuine 1955 Lincoln, Doubled-Die Obverse cents are extremely expensive, but Grove Mintage Co. offers a replica with its own reverse design, for collectors seeking a show piece.

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    Oct 6, 2021, 15:33 PM

    Will they ever change the face on the $20?

    Jeff and Larry speak to Barbara Ortiz Howard, the founder of Womenon20s.org and the ongoing effort to get Harriet Tubman’s portrait on the 20 and where the campaign stands today.

  • 1812 Capped Draped Bust gold $5 half eagle
    Oct 6, 2021, 11:00 AM

    NCI slabs offered at Sept. 21 Skinner sale

    A recent Skinner auction offered up a collection of coins graded by the Numismatic Certification Institute in the 1980s, including an early gold half eagle and an 1879-CC Morgan dollar.

  • Working dogs commemorative coin proposal
    Oct 6, 2021, 11:00 AM

    Dogs could receive 2023 commemorative coin program

    A bill in the House of Representatives proposes a three-coin commemorative program recognizing working dogs in the military and their continued service, with surcharges to benefit a dog-training group.

  • 1796 Draped Bust, 16 Obverse Stars half dollar
    Oct 6, 2021, 09:00 AM

    Market Analysis: Unique 1796 silver half dollar

    Heritage offered a 1796 Draped Bust, Small Eagle, 16 Obverse Stars half dollar unique with this counterstamp, adding appeal to a coin that also showed damage, and it realized $21,600.

  • 1796 Draped Bust Small Eagle quarter dollars
    Oct 4, 2021, 09:10 AM

    Market Analysis: An always-popular one-year type

    The U.S. quarter dollar made its first appearance in 1796 and wasn't minted again until 1804, making the first-year examples an attractive option even when presented with surface problems.

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    Oct 4, 2021, 07:00 AM

    Monday Morning Brief for Oct. 4, 2021: Ryder departs Mint

    Collectors cheering the departure of Mint Director David Ryder should not expect an immediate overturning of policies enacted under his tenure, but they should engage his successor.

  • 2021 Uncirculated Coin set
    Oct 2, 2021, 09:15 AM

    Launch begins for 2021 Uncirculated Coin set

    The 2021 Uncirculated Coin set with 14-coins representing the Philadelphia Mint and the Denver Mint is offered for $25.25 with no product or order limit. First-day sales totaled 139,119 sets.

  • 1796 gold $2.50 quarter eagle
    Oct 2, 2021, 09:00 AM

    Market Analysis: 1796 Capped Bust quarter eagle brings $456,000

    A 1796 Capped Bust, Stars on Obverse gold quarter eagle that carried a grade of MS-62 had been off the market for nearly 50 years until the Stack's Bowers Galleries sale on Aug. 17.

  • 2021 Mint ornaments
    Oct 1, 2021, 09:40 AM

    Holiday ornaments available Oct. 13 from Mint

    The latest coin-embedded holiday ornaments in two ongoing series offered by the United States Mint become available on Oct. 13, while ornaments from the past two years also remain available.

  • David J. Ryder resigns Oct. 1, 2021
    Oct 1, 2021, 09:30 AM

    David J. Ryder leaves Mint position on Oct. 1

    David J. Ryder resigned his position as the 39th Director of the U.S. Mint, effective Oct. 1, and the U.S. Treasury has appointed the Mint's chief administrative officer Alison Doone as acting director.