• 2021-CC Morgan dollar
    Jul 23, 2021, 09:15 AM

    U.S. Mint officials put restrictions on bulk buyers

    In an effort to crackdown on parties attempting to circumvent Mint policies, new guidelines have been issued for members of the Authorized Bulk Purchase Program with sanctions imposed on violators.

  • 2021-P Kennedy half dollar
    Jul 23, 2021, 09:00 AM

    Week's Most Read: 2021-P Kennedy halves arrive

    The hunt is on for the 2021 Kennedy half dollars now that Philadelphia Mint coins have been found as newly discovered silver dollars also have turned up, indicating pleasant findings can await diligent collectors.

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    Jul 20, 2021, 11:01 AM

    Space: The Numismatic Frontier

    The Coin World Podcast goes out of this world with our interview subject, Richard Jurek. On the anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s moon landing, Richard discusses space-flown currency and numismatic items, as well as the effects of modern space exploration by Richard Branson with Virgin Galactic, and Jeff Bezos with Blue Origin. Larry and Jeff also answer reader emails and dive into numismatic history.

  • 1793 Flowing Hair chain cent
    Jul 20, 2021, 09:00 AM

    Early large cents to headline 2022 Heritage January FUN sale

    Heritage Auctions reveals some top consignments to date for its January 2022 auction for the FUN Show in Orlando, Florida, with a collection of early large cents to lead the way.

  • august-1921-numismatist-lead
    Jul 19, 2021, 07:00 AM

    Monday Morning Brief for July 19, 2021: 100-year-old advice

    An article about the collecting habits of young collectors published a century ago offers observations still relevant today, though its author might be surprised at some modern trends.

  • Long Beach Expo
    Jul 17, 2021, 10:15 AM

    Long Beach Expo plans 2021 return in fall

    As major coin shows begin to re-appear on the schedule of events, the Long Beach Expo is getting set to return in September after over 18 months of inactivity due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Customer satisfaction surveys
    Jul 17, 2021, 09:22 AM

    Mint seeks customer comments on surveys

    The United States Mint is interested in the opinions of its customers and the general public about its customer satisfaction surveys and other related studies and inquiries.

  • Garfield 2011-D Presidential dollar
    Jul 16, 2021, 10:12 AM

    Federal Reserve’s dollar coin stores good for 21 years

    The annual accounting of the dollar coins held in inventory by the Federal Reserve indicates a supply sufficient to last more than 20 years, amounting to $1.064 billion.

  • 1794 Flowing Hair silver dollar
    Jul 16, 2021, 10:00 AM

    Market Analysis: New silver dollar discoveries show what’s out there

    A 1794 Flowing Hair silver dollar is recently discovered in a European accumulation, and a fifth known 1922 Peace, Modified High Relief dollar is found in circulated coins acquired in bulk: discoveries are out there!

  • 2021-P Kennedy half dollar
    Jul 16, 2021, 09:45 AM

    2021-P Kennedy half dollars now being found in circulation

    After recent discovery of 2021-D Kennedy half dollars available at a bank hinted that the denomination is being circulated, examples from the Philadelphia Mint are also appearing.

  • 2021-d-kennedy-half-lead
    Jul 16, 2021, 09:20 AM

    Week's Most Read: Kennedy halves returning?

    News about the impending circulation of Kennedy half dollars dominated reader attention, while some top quality coins leading recent auction results also captured interest.

  • 1924-S Lincoln cent
    Jul 14, 2021, 09:00 AM

    Market Analysis: 1924-S cent in PCGS MS-65 red

    Many San Francisco Mint Lincoln cents from the early days hold high appeal and a recent 1924-S example from the Duckor Collection was a sales leader at Heritage's recent auction.

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    Jul 13, 2021, 17:20 PM

    Engaged with a Coin

    Jeff and Larry recap the visit to Summer FUN and talk to the parties involved as a young man proposes with a meaningful Russian coin with the help on an online coin dealer.

  • Wass Molitor 1855 gold $20
    Jul 12, 2021, 12:00 PM

    Unique pioneer gold coin from 1855 in upcoming sale

    A unique variety of 1855 Wass, Molitor & Co., Large Head pioneer gold $20 coin, with the reverse of the Small Head type, is offered without reserve in a GreatCollections auction closing Aug. 15.

  • 1909 VDB Lincoln cent
    Jul 12, 2021, 09:00 AM

    Market Analysis: 1909 Lincoln, V.D.B. cent realizes $56,400

    A cherished 1909 Lincoln, V.D.B. cent with the designer Victor David Brenner’s initials prominently hugging the bottom reverse rim graded Mint State 68 red by PCGS — sold for $56,400.

  • 2021-d-kennedy-half-lead
    Jul 12, 2021, 07:00 AM

    Monday Morning Brief for July 12, 2021: Half dollars in circulation

    The Fed is ordering Kennedy half dollars for circulation again, after years of the Mint routing production as collector products at premium prices. Collectors are finding rolls of them in circulation.

  • 1794 Flowing Hair half dollar
    Jul 10, 2021, 12:00 PM

    Early half dollars from Chicago Collection star in Legend sale

    A collection of early half dollars that features over 30 coins that are at least tied for finest-known honors at PCGS, including 25 that are the single finest-known at the service will be sold in September.

  • Bell from SS Central America
    Jul 10, 2021, 11:00 AM

    Treasure ship’s bell to be at ANA World’s Fair of Money

    Visitors to the 2021 ANA World's Fair of Money near Chicago in August will have the chance to see and hear the bell that was recovered from the wreckage of the SS Central America.

  • 1957 Lincoln cent
    Jul 10, 2021, 09:00 AM

    Market Analysis: Stonebarger Collection of Lincoln cents sells

    Top-graded Lincoln, Wheat cents from the GL and SL Stonebarger Collection were a central consignment of the June 17 and 18 Heritage U.S. Coins auction with great examples sold.

  • Mint tours
    Jul 9, 2021, 12:00 PM

    U.S. Mint public tours still on pandemic hiatus

    There's no word on when the public can resume touring U.S. Mint facilities after the service was halted due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but a new app for virtual tours is available.