1. More Royal coins to be released
Charlotte's christening will be held on July 5 at St. Mary Magdalene
Church in Norfolk. To honor the event, the Royal Mint will release a gold and a silver
coin following the significant checkpoint in the young princess's life.
new coin will be available in silver, in keeping with the
long-established tradition of crossing a newborn baby’s palm with
silver to confer good health and prosperity, and also in gold to mark
the royal celebration," a Royal Mint news release reads.
are expected some time in the next couple of weeks.
Register in advance to purchase one of the coins.
2. U.S. coins capturing history: Pilgrim's Landing
a recent series of posts, we've highlighted several coins that have
depicted moments in our country's history. This 1920 coin does just that as it commemorates
the pilgrims landing at Plymouth Rock.
3. Auction preview
Rare Coin Auctions is putting on its Regency XII auction Thursday.
Watch a video preview from PCGS.
4. Precious metals pricing
the following prices per ounce as of 3:46 p.m. ET Wednesday:
5. Hot topics
out the three most-read stories of the last seven days:
United States Mint releases image mock-ups for 2016
gold dime, quarter dollar, half dollar
2. Here's what people are saying about putting a woman
on the $10 bill
3. 1982 Washington quarter dollar looms large in the
modern market: Market Analysis
6. Something social