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    Jan 19, 2022, 4 PM

    The Return of the NYINC

    Coin World Podcast
    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.

  • 1906-D out of collar broadstrike Coronet $10 eagle
    Jan 18, 2022, 11 AM

    Market Analysis: Rare error on a 1906-D gold eagle

    Steve Roach
    A PCGS MS-65 out-of-collar broadstrike 1906-D Coronet $10 eagle is a rare example of a gold coin error. It sold for $10,800 to a bidder in Heritage's January online sale of error coins.

  • Guatemala 200-quetzal note
    Jan 17, 2022, 9 AM

    Guatemala issues new 200-quetzal note, joining previous issue in circulation

    Arthur L. Friedberg
    A new 200-quetzal note issued in Guatemala, using cotton fiber, new security devices and a different method of printing, joins circulation with the previous issue of the country's highest value note.

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    Jan 17, 2022, 7 AM

    Monday Morning Brief for Jan. 17, 2022: News coverage welcome

    William T. Gibbs
    The release of the 2022 Maya Angelou quarter dollar, the first in the American Women quarters program, is garnering a lot of attention in the general media, and that is a good thing for collecting.

  • 1864 Large Motto two-cent with obverse capped die
    Jan 16, 2022, 3 PM

    Market Analysis: Errors coins sold at Heritage auction

    Steve Roach
    An 1864 Shield, Large Motto 2-cent coin graded Mint State 65 brown by NGC, a great example of an obverse capped die error, sold for $45,600, leading sales in a Jan. 3 Heritage auction of error coins.

  • 2-euro coin for 2022
    Jan 16, 2022, 12 PM

    Euro nations unveil designs for 2022 €2

    Jeff Starck
    A joint circulating commemorative €2 coin program marking the 35th anniversary of the Erasmus Program is set for release July 1, with 19 nations each issuing their version of the commemorative coin.

  • Albania 500-lek polymer note
    Jan 16, 2022, 9 AM

    Albania completes its series with final two bank notes

    Arthur L. Friedberg
    Albania began releasing a planned series of six new polymer notes in September of 2019 and the latest two releases, the 500-lek and 2,000-lek notes, issued Jan. 17, complete the series.

  • Silver medal from 1642
    Jan 16, 2022, 9 AM

    Large silver medal for 17th century Polish king in February auction

    Jeff Starck
    A large, rare silver medal commemorating Poland’s King Wladyslaw IV Vasa and his visit to Danzig in 1642 will be offered in the Numismatic Auctions LLC sale in February.

  • Civil rights Emmitt Till and his mother
    Jan 15, 2022, 10 AM

    Two gold medal bills advance in Senate action

    Paul Gilkes
    Two separate measures seeking congressional gold medals advanced, as the U.S. Senate passed a bill to recognize Mamie Till-Mobley and Emmet Till, her son, and considers one for the Freedom Riders.

  • Mexico 20-peso commemorative note
    Jan 15, 2022, 9 AM

    Competition opens for 2021’s top bank notes

    Arthur L. Friedberg
    Two different organizations with differing award criteria have announced their 2021 note nominees, and two of the year's notes are up for potential honors from both organizations.

  • 2021 British Virgin Island Pearl Black two-ounce
    Jan 15, 2022, 8 AM

    Pobjoy Mint honors Morgan dollar, again

    Jeff Starck
    Pobjoy Mint adds a Pearl Black finish Proof 2-ounce silver $20 coin for the British Virgin Islands to its several 2021 coins marking the centennial of the U.S. 1921 Morgan dollar-Peace dollar transition.

  • Ventris Gibson Mint director nominee
    Jan 14, 2022, 12 PM

    President Biden appoints his U.S. Mint director

    Paul Gilkes
    Acting director Ventris Gibson is formally nominated for a five-year term as director of the United States Mint by President Joe Biden, and the nomination awaits Senate confirmation.

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    Jan 14, 2022, 11 AM

    Introducing Coin World Plus

    Coin World Staff
    As a collector, you know all too well how hard it can be to find the best coins. Worse, with all the coins in circulation, how can you easily keep track of the ones you want, let alone the ones you haven’t discovered yet? And when you find it, keeping track of it can be a whole other issue entirely. Coin World+ solves these problems, and more.

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    Jan 14, 2022, 10 AM

    Five-coin Proof set due for 2022 American Women quarters

    Paul Gilkes
    A five-coin 2022-S American Women Quarters Proof set of the copper-nickel clad coins goes on sale from the U.S. Mint at noon Eastern Time Feb. 10, with no mintage limit or order restrictions.

  • 2022 -D Maya Angelou American Women quarter
    Jan 14, 2022, 9 AM

    Distribution begins for new American Women 2022 quarters

    Paul Gilkes
    The first shipments of 2022-P and 2022-D American Women, Maya Angelou quarter dollars are on the way to the Federal Reserve for circulation, as the newest quarter program begins.

  • Proof 2022-P Negro Leagues silver dollar
    Jan 14, 2022, 9 AM

    Privy-marked Negro Leagues Baseball dollar sells out

    Paul Gilkes
    It took more than a day, as the privy-marked Proof 2022-P Negro Leagues Baseball commemorative silver dollars reached the "Currently Unavailable" status by the third day of sales.

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    Jan 14, 2022, 9 AM

    Week's Most Read: A smooth start for Mint in 2022

    Larry Jewett
    Mint product sales starting off well in 2022 and a warning about counterfeit Federal Reserve notes making their way through Asia are two stories gathering attention recently.

  • 1907 gold $10 eagle with rolled edge
    Jan 13, 2022, 5 PM

    Half Dome Collection of Indian Head eagles in Legend auction

    Steve Roach
    Indian Head gold $10 eagles from the Half Dome Collection, several described as exceptional and rare, are featured lots in the Jan. 27 Legend Rare Coin Auctions Regency 50 Auction.

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    Jan 13, 2022, 8 AM

    Market Analysis: Fugio cent is solid for the type

    Steve Roach
    The featured Pointed Rays, STATES UNITED, 4 Cinquefoils Newman 17-S variety of 1787 Fugio copper, graded Extremely Fine 45 by PCGS, is a solid example for a type set of early American coins.

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    Jan 12, 2022, 12 PM

    Winning through accurate predicting

    Coin World Podcast
    Jeff and Larry hear about the Garfield Heights (OH) Coin Club’s venture into the world of fantasy “sports” with a unique contest that allows “players” to anticipate the coins that will increase in value in the year ahead…sounds easy, but it’s not (or we’d all be milllionaires). We’ll let Lou Raffis give you the details.