U.S. Coin Articles

  1. What Nickels Are Silver?

    What Nickels Are Silver?
    While it is often overlooked in everyday commerce today, the nickel has one of the most fascinating histories of all those used in American history. Some numismatists consider the half dime,  which was the forerunner to the nickel, the first coin the ...
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  2. Collecting American Gold Eagles: Do You Have These Key Dates?

    Collecting American Gold Eagles: Do You Have These Key Dates?
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  3. CFA and CCAC Recommend Different Reverse Designs for 2021 American Silver and Gold Eagles

    CFA and CCAC Recommend Different Reverse Designs for 2021 American Silver and Gold Eagles
    Starting with the 2021 bullion coins, the reverses of the U.S. Mint's two flagship coin programs and the most iconic modern U.S. coins – the ...
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  4. First-Ever Privy Marked Silver and Gold Eagles Mark 75th Anniversary of World War II

    First-Ever Privy Marked Silver and Gold Eagles Mark 75th Anniversary of World War II
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  5. Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commemorative Coin and Medal from the United States Mint

    Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commemorative Coin and Medal from the United States Mint
    On April 21, the United States Mint officially unveiled the designs for the 2020 Women’s Suffrage Centennial silver dollar and proof silver medal. Each with feature different designs that were released on August 18th, 2020. The silver do ...
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  6. 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Program

    2020 Basketball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Program
    On June 4, 2020, the United States Mint will launch its Basketball Hall of Fame commemorative coin program which is ...
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  7. United States Mint to Include First-Ever “W” Mint Marked Nickels in 2020 Annual Sets

    United States Mint to Include First-Ever “W” Mint Marked Nickels in 2020 Annual Sets
    The United States Mint has announced that it will include the first-ever nickels struck at the ...
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  8. United States Mint Producing 2020-W National Parks Quarters with V75 Privy Marks

    United States Mint Producing 2020-W National Parks Quarters with V75 Privy Marks
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  9. New American Eagle Design To Debut in 2021

    New American Eagle Design To Debut in 2021
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  10. Coins Released in 2019: A Year in Review

    Coins Released in 2019: A Year in Review
    2019 was an exciting year for coin collectors thanks to a mix of firsts from the United States Mint, commemorations of major anniversaries, and unique issues from abroad. Some of these coins are fascinating because of their numismatic significance, while others mark major historical events. A few even evoke powerful emotions from those who lived ...
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