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2022 Proof American Innovation dollar set sales to start

2022 Proof American Innovation dollar set sales to start

The four-coin 2022-S American Innovation $1 Coin Proof set was scheduled to go on sale June 7 from the U.S. Mint for $24 without any mintage or household ordering restrictions. The set offers mirrored finish American Innovation dollars struck at the San Francisco Mint and recognizing:➤ Rhode Island: Nathanael Herreshoff’s Reliance.➤ Tennessee — rural electrification by the Tennessee Valley Authority.➤ Kentucky — bluegrass music.➤ Vermont — snowboarding. The common obverse for the series features a rendition of the Statue of Liberty with a machine gear below the motto IN GOD WE TRUST. The...

May 16
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Notes of Asia lead Heritage Hong Kong currency auction

Notes of Asia lead Heritage Hong Kong currency auction

Many of the estimated selling prices were left by the wayside April 3 in the Hong Kong Spring World Paper Money Showcase from Heritage Currency Auctions. The auction understandably focused almost exclusively on the currency of Asia, with 211 of the lots from China, another 45 from Hong Kong and the rest from other areas in the region. Estimated at $6,000 and up, but finally selling for $26,600 including the buyer’s fee, was a Chinese Checkiang provincial government bond from 1912 with a face value of 1 dollar. The piece is unlisted in the Pick catalog and bore a grade of Very Fine 30 by...

Apr 9
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Rare gold Eid Mar aureus offered in Numismatica Ars Classica sale

Rare gold Eid Mar aureus offered in Numismatica Ars Classica sale

A gold example of one of the most famous ancient coins of all time is coming to auction.The Eid Mar gold aureus, like its silver sibling of the same design, is one of just three legitimate examples known. This example is pierced and, of the three known examples, is the only one with a documented provenance dating to before World War II.The coin is offered May 31 by Numismatica Ars Classica in the firm’s 132nd auction, this one being held in Zurich.Every collector of ancient coins knows that the Eid Mar silver denarius struck by M. Junius Brutus to celebrate the Ides of March assassination...

May 15
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Australia, APMEX issue 2022 Dolphins 1-ounce bullion coins

Australia, APMEX issue 2022 Dolphins 1-ounce bullion coins

Australia’s Dolphin bullion coin series continues with its fourth issue, celebrating the dusky dolphin.The Royal Australian Mint and American Precious Metals Exchange cooperated to release this exclusive series, which features 1-ounce silver and gold bullion coins.The Australia 2022 Dusky Dolphin 1-ounce .999 fine silver dollar is now available, and the .9999 fine gold version (denominated $100) is expected to be released later in May.The coins’ reverse features a view of three playful dusky dolphins leaping out of the ocean, set against a rising sun. Also included are inscriptions...

May 15
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Market Analysis: Silver dollars at Regency 51

Market Analysis: Silver dollars at Regency 51

Legend Rare Coin Auctions hosted its Regency 51 auction as part of the Central States Numismatic Society convention on April 28, anchored by the Dale Friend Collection of early silver dollars.A 1795 Flowing Hair dollar with a silver plug graded About Uncirculated 55 by Professional Coin Grading Service exceeded expectations and brought $141,000. The silver plug was inserted in the planchet at the Philadelphia Mint to bring it up to a proper weight.Friend’s example was unusual in that the silver plug had rainbow toning that contrasted against the thick gray patina of the coin, making it a...

May 15
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Barbados to release first polymer notes in December

Barbados to release first polymer notes in December

The Central Bank of Barbados announced on May 4 that a new series of bank notes, and the country’s first to be composed of polymer rather than paper, will be introduced on Dec. 5.The bank’s statement on its website was a perfunctory 61 words in one paragraph. Below it, however, was a link to a 58-minute YouTube video in talk show format complete with moderator, audience, and representatives of the bank and the printer, De La Rue. Barbados Today offered a more traditional print presentation.The new issues keep the same general themes as the current notes in the series that began in 2013. But...

May 15
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Coin World Thought Leaders Series: Chris Arbutine of Belleair Coins

Coin World Thought Leaders Series: Chris Arbutine of Belleair Coins

VideosChris Arbutine of Belleair Coins offers his views on running a successful family business and the importance of committed customer service through trust and value.To learn more about Belleair Coins, visitPlease enable JavaScript to view theHeadlines

May 15
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All 2022 half dollars in rolls, bags reported ‘sold out’

All 2022 half dollars in rolls, bags reported ‘sold out’

The U.S. Mint has sold all of its currently scheduled output of circulation quality 2022 Kennedy half dollars from the Denver and Philadelphia Mints in bags and rolls, with any indication of additional production being “speculative.”The bureau limited its numismatic product release to 11,000 of the 200-coin mixed bags, reflecting 440,000 coins from each facility, and a maximum of 22,000 two-roll sets containing one 20-coin roll from each facility. The rolls reflect 1.1 million coins total from each of the two Mints.The 200-coin bags were offered at $147 per $100 face value bag, and the roll...

May 16
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Dwight Manley donates Breen books to ANA

Dwight Manley donates Breen books to ANA

Dwight Manley, a numismatist and philanthropist, donated more than 60 books, auction catalogs, and photos previously owned by Walter Breen to the American Numismatic Association, according to the ANA May 11.The items, many of which bear Breen’s handwritten notes and annotations, were purchased from the auction of the Sydney F. Martin Numismatic Library Collection. The collection’s highlights include two annotated drafts of Walter Breen’s Complete Encyclopedia of U.S. and Colonial Coins; Breen’s personal copy of The Encyclopedia of United States Silver and Gold Commemorative Coins,...

May 15
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