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The 1906 Barber Design 1 oz. Silver Smithsonian Proof was issued by a privately held mint in 2009. This collector issue silver commemorative bears the designs of a man that took exception when a U.S. President – for the first time ever – took an active role in the design of U.S. coinage.
Each year, collectors around the world eagerly anticipate the latest proof American Gold Eagles. So, why does everyone wait for the new proof issue? Is it just because that’s what they did last year? While there are some who keep on collecting no matter what once they’ve started following a series, we’ll take a look at why the 2016 proof American Gold Eagle has something to offer for everyone.
With 2016 being the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service, what better way to celebrate than with U.S. issued America the Beautiful 5 oz. Silver National Park Quarters! These large coins have become immensely popular and certainly have a place in any U.S. Coin collection or bullion stack.
Have you ever wondered how the High Relief 1907 Double Eagle would have looked like if the final product was made according to what Augustus Saint-Gaudens originally envisioned? The answer lies in the 2016 Winged Liberty Proofs; highly collectible, collector issue 1 oz. high relief proof gold and silver commemoratives. I cover these fascinating gold and silver pieces and more in this article.
Were you a fan of the Batman v Superman movie? These commemoratives, struck by the Royal Canadian Mint, will serve as great and valuable memorabilia to add to your collection! ModernCoinMart has these available as they come from the Mint, as well as certified by NGC.
The U.S. Mint has released their second congressionally-authorized commemorative coin program for 2016, with this group of coins celebrating the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service! These coins are struck with design that truly reflect the beauty and serenity of Americas National Parks.
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the 1 oz. Proof American Buffalo which is a collector issue 24 karat gold bullion coin with a face value of $50 produced by the United States Mint since 2006. I discuss this impressive proof gold buffalo coin with a strong focus on the latest issue the 2016 $50 1 oz. Proof Gold Buffalo.
The Moon Festival is one of China's most important holidays. Like our own Thanksgiving holiday tradition, the Moon Festival celebrates family, blessings, and giving thanks. It's such an important event that China has agreed to honor the Moon Festival with the single largest commemorative Panda Proof ever. It's 2.2 POUNDS of 99.9% pure silver--a full 100 mm across, and available only from ModernCoinMart!
ModernCoinMart started out in 2004 as one of the first companies in the online bullion and modern coin market. While our focus was only those coins at the time, we have been growing to expand our selection to include vast amounts of Classic U.S. Coinage, U.S. Notes, and even a large number of ancient coins!
The British Royal Mint has issued their first 50 Pound Silver Britannia! Composed of 1 oz. of .999 fine silver, it features a much higher denomination than its silver value. This is a unique issue, that could very well start a trend with the Royal Mint on producing 1 oz. coins with high face values! It features a stunning design that was first seen on the 2014 Proof Silver Britannia. This item is already very popular - two-thirds of its total mintage is already sold at the Mint!