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Modern Russian coins are particularly difficult to obtain here in the U.S. Because of this, Russian coins are considered hard-to-find and most dealers don't carry them. In an effort to change that trend, ModernCoinMart is adding a number of recently issued Russian commemorative silver coins! They have been certified by NGC, and ModernCoinMart has added an exclusive Russian themed label.
Whether you’re adding to your silver stack or just getting started, the sheer number of choices available can be overwhelming. However, once you understand the various pros and cons of each form silver bullion comes in as well as sizes and premiums, picking the right product for your situation will be a breeze. Let's get started.
Official Year of the Monkey 2016 coins in the Chinese Zodiac Series, recognized and issued by the People's Republic of China (PRC), are now available for sale at ModernCoinMart (MCM).
ModernCoinMart now carries the latest issue of their exclusive Big 5 Coin series, with the latest coin commemorating the Black Rhino! It has been certified by NGC as Proof 70, and the few left available at such a high grade are now available for purchase at MCM!
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.
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.
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!