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Where did coins first appear? Coins appear in archaeological record around 650 BC and the ancient civilizations in Anatolia, Greece, India and China are likely candidates of coin collecting.
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Coins from the United States Mint have a long and storied history. Here are ten fun facts you didn't know about coins ranging from the first President who appeared on circulating coinage to the name of the bison that appears on the Buffalo Nickel.
On November 6 the U.S. Mint began selling the 25th coin in the popular America the Beautiful five-ounce silver coin series that began in 2010. This coin honors the Everglades National Park in Florida, which is largest subtropical wilderness in the U.S. and is also a world heritage site, international biosphere reserve, and major wetlands first established as a national site in 1934.
Foreign coin collectors have always been far-sighted in terms of seeking out the most interesting and unique examples of coinage from around the world. In recent years, collectors have helped propel to popularity the exciting world of exclusive, or custom, world coins.
Precious Metals Bullion, while an object of shiny obsession for some can be an enjoyable collectible for others. Market trends indicate that the line between the two is blurring.
The soon to be released four coin Kennedy half dollar set is expected to be one of the most sought after releases of the year. More details inside!
Changes may be on the horizon for how the Mint sells coins at major shows - and for how the grading services react to such sales.
A perspective by John Maben on the problems faced by the dealers, the ANA, and the U.S. Mint regarding the sales of Kennedy gold coins.