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2016 is a very special year for both of the Gold and Silver flagship bullion programs which began in 1986 and which will mark their 30th anniversary in 2016. Collectors are hoping the U.S. Mint will issue a special set for this occasion that includes a new, unique variety of each coin.
Louis Golino explores the history of the popular Mexican Libertad as well as the options ModernCoinMart (MCM) will be offering this year.
Coin certification is a relatively recent addition to the coin collectors arsenal. It can provide plenty of advantages over housing your coins in their original mint packaging. ModernCoinMart offers plenty of professionally graded coins, but what exactly are the advantages of buying graded coins?
The Silk Road stands in history as one of the longest and most successful trade routes. The luxury items it conveyed from the Far East to Constantinople and other Major Mediterranean destinations often were paid for with precious silver coins. One of these coins, a Silver Hemidrachm of Tabaristan, is available for you to buy at ModernCoinMart right now!
Stacking precious metals like silver and gold is fun and, in some cases, can even prove quite valuable. Before placing your first order, you should be sure you understand how precious metal coins, bars, and rounds differ. Regardless of the metal they are struck from, the distinction can make all the difference in current value and future salability.
The U.S. Mint has announced two new medals that will be released August 23rd - the 2016-S and 2016-W Proof American Liberty Silver Medals. These medals will have the same design seen on last year's beautiful $100 High Relief Gold American Liberty Coin, and will be struck with a proof finish! What else do we know about these new medals?
Issued since 1909, the Lincoln Cent has been a mainstay of American currency. Now, the U.S Mint is issuing three new cents that bear the West Point Mint’s “W” mint mark, the first of their kind!
Louis Golino explores the March of Dimes Proof Set.
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.