Modern US Coins – Congress Proposes 400th Anniversary Mayflower Commemoratives

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On December 4, 2017, Junior Senator Edward "Ed" Markey (D-MA) introduced a bill (S. 2189) that authorizes the production...

United States Mint Releases 4th 2019 America the Beautiful Five Ounce...

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2019 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin™ honoring San Antonio Missions National...

State of the Mint – U.S. Mint Numismatic Coin Sales as...

By CoinWeek News Staff.... Current numismatic coin sales figures* from the U.S. Mint. Products listed are currently available for purchase at the U.S. Mint. Items labeled 'Out...

Special NGC Label and Designations for US-Canada Pride of Two Nations...

The United States Mint has announced the Pride of Two Nations 2019 Limited Edition Two-Coin Set, which will go on sale July 3. It...

Classic U.S. Coins for less than $500 each, Part 9: Buffalo...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #254  A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

The Krause Publications 2018 Coin of the Year Award Ceremony –...

 Every year at the World Money Fair in Berlin, Krause Publications (Standard Catalog of World Coins, Numismatic News) presents its Coin of the Year...

African-Americans on US Coins: Modern Commemoratives (Part 2)

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   Link to Part One Twenty-eight years passed between the last Carver Washington half dollar and the George...

CoinWeek Podcast #98: Our Coin Design Process Is Broken – With...

 CoinWeek Podcast #98: Our Coin Design Process is Broken - with Gary Marks Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or...

World Coins – Interesting and Inexpensive Coins of Russia

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek ..... Imagine a vast nation with a long and fascinating history of numismatic issues. Does that sound like an introduction for an...

First 2019 America the Beautiful 5 oz Silver Coin Now Available...

APMEX, a leading online Precious Metals retailer based in Oklahoma City, has announced the first 2019 America the Beautiful release is now available to...

United States 2018 Preamble to the Declaration of Independence: Life Platinum...

Description: "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights,...

Carson City Mint Commemorative Coin Program Legislation Introduced

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Carson City Mint 150th Anniversary On June 26, 2018, U.S. Representative Mark Amodei (R-NV2) introduced a bill to Congress authorizing...

US Coin Profile – 2015 High Relief 24K Gold Coin

Description: On July 30, 2015, the United States Mint will issue a 1 ounce .9999 gold coin struck in high relief and bearing the notional...

What’s in Store at the U.S. Mint for 2017? CoinWeek Has...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   If you followed our reporting last Friday concerning the United States Mint's hobby stakeholder forum, then...

It’s Not All Rosy: Breast Cancer Coin First Day Sales Underwhelm

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   Thursday, March 15 saw the much-ballyhooed release of the 2018 Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin program, which includes the first-ever...

United States 2016 Mark Twain Commemorative $1 Silver Coin

Description: On February 1, 2016, the United States Mint opened sales for the Mark Twain Commemorative $1 Silver Proof and Uncirculated coins. The silver commemoratives...

First Read: A Guide Book of Modern United States Dollar Coins

First Read, a continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature... Review by Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek ..... A new era in...

U.S. Mint News – Trump Nominates David Ryder as 39th Mint...

Household order limits also lifted on the Mint's 2017 Silver Proof Set By CoinWeek News Staff ....   In a press release dating from from October 5,...

Who’s Minding The Mint? Fewer Hobbyists Collect Mint Sets These Days...

Does anyone collect mint sets these days? Those who do are among a shrinking group of hobbyists By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for FUN Topics .....   The number...

U.S. Mint Announces Pricing for 2018 WWI Centennial Silver Dollar Products

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   The United States Mint announced its pricing Monday for the 2018 World War I Centennial Commemorative Silver Dollar and the...

2015 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin “Sells Out” Within Hours...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Update: The US Mint website states that "This item is available to be ordered now, but it is not...

Modern US Coins – 2016 America the Beautiful Harpers Ferry National...

Description: The America the Beautiful Quarters Program debuted on the heels of the 50 State Quarters Program and its adjunct District of Columbia and Territories program. Authorized...

2019 American Innovation $1 Coin Proof Set on Sale Oct. 11

The 2019 United States Mint American Innovation™ $1 Coin Proof Set (product code 19GA) will be available for purchase beginning October 11 at noon...

Still in Committee: Proposed Modern U.S. Commemorative Coin Programs Yet to...

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   The 115th Congress of the United States has been a memorable one. Beginning on January 3, 2017 under President Obama,...

NGC Experts Identify Missing Mintmark Mint Error on 2014 5oz Silver...

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has identified five 2014 Great Smoky Mountains Five-Ounce Specimen coins with a significant mint error: they are missing the “P”...

Modern US Coins – Coinage of the Obama Era

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com ......   It’s still unclear how history will ultimately remember the presidency of Barack Obama, who served as the 44th president...

S-Mint Proof “Congratulations Set” American Silver Eagle “No Longer Available”

By CoinWeek Staff Reports .....   Well, that didn’t take long. In a final bow to collectors, former U.S. Mint Deputy Director Rhett Jeppson authorized the production...

Baseball’s Golden Glove: The Hall of Fame Commemorative $5 Gold Coin

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   The most popular--and arguably the most beautiful--United States gold commemorative coin is probably still the 1915 Panama-Pacific...

Bullion Shark 2020 American Gold Eagle Coin Sweepstakes

2020 American Gold Eagle Sweepstakes by Bullion Shark LLC ......   Bullion Shark is proud to announce its sweepstakes for a 2020 $5 Gold Eagle! One...

United States 2018 World War I Army Veterans Centennial Silver $1...

Description: It was the "War to End All Wars". When the United States entered the conflict on April 6, 1917, World War I had been raging...