Louis Golino: Ten Coins I’d Love to Own

By Louis Golino, special to CoinWeek .....   The 10 coins I would love to own include four modern and four classic American coins and two...

United States Mint Requests Recommendations of Prominent American Women for New...

The Circulating Collectible Coin Redesign Act of 2020 directs the Secretary of the Treasury to redesign and issue quarter-dollar coins that feature designs on...

The 10 Most Valuable 20th-Century US Half Dollars

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   During the 20th century, the United States Mint issued a variety of different types of half dollars, including the final...

United States Mint Announces New Authorized Bulk Purchase Program

The United States Mint is committed to improving the distribution of our numismatic coin products. As part of this ongoing effort, the Mint has...

United States 1954-S Franklin Half Dollar

By CoinWeek IQ .....   The last Franklin half dollar struck at the San Francisco Mint, the 1954-S, offers a window into an evolving postwar United...

1943-S Steel Lincoln Cent With Strong Eye Appeal Offered at GreatCollections

By CoinWeek .... On Sunday, March 21, bidding ends on GreatCollections.com for this toned 1943-S Steel Lincoln Cent, graded MS-66 by PCGS and approved by...

Incredible PF-67+ CAM CAC 1950 Franklin Half Featured in Stack’s Bowers...

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   While the Franklin half dollar was first introduced for circulation in 1948, Proof examples were not...

United States 1971-P Kennedy Half Dollar

By CoinWeek IQ .....   1971 was meant to mark a significant change in the life of the Kennedy half dollar. Introduced in 1964 to honor the...

American Innovation $1 Coin, Merchant Mariners Gold Medal Designs to be...

The United States Mint announces that the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a telephonic public meeting March 23 and 24, 2021. The...

US Mint Releases Final Classic Design American Eagle Gold Proof Coin...

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for 2021 American Eagle Gold Proof Coins on March 11 at noon EST. This is the...

Apollo 11 Silver Dollar Commemorative Coin Lands Top COTY Honors

"The Eagle has landed." The now-famous phrase spoken by United States astronaut Neil Armstrong was a victory cry heard across the globe when he...

CIT New Winter Collection – The Inca Sun God

Inca Sun God Palau. 5 dollars. 2021. Silver .999 Gilded. 1 oz. 38.61 mm. Silk Finish. Mintage: 2,201. Special technology: smartminting©. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt,...

United States 1982-D Jefferson Nickel

Description Background The Jefferson nickel debuted in 1938, replacing the Buffalo nickel in the 25th year of that coin's production run. A design contest to commemorate...

2021 United States Mint Proof Set Available March 5

The 2021 United States Mint Proof Set (product code 21RG) will be available for purchase from the United States Mint starting on March 5...

Final America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set Now Available

The United States Mint released the final three-coin set in the America the Beautiful Quarters Program today at noon EST. The set contains coins...

Coin Designer Emily Damstra Signs Exclusive PCGS Signature Labels for 2021...

Damstra will be signing PCGS Signature Labels for the 2021 American Silver Eagle, Christa McAuliffe Commemorative Silver Dollar & Other Coins   Professional Coin Grading Service...

Heritage Offers Dr. Charles Collection of Mercury Dimes in Month-Long Auction

Among the current Month-Long auctions offered by Heritage is the Dr. Charles Collection of Mercury Dimes, open for bidding through February 22 at Coins.HA.com....

PCGS Offering Special Label Memorializing NASA Challenger Astronaut Christa McAuliffe

Special Astronaut Memorial Foundation label paired with commemorative silver dollar honoring teacher Christa McAuliffe   Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) is offering a Special Label emblazoned...

CoinWeek Readers React to Silver Eagle Sell Out

By CoinWeek .....   On Thursday, February 11, the last Proof American Silver Eagle to feature the iconic Heraldic Eagle reverse by John Mercanti went on...

Last Mercanti Proof American Silver Eagles Sell Out Within Minutes

By CoinWeek News Staff ..... The last Proof American Silver Eagles bearing John Mercanti’s Heraldic Eagle design reached “currently unavailable” status within minutes of their...

American Silver and Gold Eagle Proof Coins and IRAs

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   IRA Basics People interested in investing in precious metals often ask about doing so through an IRA, or Individual Retirement Account. But...

United States Mint 2021 Congratulations Set Available Today

The United States Mint 2021 Congratulations Set (product code 21RF) will be available for purchase beginning on February 11, 2021, at noon EST. The...

Native American $1 Coin 2021 Products on Sale February 16

The United States Mint will accept orders for product options containing 2021 Native American $1 Coins beginning on February 16 at noon EST. Launched in...

US Mint Releases Heraldic Eagle Reverse 2021 American Silver Eagle Proof...

The United States Mint's will accept orders for the 2021 American Eagle One Ounce Silver Proof Coin beginning on February 11, at noon EST....

Mary Lannin Appointed to Chairperson of CCAC

On Tuesday, February 2, the United States Mint's announced that Mary N. Lannin has once again been appointed as the Chairperson of the Citizens...

Final Coin in America the Beautiful Quarters Program Available Feb. 8

On February 8, at noon EST, the United States Mint will begin accepting orders for products featuring the 56th and final coin in the...

CCAC: New Appointee Joins Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee

The United States Mint today announced the appointment of Arthur "Art" Bernstein to the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) as one of three members...

United States Mint Announces Pre-Sales of 2021 Commemorative Coins

As part of the United States Mint's ongoing efforts to improve customer satisfaction, streamline production, and reduce program costs, the Mint launched a new...

The Coin Analyst: Have Circulating Commemorative Programs Outlasted Their Welcome?

By Louis Golino, special to CoinWeek .....   A major new bill that will create several new series of circulating commemorative quarters and other coins has...

New Platinum Proof Coin Series Designs Unveiled by United States Mint

On Tuesday, January 26, the United States Mint announced that it is launching a new five-year Platinum Proof Coin Program series starting in 2021...