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William Henry Harrison Presidential Silver Medal Available May 3

The United States Mint will accept orders for the William Henry Harrison Presidential Silver Medal starting on May 3 at noon EDT. The Department of...

United States Mint Announces 1st Two Honorees in American Women Quarters Program

New four-year program honors women who made significant contributions to the Nation   The United States Mint is pleased to announce the names of the first...

NGC Exclusive Partnership and Special Label for 2021 National Law Enforcement Coins

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has announced an exclusive partnership with the National Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum to offer collectors a special certification label...

Canada 2016 100th Anniversary Women’s Right to Vote $1 Coin

Description: A century ago, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta granted most women the right to vote in provincial elections, beginning the journey that would one day...
Royal Mint Adds Another Icon to British Music Legends Series With David Bowie

Royal Mint Adds Another Icon to British Music Legends Series With David Bowie

To say that David Bowie was an icon of music is putting it mildly. The innovative rocker who was born David Robert Jones in...

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...

Antarctic Treaty 60th Anniversary Commemorated on New £2 Coin

This year marks the 60th Anniversary of the entry into force of the Antarctic Treaty – recognized as one of the most successful international...

Royal Canadian Mint Honors Canada’s Black Loyalists on New Silver Coin

By the Royal Canadian Mint ......   The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to launch a new silver collector coin honoring the Black Loyalists. Mint engravers...

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...

Numismatic Housekeeping: Summer Edition

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   Now that the Fourth of July is just around the corner, it’s time for another round...