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1877 Twenty Cent Piece graded NGC PF65UCAM. Image: Heritage Auctions (visit www.ha.com).

Twenty Cent Piece, 1875-1878 | CoinWeek

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek Notes .....   The Twenty Cent Piece (also called a Twenty Cent Coin) had one of the shortest...
1875-S Twenty-Cent Piece. Image: Stack's Bowers.

1875-S Twenty-Cent Piece : A Collector’s Guide

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek Notes .....   In the first week of June 1875, the San Francisco Mint began to strike the...
1875-S Proof Twenty-Cent Piece. Image: Goldberg Auctioneers.

1875-S Twenty-Cent Piece Proof : A Collector’s Guide

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U.S. Grant Silver Presidential Medal. Image: U.S. Mint / CoinWeek.

Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Silver Medal Available Oct. 2

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Jeff Garrett: Collecting Twenty Cent Pieces (1875-1878)

Jeff Garrett: Collecting Twenty Cent Pieces (1875-1878)

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Coin Profile – United States 1873 Trade Dollar Silver Coin

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The Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence Centennial Medal

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Mike Byers Mint Error News – Unique & Unlisted 1869 Standard Silver Half Dollar

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NGC Certifies Pattern Coins From Estate of US Mint Chief Engraver Charles Barber

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified five 19th-century US pattern coins that belonged to Charles E. Barber, the US Mint Chief Engraver from 1880...

The Coin Analyst: Girl on the Silver Dollar and the Merging of Greco-Roman and...

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10 Great Moments That Shaped American Coin Collecting, Part 1

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Fantastic Obsolete Coins from Our American Heritage: Liberty Seated 20-Cent Pieces

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