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1856-O Liberty Head Double Eagle. Image: Heritage Auctions / CoinWeek.

1856-O Liberty Head Double Eagle : A Collector’s Guide

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek Notes .....   The Liberty Head Double Eagle, the largest circulated gold coin denomination issued by the United States Mint, was introduced in 1850...
1851 Gold Dollar. Image: Stack's Bowers.

1851 Gold Dollar : A Collector’s Guide

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek Notes .....   The 1851 Gold Dollar has the second-highest mintage of any Type 1 Gold Dollar. The Philadelphia Mint struck 3,317,671 gold dollars...
1991-P Korean War Memorial Silver Dollar. Image: U.S. Mint / CoinWeek.

1991-P Korean War Memorial Dollar Proof : A Collector’s Guide

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek Notes .....   The 1991-P Korean War Memorial Silver Dollar Proof is a commemorative coin issued to honor the 38th Anniversary of the July...
1994 American Silver Eagle. Image: Stack's Bowers / CoinWeek.

1994 American Silver Eagle : A Collector’s Guide

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek Notes ..... Demand for the 1994 American Silver Eagle marked a low point in the almost decade-long American Silver Eagle bullion coin program....
1824/1 Capped Head Left Quarter Eagle. Image: Stack's Bowers / CoinWeek.

1824/1 Capped Bust Quarter Eagle : A Collector’s Guide

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek Notes .....   The Philadelphia Mint struck its entire mintage of 2,600 Capped Bust Quarter Eagles in 1824 using a single die pair that...
1895 Barber Quarter Proof. Image: NGC / Adobe Stock.

1895 Barber Quarter Proof : A Collector’s Guide

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek Notes .....   The character of our nation's Proof coinage did not perceivably change when the United States...
1913 Indian Head Half Eagle. Image: Stack's Bowers / CoinWeek.

1913 Indian Head Half Eagle : A Collector’s Guide

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek Notes ..... The 1913 Indian Head Half Eagle is readily available up the Choice Uncirculated but becomes scarce in Gem. The total number...
1856 Flying Eagle Cent. Image: David Lawrence Rare Coin.

The Coin That Inspired America’s Modern Coin Collecting: Jeff Garrett

By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Company (NGC) ......   United States Large Cents were first produced in 1793 and continued nearly uninterrupted until 1857. The...
1914-S Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle. Image: Stack's Bowers / CoinWeek.

1914-S Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle : A Collector’s Guide

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek Notes ..... The San Francisco Mint, having been the primary venue for striking $20 Double Eagle gold coins since its founding in...
1856 Three-Cent Silver. Image: Heritage Auctions / CoinWeek.

1856 Three-Cent Silver : A Collector’s Guide

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek Notes .....   The Three-Cent Silver piece debuted in 1851, and throughout the 1850s saw mintages exceed the...

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