• 14 Oct
    2008

Quarter Eagles 1796-1834

Certified Early Gold (1795-1834) and Why They Are Scarce, Part II

By Silvano DiGenova

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  • 10 Oct
    2008

Four New Lincoln Cent Reverses Due Out Starting 2009.

Four new reverses on the Lincoln cent (penny) are scheduled to appear in circulation starting February 2009 and will gradually make new appearances throughout the calendar year, in observance of the bicentenniel of Lincoln’s birth. Each design will emulate President Lincoln’s life from childhood up through his Presidency. The composition of these coins will be 97.5% zinc and 2.5% copper.

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  • 7 Oct
    2008

Certified Early Gold: 1795-1834

Certified Early Gold: 1795-1834 by Silvano DiGenova

Methodology of This Study

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  • 3 Oct
    2008

Early $10 Gold: 1795-1804

Early $10 Gold 1795-1804 by Silvano DiGenova

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  • 28 Sep
    2008
  • 19 Sep
    2008

Wyoming Quarter Double Dies Found

A Pennsylvania coin fancier sent in three different hub doubled die varieties on the reverse of the 2007-P Wyoming state quarter to the National Collectors Association of Die Doubling. Here is another oddity to watch for, and perhaps hold onto for future investment return.

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  • 10 Sep
    2008

Rep. Watt D-NC Proposes Civil Rights Quarter Dollars

Civil rights leaders and events are the latest proposal for quarter dollar coin designs.

Rep. Watt D-NC introduced legislation to establish circulating quarter dollar coins with reverse designs that are emblematic of some forty prominent civil rights leaders and important events.

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  • 27 Aug
    2008

Rep. Melvin Watt D-NC Proposes Civil Rights Quarter Dollars

Civil rights leaders and events are the latest proposal for quarter dollar coin designs.

Rep. Watt D-NC introduced legislation to establish circulating quarter dollar coins with reverse designs that are emblematic of some forty prominent civil rights leaders and important events.

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  • 26 Aug
    2008

Wyoming Double Dies Found

A Pennsylvania coin fancier sent in three different hub doubled die varieties on the reverse of the 2007-P Wyoming state quarter. All three involve the lower portion of the saddle horn where a secondary image of that design element can be seen to the south to a greater or lesser degree. These double dies, like […]

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  • 13 Aug
    2008

BRONZE 1943-S Lincoln Cent Discovered

A previously unrecorded 1943-S Lincoln cent erroneously struck on a bronze planchet has been acquired by Rare Coin Wholesalers of California. The coin has been certified as AU-53 by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC).

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