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“Austria by Its Children” Series Continues

Monday, April 7th, 2014 by
“Austria by Its Children” Series Continues

The Austrian Mint in Vienna will issue on May 7 the fifth silver coin in its charming series “Austria by its Children,” also known as “Austria, Piece by Piece.” Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, of course, instantly comes to mind when one thinks of Salzburg, and indeed such was the case for young artist Melisa Bejic, the […]

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Is this a real coin?

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013 by

We received this query from a reader in North Dakota. Please drop us a line if you’re able to help him out. Dear Managing Editor: I have this one cent 1968S that appears to be a doubled die obverse. The date, mint [mark], and LIBERTY all, from what I can see, have doubling. The pictures […]

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Can We Talk?

Friday, March 9th, 2012 by

About coin collecting? Actually, we were wondering about collecting in general. We were talking one day about what people in the office collect, how they got started collecting, what will they do with their collection in the future, etc. Some of us are accumulators. I fall into this category. A few first-edition novels here, some […]

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