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Thursday, May 30th, 2013 by

New from the U.S. Mint

The second 2013 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Bullion Coin - Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial – will be available for sale beginning Monday, June 3, 2013.  The premium remains unchanged from 2012, at $9.75 per coin.  The minimum order quantity for the America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Bullion Coins is 500 ounces/100 […]

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My Two Cents’ Worth: The $10-Million Coin
Thursday, May 16th, 2013 by

My Two Cents’ Worth: The $10-Million Coin

Life imitated art in the coin market recently when a 1794 silver dollar—possibly the first silver dollar ever struck by the U.S. Mint—changed hands for just over $10 million in a New York City auction. (Articles on the sale and on the coin appear elsewhere in this issue.) Continue reading Senior Editor Ed Reiter’s column […]

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Wednesday, May 15th, 2013 by

Coinage Kids: May 2013

Over the years, the U.S. Mint has produced several coins with  flying machines—not just airplanes!—on them. Some of them are shown here. Match the obverse of the coin (numbered) to its reverse (lettered). Take the quiz here.

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Tuesday, May 14th, 2013 by

In the May 2013 Issue …

May table of contents

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Wednesday, May 19th, 2010 by

Table of Contents May 2010

The Eagles Have Crash-Landed The American Eagle programs suffered some recent setbacks, but the Mint can still get them back on track By Tom DeLorey Silver’s Turn to Shine? As gold becomes more expensive, collectors are turning to silver as a cheaper alternative By Dom Yanchunas Profiles in Coinage: The Morgan Dollar The coin has […]

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