Posts Tagged ‘Commemoratives’

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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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MCW Announces New Mobile Website
Monday, March 17th, 2014 by

MCW Announces New Mobile Website

Collectors Take Note: Modern Coin Wholesale Announces Launch of Fast, Functional Mobile Website, Extending the Reach of World’s Leading Online Marketplace for Rare and Valuable Coins Numismatists everywhere have come to trust the name Modern Coin Wholesale ( for its integrity and professional approach to coin collecting. Now the company has launched a mobile version […]

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Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 by

In the March 2014 Issue …

March 2014 Table of Contents

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January’s Coinage Kids
Monday, January 6th, 2014 by

January’s Coinage Kids

Find and identify the words about the Winter Olympics in the grid. Then mail your completed quiz to January Quiz, COINage magazine, P.O. Box 7030, Ventura, CA 93006-9899.

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Friday, November 1st, 2013 by

Coinage Kids: Happy Birthday, USMC

November 10 marks the 238th anniversary of the United States Marine Corps (USMC). Captain Samuel Nicholas formed two battalions of Continental Marines in Philadelphia as naval infantry in 1775. Complete this quiz about the U.S. Marine Corps and its commemorative coin, then send it in for a chance to win a prize.       […]

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Thursday, October 31st, 2013 by

In the November 2013 Issue …

November 2013 table of contents

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Friday, October 4th, 2013 by

Medal Series Continues

44th Medal in Jewish-American Hall of Fame Series Honors Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg The Jewish-American Hall of Fame series of art medals was launched in 1969, and is now the longest continuing series of art medals being produced in America. The 2013 honoree is Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, sculpted by Dr. Eugene Daub. […]

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Tuesday, September 10th, 2013 by

Coinage Kids: Ships, Ahoy!

This month’s quiz features coins with ships on them. Match the correct obverse (lettered side) with its reverse (numbered side).

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My Two Cents’ Worth: Is Special JFK Coinage in Store?
Friday, August 2nd, 2013 by

My Two Cents’ Worth: Is Special JFK Coinage in Store?

Early this year, I suggested in this column that a one-time commemorative coin–perhaps a silver dollar–be issued to mark the 5oth anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s shocking assassination. This, I said, would be a way to channel the grief still felt keenly by read the rest of Senior Editor Ed Reiter’s column here.

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Wednesday, July 10th, 2013 by

Opportunity Knocks

by Amy Drew Thompson In March, the Girl Scouts of the USA Centennial Silver Dollar became the first-ever commemorative to acknowledge a girls’ organization. Will it become a classic? Only time will tell, but to scouts, to girls and women across the nation, the message is, “You make a difference.” Read the entire story here.

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