Coin & Numismatic News

2021 Native American $1 Coin Candidate Designs UnveiledLast Tuesday, Oct. 16, the United States Mint unveiled candidate designs for the 2021 Native American $1 Coin.

Introduced in 2009, this U.S. Mint series of dollars features annually changing reverses that celebrate the important contributions made by Indian tribes and individual Native Americans to the history and development of the United States […]


2020 Coast Guard Silver Medal Candidate Designs UnveiledIn 2020, the Armed Forces Silver Medal series from the United States Mint will start celebrating branches of the military with 2-inch medals struck in 2.5 ounces of .999 fine silver.

These medals mark a first for the U.S. Mint as each will honor a military branch as a whole and for the entirety of its mission […]


2020 Air Force Silver Medal Candidate Designs UnveiledThe United States Mint this week advanced its upcoming series of Armed Forces Silver Medals by unveiling candidate designs for the first two military branches up for honors — the Air Force and the Coast Guard.

Both medals will launch in 2020, featuring large 2-inch formats and containing 2.5 ounces of .999 fine silver […]


2018 Limited Edition Silver Proof Set AvailableToday, Oct. 18, the United States Mint opened sales of its 2018 Limited Edition Silver Proof Set.

Restricted to 50,000 units and priced at $144.95, the set contains eight silver coins bearing ‘S’ mint marks to designate their production at the San Francisco Mint […]


US Mint Sales: 2018 Circulating Quarters Set DebutsThe U.S. Mint’s newest product for collectors, a set of 10 circulating quarters with five from Denver and five from Philadelphia for $8.95, was its strongest weekly seller.

Released last Wednesday, Oct. 10, the set scored five-day sales of 12,758 for the second best debut in the product line to date […]


US Mint Poised to Raise Gold Coin Prices Wed., Oct 17On Wednesday, Oct. 17, the United States Mint is likely to raise prices on eighteen gold products made for collectors.

The U.S. Mint’s collection of gold coins have prices that can change weekly based on the trending value of gold as compared against its 2018 pricing matrix […]


PCGS Offers Crossover Special at Baltimore ExpoProfessional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) will offer a special opportunity for its popular "crossover" service at the Baltimore Winter Expo in the Baltimore, Maryland Convention Center, October 25 and 26, 2018.

The usual crossover grading fee will be reduced to only $10 on coins submitted at the show that do not qualify to be placed into PCGS holders […]


2021-2025 Proof American Platinum Eagle Concept DesignsToday, Oct. 16, the United States Mint unveiled design concepts for 2021 to 2025 proof American Platinum Eagles.

The annual collector series of .9995 fine platinum coins was introduced in 1997 and has featured several design themes such as "Vistas of Liberty," "Foundations of Democracy," and "Preamble to the Constitution" […]


2018-W $25 Proof American Palladium Eagle Photos and VideoDespite the hefty launching price of $1,387.50 and an ordering limit of one coin per household, the West Point Mint struck proof 2018 American Palladium Eagle lasted less than five minutes from its Sept. 6 launch before becoming available.

In the secondary market today, it’s hard to find ungraded examples for under $2,300 and coveted 70s are selling for as much as $2,900 — more than twice the issue price […]


2019 Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Designs RevealedThe United States Mint pulled back the curtains today to unveil information and final designs for the curved Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coins that launch on Jan. 24, 2019.

An event revealing the designs kicked off minutes ago at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. […]