Coin Designs

CCAC to Review 2019-2020 Native American $1 Coin Design ThemesThe Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a one-hour teleconference meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 17, to review and discuss concepts and themes for the 2019 to 2020 Native American $1 Coins.

Introduced in 2009 and featuring annually changing reverses […]

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2017 Native American $1 Dollar Design ImageThe United States Mint unveiled the one-year-only design that will appear on the reverse of next year’s 2017 Native American dollar.

Selected from among thirteen candidates, the winning design commemorates Sequoyah, a silversmith and inventor of the characters for reading and writing the Cherokee language […]

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U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew Medal Designs RecommendedAlong with coins, the United States Mint has produced medals since the early days of the nation. On Thursday, Nov. 17, the U.S. Mint unveiled possible designs for a medal honoring Jacob Lew, the 76th and current secretary of the Treasury Department.

Four obverse and five reverse designs were presented for review before the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee and the Commission of Fine Arts […]

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2018-2020 Proof American Platinum Eagle Candidate DesignsToday, Sept, 15, the United States Mint unveiled candidate designs for upcoming proof American Platinum Eagles.

Exactly opposite of past coins, the proofs in years 2018 to 2020 will feature different obverses while their reverses will share one design […]

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CCAC to Review 2018-2020 American Platinum Eagle DesignsThe Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee will hold a three-hour meeting on Friday, Sept. 16, to review candidate designs for proof Platinum Eagles and to choose members to jury the Breast Cancer coin design competition.

The CCAC is tasked with advising the Secretary of the Treasury on themes and designs pertaining to all United States coins and medals […]

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2017 America the Beautiful Quarter and Coin Designs SelectedToday, Sept. 1, the United States Mint unveiled the final designs for their 2017-dated America the Beautiful Quarters® and companion America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coins™.

2017 marks the eighth year of unique coin designs that honor national parks and other national sites in the U.S. and its territories […]

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2017 Boys Town Coin Designs UnveiledDesigns for coins celebrating the 100th anniversary of Boys Town were unveiled Tuesday during a ceremony in Boys Town Music Hall, Nebraska.

The United States Mint will sell the commemorative coins next year in compositions of gold, silver and clad with options that include coin qualities of proof and uncirculated […]

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Breast Cancer Awareness Coin Design Competition BeginsThe United States Mint is now accepting applications from artists to design 2018 Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coins.

U.S citizens and permanent residents who have experience or interest in visual arts, illustration or sculpting and who are at least 18 years of age are encouraged to enter the competition between August 1 to October 17, 2016 […]

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Breast Cancer Awareness Coin Design Contest Begins Aug. 1One week from today, on Monday, Aug. 1, the United States Mint will start a public contest for designs for commemorative coins that are emblematic of the fight against breast cancer.

The design competition has been established for American citizens and permanent residents 18 years of age and older to create obverse and reverse designs that […]

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2018 Quarter and 5 Oz Coin Design CandidatesThe Commission of Fine Arts (CFA) and the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) have recommended designs for 2018-dated America the Beautiful Quarters and companion five-ounce silver coins.

America the Beautiful Quarters celebrate sites around the United States and its territories. The five up for honors in 2018 are […]

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