Medals

James Madison Presidential Silver Medal ReleasedThe U.S. Mint released today a silver medal honoring James Madison, the fourth President of the United States.

Featuring a portrait of Madison, the collectible is composed of 1 troy ounce of 99.9% fine silver and bears a matte finish […]

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Thomas Jefferson Presidential Silver Medal ReleasedCelebrating the third President of the United States, the Thomas Jefferson Presidential Silver Medal went on sale today at noon EST.

The U.S. Mint medal, the first of four for release this year, is composed of 1 troy ounce of 99.9% fine silver and bears the likeness of Jefferson […]

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World War I Centennial 2018 Coast Guard Silver Medal PhotosThis article shows photos of a World War I Centennial 2018 Coast Guard Silver Medal — one of the five United States Mint medals commemorating the branches of the U.S. Armed Forces that were active during the First World War.

On Jan. 17, the United States Mint released proof silver medals with designs honoring the U.S. Coast Guard, the Army, the Navy, the Air Service, and the Marines […]

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World War I Centennial 2018 Air Service Silver Medal PhotosEarlier this year, on Jan. 17, the United States Mint released proof silver medals celebrating the Air Service, the Army, the Navy, the U.S. Marines and the U.S. Coast Guard.

They were offered in support of and alongside of World War I Centennial Silver Dollars that commemorate the 100th anniversary of America’s involvement in WWI. The silver dollars, struck in collector qualities of proof and uncirculated, were authorized by Congress under Public Law 113-212 […]

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NGC Certifies Rare Medal Struck for 1970 Brazilian Soccer Team Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) has certified a very rare gold medal struck by Mexico for the Brazilian soccer team to celebrate them as the first to win three World Cups. The historic feat was achieved in 1970 in Mexico, which hosted the World Cup tournament that year.

The medal was purchased in a private sale and recently submitted to NGC, which graded it NGC MS 66 […]

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2020 Coast Guard Medal Designs ReviewedThe United States Mint unveiled 18 candidate designs earlier this month for the 2.5-ounce .999 fine Coast Guard Silver Medal for 2020. The medal celebrates the U.S. Coast Guard and is part of the Mint’s upcoming series of products honoring the nation’s armed forces.

The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) reviewed the designs on Oct. 16 and the Commission of Fine Arts (CFA) reviewed them on Oct. 18 […]

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2020 Air Force Medal Designs ReviewedProposed designs were reviewed and resulting recommendations made for the upcoming Air Force Medal.

The 2.5-ounce .999 fine silver medal, set for release in 2020, is one of two that will introduce the U.S. Mint’s Armed Forces Medal series that celebrates the nation’s military branches […]

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World War I Centennial 2018 Marine Corps Silver Medal PhotosThe United States Mint on Jan. 17 started selling proof silver medals honoring the U.S. Marines Corps, the Army, the Navy, the Air Service, and the U.S. Coast Guard.

They are produced to support the commemorative World War I Centennial Silver Dollars which Congress authorized under Public Law 113-212 to memorialize America’s involvement in WWI […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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