Gold and Silver Now at 1-Year LowsPrecious metals futures on Tuesday declined as a group for a third straight session. Both gold and silver posted their lowest settlements in just over a year.

Gold for August delivery shed $12.40, or 1%, to finish at $1,227.30 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


US Mint Gold Coin Prices May Decline Wed., July 18On Wednesday, July 18, the United States Mint may cut prices on one and one-half dozen numismatic gold products.

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 […]


NGC Certifies New York Bank Hoard of Morgan DollarsNumismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has certified the New York Bank Hoard, a group of 16,000 Morgan Dollars that had been stored in sealed US Treasury bags for more than 50 years. The remarkably well-preserved hoard boasts a number of high grade pieces, including 118 that graded NGC MS 67.

Each canvas US Treasury bag in the New York Bank Hoard contained 1,000 Uncirculated Morgan Dollars of the same date and mintmark combination […]


Heritage Auctions Offers Book About Saint-Gaudens Double EaglesThe definitive resource on the history of one of the world’s most popular collector coins, Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles as Illustrated by the Phillip H. Morse and Steven Duckor Collections, written by Roger Burdette and edited by Heritage Auctions Co-Chairman Jim Halperin and U.S. Coins Chief Cataloger Mark Van Winkle, is now available through the firm’s website,

Widely accepted as the most detailed resource ever compiled about these popular coins, the book covers every die variety available to Burdette, a multiple winner of the Numismatic Literary Guild (NLG) Book of the Year Award […]


Gold and Silver Log Fresh 2018 LowsPrecious metals futures on Monday fell as a group for a second straight session. Gold and silver marked fresh milestone lows that reached nearly one year for gold and over seven months for silver.

Gold for August delivery declined $1.50, or 0.1%, to end at $1,239.70 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


2018 NLG Symposium At ANA August 2018 World's Fair of MoneyThe Numismatic Literary Guild (, a nonprofit organization composed of hobby writers, editors and content producers, will conduct its 2018 NLG Symposium from 10 am to 11 am, Thursday, August 16, at the American Numismatic Association World’s Fair of Money® ( in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The group’s annual dinner and awards ceremony, known as "The Bash," will be held that evening.

The symposium topic will be "Cultivating New Collectors with Online Blogs and Publicity," and the symposium will be open to the public […]


SS Central America Treasure Includes Finest Known SF Mint Denomination SetThe latest recovery of sunken treasure from the legendary "Ship of Gold," the SS Central America, includes six coins that now comprise the finest known "San Francisco Mint denomination set" for $1, $2.50, $3, $5, $10 and $20 gold pieces, according to the California Gold Marketing Group (CGMG).

The Double Eagle in the recently assembled set is graded PCGS MS67+, the highest grade ever given to any 1857-S $20 by Professional Coin Grading Service […]


John E. Herzog Collection To Be Sold At 2018 World's Fair of MoneyStack’s Bowers Galleries ( will offer the museum caliber John E. Herzog collection of United States Loan Certificates on Tuesday, Aug. 14, at the ANA 2018 World’s Fair of Money show in Philadelphia.

John Herzog is well known in the numismatic community, through his charitable pursuits, and on Wall Street as the founder of the Museum of American Finance […]


Gold Ends Week Near 1-Year Low; Silver Logs 2018 LowPrecious metals futures declined on Friday and for the week. Silver marked its lowest close in 2018 and gold settled at its worst level in almost a year.

Gold for August delivery shed $5.40, or 0.4%, to finish at $1,241.20 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


U.S. Coin Production Tops 6.9 Billion in First Half of 2018After surging to a four-month high in May, United States Mint coin production slowed some in June even as facilities in Philadelphia and Denver struck nearly 1.2 billion coins for circulation.

The U.S. Mint manufactured just over 6.9 billion coins in the first half of 2018 — a seemingly huge amount yet it’s tracking as a third slower year after production peaked in 2015 with the most coins minted since 2011 […]

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