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The top 5 most valuable united states coins

KOMO News - 21 Nov 2017
Throughout the ages the United States has produced some of the world's most valuable coins. Here are the country's Top 5 picks based on their current value, which is based on the collector's ability to find them in uncirculated/mint condition. You'll ...
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Eric Newman, Whose Coins Told of America's History, Dies at 106

New York Times - 16 Nov 2017
It was just a strange old penny, a copper-nickel Indian Head minted in 1859, when the government was trying out different metals for one-cent pieces. A grandfather gave it to Eric Pfeiffer Newman in 1918, when he was 7, a little bonus for his nickel-a ...
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1864 boasts trio of Indian Head cents

Numismatic News - 14 Nov 2017
There is an interesting story behind this situation, involving some of the most expensive coins of this type and one that seems to have been overlooked. As 1864 began, the United States produced 13,740,000 copper-nickel Indian Head cents. This was on ...
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Coinage For A Cause: Kirk Cousins Is Selling Buffalo Nickel T-Shirts

Redskins.com (blog) - 02 Nov 2017
The Buffalo nickel itself was produced by the United States Mint between 1913 and 1938. One side depicts the profile of a Native American that closely resembles the Redskins' logo, and the image of an American bison is imprinted on the back. “I thought ...
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The Gold and Silver Mine: More on low-mintage coins

Shore News Today - 29 Oct 2017
In last week's column I discussed this year's mintage figures from the United States Mint, specifically for the coins that I feel represent a promising investment because the mintage figures are so low. An example is the First Spouse series. For the ...
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Fall 2017 Stack's Bowers preview part 1

Coin Update News - 25 Oct 2017
Taking place November 9 to 12, Stack's Bowers will be organizing several auctions of United States coins and paper money. In this first of two preview articles, we will take a look at some of the coins on offer during Rarities Night, which will be held ...
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Fort Mohave man turns metalsmithing hobby into profitable venture

Mohave Valley News - 31 Oct 2017
FORT MOHAVE — A Fort Mohave man spends most of his days metalsmithing. What started out as a hobby for him eventually became a money-making venture. “I always liked working with metal,” said Gene Hahn. He has been creating jewelry from sterling, ...
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United States 1964-D Jefferson Nickel

CoinWeek - 05 Jun 2017
The denomination FIVE CENTS forms a gently curving line beneath that, and the inscription UNITED STATES OF AMERICA runs counterclockwise along the bottom edge of the coin. A small mint mark “D” is found to the far right of the mansion. Interestingly ...
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5 honorable ways veterans pay respect to the fallen

We Are The Mighty (blog) - 25 Oct 2017
Veterans visit their fallen brothers and sisters at cemeteries all around the globe every day. Most people pay their respects by leaving some flowers to decorate the area while others leave a personal touch. Some of the tokens left at gravesites have ...
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Mint Error News: PCGS Certifies Unique Two-Headed Nickel

CoinWeek - 05 Jun 2017
This is the only known U.S. regular-issue coin of ANY denomination that was struck with two obverse dies (two-headed). It stands alone as a major U.S. numismatic rarity and proves that a United States two-headed coin exists! There are three known U.S. ...
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United States 1912-D Liberty Nickel

CoinWeek - 11 Mar 2017
The 1912-D Liberty Head nickel was struck during the only year when any of the coins in the series were struck at branch mints. The Liberty Head nickel series officially spanned from 1883 through 1912, though five examples of a 1913 Liberty nickel ...
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Memories of 'Doc' Thompson draw vets from several states

Wilkes Journal Patriot - 25 Oct 2017
He's still getting us back together.” Jernigan said what he remembers most about Thompson is that “he always took care of you. One time I had a little stomach problem and I complained to Chris about it.” Thompson held up a bottle of Cipro, an ...

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