January 2011

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Platinum American Eagle Variety, Gilded Koala Silver Coin

Platinum American Eagle Variety, Gilded Koala Silver Coin

Welcome back to Something About Coins! Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) reported a new 2007 platinum eagle variety. The Perth Mint of Australia is now offering their 2011 Australian Gilded Koala Silver Coin, and the Taiwan Bank is selling Year of the Rabbit commemorative three coin sets. Another report from last week’s Florida United Numismatists (FUN) [...]

2010 Yellowstone Three Quarter Set

2010 Yellowstone Three Quarter Set

Welcome back to Something About Coins! More than 11,000 Yellowstone Quarter Three-Coin Sets sold in five days, and coin production at the U.S. Mint in Philadelphia fell, according to reports on data from the U.S. Mint. The value of the 2005 Marine Corps 230th anniversary commemorative silver dollar was once hot on the secondary market [...]

America the Beautiful Silver Bullion Coins

America the Beautiful Silver Bullion Coins

Welcome back to Something About Coins! The U.S. Mint will keep producing three inch America the Beautiful (ATB) Silver Bullion Coins, according to the first article. Two more articles discuss the buying frenzy of the recently released 2010 ATB silver bullion sets. A 2005 dated error coin from the Royal Mint has a misspelled word [...]

Hungarian Coin Wins People’s Choice Award

Welcome back to Something About Coins! A silver coin from Hungary has won World Coin News People’s Choice Award. The silver 2011 Australian Koala coins and 2011 Canadian Park Dollars recently launched, as well as Estonia’s new euro coin. Next week the U.S. Mint will release its 2011 Mint Proof Set. The Million Dollar Penny [...]

America the Beautiful Coins, 2011 US Mint Product Schedule

America the Beautiful Coins, 2011 US Mint Product Schedule

Welcome to Something About Coins! The articles below highlight some of the coin news that happened last week between the holidays. The U.S. Mint showed off their designs for the 2011 America the Beautiful (ATB) Quarters, they published their 2011 Product Schedule, and they sent out their ATB Silver Bullion Coins. The final article discussed [...]