World Coins

Silver Proof Sets, Grant $1 Coin

Welcome to Something About Coins! The U.S. Mint revived their popular silver proof sets that were suspended during the last few weeks in April. They will launch two new coins next week, the Grant $1 Coin and the Yellowstone 5 oz Silver Uncirculated Coin. The George VI gold coin set sold for $147,300 at Baldwin’s [...]

America the Beautiful Quarters 3-Coin Set, Magnolia Collection of Gold Coins

America the Beautiful Quarters 3-Coin Set, Magnolia Collection of Gold Coins

Welcome back to Something About Coins! The U.S. Mint is launching a few more products this week, including the Mount Hood National Forest America the Beautiful Quarters 3-Coin Set. The Magnolia Collection of early U.S. gold coins sold at auction and Greg Reynolds highlights some of his favorite coins from it. Silver coins are still [...]

ATB 5 Oz Silver Coins, Russian Bullion Coins

ATB 5 Oz Silver Coins, Russian Bullion Coins Welcome to Something About Coins! Below are five articles covering the U.S. Mint’s sales of ATB 5 ounce silver coins, the Bank of Russia’s new bullion coin series, the upcoming 2011 American Eagle Gold Uncirculated Coin, and the up tick in demand for proof gold coins. Enjoy!

Royal Wedding Coins, Lincoln Cents

Welcome back to Something About Coins! Soon, the hoopla over the Royal Wedding Coins will be over, but for now, a few new articles are linked below. Greg Reynolds examines gold bullion and rare gold coins, and Arlyn G. Sieber points out the basics for collecting Lincoln Cents. The last article updates the status of [...]

US Silver Coins, Half Dollar Commemoratives

Welcome back to Something About Coins. The latest sales figures from the U.S. Mint is out, and older half dollar commemoratives get historical look. Definitions for fresh coins and choice or gem coins are thoughtfully explained, and the People’s Bank of China has new gold and silver commemorative coins. Enjoy!

1928 Peace Dollar, Dug Up Double Eagle

Welcome back to Something About Coins. The latest value of the 1928-S Peace Dollar is examined and one of 80 $20 Double Eagles was given to the Hackney Museum. The Perth Mint announced two new coins, and a 1866 $20 Liberty Type II "Trompeter" PCGS Secure PR66 Deep Cameo recently sold to a private investor. [...]