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US Mint Sales: White Mountain 5 Oz Silver Unc. Coin Sheds 168

Better sales gains appeared through some of the more popular numismatic products from the United States Mint, including all the proof American Gold Eagles, but the overall picture was weaker. Those...

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October 16, 2013: Baseball Hall of Fame Coin Design, American Arts Gold Medallions, Royal Mint Lunar Coins

e3744  baseball October 16, 2013: Baseball Hall of Fame Coin Design, American Arts Gold Medallions, Royal Mint Lunar CoinsWelcome to Coin Update!

We’re back with another fresh round up of coin collecting news and articles from around the internet!

The United States Mint has announced the obverse design for the upcoming 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins. The design was selected following a public competition.

The weekly US Mint numismatic product sales report highlights the recent sell out of the White Mountain Five Ounce Silver Coins and higher sales for Proof Gold and Platinum Eagles.

Coin Rarities & Related Topics explores the Geyer Collection of World War II era mint error coins that will be auctions in November.

Part 1 of an article series on building the ultimate 20th century type set. This part covers small cents.

Former US Mint Director Edmund Moy and retired Chief Engraver John Mercanti will be at the 2013 Whitman Baltimore Expo for presentations and book signings.

A series of questions and answers provide some insight into the American Arts Gold Medallion program.

A Brazilian gold ingot made in 1812 recently realized $ 188,750 at auction.

Q. David Bowers has some suggestions for the current system of assigning numerical grades to paper money.

Information on a new book by Q. David Bowers A Guide Book of Civil War Tokens.

An artist has used interlocking coins to create complex geometric forms. The artist is quoted, “My work seeks to awaken undiscovered virtue in everyday objects and spaces by challenging commonplace associations through careful intervention.”

The Perth Mint has announced some new coin releases and seminars which will take place at the Melbourne International Coin and Banknote Show.

The Royal Mint has announced the first-ever UK legal tender Lunar coins for the 2014 Year of the Horse.

And now for some notable auctions. First a complete set of 1986-2013 Proof Silver Eagles with all 27 coins in the original government packaging with certificates of authenticity.

Next, the popular 1937-D “3 Legs” Buffalo Nickel graded NGC MS 62.

That’s it for another update. Have a great day!

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Gold, Silver and Other Metals Advance after Senate Deal

Gold, silver and other precious metals settled higher Wednesday after news broke of a U.S. Senate deal to end the government shutdown and avoid defaulting on the nation's debt. Gold for December...

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Winning Baseball Hall of Fame Coin Design Announced

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The United States Mint has announced the winner of its Baseball Coin Design Competition. Cassie McFarland of San Luis Obispo, California submitted the winning design featuring a 1960′s style baseball glove which will appear as the common obverse for the 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins.

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First-Ever UK Legal Tender Lunar Year Coins

UK 2014 Year of the Horse Gold Coin

The Royal Mint announced today (16th October) that they have created the first-ever UK legal tender Lunar coins, lending a uniquely British angle to an ancient Chinese tradition. The Chinese zodiac is the perfect way to wish good luck and fortune to its recipients, and the first coin available in the new series will . . . → Read More: click here to continue

Design Winner for 2014 Baseball Commemorative Coins Announced

The United States Mint today has announced the winning design for the obverse of 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins. As required by the authorizing law, the winning image is emblematic of the game of baseball. The design features the likeness of a baseball glove and is the work of artist Cassie . . . → Read More: click here to continue

McFarland Wins Baseball Coin Design Competition

A baseball glove designed by Cassie McFarland will grace the heads side of curved 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins, the United States Mint officially revealed… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] … http://www.coinnews.net/2013/10/15/mcfarland-wins-baseball-coin-design-competition/ . . . → Read More: click here to continue

Gold, Silver Dip; US Mint Bullion Coins Soar

Gold settled slightly lower Tuesday after notching its first gain in a week on Monday and moving above a three-month low. Gold and silver did climb higher in late-afternoon trading. Sales of United… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] … http://www.coinnews.net/2013/10/15/gold-silver-dip-us-mint-bullion-coins-soar/ . . . → Read More: click here to continue

Hungarian Coin Marks the 200th Anniversary of Birth of József Eötvös

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The National Bank of Hungary have launched a new coin which observes the 200th anniversary of the birth of József Eötvös, Hungarian writer and statesman who is best remembered as the first great master of the Hungarian realist novel.

Baron József Eötvös was born in Buda on the 3rd September 1813 to a prominent . . . → Read More: click here to continue

US Mint Gold Coins Could See Price Cuts

Gold’s drop to below $ 1,300 an ounce has primed conditions for corresponding declines in collector gold coins sold by the United States Mint. Gold coin pricing cuts last happened a month ago when… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] … http://www.coinnews.net/2013/10/15/us-mint-gold-coins-could-see-price-cuts/ . . . → Read More: click here to continue

US Mint Sales Report: White Mountains Five Ounce Silver Coins Sold Out

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During the period covered by the latest sales report for United States Mint numismatic products, the 2013-P White Mountain National Park Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin sold out. Meanwhile sales moved higher for Proof Gold Eagle and Platinum Eagle coins.

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Canadian 2013 $20 Santa Silver Coin for $20

Featuring a Christmas-themed design with Santa, available now is the tenth release from the Royal Canadian Mint’s series of commemorative $ 20 silver coins that are sold at face value. It is the… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] … http://www.coinnews.net/2013/10/15/canadian-2013-20-santa-silver-coin-for-20/ . . . → Read More: click here to continue

October 14, 2013: Christopher Columbus Coins, ATB 5 oz. Silver Bullion Coins, Misspelled Vatican Medals

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Welcome to Coin Update!

We’re back with another round up of coin collecting news and articles from around the internet!

For Columbus Day, here’s a look back at the 1992 Columbus Quincentenary Commemorative Coins.

Mint News Blog discusses the sales figures for the 2013 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Bullion Coins.

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Gold Up First Time in Week, Silver Rises Modestly

Gold turned higher Monday for the first time in a week, rebounding from a three-month low. Gold for December delivery settled up $ 8.40, or 0.6%, to $ 1,276.60 an ounce on the Comex division of the… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! . . . → Read More: click here to continue

1812 Joao VI Brazilian Gold Ingot Realizes $199,750

A unique Brazilian gold ingot scored nearly $ 200,000 at a Heritage Auctions event held Sept. 25 – Oct. 1 in Long Beach, California. It was just one of the rarities that went under the hammer as a… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and . . . → Read More: click here to continue