The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) met on April 19, 2013, at United States Mint Headquarters, to review and discuss observe design candidates for the 2014 Presidential Dollars, which will include Presidents Warren G. Harding, Calvin Coolidge, Herbert Hoover, and Franklin D. Roosevelt. In attendance from the committee were Chairman Gary Marks, Erik Jansen, . . . → Read More: click here to continue
Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew has selected the obverse and reverse designs for the Raoul Wallenberg Congressional Gold Medal. The designs were unveiled during a ceremony held in the Department of the Treasury’s Cash Room. King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden were present for the event.
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The United States Mint has recently started accepting orders for the 2013 Happy Birthday Coin Set and 2013 Congratulations Set. These serve to expand the Mint’s line of products targeted towards gift giving occasions.
The 2013 Happy Birthday Coin Set contains five 2013-dated coins in proof quality. These include the Lincoln Cent, Jefferson . . . → Read More: click here to continue
One of the highlights in American numismatics was auctioned at the spring 2013 Central States Numismatic Society convention held in Chicago, IL. An example of the famed 1913 Liberty Head Nickel was sold by Heritage Auctions from Dallas, TX. The storied Walton Specimen, deemed to be the third finest of the five coins known . . . → Read More: click here to continue