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Big, Bold, Beautiful Coins that Stand Out

When it comes to big, bold, beautiful coins, size matters. The larger the coin’s surface, the more room there is to display the minter’s art. The stronger the strike, coupled with the least amount

Capturing the Spirit of the American Old West

Few periods in history spark the imagination like the American Old West. It was an epic era of lonesome cowboys and proud Native Americans… of daring outlaws and famous lawmen… a time when news

Sold Out!

Heavy metal’s rebellious bad boys – AC/DC – are wildly popular with coin collectors! So much so that world coins commemorating the seminal band started by brothers Angus and Malcolm Young sold out the

Thomas Jefferson’s Coin Collection, Part 2

As we covered in Part 1 of this series, early America suffered from a coinage crisis – there simply weren’t enough British coins in the colonies to go around. So colonists used anything they