Today’s Deal – 2012-S Lincoln Shield Cent PF-69 Red With Designer NGC Label

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Today’s Deal is an excellent opportunity to pick up a rare NGC-graded Designer Label coin. The deal is on a 2012-S Lincoln Shield Cent. NGC has graded it as PF-69, Ultra Cameo. Already a unique coin, it is made all the more exceptional as it comes with the Lyndall Bass-signed NGC Designer Label. Not many of these labels are offered, and it is a truly unique opportunity to add a great coin to your collection. …

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NGC to Offer Special Labels and Designations for 2024 American Eagle Gold Proofs

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The following is a Press Release from Numismatic Guaranty Company (NGC) announcing it will offer special labels and designations for the 2024 American Eagle Gold Proof Coins. The United States Mint will release the American Eagle Gold Proof coins and sets later today. On May 2, 2024, the US Mint will release the 2024-W Proof Gold Eagles, which will be available for purchase individually and as part of the American Eagle 2024 Gold Proof Four-Coin Set. …

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2024 American Eagle Gold Proof Coins and Sets Available Today

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The United States Mint will begin selling the 2024 American Eagle Gold Proof coins and sets later today. Five products will be available starting at Noon Eastern, 9:00 AM Pacific, on May 2, 2024. As is normally the case with the Mint’s gold coin releases, the 2024 American Eagle Gold Proof coins will be limited in production. Here are the products, and links to them on the Mint’s site that will be available. Each listing below will …

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USCoinNews Celebrates Five Years Online

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Five years ago today, USCoinNews went online. At the time, and as I reflect on the About page, the site was aimed at the casual collector of United States coinage. USCoinNews is a site dedicated to the casual coin collector, specifically coinage of the United States. You won’t find many posts here about ultra exotic and rare coins. Instead, our focus is to help the “normal” collector with news, information, tips and deals on coins …

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United States Mint Numismatic Product Sales Report – April 28, 2024

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The United States Mint has released its weekly Numismatic Product Sales Report for the seven days ending Sunday, April 28, 2024. The report covers the Mint’s numismatic product sales, such as commemorative coins and annual sets. It is separate from the bullion sales report. The Mint reported net sales of 34,789 numismatic products in the last week. Taking the top sales position, accounting for 71% of the Mint’s net sales for the week, was the 2024 …

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United States Army One-Ounce Silver Medal Available May 7th

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The United States Mint will open sales of the United States Army one-ounce silver medal next week. The medal sales will begin promptly at Noon Eastern, 9:00 AM Pacific on the Mint’s site on May 7, 2024. The medal is priced at $75. There is no production limit on this medal, nor is there a household purchase limit. The obverse design (heads) depicts Continental and modern soldiers “at the ready” with the weapons of their respective eras. They …

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James Garfield Presidential Silver Medal Available Today

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The United States Mint will open sales for the second Presidential Silver Medal of 2024 later today. The medal, honoring President James Garfield, will be available at Noon Eastern, 9:00 AM Pacific today on the Mint’s website. The 99.99% silver medal is priced at $75.00 and is available exclusively from the United States Mint. The Mint has no production limit on this medal, nor is there a household limit on the number that can be purchased. James A. Garfield …

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ANA’s Summer Seminar Has Something for Every Collector

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The best learning experience in numismatics returns again this summer. The American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) Summer Seminar, slated for June 16-19 (session 1) and June 23-26 (session 2), features classes to suit virtually every collector’s needs, led by instructors who are recognized leaders in their fields. Held in beautiful Colorado Springs, Colo., on the campus of Colorado College adjacent to the ANA, this year’s program offers 29 classes, optional tours, mini-seminars, lectures and special events. …

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United States Mint Bullion Sales Report – April 28, 2024

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The United States Mint has updated its daily bullion sales report through Sunday, April 28, 2024. The bullion sales report reflects bullion American Eagle and American Buffalo coins that the Mint sold to Authorized Purchasers for the previous week and is different than the weekly numismatic product report. This week’s report shows that the Mint had reported sales of 864,000 bullion coins, the bulk of which were the one-ounce American Eagle silver coin. Of the seven bullion …

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Get Ready for the Next NGC Registry Awards, Now at the ANA Show!

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We’re moving the NGC Registry Awards to the ANA show, which means you get more time to perfect your sets! Ensure your set is at its best by 10 a.m. ET on June 1, 2025, to be automatically considered for awards. Winners will be announced on August 21, 2025. Yes, you read that correctly! Numismatic Guaranty Company® (NGC®) is changing it up and moving the NGC Registry Awards to the annual American Numismatic Association (ANA) World’s Fair …

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