Kenneth Bressett Honored On His 75th Anniversary as an ANA Member

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The following is a Press Release from Numismatic Guaranty Company (NGC) announcing with the American Numismatic Association a special commemoration of Kenneth Bressett on his 75th anniversary as an ANA Member. The American Numismatic Association (ANA) is celebrating the diamond anniversary of one of its most-renowned members: Kenneth Bressett. For decades, Bressett has devoted his life to promoting numismatics through his writing and teaching others. Bressett, who became a member in 1947, has taken a …

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Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Meeting Set for September 27 in Washington, D.C.

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The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, September 27, 2022, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (EDT). Agenda (subject to change): Review and discussion of candidate designs for Congressional Gold Medal to Greg LeMond Review and discussion of Reverse Design Portfolio for 2024 American Innovation $1 coin — Maine Review and discussion of Reverse Design Portfolio for 2024 American Innovation $1 coin — Missouri Review and discussion of candidate designs for the …

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The ANS and Oxford University launches Bactrian Indo-Greek Rulers (BIGR)

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The American Numismatic Society (ANS) and the Centre for the Study of Ancient Documents at Oxford University are pleased to announce the launch of Bactrian Indo-Greek Rulers (BIGR, numismatics.org/bigr), a new online typology and research tool for ancient Graeco-Bactrian and Indo-Greek coinage. BIGR is a component of Hellenistic Royal Coinages (numismatics.org/hrc) and has been funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) as a two-year joint ANS-Oxford University project. The award comes through the New …

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United States Mint Numismatic Product Sales Report – September 11, 2022

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The United States Mint has updated its weekly numismatic product sales report for the seven days ending Sunday, September 11, 2022. The report covers the previous seven days in numismatic product sales by the Mint and is separate from the bullion sales report. This week, the Mint reported total numismatic product sales of 3,943 products, a significant from the previous week’s report. The sales total this week is misleading. The Mint reported many returned products, mainly from …

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United States Mint Bullion Sales Report – September 11, 2022

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The United States Mint has updated its daily bullion sales report through Sunday, September 11, 2022. 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. According to this week’s report, the United States Mint sold 481,500 bullion coins in the past week to Authorized Purchasers. This is up slightly from last week’s sales report. …

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