Coins Sitemap - Page 1 2016-09-26

U.S. One Dollar Coins
This page contains information on all United States one dollar coins so you can start your own coin collection. Coin values, prices, collecting tips and coin specifications are presented here.

Sacagawea and Native American One Dollar Coins
A Guide to Sacagawea and Native American One Dollar Coins

Franklin Half Dollar Specifications
Everything you want to know about the U.S. Franklin half dollar issued from 1948 to 1963: Specifications, weight, diameter, specific gravity, designer, mint locations, varieties and notes.

Sacagawea & Native American One Dollar Coin Mintages
US Mint production mintages for the Sacagawea & Native America Dollar issued from 2000 until today. Major varieties are also listed.

U.S. Half Cents (1793-1857)
Everything about U.S. half cents issued from 1793 until 1857 can be found on this page: Coin specifications, pictures, minting facilities and varieties.

Half Cent - Liberty Cap - Head Facing Left (1793) Specifications
Everything you want to know about the U.S. Liberty Head Half Cent issued in 1793: Specifications, mint locations, mintages, varieties and more.

Half Cent - Liberty Cap - Large Head Right Facing (1794)
Everything you want to know about the U.S. Liberty Cap Large Head Right Facing Half Cent issued 1794: Specifications, weight, diameter, designer, etc.

Franklin Half Dollar Specifications
Everything you want to know about the U.S. Franklin half dollar issued from 1948 to 1963: Specifications, weight, diameter, specific gravity, designer, mint locations, varieties and notes.

U.S. Coin Values Guide
Most coin value guides give you retail prices; that is, they tell you how much coin dealers are selling the coins for. However, most collectors want to know how much their coins are really worth if they want to sell their collection today! The About.com U.S. Coin Value Guide gives you the true wholesale value of your coins so when you go to sell them, there are no surprises!

Coin Values for U.S. Silver Dollars and One Dollar Coins
This page contains coin values for United States silver dollars and one dollar coins. Coin values and prices for one dollar coins, up to and including the Presidential One Dollar Coins, can be found here.

Coin Values for United States Half Cents
Here you will find coin values for all United States half cents issued from 1793 to 1857. These coin values are what you can expect a coin dealer to pay to you when you sell your half cents.

Liberty Cap Half Cent Coin Values and Prices (1793-1797)
How much is that Liberty Cap Half Cent worth? This webpage lists all the coin prices and values for Liberty Cap Half Pennies minted from 1793 to 1797.

Coin Collecting - Coin Values, Prices and More
Coin values, coin prices, coin collecting and everything coin related is covered by About.com's Coins Expert and numismatist, James Bucki.

U.S. Small Cents (1856 - Date)
The United States mint has been making small sized cents since 1856. From the first Flying Eagle cent to the latest variety of Lincoln Cents, you can find everything you need to know about U.S. small cents right here.

Flying Eagle and Indian Head Pennies
A coin collecting guide to U.S. Flying Eagle and Indian Head Pennies (a.k.a. Indian Head Cents). You will find coins values and prices, along with detailed specifications and coin collector tips and information.

Indian Head Penny Specifications
Everything you want to know about the U.S. Indian Head penny. Specifications, weight, diameter, design notes and more on rare and unique issues.

Indian Head Penny Mintages
Detailed production information about the U.S. Indian Head penny issued from 1859 to 1909: Year, Mint Location, Mint Mark, and Mintage Numbers.

Peace Silver Dollars
A collector's guide to Peace silver dollars that were minted between 1921 in 1935. Here you'll find everything from coin values and prices to detailed specifications and collecting tips.

Susan B. Anthony (SBA) Dollar Coin Collecting Guide
A coin collector's guide to the Susan B. Anthony one dollar coin.

Eisenhower "Ike" One Dollar Coins
The Eisenhower

2013-W American Silver Eagle Enhanced Uncirculated
Everything you want to know about the U.S. 2013-W American Silver Eagle Enhanced Uncirculated bullion coin: Design, weight and general information.

Book Review: American Silver Eagles
The revised and updated second edition of the American Silver Eagles: a Guide Book to the U.S. Bullion Coin Program by John Mercanti is a 166 page hardcover book that takes you behind-the-scenes of the U.S. Mint's silver bullion coin program.

U.S. Coin Price Guide
These price guides will help you dertermine what a fair price is that you should pay for a particular coin. These are also know as retail prices. Find your coin type below and click on the link to see how much you should be paying for an average circulated and average uncirculated coin.

Classic Head Half Cents Coin Values and Prices (1809-1836)
Looking to see how much your Classic Head half cent is worth? Coin values and prices for Classic Head half pennies are listed on this page.

What Is a Circulated Coin?
A definition of

What United States Coins Use's for the Date?
Some U.S. gold coins seem to be lacking a date. Learn how to interpret these symbols on gold coins that seem to have no date on them.

What Is the Grey Sheet and How Can I Get a Copy?
This FAQ tells you about the insider's guide to coin prices (The Greysheet or The Coin Dealer Newsletter) and how to get a sample copy for yourself.

Is My Penny Solid Copper or a Copper Plated Zinc Cent?
Find out when the U.S. switched to the copper-plated zinc penny, and how to tell if your penny is made of copper or zinc.

Which Mint Sets Make the Best Investments?
How do you know which sets will increase in value, and which sets will drop below the issue price? Learn the three characteristics of a good investment.

Peace Silver Dollar Key Dates, Rarities and Varieties
There are a few Peace silver dollars that are worth significantly more than a common date coin. Learn how to identify the rare Peace silver dollars.

Alaska 50 State Quarter - Details and Facts
The Alaska State Quarter is the 49th quarter in the 50 State Quarters series. Learn about the design of the Alaska Quarter and some facts about Alaska.

Coin Values and Coin Prices
Find out how much your coins are worth. This guide will tell you exactly how much a coin dealer should pay you for your coins.

Coin Values and Coin Prices
Find out how much your coins are worth. This guide will tell you exactly how much a coin dealer should pay you for your coins.

Error Coins and Die Varieties Coin Collectors Club - CONECA
CONECA is the coin collectors club which specializes in error coins and die varieties. Learn about CONECA, find its web site, and how to join the club.

How to Spot Fake Silver Eagle Coin Fraud
Coin fraud is an unfortunate reality of coin collecting. This article teaches how to spot fake silver coins, especially fake silver eagles from China.

Susan B. Anthony Dollars Key Dates and Rarities
Descriptions and photos show you how to discern the different varieties of Susan B Anthony dollar coins. You will learn how to identify valuable coins.

U.S. Half Dollars
At one time the U.S. half dollar was the workhorse of the U.S. economy. Now, these medium-size coins are very collectible and highly desired pieces. Here you will find an all inclusive guide to collecting U.S. half dollars.

Kennedy Half Dollars (1964-Date)
The complete guide to Kennedy half dollars: from coin pricing/value information through detailed specifications. Additionally, you can learn collecting tips and tricks for assembling a beautiful collection of these popular coins.

Kennedy Half Dollar Mintages (1964-Date)
Detailed mintage figures for the U.S. Kennedy Half Dollar issued from 1964 thru today. This article also includes special notes and details.

Morgan Silver Dollar Specifications and Details
Everything you want to know about the U.S. Morgan silver dollar: specifications, weight, diameter, designer, mint locations, varieties and more.

1921 Silver Dollar
1921: This one year had two different designs for U.S. silver dollars. See them and find out why.

1943 Steel (Silver) Penny: Background and Value
How much is my silver 1943 penny worth? Is my 1943 penny rare? The answer is on this page about the U.S. wartime steel penny.

Susan B. Anthony (SBA) One Dollar Coin Specifications and Details
Susan B. Anthony (SBA) One Dollar Coin issued from 1979 to 1999: Specifications, weight, diameter, designer, mint locations, varieties and notes.

Protecting, Preserving and Caring for Your Coin Collection
Properly protecting, preserving and caring for your coin collection will ensure your enjoyment for many years to come. Additionally, your children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews who you may leave your coin collection to will also be able to enjoy it years into the future. Here are some tips and tricks to make sure your coins do not get damaged and maintain their investment value.

Starting a Type Set of United States Coins
Collecting United States coins by type is the ideal way to assemble a stunning collection of United States coins. These articles will get you started.

World and Ancient Coins
More people in the world collect United States coins than any other country's coins. But your adventure in coin collecting can begin in ancient times or in any country from around the world. Here you will find resources to help you get started in collecting ancient coins and foreign coins from around the world.

Coin Collecting 101 - How to Collect Coins
Caring for your coin collection is just as important as choosing which coins to buy. There are proper ways to clean, protect, display, and handle your coins. Whether you collect rare U.S., world, or ancient coins, learn how to keep them in top-notch condition.

5 Ways to Clean Pennies - Methods and Instructions
Cleaning brown and ugly pennies is a fun activity that kids of all ages can enjoy. Here are five ways to make your pennies bright and shiny again.

5 Ways to Clean Pennies - Methods and Instructions
Cleaning brown and ugly pennies is a fun activity that kids of all ages can enjoy. Here are five ways to make your pennies bright and shiny again. Page 2.

Official A.N.A. Coin Grading Definitions
Up until the mid 1970's coin grading terms were not well defined. Coin dealers and coin collectors frequently disagreed about the meaning of specific terms. The American Numismatic Association commissioned a panel to define each coin grade. Here are the official ANA grading definitions as published in The Official American Numismatic Association Grading Standards for United States Coins, 6th edition.

Presidential Dollars
Learn all about the U.S. Presidential Dollars coin program, including the edge lettering errors, which presidential coins are coming next, and other facts about the Presidential Dollars.

Coin Grading - How to Grade Coins and What the Grade Mean
Grading coins is a skill that every collector needs to have. Whether you want to appraise your own U.S. coins, buy ancient coins from a dealer, understanding coin grades is essential. The condition of the coin is what determines its value, more than any other factor. Since coin values are based primarily on grades, when you consider buying a coin you should be able to accurately grade it, to ensure that the dealer's price is a fair one for that issue and grade. The same goes for selling your coins; is the dealer offering a fair price for its condition? Take the time to learn the essentials of coin grading.

World Coins - Medieval - Modern - Foreign - Coins of the World
Coin Collectors the world over enjoy collecting their own nations' coins as much collectors in the USA enjoy U.S. coins. Discover the wide variety of sizes, shapes, types, and metals used in world coins. Also learn about Medieval, Crusader, early Islamic, and other specialized areas of world coin collecting.

U.S. Gold Coins (1795 - 1933)
The United States produced its first gold coins and 1795 with a half Eagle (five dollar) and an eagle (ten dollar) denominations. The largest gold coin produced for circulation was the double Eagle valued at $20. Here you will find a variety of information that pertain all U.S. gold coins minted through 1933.

Miscellaneous Small Cent Articles
Here you will find a variety of articles that describe some of the history of the U.S. small cent. Since its inception in 1859, the small cent has under gone many changes. From steel being plated with zinc to zinc being plated with copper to finding a penny in a box of cereal, these articles are sure to inform as well as amuse you.

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Coinage and Money Systems Around the World
This photo gallery of world coins shows the current, circulating coins in use money systems around the world, along with a description telling what the coins are called (coin denominations) and relative values to each other.

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Chinese Coin Counterfeiting Ring Makes Fake Silver Coins
Photos of a Chinese coin counterfeiting operation, which is striking fake silver coins. The photos include images of the fake coin dies being used, the machinery the coins are being struck on, and the final products ready to be placed in fake PCGS and NGC slabs.

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New Pennies for 2009 - Four New Designs
The new penny design for 2009 is the first time in 50 years that the penny reverse (tails side) has been changed! See them here.

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Presidential Dollars Coin Program
Presidential Dollars, See Artist Renderings of the new Presidential Dollar Coins before they come out, plus compare the actual coin to the proposed design as enter circulation.

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American Gold Coins of the 19th and Early 20th Century
This is an image gallery of historical U.S. gold coins. This is a type collection of American gold coins from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, including the famous Saint-Gaudens Twenty-dollar gold piece double eagle, gold quarter and half eagles, U.S. three-dollar gold pieces, and one dollar gold coins of the United States.

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Insider's Guide to the ANA Summer Seminar
Find out what the American Numismatic Association Summer Seminars can do for every type of coin collector.

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Diagnostics for Counterfeit PCGS Holders
This photo gallery shows the diagnostics to determine whether a PCGS slab is fake or genuine. Side-by-side photos show you exactly what to look for.

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Eisenhower Dollar (Ike Dollars) Specifications and Details
Everything to know about the Eisenhower Dollar (or Ike Silver Dollar) issued from 1971 to 1978: Specifications, weight, diameter, varieties and notes.

Top 7 Ways to Ruin Your Coins
Don't Do This to Your Coins! These 7 mistakes that coin collectors make that can destroy the value of your coins.

Strike It Rich with Pocket Change (4th Ed. 2013)
Learn how to identify error coins in your everyday pocket change that you can sell for big money. Find out about this new and exciting book.

Buffalo or Indian Head Nickel Values and Prices
Coin values and prices for Buffalo Nickels are given in this easy to use value and price guide for Buffalo (aka Indian Head) Nickels.

State Quarter Error Caused by Filled Die Strike Through
The 2005-P Kansas Fifty State Quarter has an error where it appears to say

How Much Is My Blank Coin Worth?
Wondering how much your blank coin is worth? This page will tell you how much your blank penny or other coin is worth.

How to Clean Your Collectible and U.S. Coins
To clean coins is generally not recommended, but if you really feel you have to, this article tells you how to clean coins safely and with minimal damage.

Coin Values and Prices - How Much Are My Coins Worth
Looking to find out how much your coins are worth? Find out here with our coin values and price guides.

Flying Eagle Cent Values and Prices
This page lists coin values and prices for Flying Eagle Cent minted from 1856 to 1858. The values listed here are both wholesale and retail values.

Protecting, Preserving and Storing Your Coin Collection
If you do not store your coins properly, they can get ruined. Here are ten tips to protect your coins so you can pass them on to future generations.

How to Safely Store Your Coin Collection
Improperly storing your coin collection can cause irreparable damage. This article explains how your coins can get damaged and how you can prevent it.

U.S. Coins - Learn About U.S. Coin Values, History and How To Collect
U.S. coin collecting is more popular than ever since the 50 State Quarters series began. There is a remarkable variety of U.S. coin types in everyday pocket change and many more to be discovered at your favorite coin dealer or coin show. Learn all about collecting U.S. coins.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) - Questions and Answers About Coins
There are many topics to cover in coin collecting. Unfortunately, there are many questions too. Here is a list of frequently asked questions about U.S. coins. Some of the answers may surprise you.

U.S. Nickels - Five Cent (1866-Date)
U.S. Nickels - Five Cent (1866-Date)

U.S. Dimes - Ten Cents (1796-Date)
A coin collectors guide to United States dimes (ten cents).

U.S. Quarters (1796-Date)
Quarters were one of the earliest coins minted in the United States. The quarter was authorized by the coinage act of 1792. Production didn't begin until four years later in 1796. Popular series to collect includes the Standing Liberty quarter, Washington quarters and the popular 50 State Quarter Series that began in 1999 and ran for ten years until 2008.

Modern Commemorative Silver Dollar Values and Prices
Discover the value of your Modern Commemorative Silver Dollars coins. Coin values and prices for Commemorative Silver Dollars (1983-today) are listed.

Walking Liberty Half Dollar (1916-1947) Collecting Guide
This coin collecting guide contains everything that you need to know about collecting Walking Liberty half dollars (1916-1947). From values and prices to collecting tips and tricks to mintage figures and specifications, this guide has the information you are looking for.

Barber Half Dollar Values and Prices
This page lists coin values and prices for Barber Half Dollars minted from 1892 to 1915 (a.k.a. Barber Fifty Cent pieces).

Standing Liberty Quarters (1916-1930)
Learn all about the Standing Liberty quarter that was produced from 1916 until 1930. Designed by Herman A. McNeil, this is one of the most beautiful coins ever produced by the United States.

Washington Silver Quarter Values & Prices
See how much your silver Washington Quarters are worth. This price guide lists coin values and prices for Washington Quarter minted from 1932 to 1964.

How to Collect Kennedy Half Dollars Coins (1964-Present)
Learn how to start collecting Kennedy half dollars. This comprehensive coin collecting guide has general information and advanced collecting tips.

How to Buy and Invest in Gold Coins and Bullion
Learn how to buy gold coins and use them to diversify your investment portfolio. This article covers the different types of gold and how to buy it.

#1 Most Valuable Coin in the World - 1794 Silver Dollar
1794 Silver Dollar, the most valuable coin in the world, silver dollar, Stack’s Bowers Galleries

#6 Most Valuable Coin in the World - $1 Million Gold Coin
$1 Million Gold Canadian Maple Leaf; Price Realized: $4,020,000

#2 Most Valuable Coin in the World - 1933 Double Eagle
1933 Double Eagle, most valuable coin in the world, gold coins, Saint-Gaudens $20 gold piece

#4 Most Valuable Coin in the World - 1787 Brasher Doubloon
1787 Brasher Doubloon EB on Wing, gold doubloons, Price Realized: $4,582,500

#7 Most Valuable Coin in the World - The 1804 Bust Dollar
1804 Bust Dollar - Class I (Mickley-Hawn-Queller Specimen); Price Realized: $3,877,500

#10 Most Valuable Coin in the World - 1913 Liberty Head Nickel
1913 Liberty Head Nickel - Hawaii Five-O Star; Price Realized: $3,290,000

#5 Most Valuable Coin in the World - 1804 Silver Dollar
1804 Silver Dollar - Class I (The Watters-Childs Specimen),

#3 Most Valuable Coin in the World - 1787 Brasher Doubloon
1787 Brasher Doubloon EB on Breast, gold doubloons,Price Realized: $7,395,000

#9 Most Valuable Coin in the World - 1804 Bust Dollar
1804 Bust Dollar - Class I (Mickley-Hawn-Queller Specimen) ; Price Realized: $3,737,500

#8 Most Valuable Coin in the World - 1913 Liberty Head Nickel
1913 Liberty Head Nickel - Hawaii Five-O nickel; Price Realized: $3,737,500

10 Rarest and Most Valuable Coins in the World
See the 10 most valuable coins in the world and the actual prices that people have paid for them. What would you do if your grandfather left one to you?

50 State Quarters, D.C. and U.S. Territories Roll Values
See how much your 50 State Quarters, District of Columbia or U.S. Territories rolls are worth. These values are what a dealer will to pay you.

State Quarters
The U.S. State Quarters series is one of the most popular coin collecting series of all times. Millions of Americans are putting away State Quarters, hoping that they'll be worth more money in coming years. Learn more about the State Quarters program and each individual coin in the series.

Roosevelt Clad Dime Values and Prices
Looking to see how much your Roosevelt Dimes are worth? This page lists coin values and prices for Roosevelt Clad Dimes minted from 1965 until today.

Standing Liberty Quarter Values & Prices
Looking to see how much your Standing Liberty quarters are worth? This page lists coin values and prices for quarters minted from 1916 to 1930.

Lincoln Memorial Penny (1959-Date) Values and Prices
Looking to see how much your Lincoln Memorial pennies are worth? This page lists coin values and prices for Lincoln Memorial one cent coins.

Lincoln Cent Coin Collecting Guides
Lincoln penny values, prices, specifications and coin collecting guides.

Walking Liberty Half Dollar Values and Prices
Looking to see how much your Walking Liberty Half Dollar is worth? This page lists coin values and prices for Walking Liberty Halves (1921-1947).

Roosevelt Silver Dime Values and Prices
Looking to see how much your Roosevelt Silver Dime is worth? This page has coin values and prices for Roosevelt Silver Dimes minted from 1946 to 1964.

Liberty Head "V" Nickel Values & Prices
Find out how much your Liberty Head

50 State Quarters, D.C. and U.S. Territories Coin Values
Looking to see how much your 50 State Quarter or US Territory quarter is worth? This page lists coin values for all these coins minted from 1999 to 2009.

Clad Washington Quarter Values and Prices (1965-1998)
How much is your clad Washington quarter worth? This page lists coin prices and values for Washington quarters minted from 1965 to 1998 (with Proof).

Presidential Dollar Values and Prices
Looking to see how much your Presidential Dollar is worth? This page lists coin values and prices for Presidential Dollars from 2007 to 2016.

21 Gifts For Your Favorite Coin Collector
Don't know what to get your favorite coin collector for a holiday or special occasion gift? This gift giving guide has 20 ideas for every holiday budget.

Morgan Silver Dollar Values & Prices
Looking to see how much your Morgan silver dollar is worth? This page lists coin values and coin prices for Morgan Silver Dollars (1878-1904, 1921).

U.S. Mint Coin Sets - Values and Prices Overview
Links to guides of current values (what a coin dealer will pay you) and prices (what you pay) for U.S. Mint-issued proof sets and uncirculated mint sets.

Modern U.S. Proof Set Values and Prices
See how much your U.S. Mint Proof set is worth. This page has coin values and price for United States Mint Proof Sets from 1936 through today.

United States Uncirculated Mint Set Values and Prices
See how much your U.S. Uncirculated Mint set is worth. This page has coin values and price for United States Mint Sets from 1947 through today.

Sacagawea & Native American One Dollar Coin Values & Prices
Find out how much your Sacagawea & Native American One Dollar Coins are worth. This page has coin values and prices for these one dollar coins.

How Much Is My Indian Head Penny (1859-1909) Worth?
Find out how much your Indian Head penny is worth. This page has coin values for Indian Head pennies from 1859 to 1909 (a.k.a. Indian Head Cents).

How Rare Is a 1943 Lincoln Steel Penny?
Many people think they have found a rare coin when they see a 1943 Lincoln cent. Find out if your coin is rare or common.

What Is a Cheerios Dollar?
The Cheerios Dollar is a rare variety of the Sacajawea dollar and can be worth thousands of dollars. Find out how to identify it in this article.

Learn About Uncirculated Coins and How to Identify Them
A Definition of the numismatic term

Definition of a Key Date in a Coin Collection
When assembling a coin collection, there may be a few coins that will be the key to completing your collection. Find out what makes a key date coin.

What Is A Proof Coin?
Proof coins are special coin struck for collectors. Find out how they are different from coins made for regular circulation.

Standing Topless Liberty Quarter History
The 1916-1917 Standing Liberty Quarter has Miss Liberty with her right breast exposed. See and learn all about the topless Standing Liberty quarter.

What Is the Grade of My Lincoln Wheat Penny?
This guide will teach you how to grade Lincoln wheat cents using descriptions and photos to illustrate each grade.

What Is the Grade of My Lincoln Wheat Penny?
This guide will teach you how to grade Lincoln wheat cents using descriptions and photos to illustrate each grade.

Official Obama Coins - Learn Which Coins Are Official Obama Inaugural Coins
There are at least a dozen marketers trying to cash in on President Obama's election to the White House, but only one of them is selling coins that Obama himself has approved. Learn which coins are the official Obama inaugural coins, and where to buy them. Page 2.

Obama Coins Warning - Colorized Obama Coins Are a Rip-Off
Obama coins were minted by several private mints and marketers, but do any of these coins have the potential to be valuable collectibles someday?

Top 10 Coin Picks for 2011 - Investments Shopping List
This is my personal top 10 coins investment shopping list for 2011. I explain why I selected them, but you can choose for yourself.

Susan B. Anthony One Dollar Coin Values & Prices
Looking to see how much your Susan B. Anthony Dollars are worth? You will find coin values and prices for SBA Dollars minted from 1979 to 1981 and 1999.

Gold Melt Value of Coins
Find out the current melt value of U.S. gold coins. You can also find U.S. bullion coin values here.

Silver Melt Value of Coins
Find the current melt value of U.S. coins that contain silver. The page is kept current with the latest silver bullion values.

How to Start a Coin Collection on Four Bucks
Learn where to get the coins to start your collection, how to clean and sort them, how to mount them for display, and how to store them. It's easy!

The John Adams Presidential Dollar Coin
The John Adams Presidential Dollar is the second coin in the Presidential Dollar series. Learn more about the second U.S. President and the coin series.

The 1933 Saint-Gaudens Gold Double Eagle
The 1933 Gold Double Eagle coin, sold for $7.5 million in 2002. Find out why this coin is worth so much, and learn it's bizarre story.

What are State Quarters Worth?
The popular State Quarters series were minted by the hundreds of millions of coins and are widely available at your favorite coin shop.

The "Graded Coin Value" Fraud at Online Auctions
Before you buy any encapsulated coins, learn how

The Difference Between a Coin's Price and Its Value
Learn the difference between the price of a coin, and its value. Knowing this concept will help when you buy and sell your own coins.

A.N.A. Grading Standards for Circulated Coins
Grading circulated coins can be very confusing if you don't understand the terminology used in coin grading. This page will help you understand the official A.N.A. coin grading definitions for circulated coins.

A.N.A. Grading Standards for Uncirculated (Mint State) Coins
Grading uncirculated (or mint state) coins can be very confusing if you don't understand coin grading terminology. This page will help you understand the official A.N.A. coin grading terminology.

A.N.A. Grading Standards for Proof Coins
Grading proof coins can be very confusing if you don't understand the terminology used to grade coins. This page will help you understand the official A.N.A. coin grading definitions for proof coins.

A.N.A. Grading Standards for Uncirculated (Mint State) Coins
Here are the official American Numismatic Association grading standards for uncirculated coins (MS-70 to MS-60). Photos and descriptions are included.

The Sheldon Scale Coin Grading System
The Sheldon Scale 70-point system is the standard coin grading system for U.S. coins. Learn what the Sheldon Scale is, and how it works.

Book Review: Cash in Your Coins, Selling the Rare Coins You've Inherited
If you have no idea how to sell coins or even how to determine their value, then this book is for you. Find out why in my book review.

1787 New York Brasher Doubloon
Rare coins are traded and sold everyday. So the list of the world's most valuable coins is constantly changing. But one of the greatest numismatic rarities is the 1787 New York Brasher Doubloon which is always sure to set a world record when ever crosses the auction block.

What Are NORFED Liberty Dollar Coins?
Liberty Dollars from NORFED are not legal tender coinage issued by the U.S. Mint. Learn more about these NORFED Liberty Dollars.

How Do I Tell if a Two Headed Coin Is Genuine?
Learn how to tell if your two headed coin is genuine or fake. This page also explains how two-headed coins are made.

Points to Consider Before You Invest in Morgan Dollars
Before you invest in Morgan Dollars, here are a few points that make them good investments and some pitfalls to avoid.

Which Gold Coins Make the Best Investments
Is it a better investment to buy regular gold bullion coins, or the ones sold by the U.S. Mint. Should I be a collector or an investor?

Profile of the Sacagawea Golden Dollar
The Sacagawea Golden Dollar is unique among U.S. coins. Learn about the history and the background of Sacagawea and the coin that honors her.

Coin Grading Made Simple
This article provides a simple explanation of how to grade coins using clear, easy-to-follow steps. A basic description of each coin grade is presented.

The 1943-S Copper Penny Found by Kenneth Wing
In 1944, 14-year old Kenny Wing found a copper 1943-S Lincoln penny in circulation. Learn the amazing story of what happened next to this rare coin.

How to Start a Coin Collection for Children
Learn how to start a coin collection for your children or grandchildren. I will show you how to start an investment collection and what coins you should buy.

Tips for Dealing With Coin Dealers
Learn how to get the best deal when buying coins, and how to get the most money when selling coins. You can find an honest coin buyer.

How to Sell Your Coins to a Coin Dealer
Learn how to get the best deal when buying coins, and how to get the most money when selling coins. You can find an honest coin buyer. Page 2.

Selling Coins on eBay to Get the Most Money
Selling your coins on eBay will net you more money than selling them at your local coin shop. Learn how to get started selling coins on eBay.

Franklin Half Dollar Values and Prices
You can find all the coin values and prices for Franklin half dollars minted from 1948 through 1963. Also, value and prices for proof coins are included.

Eisenhower Dollars Key Dates, Rarities and Varieties
Descriptions and photos show you how to discern the different varieties of Eisenhower dollar coins.

2013 Woodrow Wilson Presidential Dollar Coin
2013 Woodrow Wilson Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features WOODROW WILSON at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 28th PRESIDENT 1913-1921 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Don Everhart. Page 30.

2007 James Madison Presidential Dollar Coin
2007 James Madison Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features JAMES MADISON at top, 4th PRESIDENT 1809-1817 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Joel Iskowitz. Page 6.

2007 John Adams Presidential Dollar Coin
2007 John Adams Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features JOHN ADAMS at top, 2nd PRESIDENT 1797-1801 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Joel Iskowitz. Page 4.

2007 Thomas Jefferson Presidential Dollar Coin
2007 Thomas Jefferson Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features THOMAS JEFFERSON at top, 3th PRESIDENT 1801-1809 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Joseph Menna. Page 5.

2009 James K. Polk Presidential Dollar Coin
2009 James K. Polk Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features JAMES K. POLK at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 11th PRESIDENT 1845-1849 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Susan Gamble. Page 13.

2009 Zachary Taylor Presidential Dollar Coin
2009 Zachary Taylor Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features ZACHARY TAYLOR at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 12th PRESIDENT 1849-1850 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Don Everhart. Page 14.

2010 Abraham Lincoln Presidential Dollar Coin
2010 Abraham Lincoln Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features ABRAHAM LINCOLN at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 16th PRESIDENT 1861-1865 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Don Everhart. Page 18.

2010 Franklin Pierce Presidential Dollar Coin
2010 Franklin Pierce Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features FRANKLIN PIERCE at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 14th PRESIDENT 1853-1857 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Susan Gamble. Page 16.

2010 James Buchanan Presidential Dollar Coin
2010 James Buchanan Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features JAMES BUCHANAN at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 15th PRESIDENT 1857-1861 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Phoebe Hemphill. Page 17.

2010 Millard Fillmore Presidential Dollar Coin
2010 Millard Fillmore Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features MILLARD FILLMORE at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 13th PRESIDENT 1850-1853 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Don Everhart. Page 15.

2011 Andrew Johnson Presidential Dollar Coin
2011 Andrew Johnson Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features ANDREW JOHNSON at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 17th PRESIDENT 1865-1869 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Don Everhart. Page 19.

2011 James Garfield Presidential Dollar Coin
2011 James Garfield Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features JAMES GARFIELD at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 20th PRESIDENT 1881 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Phoebe Hemphill. Page 22.

2011 Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Dollar Coin
2011 Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features RUTHERFORD B. HAYES at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 19th PRESIDENT 1877-1881 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Don Everhart. Page 21.

2011 Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Dollar Coin
2011 Ulysses S. Grant Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features ULYSSES S. GRANT at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 18th PRESIDENT 1869-1877 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Don Everhart. Page 20.

2012 Benjamin Harrison Presidential Dollar Coin
2012 Benjamin Harrison Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features BENJAMIN HARRISON at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 23rd PRESIDENT 1889-1893 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Phoebe Hemphill. Page 25.

2012 Chester A. Arthur Presidential Dollar Coin
2012 Chester A. Arthur Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features CHESTER A. ARTHUR at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 21st PRESIDENT 1881-1885 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Don Everhart. Page 23.

2012 Grover Cleveland (1st Term) Presidential Dollar Coin
2012 Grover Cleveland (1st Term) Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features GROVER CLEVELAND at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 22nd PRESIDENT 1885-1889 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Don Everhart. Page 24.

2012 Grover Cleveland (2nd Term) Presidential Dollar Coin
2012 Grover Cleveland (2nd Term) Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features GROVER CLEVELAND at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 24th PRESIDENT 1893-1897 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Don Everhart. Page 26.

2013 Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Dollar Coin
2013 Theodore Roosevelt Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features THEODORE ROOSEVELT at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 26th PRESIDENT 1901-1909 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Joseph Menna. Page 28.

2013 William Howard Taft Presidential Dollar Coin
2013 William Howard Taft Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features WILLIAM HOWARD TAFT at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 27th PRESIDENT 1909-1913 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Barbara Fox. Page 29.

2013 William McKinley Presidential Dollar Coin
2013 William McKinley Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features WILLIAM MCKINLEY at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 25th PRESIDENT 1897-1901 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Phoebe Hemphill. Page 27.

2007 George Washington Presidential Dollar Coin
High resolution detailed photographs of the 2007 George Washington Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features GEORGE WASHINGTON at top, 1st PRESIDENT 1789-1797 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Joseph Menna. Page 3.

2008 Andrew Jackson Presidential Dollar Coin
2008 Andrew Jackson Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features ANDREW JACKSON at top, 7th PRESIDENT 1829-1837 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Joel Iskowitz. Page 9.

2008 James Monroe Presidential Dollar Coin
2008 James Monroe Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features JAMES MONROE at top, 5th PRESIDENT 1817-1825 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Joseph Menna. Page 7.

2008 John Quincy Adams Presidential Dollar Coin
2008 John Quincy Adams Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features JOHN QUINCY ADAMS at top, 6th PRESIDENT 1825-1829 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Don Everhart. Page 8.

2008 Martin Van Buren Presidential Dollar Coin
2008 Martin Van Buren Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features MARTIN VAN BUREN at top, 8th PRESIDENT 1837-1841 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Joel Iskowitz. Page 10.

2009 John Tyler Presidential Dollar Coin
2009 John Tyler Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features JOHN TYLER at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 10th PRESIDENT 1841-1845 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Phoebe Hemphill. Page 12.

2009 William Henry Harrison Presidential Dollar Coin
2009 William Henry Harrison Presidential One Dollar Coin. Obverse of the coin features WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON at top, IN GOD WE TRUST 9th PRESIDENT 1841 at bottom. Portrait in center. Designed by: Joseph Menna. Page 11.

Edge Design on the Presidential Dollar Coin
Pictures of incuse edge lettering on the United States Presidential Dollar Coins.

Reverse Design on the Presidential Dollar Coin
High resolution detailed photograph of the reverse design on the presidential dollars. Page 2.

Presidential Dollar Coin Program
High resolution photos of the Presidential Dollar coin program can be found here. A description of each coin and an overview of the program is provided.

Presidential Dollar Coin Program
High resolution photos of the Presidential Dollar coin program can be found here. A description of each coin and an overview of the program is provided.

Presidential Dollar Coin Program
High resolution photos of the Presidential Dollar coin program can be found here. A description of each coin and an overview of the program is provided.

Find Penny Prices and Values in the Coin Value Guides
Learn how much your penny is worth by identifying its type. Find the value of your pennies in this easy-to-use penny price guide for U.S. cents.

Top 5 Coin Collections of All Time
Famous coin collections are assembled by all types of people. Some well-known specimens are housed in museums for everyone to enjoy, while others are sold from one private collection to another. Regardless of where they are now, here are the top five coin collections ever assembled. Page 2.

Famous Coin Collections: Museums and Private
Famous coin collections are assembled by all types of people. Some well-known specimens are housed in museums for everyone to enjoy, while others are sold from one private collection to another. Regardless of where they are now, here are the top five coin collections ever assembled.

Strike Type Meaning and 3 Basic Kinds
A Definition of Strike Type. Coins.

Lincoln Wheat Penny Values and Prices
Looking to see how much your wheat penny is worth? This page lists coin values for Lincoln wheat-back pennies minted from 1909 to 1958 (Lincoln Wheat Cents).

Profiles of Famous Coins, Rare Coins & Amazing Coin Collections
Discover some famous coin, rare coins and amazing coin collections. Learn about some of the most valuable and important coins in history. U.S. coins, Canadian coins, ancient coins, and other world coins are described here.

1955 Double Die Lincoln Penny
Learn about the famous 1955 doubled die Lincoln penny. History and coin values are included in this article.

Eisenhower (Ike) Dollar Values & Prices
Find out how much your Eisenhower or Ike Silver Dollar is worth! This page lists coin values and prices for Eisenhower Dollars minted from 1971 until 1978.

Where to Get Bank Wrapped Rolls of Coins
Most coin collectors find that getting rolls of coins from their local banks isn't easy. Here are some insider tips to help you get bank wrapped rolls of coins.

Book Review: Carson City Morgan Dollars - 3rd Edition
Cowboys, saloons, politics and corruption all played a part in creating the Morgan silver dollars minted at the Carson City, Nevada mint. Find out how.

Profile of the 1895 Morgan Silver Dollar Proof
The 1895 Proof Morgan Silver Dollar is nicknamed the

What is a Business Strike? - Coins Definition
What is a Business Strike coin? Business Strike is defined on this coin terms glossary page.

Man Finds 1969-S Doubled Die Lincoln Penny
A man searching through a roll of Lincoln pennies finds a $126,500 1969-S Doubled Die Lincoln Cent. Read about how he did it!

Most Valuable U.S. Coins Found in Circulation Today
Learn which of valuable coins in your pocket are worth a large premium over face value and why.

Buying, Selling and Investing in Coins
Whether you are looking to sell coins your grandfather had, buy coins for your own collection or invest in coins for your retirement, this advice will help you make the right decision. The tips and guidance presented here will educate you on the buying and selling of coins and prevent you from getting ripped-off.

How to Buy Coins
Here you will learn how to buy coins. You will find coin buying advice, articles, and tips on buying coins. You will learn how to build your coin collection of U.S. coins, Canadian coins, rare coins, or even ancient Chinese coins. Articles tell how to find ethical coin dealers, negotiate the lowest prices, save money, find unsearched lots, and more.

State Quarter Values Updated
State Quarters have made some interesting value moves during the past few years. I reviewed and updated my 50 State Quarter price and value guides.

Rare Coins at Face Value!
Like many coin collectors, I got my start in the hobby as a child, by finding coins in pocket change. Learn how you can find the valuable ones.

U.S. Mint to Sell $1 Coins at Face Value!
United States Mint discontinues the Presidential Dollar Direct Ship Program.

2009 Penny Reverses Show Phases of Lincoln's Life
A detail image showing Lincoln's face as depicted by the coin designers. Page 6.

The First of Four New Pennies for 2009
The new penny design for 2009, first design: Birth and Early Childhood in Kentucky (1809-1816)

The Second of Four New Pennies for 2009
The new penny design for 2009, second design: Lincoln's Formative Years in Indiana (1816-1830). Page 2.

The Third of Four New Pennies for 2009
The new penny design for 2009, third design: Lincoln's Professional Life in Illinois (1830-1861). Page 3.

The Fourth of Four New Pennies for 2009
The new penny design for 2009, fourth design: Lincoln's Presidency in Washington, DC (1861-1865). Page 4.

New Penny Designs - Capitol is Shown Under Construction
The U.S. Capitol building during Abraham Lincoln's inauguration, shown in its unfinished state. Page 5.

2000-P Lincoln Cent Extra Beard and Liberty Trails
The 2000-P Lincoln Cent has an interesting doubled die variety. This article has photos and diagnostics to help you attribute the Extra Beard type.

Coin Books, Publications and Online Resources
There is a vast wealth of knowledge that is been published about coins and the coin collecting hobby. These include current books, books that are out of print and a variety of websites on the Internet. Here you will find a compilation of some of the best coin collecting publications, magazines, resources and websites.

Error Coins and Die Varieties Resources - VAMs - Coin Variety Types
Publications and Resources for Error Coins and Die Varieties

"100 Greatest" Coin Book Series
Learn about Whitman Publishing's

Book Review: Lost and Found Coin Hoards and Treasures
Find out what stories abound in this book review of Q. David Bowers Lost and Found Coin Hoards and Treasures.

Fred Weinberg - Error Coin Expert & Minting Process Expert
Fred Weinberg is one of the world's leading authorities on error coins and the coin minting process. Read more about him in this brief profile.

Ancient Coins
Ancient coins from the time of Roman Caesars, including ancient Greek, featuring tyrants and kings, and ancient Chinese cash from ancient dynasties. Learn how to attribute ancients, buy uncleaned ancient coins, how to avoid fakes and modern reproductions, and find out how much your ancient coins are worth.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary QXYZ - Coin Terms Beginning With QXYZ
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letters Q, X, Y and Z can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary U - Coin Terms Beginning With U
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter U can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary V - Coin Terms Beginning With V
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter V can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary W - Coin Terms Beginning With W
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter W can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

G
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter G can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary H - Coin Terms Beginning With H
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter H can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary I - Coin Terms Beginning With I
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter I can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary J - Coin Terms Beginning With J
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter J can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary K - Coin Terms Beginning With K
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter K can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary L - Coin Terms Beginning With L
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter L can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary M - Coin Terms Beginning With M
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter M can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary A - Coin Terms Beginning With A
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter A can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary B - Coin Terms Beginning With B
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter B can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary C - Coin Terms Beginning With C
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter C can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

D
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter D can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

N
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter N can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary O - Coin Terms Beginning With O
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter O can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary P - Coin Terms Beginning With P
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter P can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

R
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter R can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary S - Coin Terms Beginning With S
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter S can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary T - Coin Terms Beginning With T
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter T can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

How to Sell Coins
There are many reasons you may want to sell your coins. You may lose interest in a particular series. You completed a collection and want to move on to something else. Or, the most common reason, you inherited a coin collection and you do not collect coins, so you want to sell them. Here you will find guidance on how to sell your coins and get the most money for them while avoiding the rip-off artists that are out there.

Coin Dealer Reviews
There are many major coin dealers around the country and here you will find a review of these coin dealers. The internet and mail orders have made many of them accessible no matter where you live. Additionally, each dealer specializes in one or more areas of coin collecting. These coin dealer reviews will help you decide who you should deal with.

Canadian Coin Collecting
Canadian Coin Collecting topics are covered, including common circulating Canadian coin types, error coins found in pocket change, Canada's fascinating bi-metallic two-dollar coin, how to grade Canadian coins, and the investor quality Canadian gold coins such as the Maple Leaf.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary E - Coin Terms Beginning With E
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter E can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Collecting Terms and Glossary F - Coin Terms Beginning With F
Coin collecting terms and glossary entries beginning with the letter F can be found on this coin terms glossary page.

Coin Values - Coin Prices - Red Book - Price Lists - Coins Worth
Find out how much a coin is worth, how coin catalog values are determined, and what influences coin market prices. Check price lists for U.S. coins, rare, investment, and gold coins. Learn about the difference between a coin's value and a coin's price, how to interpret the listings in the Red Book (A Guide Book of United States Coins), and more.

Error Coins & Die Varieties - State Quarter Errors - VAMs - Coin Variety Types
Error coins and die varieties can be found everywhere from pocket change to slabs in coin dealers' inventories. Ever since errors began turning up in the State Quarters, such as the Wisconsin quarter with the extra leaf, people have been hunting through their pocket change looking for valuable coin varieties. Learn what to look for in your spare change.

How to Invest in Rare and Gold Coins
Although most coin collectors hope their collections will increase in value over time, serious investing in gold coins and rare U.S. coinage requires careful planning. Learn about coin collecting as an investment -- what types of coins to buy, and why, and how to avoid the costly mistakes that many new rare coin investors make.

Publications and Resources for Error Coins and Die Varieties
Error coins and die varieties are an exciting and fascinating area of coin collecting. There are many books, magazines and websites that are dedicated to this topic. This webpage contains a list of resources that can help you further your understanding of error coins and die varieties.

Miscellaneous Topics and Archived Articles
There is a vast variety of topics that pertain to coin collecting and numismatics. Some of these are quite pertinent at a given time and then become archaic. But nonetheless, they still have value and should not be lost forever. Here you'll find a collection of articles that have some sort of historical significance to coin collecting.

Coin Collecting Terms - A Glossary of Coin Terms for Collectors
Coin collecting terms are listed here in our coin collectors' glossary. This dictionary of coin words will help you understand coin terms with brief, easy to read definitions and example sentences.

Lincoln Memorial Penny Key Dates
Learn what the key dates are for the Lincoln Memorial Penny series. Lincoln Memorial key date coins are given on this page.

Nickel Values Guide - U.S. Nickel Prices
Nickel values guide; Find out how much your U.S. nickels are worth in this easy to use, realistic nickel values guide. Types include Liberty Head V-Nickels, Indian Head Buffalo Nickels, and Jefferson Nickels. My coin values are actual, honest, dealer buying prices, not inflated retail, or Red Book prices.

1943 Copper Penny - Spotting a Fake
The 1943 Copper Penny is a much sought-after error coin. Learn to tell the genuine 1943 copper penny from the fake 1943 copper penny.

Lincoln Commemorative Dollar - Abraham Lincoln Silver Dollar Coin
The Abraham Lincoln Commemorative Silver Dollar was issued in 2009. Learn why this Lincoln coin was issued, who profits from the sales, and whether this coin is a good buy or not.

Make Your Own Coins at the Royal Australian Mint
Make your own coins on the special coin press at the Canberra Branch of the Royal Australian Mint. Find all about how to make your own Australian coins.

Kennedy Half Dollar Errors and Varities
Learn about the errors and varieties of the Kennedy half dollar coin from the United States mint, and browse our list of popular errors and varieties.

Kennedy Half Dollar (1964-Present) - History
Learn all about how to collect Kennedy half dollar coins. The history of this coin is deep and full of stories about heroism and tragedy.

Denticles - Coin Terms & Definitions - What are Denticles?
Denticles is defined on this glossary page of coin terms. Find out what denticles are.

Is Littleton's 50 State Quarters Set a Good Deal?
A reader writes to ask if the Littleton Coin Company's offer of a complete set of the 50 State Quarters for $19.95 is a good deal. See what I have to say about this in this Littleton Coin magazine ad FAQ.

Adjustment Marks on Coins - What are Weight Adjustment Marks?
Adjustment marks appear on many pre-1840 coins, although they are most frequently seen on coins dated prior to 1821. Learn what weight adjustment marks are, what caused them, how to distinguish them from other field marks such as roller marks, and how adjustment marks affect the value of your coins.

Reverse of a Coin - Coin Terms
What is the reverse of a coin? Your Guide has the definition to this and other coin related terms in the glossary of coin terminology. The reverse of a coin is defined on this page.

Cherrypickers Stories - Share Your Cherrypicking Success Here
Finding an overlooked rarity in a coin dealer's stock is called