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May 19, 2015 | Vol 15 Issue 10
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  In This Issue

The Short and Inglorious History of the Twenty Cent
by Mike Sherman

Looking back on it after 140 years, one wonders how such a seemingly "unnecessary" denomination was ever created. Digging a bit deeper though, it seems that political wrangling and favors played a role.

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$5 1913-S PCGS MS64

Building a choice set of $5 Indians? This coin offers all original deep gold colors and...

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Great Set’s Appeal – $1 Gold Coins
by Adam Crum

The Gold Dollar’s historic era and striking beauty generate exceptional market support from collectors, especially since 3 of the 5 issuing mints are the extremely appealing Charlotte, Dahlonega and New Orleans southern branch mints. PCGS Registry "One Dollar Gold Mintmark Set" is an intriguing 5-piece display of significant Americana.

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Constantine the Great, Gold Medallion
by Bonhams

This impressive medallion may have been issued by Roman Emperor Constantine I and is estimated at between $200,000...

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Incredible Video Highlights of the D. Brent Pogue Collection
by Q. David Bowers

Join esteemed numistmatist Q. David Bowers as he talks about the history and designs of several coins in the D. Brent Pogue Collection, many of which will be offered at auction by Stack’s Bowers. There is something for everyone in this series, with over 120 videos.

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PCGS Now Recognizes West Point Eagles as SP Burnished

Silver, Gold, and Platinum Uncirculated Eagle Seats bearing the "W" Mint Mark will receive the new SP Burnished designation.

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David Hall’s Rare Coin Market Report

David Hall gives some advice on what to do even if you aren’t planning on buying anything from the D. Brent Pogue Collection. Which coins have been soft and which are stars?

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1792 Half Disme

What is the connection between the first American coinage and our Founding Fathers?

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