August 20, 2019:
•  Discovering Numismatic History from a Netflix Documentary
•  Scarce and Affordable Low-Mintage Gold Rarity
•  Revival of the Olympic Games
•  Survey: Which PCGS Coin Grading video would you like to see next?
Past Survey Winner: Luke Cannon
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Discovering Numismatic History from a Netflix Documentary
Jay Turner

Sleepless nights skimming through Netflix documentaries can lead to some enticing finds. For instance, an influential Polish artist whose paintings and sculptures played a vital role in the Chicago Renaissance. Read the story on the coin he designed.


1881 3CN PCGS PR68

The 1881 3CN has strong mirrors that beam boldly from all over. It has original nickel, pale blue, and pale lilac color. Miss Liberty and the details are lightly frosted with sharp strikes. If you are looking for a coin with gorgeous eye appeal, this coin is a must buy. Buy this and other quality coins today.

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Scarce and Affordable Low-Mintage Rarity
Steve Feltner

A typical day of sorting through newly purchased coins at a brick-and-mortar coin shop leads to a rare find of a low-mintage coin that is surprisingly affordable to own.


Looking to Build Your PCGS Set Registry® Collection?

Building your Registry Set or just wanting a special coin? The finest selection of quality PCGS-graded coins can be found from U.S. Coins such as the 1902 Liberty Head Eagle PCGS PR66+, 1898 Indian Cent – Type 3 Bronze PCGS PR66BN, and more.

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Revival of the Olympic Games
Dylan Dominguez

Based on traditional competition in ancient Greece around 700BC, the modern Olympic Games, as we know them to be, began in April 1896. See two Gold medals from 1870 and 1875 that have recently been graded by PCGS.

Difficult to Grade Coins Part 2

Director of Numismatics Mike Sherman takes you through U.S. coins ranging from Early Copper to Indian Head Quarter Eagles. Part 2 of this series includes: pre-1925 Standing Liberty Quarters, Mint State Capped Bust Halves, Type 2 Gold Dollars, and Indian Head Quarter and Half Eagles. Learn what elements and overall wear make these coins difficult or tricky to grade.


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