Read the history of the Commodore Matthew Perry commemorative medal. Only one gold medal and 20 silver medals were minted! Did we mention ninjas?
Value Guide to Coins with No Mint Marks
What are the most valuable coins with no mint marks, and how much are they worth? This guide to coins without mint marks explains their rarity and value. Ready to sell? Get a free appraisal from our experts for your collectible coin with no mint mark.
Collecting Confederate Gold Coins from the Dahlonega Mint
Read the fascinating history of Civil War Confederate gold coins from the Dahlonega Mint in Georgia, and see rare Confederate coin values.
1796 Quarter Eagle No Stars – Ugly Duckling or Holy Grail?
A quick look at a 1796 Quarter Eagle Without Stars, BD-1 variety, may not impress your artistic sensibilities, as this is somewhat of an “ugly duckling” design created by the early US Mint. The lack of any stars around the border is believed by some to provide a somewhat unbalanced design. However, what may at […]
Collecting a 1933 $10 Eagle Gold Coin is an Accomplishment
Heritage just sold a 1933 $10 Eagle gold piece—the only gold coin that can be readily traded on the open market from this year—for an astonishing $360,000 in the April Central States sale last week. If you missed your chance, another rare opportunity is presented at Heritage’s June Long Beach Auction! AUCTION PREVIEW: 1933 Indian […]
Top 10 Trophy Coins for the Elite Collector
Coin collecting can be a hobby for everyone, starting with affordable Wheat Cents and going all the way up to the rarest and most expensive pieces. However, it takes time and dedication to collect the very best. Despite the vast array of options in numismatics, few collectors have a chance to own the rarest and […]
1848 CAL Quarter Eagle Price Guide
Why is the 1848 CAL Gold Quarter Eagle considered the first US commemorative coin, and how much is it worth? Read about the history and value of this unique coin.
Brockage Coin Value Guide – How Much is a Brockage Error Coin Worth?
A guide to collecting and finding the value of brockage error coins, where to get an appraisal, and how to sell your brockage coin.