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New Orleans With Motto Eagle Short Set

Posted by | Thursday, November 3, 2016 |

The New Orleans With Motto Eagle “Short Set” is an interesting and completable set perfect for both novice and experienced U.S. Gold collectors. This set consists of the $10 gold coins, known as eagles, produced at the New Orleans mint from 1888 to 1906.In total there are eleven coins included in this set, all of which are legitimately scarce coins but none of them are “too rare.” Some U.S. Gold coin sets contain coins that are extremely rare and are nearly impossible to locate and acquire,...

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1904-O $10 Gold PCGS MS 63

Posted by | Wednesday, May 25, 2016 |

Mintage: 108,950Total Population: 1224MS63 Population: 124Smithsonian Example: MS 60The 1904-O eagle has an original mintage of 108,950 coins. However, just over 1% of that original mintage is known to have survived today. This is typically seen in AU55 to MS62, but becomes quite scarce in MS63 and MS64 grades. NGC and PCGS have only certified 124 coins in MS 63 grade and only 30 coins are known better.This particular coin is one of the nicest examples we have ever seen. It is a coin with true...

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2008-W $25 Platinum Eagle Burnished

Posted by | Friday, May 6, 2016 |

In 2008 the West Point Mint in New York struck just 4,476 $25 Burnished Platinum American Eagles. However, of that number only 2,481 coins made it past quality control and into the hands of the public yielding an unusually high 45 percent scrap rate.The 2008-W $25 Platinum Eagle with the Judicial design reverse is one of only three $25 Burnished Platinum Eagles ever struck. Most importantly, with its extremely low mintage of 2,481 coins, it is the lowest minted $25 Platinum Eagle in history.The...

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Special Silver Offer - Limited Time Only

Posted by | Wednesday, April 20, 2016 |

2016 1oz Canadian .999 Fine Silver Cougar The 2016 .9999 fine 1-ounce Silver Cougar is the first issue in a four-coin series by the Royal Canadian Mint honoring Canadian predators. The coin features an incredibly detailed hunting cougar leaping to subdue its prey.As with other silver coin issues in the Royal Canadian Mint’s Wildlife series, the Mint will strike up to 1,000,000 Mint State specimens of the $5.00 1-ounce .9999 fine silver Cougars. That’s an extremely small mintage considering that...

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