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Frilled Neck Lizard Coin for the Wildlife Up Close Program

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The frilled neck lizard is the third subject of the annual Wildlife Up Close program of silver coins for Niue.
The Antiqued Proof .999 fine silver dollar for 2020 displays a high-relief portrait of Australia’s indigenous frilled neck lizard.

U.S. Coin Production Reaches 801 Million in April; Connecticut Quarter Mintages Published

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U.S. coin production slowed and registered under 1 billion for a second month in a row, according to United States Mint manufacturing figures for April. U.S. Mint data also revealed mintages for Connecticut’s Weir Farm National Historic quarter, the second of this year’s five quarters with unique designs. In the headline figure for the month, the …

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Barber Quarters (1892-1916)

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Silver Barber Quarters were issued by the United States Mint from 1892-1916. The quarter-dollars take their name from the person who designed both their obverse and reverse, Charles E. Barber, the chief engraver of the United States Mint from 1880 to 1918.

Mercury Dimes (1916-1945)

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Mercury Dimes (1916-1945) Silver Mercury Dimes were introduced by the United States Mint in 1916 and were struck annually until 1945 (with the exception of three years). The silver coins are also known as Winged Liberty Head Dimes which is probably a more accurate title even if most coin enthusiasts do not routinely use it. …

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Barber Dimes (1892-1916)

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Barber Dimes (1892-1916) Silver Barber Dimes were struck by the United States Mint from 1892-1916. The silver dimes were named after the artist who created both their obverse and reverse imagery, Charles E. Barber who was chief engraver of the United States Mint from 1880 to 1918. Each Barber Dime is composed of 90% silver with 0.0723 …

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Jefferson Nickels (1942-1945)

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Jefferson Nickels (1942-1945) Wartime Jefferson Nickels were released by the United States Mint during the years of 1942-1945. Each has a composition of 56% copper, 9% manganese and 35% silver for a total silver weight of 0.05626 ounces. (Look to the right column to calculate coin melt values based on the latest price of the …

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