Since the aquarium is still closed to the public under North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper’s executive order amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The staff collected 100 gallons of coins from the bottom of the fountain in five-gallon buckets and said the water feature had not been emptied in almost 14 years.Read more
RUN NUMBERS FOR THE STARNOTE FOUND: Other Star Note Runs For Series 2003A $1 “F” FRB F 09 600 001Read more
Pobjoy releases second 50-penny penguin collector coin for 2020Read more
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.
Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) is excited to announce that it is certifying a stockpile of backdated gold and silver coins that were specially released by the United States Mint in May. The hoard includes 2016- and 2017-dated American Silver Eagles, American Gold Eagles, First Spouse gold coins and silver medals.Read more
A mule note is simply a Series of notes that uses back plates from a different Series. Mule notes can be produced by using back plates from a prior Series — The Series 1963 $1 Federal Reserve Note, for example, has new face plates, but uses back plates from Series 1957 B $1 Silver Certificates.Read more
The Federal Reserve, which distributes coins to banks and credit unions, said the pandemic has “significantly disrupted the supply chain and normal circulation patterns for U.S. coin,” in a news release this month.Read more
Web Notes: The BEP’s experimental web-fed press was used from 1992 to 1996 to print $1 notes in Series 1988A, 1993, and 1995.Read more
The 2020 Proof Set was the U.S. Mint’s best seller for the week ending June 21. The clad set whichRead more
QuikTrip isn’t the only business affected by the shortage. Thornbrugh said any business that accepts currency or coins will be impacted.Read more