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Category: Coin History

mint marks

What Are Mint Marks?

Mint marks are symbols or letters that identify the specific mint that produced a coin. It also shows its crucial role in establishing responsibility for coinage and standardizing production. This

off-metal coins

What Are Off-Metal Coins, and Why Do They Exist?

While most coins in circulation appear uniform and free from errors and blemishes, some occasionally emerge from the mint with misspellings, off-center strikes, unintentional indentions, and other mistakes. Collectors call

Animal Symbolism in Ancient Coins

Animal Symbolism in Ancient Coins

Countries have used artistic depictions of animals as representative symbols and icons on various items for centuries. Since the very beginning of coinage, empires and countries have utilized significant animals

Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers, Rare Coin Guide

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