COLLECTING HALF CENTS
August 15, 2013
The half cent is the smallest denomination the U.S. Mint produced and is featured in this issue of Coin World Next. These were struck from 1793 to 1857 and the denomination has received far less attention than its big brother, the large cent. Is this historic slight justified?
2010 HOT SPRINGS 5-OUNCE SILVER COIN
August 8, 2013
Look into the large and in charge "hockey puck" 5-ounce silver coins that debuted in 2010! Hot Springs National Park was the first honored. The Aug. 8 Coin World Next shares some photographs and more from the production of this large coin.
GRADING BARBER HALF DOLLARS
August 1, 2013
Learn about the design process that resulted in the Barber half dollar series in the Aug. 1 Coin World Next. Grading tips on this coin series are also included!
The Kennedy half dollar
July 25, 2013
While the coins aren't seen much in circulation these days, collectors still love Kennedy half dollars. The July 25 issue of Coin World Next looks at the accessible and surprisingly diverse series that features different metal compositions, surface finishes and design types.
19th Century Proof Type Coins
July 18, 2013
Classic 19th century Proof coins have long been viewed as a luxury product among U.S. coins. While these special coins produced for collectors can be expensive, some more-affordable collecting options are also explored in this issue of Coin World Next.