1954 Nickel

1954 Jefferson Nickel

1954 Nickel Overview The 1954 Nickel, generally known as the Jefferson Five Cents, featuring Thomas Jefferson, is a coin that is relatively common and is of interest to collectors with specific attention to coins of high quality strike, because of the overuse of dies throughout the production run.  This category of nickel had a long … Read more

1944 Half Dollar

1944 Walking Liberty Half Dollar

1944 Half Dollar Overview The 1944 Half Dollar, featuring Lady Liberty, and known as a Walking LIberty Half Dollar is a well-loved and often sought coin by collectors and investors, alike, with an intriguing history and origin story.  This category of quarter had a fairly short run of 30 years of production from the US … Read more

1964 Kennedy Half Dollar

1964 Kennedy Half Dollar

1964 Kennedy Half Dollar Overview The 1964 Kennedy Half Dollar was minted following the assassination of President Kennedy in 1963. The most common and best explanation for the change in design comes directly from then Chief Engraver of the United States Mint, the late Gilroy Roberts: “Shortly after the tragedy of President Kennedy’s death, November … Read more

1945 Wheat Penny

1945 Wheat Penny

1945 Wheat Penny Overview The 1945 Wheat Penny, which features the traditional Lincoln bust on the obverse and a Wheat reverse, is a coin that is widely loved by collectors and investors, alike, with an interesting history and origin story. With a long run of 50 years of production from the US mint, this series was … Read more

1944 Jefferson Nickel – Silver Wartime Nickel

1944 Jefferson Nickel

1944 Jefferson Nickel Overview The 1944 Jefferson Nickel, widely known as the Jefferson Five Cents and also a Wartime nickel issue, featuring Thomas Jefferson, is a coin that is fairly common and is somewhat of interest to collectors with specific attention to coins with a high quality strike, because dies were heavily overused throughout production.  … Read more

1950 Wheat Penny Value in Uncirculated Penny

1950 wheat penny

1950 Wheat Penny Overview The 1950 Wheat Penny, featuring the Lincoln bust and Wheat Reverse, is a coin loved widely by collectors and investors, alike, with an interesting history and origin story.  This category of penny had a long run of 50 years of production from the US mint. It was first minted in 1909 … Read more