Thursday, December 18, 2008Until now, two different 1-cent coins are now listed with the extra spine variety. The 1971 was discovered by someone on Numicanda.com Here are some images of these coins.
Thursday, December 4, 2008Vancouver Coin and Stamp Show When: December 7, 2008 Where: Oakridge Centre Auditorium - 41st and Cambie St., Vancouver, BC Admission: Free Info: email@example.com
Tuesday, December 9, 2008The United States Mint is wrapping up the 50 State Quarters® Program, the national phenomenon that sent Americans searching through their change for the latest quarter to add to their collections.
Thursday, December 4, 2008Today the Royal Canadian Mint joined the Montreal Canadiens hockey club at the unveiling of the Centennial Plaza at the Bell Centre in Montreal. Four special gold coins to be permanently displayed at the foot of monuments honouring team legends Howie Morenz, Maurice Richard, Jean Béliveau and Guy Lafleur were also unveiled. These exclusive coins, engraved with the centennial logo of the Montreal Canadiens, are prominently featured on the memorial plaques of monuments dedicated to four of the most celebrated hockey players to have worn the colours of the Canadiens. The commemorative plaque on each monument also has two embedded original five-cent circulation coins of the years marking the career of each of the players. Mint and Montreal Canadiens officials, Jean Béliveau, Guy Lafleur, Henri Richard, and members of the Morenz family were on hand to witness this historic unveiling.
Monday, December 1, 2008The Royal Canadian Mint changed his website ! The new website seems to be more efficent and easier to use. One question. How much it costs this time ? You can visit the new RCM website by clicking on the image below.
Wednesday, December 3, 2008Since Election Day, on Novemebr 4, 2008, rumors appear on the the next Director of the US Mint, the equivalent of the Royal canadian mint in Canada. Indeed, when there is a new election in United States, the Mint Director's job often change. The actual director Ed Moy should give his resignation on January 20, 2008, after a request from the President Barack Obama.
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