Commemorative Coins

commemorative gold coin

United States Commemorative coins are among the choices of those interested in buying gold coins. The United States Mint has been minting commemorative coins with the authorization of the US Congress for years now. The purpose of producing these coins is to honor famous people, events, institutions and places. Commemorative coins are struck in gold, silver and clad (gold plated), and can be divided into the following: Old coins that were produced from 1892 to 1981 Modern coins that are being produced since 1982 The United States Mint has already announced the various commemorative … [Read more...]