Monthly Archives: September 2016

American Eagle gold bullion coin

Did you ever almost wish something would go wrong? Editor remembers flawless 1986 first-strike event for the American Eagle gold bullion coin This article From the Memory Bank series was first published online September 9, 2016 on the Coin World website available here. Where were you Monday, Sept. 8, 1986? Carrying my camera bag stuffed […]

Availability of Commemoratives

A website visitor and blog reader contacted me recently with the following question: Dear Beth Deisher, I am a reader of your memory bank columns in Coin World. Perhaps you can solve a situation that puzzles me. I am a collector of early commemoratives. Why, when there is a limited mintage of some issues such […]