Category Archives: In the Numismatic Realm

ICTA Declares War Against Counterfeits Infiltrating Hobby

ICTA declares war against counterfeits infiltrating hobby Enlists aid of federal law enforcement to combat hobby threats This article was first published online May 5, 2017 on Coin World and is available here. The Industry Council for Tangible Assets Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force has gained the attention of federal authorities and may be prompting them to […]

ICTA Task Force to Combat the Counterfeiting of Coins

ICTA Task Force to Combat the Counterfeiting of Coins This article was first published online January 30, 2017 on Coin World and is available here. ICTA Task Force The Industry Council for Tangible Assets board of directors approved at their Jan. 4 board meeting the formation of an Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force committee to mobilize law […]

Citizen Coin Review Panel

Citizen Coin Review Panel floated during 1991 interview From the Memory Bank: Editor proposes idea to subcommittee head This article From the Memory Bank series was first published online January 12, 2017 and in the January 20, 2017 issue of Coin World available here. Citizen Coin Review Panel floated during 1991 interview Rep. Esteban E. […]

Congress Holds The Real Coinage Power

Congress Holds The Real Coinage Power, When it’s Interested From the Memory Bank: Powerful chairmen of oversight committees can sway coinage matters This article From the Memory Bank series was first published online November 10, 2016 and in the December 21, 2016 issue of Coin World available here. While presidential candidates garner most of the […]

Statue of Liberty Gold $5 Commemorative Coin

Statue of Liberty Gold $5 Commemorative Coin Flawless by Design From the Memory Bank: Perfection in grade a result of U.S. Mint efforts This article From the Memory Bank series was first published online November 10, 2016 and in the November 21, 2016 issue of Coin World available here. The coin collecting community was stunned […]