National Money Show In New Orleans
One was hidden in a Virginia closet for four decades before selling at auction ... curator of the American Numismatic Association Money Museum in Colorado Springs, Colo., which has held the $3.17 million nickel for most of the past 10 years.
Not Just Semantics: Amazon Coin Is Not a Coin
First, let's dig a little more into definitions using Bouvier's Law Dictionary (1856 Edition): Coin: commerce, contracts. A piece of gold, silver or other metal stamped ... Perhaps Section 491, "Tokens or paper used as money" is more fitting.
Rare coins worth millions displayed in New Orleans
Its coins can be identified by the distinctive "O" mintmark. Coins from the mint are on display at the show, as well as paper money and historic tokens produced in or for New Orleans and other locations in Louisiana. Some of the items are nearly 300 years old.