Monthly Archives: December 2015

Walking Liberty Key Dates

Walking Liberty Key Dates The beautiful Walking Liberty Half Dollar, minted from 1916 to 1947, remains a favorite among collectors, in part because of the artistry of its design. The obverse features a striding Lady Liberty. The reverse depicts a gorgeous perched eagle, with wings half extended. Several of the issues had quite limited production and… Read More »

Spanish Shipwreck Coins Could Be Worth Billions

  Dateline December 8, 2015: An amazing discovery of an old shipwrecked Spanish Galleon off the coast of Colombia contains coins and other treasure valued in the billions of dollars, according to CNN. This unto itself is an amazing discovery. Spanish Conquest In the second half of the last millenium,  Spain was aggressive in their desire for… Read More »