U.S. Coin Information

Welcome to our Library of United States Coins

The United States Mint began its first official coinage in 1792. Throughout the history of United States coins, several denominations have existed; some enjoying more success and acceptance than others. A comprehensive study (including specifications, description, grading, full-color photographs and history) of each denomination is provided in the links below.

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U.S. Coinage

Small Cents



Quarter Dollars

Half Dollars



Obsolete Coinage

Gold Dollars