• 4 Silver Flatware Buying Tips

    4 Silver Flatware Buying Tips

    Looking to pick up some silver flatware in the next few months or years? Silver flatware if you can afford it is a great long term investment for your family. It may not make sense financially 100% but in terms of family heirlooms a set of silver flatware (forks, spoons, knives etc) ranks right up their with the living room clock, or moms ring. On the whole, you either buy silver flatware for the silver content or you buy it to own a truly beautiful set of dinnerware. If you’re buying in terms of silver investment, you have certain margins you’ll be looking to hit while those looking for an investment in dinnerware will be looking at more than the value of the silver. Here are some tips to keep in mind when evaluating silver flatware: 1 – Silver Content If the pieces or the set you’re looking at isn’t marked “Sterling” ... Read More »
  • Silver Coin Melt Values (Live)

    Silver Coin Melt Values (Live)

  • Largest Silver Mines in the World

    Largest Silver Mines in the World

  • Why Invest In Silver?

    Why Invest In Silver?

  • Silver Coins vs Silver Bullion

    Silver Coins vs Silver Bullion

  • Barber Half Dollar 1892 to 1916

    Barber Half Dollar 1892 to 1916

    The Barber Half Dollar was issued between 1892 and 1916 and was part of the “Barber Coinage”. Barber coinage consists of Barber Dimes, Barber Quarters, and Barber Dimes. It sounds confusing to me but that’s they way they rolled back then..get it rolled…coin rolled…Hehe. The Barber Half Dollar was also called the Liberty Head Half Dollar and is 90% silver coinage with a melt value of $. More About the Barber Half Dollar Due to public dissatisfaction with the Seated Liberty coinage in use since the 1830’s and the passage of the Coinage Act of 1890 which stated a coin could be replaced by the Mint after a coin had been issued for 25 years, a new series of coins including the dime, quarter and half dollar were designed and issued. The Barber Half Dollar, named for designer and Chief Mint Engraver Charles E. Barber. Although discussions and design competitions were held throughout ... Read More »
  • Standing Liberty Quarter

    Standing Liberty Quarter

  • Kennedy Half Dollar 1964 to 1970

    Kennedy Half Dollar 1964 to 1970

  • Roosevelt Dime 1946 to 1964

    Roosevelt Dime 1946 to 1964

  • Walking Liberty Half Dollar 1916 to 1947

    Walking Liberty Half Dollar 1916 to 1947