• Largest Silver Mines in the World

    Largest Silver Mines in the World

    We’ve taken some time to write an article detailing the largest silver mines in the world. These behemoths make up 35%+ of the silver mined in the entire world. If you are looking to invest in silver mines you might want to start researching one of these. As with any business over the last few years, silver mining has seen gains and declines which means defining even the “top 10″ silver mines is a rapidly shifting landscape. However, several silver mines are consistently at the top of the charts, mining some 35% of the world’s silver mining production. Here’s a quick list (in no particular order.) BHT Billiton (Cannington) Queensland, Australia – Produced some 5% of the world’s mining supply with ~39 million ounces in 2012. Also the world’s largest lead mine. Pan American Silver (Canada) Peru, Bolivia, Mexico, Argentina – Although based in Canada, Pan American’s silver mine in Alamo ... Read More »
  • How much is a silver quarter worth?

    How much is a silver quarter worth?

  • Where Should I Buy Silver?

    Where Should I Buy Silver?

  • Most Popular Silver Bullion

    Most Popular Silver Bullion

  • How much is a silver dime worth?

    How much is a silver dime worth?

  • 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 »
  • Capped Bust Quarter 1815 to 1838

    Capped Bust Quarter 1815 to 1838

  • Franklin Half Dollar 1948 to 1963

    Franklin Half Dollar 1948 to 1963

  • Seated Liberty Dime 1891 to 1937

    Seated Liberty Dime 1891 to 1937

  • Kennedy Half Dollar 1964 to 1970

    Kennedy Half Dollar 1964 to 1970