This online exhibition from the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History is a great way to get an overview of the history and highlights of American coinage of all denominations. Based on flash animation, the photo close-ups and timeline navigation will dazzle you, if not educate you. "Legends" is the theme here, with sections on legendary gold coins, beautiful coins, first-of-their-kind coins, and numismatic aberrations. Well done and fun!
For more than 25 years, Richard Doty was entrusted with the keys to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History’s legendary coin vault, which houses some of the most important coins in the world. Doty’s “America’s Money, America’s… Read more »