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US Coin Database

Checkist of all US Coins

The 1st US Government Mint in Philadelphia.

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2007 Denver Presidential
1921 Philadelphia Saint Gaudens Double Eagle
1922 Denver Peace Dollar
1945 Denver Liberty Walking Half Dollar
1945 Philadelphia Liberty Walking Half Dollar
1927 Denver Peace Dollar
1923 Denver Peace Dollar
1966 Philadelphia Lincoln Cent
2004 Philadelphia Jefferson
1809 Philadelphia Classic Head Cent


Coins of the United States dollar were first minted in 1792. New coins have been produced annually since then and they make up a valuable aspect of the United States currency system. Today, circulating coins exist in denominations of 1¢ (i.e. 1 cent or $0.01), 5¢, 10¢, 25¢, 50¢, and $1.00. All US Coinage (including bullion, commemoratives and proof coins) is produced by the United States Mint. Regular circulation coins are then sold to Federal Reserve Banks which in turn are responsible for putting coins into circulation and withdrawing them as demanded by the country's economy.

The word dollar evolved from the German word thaler, the name given to the first large-sized European silver coin.The silver dollar was first authorized by Congress in 1792 via the Coinage Act of 1792. Weight and fineness of the dollar were specified at 416 grains and .8924 fine (89.24%). Though authorized in 1792, the first circulating dollar coind did not appear until 1794. There were, however, half-dime's minted and circulated in 1792. Although the exact number is not known, it is believed that between 2,000 and 3,500 specimens of the 1792 half-dime were produced. Cents and Half-Cents then appeared in 1793, with dollars, half-dollars and more half-dimes appearing in 1794.



Recent Additions

1873 - Three Cent Silver - Philadelphia
2019 - Jefferson Monticello - San Francisco
2019 - Jefferson Monticello - Denver

Series

SeriesDatabase Count
All Items 4186
Barber Dime 75
Barber Half Dollar 73
Barber Quarter 74
Braided Hair Half Cent 17
Buffalo Nickel 64
Capped Bust Dime 20
Capped Bust Half Dime 9
Capped Bust Half Dollar 33
Capped Bust Half Eagle 38
Capped Bust Quarter 19
Capped Bust Quarter Eagle 20
Classic Head Cent 7
Classic Head Half Cent 13
Classic Head Half Eagle 8
Classic Head Quarter Eagle 12
Draped Bust Cent 12
Draped Bust Dime 10
Draped Bust Dollar 9
Draped Bust Half Cent 8
Draped Bust Half Dime 8
Draped Bust Half Dollar 8
Draped Bust Quarter 4
Early Half Dime 1
Eisenhower Dollar 24
Flowing Hair 6
Flowing Hair Half Dime 2
Flying Eagle Cent 3
Franklin Half Dollar 35
Gobrecht 1
Indian Cent 55
Indian Gold Eagle 35
Indian Head 55
Indian Princess Head Dollar 53
Indian Princess Head Three Dollar 73
Jefferson 150
Jefferson Liberty 4
Jefferson Monticello 34
Kennedy Half Dollar 183
Liberty Cap Left 1
Liberty Cap Right 9
Liberty Head Double Eagle 186
Liberty Head Eagle 220
Liberty Head Gold Dollar 23
Liberty Head Half Eagle 265
Liberty Head Nickel 34
Liberty Head Quarter Eagle 192
Liberty Walking Half Dollar 65
Lincoln Cent 280
Matron Head Large Cent 42
Mercury Dime 77
Morgan Dollar 96
Peace Dollar 24
Presidential 82
Roosevelt Dime 161
Sacagawea Dollar 57
Saint Gaudens Double Eagle 61
Seated Liberty Dime 119
Seated Liberty Dollar 47
Seated Liberty Half Dime 74
Seated Liberty Half Dollar 113
Seated Liberty Quarter 109
Seated Liberty Twenty Cent 7
Shield Nickel 17
Standing Liberty Quarter 37
Susan B Anthony Dollar 11
Three Cent Nickel 23
Three Cent Silver 24
Trade Dollar 24
Turban Head Eagle 11
Turban Head Half Eagle 14
Turban Head Quarter Eagle 8
Two Cent 9
Washington Quarter 409