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Louis Armstrong Gold Coin Commemorative-Some Are Still Available

Louis Armstrong, the legendary jazz trumpeter and vocalist, has been commemorated on a 1 oz Gold Commemorative Arts Medal. This medal was released in 1982 as part of the Gold Commemorative Arts Medals series, which spanned from 1980 to 1984. Here are the highlights of … Continue reading

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Rare Louis Armstrong 1 oz and Marion Anderson Gold 1/2 Oz. Gold Medallions

Legislation was passed to produce a 5 year series of 1 oz. and 1/2 gold medallions that  would honor American Artists. Marion Anderson and Louis Armstrong were part of this program which began in 1980. These are not legal tender. … Continue reading

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