Did You Know? – In What Year did the US Mint Add Mint Marks to Their Coins?



Mint marks have long been a staple in coins for the better part of the last 100 years and they help determine where production took place of the very pocket change you hold daily. But when exactly was the first year the US Mint added physical mint marks on coins?

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16 thoughts on “Did You Know? – In What Year did the US Mint Add Mint Marks to Their Coins?

  1. Leland West May 21, 2018 at 10:40 am

    1797 w half cent

  2. Shirl Bussman May 21, 2018 at 10:40 am

    Another great informational video. Thanks BR.

  3. Garfield Heights Coin Club May 21, 2018 at 10:40 am

    The law was passed in 1835, 8 mints in total. Can you name them all?

  4. Tomoko's Enterprize May 21, 2018 at 10:40 am

    Neat ! I didn't know that. Great info my friend. Who makes the ones with no mark ? Dumb Canuck here.

  5. Mark Rossman May 21, 2018 at 10:40 am

    Didn't the Dahlonega, Georgia mint start in 1838 also…for gold coins?

  6. Sheila L art May 21, 2018 at 10:40 am

    Did not know that, thanks for the information!

  7. James Marler May 21, 2018 at 10:40 am

    Good video 👍

  8. Bill 457 May 21, 2018 at 10:40 am

    I thought the 2 cent piece was the first penny with a mint mark

  9. Bad Danny May 21, 2018 at 10:40 am

    Some good information Blue Ridge I enjoy watching your videos and I learn from your videos keep up the good work be safe friend

  10. Memory Rinehart May 21, 2018 at 10:40 am

    Blue R. Did you ever give a report on the coin show you attended? Would like to hear about it.

  11. Crown Collector May 21, 2018 at 10:40 am

    Seated Liberty, now that's a real coin right there.

  12. Ace freley May 21, 2018 at 10:40 am

    50,000 subs wow!! I was with you when you had under 2,000 Subs. Congratulations you deserve it your videos are awesome and very informative I've learned a lot from you. Dave from Maine

  13. Ace freley May 21, 2018 at 10:40 am

    Beautiful coins!! Dave from Maine

  14. Alberto Cardenas Padilla May 21, 2018 at 10:40 am

    Thanks for teaching us a lot i like your videos do one live stream.

  15. Kids Holzwarth May 21, 2018 at 10:40 am

    First

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