New Discovery Half Cent at EAC

Chris McCawley of McCawley-Grellman Auctions had on display at the EAC Convention a recently discovered rare variety 1808 half cent. This rare coin surfaced...

Bim Gander, EAC Vice President

Bim Gander shares why EAC selected Portland for its host city for this year’s convention as well as why people become members of Early...

Byzantine Bronzes at EAC

Members of EAC are collectors of early American copper coins. Once you get the "copper bug" you find out that copper coins have been...

Video Tribute to Leon Hendrickson of Silvertowne

The 72nd anniversary CSNS Convention had a special moment during the annual numismatic gathering. There was a reunion of 9 different CSNS past presidents...

Crazy Precious Metal Markets and a robust Central States Show

By Steve Roach - http://www.steveroachonline.com/ First published in the May 16 issue of Coin World - http://www.coinworld.com/ As this is being written April 27, there is...

Coin Market Report: Hi-Yo Silver! Away!

By Kathleen Duncan - Pinnacle Rarities The recently attended Central States Numismatic Society's convention in Rosemont, IL exceeded expectations. We had a superb buying show,...

Uncirculated Serial Number One SF Red Seals bring $638,250 at CSNS...

World notes, obsoletes and error notes continue strong performance in April 27-May 2 CSNS auction in Rosemont, IL Heritage Auctions’ 2011 April Rosemont Central States...

US Coins: The $103,500 1862-S Eagle

Lost in the hubbub surrounding the recently-concluded Central States coin show and the Heritage auction held with it was a sale that I think...

Video News: A gathering of nine past presidents of CSNS

Central States Conventions always bring together some of the most important people in that coin collecting organization. This gathering of luminaries included nine past...

Central States Hits the Windy City!

By William Shamhart - NumismaticAmericana.com As you all know, I have a hard time writing, especially when I have a deadline. Since I have returned...

Legend Numismatics Market Report: THE CSNS SHOW

Hard to top this one. Our show started off spectacular when we were invited to purchase coins from a spectacular $4 million dollar Type...

Video News from Central States: Chris Karstedt Talk about the Stacks...

CoinWeek's continuing coverage of the 72nd Central States Numismatic Society Convention. At the CSNS Convention Chris Karstedt, Executive Vice President of Stacks Bowers, discusses...

CSNS Platinum Night U.S. Coin Auction Results Soar To Nearly $14...

Rare gold was the order of the night as Thursday's Platinum Night festivities at the 2011 April Rosemont CSNS Signature & Platinum Night US...

Video: Kevin Foley, Convention Chairman for the Central States Numismatic Society

CoinWeek is providing current Video coverage on the 72nd Annual Central States Numismatic Society Convention being held in Rosemomt, Ill this weekend April 27-30 Kevin...

Video News: CoinWeek Talks with Bob Brueggeman at CSNS PNG Day

Executive Director of the Professional Numismatists Guild talks about the PNG Day in conjunction with the Central States Numismatic Society Convention and why PNG...

Coin Profiles: Unique Proof 1823 O-111 Bust Half Dollar

In the 2011 April Rosemont CSNS Platinum Night US Coin Auction, Heritage Auctions offer several very rare proof bust halves. One of these is...

1914 San Francisco Serial No. One Federal Reserve Red Seal Set...

Important collections anchor almost 4,300 lots being offered April 27-29 and May 2 Heritage Auctions, the official auctioneer of the Central States Numismatic Society Show,...

Rare Coin Road Warrior with Vic Bozarth

In this month’s RCRW, (April 2011) I am going to discuss shows just concluded in March as well as upcoming shows in April and...

Coin Profile: Proof 1860 $20 Double Eagle

1860 $20 PR64 Cameo NGC. The Breen Proof Encyclopedia records something north of 30 complete gold proof sets minted for 1860, although the...

If they build it, they will come. My take on the...

By William Shamhart - Numismatic Americana I’ve been going to coin shows since the late 1970’s, close to 1000 total. From VFW halls to the...

Coin Show Market Report – When Less is More – BaltiMORE

By Dan Duncan - Pinnacle Rarities Few cities can rival Baltimore in its ability to provide the perfect venue for a coin show. The close...

Gold rarities, early proof specimens and S.S. Central America sunken treasure...

Conducted April 27-30 in conjunction with the Central States Numismatic Society Glittering gold rarities, including elite proof specimens and a double eagle that survived the...

The Spring Baltimore Coin Show Market Report

By Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics A NOMINATION FOR A NOBEL PEACE PRIZE Might sound s little extreme, but we can not say enough positives about...

Chinese Rarities Headline CICF World Coin Heritage Auction

More than 4,400 rare world and ancient coin lots from all corners of the world ready for auction, April 15-18, at the Chicago International...

THE SACRAMENTO ANA SHOW

The Legend Numismatic Market Report .....   Any locale where it takes a change of planes to get to will not draw the major dealers. You...

Rare Coin Road Warrior

Coin Show Reports by Viv Bozarth - Bozarth Numismatics Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, My name is Vic Bozarth and I am the Rare Coin Road Warrior....

Coin Profile: 1808 Quarter Eagle a Rare One-Year Type Coin

Johann Matthias (John) Reich was a Bavarian native who learned the engraving trade from his father, Johann Christian Reich. According to L. Forrer in...

Rare Fr. 1132-K 1918 $500 Federal Reserve Note Being Offered at...

A Fr. 1132-K 1918 $500 Federal Reserve Note graded PCGS Extremely Fine 45, one of only five known examples, is among the exceptional notes...

Rare Coin Road Warrior

By Vic Bozarth - Bozarth Numismatics In this month’s Rare Coin Road Warrior I will briefly discuss the strong bullion market and how it will...

PCGS Exhibits First Complete Set of Certified Proof $3 Gold in...

The first-ever complete set of certified proof U.S. $3 gold coins will be publicly displayed for the first time anywhere at the Professional Coin...