Ancient Coins – The Wealth of the Persian Empire

By Russell A. Augustin, AU Capital Management, LLC The Colosseo Collection of Ancient Coins ......   Thanks to intelligent political leadership and forward-thinking approaches to governing, the...

Ask a Grader with Ron Drzewucki: Toned Coins

Ever wondered what grading coins is like? Modern Coin Wholesale's Ron Drzewucki gives CoinWeek the inside scoop By CoinWeek ....   Welcome back for the second installment...

The Marvelous Pogue Family Coin Collection, Part 22: Epic Sales in...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #375 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   The vast majority...

The Marvelous Pogue Family Coin Collection, Part 21: Copper Type Coins...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #374 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   For new collectors...

Domed Commemorative Naismith Basketball Coin Bill Reintroduced to Congress

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Act (H.R. 1235), commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Basketball...

Teen Weirdo Emperor: The Coinage of Elagabalus

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz ....   ... sport with the passions and prejudices of his subjects, and to subvert every law of nature...

CoinWeek Podcast #58: Hubert Walker on Kareem, Coins, CCAC, and Congress

CoinWeek Podcast #58: Hubert Walker on Kareem, Coins, CCAC, and Congress - Audio Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or...

Legend Market Report – Final February Report

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   WHAT AN EXPLOSIVE WEEK BOOM goes the dynamite! What a week we had. It was like going from 0...

Return to Bicentennial Coinage: Silver Business Strike Edition

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   One of the first pieces that we wrote for CoinWeek discussed Bicentennial quarters. In it, we...

The Marvelous Pogue Family Coin Collection, Part 20: Overview of the...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #373 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   The fifth in...

CoinWeek Podcast #57: The 1982-D Washington Half Dollar & The...

CoinWeek Podcast #57:  The 1982-D Washington Half Dollar & The Birth of the Modern Commemorative Coin Era Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free...

Legend Market Report – Long Beach Report

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   THIS REPORT CONTAINS OBSERVATIONS AND FACTS FROM LEGEND NUMISMATICS AND LEGEND AUCTIONS BUSINESS AND OBSERVATIONS AT THE SHOW....

US Coins – Pogue Sale Part V: The Landmark Hines 1799...

By Q. David Bowers - Stack's Bowers ....   Fact: The most popular American series to collect by die varieties is copper cents from 1793 to...

Why the European Coin Market Is Better Than the U.S.

Europe has a modern, innovative and thriving coin market. Here’s why By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   On Monday, I received a call from a friend...

Precious Metals Markets – Gold Continues to Hold Steady

Commentary for Tuesday, February 21, 2017 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed virtually unchanged today down $0.20...

1843-O Liberty Seated Quarters and the Eliasberg-Gardner Coin

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #372 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   Only one currently...

CCAC Discusses 2019 ATB Quarters, OSS Gold Medal at Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) held a short public meeting on February 15 to discuss themes for the...

Ancient Coins – The Sacred Stone of Kaunos Coinage

By Russell A. Augustin, AU Capital Management, LLC The Colosseo Collection ......   Kaunos was a prominent trading center in Asia Minor alongside Lycia and Caria. It...

Gold Markets – Gold Continues to Rise

Commentary for Thursday, February 16, 2017 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed up $8.50 at $1,241.60 today....

U.S. Coin Patterns for Less Than $5,000 Each, Part 5: “Standard...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #371 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   It is not...

The Origin of Specie: How Gold and Silver Became Money

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz ....   ...And unto Sarah he said, Behold, I have given thy brother a thousand pieces of silver. --Genesis, 20:16 ABIMELECH,...

Legend Market Report – Pre Super Bowl Week

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   EVERYONE WATCHES FOOTBALL Okay, maybe for a few hours on Sunday the coin community went really quiet. It was...

US Mint News – Gold Eagles, Proof Silver Eagle and Boys...

Boys Town Centennial commemorative coins available March 9, Mint Announces Pricing By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   The United States Mint has announced its numismatic program...

Fresh Extremely Fine 1943 Copper Cent in Goldberg Pre-Long Beach Auction

1943 Lincoln 1C PCGS EF45 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin...

Ancient Coins – Elephants on Ancient Coinage

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz ....   STRONG, INTELLIGENT AND LONG-LIVED - yet surprisingly gentle - elephants have long exerted a powerful hold over...

First Impressions from the Berlin World Money Fair

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   This week, I’ll be living out of my suitcase. First stop Berlin for the World Money Fair and then...

Gold and Silver Markets – Gold Settles for Quiet Weekly Finish

Commentary for Monday, February 6, 2016 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed up $1.40 at $1,220.80 USD...

Coin Board Collecting – Special Book Offer

By David W. Lange - www.coincollectingboards.net ....   Time flies, and there are now three titles now published under the PennyBoard Press imprint: Coin Collecting Boards...

World Coins -The Early Coinage Of Costa Rica

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   Mention Costa Rica, and images of natural beauty, rain forests and a popular retirement destination for Americans comes to mind. Like most small...

American Innovation $1 Coin Program Reintroduced to Congress

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On January 31, 2017, the American Innovation $1 Coin Act (H.R. 770) was reintroduced, this time...