Ancient Coins – Zeus, the King of the Gods

By Russell A. Augustin, AU Capital Management, LLC The Colosseo Collection ......   Depending on who was in control at the time, the electrum coinage of Phokaia...

Rare Gold Coins under $5000 Each, Part 11: ‘With Motto’ Liberty...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #369 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   Liberty Head half...

Gold Kilo Proof Coin Worth £49,995 to Celebrate Queen Elizabeth II’s...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Queen Elizabeth II will celebrate 65 years on the throne come February 6 - the first British ruler to...

Legend Numismatics Hot Topics & Market Report – Coin Values &...

By Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics .......   Great Coins Bring Great Prices IT MIGHT BE WINTER BUT THE HEAT IS ON! Last week was a highly unexpected...

Opinion: The PCGS and NGC Dust Up Shows Market Realities

Image Composite: Heritage Auctions | Ron Drzewucki | CoinWeek By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   On January 17, NGC Chairman Mark Salzberg published an...

Classic U.S. Coins for Less Than $500 Each, Part 27: Capped...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #368 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   This discussion of...

Changing of the Guard at United States Mint

Jeppson out, Motl in as Acting Director of the Mint By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   According to Michael White at the Office of Corporate Communications...

US Mint News – Lions Club 1st Day Sales, Update on...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Lions Club 1st Day Sales The United States Mint released first-day sales figures today for the 2017 Lions Club International...

Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali Commemorative Coin Bill Introduced

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On January 13, a bill to commemorate the achievements--both in and out of the ring--of American boxing legend Muhammad...

First 2017 ATB Quarter, Platinum Eagle Bullion Coin Among Upcoming U.S....

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   The United States Mint recently added several new products to their online schedule for the month of February. First up...

Design Recommendations Considered for 2019-20 Native American $1 Coins

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) held a public meeting earlier today on Tuesday, January 17, via teleconference. On...

Everybody’s Got One: Opinions Vary on 2017 American Liberty Gold Coin

Editor's Commentary by Charles Morgan .....   The United States Mint released images of the 2017 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin on Tuesday, January 12,...

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series: Sphinxes on Ancient Coins

The business of a sphinx is to be mysterious By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek ....   ...somewhere in sands of the desert A shape with lion body and...

Promising First Day Sales for 2017 Gold, Silver U.S. Bullion Coins

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Monday, January 9 saw the release of the United States Mint's 2017 line of gold and silver bullion coins...

They Also Ran: Campaign Medals of Forgotten Candidates

By David Thomason Alexander for CoinWeek ....   The continuous drumbeat of politics throughout the United States in 2015-2016 should have directed collectors to one of...

Healthy Prices Realized for FUN Platinum Night Auction Coins

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #366 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   During or just...

For Coins, This Is a Postmodern Era (or, R.I.P. The Modern...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Don’t worry. This isn’t an essay on literary theory, or some nostalgic lament. Instead, we’d like...

The Vienna Philharmonic Gold Bullion Coin and the Austrian Mint

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   Question: Which bullion coins have face values denominated in euros? Well, let’s start by seeing how many European...

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series: Janus, God of January

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek ....   ANCIENT ROMANS KNEW even less about the prehistoric origins of their religion than we do, since we have knowledge...

1905-S Dimes Overlooked: Superb Coin in 2017 FUN Auction

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #365 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   On January, 4,...

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series: Bridges on Ancient Coins

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek ....   ROMANS WERE PROUD of their bridges, some of the most spectacular feats of ancient engineering. The high priest of...

Spanish Empire “Royal” Potosí Mint 1652 Eight Reales Silver Coin to...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #364 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   In the upcoming...

Market Whimsy: Of Hoards and Buried Treasure

By Charles Morgan with Hubert Walker .....   Charles and Hubert's column Market Whimsy, which originally appeared in the American Numismatic Association (ANA) magazine The Numismatist, won...

Q. David Bowers – Dr. Richard G. Doty: A Reminiscence

By Q. David Bowers - Stack's Bowers ....   Dr. Richard G. (“Dick”) Doty was a personal friend of mine for many years and was widely...

So You’ve Decided to Collect Carson City Gold…

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ......   Congratulations on your decision. I’m sure you’ve given this a lot of thought and I’d like to...

Legend Market Report – The PCGS Invitational

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   THE UNEXPECTED Yet again, another PCGS Invitational has turned out to be a better show for us then one...

Gem MS-68 1924 Standing Liberty Quarters in FUN Auction

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #363 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   Two newsworthy 1924...

Gold and Silver Markets – Gold Closes Lower

Commentary for Tuesday, December 20, 2016 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed down $9.10 today at $1,133.60...

Liberty Coin Service: White-Tailed Buck in Front of Pictured Rocks...

By Liberty Coin Service ...... Out of 13 possible designs, the one featuring a white-tailed buck in front of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore was by...

Coin Photography – A Picture’s Worth a Thousand Words or at...

Digital photography is one of the key tools for the business of numismatics By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   The earliest regular auction...