The Annotated 2015 March of Dimes Commemorative Design Candidates

from the CoinWeek news desk.... Michael White of the United States Mint Office of Corporate Communications forwarded CoinWeek an annotated list of candidate designs for the...

The Coin Analyst: U.S. Mint Update

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek   The U.S. Mint Comments on the Matter of Baseball Hall of Fame Coin Shipping Delays   LG- “As best I can tell orders placed...

Baseball Hall of Famer “Goose” Gossage Visits Denver Mint

Baseball Hall of Famer "Goose" Gossage Visits Denver Mint.... Hall of Fame Pitcher Richard "Goose" Gossage stopped by the Denver Mint on May 13 to promote...

Fall of Berlin Wall Coin Issued by Austrian Mint

Fall of Berlin Wall Coin commemorates to a pivotal point in European history.   June 25, 2014 marks a significant milestone in global history as it was...

New Royal Canadian Mint Catalog Released

New Royal Canadian Mint coins are preserving ever more chapters in Canadian history as the Mint announces its latest collector products. These include fine...

The Coin Analyst: Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Prices Move...

The Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Program continues to perform well in the secondary market. Will this trend continue? By Louis Golino for CoinWeek Modern commemorative...

Cup-Shaped FIFA World Cup Coins Offered by Monnaie de Paris

The Monnaie de Paris debuts FIFA World Cup Coins.... The U.S. Mint's National Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Program is heading towards a sell...

The Real Diehl: The Inside Story of the Sacagawea Dollar, Part...

The Real Diehl is a weekly column by former United States Mint Director Philip N. Diehl, exclusively for CoinWeek ……….. This is the third in a series of articles in...

Central Bank of Ireland issues Battle of Clontarf coin

The Central Bank of Ireland will launch today (30 April 2014) a €20 limited edition Gold Proof collector coin to mark the 1000th anniversary...

Royal Mint Unveils Plans for First Visitor’s Center

On April 24, The Royal Mint has today unveiled plans to develop a visitor centre at its headquarters in south Wales. For the first time...

Commemorative Coin Stories: 1982 George Washington Half Dollar

By David Provost for CoinWeek..... Author's note: My intention for this series of “stories” is to present lesser known information about the US commemorative coins series...

The Coin Analyst: Interview with Ing Ing Jong, Perth Mint Coin...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek.com Ing Ing Jong, a Perth Mint coin designer, recently discussed with me her experience as a coin designer and her...

200th Anniversary of the Carabinieri Celebrated with New 2 Euro Coin

The Italian Mint has announced the release of a 2 euro coin celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the Carabinieri. The coin was revealed on...

Rare Frosted Freedom Platinum Eagle Variety Offered by GreatCollections

Coin is second discovered from a total mintage of 21 coins.  Unique at PCGS. A scarce production proof error, acknowledged by the U.S. Mint, is...

The Royal Mint Unveils 300th Anniversary of the Death of Queen...

The Royal Mint has revealed precious metal variants of the 300th Anniversary of the Death of Queen Anne UK £5 coin. Queen Anne’s reign is one of...

The Coin Analyst: CCAC Recommends New Reverse Design for American Silver...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ………..  Editor's Note: A complete rundown of designs considered by the CCAC are included at the bottom of this article. On April 8 the...

The Real Diehl: An Insider’s View of the Mint: Launching the...

The Real Diehl is a weekly column by former United States Mint Director Philip N. Diehl, exclusively for CoinWeek....   The U.S. Mint works closely with the Federal Reserve,...

The Coin Analyst: 2014 Baseball Commemorative Coins Market Q & A

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ........... 1. How much are the 2014 Baseball Commemorative Coins graded at the Baltimore Whitman Expo last week selling for?...

2014 Baseball Hall of Fame Commemoratives: I Bought a Modern Coin…and...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner………. Those of you who know my numismatic taste knows that it tends to run to coins dated 1890 and earlier, and...

Shenandoah National Park Quarter Goes on Sale Today

The United States Mint is now offering business strike Shenandoah National Park quarters from the Philadelphia, Denver, and San Francisco mints. The new Shenandoah issue...

The Coin Analyst: Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Launch a...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   March 27, when sales of the 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame commemorative coin series began, will be remembered as an exciting but...

Ike Group Announces Eisenhower Dollar DIVA Coin Catalog. Video: 2:32

Andy Oskam, President, Ike Group Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......... Eisenhower dollars continue to be a collecting series of interest to collectors especially to members of the...

Brooks Robinson Talks About Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin. VIDEO:...

Brooks Robinson, National Baseball of Fame Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......... A lot of people are involved with the new baseball commemorative coin being produced by the...

Young Collector Buys First Baseball Commemorative Coin. VIDEO: 2:01

Cole Bank, Collector Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ The line stretched out of the building as folks queued up to purchase the new Baseball Hall of Fame...

Coin Collecting: Changing Trends in Numismatics-A Brief History

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. The market for modern coins has exploded in the last decade. Coin collecting...

2014 United States Mint Proof Sets Available March 25

Sales for the 2014 United States Mint Proof Set (product code P16) will open March 25 at noon Eastern Standard Time (EST). Orders will be...

NGC has Expanded CrossOver Service to include MS70, PF70 and SP70...

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC), the world’s largest third-party coin grading and authentication service, has announced that it will now accept CrossOver submissions of coins...

The Coin Analyst: 2014 Fortuna Redux and Other Notable World Coin...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ………..  1.) Fortuna Redux revisited Last year perhaps the most unusual and innovative world coin ever issued was made by the Mint of Poland...

Royal Canadian Mint Congratulates Canada’s Paralympic Team with Lucky Loonies

Lucky Loonies being sent to communities as thanks for supporting their medal-winning Paralympic athletes The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to congratulate the Canadian Paralympic...

2014 Native American Dollars Go On Sale this Week

On Thursday, March 20, 2014, the United States Mint will begin to offer rolls, bags, and boxes of 2014 Native American dollars struck at...