The Rosen Numismatic Advisory – Part Two with Kathleen Duncan

Kathleen Duncan from Pinnacle Rarities and several other notable industry leaders were asked last month by The Rosen Numismatic Advisory to participate in the 38th...

MintProducts.com Announces New Coin Auction Division

MintProducts.com, an Online Retail Coin Store specializing in U.S. and World Coins, is happy to announce the formation of their new coin auction company...

GreatCollections co-founder Ian Russell Interviewed by Larry King

httpvh://youtu.be/XTHO47aew-E Ian Russell, owner and president of GreatCollections.com, sat down recently with broadcast legend and Emmy-nominee Larry King to discuss the hobby of coin collecting....

In Memoriam: David Queller, 1921-2014

By CoinWeek News Staff.... Noted pattern and dollar collector David Queller, of Boca Raton, Florida, passed away on December 24, 2014. He was perhaps best...

Heritage Auctions posts ‘best ever’ year in 2014 with almost $1...

Heritage Auctions posts ‘best ever’ $969+ million year in 2014 Tremendous growth in Rare Coins; steady expansion seen in Wine, Fine Art, Luxury Accessories, Comics...

Israel Recovers Ancient Coins Stolen from Site

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.... On December 31, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) announced that it had recovered over 800 ancient coins from the house...

Texas Coin Dealer Sentenced to 10 Years for Theft

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.... On December 18, Edwin Chauncey, the former owner and operator of Chauncey’s Rare Coins and Currency in Lubbock, TX, was...

Kid Coin Dealers Trade at US Mexican Numismatic Association Convention. VIDEO:...

Ali Frampton and Izzy Heath Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek....... You do not have to be an adult to be a coin dealer. Two young ladies at the...

Bernard von NotHaus Sentenced to Probation for Liberty Dollar Conviction

CoinWeek Staff Reports ....   Bernard von NotHaus, creator of the American Liberty Dollar (ALD), was sentenced to three years probation by a federal judge on...

Numismatic Crime: Developing a Tactical Mindset for Coin Dealers and Coin...

by Doug Davis Founder/President and Bryan Davis/Forensic Investigator ... Numismatic Crime Information Center ......... Numismatic crime continues to escalate and the chance of a dealer or...

Bernard von NotHaus, “Architect” of the Liberty Dollar to be Sentenced

Liberty Dollar creator and self proclaimed "monetary architect" Bernard von NotHaus, who was found guilty in US federal court in North Carolina on March...

Cybercriminal Sticks Up Sheriff’s Office, Demands Ransom to Be Paid in...

By CoinWeek News Staff .....   Dickson, Tennessee, a small city located about an hour to the southwest of Nashville, fell victim this month to a...

The Anatomy of a Coin Thief ….. A True Story

By Vic Bozarth - The Rare Coin Road Warrior ..... Dear Rare Coin Enthusiasts..... Many of you may have wondered what happened to Vic Bozarth-The Rare...

USMNA Convention Offers Larger Bourse & Counterfeit Seminars. VIDEO: 2:52

Cory Frampton, Executive Director, US Mexican Numismatic Association Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ The third annual USMNA Convention continues to grow in attendance and popularity with...

Numismatic Crime Alerts: 2014

Crimes related to numismatics know no boundaries and affects the numismatic industry around the world. Millions of dollars in numismatic items have been stolen...

Silver Market Tycoon Nelson Bunker Hunt Dead at 88

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.... “A billion dollars ain’t what it used to be.” So said Texas oil magnate Nelson Bunker Hunt after...

Central Virginia Coin Club President Jim Ransom (1943-2014)

by Charles Morgan for CoinWeek... James Jerome “Jim” Ransom, Sr., President of the Central Virginia Coin Club, died October 6 after suffering a massive heart...

Mexican Numismatic History: The 1811 Real de Catorce 8 Reales, An...

Mexican Numismatic History: The 1811 Real de Catorce 8 Reales... By Carlos Jara - Mexican Coin Company Our company was privileged to recently handle a specimen...

Mike Getlin: Google Killed Merit Gold

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   Last night I got an email from Mike Getlin, former Chief Executive Officer and Executive Vice President of...

193: The Year of Five Emperors

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz ....   The Death of Commodus IN RIDLEY SCOTT'S FILM GLADIATOR (2000), demented emperor Commodus (played by Joaquin Phoenix) is...

A Crown and Taler Man, Reflections on Dr. John S. Davenport

By David Thomason Alexander for CoinWeek.... Rarely does a single individual become identified so completely with any area of numismatics as did Dr. John S....

Baldwins Marketing Director Talks about Promoting Coins and Collectibles

Harriette Moore, Marketing, Baldwins & Sons, Ltd Interviewer: David Lisot for CoinWeek.com .......   What is it like to be involved in the promotion of one of...

Bill Motto: A Memoriam

by Douglas Winter  - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner………. A good guy passed away yesterday and I’d like to share some thoughts about him. William “Bill” Motto was the CEO...

CoinWeek Q&A with Former Congressman Mike Castle

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   Congressman Mike Castle served as governor of the state of Delaware from 1985 to 1992 and served almost 18...

As Legal Issues Mount, Merit Gold Customers Seek Relief

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek… In CoinWeek’s initial report on Merit Gold and Silver, we wrote that the Santa Monica City’s Attorney’s...

Interview with Designer of the 2015 Perth Mint Lunar Goat Gold...

With Steven Cochran The Coin Explorer at Gainesville Coins ………   The Coin Explorer recently had the chance to ask Perth Mint coin artist Natasha Muhl about being chosen to design...

Robert Galiette Talks About the Gilded Age Collection of $20 Liberty...

Robert Galiette, Collector Interviewer: Charles Morgan, CoinWeek.com....... Robert Galiette has assembled a complete collection of $20 Liberty gold Double Eagles almost all of which are in...

Ed Moy Honored at Standish Foundation 4 Children Event in Washington...

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek.... On Tuesday, September 9, Ed Moy, former Mint Director and author of American Gold & Platinum Eagles: A Guide to...

The Numismatourist Book Describes Numismatic Museums Around the World. VIDEO: 3:18

Howard Berlin, Ph.D., Author Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... Imagine traveling the world and going in all the great numismatic museums. That is just what Howard Berlin...

The Mugging of LaVere Redfield

by Jack Harpster - author of The Curious Life of Nevada’s LaVere Redfield: The Silver Dollar King This article is adapted from Reno, Nevada author...