Italian Mint Celebrates Cinema Star Totò on New 5 Euro Bimetallic...

By the Italian Mint ......   Totò, stage name of Antonio de Curtis, is among the most famous Italian actors of the 20th century. Totò masterly...

Classic US Coins – So You’ve Decided to Collect Dahlonega Gold…

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   The Dahlonega Mint opened in 1838 as a result of the North Georgia Gold Rush. The...

World Paper Money – New Australian $10 Banknote Enters Circulation

By Reserve Bank of Australia ..... The new Australian $10 banknote entered general circulation on Wednesday, September 20, following the release of the new $5...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions Regency XXIII to Be Largest Yet

Legend Rare Coin Auctions (LRCA) has just put the finishing touches on the cataloging of the Regency Auction XXIII to be held on the...

New World Commemorative Coins Honor Queen Elizabeth II’s Sapphire Jubilee

2017 Royal Cypher – Queen’s Sapphire Jubilee Celebrating the first ever Sapphire Jubilee of a British Monarch Beautiful Cypher of HM Queen Elizabeth II...

$21.5+ Million Changes Hands in Heritage Auctions’ Long Beach Coin, Currency...

More than $21.5 million worth of U.S. coins, world & ancient coins and currency changed hands during Heritage Auctions' as more than 99 percent...

PMG Certifies Rare People’s Republic of China 10,000 Yuan Banknote

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) has certified a rare, high-denomination banknote from the early years of the People’s Republic of China. The 1951 10,000 Yüan...

British Halfpenny Imitations Minted and Circulated in New York Before 1800

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #385 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds .....   Imitation British halfpennies were...

Islamic Coins on MA-Shops

By Joël van Dam - Owner of Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ...... When is a coin an Islamic coin? Before we can answer this question we should...

US Mint News: First Look at American Eagle Palladium Bullion Coin

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   On Wednesday, September 20, Michael White, of the Office of Corporate Communications for the United States Mint shared the first...

New Swiss Commemorative Gold Coin, Christmas Coin Set Released

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On September 14, 2017, the Federal Mint Swissmint opened sales for a new gold collector coin commemorating the famous...

The Mnuchin M’neuver: Treasury Secretary’s Recent Gaffes Part of Larger Story?

Tubman on the Twenty might not be a priority, but what does he want with Ft. Knox? By CoinWeek ....   Former Goldman Sachs banker and current...

NGC Ancients: Dates on Ancient Greek Coins

Many clues help narrow down the date ranges of coins minted more than 2,000 years ago At NGC Ancients, often we are asked: How do...

A New Book for the Serious Coin Collector: Inside the Rare...

By Dennis Tucker - Publisher, Whitman Publishing ......   “Buy the book before the coin” is good, solid, often-quoted advice for newcomers to the hobby. Frankly,...

U.S. Mint Launches New Palladium Bullion Coin Sept. 25

The United States Mint has announced that it will begin sales of a one-ounce American Eagle Palladium Bullion Coin to Authorized Purchasers on September...

World Paper Money Auctions – Collection of Persian Banknotes Offered by...

Spink are very excited by the prospect of selling a stunning collection of Persian paper money banknotes: The Shamshir and Lion Collection on the...

David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction #979 Now Open

By David Lawrence Rare Coins ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #979 offers a fantastic selection of 340 new items, 130 No Reserve lots and 45...

Coin Board News – Number 44

By David W. Lange - www.coincollectingboards.net ....   For Collectors of Antique Coin Boards Number 44 — Fall 2017 SHOPPING TIME! Fortune shined on my enterprise during the past...

Legend Coin Market Report – Mid-September Report

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   SHOWS NOT NEEDED Not really, but it's nice to have no pressure to travel and worry about being here...

Gold Markets Report: Gold Made up Its Mind – For Now

Commentary for Monday, September 18, 2017 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed down $14.10 at $1,306.30 today....

Counterfeit Coins Detection: California Fractional Gold

A few helpful tips can make sure you never get fooled by these sometimes deceptive fantasy pieces Period Three back-dated BG-1301A listed in California...

Aftermarket Sets Keep Coin Collectors on Their Toes

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com ......   Have you ever heard of a 1984 Denver Prestige Collector’s Set? I hadn’t either, but that’s exactly what coin dealer...

Kolbe & Fanning Announce Oct. 7 Auction of Numismatic Books

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers announce our Sale 147, which will be held on October 7, 2017. The 500-lot sale features selections from the...

Heritage Long Beach US Coins Auction Exceeds $9.1 Million Sold

Eighteenth-century copper coinage was the featured attraction as the September 7-10 Long Beach Signature Auction raised close to $9.2 million USD for its consignors....

World Premiere: Active Ancient Coin Pedigree Links from Sixbid and Ex-Numis

Together with Sixbid, Ex-Numis, the expert in finding lost provenances of ancient coins, has developed a new feature that gives the bidder absolute security...

Whitman Publishing Releases Expanded New Guide Book of Lincoln Cents

Whitman Publishing has released an expanded, updated second edition of its best-selling Guide Book of Lincoln Cents, a popular entry in the Bowers Series...

World Coin News – Final Issue in Penguin Series Released by...

Falklands 50p Penguin Series - The Magellanic Penguin Final 50 pence piece of the four-coins set! Complete your collector’s album! Cupro Nickel ‘Diamond Finish’...

Auction 978 from David Lawrence Rare Coins Closes Sunday

By David Lawrence Rare Coins ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #978 offers a fantastic selection of 430 new items, 65 No Reserve lots and 23...

Commentary: Coin Market Isn’t Cooling Down This Fall

Yellow metal's acceleration is drawing gold bugs back to the market By Jim Bisognani - NGC Contributor ........   Cooler temperatures at night here in New England...

CIT: Latest Coin in Summit Series Commemorates Mt. Everest

Cook Islands. 25 Dollars 2017. Silver .999. 5 oz. 65 mm. BU. Mintage: 777 pcs. Design: Coin Invest Trust. Mint: B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The...