World Coins – Pobjoy Mint Issues 2016 Blue Titanium Emperor Penguin...

Issued on behalf of the British Antarctic Territory with a mintage of only 5,000 coins Pobjoy Mint is pleased to announce the release of the...

ANA Offering Counterfeit Detection Course at January FUN Show

By CoinWeek News Staff....   The American Numismatic Association (ANA) School of Numismatics will be offering a two-day course on detecting counterfeit and altered coins January...

America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin™ – Blue Ridge...

The United States Mint will open sales for the 2015 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin - Blue Ridge Parkway (product code...

PCGS Set Registry: Collectors New App, New Features

New PCGS App takes Set Building Mobile... Thanks to a brand-new app from Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS), collectors can manage their coin collections from...

Rare 1652 Oak Tree Three Pence Coin Discovered In Great Britain....

Stephen Fenton, St. James’s Auctions Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ One of America’s rarest and most desirable collector coins was discovered buried in Sherwood Forest in Great...

PCGS Gives Congressmen A Close Look At Counterfeiting Problems

During June 27, 2012 meetings with numismatic leaders in Washington, DC, influential U.S. Congressmen and congressional staff members learned about rare coin authentication and...

Japanese Proof Collection Star of Heritage NYINC 2017 Signature Auction

Japanese Meiji Year 13 (1880) proof coins - possibly the most complete set in the world - will be auctioned in Heritage Auctions' World...

The Royal Mint’s Wedding Gold and Silver Coin Set – ...

“With this ring I thee wed, this gold and silver I thee give: with my body I thee worship: and with all my worldly...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The ANA Rarities Night, Part 2:...

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #123 ......   On Thursday, Aug. 9th,...

Tampa Bay Coin Club Appeals to Collectors of All Ages in...

Hugh Taggert, Vice President, Tampa Bay Coin Club, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. Tampa Bay has one of the most active coin clubs in America. Club...

Bullion Exchanges Announces New Canadian Coin Series – “Canada the Great”

Niagara Falls - Canada the Great Series, 10 oz Silver Coins By Bullion Exchanges .........   Bullion Exchanges and the Royal Canadian Mint announce a joint effort...

Tips for New Collectors Joining the Numismatic Community

By Douglas LePre – Senior Portfolio Manager at Blanchard and Company, Inc ....   Oh, you're a coin dealer? What should I collect? This is a question...

U.S. Mint to Release 2015 America the Beautiful Quarters Uncirculated Coin...

The United States Mint will open sales for the 2015 America the Beautiful Quarters Uncirculated Coin Set (product code NE2) on April 22 at...

Collecting Three Cent Nickels

News and Analysis of scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #53 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds ......   More than 20 years ago, there was...

Ancient Coin Profiles: Roman Imperial Silver Denarius – Caligula & Agrippina...

Overview: Caligula long ago entered the popular imagination as an archetype of the sadistic and depraved Roman emperor. From a distance of almost 2,000 years,...

New Book on French Coinage Made for American Colonies out Jan....

By Colonial Coin Collectors Club....   On January 3, 2016, the Colonial Coin Collectors Club (C4) will release Sydney F. Martin’s latest book, French Coinage Specifically...

So-Called Dollars Debut in Whitman Mega Red Book

Deluxe Edition of The Guide Book of U.S. Coins will showcase So-Called Dollars By Jeff Shevlin ......   According to Kenneth Bressett, editor for the Red Book,...

Public CCAC Meeting Scheduled for March 5

Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135(b)(8)(C), the United States Mint announces the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) public meeting scheduled for...

Early American Gold Coins “Regulated” by Brasher Certified by NGC

Regulated Chile 1751So J 8 Escudos with a clip that reduced the weight to 26.358 grams and the denomination to $15. The coin was...

Royal Canadian Mint Celebrates FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015

From June 6 to July 5, 2015, Canadians will have the world’s best female soccer teams playing right in their own backyards as six...

Eye Appeal Rules Current Rare Coin Market

By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   The market has become nearly obsessed with eye appeal and quality. The rare coin market evolves over time and...

Damaged Rio Olympics Medals Soil Athletes’ Memories of 2016

About 130 medals rusted, spotted or falling apart By CoinWeek News Staff ....   A lot was made last year of the failure of host country Brazil...

The Pogue Family Coin Collection, Part 10 – Gem Capped...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #299 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Coin Collecting and Numismatics – Thoughts on Rarity, Part 2

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers....   Click Here for Part 1 In this article I continue my thoughts on rarity by stating that you cannot...

Paper Money Guaranty Grades 1,000,000 Notes

  Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) has announced that it has graded its 1 millionth note. It is the first third-party paper money grading service to...

World Coins – “Honey” Wins Innovative Design Competition

By Bank of Latvia ....   The design concept "Honey" by industrial designer Artūrs Analts has been awarded the first prize in the competition for the...

2017 U.S. Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set Available Jan....

Sales will open for the 2017 United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set™ (product code 17AP) on January 5 at noon Eastern...

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...

CoinWeek Podcast #11 – Coins in Video Games

CoinWeek Assistant Editor Hubert Walker delves into the world of video games for this episode of the CoinWeek Podcast. Doesn't sound numismatic to...

Second Half Of Slaney Collection of English Coins Finally Coming to...

Spink sold the first half of the Slaney Collection of English coins in May 2003. The sale was a great success, many records were...