Gold & Silver PAC September 2017 e-Newsletter

By Scott Barman for the Gold & Silver PAC .....   Gold & Silver News From the Political Coordinator Hurricane Harvey has devastated southeast Texas. While Houston is...

September Ancient & World Coin Inventory from Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   New Inventory These six coins are just a sample of the 628 recent additions to our inventory. We have added new material...

Highlights from David Lawrence Rare Coins Sunday Internet Auction

By David Lawrence Rare Coins ...... David Lawrence Rare Coins' Sunday Internet Auction #977 offers a fantastic selection of 330 new items, 75 No Reserve lots...

Canadian Symbols Stand out on Latest Royal Canadian Mint Collector Coins

The Royal Canadian Mint's newest release of collector coins continues to showcase Canada through a striking combination of craftsmanship and innovation. Creative shapes, sophisticated...

Something for Everyone in Heritage’s Long Beach World and Ancient Coin...

On the heels of our Platinum Night auction in Denver just a month ago, we've pulled together another outstanding group of coins – nearly...

Krugerrand Font More Sophisticated Than One Might Think…

By South African Mint ......   “Visually distinct” and “enduringly memorable” are often terms associated with coins. But in this case, it happens to be something...

CoinWeek Podcast #78: Digging Out from Under Hurricane Harvey with Mike...

CoinWeek Podcast #78: Digging Out from Under Hurricane Harvey with Mike Fuljenz - Audio Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic...

Stack’s Bowers Offers Near-Gem 1908 Motto Indian Eagle in September Online...

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers ......   The 1908 Motto Indian eagle is among the most popular of the series. It was...

$10 Proof Fetches $66,275 at Rago Coin Auction

Rago Arts and Auction Center's Coins and Currency Auction on August 24 brought $319,674 USD in sales. Of the 459 lots of rare and ancient...

U. S. Mint Joins National Park Service on “Island of Hope”...

The United States Mint and the National Park Service (NPS) today launched the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program New Jersey quarter honoring Ellis Island,...

NGC Grades Likely Unique French Gold Pattern Coin

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified a likely unique French gold pattern that was submitted for grading at the recent ANA World’s Fair of...

Coin Grading Service Special Labels in the Postmodern Era

By David Schwager for CoinWeek .....   Buy the coin, not the slab. This is wise guidance, and a prudent collector needs to do more than read...

Perth Mint to Issue 1st Platinum Kangaroo Bullion Coin in 2018

For the first time in its 30-year history, Australia’s official bullion coin program will showcase the nation’s iconic kangaroo on three precious metals. Recognized as...

Ellis Island 2017 America the Beautiful 5oz Silver Coin Available Sept....

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2017 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin honoring Ellis Island (product code...

Whitman Publishing Releases Overview of So-Called Dollars

The third edition of MEGA RED (the Deluxe Edition of the Guide Book of United States Coins) includes a 10-page full-color appendix on So-Called...

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,...

NGC Certifies China 1911 Long Whisker Dragon Pattern Gold Dollar

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified an extremely rare China 1911 Long Whisker Dragon Pattern Gold Dollar. Graded NGC SP 63+, it is considered...

Minnesota Man Charged with Felony for Selling Counterfeit Coins

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets ..... A 28-year-old man from Waite Park, Minnesota, on September 25 is expected to respond to a felony charge...

Ancient Coin Profiles – Portrait of Alexander the Great

Macedonia, Philip II, struck under Philip III; Kolophon, c. 322 BC, Stater By Russell A. Augustin, AU Capital Management, LLC ......   With no mass media, ancient...

Grading Service Paper Money Guaranty Hires Gibraltar Coins’ Victor Ingraffia

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) has hired Victor Ingraffia, the founder and former CEO of Gibraltar Coins & Precious Metals in Clearwater, Florida, to join...

Two Cities Committed to Coins: NUMISMATA Berlin and NUMISMATA Frankfurt 2017

The time has come again for a numismatic fair in a class of its own. Coin and stamp enthusiasts get their money’s worth at...

Members of the Greater Houston Coin Club Take in the Aftermath...

This week, CoinWeek received two first-hand accounts from members of the Greater Houston Coin Club (GHCC), describing the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. If you...

Revered Around the World, Cobra & Scarab Depicted on Luxurious Collector...

Magnificent Life 2017 – Cobra Cook Islands. 5 Dollars 2017. Silver .999. 1 oz. 38.61 mm. Proof. Mintage: 999 pcs. Design: Coin Invest Trust. Mint: B....

World Coins – Bank of Latvia Issues New Collector Coin “Gold...

By Bank of Latvia ....   On Thursday, 31 August, the Bank of Latvia is issuing a new 20 euro gold collector coin "Gold Brooches: The...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 1, 2017: Fake Gold, Fake Coins,...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 1, 2017: Brain Food 1.) Scrooge McDuck and Switzerland For almost 400 years, kreuzers were probably the most important...

Coin Market In-Depth: Remembering the Apostrophe Sales, 1978-1990

By David Thomason Alexander for CoinWeek .....   The Background Numismatic auctions in the U.S. were an integral part of the coin collecting scene since the 1850s....

Hidden or Sleeping Rarities, Part 1: Copper Coins

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #382 An Ongoing Column by Greg Reynolds .....   The rarities that appear...

August Coin Highlights from MA-Shops.com

By MA-Shops.com ......   With more than 700,000 items, MA-Shops is the biggest Collector Online Mall for coins, banknotes and medals. Every day you will find...

Dillon Gage Metals Teams with China Great Wall

Dillon Gage Asia, a subsidiary of Dillon Gage Metals, one of the world’s largest precious metals wholesale firms, has entered into an agreement with...

In the Early Days of Stack’s: Growing up in a Numismatic...

By Harvey Stack - Co-Founder, Stack's Bowers Galleries .....   Benjamin and Norman Visit Stack's Benjamin and Norman Stack, brothers and my first cousins, were the sons...