Legend Rare Coin Auctions Strong Regency XVII Sale Points to Uptick...

By CoinWeek Staff Reports .....   On Thursday, May 19 at Harrah’s New Orleans Hotel and Casino, Legend Rare Coin Auctions conducted the 17th in its...

The Three Kings: The Proof-Only Double Eagles Dated 1883, 1884 and...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ......   Continuing my fascination with Proof-only issues, I’d like to discuss the rare Proof-only double eagles dated 1883, 1884 and...

Gem 1914 Quarter Eagle Featured in ANA World’s Fair of Money...

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers .....   Among the many jewels to be offered in the upcoming Stack's Bowers auction at the...

Stack’s Bowers: Results of May 2016 Rarities Night Coin Auction

As a fitting complement to their offering of the D. Brent Pogue Collection, Part IV, the Stack’s Bowers Galleries and Sotheby’s May 25, 2016,...

The Marvelous Pogue Family Coin Collection, part 19: Most Dynamic Half...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #334 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

US Gold Coins – What Are the Three Rarest Carson City...

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com ......   Of the three denominations of gold coins struck at the Carson City Mint, perhaps the most popular to collect...

Pogue Family Coin Collection Part 18 – Half Dollars and Bust...

News and Analysis regarding coins, markets, and the coin collecting community #332 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds   The fourth in a series of auctions of...

Pogue IV Auction Sells 61 Coins, Surpasses $16 Million

1795 $1 and Proof 1833 $5 Both Sell For Over $1 Million Part IV of the D. Brent Pogue Collection, offered by Stack’s Bowers Galleries...

Commemorative Coins – Charles Barber’s Influence on the Classic US Commems

By Dan Duncan – Pinnacle-Rarities ......   The works of Charles Barber’s career weren’t fully appreciated until after his death. His coinage was considered pedestrian...

Coin Collecting Strategies – The Newbie’s Lament, What Should I...

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ......   For new collectors of vintage United States gold coins, one of the most puzzling questions to ask...

Coin Expert Advice – Ten Tips For Selling Your Coins

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ....... As someone who sells a lot of coins, I have some selling tips/tricks/thoughts that I’d like to share. 1. Don’t...

PCGS: The 1822 Half Eagle – The Most Legendary Rarity in...

By Ron Guth - Professional Coin Grading Service ......   Of all the U.S. numismatic rarities, the 1822 Half Eagle is one of the purest. It was...

Daniel Frank Sedwick’s The Cob Report – The SS Central America:...

By Cori Sedwick Downing - Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ......   Lot 239, Sedwick Treasure Auction #19 Rarely does one random event lead to so much mayhem...

Building an Almost Uncirculated, Complete Type Set of Half Eagles (U.S....

 News and Analysis regarding scarce coins,  markets, and the coin collecting community #331 A Weekly Analytical CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds ....... There are eight design...

Legend Auctions: Four Gold Coins to Watch (and Bid on) at...

By CoinWeek .....   On May 19, Legend Rare Coin Auctions will conduct the 17th Regency sale at Harrah's in the Big Easy, New Orleans, Louisiana....

Classic US Coins – A Unique Treasure, Wonderful Gem Proof 1833...

Only Proof Certified by PCGS By Q. David Bowers - Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   David Akers: “My favorite Pittman Collection coin” One of the most marvelous of...

US Gold Coins – Proof Only Liberty Head Double Eagle Gold...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com .........   Important Type Three Proof Liberty Head double eagles often come up in auction, and that got me to thinking......

Legend Rare Coin Auctions Present Classic Rarities and Collector Coins in...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions is pleased to present Regency Auction XVII, to be held on the evening of May 19 at Harrah’s New Orleans,...

Rare Gold Coins under $5000 each, Part 9: ‘No Motto’ Liberty...

News and Analysis on scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #328 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds........ Liberty Head half eagles (U.S....

Counterfeit Gold Coin Detection – 1907-S $10 Gold Eagle with...

Counterfeit 1907-S Gold $10 Eagle By Max Spiegel –  Numismatic Guaranty Corporation .....   NGC recently received a counterfeit gold coin submission of a 1907-S Eagle...

US Gold Coins – What is the Rarest New Orleans Half...

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ......   A total of 17 half eagles were produced at the New Orleans mint between 1840 and 1909....

Morphy Auctions April 2016 Premier Coin Sales Event Offers Outstanding Selection...

This highly anticipated, semi-annual auction features over 400 lots of rare, commemorative, and international coinage, as well as historically important and visually stunning bank...

Classic US Coins – The Short-Lived Carson City Mint

Visiting America’s short-lived frontier mint in Carson City, Nevada By Littleton Coin Company ...........   Taking a vacation trip through Nevada and California recently, I visited the...

US Modern Coins – 2016-W Mercury Dime Debuts

By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation .....   At first glance the 2016-W Mercury Dime coins are very invocative of the classic 1916-D Mercury Dime....

US Gold Coins – Overlooked 1892 Carson City Eagle in Stacks...

1892-CC Liberty Eagle. MS-62+ (PCGS). CAC. A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds  ........ News and Analysis  on coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community...

Coin Collecting Strategies – The Type Collector’s Dilemma

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ......   I had an interesting conversation with a collector earlier this week about coin collecting strategies, a subject with...

Stunning New “Eureka Hoard” of 1850 Double Eagles

By Adam Crum - Monaco Rare Coins ........   Gold has kindled the imagination of mankind throughout the centuries, and gold coins have been intimately connected...

US Gold Coins – Virtually Finest Known 1799 Eagle Offered March...

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers Based on the lot description by Eric Schena .....   Offered in lot 13198 of our March 2016...

Classic U.S. Coins – The Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle $20 Gold Coin

Saint-Gaudens' high relief double eagle obverse By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   The great Gold Coin Saint-Gaudens! It’s only fitting that the masterpiece of American...

Extremely Rare Gold 1879 “Quintuple Stella” Pattern $20 in Legend Regency...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions today announced the consignment of the extremely rare 1879 Pattern $20 Judd-1643, popularly known among numismatists as a “Quintuple Stella.”...