Fascinating Washington and Lafayette Counterstamped Coin at GreatCollections Auction

An attractive counterstamped half dollar made to honor the 1824-1825 visit of the Marquis de Lafayette is being offered at this week's GreatCollections Certified Coin...

CoinWeek Podcast #109: Daniel Frank Sedwick’s Cobs, Coins, and Ingots

 CoinWeek Podcast #109: Daniel Frank Sedwick's Cobs, Coins, and Ingots Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek...

1890 $1,000 “Grand Watermelon” Note Brings Over $2 Million

Stack’s Bowers Galleries’ Joel. R. Anderson Collection Part III Auction Realizes Over $8.6 Million  - 1890 $1,000 “Grand Watermelon” Note Brings Over $2 Million Stack’s Bowers...

Welcome to the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Baltimore Expo

By Q. David Bowers, Co-Founder at the Baltimore Expo...... As you read these words, I am in Baltimore or getting ready to go, all set to...

Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection, Part X

Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection Part XI is the final sale in a series that began in 2013. It is scheduled November...

Ultra Rarities Up for Bid in Sedwick’s November Treasure Auction

How do you price ultra rare coins? Bidders will soon find out Nov. 2-3 when a unique set of 1915-dated Cuban specimen gold pesos...

Legend Auction Coin Profile – 1921 Chapman Proof PCGS PR67

Legend Rare Coin Auctions is proud to offer this MONSTER Chapman Proof for our November Regency Sale. LOT #266 We all unhesitatingly pronounce this coin...

Condition Census Ryder-26 1788 Vermont Copper in Stack’s Bowers Baltimore Auction

By James McCartney, Senior Numismatist - Stack's Bowers ........ Collecting a Ryder-26 1788 Vermont copper can be a significant challenge for colonial collectors. Vermont specialist...

Finest Certified Mexico City Mint Hookneck 8 Reales Silver Coin at...

By Chris Chatigny - Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ...... The January New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) and the Showcase Auction held by Stack's...

Treasure and Shipwrecks – Captain Sam Bellamy and the Whydah

The Fateful Decisions that Brought Spanish 1715-Fleet Treasure to the Shores of Cape Cod By Daniel Frank Sedwick ......   Born in England in 1689, Samuel Bellamy...

California Gold Rush Treasures Lead $7 Million Chicago Auction Results

Treasures from the California Gold Rush era were the main attraction as Heritage's October 11-14 Signature Auction of US Coins raised close to $7.2 million for...

The Colonel Green Collection Archives as Purchased by Eric P. Newman

Lot 15106 of the 2018 November 7 & 10 Eric P. Newman Collection Part XI US Coins Signature Auction is a fascinating archive of material having to...

Phenomenal 1907-S Liberty Head $10 to be Offered in October Baltimore...

The 1907-S Liberty Head $10 eagle is well-known as a better date in the series in Choice Mint State or finer grade, despite a relatively generous...

Harlan J. Berk 206th Buy or Bid Sale: Ancient Coin Lots...

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek ....   Harlan J. Berk has just launched its 206th Buy or Bid Sale. Comprising of 511 lots and focusing primarily on...

Rare Lincoln Cent Variety Set to Bring over $27,000 at GreatCollections...

A top-population 1944-D/S Lincoln cent is currently drawing strong interest from collectors at a GreatCollections Certified Coin Auctions sale. With less than four days to...

World Records – The Most Expensive Roman Gold Coin Ever Sold...

As one of the largest surviving Roman gold medallions, this piece is one of only two known. circa 308 CE Eight-Aureus Gold Medallion On April 5,...

The Joel R. Anderson Collection Sale: Lots You Need to Know

by Charles Morgan for CoinWeek.... At 6:00 PM EDT on October 25, Stack's Bowers will kick off the third session of their historic offering of...

Paper Money Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection Part X...

Heritage Auctions will present  Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection Part X, containing a wide range of world and American paper currency, at the...

The CoinWeek Midnight Stream Episode 4: Baltimore Auction Highlights and More

https://youtu.be/KkE6O57Nyn4 The CoinWeek Midnight Stream was live on air, Friday, October 5. During the stream, CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan discussed several key lots from the upcoming...

Stack’s Bowers Baltimore Sale: Lots You Need to Know: Classic Coins

by Charles Morgan for CoinWeek.... Stack’s Bowers’ Baltimore sales offer a wide range of numismatic items for collectors looking to add important new specimens to their...

A Finest Certified 1851 Humbert $50 Slug Offered by Heritage in...

The 1851 Humbert $50 ingots (commonly called slugs) are among the most recognizable artifacts of the romantic Gold Rush era. The large Humbert $50...

Choice 1907 Saint Gaudens High Relief Wire Edge to Sell at...

CoinWeek Staff Reports….. A choice uncirculated 1907 Saint Gaudens Double Eagle graded MS63 by PCGS is one of several interesting highlights that will close at...

Stack’s Bowers Baltimore Sale: Lots You Need to Know: Modern Coins

by Charles Morgan for CoinWeek.... Stack’s Bowers’ Baltimore sales offer a wide range of numismatic items for collectors looking to add important new specimens to their...

Gem Mint Shipwreck Gold Coin Brought $30K+ at GreatCollections Auction

CoinWeek Staff Reports….. A Gem Mint Type 1 $20 Liberty Head double eagle that was recovered from the ocean floor as part of the salvage...

Rare Countermarked 1786 “Baby Head” Vermont Copper to be Offered at...

By James McCartney – Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack’s Bowers …… One of the most significant offerings in our October 2018 Baltimore Auction is a 1786 Ryder-9 Vermont copper countermarked in...

Legend Auctions – Wild Toned 1958 Franklin Half Sold for “Beyond...

Konstantine Collection Bust Half Dollars, Sommelier Collection Early Walkers, and a Stunning Finest Known 1958 Franklin Half Dollar Lead to New Record Prices at...

On the Block: The Finest Collection of Capped Bust Half Dollars...

CoinWeek Staff Reports.... It takes a total of 73 coins to complete the PCGS Set Registry set of Capped Bust half dollars, Major Variety Set...

What an S-Mint Peace Dollar at GreatCollections Can Tell Us About...

CoinWeek Staff Reports….. A conditionally-scarce 1934-S Peace dollar graded MS65+ by PCGS and CAC-approved is one of the highlights this week at GreatCollections Certifed Coin...

October Baltimore Rarities Night – Phenomenal Proof 1891 Double Eagle Rarity

by Jeff Ambio, Vice President of Numismatics, Stack's Bowers Galleries.... This is a simply exquisite Gem that really needs to be seen to be fully...

Stack’s Bowers to Offer Exceptional Finland 1926 100 Markkaa

by Stack's Bowers Galleries.... This preview for the Stack's Bowers Galleries October Collectors Choice Online Auction of Ancient and World coins is the first gold...