Spring Dollar, Rare Asian Coins to Shine at Heritage Auctions Event

In the realm of Asian pedigrees, few rival the Dr. Norman Jacobs collection of Asian coins. As many collectors recall, Jacobs’ collection brought forth...

1794 Dollar: Legend Auctions to Sell Most Valuable US Coin in...

The world’s most valuable US coin, a 1794 Dollar that last sold for $10 million USD, is set to appear in an auction again...

Rare Indian Head Eagles Lead Almost $12 Million Heritage Long Beach...

Two rare Indian Head eagles, representing the first and last years of the issue, led Heritage's June 4-7 Long Beach Signature Auction of US...

Gem Proof 1897 Quarter Eagle Featured in Stack’s Bowers June 2020...

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   Proof 1897 Quarter Eagle​ The 1897, along with the 1898 and 1899, is the most consistently well...

1827/3 Capped Bust Quarter, One of the Hobby’s Major Rarities, Offered...

By CoinWeek ....   On Sunday, June 14, bidding ends on GreatCollections.com for this toned overdate Original 1827/3 Capped Bust quarter, graded Proof-65 by PCGS. The...

Tauler and Fau Auction 60 Ancient & World Coin Highlights

By CoinWeek ......   On Tuesday, June 24, Auction 60 from Madrid-based dealer Tauler and Fau goes live at 10:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. The auction,...

Stack’s Bowers Collectors Choice Auction Features the Timeless Medals of Erik...

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   In the world of medallic art, France may come to mind for its association...

Scarce Half Cents of Falls Church Collection at David Lawrence Rare...

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #1122 consists of 200 brand NEW lots plus 50 Vault Values and 55 No...

The Walczak Collection Month-Long Heritage Auction of Canadian Silver Coins

Heritage Auction's latest Month-Long auction features the Walczak Collection, a collection of Canadian silver minor coinage that truly has something for every numismatic budget....

Finest Known “Grand Watermelon” 1890 $1000 Treasury Note: Stack’s Bowers Direct

Finest Known "Grand Watermelon" 1890 $1000 Treasury Note The "Holy Grail" of American Currency Friedberg 379a (W-4580). 1890 $1000 Treasury Note. PCGS Currency About New 50.   Perhaps...

Famous “1776” Continental Dollar Featured in Stack’s Bowers June 2020 Auction

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   No specific documentation has ever been found detailing the origins of the enigmatic Continental "dollar”. The...

Pattern Coins of the French Second Republic Highlight Künker Auction 337

Künker Auctions by Künker GmbH ......   When the French people had chased away Citizen King Louis Philippe and founded the Second Republic, they were looking...

Certified Coin Marketplace – CAC-Approved Coins Bring Premiums in May 2020

CAC-approved coins outperformed other certified coins in various public internet sales during the month of May. Here are 10 examples, which were selected from...

American Bank Note Company Stamp Plates Unique Opportuniy at David Lawrence...

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #1121 consists of 280 brand NEW lots plus 50 Vault Values and 50 No...

Alexander the Great and Hellenistic Coins at Stack’s Bowers Collectors Choice...

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   Outside of an Athenian “owl”, there may be no more desired and iconic coinage...

Fractional Gold Featured in Month-Long Heritage Auction

A fascinating corner of US numismatic history is in the spotlight as the latest Month-Long Heritage Auction focuses on Fractional gold. These small coins,...

GreatCollections to Auction $6 Million Catskill Collection of Rare U.S. Coins

200+ coins, including major U.S. rarities: 1794 $1 and $4 Stella   GreatCollections is pleased to announce the Catskill Collection of U.S. coins, the most valuable...

Top Pop Proof 1958 Franklin Half Dollar Featured in Stack’s Bowers...

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   The Proof 1958 Franklin half dollar is a modern rarity that presents a severe challenge to...

U.S. Colonial Coin Profile: Finest Certified Sommer Islands Small Portholes Sixpence

Known as the Bermuda Islands today, the Sommer Islands were uninhabited until discovered and eventually settled by means of a series of shipwrecks. The...

Gold Quarter Mohurs of the Zand at Stack’s Bowers Collectors Choice...

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   While the American colonies were in the midst of a revolution that would see...

Proof V Nickel, Barber Half Dollar Collections at David Lawrence Rare...

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #1120 consists of over 400 brand NEW coins plus over 35 Vault Values and...

Künker Summer Auction Sales 337-338 Now Online

Künker Auctions by Künker GmbH ......   Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, The catalogues for our upcoming Summer Auction Sales are now online. From 22 to 26...

NGC-Certified Franklin Half Dollars Highlight GreatCollections Auction

Online bidding ends soon for the May 31 sale   One of the leading auction houses, GreatCollections, currently has some of the finest-known NGC-graded Franklin half...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries Acquires Carter Numismatics

Jason Carter Joins SBG as Executive Vice President   Stack’s Bowers Galleries is proud to announce the acquisition of Carter Numismatics Incorporated and the addition of...

Confronting Sheldon

By David Thomason Alexander for CoinWeek .....   Dr. William Herbert Sheldon, born on November 19, 1898 and dying on September 17, 1977, was venerated for...

Condition Census 1845 Liberty Seated Dollar in Stack’s Bowers June 2020...

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   Throughout the 1840s, the United States Mint struck silver dollars only at the request of bullion...

Apollo 17-Flown Silver Robbins Medallion Owned by Last Moonwalker in Heritage...

One of approximately 80 silver Robbins Medallions that flew on Apollo 17, which once belonged to the last man to walk on the moon,...

Historic Browning Plate 1823/2 Quarter in Stack’s Bowers June 2020 Auction

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   Few American rarities have been so carefully documented and studied for provenance as the 1823/2 Capped...

Just One Week Left Before Daniel Frank Sedwick Treasure Auction 27...

By Daniel Frank Sedwick LLC ......   We are a week away from the start of our Treasure, World, U.S. Coin & Paper Money Auction 27!...

Two Rare U.S. Coins to be Auctioned for Charity by GreatCollections

The silver and gold coins are valued at over $60,000   Two of the most famous U.S. coins ever minted are being auctioned by GreatCollections for...