Coin Auctions – Gardner Collection Part III to open for bidding

Heritage will be presenting Part III of the Eugene H. Gardner Collection of U.S. Coins, to be held on Tuesday, May 12 at the...

Nobel Prize Medal presented to Francis Crick in 1962 For Discovering...

The 1962 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine awarded to Dr. Francis Harry Compton Crick, along with Drs. James Dewey Watson and Maurice Hugh...

NGC Vintage US Rarities Show Strength in Heritage ANA Sale

Vintage US coins certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) led the way in Heritage Auctions’ recent sale at the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) World’s...

Heritage Auctions – Seldom Seen Selections: MS62+ 1868-S Double Eagle

The 1868-S double eagle has an undistinguished mintage of 837,500 pieces, and circulated examples can be found with little difficulty. The problem arises when...

Ron Gillio from Stack’s Bowers Talks About Upcoming Pogue II Auction...

Ronald J. Gillio, Stack’s Bowers, Interviewer: David Lisot. Part II of the legendary Brent Pogue Collection offered by Stack’s Bowers will take place again at...

NGC-Certified 1897 Szechuan Ferracute Pattern Set Realizes $1,020,000 at Auction

An 1897 Szechuan Ferracute Pattern Set certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) realized $1,020,000 USD at auction, an impressive figure that reflects the set’s...

Certified Coin Marketplace – CAC-Approved Coins Bring Premiums in August...

CAC-approved coins outperformed other certified coins in two official auctions at the ANA World's Fair of Money near Chicago, one of the two most...

The Record-Setting Sale of an 1875 Half Eagle: What Does it...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com In the Bowers and Merena November 2010 Baltimore auction, a business strike 1875 half eagle sold without a lot of...

Rarities, Premium Coins at Stack’s Bowers Whitman Spring Expo Official Auction

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to present exciting premium collector coins and world-class rarities in their upcoming Official Auction of the March 2016 Whitman...

Number one for Bank of England Notes – Spink offers unique...

There is a superb selection of British notes in the Spink May 6 auction. It features a great selection of black and white notes and...

Finest Known 1892 Proof South African Pond Highlights NYINC Offerings

A simply magnificent 1892 South African Republic gold Proof Pond, PR65 NGC — the best of just 10 like pieces known to have been...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The B&M Auction of the Malibu...

News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #27 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds I. The Malibu Collection In Baltimore,...

Highly Important & Historically Significant Siege of Malta Ingot

MALTA. 30 Tari Siege Ingot, 1800 - EXTREMELY RARE.  On 9 June 1798 while on his way to Egypt, Napoleon with his expeditionary force...

The Coin Market – A Year In Review

By Jim Bisognani – NGC Weekly Market Report ……. Numismatic notables weigh–in on 2014 and tip the scales for 2015; The cries of collectors past;...

World Paper Money – The Charminar: Proof of Architectural Beauty

By Aris Maragoudakis - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   Our August Official Auction of the ANA World's Fair of Money features an exceptional and rare...

Legendary 1910 Chinese Dragon Dollar could bring more than $1 million...

Dr. Norman Jacobs’ Chinese Yunnan 1910 Spring Dollar, finest of only two known, up for auction Sept. 8 in Heritage Long Beach, CA World...

Daniel Frank Sedwick’s Treasure, World & U.S. Coin Auction to be...

Daniel Frank Sedwick's third "LIVE FLOOR" world coin and treasure auction in Orlando Florida  on October 29th will go down in history as the...

Legend Numismatics Market Report

Legend Numismatics Market Report… Think about this, there will be FIVE major auctions in October. Our Simspon/Sunnywood sale started the action. Then the majors each...

The Legend of Lady Godiva and the Trade Tokens of Coventry

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   Lady Godiva in Anglo-Saxon days was a noblewoman married to Leofric, the Earl of...

Historic $3 Million 1907 Proof Rolled Edge Eagle Headlines May-June 2012...

(Long Beach, California) -- One of only two known proof 1907 rolled edge Indian Head $10 gold coins will be exhibited at the Long...

World Coin Profile – Philippines Manila Overstrike 8 Reales of 1830

By Greg Cohen,  Based on lot description by Kyle Ponterio, Numismatist World Coins Stack’s Bowers ....... All collectors of Philippines coins will be watching during...

NGC Grades Rare 1897B Gold British Trade Dollar

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) has certified an extremely rare Great Britain 1897B Gold Trade Dollar. Graded NGC PF 61, it is one of only...

Gold Coins and Quality Rules in Heritage World Coin Auction

News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #202 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .......... On Jan. 5th and...

Last Weekend to Consign to Stack’s Bowers Official Coin Auction of...

Thinking of selling? If so, let our success be your success. If you have a fine collection for sale – large or small –...

Coin Profiles: Proof 1836 Quarter Eagle With 1834 Small Head

All proof U.S. gold coins from the 1830s are very rare, and only six specimens of the 1836 Classic Head quarter eagle are...

5 Coins to Buy at Stack’s Bowers July 2016 Collectors Choice...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek .......   The Stack’s Bowers Collectors Choice Online Auction series enters its third month with 586 lots covering the gamut of...

NGC-Certified Million Dollar Chinese Coins to be Displayed During the Macau...

A Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) - certified China 1898 Hunan Pattern Silver Dollar, which recently sold for over US $1 million, will be on...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The Dazzling Collecting Journey of Dr....

News and Analysis on scarce coins, markets, and the collecting community #85 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds for CoinWeek....   If Dr. Steven Duckor currently owned...

Heritage Offers Complete Ferracute Specimen Double Pattern Set of Chinese Coins

Heritage's December 5-6 Hong Kong World and Ancient Coins Signature Auction features a fantastically rare set of Chinese patterns, minted at the Ferracute Machine...

Breathtaking 1951-D Washington Quarter in Legend Rare Coin Auctions’ Regency XIII...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   By George! You Look familiar... As CoinWeek’s editors, we individually review each auction in order to plot out...