Medieval Coins – Hoard of Viking and Saxon Coins Sold...

This remarkable hoard of 65 medieval coins and four ingots is a fascinating insight into the power struggles of the northern Danelaw and King...

Ancient Coin Profiles – Shapur I of Persia – Rome’s...

The long and glorious history of Persia as an Imperial power dates to the rise of Cyrus the Great in the sixth century BCE....

Künker’s Coin Auction Week Results are In…..

The auctionweek has come to an end today with Künker's catalogue #262 “Coins of the Ancient World”. Many of the 6,500 pieces led to heavy bidding...

CoinWeek Weekly Coin Market Report – March 13, 2015 – Video:...

CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan discusses the upcoming Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo to be held at the end of March in Baltimore, Maryland. Also,...

Legend Numismatics Announces Acquisition of the #1 All-Time Finest Set of...

Legend Numismatics is proud to announce that the all-time finest set of MS Seated Dollars is back home. This spectacular set was sold privately...

CoinWeek Weekly Coin Market Report – March 7, 2015 – Video:...

CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan and Executive Producer David Lisot report from Portland, Oregon, site of the American Numismatic Association's National Money Show. Topics discussed...

German Coins of the Duchies of Schleswig and Holstein

Schleswig and Holstein make the history of the most northern part of Germany a pretty complex subject. The background story is much easier to...

Professional Numismatists Guild Invitational Coin Auction by Heritage Claims $6.5 Million

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   Heritage’s PNG Invitational Signature Auction ran February 26th through March 1st where nearly 2,800 lots captured slightly over...

Stack’s Bowers to Offer Seldom Seen Bicentennial Gold Medal at ANA...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   Stack’s Bowers Galleries is the official auctioneer of the 2015 American Numismatic Association (ANA) National Money Show...

Seige Coins of Malta and How Britan Came to Rule the...

On Thursday, March 12, 2015, the auction house Künker auctions off an unusually rare testimony of the Maltese history. The small silver ingot in...

Impressive Rarities Set to Cross the Auction Block in Stack’s Bowers...

Rarities from the W&B Capital Foundation Collection and Other Important Properties Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio’s April 2015 Hong Kong auction will entice bidders with a...

Classic U.S. Silver Coins highlight Winter ANA Coin Auction

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #267 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Coin Profile – 1849 Oregon Exchange Company $5 Territorial Gold Coin

1849 Oregon Exchange Company $5. K-1. Rarity-5. VF-35 (PCGS). This intriguing piece is one of the highlights of the upcoming Stack Bowers ANA Money Show...

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...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions opens up an exciting 2015 with $1.85m...

  Legend Rare Coin Auctions wrapped up the first of five scheduled auctions last week at The Venetian in Las Vegas. As always the sale...

The Marvelous Pogue Family Coin Collection, Part 2: The Oliver Jung...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #266 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Spink China Sale to Feature Rare 10,000 Yuan Running Horse Note

The upcoming April 2, 2015 Spink China sale will feature the rarest type of note from the first series renminbi.   The first series renminbi was...

The Künker Berlin World Coin Auction: One Highlight After Another

1,073 lots. Total estimate: 6.5 million, total hammer price: 8.6 million. And this happened within only one day. The Berlin Auction of January 29,...

Legend Numismatics Market Report – PCGS Invitational Coin Show

THE PCGS INVITATIONAL-ONE OF THE VERY BEST SHOWS This show can blow away several majors in many ways. We really can't stress enough how these...

Bust Half Dollars and Territorial Gold Coins Highlight the PNG US...

Heritage is proud to present the inaugural PNG Dallas Invitational US Coins Signature auction, scheduled for February 26-March 1 in Dallas! This is home...

Classic U.S. Silver Coins in Winthrop’s Type Set Fare Well at...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #265 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Coin Profiles – Finest Known Gem Proof 1839-O Half Dollar

Magnificent Finest Known Gem Proof 1839-O Half Dollar The Robison Specimen 1839-O Capped Bust Half Dollar. Reeded Edge. HALF DOL. GR-1. Proof-65 (NGC). Even a casual glance...

Stack’s Bowers Sale of Stephen Winthrop Collection Raises over $1.3 Million...

On Friday, February 6, 2015, Stack’s Bowers Galleries sold The Stephen Winthrop Collection at its New York Americana Sale, raising over $1.3 million to...

David Lawrence Rare Coins Steps into Future with Newly Redesigned Website

CoinWeek Assistant Editor Hubert Walker got a sneak peak at the new David Lawrence site and files this report... “Hello, 2016!” That’s what I thought when...

Fresh American Material on Offer at Canadian Numismatic Auction

By Jesse Robitaille - Canadian Coin News, A CoinWeek Content Partner A Canadian coin auction also featuring U.S. coins is offering ‘fresh material’ that collectors south...

Highlights from the D. Brent Pogue Collection: The Finest Certified Proof...

By Q. David Bowers - Founder, Stack's Bowers A Link with Tradition Of all rarities in the American series, the 1827 quarter is one of the most...

$7 Million In Rare Coins Sell In Long Beach Auction

Rare double eagles were the featured attractions as the 2015 January 29 - February 1 US Coins Signature Auction in Long Beach saw $7...

Gold Medal Collection once belonging to Louis Eliasberg brings $62,891.88 at...

by CoinWeek News Staff... A fifteen piece uncirculated gold medal collection once belonging to famed collector Louis Eliasberg has just brought $62,891.88 (with buyer’s premium)...

Rare Wilson So-Called Dollar on Sale Today at Stack’s Bowers Americana...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.... Lot 217. Extremely Rare 1920 Wilson Dollar in Gold For fans of the So-Called dollar series, it’s always a...

Q. David Bowers on Stack’s Americana Sale – February 5-7, 2015

by Q. David Bowers  - Stack's Bowers Each year at this time, and in some years at other times as well, we hold an Americana Sale. The...