Ancient Coins in Signature and Platinum Night Auction at NYINC

By Heritage Galleries The marquee auction at the world-famous Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City, features one of Heritage's strongest-ever offerings of Ancient and...

Watson Nobel Prize Medal Sets Record at Christie’s Auction

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   On Thursday, Christie’s of New York auctioned a unique Nobel Prize medal belonging to Dr. James D....

Great Numismatic Sales of the Past : The Amon G. Carter,...

Posted by Jeff Garrett from the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. A Great Time to Buy Rare Coins The last series of articles detailed the auctions...

Nobel Prize Awarded to Molecular Biologist James Watson for Sale at...

by Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek... Once called the Caligula of Biology, now set to score big on the sale of one of...

Harlan J. Berk Ltd to Present Gemini XII Ancient and World...

Harlan J. Berk Ltd. is proud to present Gemini XII which will take place on Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 3:20 p.m. in the...

Newman V Colonial Coins Rise To The Occasion

By Jim Bisognani – NGC Market Report ………. Dealers Voicing Retail Sales On Upswing; Thanksgiving Memories; My 100th Report (Already?) The fifth installment of the famed...

Exceptional Survivors Surface at Spink Banknote Auction

LONDON – A shipwreck survivor and other rare banknotes to be offered by Spink London on 9th and 10th December 2014. Lot 1179 - Bank...

Rapp Auctions Switzerland – Demand Drives Market Prices Up and Up

Auction Exceeds Expectations, Realising Sales of 12,2 Million Swiss Francs – World Record Price Peak prices for top rarities: The stamp and coin auction conducted...

The Rockaway Collection of German Crowns and Talers will Draw Attention...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is proud to announce the sale of The Rockway Collection, Part II as part of its New York International Numismatic Convention...

December Regency Auction X to offer Simpson Barber Dime Collection &...

Headliners: The Simpson Barber Dime Collection, The Sunset Hill Collection, MTA Collection, AMG Collection Legend Rare Coin Auctions is proud to present their tenth sale,...

The Fabulous Eric P. Newman Collection, part 13: An Extremely...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #252 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds The...

Spink London to Offer Rare Documents linked to Scottish Invasion of...

On 28th November 2014 Spink London will offer for sale one of only two known existing documents issued to raise money for a Scottish invasion...

Ancient Coin Auction Preview: Numismatic Rarities at Lanz

On December 8, 2014, Numismatik Lanz invites to auction sale #159. The focus is laid on ancient coins. The world coin section offers two...

1794 Silver Dollar Tops Fifth Newman Coin Collection Sale

Eric P. Newman's outstanding 1794 silver dollar AU50 NGC. Ex: "Col" E.H.R. Green was the undisputed star of the outstanding offerings in the $10.4+...

Medals “Soar” at Spink Auction

On 20th of November 2014, Spink London held an auction of historically important Orders, Decorations, Campaign Medals and Militaria. The auction, comprised of 500 Lots,...

Bowers: Curious, but True!

by Q. David Bowers – Stack’s Bowers   • Jefferson nickels should actually be called Jefferson coppers, as they contain much more copper (75%) than nickel (25%). • Did the...

The Stanley Aberdeen Collection of Swedish Plate Money to Anchor Stack’s...

One of the most extensive collections of Swedish Plate Money ever offered at public auction will highlight the Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of...

Rosenblum Auctions Presents the Philadelphia Collection of Israeli & Palestine Coins...

William M. Rosenblum LLC of Littleton, Colorado will be offering “The Philadelphia Collection” in two or three different auctions with the first auction scheduled...

NGC-Certified Newman Part V Achieves $10.4 Million

  Highlights from the Heritage Auctions sale include a 1776 Brass "CURENCY" Continental Dollar graded NGC MS 62 and a 1785 Inimica Tyrannis Confederatio Copper...

The Fabulous Eric Newman Collection, Part 12: Pre-1793 Patterns for...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #251 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds The...

Bowers: Surprise! Two-Cent Pieces in the Midwest in 1880

by Q. David Bowers - Stack's Bowers Two-cent pieces were first made in 1864, at a time when small change was scarce in circulation. In...

Five of the Top 10 Prices Realized in Newman Coin Auction...

The Continental Dollars selections in Newman Part V auction just concluded by Heritage in NYC build upon those previously offered in Part IV of the...

Popular Collector Coins Lead Results In $10+ Million Beverly Hills Auction

High end collector coins highlighted the results of Heritage's November 6-10 US coin auction in Beverly Hills, CA, as overall results exceeded $10.2 million....

Coin Auctions: All Eyes On Newman Five In The Big Apple

by Jim Bisognani for NGC …… Stack's Bowers And Heritage Auctions Each Claim Over $10 Million; Silver Demand On The Rise; Quality Courts Strong Demand–Average...

Sedwick’s Second Treasure and World Coin Floor Auction: A Growing Success

Daniel Frank Sedwick's second floor sale (with simultaneous interactive LIVE Internet bidding), was the 16th live auction, a new milestone for the growing company....

NGC-Certified Mexican 1538 8 Reales Silver Coin Sells for Record $587,500

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has announced that an NGC XF 45 Mexico (1538)R 8 Reales of Spanish co-regents Charles and Joanna was recently sold...

Eight Gem Unc. 1853 Half Dimes (silver 5¢ coins) Auctioned in...

News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #250 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds... There were eight, gem quality,...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions to Offer The Sunset Hill Collection of...

Legend Auctions is the Official Auctioneer of the PCGS Members Only Show... On December 18th, Legend Auctions will offer buyers a chance to bid some...

Downies Conducts Final Australian Coin Auction in the Block Arcade

Final hammer set to fall on Block Arcade auction venue... Almost 500 bidders are expected to attend the final Downies Australian Coin auction in the...

NGC Grades The Donald G. Partrick Collection, Part I

On November 10, 2014, the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) announced that the service has graded Part I of the phenomenal collection of Donald G. Partrick. A serious...