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Royal Australian Mint Issues Mini Koala $2 Half Gram Gold Coin

Royal Australian Mint Issues Mini Koala $2 Half Gram Gold Coin

By Royal Australian Mint ......   The Mini Koala - 2021 $2 half gram gold Frosted Uncirculated coin features one of Australia’s most recognizable and distinctive...

Final Coin in Big Cats of the World Half Gram Gold Series Features the...

Issue Limit of Only 199 Coins   The Pobjoy Mint is delighted to announce the release of the fifth and final coin in the Big Cats...
United States Mint Releases Flagship Video Honoring American Eagle Coin Program

United States Mint Releases Flagship Video Honoring American Eagle Coin Program

New video highlights an important milestone in the Mint’s signature coin program   On Monday, June 21, the  released a video celebrating the 35-year anniversary of...
Coin crime, theft, robbery and fraud

Four Sentenced for Advanced Fee Scheme That Promised to Turn Dirt Into Gold

Defendants Defrauded 140 Victims of More Than Eight Million Dollars   By United States Attorney’s Office, District of Utah ......   Marc Tager, Jonathon Shoucair, Matthew Mangrum, and...
Rare Error Coins Emerges From Somalia Elephant Series

Rare Error Coin Emerges From Somalia Elephant Series

German coin dealership Emporium Hamburg has announced that an error coin has emerged from its own 2014 series of 1/50-ounce ‘Somalia Elephant’ bullion coins....

Gold Bullion Spotlight: The Other Vintage Bullion Mexican Coinage

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   A previous Gold Bullion Spotlight featuring the popular Mexico Centenario coinage offers a look at one of the most...
Netherlands to Issue 2021 Gold Ducats by Reservation Only

Netherlands to Issue 2021 Gold Ducats by Reservation Only

Orders Being Accepted Until May 27 When Mintage Set, Reservations No Longer Guaranteed   By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The Dutch Gold Ducat and Double Gold...

Royal Australian Mint Issues New Investment Coins Featuring Dolphin, Southern Skies

Fraser’s Dolphin Gold and Silver Investment Coins These coins are the third installment in the Royal Australian Mint’s ‘Australian Dolphin Series’ and feature the Fraser’s...
Bid by Percentage in the Stack's Bowers Jan. 2021 Precious Metals Auction

Bid by Percentage in the Stack’s Bowers April 2021 Precious Metals Auction

Pre-Sale Bidding Ends Wednesday, April 21 Click Here to Place Your Bids   Stack’s Bowers Galleries is proud to present their April 2021 Precious Metals Auction, a...

Blanchard Sells Four SS Central America Gold Ingots in Five Days

Blanchard Gold marked numismatic history with its recent sales of six SS Central America gold ingots, which include the broadest collection of gold bars...

Gold Bullion Spotlight: Mexico Centenario Coins

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   A favorite coin for many bullion collectors, especially in the United States, is the Mexico Centenario coin. The series...
Oregon $5 Territorial Gold Beaver Coins

Oregon $5 Territorial Gold Beaver Coins: Move Over, Pelts and Furs

By Blanchard and Company, Inc ......   In the Oregon Territory during the California Gold Rush years – one important thing was missing – there was...

Gold Market Newsletter – Gold Remains Defensive

Commentary for Monday, March 5, 2021 (www.golddealer.com) By  Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed down $2.20 today at $1,698 continuing to struggle...
Bid by Percentage in the Stack's Bowers Jan. 2021 Precious Metals Auction

Bid by Percentage in the Stack’s Bowers Jan. 2021 Precious Metals Auction

Bidding Ends Wednesday, January 13 Click Here to Place Your Bids   Stack’s Bowers Galleries is proud to present their January 2021 Precious Metals Auction, a new...

Year of the Ox Investment Series From Royal Australian Mint

By Royal Australian Mint ......   The year 2021 marks the Lunar Year of the Ox and to celebrate, the Royal Australian Mint is proud to...
CoinWeek Podcast #237: The Gold Standard in Kubrick's The Shining

CoinWeek Podcast #237: The Gold Standard in Kubrick’s The Shining

  CoinWeek Podcast #237: The Gold Standard in Kubrick's The Shining Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe...

NGC Special Designations, Labels for End of WWII 75th Anniversary Gold, Silver Eagles

Get ready for two exciting United States Mint releases on November 5: a 2020-W Proof Gold Eagle and a 2020-W Proof Silver Eagle, both with a V75...

Gold Dealers Seeing New Buyers While Some Earlier Buyers Are Now Selling

“If you don’t know gold, you’d better know your gold dealer,” cautions the leader of the Accredited Precious Metals Dealer program of the Professional...

The Wreck of Brother Jonathan Still Keeps Its Secrets

By Blanchard and Company, Inc ......   On a Sunday morning in 1865, a paddle steamer called Brother Jonathan departed Crescent City Harbor, California. The ship...

United States Mint Unveils New American Silver Eagle, Gold Eagle Coin Reverse Designs

New designs will be featured on bullion and collectible coins in 2021   On Thursday, October 1, the United States Mint unveiled new reverse designs for...

American Gold Eagles – A Brief History and Current Values

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   Although the American Gold Eagle program debuted in 1986 like the American Silver Eagle, it was established under a different...

Impressive Justh & Hunter Ingot From SS Central America at Stack’s Bowers

Justh & Hunter Gold Ingot. San Francisco Serial No. 4244. 144.25 ounces, .886 Fine Face Value in 1857 of $2,641.96 Approximately 95 x 55 x 47 mm By...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – Australian Gold Sovereign of 1917 From Perth Mint

NGC graders recently identified a fake 1917 gold sovereign with the “P” mintmark of the Perth Mint in Australia.   By Max Spiegel - Numismatic Guaranty Corporation...

Jeff Garrett: US Gold Coins Coming Home

In the last few years, the amount of US gold coins arriving from overseas sources has risen dramatically   By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation...

Over 650 Ounces of GOLD Offered in Stack’s Bowers Sept. Precious Metals Auction

Bidding Ends Wednesday, September 23 Click Here to Place Your Bids   Stack’s Bowers Galleries is proud to present their September 2020 Precious Metals Auction, a new...

How and Why Gold Became the Most Important Metal for Coins

By Ursula Kampmann for Künker GmbH ......   For centuries, silver was the preferred metal across the world when it came to coins and savings. In...

Music City Platinum and Gold Coin Auction Open for Bidding at Heritage

Now open for bidding at Heritage Auctions is our month-long Music City Gold and Platinum Auction. Bids will be accepted through Saturday, August 29,...

Over 425 Ounces of GOLD Offered in Stack’s Bowers August 2020 Precious Metals Auction

Bidding Ends Thursday, August 20 Click Here to Place Your Bids   Stack’s Bowers Galleries is proud to present their Precious Metals Auctions, a new auction platform...
Silver Markets, Gold markets, Platinum Markets

US Mint Making Changes to Meet Exploding Demand for American Gold, Silver Eagles

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   As a result of the pandemic and its effects on the U.S. economy, which have resulted in the largest-ever decline...

Jeff Garrett: Numismatics and the Precious Metals Boom

With gold and other metals continuing to soar in value, more attention is being paid to tangible assets, including rare coins   By Jeff Garrett for...