Some Familiar Faces on MA-Shops.com

By CoinWeek....   Already a notable presence in the European market, MA-Shops--the online marketplace created by German engineer Joachim Schwiening--is poised to grow into a significant...

Chinese Coins – Singing Praises of the Song Dynasty – Cast...

By Heritage Auctions - (Thanks to Moyun Niu, Heritage's Asian Art specialist, for much of the information)........   A marvelous cast gold ingot, will be offered...

Heritage Inaugural Hong Kong Auction

2015 December 11 - 12 World & Ancient Coins Signature Auction #3043 Heritage is excited to present their inaugural Hong Kong Auction! This historic event...

Journal of East Asian Numismatics to Publish Again in 2016

In 1994, The Journal of East Asian Numismatics (JEAN) was founded by Michael Chou, the CEO of Champion Auction and Bruce Smith, a noted...

Macau Exhibit of 1897 Otto Beh Coin Dies

Unveiling a Centennial Mystery of Chinese Pattern Coins This portfolio of 42 dies and 36 letter punches used by the Otto Beh Company of Esslingen,...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio December Hong Kong Sale to Offer Many...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce details of their upcoming Hong Kong Auction of Chinese and Asian coins and currency, to be...

Millions of Ancient Chinese Copper Coins Discovered

Researchers sift through huge piles of the copper coins. Source: ecns.cn By Everett Millman for Gainesvillecoins.com....   Most of the time when we hear about a large...

Chinese Coins – Exceedingly Rare Fengtien Aluminum Dollar Pattern to be...

Kuang Hsu aluminum Specimen Our upcoming December 11-12 Hong Kong World Coins auction features an exceedingly rare Fengtien aluminum dollar pattern, graded Specimen-61 by PCGS. While...

The Coin Analyst: 2016 Panda Coins and the Switch to Metric...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek....   One of the most anticipated events of the modern world coin scene every year is the release in October of...

Chinese Panda Coins- A Weighty Decision

All 2016 brilliant uncirculated Chinese Panda coins will be issued in metric weights. By Peter Anthony for the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ….. 2016 begins a new era...

Exquisite Collection of Savoy Coins at Upcoming Gadoury Sale

By Éditions Victor Gadoury.... The upcoming Gadoury sale will present a large collection of coins of Savoy featuring many great rarities. The connoisseur will furthermore...

Chinese Coin Expert Attends Long Beach Expo – VIDEO: 4:55

Chen Hao Min, Coin in Coin Company, Translator: Rachel Luo, Interviewer: David Lisot. Includes Chinese language. Chen Hao Min is a noted authority in Chinese...

Chinese Coins: The First Year Gold, Silver and Brass Panda Coins

1982 Gold Panda - 1983 Brass Panda - 1983 Silver Panda Posted by Peter Anthony ........ Once regarded as an inferior item, the Proof Brass 1 Yuan Pandas...

Technology Innovation Boosts Chinese Panda Coins – New Gold Coin Trading...

Technology Innovation Boosts the Development of Chinese Panda Gold and Silver Coins Introduction of the Gold Coin Trading System Over recent years, with the improvement of...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Announce Details of August 2015 Hong Kong Auction...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce details of our upcoming Hong Kong Auction of Chinese and Asian coins and currency, to be...

Heritage Auctions Announces Hong Kong Expansion

Auctions starting in December 2015 with World Coins; Kenneth Yung joins Heritage as Director of Asian Operations Heritage Auctions has announced that it will officially...

Chinese Coins: Buy the Book and the Coin

By Peter Anthony - Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   Reference books are an essential part of building a collection of modern Chinese coins. A real collection is the...

NGC, NCS and PMG Announce Major Expansion in China

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®), Numismatic Conservation Services® (NCS®) and Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) have entered their next phase of expansion in China with several...

Stack’s Bowers to Offer Rare Pei Yang Tael with Beautiful Toning...

By Chris Chatigny - Stack's Bowers....   Stack’s Bowers Galleries is very excited to offer some exceptional vintage Chinese and other world coins as a part of...

Rare NGC-Certified Chinese Coin Tops Stack’s Bowers April 2015 Hong...

The Stack’s Bowers Galleries April 2015 Hong Kong Auction was led by an extremely rare Chinese coin--an 1898 Chinese Dragon Dollar certified by Numismatic...

Nearly $9 Mil. for Rare Asian Coins at Stack’s Bowers and...

Anchored by the W & B Capital Collection, the April 2015 Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio Hong Kong auction was another major success for the...

The 1914 Yuan Shikai Silver Dollar Coin Explained – Video: 4:42

CoinWeek sat down with Jessie Zhang, dealer in Chinese numismatic items, at the American Numismatic Association's (ANA) National Money Show in Portland, Oregon and...

The Fitzcarraldo of Kweichow and the 1928 Chinese “Auto Dollar”

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   It’s said that every coin tells a story. Boy, do I have one straight out of Mysteries...

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...

Modern Chinese Varieties: 2002 Gold Panda Frosted and Mirrored Branches

By David J. Camire for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   Due to the overwhelming popularity of modern Chinese coins, there has been steady increase and interest in...

The Royal Mint Issues Gold Coin to Celebrate Lunar Year of...

As part of the celebrations for Chinese New Year, The Royal Mint has created a new design to mark the Lunar Year of the...

A 32-Year History in Two-and-a-Half Pages: The Case of the Chinese...

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   Bullion collectors today enjoy a smorgasbord of products from a variety of nations. After the Krugerrand proved...

First Read: Chopmarked Coins: A History; the silver coins used in...

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature Essay by Michael E. Marotta for CoinWeek .....   Chopmarked Coins: A History;...

Dealer in Modern Chinese Coins Talks About the Market. VIDEO: 7:54

Keqin Sun, Modern Numismatic Web.... Translator: Rachel Luo Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... Includes Chinese language and translation. Collectors Universe and Professional Coin Grading Service sponsored a select group...

Chinese Coin Expert Talks about the Market. VIDEO: 6:20

Chen Hao Min, Coin in Coin Company, Translator: Rachel Luo Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ Includes Chinese language and translation. Another of the top dealers enlisted by Collectors...