Ancient Coin Collectors Guild Continues Fight Against Coin Seizure

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Until the early years of the 21st century, it was relatively easy and completely legal for an American collector...

Struck Counterfeit Coin of the Week: 1797 “S-136” Large Cent +...

By Jack D. Young, Early American Coppers (EAC) ......   This latest installment in the continuing summary of the deceptive struck counterfeits documented to date concerns...

Kagin’s Accepting Consignments for 2018 ANA National Money Show

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) is pleased to announce that Kagin’s, Inc. will serve as the Official Auctioneer for the 2018 National Money Show...

Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force Reorganizes Research, Adds Three Work Groups

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets .....   The Industry Council for Tangible Assets’ (ICTA) Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force (ACTF) has reorganized one of its original work...

PNG: Three Tips To Avoid Gold Scams

Following the recent fraud charges filed by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) against a California gold seller, a trade group composed of veteran...

Former ANA President Jeff Garrett: World’s Fair of Money Recap

Reflections on the author's 44th ANA show (and counting!) By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   It has been about a month since the...

British Museum’s Roger Bland to Receive 2017 Huntington Award from ANS

The American Numismatic Society (ANS) awards its 2017 Archer M. Huntington Award for Excellence in Numismatic Scholarship to Dr. Roger Bland. The Trustees of the...

Silver Medallion for Joining the American Numismatic Association

Medallion Also Available to Current American Numismatic Association Members Sponsoring a New Member A free silver medallion is being offered to collectors joining the American...

Gold & Silver PAC September 2017 e-Newsletter

By Scott Barman for the Gold & Silver PAC .....   Gold & Silver News From the Political Coordinator Hurricane Harvey has devastated southeast Texas. While Houston is...

Members of the Greater Houston Coin Club Take in the Aftermath...

This week, CoinWeek received two first-hand accounts from members of the Greater Houston Coin Club (GHCC), describing the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. If you...

Coin Market In-Depth: Remembering the Apostrophe Sales, 1978-1990

By David Thomason Alexander for CoinWeek .....   The Background Numismatic auctions in the U.S. were an integral part of the coin collecting scene since the 1850s....

Donn Pearlman Named Numismatic Literary Guild Acting Executive Director

The Board of Directors of the Numismatic Literary Guild (NLG) www.NLGonline.org, a nonprofit organization composed of over 400 writers, editors, authors and content producers,...

ANA Honors Distinguished Numismatists with Service Awards

Recipients recognized at the World's Fair of Money® Awards Banquet and Member Donor Reception The following individuals were formally recognized at the 2017 World’s Fair...

Numismatic Exhibitors Honored at 2017 ANA Denver World’s Fair of Money

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) presented 49 competitive exhibit awards at the 2017 World’s Fair of Money in Denver, Colorado. Winners were announced at...

Coin Show Commentary: Denver Deja Vu All Over Again…

NGC world-class gold rarities roar; US copper icons keep pace By Jim Bisognani - NGC Contributor ........   Another ANA World’s Fair of Money is in the...

8,638 Attend American Numismatic Association’s 2017 World’s Fair of Money

The American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) 2017 World’s Fair of Money – the most important U.S. numismatic event of the year – welcomed 8,638 people...

Ancient Coins – Alexander the Great Tetradrachms and Herakles’ Slaying of...

MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. Alexander the Great Tetradrachms (336-323 BC). AR By Russell A. Augustin, AU Capital Management, LLC ...... The early Macedonian kingdom did not have sufficient...

Beth Deisher Honored With 2017 PNG Lifetime Achievement Award

The Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) presented its 2017 PNG Lifetime Achievement Award to prominent hobby leader Beth Deisher. The award was announced during the...

At the End of an ANA Presidency, a Look Back and...

The Future of the American Numismatic Association By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   Last week, my presidency of the American Numismatic Association (ANA)...

Three in Coin Industry Receive Anti-Counterfeiting Al Kreuzer Memorial Award

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets .....   The Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) recognized three individuals on August 2 for their outstanding contributions in...

Numismatic Literary Guild Announces Award Winners at 2017 ANA Show

Complete List of Numismatic Literary Guild Winners By Numismatic Literary Guild (NLG) ...... BOOK OF THE YEAR The work having the greatest potential impact on numismatics - 1792:...

Adventure for Wyoming Family at the ANA World’s Fair of Money

By Jim Bisognani - NGC Contributor ........   Branch mint gold for dad; Indian cents and skiing-themed coins for son As we go to press, the greatest...

Pawn Stars’ Rick Harrison Helps “Shave Miles” Event Raise $10,000 For...

With the help of nationally known TV star Rick Harrison and two Denver Broncos cheerleaders, prominent numismatists Michael "Miles" Standish, Jim Halperin and Orlando...

Barry Stuppler Selected as New Professional Numismatists Guild President

Officers of the Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) have selected Barry Stuppler to be the organization’s President for the 2017 – 2019 term. Stuppler was...

Live at the ANA with CoinWeek – Stack’s Bowers Private Lot...

CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan sits down at the Stack's Bowers table with a preview of a Private Lot Viewing video segment being produced. This...

Numismatic Literary Guild Has Biggest Plans Ever For ANA Convention

Numismatic Literary Guild Bash food expected to be most extravagant in its history The Numismatic Literary Guild has gargantuan doings planned for the ANA 2017...

Distinguished Numismatists Honored with American Numismatic Association Service Awards

Recipients recognized at Denver World's Fair of Money® Awards Banquet The recipients of the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) 2017 Farran Zerbe Memorial Award, Lifetime Achievement...

10 Great Moments That Shaped American Coin Collecting, Part 1

By David Thomason Alexander for CoinWeek .....   Selecting with absolute precision 10 of the greatest moments in the history of coin collecting in the United...

Excitement Building for American Numismatic Association’s World’s Fair of Money Coin...

By Jim Bisognani - NGC Contributor ........   Iconic Rarities—Gem Key Date Morgans and Colonial Era Coins—Among the Most Targeted We are less than a fortnight away...

It Takes a Village to Make the World’s Fair of Money...

Numerous organizations and individuals play a part in ensuring the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) World’s Fair of Money retains a strong educational focus. Thanks...