Gold rarities, early proof specimens and S.S. Central America sunken treasure...

Conducted April 27-30 in conjunction with the Central States Numismatic Society Glittering gold rarities, including elite proof specimens and a double eagle that survived the...

Central States Convention Expands Focus of Bourse Area

At a time when many numismatic events are experiencing challenges and difficulty in maintaining the size of their bourse area, the Central States Numismatic...

Morgan Dollars: Central States Auction Features “Perfection”

Morgan Dollars are always among the most popular coins in any United States coin auction, and the truly exceptional collections of these coins are...

Coin Shows – CSNS Convention Scheduled for Schaumburg, Illinois

By Central States Numismatic Society ..... The 77th Anniversary Convention of the Central States Numismatic Society will be held in Schaumburg, Illinois at the Schaumburg...

Heritage Auctions – Seldom Seen Selections: Bass Gold Norse Medal

Our upcoming April 27 - May 2 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction in Chicago features a numismatic dream – the Norse gold medal once...

A World of Money – An Enthralling Bloody Mary Gold Sovereign

By Heritage Auctions ......   Queen Mary ruled England alone from July 19, 1553 to July 25, 1554, after which she joined with Philip of Spain:...

Top 5 Auction Results at Heritage Central States Signature Sale

The Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) is one of the most active and important numismatic organizations in the United States, and its annual convention...

Coin Shows – Chicago, The Springtime Mecca of the Coin Community...

By Jim Bisognani – Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   CSNS bound collectors hot on the trail for Liberty Seated Type and Walkers; Metals continue surge. This is...

Central States Numismatic to Host 75th Convention in April 2014. VIDEO

Kevin Foley, CSNS Convention Chairman Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... Kevin Foley is convention for multiple coin conventions in the United States. The Central States Numismatic Society is...

Coin Profile: 1808 Quarter Eagle a Rare One-Year Type Coin

Johann Matthias (John) Reich was a Bavarian native who learned the engraving trade from his father, Johann Christian Reich. According to L. Forrer in...

Heritage Auctions – Seldom Seen Selections: MS62+ 1868-S Double Eagle

The 1868-S double eagle has an undistinguished mintage of 837,500 pieces, and circulated examples can be found with little difficulty. The problem arises when...

Rare SMS 1964 Kennedy Half Dollar Sets $108,000 World Record Price

A 1964 Kennedy Half Dollar sold for a world record $108,000, making it the most expensive coin of its type, during a public auction...

CSNS Platinum Night U.S. Coin Auction Results Soar To Nearly $14...

Rare gold was the order of the night as Thursday's Platinum Night festivities at the 2011 April Rosemont CSNS Signature & Platinum Night US...

Numismatic Quick Hits: 1804 Dollar Presentation + Mt.Gox No More +...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   CoinWeek Gets Exclusive Rights to Film 1804 Dollar Presentation As reported last week, author and researcher Mark Ferguson will...

1883 Liberty Nickel Bag: A Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity – Heritage CSNS Auction

Over the years, we have watched the Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) grow into one of the most active and important numismatic organizations in...

CSNS Convention to Include Newman Numismatic Portal Program

By Central States Numismatic Society .....   Len Augsburger, Project Coordinator for the Newman Numismatic Portal, will be joined by Wayne Homren, a Past President of...

Morgan Dollar Grading Set, 1836 Classic Head Quarter Eagle Proof Highlight...

April 26 Platinum Night features newly discovered 1856-O $20 Liberty Double Eagle A rare proof specimen of the 1836 Classic Head Quarter Eagle and an...

Coin Shows – Central States Convention Opens 2017 Hotel Room Block

By Central States Numismatic Society .....   Patricia Foley, Bourse Chairman for the Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS), has announced that the organization’s hotel room block...

PMG Grades Second-Known 1920 Home Bank of Canada $5

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) has certified the second-known example of the 1920-dated Home Bank of Canada $5. The issue was previously thought to be...

Central States Numismatic Society Coin Show Takes Place April 23-26 VIDEO:...

Kevin Foley, CSNS Convention Chairman Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ The Central States annual coin convention will take place again in April in Schaumberg, Illinois outside Chicago. Chairman...

First US Mint Issues Highlight April Central States Heritage Auction

The Central States Numismatic Society Convention marks its 80th anniversary this year, and Heritage Auctions is proud to be the Official Auctioneer once again....

Coin Shows – Rarity Reigns Supreme At 76th CSNS

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   Heritage Auction Powers Over $46 Million; The Queen Of Gold - 1880 Coiled Hair Stella Reels in...

Central States Numismatic Society: CSNS Convention Update 2014. VIDEO: 3:00

Patricia Foley, Bourse Chairman, Central States Numismatic Society Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ The 75th anniversary convention for the Central States Numismatic Society took place in Schaumburg,...

Central States Announces Future Dates

By Kevin Foley - Central States Numismatic Society....   Patricia Foley, Bourse Chairman and Secretary for the Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS), has announced that the...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The Only Known Proof 1839...

News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community ... #164 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds Tomorrow, Thursday, April 25, during...

CSNS – A Great Coin Show and A Great Collector Coin...

The CSNS Coin Show and Coin Auction included amazing American numismatic treasures that predate the US Mint By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC)...

CSNS Signature Auction Features Gem Proof Coins From William Rehwald Collection

As a part of our April 25-28 Central States Signature Auction, we are privileged to offer The William Rehwald Proof Set Collection, a large...

Coin Shows – John Burns Traveling Library Coming to Central States

By Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists ....   The Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists (PAN) have completed arrangements to have the John Burns Memorial Reference Library brought to...

Central States Hits the Windy City!

By William Shamhart - NumismaticAmericana.com As you all know, I have a hard time writing, especially when I have a deadline. Since I have returned...

Three Dollar Gold Coins From Chinook Collection Offered at CSNS

It isn't often that we're able to feature a collection of three dollar gold pieces in one of our auctions, but three dollar gold...