Coin Shows for the Fun of It – Part 1

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. For me the anticipation of an approaching coin show transcends the magical time when, as a young lad, I eagerly awaited...

William Eckberg Opening Remarks at the 2015 Early American Coppers Convention...

William Eckberg, President, Early American Coppers. EAC President Bill Eckberg opens the 2015 Early American Coppers Convention in Irving, Texas. In his remarks, he acknowledges those who...

James Ross Snowden and the Washington Half Cent of 1793 –...

Ray Rouse, Exhibit Chairman, Early American Coppers Society, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. No coin was struck for George Washington in the half cent denomination until...

Presentation Set Highlights Heritage Auctions ANA Currency Platinum Night

Presented with provenance to Henry Herrick Bond, Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, set may bring $500,000 Aug. 12-17 in Chicago An extraordinary Complete Denomination Presentation...

New FUN President Reports on Summer Coin Convention 2015 – VIDEO:...

Randy Campbell, President, Florida United Numismatists, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. Randy Campbell is a former FUN president whose goal is to help the hobby of...

Mike Markowitz to Discuss Ships on Ancient Coins at Whitman Baltimore...

By CoinWeek News Staff....   Historian. Military Analyst. Gentleman game designer. Numismatist. Author Mike Markowitz is many things, and one of those things happens to be CoinWeek’s...

Rare Coins Spanning 2,500 Years Anchor ANA Heritage World & Ancient...

Aug. 12-17, 2015; held in conjunction with the American Numismatic Association convention in Chicago More than 2,500 years of human history, as told by some...

What’s Involved in Making a Good Coin Exhibit? – VIDEO: 2:11.

Ray Rouse, Exhibit Chairman, Early American Coppers Society, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. Ray Rouse is the Exhibits Chairman for the Early American Coppers Convention. He...

PCGS Hosts Simpson Half Dollar and Stella Patterns At World’s Fair...

Two superb sets from The Bob Simpson U.S. Pattern Collection, the Morgan half dollar patterns of 1877 and $4 Stellas in all metals, will...

New Book on Collecting Confederate Bonds Released At Memphis Paper Show...

Richie Self, President, American Coins & Collectibles, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. A second edition of The Comprehensive Catalog and History of Confederate Bonds has released...

The Benefits of Membership in the Early American Coppers Society –...

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. EAC has been around since 1967. They are an elite group of coin collectors who appreciate coins from early America particularly...

Collecting Masonic Coins and Tokens – VIDEO: 2:39.

Ray Rouse, Exhibit Chairman, Early American Coppers Society, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. The Mason issued large cent coins engraved with Masonic emblems for various lodges...

Story of the Fugio Cent of 1787 – VIDEO: 2:15.

Ray Rouse, Exhibit Chairman, Early American Coppers Society, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. The Fugio Cent has a great story inspired by Benjamin Franklin and authorized...

Early American Coppers: Tribute to Coin Collector Dan Holmes – Video:...

One of the most well-liked members of the Early American Coppers (EAC) group was not able to attend this year’s convention in Irving, Texas....

The Magnificent Twin Leaf Collection: A Great Collection of Cents is...

By Stack's Bowers Galleries.... October 15, 1792 “In execution of the authority given by the legislature, measures have been taken for engaging some artists from abroad...

Cool Currency! from the 2015 Memphis International Paper Money Show –...

CoinWeek’s David Lisot was in Long Beach, California, site of the 2015 Memphis International Paper Money Show. While there, David had a chance to talk to dealers and...

Raleigh Money Expo Show Report – 2015

By Charles Morgan for Coinweek....   On Saturday, I joined CoinWeek Assistant Editor Hubert Walker to attend the 42nd Annual Raleigh Money Expo. The Raleigh Money...

2015 Raleigh Money Expo Show Schedule

On Saturday, CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan and Assistant Editor Hubert Walker will give an educational presentation at the 2015 Raleigh Money Expo. The Topic...

Memphis International Paper Money Show Convention Report 2015 – Video: 3:37.

Lyn Knight, Convention Chairman, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. The Memphis International Paper Money Show was the first convention devoted exclusively to collecting bank notes. For...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions’ Regency XII Sale is Tonight!

Part 1 of the Coronet Collection of Morgan dollars among the sale's many highlights... CoinWeek Staff Reports.... The sale will kick off with the 64-lot first...

The Story of the 1873 Carson City Dime with Arrows at...

Joel Rettew, Numismatist, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. In 1873 the United States was in a financial crisis. This affected the price of silver that affected...

Long Beach Expo Offers Something for Everyone – VIDEO: 2:08.

The Long Beach Coin, Currency, Stamp and Sports Collectible has something for a host of collecting interests. The have auction items of the Stack’s...

15 Year Old Takes PCGS Coin Grading Challenge at Long Beach...

Dante Vaisbort, young numismatist, Inverviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. There is some great talent in the numismatic market place. One of the up and coming young...

NCIC to Offer 1-Day Training Course to Law Enforcement

The Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) will offer a one-day training course on “Numismatic Crime Investigations” for local, state and federal law enforcement officers...

Cuban Numismatic Association Attends Long Beach Coin Expo – VIDEO: 4:50.

Orlando Pino, Treasurer, CNA, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. For the first time the Cuban Numismatic Association had a table at Long Beach. Find out what...

Two Numismatic Friends: Ron Gillio and Joel Rettew – Video: 5:17.

Ron Gillio & Joel Rettew, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. Two numismatic buddies who have attended the Long Beach Expo for decades were caught by David...

Cool Coins! From the June 2015 Long Beach Show – Video:...

CoinWeek’s David Lisot was in Long Beach, California, site of the Summer 2015 Long Beach Coin, Currency, Stamp, and Sports Collectible Show. While there, David had a...

Texas Numismatic Association Coin Convention Report 2015. VIDEO: 3:18.

The Texas Numismatic Association has been holding an annual convention for 57 years. Show promoter Doug Davis talks about the results and outcome for...

Central States Numismatic Society Announces Exhibit Award Sponsorships

Kevin Foley, Convention Chairman for the Central States Numismatic Society’s 77th Anniversary Convention, to be held April 27-30, 2016, has announced sponsorships for a...

Dave Harper Predicts: Changes to Coins, Packaging, and Coin Shows… Video.

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…. Numismatic News Editor and Futurist Dave Harper looks forward and wonders how the hobby will change over the course of the next 25...