Rare Coin Road Warrior-News from the 2011 ANA

By Vic Bozarth - Bozarthcoins.com Another ANA’s World’s Fair of Money annual convention is now behind us. Often touted as ‘The Numismatic Event of...

Legend Numismatics Market Report – THE CHICAGO ANA SHOW 2011

By Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics A BLOCKBUSTER SHOW? We think it was pretty close. So far we have only heard ONE single complaint about someone...

Akers, Love and Stack Inducted into PCGS CoinFacts Coin Dealer Hall...

Three famous numismatists have been inducted as the second class to enter the PCGS CoinFacts™ Coin Dealer Hall of Fame : David W. Akers,...

The King of American Coins – the Dollar of 1804 –...

Background of the ANA’s Idler 1804 Dollar as Exhibited at the 2011 World’s Fair of Money in Chicago -  Part 1 By Mark Ferguson for...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The Rarities Night auction, part 3,...

News and Analysis on scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #67 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds This is my third column in...

1855-S $3 gold coin brings $1,322,500 as top lot in $31+...

Strength seen in all areas of the rare coin market in August 11 Platinum Night Auction; 91%+ Sell-Through by Dollar Value A unique 1855-S $3...

ANA Show Predictions: 2011

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com If you had asked me just last week how this year’s ANA show was going to turn out, I’d have...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The Rarities Night auction, part 2;...

News and Analysis on scarce coins, markets, and the coin collecting community #66 Special Edition - by Greg Reynolds On Wednesday, in part 1, I provided...

The ANA-You Gotta Go!

Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, I am excited about the upcoming American Numismatic Association Show in Chicago. Although the January Florida United Numismatists Show is larger,...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The Rarities Night Auction, Part 1...

News and Analysis on scarce coins, markets, and the coin collecting community #65 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds While Heritage has been organizing 'Platinum Night'...

Coin Profile: 1868 Liberty Double Eagle, Proof Deep Cameo

Very Rare 19th Century Proof, Possibly Six in Private Hands Condition Census Example, Ex: Harry Bass The 1868 Liberty double eagle is one of the rarest...

What Goes On at the American Numismatic Association’s World’s Fair of...

By Mark Ferguson for CoinWeek – MFrarecoins.com If you’ve never been to a summer ANA convention, or if you’ve never been to any coin show...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Eliasberg Coins Traveling to Chicago

News and Analysis on scarce coins, markets, and the coin collecting community #64 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds .....   In the Internet era, there is...

PCGS Will Display and Sponsor Eye-Opening Exhibits at Chicago ANA

Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) will sponsor a wide range of amazing exhibits and informative presentations at the American Numismatic Association's Chicago World's Fair...

Coin Profile: 1802 Half Dime, a Landmark Rarity

In all of U.S. numismatics there are only a handful of regular issue coins that can compare in absolute rarity to the 1802 half...

Multi-Million Collection of Cents on Display at Chicago’s World’s Fair of...

The number one-ranked collection of United States large cents in both the PGCS and NGC Set Registry listings will be publicly displayed in Chicago...

Rare Coin Road Warrior-What I did on my Summer Vacation (between...

By Vic Bozarth The Dog Days of Summer are here and we are hiding from the heat in Colorado. Our home in Texas is...

NGC Exhibits the Moser #1 Morgan Silver Dollar Registry Set at...

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ( www.NGCcoin.com) will host numismatic exhibits at its booth during the 2011 ANA World’s Fair of Money in Chicago. The...

Numismatic Theatre Schedule Set for Chicago

Numismatic Theatre, a popular feature of the American Numismatic Association’s convention education programs, has been finalized for the 2011 ANA Chicago World’s Fair of...

Official Medal for 2011 World’s Fair of Money Honors History of...

The official medal for the American Numismatic Association’s 120th Anniversary Convention, August 16-20 in Chicago, is available for purchase. Artist Jamie Franki, former master...

Important 1792 Fusible Alloy Cent, Judd-2 to be offered in Chicago

The 1792 pattern cents, Birch cent, half disme, disme, and quarter were the prototypes for what later became the cent, nickel, dime,...

Rare Gold Shines In $11 Million Summer FUN Auction

Rare and high quality gold coins dominated the results in our recent 2011 July Orlando Summer FUN Signature US Coin Auction. Overall, the prices...

Record Bourse, Spectacular Exhibits and Educational Programs Highlight ANA World’s Fair...

The largest bourse and best numismatic inventory in American Numismatic Association history awaits attendees of the ANA World’s Fair of Money, Aug. 16-20 in...

Story of the Hobo Nickel

Archie "Rollie" Taylor - President, Original Hobo Nickel Society Interviewer: David Lisot "Rollie" tells the story of the hobo nickel, how it came...

Young Numismatist Jacob Barone on Collecting

Young Numismatist Jacob Barone on Collecting Interviewer: David Lisot Jacob has come to his first coin show. Find out why he has come, who...

Senior FUN Member Jeanne Shepherd Remembers

Jeanne Shepherd, FUN Volunteer Interviewer: David Lisot Jeanne is the daughter of Robert Hendershott who founded the FUN organization in 1955. She reminisces about...

Comments from the FUN President

Tony Swicer, FUN President Interviewer: David Lisot Tony Swicer recently assumed the office of presidency for the FUN organization and the summer convention is...

FUN Summer 2011 Opening Ceremony

Tony Swicer, FUN President Tony delivers the opening remarks at the FUN Summer Coin Convention in Orlando. The FUN Convention is one of the most successful coin shows in America. Hear why and see the volunteers who make it all possible.

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Summer FUN Auction, Part 2 –...

News and Analysis on scarce coins,  markets, and the coin collecting community #61 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds .....   The official auction of the Summer...

PCGS Hosts Tantalizing First Peek at Finest U.S. Type Set at...

Surpasses Famed Eliasberg Type Set (Rosemont, Illinois) -- The veil will be intriguingly lifted when highlights of what is now the all-time finest U.S. type...