Douglas Winter Numismatics Buys 1838-O Half Dollar for $504,000

Douglas Winter Numismatics (DWN), a rare coin dealership based in Portland, Oregon, was the buyer of a very rare 1838-O half dollar graded SP63...

John W. Adams Collection of Comitia Americana Medals Nets $1.7 Million

Stack’s Bowers Galleries-  110 Historic American Medals Makes History Numismatist John W. Adams is known worldwide as the foremost expert on the medals authorized by...

Visit to the National Numismatic Collection at the Smithsonian

National Numismatic Collection Visit by Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   On Wednesday, November 13, 2019, the curator of the National Numismatic Collection (NNC) Dr. Ellen...

A Busy Week: Smithsonian Event and Stack’s Bowers Whitman Auction Lots...

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   It's shaping up to be a very busy week for numismatics and, weather permitting (sleet is currently coming down...

New-to-Census Choice Uncirculated 1928 $500 Gold Certificate Offered in Stack’s Bowers...

$500 Rarity to be Sold in Stack's Bowers Galleries November 2019 Auction   By Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   A recently rediscovered Series of...

Rare 1795 13 Leaves $10 Featured in Stack’s Bowers November 2019...

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   The 1795 $10 eagle is among the most iconic issues to emerge from the early United...

Rare US Life Saving Medal in Gold Featured in Stack’s Bowers...

By James McCartney - Senior Numismatist, Stack's Bowers ......   Our November 2019 Baltimore Auction offers a nearly unprecedented selection of rarities from the Numismatic Americana...

Stack’s Bowers 2019 Baltimore Sale – The CoinWeek Preview

Stack's Bowers Baltimore Sale Preview by Lianna Spurrier for CoinWeek .....   At the 2019 Whitman Expo in Baltimore, Maryland, Stack’s Bowers will be auctioning a...

Rare Silver Harding Inaugural Medal, Gold Telford Medal Featured in Stack’s...

By James McCartney - Senior Numismatist, Stack's Bowers ......   Rare Harding Inaugural Medal in Silver United States Presidential Inaugural medals have been issued officially since William...

Historic Noe-13 Oak Tree Shilling Featured in Stack’s Bowers 2019 Baltimore...

Oak Tree shilling by James McCartney - Senior Numismatist, Stack's Bowers ......   The Noe-13 1652 Oak Tree shilling is among the scarcest varieties from the...

Top-Pop Gem 1927 Peace Dollar in Stack’s Bowers November Auction

By James McCartney - Senior Numismatist, Stack's Bowers ......   The Peace silver dollar struck from 1921 through 1935 has always been one of the most...

Rare 1851 Humbert $50 Featured in Stack’s Bowers November Baltimore Auction

By James McCartney - Senior Numismatist, Stack's Bowers ......   Among the most evocative of all the Gold Rush issues, the huge octagonal $50 gold pieces...

Did You Know? Edson Collection of Civil War Tokens, Washington Medals...

By Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Did you know that Stack's Bowers Galleries is featuring the Ralph A. Edson collection in our official auction of the...

Rare Original Proof 1836 Half Cent Featured in Stack’s Bowers May...

By James McCartney - Senior Numismatist, Stack's Bowers ......   Proof early American copper coinage is one of the most fascinating and intensely pursued series in...

Rare 1876-CC Liberty Head Eagle Gold Coin in Upcoming Stack’s Bowers...

By James McCartney - Senior Numismatist, Stack's Bowers ......   The 1876-CC $10 is a significant rarity and is elusive in all grades. With appeal to...

Gem 1834 Capped Bust Quarter Featured in Stack’s Bowers May 2019...

By James McCartney - Senior Numismatist, Stack's Bowers ......   The Capped Bust quarter series, struck from 1815 through 1838, is vastly underrated and contains many...

Newly Discovered Original Washington Before Boston Silver Medal Featured in Stack’s...

By James McCartney - Senior Numismatist, Stack's Bowers ......   The Washington Before Boston medal is one of the most significant relics of early America and...

Uniface Fugio Copper Impressions in Gold Featured in Stack’s Bowers May...

By James McCartney - Senior Numismatist, Stack's Bowers ........   Our May 2019 Baltimore Auction will feature an exceptional selection of United States colonial coinage, including...

Condition Census 1787 New Jersey Copper Featured in May Stack’s Bowers...

By James McCartney - Senior Numismatist, Stack's Bowers ........   Our May 2019 Baltimore Auction will feature an impressive selection of United States colonial coins from...

Over $10.3 Million in US Coins Sold at Stack’s Bowers Spring...

Official Whitman Spring Expo Auction Totals Nearly $21 Million   The Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the Whitman Coin and Collectibles Spring Expo gathered collectors...

March Online Coin Auction Madness

By Jim Bisognani - NGC Weekly Market Report ......   March is upon us and, at least according to the calendar, spring is a mere fortnight away! Not to...

Anderson Collection Part IV Auction Realizes Nearly $8 Million at Whitman...

Series of Four Anderson Banknote Collection Sales Realizes Total of $34,126,980   The Stack’s Bowers Galleries February 28 offering of Part IV of the Joel R....

Whitman Publishing Releases 2nd Edition of Rare Coin Collecting and Investing...

Whitman Publishing announces the release of the second edition of Pleasure and Profit: 100 Lessons for Building and Selling a Collection of Rare Coins,...

US Paper Money: Spectacular 1882 $1,000 Gold Certificate, Only One in...

By Q. David Bowers - Co-founder, Stack's Bowers ......   This highlight showcases one of the most spectacular, most important notes in the Joel R. Anderson...

Stack’s Bowers Official Whitman Paper Money Auction to Feature Rare United...

In addition to the amazing large size paper money rarities in the Anderson Collection, the Stack’s Bowers Galleries Spring 2019 Baltimore Auction contains a...

CoinWeek: Stack’s Bowers to Offer Three Million+ Dollar Currency Notes in...

On Thursday, February 28, 2019, Stack's Bowers will conduct the fourth session of the historic Joel R. Anderson Collection of United States Paper Money. The...

The Joel R. Anderson Collection of United States Paper Money —...

By Q. David Bowers – Co-founder, Stack’s Bowers ......   Welcome to our fourth offering from the most extensive, most rarity-laden collection of paper money by design types ever formed or...

Stack’s Bowers Baltimore Currency Auction Realizes Over $11 Million

Official Whitman Expo Auction Realizes a Total of Nearly $24 Million   The Official Currency Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Winter Expo, presented by...

Over $12.7 Million in U.S. Coins Sold in Stack’s Bowers Baltimore...

Official Whitman Expo Auction Realizes a Total of Nearly $24 Million With over $23.9 million USD in total prices realized, including $12.7 million in United...

1890 $1,000 “Grand Watermelon” Note Brings Over $2 Million

Stack’s Bowers Galleries’ Joel. R. Anderson Collection Part III Auction Realizes Over $8.6 Million  - 1890 $1,000 “Grand Watermelon” Note Brings Over $2 Million Stack’s Bowers...