Nancy Reagan Coin Marks End of First Spouse Program

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   With the death of Nancy Reagan on March 6, 2016, interest is mounting for the Nancy Reagan First Spouse...

U.S. Mint Announces 2017 America the Beautiful Quarters Program Coin Designs

The United States Mint today announced the five new designs that will appear on the reverses of the 2017-dated coins in the America the...

2016 U.S. Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set™ Available Feb....

Sales will open for the United States Mint 2016 America the Beautiful Quarters Proof SetTM (product code 16AP) on February 23 at noon Eastern...

ANA Money Museum presents new exhibit: ‘Treasures of the Deep’

ANA members and the public are invited to free Open House at the ANA Money Museum Thursday, June 5.... The Edward C. Rochette Money Museum will...

Capping Liberty: The Invention of a Numismatic Iconography for the New...

An Exhibition of Coins, Medals, Banknotes, and Related Books, Manuscripts, and Graphic Arts from Princeton University Collections Milberg Gallery, Firestone Library, March 3, 2012, to...

U.S. Mint Announces 2016 First Spouse Gold Coin Designs

  The United States Mint today officially announced the new designs for the Patricia Nixon and Betty Ford First Spouse Gold Coins that will be...

Over $17.6 Million in US Coins and Related Issues Sold by...

2019 Whitman Winter Expo Brings a Total of More than $19 million   The Stack’s Bowers Galleries November 2019 Baltimore Auction brought together collectors of every...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Ethnic Slurs on Hobo Nickels (Part II)

Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current volume of the E-Sylum eNewsletter. This week, E-sylum readers...

Stack’s Bowers To Hold New York Americana Auction of U.S. coins,...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries, preeminent auctioneer of rare coins and paper money, will present more than 3,000 lots of U.S. coins, tokens, medals, exonumia and...

Lyndon B. Johnson Coin & Chronicles Set Available Today (UPDATE: SOLD...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   UPDATE: The 2015 LBJ Coin & Chronicles Set has officially SOLD OUT. According to a notice sent out by...

The Victor Sine Clade George Washington Funeral Medal: NGC

This premiere medal was made to be worn at a memorial procession for George Washington On December 14, 1799, George Washington passed away at Mount...

U.S. Mint Launches 35th America the Beautiful Quarter in South Carolina

On Thursday, November 17, the United States Mint joined the National Park Service to launch the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program coin honoring Fort...

Commemorative Stories: The 1893 Isabella Quarter

By David Provost for CoinWeek….. Author’s note: My intention for this series of “stories” is to present lesser known information about the US commemorative coins series derived from...

They Also Ran: Campaign Medals of Forgotten Candidates

By David Thomason Alexander for CoinWeek ....   The continuous drumbeat of politics throughout the United States in 2015-2016 should have directed collectors to one of...

U.S. Mint Launches Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Quarter

Image credit: United States Mint; composite: CoinWeek The United States Mint joined the National Park Service (NPS) today to officially launch the America the Beautiful...

Bombay Hook America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™ Available Oct. 6

The United States Mint will accept orders for the 2015 America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™ - Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge (product code...

Commemorative Coins: Cassie McFarland’s Glove Design a Perfect Fit

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ...........   There’s something about an old ball glove. That’s the sentiment behind San Luis Obispo, California-based artist Cassie...

Counterfeit Indian Peace Medals

By Thomas K. DeLorey .....   Many U.S. numismatic items have been counterfeited or otherwise imitated over the years, some so often that authenticators such as...

Discovery of Geoffrey Charlton Adams Catalogue with Photographic Plates

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers have announced the discovery of a rumored, but never reported, Geoffrey Charlton Adams auction catalogue from 1906 with two...

Rare Golden Goose Casino Chip Sells for $75,000

At this year’s Casino Chip & Gaming Tokens Collectors Club (CC&GTCC) convention, the sale of two unique chips caused tremendous excitement when their stories...

The Coin Analyst: White Mountain Five-Ounce Silver Numismatic Coin Available May...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ....   After a three-month delay while the Mint determined mintage levels for the coins, the first 2013 five-ounce silver America the Beautiful coin for...

Unique and Unusual Numismatic Items – 1870 Seated Half Dollar Obverse...

Editors Note: Heritage's upcoming ANA Signature Sale # 1223 contains an items the caught our eye as we were previewing the sale. It is...

Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set™...

The 2015 United States Mint Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set (product code JP8) will be available for purchase...

2015 U.S. Mint Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set Available June 16

Sales will open for the 2015 United States Mint Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set (product code XA7) on June 16 at noon Eastern Daylight...

David McCarthy Talks about the Newly Discovered Billy the Kid Tintype...

David McCarthy, Senior Numismatist at Kagin's talks to David Lisot about the newly discovered tintype of famed western outlaw Billy the Kid. Verified authentic after...

United States Mint Launches Quarter Honoring Homestead National Monument of America

Latest America the Beautiful Quarters Coin pays homage to the courage and tenacity of Nebraska homesteaders. United States Mint representatives joined National Park Service officials...

2016 America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set Available Today

Kennedy Half Dollar Two-Roll Set and 200-Coin Bag Available February 24 By CoinWeek News Staff....   Come noon Eastern Standard Time on Tuesday, February 23, the 2016...

U.S. Mint Launches 27th Coin in America the Beautiful Quarters® Program

New quarter celebrates the natural and cultural resources of Kisatchie National Forest On Wednesday, April 22, representatives from the United States Mint and the United...

Mark Twain Commemorative Coin Designs Unveiled

Coin designs honoring the life and legacy of celebrated author unveiled two days before 180th anniversary of his birth The first of several ceremonies to...

U.S. Mint Opens Sales for 2016 Ronald Reagan $1 Coin Cover...

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2016 Ronald Reagan $1 Coin Cover (product code 16FC) on August 18 at noon...