Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Ethnic Slurs on Hobo Nickels

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...

NGC Releases Tokens and Medals Census

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has released a Tokens and Medals Census with comprehensive population data for virtually all types graded by NGC. The Tokens...

Congressional Gold Medals Awarded to the Fallen Heroes of September 11,...

Three Congressional Gold Medals were awarded today in honor of the men and women who perished as a result of the terrorist attacks on...

1963 Nobel Prize Medal to be Auctioned by Nate D. Sanders...

Nobel was Awarded to Central Nervous System Research Pioneer Dr. Alan Lloyd Hodgkin By Nate D. Sanders Auctions....   The 1963 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine...

Heritage Auctions – Seldom Seen Selections: 1838 Am I Not a...

We are proud to offer an example of the famous "Am I Not a Man and a Brother" Hard Times token, graded XF40 by...

World Paper Money Auction – Archives International XXXIV July 26

Over 1,100 lots of United States, Chinese and worldwide banknotes, coins, scripophily (stocks and bonds), security printing ephemera and the American Bank Note Company’s...

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...

2016 U.S. Mint Nixon Presidential $1 Coin Cover & First Spouse...

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2016 Richard M. Nixon $1 Coin Cover (product code 16FA) on March 1 at...

Highlights of Künker Auction 267

Dear Bidders and Phaleristics Enthusiasts, In this newsletter, we are delighted to introduce to you two remarkable special collections. Auction 267, the Roland Grüber Collection,...

Spink Currency Auction – Opium, Merchants and the Order of the...

Spink China proudly presents the April Numismatic Collector’s Series sale with a fresh and varied selection of Banknotes, Coins, Medals and Bonds and Share...

Breaking: CCAC Approves 2015 High Relief Gold Coin Design

Breaking News: 2015 High Relief Gold Coin design selected by CCAC. Correction: An earlier image of the approved design posted by CoinWeek contained the incorrect...

Künker Auction 271 Now Online

By Künker GmbH & Company....   Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, Künker Auction 271, taking place now on February 4, 2016 in Berlin, a day prior to...

Künker Presents Coin Auction 272 in New eLive Premium Format

Künker presents a new auction format: eLive Premium By Künker GmbH & Company.... The focus of Künker Auction 272 will be minor denominations and bracteates--that is,...

Exonumia News – So-Called Dollar Fixed Price List Available

By Jeff Shevlin ......   The ninth comprehensive fixed price list of So-Called Dollars is currently available from Jeff Shevlin, the "So-Called Guy". The price list...

Bob Dole Receives Congressional Gold Medal

Former U.S. Senator Robert Joseph "Bob" Dole received a Congressional Gold Medal on January 17 during a ceremony in the Rotunda of the U.S....

CoinWeek News Wire for November 25, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for November 25, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Q&A: Erik Goldstein Erik J. Goldstein is the senior curator of mechanical arts and numismatics at...

Exonumia: Some Double – or Triple – Denomination Curiosities

By Frank Van Valen - Numismatist and Cataloger, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   The beauty of exonumia is that it knows no boundaries.  If it has...

Going Beyond Commemorative Coins On eBay

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   The United States Mint has issued commemorative coins tied to the 1892-93 Columbian Exposition in Chicago, the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition (often referred...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Food Stamp Change Token Research Update –...

By Wayne Homren for The E-Sylum eNewsletter.... Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current...

Preview of Stack’s Bowers Ponterio August Hong Kong Showcase Auction

Stack's Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce details of their upcoming Hong Kong Auction of Chinese and Asian coins and currency, to be...

U.S. Mint Announces Product Information for Kennedy Coin & Chronicles Set

By CoinWeek News Staff....   In a notice released Tuesday, July 28, the United States Mint has announced product information for the John F. Kennedy Coin...

Exonumia – Of Pirates’ Treasures and California Gold Charms

By Frank Van Valen - Numismatist and Cataloger, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   We all, or at least many of us, wanted to be pirates when...

Spink Auctions: A Fine Collection of Polish Coins and Medals

On the 15th of July 2015, Spink will be holding the summer sale of Ancient, British & Foreign Coins and Commemorative Medals. The auction...

McClure Collection – Tokens and Medals in Long Beach

Heritage Auctions...   It is our pleasure to present a large and important gathering of tokens and medals from two dozen consignors in our June 10...

Kolbe & Fanning Introduce Medal and Exonumia Catalogue

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers have released our first catalogue devoted to numismatic exonumia: tokens, medals, badges, scrip and related items that pertain in...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Some Hawaiian Medals and Tokens – January...

By Wayne Homren for The E-Sylum eNewsletter.... Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current...

First Special Service Force Receives Congressional Gold Medal

Members of the First Special Service Force (the Force), an elite American-Canadian joint combat group, were collectively awarded the Congressional Gold Medal today during...

Gorny & Mosch Fall Auction: Strong Market for High Quality Coins

Excellent prices were realized in the Gorny & Mosch Fall Auction. Above all, the Archaic coins from Athens and the collection of exquisite German...

Spink: Fire Disaster Policeman, Helmand Hero Medals at Nov. Militaria Sale

This November will see several wonderful pieces of history come to Spink's auction room. On the 24th November 2016, a Yorkshire Chief Inspector's Queen's...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: On Cataloguing Prison Scrip…

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 reader...