NGC Certifies 1st Olympic Basketball Gold Medal Ever Awarded

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified the first Olympic gold medal for basketball ever awarded. This ultimate symbol of the sport's rise to a...

Mike Byers Mint Error News – Unique Gold Off Metal Trial...

1861 German States Bavaria Medal Prince Adalbert (Brother of King Maximilian II) Gold Off Metal Strike "First Test" (Trial Strike) Hand Engraving from the Bavarian Mint Presented to the...

Set of Swiss Shooting Festival Medals and Coins New at Atlas...

By Atlas Numismatics ......   Despite worldwide economic uncertainty, the market for rare and exceptional coins remains buoyant. Showing particular strength at present are top British and Asian...

ANA World’s Fair of Money Medal Created by Don Everhart

Retired United States Mint designer, sculptor, and engraver Don Everhart has finished his plaster sculpts of the American Numismatic Association (ANA) World’s Fair of...

Medals of Li Hung-Chang—Strategist, Diplomat & World Traveler

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   After spending his early life in scholarly pursuits, the rise of Li Hung-chang (李鴻章,...

Collect or Spend? Chipotle Mexican Grill Tokens

 At CoinWeek, we can't wait for life to get back to normal. So hungry for fast food are we that CoinWeek editor Charles Morgan is...

United States Mint Announces Design for 2020 Women’s Suffrage Centennial Silver...

On Tuesday, April 21, the United States Mint officially announced the design for the 2020 Women’s Suffrage Centennial Silver Medal. Developed in conjunction with...

CoinWeek Stream: Fascinating World War I Medals to be Auctioned April...

   CoinWeek editor Charles Morgan discusses some great World War I medals struck in Europe to commemorate key moments in the Great War. For much of...

Latest So-Called Dollar Fixed Price List From Jeff Shevlin Now Available

Latest So-Called Dollar Fixed Price List from Jeff Shevlin - So-CalledDollar.com ......   The latest fixed price list of So-Called Dollars is currently available from Jeff...

Holabird Western Americana Collections 4-Day Big Tent Online Auction April 16-19

The categories include philatelic and numismatic, mining, Americana, railroad   A huge, four-day, online-only Big Tent Auction packed with nearly 3,100 lots of philatelic and numismatic,...

Stack’s Bowers March 2020 Auction Sells Over $26.59 Million in U.S....

Eleven Sessions of U.S. Coins and Paper Money Bring a Total of More Than $37.5 Million   The Stack’s Bowers Galleries March 2020 Auction marked a...

CoinWeek Stream: FAO Medals – An Interesting Modern-Era Collecting Area

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   One of the interesting sidestreets in numismatics that I have found myself fascinated by is one filled with hundreds...

Stack’s Bowers to Offer Exceptional Array of Exonumia in Medals-Only Auction

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is excited to present a special April Collectors Choice Online (CCO) auction of over 160 lots of exonumia in medals. These...

James MaloneBeach Wins American Medal of the Year Award

James MaloneBeach’s medal “Suffer the Children” has won the coveted 2020 AMY (American Medal of the Year) award, sponsored by AMSA (American Medallic Sculpture...

Beautiful Caballito Peso, Other World Coins at Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   Atlas Numismatics is pleased to present you with our new list of inventory for the month of March. We are monitoring the current...

So-Called Dollars From the Pacific Coast Expositions

The latest publication on so-called dollars by Jeff Shevlin and Bill Hyder, So-Called Dollars from the Pacific Coast Expositions, won awards at the 2019...

New Book on Medals of the Jewish-American Hall of Fame 1969-2019...

Jewish-American Hall of Fame medals issued from 1969 to 2019 have found homes in collections, museums, etc. around the world ― becoming the longest...

Ahead of Its Time – The Alcohol-Fueled Car Medals of 1901-1902

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   The debate about environmental issues, natural resources, and technological improvements are more relevant than ever before. Yet, two French...

Rare Coins & Medals From Around the World New to Atlas...

By Atlas Numismatics ......   New Atlas Numismatics Inventory These five items are just a sample of the 989 recent additions to Atlas Numismatics coin and Medals inventory. We have...

The 1920 Wilson Dollar: A Counterfeited Rarity

An elusive medal represents a challenge for collectors of higher grades   By Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   The Wilson dollar was struck to commemorate the opening of...

Medal Awarded to Inventor of First Large-Scale Electronic Computer Featured in...

A medal awarded for one of the most significant technological advancements in the last century is among the most intriguing lots offered in Heritage...

Andrew Jackson Presidential Silver Medal on Sale Feb. 24

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the Andrew Jackson Presidential Silver Medal (product code S807) on February 24 at noon EST....

Spectacular Collection of NGC-Certified Lesher Dollars to be Sold in February

The most complete set of Lesher “Referendum Dollars” — which is entirely certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) — is being sold by Kagin’s...

Daniel Mendoza and the Ascent of Modern Combat Sports on Conder...

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   ​Though neither pugilistic technique—be it in boxing or in MMA (mixed martial arts)—nor the...

World Coins and Goetz Medals in Künker’s eLive Premium Auction 332

Künker Auction Highlights by Künker GmbH ......   On February 5 and 6, 2020, several special collections will be on sale in the Künker virtual auction...

CoinWeek Podcast #126: Collecting Medals in America

 CoinWeek Podcast #126: Collecting Medals in America Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek Podcast on...

Heritage Live: The Gulf Breeze Collection of Prussian Coins

The Gulf Breeze Collection of Prussian Coins is one of three specialized auctions of World and Ancient Coins currently available for bidding exclusively through...

United States Mint to Participate in Carson City Mint 150th Anniversary...

Carson City Mint WHAT: Representatives from the United States Mint, the Nevada State Museum, and the State of Nevada will participate in a celebration to mark...

The Legend of Lady Godiva and the Trade Tokens of Coventry

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   Lady Godiva in Anglo-Saxon days was a noblewoman married to Leofric, the Earl of...

Künker Berlin Auction 2020: Holy Roman Empire and World Coins

Künker Berlin Auction by Künker GmbH ......   There are only a few weeks left until our upcoming Berlin Auction Sales. Once again, we will be pleased...