The “Horse Gaming Tokens” of Szechuan

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   Much like the American pastime poker often involving some friendly monetary wagering, so too...

Wilson Dollar Medal Restrikes Celebrate Manila Mint 100 Year Anniversary

By Jeff Shevlin - So-CalledDollar.com ......   This year, to commemorate the 100-year anniversary of the Manila Mint, restrikes of the Wilson Dollar are being offered...

Exceptional Gold World Coins, Medals at Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   As autumn arrives, we are very pleased to offer a bounty of exceptional new coins and medals for your browsing delight and numismatic...

Silver Medal Commemorating Commodore Perry’s Opening of Japan at Stack’s Bowers...

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   The rapid industrialization of the western world in the 19th century led to an...

Colonial Coins, Washingtoniana, Indian Peace Medals in Stack’s Bowers Nov. Auction

The E Pluribus Unum Collection, Part 2: Colonial Coins and Washingtoniana The E Pluribus Unum Collection, Part 2: Colonial Coins and Washingtoniana will be featured...

Künker Offering Alexander Macomb Gold Medal From War of 1812 in...

The Story of Alexander Macomb by Künker GmbH ......   The Hero of the Second War of American Independence As part of its Auction 339, the auction...

US Mint, Royal Mint Collaborate on Mayflower Anniversary Coins, Medals

* * * The United States Mint and The Royal Mint (United Kingdom) have collaborated to create two limited-edition sets marking the 400th anniversary of...

World War II 75th Anniversary Coin, Medal Designs Announced by US...

The United States Mint has officially announced the designs for the 2020 End of World War II 75th Anniversary Coin and Medal Program. The...

Medals in Stack’s Bowers Hong Kong Auction Showcase Cultural History of...

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   A German Medal and the Chinese Connection to World War I Though western Europe and...

CCAC to Review Designs for Hidden Figures Congressional Gold Medals, Among...

The United States Mint announces that the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a telephonic public meeting September 22 and 23, 2020. The...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries Sells Nearly $14 Million of US Coins and...

Over $13.94 million in United States coins and Numismatic Americana was sold in the Stack’s Bowers Galleries August 2020 Las Vegas Auction, contributing to...

A Bear-y Fun Bowling Token: Heritage Auctions

Did you know that a Civil War Token was minted that has a bear on one side and a bowling pin on the other?...

Big Sky Collection of Montana Tokens Part 2 Featured in August...

By Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   The Big Sky Collection is an outstanding and comprehensive cabinet comprising thousands of trade tokens and related items from Montana...

Künker eLive Auction 61 of Ancient and World Coins and Medals...

Künker Auctions by Künker GmbH ...... Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, Next Tuesday starts our three-day eLive Auction 61 featuring numismatic and phaleristic rarities. In the...

Certified American Tokens & Medals Offered in August Heritage Auction

Heritage's latest Month-Long auction highlights exonumia in its offering of a selection of Certified American Tokens and Medals. Open for bidding now, this auction...

Emergency Issues: Collecting Meissen Porcelain Notgeld

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   What makes modern money valuable? Simply put - belief. The whole modern financial system rests on the simple belief...

Gabriele Collection of U.S. Merchant and Trade Tokens, So-Called Dollars Featured...

Live Auction Thursday, July 30, 2020 • 9:00 AM PT   The Tim Gabriele Collection of U.S. Merchant and Trade Tokens was over a decade in...

Japanese Oban Among New World Coins at Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   We hope that everyone is doing well and finding pleasant ways to enjoy the summer. As a reminder, if you have any coins...

The Duke of Lansing Collection of British Coronation Medals

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   The crowning of any monarch is always a momentous celebration, highly anticipated and carefully...

Canadian Tokens of Douglas Robins Collection Part II up for Bidding

The April World Coins Signature Auction from Heritage featured the Douglas Robins Collection of Canadian Tokens - simply the finest collection of Canadian tokens...

Store and Display Your So-Called Dollars in New Lucite Holders

Jeff Shevlin, a nationally recognized expert on so-called dollars, now has available four different types of Lucite holders to store and display so-called dollars,...

National Commemorative Medals of the United States Mint

By BJ Searls for PCGS ......   Over the last several years, PCGS has been grading more and more tokens and medals and interest in these...

Stunning Gold World Coins Among Latest Inventory at Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   Dear Clients, We hope our June notice finds you doing well. If you may have any coins you would like to offer to us,...

Stack’s Bowers Collectors Choice Auction Features the Timeless Medals of Erik...

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   In the world of medallic art, France may come to mind for its association...

Künker Summer Auction Sales 337-338 Now Online

Künker Auctions by Künker GmbH ......   Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, The catalogues for our upcoming Summer Auction Sales are now online. From 22 to 26...

CCAC to Review Designs for New Gold & Silver Eagle Reverses,...

U.S. Mint also accepting applications for CCAC membership   The United States Mint announces that the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a telephonic public...

Apollo 17-Flown Silver Robbins Medallion Owned by Last Moonwalker in Heritage...

One of approximately 80 silver Robbins Medallions that flew on Apollo 17, which once belonged to the last man to walk on the moon,...

Mike Byers Mint Error News – Historic German States Gold Service...

Circa 1806 German States Bavaria King Maximilian I Joseph (1806-1825) Historic Gold Service Medal by Losch 6 Ducats 20.96 grams 36mm Unlisted in Gold Wittelsbach #2478 (In Silver)   By Mike...

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...