United States Mint Sets 2018 Release Dates for Several New Coins

2018 Silver Eagle and Palladium Proof Coins Among Anticipated Upcoming Releases By CoinWeek News Staff ....   Over the weekend, the United States Mint added several new...

ANS Gives 2018 Saltus Award to Dutch Medallist Geer Steyn

Dutch artist Geer Steyn became the 57th recipient of the J. Sanford Saltus Award for excellence in medallic art at the biannual conference of...

Group of Rare Edward Sawyer’s Native American Portrait Galvanos Offered by...

Selection of 18 unique portraits Galvanos highlight June Long Beach Expo A rare group of artist Edward Warren Sawyer's Native American Portrait Galvanos, heralded as...

Queen Elizabeth Shilling, Pernambuco Gold Coin from Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ...... Atlas Numismatics will be attending the The 2018 World's Fair of Money from August 14-18, 2018. If you'd like us to...

A Napoleonic Medal Collection Kept Together for Over 200 Years

"I am a true Roman Emperor; I am of the best race of Caesars - those who are founders." --Napoleon Bonaparte, 1812. The Charles J. Ricard...

Media Makes Big Deal out of North Korea Summit Challenge Coin

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   On Monday, May 21, news media outlets in the United States noticed a curious knickknack available at the White House...

Medalcraft Mint Acquires Medallic Art Company

By Medalcraft Mint ......   Medalcraft Mint, a designer and producer of custom medallions, challenge coins and other awards, has expanded its customer base with the...

Olympic Medals for 2020 Tokyo Games May Rely on Recycled Precious...

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   The committee tasked with preparing Tokyo for the 2020 Olympics is exploring a frugal plan for producing the bronze,...

Austrian Mint Produces Jewelry Collection Based on Historic Medals

By CoinWeek ....   In conjunction with Dorotheum Jewellers in Vienna, the Austrian Mint has created a line of jewelry based on medallic art from its...

CoinWeek Podcast #97: Numismatic Americana Through the Eyes of John Kraljevich

 CoinWeek Podcast #97: Numismatic Americana Through the Eyes of John Kraljevich Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to...

Numismatic Memorabilia From the American Space Race to Sell This Week...

By CoinWeek .....   When astronaut and Apollo 11 Mission Commander Neil Armstrong stepped on the lunar surface at 10:56 Eastern Time on July 21, 1969,...

Don Everhart: My Career in Coins, Part 3 – Historic Figures...

By Don Everhart - Former Sculptor-Engraver, United States Mint ..... Exclusive for CoinWeek   Links to earlier parts: 1 | 2 During my 13+ years as a sculptor-engraver...

American Numismatic Society Announces Recipients of Saltus Medal Award

2017 + 2018 J. Sanford Saltus  Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Art of the Medal The Board of Trustees of the American Numismatic Society...

CoinWeek News Wire for April 13, 2018: Heists, Fakes, and Fraud

Coinweek News Wire for April 13, 2018 .... In Memoriam 1.) Walter Ray Lockwood, 1939-2018 Walter Ray Lockwood (member 1256) passed away early morning Tuesday, April 3. He was...

ANA 2018 Summer Seminar “The Medal in America” Is Firing Up

By David T. Alexander and Dr. David Menchell .....   Highlighting its educational mission for more than three decades, the American Numismatic Association (ANA) has offered...

World Medals & Tokens Highlight Latest From Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   Atlas Numismatics will be attending the Chicago Coin Expo 2018 April 18-21, and the Long Beach Expo from June 14 to...

U.S. Coins Realize Over $14.2 Million in Stack’s Bowers Galleries March...

The Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the March 2018 Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo was one of the most dynamic and impressive Baltimore...

South Korean Mint Announces New 2018 Silver Chiwoo Cheonwang, Tiger Medals

APMEX, Inc. is excited to announce the latest releases from KOMSCO , the South Korean Mint with the 2018 1 oz Silver Chiwoo Cheonwang and...

CoinWeek News Wire for March 26, 2018 – Woman, Bitcoin and...

Coinweek News Wire for March 26, 2018 ....   News Wire Current Events 1.) Lawmakers Push to Put Women on Quarters In a program that would mimic the ongoing commemorative...

Royal Canadian Mint Launches Coin & Medallion Set Honoring 100th Anniv....

Working with a partially sighted artist and adding braille to a coin for the first time, the Royal Canadian Mint is proud to launch...

Office of Strategic Services Receives Congressional Gold Medal

The members of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) received a Congressional Gold Medal on March 21 during a ceremony in Emancipation Hall of...

Latest Coins from Atlas Numismatics Include Ancient Rarities, German Goetz Medal

By Atlas Numismatics ......   Atlas Numismatics will be attending the Whitman Spring Expo in Baltimore March 22-25, the Chicago Coin Expo 2018 April 18-21st, and...

Gold Medal of Catherine the Great Commemorates Russian Palace That Never...

An impressive gold medal of Catherine the Great, which will be auctioned off at the Künker Auction 306 on March 23, shows the magnificent...

Heritage to Offer Douglas Robins Collection of Canadian Tokens at World...

One of the highlights of the upcoming Heritage April 20-24 World Coins Signature Auction is the Douglas Robins Collection of Canadian Tokens, possibly the...

CoinWeek News Wire for Feb. 23, 2018: Libyan MoU, $20 Trillion...

By Coinweek News Wire ....   Coinweek News Wire for February 23, 2018 Current Events 1.) US, Libya sign MoU to combat looting of cultural properties As part of the...

Second Release in Chiwoo Cheonwang Medal Gold & Silver Bullion Series...

Chiwoo Cheonwang Medal Gold & Silver Bullion Series APMEX, Inc., a leading online Precious Metals retailer based in Oklahoma City, is pleased to offer the...

Incredible Ancient Coins and Gold Ducats from Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   Atlas Numismatics will be attending the Whitman Spring Expo in Baltimore March 22-25, the Chicago Coin Expo 2018 April 18-21st, and...

Bill Proposes Rosie the Riveter Congressional Gold Medal

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   On February 2, California Representative Jackie Speier (D-CA14) introduced the Rosie the Riveter Congressional Gold Medal Act to Congress. The...

Interesting Coins – Love Tokens

On this Valentine's Day, we figure we'd add in a numismatic twist. Love tokens are generally defined as coins where one side (or sometimes...

Collecting takes on many forms and objects – Collecting Love Tokens

Richard Burdick, Member, Love Token Society Interviewer: David Lisot..........   A romantic aspect of coin collecting includes the love token. Love tokens are coins that have been...