Infographic: 17 Very Interesting Facts About Olympic Gold Medals

By Karus Chains .....   At Karus Chains we love to write about silver and gold chains for men but even we realize that there are...

United States Mint Released James Madison Presidential Silver Medal May 6

The United States Mint released Presidential Medals struck in .999 fine silver in honor of the nation’s fourth president, James Madison, on May 6...

Rare Wilson So-Called Dollar on Sale Today at Stack’s Bowers Americana...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.... Lot 217. Extremely Rare 1920 Wilson Dollar in Gold For fans of the So-Called dollar series, it’s always a...

What Rare Coin Dealers Collect

By Jeff Garrett for NGC Market Report ......   Many assume that rare coin dealers have built incredible collections from the coins that they regularly trade....

Stack’s Bowers to Display Cardinal Collection Foundation Tribute to Franklin’s Libertas...

At the upcoming American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) World’s Fair of Money Convention in Rosemont, Illinois, August 13-18, Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce...

Paris Mint Transforms into a Chocolate Factory

CoinWeek staff reports... Controversial American artist Paul McCarthy, who was in the news recently after his giant green inflatable “Christmas Tree” sculpture--installed in the heart...

Niels Bohr Nobel Prize Medal Highlights Heritage Central States Auction

It is an exciting time for numismatics, as the many spectacular coins that the hobby offers are increasingly made accessible to collectors across the...

Jewish-American Hall of Fame Medal Series Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise Medal by Eugene Daub is 50th in the Jewish-American Hall of Fame Series The Jewish-American Hall of Fame series of medals...

Interesting Coins – A Love Token on Valentine’s Day

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

CCAC Releases Mohawk Code Talker Gold Medal Designs

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) has released candidate designs for the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe Code Talker Congressional Gold...

Rare Silver Harding Inaugural Medal, Gold Telford Medal Featured in Stack’s...

By James McCartney - Senior Numismatist, Stack's Bowers ......   Rare Harding Inaugural Medal in Silver United States Presidential Inaugural medals have been issued officially since William...

Henry Clay Gold Medal struck with 30 oz of California Gold...

By Heritage Auctions - Auction Lot Preview.......   2016 September 17  - Lincoln and His Times A joint Auction by Heritage Auctions and The Rail Splitter....

New Ancient, World Coins from Atlas Numismatics – September 2016

By Atlas Numismatics ......   New Inventory These seven coins are just a sample of the 713 recent additions to our inventory. We have added new material...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Joseph Menna

Mint engraver and designer Joseph Menna's career at the U.S. Mint began in 2005. During his 10-year-plus tenure, he has authored more than two...

PAN: 112 Years Later, Memorial Plaque, Exhibit Honors Carnegie Hero Medal...

By Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists (PAN) ....   It was a typical June evening when Ivah Coles, age 21, and Richard Cromwell, age 20, went for...

Gold Medal Collection once belonging to Louis Eliasberg brings $62,891.88 at...

by CoinWeek News Staff... A fifteen piece uncirculated gold medal collection once belonging to famed collector Louis Eliasberg has just brought $62,891.88 (with buyer’s premium)...

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...

Royal Canadian Mint Celebrates Daytona Intl. Speedway with Silver Medallion

To celebrate the opening of the newly renovated “World Center of Racing” which recently hosted the Rolex 24 at Daytona, racing fans everywhere can...

Congressional Gold Medal Presented to 1965 Selma to Montgomery Voting Rights...

The Congressional Gold Medal was presented collectively today to the voting rights marchers--known as foot soldiers--who participated in the Selma to Montgomery, Ala., voting...

Results of Künker Summer World Coin Auctions 322-324

World Coin Auctions By Künker GmbH ......   We thank you, our customers, for your active participation in the Künker summer world coin auctions 2019, which...

Newly Announced US Mint Silver Medal Program Is Just Bullion

By Donald Scarinci - CCAC Member, donaldscarinci.com ......   Last week, after years of prodding by members of the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) and the...

Rhode Island Ship Tokens Among Highlights of David Lawrence Rare Coins...

By David Lawrence Rare Coins ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #1041 includes a selection of 260 New Items along with 60 Special No Reserve Lots, 25...

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...

Collectors Intrigued by Political Campaign Memorabilia

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   Whitman Coin & Collectibles Winter Baltimore Expo on Deck; Colonial Copper Caper As we go to press the...

Final 2015 Coin & Chronicles Set Available on Oct. 27

The United States Mint will accept orders for the final Coin & Chronicles Set of 2015 honoring President Lyndon B. Johnson starting on October...

Neil Armstrong’s Apollo 11 Gold Medal, Certified by NGC and CAG,...

An extremely rare gold medal graded by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) that traveled on the Apollo 11 mission to the moon realized $2,055,000 at...

Stack’s Bowers 2019 Baltimore Sale – The CoinWeek Preview

Stack's Bowers Baltimore Sale Preview by Lianna Spurrier for CoinWeek .....   At the 2019 Whitman Expo in Baltimore, Maryland, Stack’s Bowers will be auctioning a...

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...

CCAC Announces Public Meeting for June 27

Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135(b)(8)(C), the United States Mint announces the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) public meeting scheduled for...

Spink: Medals from the Life and Career of Sir Christopher Lee

Spink is honored to have been instructed to offer approximately 50 medals and awards presented and bestowed to the late Sir Christopher Lee, C.B.E.,...