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...

UK Releases New Waterloo Medal Inspired by Pistrucci

The Royal Mint has released a unique and special edition of Pistrucci’s Waterloo Medal - a masterpiece of minting art in all its glory...

Gender Politics and the Austrian Mint’s 2015 Life Ball Medal feat....

Special Commentary by CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan....   2015 marks the 23rd year of the Life Ball, a fundraising event held each year in Vienna, Austria....

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Joel Iskowitz

CoinWeek Podcast #42: Coin Designer Joel Iskowitz on the State of Modern Coins Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or...

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...

Rare 170-Year-Old McAuslane Token at Toronto Coin Expo

By Geoffrey Bell Auctions and Toronto Coin Expo....   Hundreds of pieces of Canadian history are ready to be auctioned off starting May 28, 2015 at...

American Fighter Aces Receive Congressional Gold Medal

The Congressional Gold Medal was presented to the American Fighter Aces collectively today during a ceremony in Emancipation Hall at the U.S. Capitol Visitor...

CCAC Now Accepting Applications for Membership

Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135 (b), the United States Mint is accepting applications for appointment to the Citizens Coinage Advisory...

Next Public CCAC Meeting Scheduled for June 16-17

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...

Highlights of Künker GmbH eLive Auction 35

By Künker GmbH & Company....   Künker GmbH & Co.'s eLive Auction 35 will take place this coming week from Tuesday, May 19th until Thursday, May...

Isaac Rudman Collection of Slave Hire Badges and Anti-Slavery Medals at...

By Heritage Auctions....   Heritage Auctions' May 18 Americana & Political Auction, to be held at our Dallas headquarters, will feature the important Isaac Rudman Collection...

Numismatic Personalities: Ron “Pop Stouch” Stoutjesdyk – VIDEO: 11:49

Ron "Pop Stouch" Stoutjesdyk is known by many dealers and collectors for his knowledge of tokens and medals. He is also father of a...

U.S. Mint Eisenhower Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set...

The 2015 United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set - Dwight D. Eisenhower (product code JP6) will go on sale...

2015 Harry S. Truman Coin and Chronicle Set on Sale June...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   According to Lateefah Simms, Public Affairs Specialist at the U.S. Mint, the first Coin and Chronicle Set of 2015...

The Friedrich Popken and Ernst Otto Horn Collections at Künker Auctions

The Popken and Horn collections are just two of the many highlights of the 2015 Künker Summer Sale. The almost 4,000 lots, their estimates...

Kolbe & Fanning Publish Margolis Book on Franklin Medallions

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers are proud to announce the publication of a new landmark work by Richard Margolis - Benjamin Franklin in Terra...

U.S. Mint Sets Price for 2015 Presidential $1 Coin and Chronicle...

By CoinWeek News Staff....   On Wednesday, April 29, the United States Mint announced prices for the upcoming 2015 Coin and Chronicle Sets featuring Harry S....

NGC Certifies Rare Gold Medal Presented to Brazilian President Alves

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified a rare and important 1906 Brazilian gold medal struck to commemorate the appointment of Archbishop of Rio de...

First American Medal of the Year Award Winner Announced

By the American Medallic Sculpture Association.... While it took 132 years for an Australian yacht to win the America’s Cup, an Australian medalist has managed...

U.S. Mint to Offer Harry Truman Presidential $1 Coin & First...

The United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set - Harry S. Truman (product code JP5) will be available for purchase...

Waterloo Medal For Auction In Time for Bicentennial of Battle

On 23 April 2015, Spink London will hold its first auction of Orders, Decorations, Campaign Medals & Militaria in 2015. At the forefront of a...

Congressional Gold Medal Presented to the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders

Members of the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders were awarded the Congressional Gold Medal collectively during a ceremony today, April 15, 2015, in Emancipation Hall in...

Pistrucci Medal on Display May 1-2 at Pontypool Museum for Waterloo...

By Pontypool Museum....   18 June 2015 marks the 200th anniversary of the victory of Britain and its allies at the Battle of Waterloo, the decisive...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Inscription on Boston Time Capsule Medal, More...

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...

New So-Called Dollar Commemorates Panama Canal Centennial

By William D. Hyder.... Legend of the Seas, an appropriate name for the ship to carry Jeff Shevlin's 2014 medal commemorating the 100th anniversary of...

170-year-old token ‘star of collection’ at Toronto Coin Expo

By Jesse Robitaille – Canadian Coin News, A CoinWeek Content Partner....   Hundreds of pieces of Canadian history are ready to be auctioned off at the...

Congressional Gold Medal Presented to Jack Nicklaus

World-renowned golfer Jack Nicklaus received the Congressional Gold Medal today during a ceremony at the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. The medal recognizes Nicklaus' service to...

CoinWeek Video – Mintage Disputed on Philippine Wilson Gold Medal

Jeff Shevlin, So-Called Dollar Guy Interviewer Charles Morgan, CoinWeek.com........ A rare gold medal created by the Manila Mint in 1920 has caused some controversy regarding the...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: More Mental Hospital Tokens – March...

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...

CCAC Design Recommendations for Ronald Reagan Presidential $1 Coin, Mark Twain...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   At its March 5 public meeting in conjunction with the ANA National Money Show in Portland, Oregon, the Citizens Coinage...