Stack’s Bowers to Auction 1792 Half Disme at Chicago ANA August 2013. VIDEO: 3:21

Vicken Yegparian, Numismatist, Stack's Bowers Auctions Interviewer: David Lisot..... More great coin rarities are being sold at auction. Vicken Yegparian describes a 1792 half disme graded MS64...

PMG Grades Famous “Grand Watermelon” Note

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) has graded and encapsulated the extremely rare 1890 $1,000 Treasury Note, considered to be the most famous US note type....

PMG-Certified Note Sells for Record $2.6 Million

A note graded by Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) has set a new world record price after it was sold for $2.6 million. Graded VF...

1891 $1,000 Marcy Silver Certificate Sets New World Record Selling for $2.6 Million

Stack’s Bowers Galleries, a subsidiary of Spectrum Group International, Inc. (SPGZ), announces the sale of five of the finest large-size Silver Certificates. In addition...

$100 1863 Gold Note Sells for More Than $2 Million at Heritage Auction. VIDEO:...

Bob Merrill, Auctioneer, Heritage Auctions......... Another classic bank note rarity has broken the million dollar mark at public auction. The 1863 gold note series circulated during...

Record Price of $2.5 Million Paid for 1891 $1000 Bill at Heritage Auction. VIDEO:...

Michael Sadler, Auctioneer, Heritage Auctions In a room full of the most serious collectors and dealers in United States paper money a record price of...

Michael Sadler Talks About Auctioning Million Dollar Bank Notes in Heritage Auction. VIDEO: 3:03

Michael Sadler, Auctioneer, Heritage Auctions Interviewer: David Lisot....... It would have to be exciting to stand at a podium in front of a room full of...

Spectrum Numismatics Buys $1000 “Grand Watermelon” for $1.527 Million in Heritage Sale. VIDEO: 4:36

Michael Sadler, Auctioneer, Heritage Auctions, Peter Treglia, Currency Director, Spectrum Numismatics Another auction record was set with the million dollar sale of one of the...

Kagin’s Buys First American Pattern Coin for $1.175 Million in Heritage Auction. VIDEO: 4:37

Bob Merrill, Auctioneer, Heritage. David McCarthy & Don Kagin, Purchasers, Kagin's. The only known variety of a 1783 Nova Constellatio silver coin sold for $1,175,000 in...

1852 Humbert $10 Territorial Gold Coin Sells for $1.057 Million by Heritage Auctions. VIDEO:...

Bob Merrill, Auctioneer, Heritage Auctions. The personal gold piece of Augustus Humbert has sold for a record price in a Heritage Platinum Night Auction. This particular...

Million Dollar 1894-S Barber Dime Purchased by John Feigenbaum. VIDEO: 4:01

John Feigenbaum, President, David Lawrence Rare Coin Interviewer: David Lisot......... One of the classic rarities of United States numismatics has traded hands. John Feigenbaum, president of David...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Why Should All Collectors Care About Million Dollar Coins...

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #166 ….. For the first time,...

David Lawrence Rare Coins Acquires the Daggett­-Parker-Brown 1894-­S Barber Dime

David Lawrence Rare Coins announced today the acquisition of one of the finest of (10) ten known examples of the famous 1894-S dime. It...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Million Dollar Items Lead Central States Auction

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #165 ....   In association with the...

Heritage Auctions Sells Walton Nickel for More Than $3 Million. VIDEO: 5:16

Bob Merrill, Auctioneer, Heritage - Interviewer: David Lisot ........... Heritage Auctions sold the legendary Walton Nickel Specimen of the 1913 Liberty Nickel for $3,172,500 at the...

PCGS-Certified Walton 1913 Liberty Head Nickel Sells For $3.17 Million

The world famous Walton Family 1913 Liberty Head nickel, certified by Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) as PCGS Secure PR63, was sold for $3.172,500...
Francis Crick Nobel Prize Medal for Discovering DNA Brings $2.27 Million

Francis Crick Nobel Prize Medal for Discovering DNA Brings $2.27 Million

The 1962 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine awarded to Dr. Francis Harry Compton Crick, along with Drs. James Dewey Watson and Maurice Hugh...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The Top Ten Auction Records for Coins & Patterns

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #150 ….. Last Thursday, I was...

Some Thoughts on the $10 Million Dollar 1794 Dollar

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ……… Stacks Bowers auctions made numismatic history last night by selling a PCGS SP66 1794 silver dollar for...

1794 Silver Dollar Sets 10 Million+ World Record at Stacks Bowers Auction in NY

Highest price ever realized for any rare coin at auction   Leading rare coin auctioneer Stack’s Bowers Galleries conducted one of the most highly-anticipated events in...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Incredible 1794 Silver Dollar to be Auctioned

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #149 ......   On Thursday, January 24,...

Stack’s Bowers To Hold New York Americana Auction of U.S. coins, tokens, medals, and...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries, preeminent auctioneer of rare coins and paper money, will present more than 3,000 lots of U.S. coins, tokens, medals, exonumia and...

The Famous “Lost” 1913 Liberty Nickel To Be On Display at the FUN Coin...

The Walton 1913 Liberty Head nickel, a fabled, century-old coin recovered from a fatal car crash and then unsuspectingly kept in a Virginia closet...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: 1792 Half Dimes, Part 2: Amazing Pieces to be...

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #145 ….. I focus upon two...

ULTIMATE RARITIES: The Single Most Important Coin in American Numismatics

By Mark Ferguson for CoinWeek – MFRareCoins.com ....... From $505 in June, 1882 to $7,395,000 in December, 2011                 This rare gold coin has been called,...

Million Dollar Nickels – Mysteries of the Illicit 1913 Liberty Head Nickels

Delve into a 90-year-old mystery involving five of the most valuable coins in America - collectively worth over 12 million dollars. Million Dollar Nickels...