Coin Profile: 1802 Half Dime, a Landmark Rarity

In all of U.S. numismatics there are only a handful of regular issue coins that can compare in absolute rarity to the 1802 half...

Stack’s Bowers Presents the Harry W. Bass Jr. Collection of Educational...

Paper Money Guaranty “The most important US paper money lot ever offered!” At this year’s World’s Fair of Money in August, the official convention of...

You Responsible Enough to Own Gold and Silver?

By Patrick A Heller - Liberty Coin Service The decision to own gold or silver usually involves more than making a decision to diversify an...

NGC Certifies 2010-P Yellowstone 5 Ounce Error

NGC (www.ngccoin.com) has discovered what may be the first error in the America the Beautiful five ounce series. The coin, a 2010-P Yellowstone, has...

SMITHSONIAN CHANNEL TO AIR HUNT FOR THE DOUBLE EAGLE ...

Federal Jury Finds 10 Rare Double Eagle Coins Are U.S. Property New York, NY – July 21, 2011 - The U.S. Mint will keep the...

Rare Coin Road Warrior-What I did on my Summer Vacation (between...

By Vic Bozarth The Dog Days of Summer are here and we are hiding from the heat in Colorado. Our home in Texas is...

NGC Recognizes New Variety of 2010­P Grand Canyon 5 Ounce Specimen...

The first variety in the America the Beautiful Quarters five-ounce silver coin series has been discovered and will now be recognized by Numismatic Guaranty...

Coin Analyst Special Report: Congress May End Dollar Coin Program

By Louis Golino for Coin Week Major print and broadcast media seldom focus on coins. But in the past two weeks the...

NGC Exhibits the Moser #1 Morgan Silver Dollar Registry Set at...

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ( www.NGCcoin.com) will host numismatic exhibits at its booth during the 2011 ANA World’s Fair of Money in Chicago. The...

Numismatic Theatre Schedule Set for Chicago

Numismatic Theatre, a popular feature of the American Numismatic Association’s convention education programs, has been finalized for the 2011 ANA Chicago World’s Fair of...

Official Medal for 2011 World’s Fair of Money Honors History of...

The official medal for the American Numismatic Association’s 120th Anniversary Convention, August 16-20 in Chicago, is available for purchase. Artist Jamie Franki, former master...

Rare Gold Shines In $11 Million Summer FUN Auction

Rare and high quality gold coins dominated the results in our recent 2011 July Orlando Summer FUN Signature US Coin Auction. Overall, the prices...

Record Bourse, Spectacular Exhibits and Educational Programs Highlight ANA World’s Fair...

The largest bourse and best numismatic inventory in American Numismatic Association history awaits attendees of the ANA World’s Fair of Money, Aug. 16-20 in...

NGC Launches 100 Greatest U.S. Modern Coins Registry Set

Sarasota, Florida ⎯ The NGC Collectors Society (Link: www.collectors-society.com) has launched a new registry set based on the recently published 100 Greatest U.S. Modern...

Jeff Garrett to Present PNG Seminar, “How to Accurately Value U.S....

(Rosemont, Illinois) -- Award-winning author Jeff C. Garrett will present a free public seminar, "How to Accurately Value United States Coins," during the Official...

1975 Proof Dime Without S Mintmark to be Auctioned By Stack’s...

(IRVINE, CA – July 9, 2011) With great pleasure Stack’s Bowers Galleries will be offering at the World’s Fair of Money one of the...

1855-S Proof $3 Gold Piece, a supreme rarity, in Heritage Chicago...

Part of a trio of exceptional 1855-S proof coins, offered in Aug. 11 Platinum Night auction A trio of 1855-S proof coins from the Golden...

Coin Board News – Number 19

By David W. Lange - July 2011 - www.coincollectingboards.net....   MARKET ACTIVITY There seemed to be more than the usual coin board activity on eBay over...

Maryland Bill to Repeal Sales Tax Exemption Dies

Numismatic Community Pulled Together to Defeat HB 206 A bill before the Maryland House of Delegates that would have ended the sales tax exemption for...

Opening Ceremonies at the ANA Money Show in Sacramento

ANA Executive Director Larry Shepherd presides over the Opening Ceremonies yesterday for the 2011 Spring ANA Money Show taking place in Sacramento, California. The American...

Gold hits all time record high; silver dollars still blazing

By Steve Roach - http://www.steveroachonline.com First published in the March 21, 2011, issue of Coin World Gold reached an all time high on March 2, breaking...

PCGS Exhibits First Complete Set of Certified Proof $3 Gold in...

The first-ever complete set of certified proof U.S. $3 gold coins will be publicly displayed for the first time anywhere at the Professional Coin...

Odyssey Marine Exploration Comments on WikiLeaks Information

"Black Swan" and HMS Sussex projects named in Government Communications Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc. (NasdaqCM: OMEX) a pioneer in the field of deep ocean exploration,...

The Early Paper Money of America: Colonial Currency 1696-1810

By Eric P. Newman A recent surge in this paper money arena provides a ready-made audience for a new edition of this one-of-a-kind book....