Legislation Introduced to Create the 2015 Panama-Pacific International Exposition and Panama...

(Tiburon, CA - August 8, 2012) - Last week, legislation was introduced in both the United States Senate and House of Representatives to create...

CoinWeek News Wire for November 25, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for November 25, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Q&A: Erik Goldstein Erik J. Goldstein is the senior curator of mechanical arts and numismatics at...

More Highlights From Kolbe & Fanning April 28 Book Auction

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers announce that we will be holding our Sale 149 on April 28, 2018. The sale includes 500 lots of...

Kolbe & Fanning Offers 20% off Web Books Limited Time Only

By CoinWeek....   Starting Sunday, October 11 and running through Tuesday, October 13, Kolbe & Fanning Booksellers is offering a 20% discount on all online purchases....

APMEX Announces New Jerusalem: Final Release of Six-Part Biblical Series

New Jerusalem launches exclusively from APMEX as final installment of Scottsdale Mint’s Biblical Series The final of a six-part series released in 2015, Scottsdale Mint’s...

Exonumia – NSCA 2016 Spring Show April 29, 30 in Beckley,...

By National Scrip Collectors Association ......   The National Scrip Collectors Association (NSCA) will hold their semi-annual Spring Show in the heart of coal country in...

Silver Rush & Bullion Boom: Two Great Generations of Modern US...

Are you a ’64 or an ’11? By David Schwager for CoinWeek .....   Coin collecting in the United States went through several surges in popularity, such...

What Is a 1971-74 Eisenhower Dollar Brown Pack Worth?

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   As the last dollar coin issued by the United States that contained at least some silver,...

Rare Gold Coins from The Bently Collection Brings Nearly $9 Million

Rare gold coins from The Bently Collection, offered by Heritage, raises nearly $9 million to launch Bently Foundation in San Francisco - Ultra Rare 1927-D Double...

CoinWeek IQ: A Breakdown of Flowing Hair Large Cents

By Lianna Spurrier for CoinWeek .....   The Flowing Hair cent of 1793, along with the half cent, were the first coins mass-produced by the United...

New 2020 Red Book Reports Dramatic Market Changes

Best-Selling Annual Guide Prices Nearly 8,000 Items - Covers Circulating, Commemorative, and Bullion Coins The newest edition of the coin hobby’s annual Guide Book of...

U.S. Mint News – Four Piece Silver Medal Set Pricing Announced

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   According to the Federal Register on Tuesday, September 12, the United States Mint has announced its price for the 2017...

Q. David Bowers – Fascinating Coin Treasures

By Q. David Bowers - Co-founder, Stack's Bowers ......   Hoards and finds are endlessly interesting. My Lost and Found Coin Hoards and Treasures book published...

Seller of Counterfeit NGC Holders Brought to Justice

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) reports that a seller of counterfeit coins in counterfeit NGC holders has pleaded guilty to importing counterfeit coins and bars...

Rare Mint Error Found on a 2015 Silver Eagle

A rare curved clip mint error is found on a 2015 American Silver Eagle bullion coin. NGC graders identified a curved clip at 11 o’clock...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2019 Opal Lunar Series Year...

This beautiful coin features the lunar pig set in stunning Australian opal. This is an exceptional addition to the 2019 lunar coins and would...

CCAC Meeting Reveals How New Coin Design Process Works, Part 1:...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.... Who’s responsible for bad coin design? Not the CCAC, says CoinWeek Assistant Editor Hubert Walker in this three-part report and...

Counterfeit Detection – 1937 Texas Half Dollar Commemorative Coin

Counterfeit Detection - Besides the metal content, there are a lot of other problems with this classic commemorative By Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   A classic silver...

Ronald Reagan Coin & Chronicles Set Now on Sale

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   As of noon Eastern Time, the 2016 Ronald W. Reagan Coin & Chronicles Set (product code 16PA) is now...

Ancient Coin Profile – Faustina the Elder Roman Imperial Gold Aureus

The Five Good Emperors and Antoninus Pius From about the end of the first century (96 CE) to near the end of the second (180),...

Operating in a Changing Numismatic Marketplace

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report....   With the world and rare coin market continually changing, every collector, dealer, and investor should try...

Certified Coin Marketplace: CAC Coins Bring Premiums in August

CAC approved coins outperformed other certified coins in the Heritage and Stack’s-Bowers auctions at the ANA Convention in Philadelphia. Also, CAC coins continued to...

1937 Battle of Antietam Half Dollar

The date of September 17, 1862 is remembered as the single bloodiest day of the American Civil War, as Federal forces under the...

Casino Chip and Gaming Token Collectors Club Announce Speakers for Annual...

By Casino Chip and Gaming Token Collectors Club....   The Casino Chip and Gaming Token Collectors Club, Inc. (CC&GTCC) is pleased to announce the following individuals...

Comedian Jack Black Shares His Spicy Coin Collection on Conan

American comedian Jack Black (School of Rock, Tropical Thunder) appeared on Conan on TBS last night to promote his new film Jumanji. Black, a renaissance...

Classic US Gold Coins – So You’ve Decided to Collect (a...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   Of the four denominations struck at the Dahlonega Mint, half eagles are the largest in size...

U.S. Mint to Launch Homestead National Monument Quarter Feb. 10

The United States Mint will join the National Park Service to launch the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program coin honoring Homestead National Monument of...

Cryptocurrency News: Federal Court Finds that Virtual Currencies Are Commodities

US Commodity Futures Trading Commission Press Release.... Washington, DC — On September 26, 2018, Senior Judge Rya W. Zobel of the U.S. District Court for...

First 2017 ATB Quarter, Platinum Eagle Bullion Coin Among Upcoming U.S....

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   The United States Mint recently added several new products to their online schedule for the month of February. First up...

Elusive Full Steps 1969-D Jefferson Nickel Featured in 2016 ANA World’s...

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers .....   While the earliest days of the U.S. Mint boast the greatest density of true rarities,...