Numismatic Quick Hits: Virginia Numismatic Association Annual Convention + Roman Coin...

by Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   The VNA Annual Convention Over the weekend, Charles travelled to Fredericksburg, Virginia to take in the Virginia Numismatic...

The Coin Analyst: Are Low Mintage Collector Coins the New Normal...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek …… In the last couple of years, particularly this year and in 2011, an interesting trend has emerged in modern...

France 2015 La Gironde 50 Euro Proof Silver Coin

Description: Starting in 2012, the Monnaie de Paris introduced a five-year coin program called, "Les Grands Navires Français". The program celebrates French maritime history and consists...

JM Bullion: What Lies Within Joins the Lisa Parker Collection From...

The Anonymous Mint’s Lisa Parker Collection is yet another installment of beautiful silver rounds with low mintage figures. Even by the Anonymous Mint’s standards...

Learning How to Grade – Part 3

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. Originally Appeared in Canadian Coin News In our previous installment of “Learning How to Grade” we spoke about circulated coins and the basics...

Pre-Publication Offer on National Coin Album Book

Numismatic researcher and author David W. Lange has written a new book that is being published by his own imprint, PennyBoard Press™. Titled Coin Collecting...

First Day Sales of Jacqueline Kennedy First Spouse Gold Coin Reveal...

CoinWeek Staff Reports....   On June 26, the United States Mint released first-day sales numbers for the 2015 Jacqueline Kennedy First Spouse Series One-Half Ounce Gold...

Daniel Frank Sedwick’s The Cob Report – A Perfect Pair of...

By Cori Sedwick Downing - Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ......   With our Sedwick Treasure, World & U.S. Coin Auction #19 done and dusted , we...

George Washington: The Early Coins, Tokens & Medals Honoring Our Founding...

By Blanchard & Company ......   “Before there was a nation, before there was a symbol of this young nation — a flag, a constitution, a...

The Coin Analyst: CCAC Recommends New Reverse Design for American Silver...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ………..  Editor's Note: A complete rundown of designs considered by the CCAC are included at the bottom of this article. On April 8 the...

Coin Collecting Strategies – In Coins, True Rarity Counts

Population reports have exposed the true rarity of nearly every coin in every grade. These are amazing research tools that collectors from past generations...

Collecting Strategies – Don’t Lose These Little Small World Silver Coins

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   Accumulating silver bullion is a satisfying task, but there's much more to the metal than sheer ounces. Coins are full of art and...

The Coin Analyst: 2011 Low Mintage Key Coins Likely to Perform...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek Determining which coins will be low mintage keys in their respective series is a significant part of the fun of...

United States Mint to Accept Orders for San Francisco Mint American...

The United States Mint will open sales for the American Eagle One Ounce Silver Proof Coin (product code 19EM) on August 6 at noon...

APMEX Announces Exclusive Pale Horse of the Apocalypse Silver Coin

The Pale Horse of the Apocalypse coin is the fifth APMEXclusive® Silver coin in the Scottsdale Mint’s Biblical Series. The Pale Horse of the Apocalypse...

Let’s Talk Loupes and Magnification (Video)

   CoinWeek editor Charles Morgan breaks down each of these coin viewing and magnification products and shows you what they look like in use. If you'd...

Austria 2017 Microcosm 25 Euro Silver Niobium Coin

Description: "Microcosm", the 2017 entry in the popular Austrian Mint 25 euro silver-niobium bimetallic coin program honoring science and technological innovation, is the 15th issue...

1904-05 Lewis & Clark Exposition Gold Dollar

When President Thomas Jefferson asked Congress in January, 1803, to appropriate $2500 for an exploratory expedition into the Pacific Northwest, negotiations to...

United States Mint Releases Annual Silver Proof Set June 7

The United States Mint will open sales for the 2017 United States Mint Silver Proof Set® (product code 17RH) on June 7 at noon...

Attendees at the 1715 Fleet Conference in Vero Beach Talk About...

Richard Beleson, David Crooks, William Diaz, Douglas Gossage, John Putrow, Linda Ullian Schmid, Julie Stocker, Rex Stocker, and Gay Withers. Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......... More then...

PCGS: Analysis Confirms Two More Virtually Pure Copper Judd-2 1792 Pattern...

Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) recently had the unique opportunity to perform metallurgical testing on two different examples of the extremely rare 1792 Pattern...

A Letter From NGC’s Mark Salzberg

I have been in the collectibles industry for more than 40 years. In that time, I have seen many market peaks and valleys —...

NGC Introduces Multi-Coin Holder for 4, 5 or 6 Coins

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has announced a new NGC Large Multi-Coin Holder, a single holder that can encapsulate four, five or six coins. The Large...

Royal Canadian Mint Introduces a New Generation of One-Dollar and Two-Dollar...

Multi-ply plated steel composition and visible security features are latest evolutions for Canada’s Loonie and Toonie The Royal Canadian Mint is pleased to announce that a new...

Classic US Gold Coins – The Cool Coin 1834-1933 Gold Type...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   Earlier in 2017, I wrote an article about collecting US gold coins by type. This article...

1852 Humbert $10 Territorial Gold Coin Sells for $1.057 Million by...

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...

Don Everhart: My Career in Coins, Part 2 – The United...

By Don Everhart - Former Sculptor-Engraver, United States Mint ..... Exclusive for CoinWeek   On January 4, 2004, after a 5 am wake up call, a hurried...

United States 2016 Mark Twain Commemorative $5 Gold Coin

Description: On January 14, 2016, the United States Mint opened sales for the Mark Twain Commemorative $5 Gold Proof and Uncirculated coins. Samuel Langhorne Clemens (November...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Condition Rarity, Silver Washington Quarters

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #110 My topic this week is...

Austrian Mint Produces Jewelry Collection Based on Historic Medals

By CoinWeek ....   In conjunction with Dorotheum Jewellers in Vienna, the Austrian Mint has created a line of jewelry based on medallic art from its...