Rare Coin Road Warrior – Collecting U.S. Coins by Design Type,...

By Vic Bozarth – Bozarth Numismatics ... a CoinWeek Content Partner ............... Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, As I have promised for the last couple of months, this...

Commemorative Stories: 1986 Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Part II

By David Provost for CoinWeek.... Author’s Note: Part I of the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island coins story can be found here.   The Statue of Liberty –...

NGC, Stack’s Bowers Galleries Identify New California Fractional Gold Variety

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) and Stack’s Bowers Galleries have identified a new variety of California Fractional Gold. The 1854 Octagonal California Gold Dollar was...

New Chinese Medals: The Songs of Summer

The China Garden of Life medals celebrate insects that are honored in Chinese tradition By Peter Anthony - Numismatic Guaranty Corporation .......   Spring has already slipped into...

Can Auction Representation Help You Buy The Coins You Like At...

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. As nearly everyone who buys rare coins knows these days, a larger...

Deadline for 2015 PCGS Set Registry Awards Announced…

Dear Set Registry Members, It's hard to believe that another year has passed and it's awards season again. We’ve added over 250 new composites, and...

Learn Coin Grading From NGC: Prooflike and Deep Prooflike

This new monthly feature in the NGC eNewsletter promotes a better understanding of NGC’s coin grading and designations NGC coin grading uses a numeric grade...

Maloney, BCRF, U.S. Mint and Breast Cancer Survivors to Celebrate Launch...

New Breast Cancer coins include first ever minted in “pink gold” by the United States Mint On Thursday, March 15, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Breast...

1892-3 Columbus So-Called Dollar/Award Medal and Obverse Die

1892-3 Columbus So-Called Dollar/Award Medal by Augustus Saint-Gaudens and Charles Barber Bronze, 38.1 mm, R.5. One of our favorite so-called dollars, the Saint-Gaudens/Barber HK-223. This is the...

Design Candidates for Upcoming Native American $1 Coins

By CoinWeek News Staff....   The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) has released candidate designs for the 2017 and 2018 Native American $1 coins. The designs will...

NGC Grades Rare 1915 Panama-Pacific Commemorative Coin Double Set

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified an extremely rare 1915 Panama-Pacific “Double Set”. The set, one of the rarest and most remarkable items in...

Adam and Eve: Exile from Eden – 3rd 2016 Biblical Series...

Adam and Eve has been introduced as the third coin of the 2016 Scottsdale Mint Biblical Series The Biblical Coin Series by the Scottsdale Mint...

The Royal Mint celebrates Prince George’s birthday with a special £5...

Prince George of Cambridge one year on - The Royal Mint celebrates with the nation The Royal Mint has announced that it will strike an...

2015 American Eagle Platinum Proof Coins Available Dec. 3

No 2015 American Eagle Platinum Bullion coins will be produced, however. By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On Wednesday, November 25, the United States Mint announced...

2017 America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set Goes on Sale...

Sales will open for the 2017 United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set (product code 17AQ) on February 16 at noon...

CoinWeek News Wire for April 7, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for April 7 2017 Brain Food 1.) How tough is the new £5 note? The new UK's new £5 bank note -...

CoinWeek IQ: United States 1982-P Jefferson Nickel

Description: The Jefferson nickel debuted in 1938, replacing the Buffalo nickel in the 25th year of its production run. A design contest to commemorate Founding...

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...

PCGS Will Recognize Circulation Strike 1841 Philadelphia Quarter Eagles!

Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) is announcing a big change involving one of the most famous and desirable United States gold coin rarities, the...

Daniel Frank Sedwick’s The Cob Report – The SS Central America:...

By Cori Sedwick Downing - Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ......   Lot 239, Sedwick Treasure Auction #19 Rarely does one random event lead to so much mayhem...

World Paper Money – Chinese Bank Fraud Leads to Millions in...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   Billions of yuan equaling millions of dollars (USD) are missing in what has become the third major case of...

The Second Life of the 1904-05 Lewis & Clark Exposition Gold...

By Blanchard & Company ......   The United States expanded its reach in 1803 with the Louisiana Purchase. For $15 million the U.S. acquired 828,000 square...

U.S. Mint Reveals 2016 Harpers Ferry National Park Quarter Coin Design...

Michael White from the United States Mint's Office of Corporate Communications forwarded to CoinWeek the following design candidates for the 2016 Harpers Ferry America the Beautiful...

Historic $3 Million 1907 Proof Rolled Edge Eagle Headlines May-June 2012...

(Long Beach, California) -- One of only two known proof 1907 rolled edge Indian Head $10 gold coins will be exhibited at the Long...

Error Coins – NGC Grades Dramatic 1986 Silver Eagle Error

A rare and prominent mint error was identified on a 1986 Silver Eagle that was found in a Mint-sealed box. NGC graders recently discovered a...

Bonhams: Rare UK Naval Large Gold Medal up for Auction

An extremely rare gold medal commemorating the victory of the British Fleet at the Battle of the Glorious First of June in 1784 during...

1946 Iowa Centennial Half Dollar

More so than any other commemorative coin issue, the Iowa half dollar stands as a monument to effective and equitable production and ...

Commemorative Stories: The 1983-84 LA Olympics Coins – Part II

By David Provost for CoinWeek….. Author’s note: My intention for this series of “stories” is to present lesser known information about the US commemorative coins series derived from...

Whitman Publishing: Exploring the Mints of the United States

The United States Mint is at the center of American coin collecting. It is the wellspring, the mother lode, of the little copper, silver...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2019 Kookaburra 100th Anniversary Square...

This year’s Perth Money Expo ANDA Special features the spectacular 2019 kookaburra design. Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the kookaburra square penny design, the...