Western Australia Premier Unveils Perth Mint Exclusive

The Premier of Western Australia, the Honourable Colin Barnett MLA, today unveiled the world’s first coin to feature a significant red diamond from Rio...

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...

NGC to Provide Coin Grading and Encapsulation Services to the EU...

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) the world leader in third-party coin grading, announced the opening of a new European branch office in Konstanz, Germany. The...

Baseball Hall of Famer “Goose” Gossage Visits Denver Mint

Baseball Hall of Famer "Goose" Gossage Visits Denver Mint.... Hall of Fame Pitcher Richard "Goose" Gossage stopped by the Denver Mint on May 13 to promote...

Cool Coins! 2016 Episode 5 – 4K Video

Our fifth episode of CoinWeek's Cool Coins! for 2016 ups the ante! We've got scarce medals, scarcer U.S. pattern coins, and a previously-unpublished ancient gold coin. Exonumia...

State of the Mint – U.S. Mint Coin Sales as...

By CoinWeek News Staff....   Current coin sales figures*  from the U.S. Mint. Products listed are currently available for purchase. Items labeled 'Out of Stock' or 'Sold...

An Old-Fashoned Way To Invest In Silver and Silver Coins

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek ......   Even with premiums of $2.50 to $4 an ounce above spot, government-issued bullion coins such as the American Eagle,...

U.S. Mint – American Eagle Silver Bullion Coin Set New...

The United States Mint today announced record sales of American Eagle Silver Bullion Coins for the third consecutive year. Once again, global demand for the...

Coin Curveball Thrown for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

By the Royal Australian Mint....   The beloved Melbourne Cricket Ground and the iconic cricket ball have become the shining stars of a stunning curved silver...

Three Things Gold Buyers Must Know First

Recent news stories questioning what some dealers charge when selling gold coins reinforces what experts have advised for years: do your homework first. ...

NGC Grades One of First 10 Morgan Dollars Struck in San...

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified one of the first 10 Morgan dollars struck by the San Francisco Mint. This incredible piece of numismatic...

1936 Rhode Island Tercentenary Half Dollar

Though America’s smallest state, Rhode Island nevertheless managed to obtain a commemorative coin of its own in 1936. This type marked the ...

What It Takes to Be a Numismatic Writer. VIDEO: 4:34

Q. David Bowers, Chairman Emeritus, Stack's Bowers Q. David Bowers is one of the most prolific numismatic writers of all time. He has won numerous...

France 2015 Rooster 100 Euro Gold Coin

Description: The Rooster is one of French numismatics most enduring symbols. The France 2015 Rooster 100 Euro Gold Coin features an updated interpretation of the Rooster was...

Stack’s Bowers: 1982-83 Bronze Lincoln Cent Errors Featured in August 2017...

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers ......   The Denver Mint struck over 12 billion Lincoln cents in 1982 and 1983 combined, ensuring...

Heritage Auctions offers new 1838-O Half Dollar booklet

Featuring newly uncovered information on the storied mintage that will “change the way numismatists think about this important coin…”   DALLAS -- The 1838-O Reeded Edge...

U.S. Mint Launching Pride of Two Nations Set at Philadelphia Mint...

Limited Edition of 100,000 Pride of Two Nations Set is First Joint Numismatic Product Between United States and Canada WHAT: The United States Mint will launch...

Coin Collecting Strategies – Eight Tips on Buying United States Gold...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com .......   As a specialist in the area of United States gold coins, I often find myself giving “tips” to buyers....

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – 2019 The Simpsons – Marge 1oz...

First introduced in 1987, the Simpson family originally appeared in 30-second segments on The Tracey Ullman Show. Two years later, The Simpsons premiered as...

Canada 2016 Mythical Realms of the Haida Series: The Orca 5...

Description: From the Royal Canadian Mint: Haida Gwaii is a place of astounding natural beauty; a land of ancient legends where mythical beings move about in...

NGC, NCS and PMG Appoint Taisei Coins as Official Submission Center...

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®), Numismatic Conservation Services® (NCS®) and Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) have appointed Taisei Coins Corporation, a leading Japanese numismatics firm, as...

How To Spend A Tax Refund on Coins

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek....   The good news: It's tax refund season, which often provides collectors with the funds to indulge and buy a special...

California Family Discovers 10 Million Buried Treasure of U.S. Gold Coins

Hidden Cache of 19th Century U.S. Gold Coins May Be Most Valuable Hoard Unearthed in North America The Saddle Ridge Treasure of over 1400 gold...

African-Americans on US Coins: Circulating Coins (Part 3)

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   In the past two articles, Hubert and I have catalogued the history of African-American representation...

Extremely Rare Proof 1853 Arrows Half Dime Featured in Stack’s Bowers...

By James McCartney - Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   The Proof 1853 Arrows half dime is an elusive and enigmatic issue that is rivaled...

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...

U.S. Mint Continues to Surprise With 2017-S American Silver Eagle in...

By CoinWeek News Staff ...... Earlier in the week, PCGS tipped off CoinWeek regarding the U.S. Mint's latest surprise release - the 2017-S American Silver...

United States 1886 Morgan $1 Silver Coin

Description: The 1886 Morgan dollar, known more officially as the Liberty Head dollar, is a silver coin that was struck at the United States Mint...

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...

NGC Certifies Finest Known 1820 North West Company Token

 This rare unholed example issued by the fur trading business will go to auction in 2018 Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) recently certified the finest-known 1820...