Treasure Coin News – Shipwreck of Vasco da Gama’s Esmeralda Discovered

Portuguese ship wrecked on a remote island in the Sultanate of Oman is the earliest ship of discovery to be found and scientifically investigated...

Treasure Coins – The “First Dollar” of the New World

Mexico City, Mexico, 8 reales, Charles-Joanna, “Early Series,” assayer R (Rincón), extremely important “first dollar of the New World,” three known, NGC XF 45...

Odyssey Marine $21 Mil. Deal Retires Debt, Retains Interest in Future...

By Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc....   Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc. (NASDAQ:OMEX) has sold certain intangible and tangible assets primarily related to its shipwreck business for $21...

Millions of Ancient Chinese Copper Coins Discovered

Researchers sift through huge piles of the copper coins. Source: ecns.cn By Everett Millman for Gainesvillecoins.com....   Most of the time when we hear about a large...

World Coin Profile – 1704 Cob 8 Reales Heart (Corazon) Potosi,...

Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales Heart, 1704Y Unholed and arguably finest known, very rare, ex-Pena, Craig, Karon. S-P43a; KM-unl.; CT-848. 27.00 grams. Seldom do we...

Daniel Frank Sedwick’s Treasure, World & U.S. Coin Auction to be...

Daniel Frank Sedwick's third "LIVE FLOOR" world coin and treasure auction in Orlando Florida  on October 29th will go down in history as the...

1715 Fleet Anniversary – Sedwick’s Treasure & World Coin Auction #18

Our third live floor auction (Treasure, World and U.S. Coin Auction #18) will take place on October 29, 2015 at the DoubleTree Suites Hotel...

Divers Discover $4.5 Mil More 1715 Fleet Gold off Florida Coast

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   It’s been one heck of a treasure hunting season for Brent Brisben. On Wednesday, August 19, Brisben--owner and operator (along...

Rex Stocker – Treasure Hunter

Rex Stocker, Treasure Hunter Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... Imagine finding gold treasure on a beach as a young man. This happened to Rex Stocker whose life...

Comments About 1715 Fleet Conference Symposium. VIDEO: 2:56.

With Richard Beleson, David Crooks, John Putrow, Linda Ullian Schmid, and Gay Withers. Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com...... More then 100 people attended the banquet for the...

Shipwreck Treasure – Florida Marine Salvage Officer Talks About Treasure. VIDEO:...

William Diaz, Former Florida Agent Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com...... The state of Florida has a vested interest in all shipwreck treasure within its territorial waters. A former...

Diver Finds Million Dollar Treasure in Florida – VIDEO: 2:07

Eric Schmitt, Booty Salvage, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com..... A scuba diver recently found a million dollars worth of coins and artifacts off the Florida coast....

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...

Time Capsule Buried by 1715 Treasure Fleet Society in Vero Beach,...

Ben Costello, Director, 1715 Fleet Society. On the 300th anniversary of the wreck of the Spanish Plate Fleet, the 1715 Fleet Society buried a time...

$1 Million Worth of Gold Coins Recovered from 1715 Fleet Shipwreck

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On Friday, July 24, the Facebook page of a company called 1715 Fleet - Queens Jewels, LLC promised that...

Sedwick’s Now Accepting Consignments for Next Treasure & World Coin Auction

  Now is not too early to consign to Sedwick's Treasure, World and U.S. Coin Auction #18, which will be our THIRD LIVE PUBLIC FLOOR...

Pedigrees & Hoards: Shipwreck Coins

By Rick Bretz for CoinWeek ....   Thanks to a fellow pedigree collector, I’ve started to add shipwreck coins to my collection. There’s a lot of...

$50 Million in Silver Recovered from SS City of Cairo Shipwreck

By CoinWeek News Staff....   A hoard worth nearly US$50 million has been recovered from the wreckage of the SS City of Cairo, a steamboat sailing...

Divers Discover Largest Treasure of Gold Coins Ever Found in Israel...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   In a press release issued Tuesday, February 17, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) reported that the largest treasure of...

Sedwick’s Treasure, World & U.S. Coin Auction 17 Now Online

Treasure, World & U.S. Coin Auction #17 Live on the Internet, Wednesday-Thursday, April 29-30, 2015   Our Treasure, World & U.S. Coin Auction #17 is now available...

Newly discovered Anglo-Saxon Treasure Coins on Display at The British Museum

The British Museum has put on display the largest Anglo-Saxon coin hoard discovered since the implementation of the United Kingdom's Treasure Act of 1996....

Forgotten Hoards of History: Unearthing Scotland’s Nordic Trove

By Crystal Gomez - Gainesville Coins ......   In September 2014, a metal detector enthusiast found a spectacular stockpile of Viking legacy. According to the British...

Sunken Treasure: The Story of Black Sam Bellamy and the Whydah

Courtesy of  Shaquille Brissett and  GainesvilleCoins.com ………. Beneath the waters of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, the sea floor is laden with gold, like the streets of heaven, only a bit...

Fugitive Treasure Hunter Tommy Thompson Arrested in Florida

Famous treasure hunter and fugitive from the law Tommy Thompson was taken into custody by the US Marshals Service at a hotel in Palm...

5,000 Anglo Saxon Coins Found In UK Countryside

By Nick Huxsted - Arrowfile ....... One of the largest ever UK discoveries of Anglo Saxon coins has been unearthed by a metal detector enthusiast...

Sedwick’s Second Treasure and World Coin Floor Auction: A Growing Success

Daniel Frank Sedwick's second floor sale (with simultaneous interactive LIVE Internet bidding), was the 16th live auction, a new milestone for the growing company....

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Wayne’s Numismatic Diary, November 2, 2014

Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current volume of the E-Sylum eNewsletter. Today, Wayne...

Kagin’s to Market Newly Found ‘Butte Nugget’

The Butte Nugget, with an estimated value of $450,000, will be marketed exclusively by Kagin’s, Inc. On October 21, 2014, Rare coin experts, Kagin’s Inc.,...

Daniel Frank Sedwick announces Treasure & World Coin Auction 16

In this auction we present some of the most amazing numismatic treasures we have ever seen, befitting our second Live Floor sale in Orlando,...

Odyssey Marine Releases Preliminary List of Numismatic Items Recovered from SS...

by Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.... Odyssey Marine Exploration (NASDAQ: OMEX) published its fourth operational report Report #14-04 (PDF), which details the firm’s...