Israeli Hiker Finds Unusual Roman Gold Coin

Laurie Rimon found the coin during a hike in the eastern Galilee By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On Monday, March 14, the Israel Antiquities Authority...

Uncool Coins! Update: 1850 Liberty $20 Listed on eBay for 99...

The results are in... By CoinWeek News Staff....   In a recent Uncool Coins! 4K video segment, CoinWeek brought you the heartrending story of an 1850 Liberty...

Bonhams Offers Nobel Prize Medal at Pasadena Sale

Nobel medal, struck in 18 carat gold and plated in 24 carat gold, approx. 175g, 66 mm in diameter Bonhams announces the sale of the...

Three Unique Die Trials included in Heritage US Coin Auction at...

The following three die trials are all believed to be UNIQUE and will be part of the Heritage Signature Sale to be held in...

1963 Nobel Prize Medal in Physiology or Medicine Sells for $795,614

Nobel prize medal was Awarded to Central Nervous System Research Pioneer Dr. Alan Lloyd Hodgkin By Nate D. Sanders Auctions.... The 1963 Nobel Prize in Physiology...

Hearts and Royals Treasure Auction Features Gold & Silver Rarities –...

Daniel Frank Sedwick, www.sedwickcoins.com. Interviewer/Producer: David Lisot. Daniel Sedwick talks about the upcoming “Heart & Royals” Treasure Auction in Orlando, Florida on October 29, 2015....

1963 Nobel Prize Medal to be Auctioned by Nate D. Sanders...

Nobel was Awarded to Central Nervous System Research Pioneer Dr. Alan Lloyd Hodgkin By Nate D. Sanders Auctions....   The 1963 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine...

Court Rehears Case Involving Langbord 1933 Double Eagles

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   On Wednesday, October 14, the two parties in the case of Langbord et al v. U.S. Department of Treasury et...

Newly-Discovered Photo of Billy the Kid Latest Treasure from Kagin’s

By CoinWeek....   After several rounds of authentication, rare coin experts Kagin’s, Inc.--known for handling such finds as the Saddle Ridge Hoard and the Butte gold...

Coin Profiles – Unique and Unusual Numismatic Items – Electrotype 1804...

By Mark Ferguson for CoinWeek .........   A new type of the 1804 Dollar, which is often referred to as "The King of American Coins," was...

Coin Profiles – Hobo Nickels

The hobo nickel is a sculptural art form involving the creative modification of small-denomination coins, essentially resulting in miniature bas reliefs. The nickel, because...

Bank of Montreal Half Penny Highlight of Toronto Coin Expo Auction

By Geoffrey Bell Auctions and Toronto Coin Expo....   Rare Canadian Banking Tokens, spanning 175+ years, anchors Toronto coin auction by Geoffrey Bell Auctions at the...

Pedigrees & Hoards: The SS Republic Founder’s Edition Set

By Rick Bretz for Coinweek....   Back in May, I discussed coins from the SS Republic shipwreck and how they fit into the world of pedigree...

Spink to Sell Bill Snyder Collection of British Error Coins

Spink is pleased to announce the sale of the Bill Snyder Collection of British Error Coins on September 24, 2015 in New York. Ranging...

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...

Coin Profile – Matte Proof 1937 Boone Half Dollar Set

UPDATE: The Set sold at Heritage's Signature Sale on August 12th for $223,250.00 to an internet bidder. The August 12 - 17 ANA US...

Unique and Unusual Numismatic Items – 1870 Seated Half Dollar Obverse...

Editors Note: Heritage's upcoming ANA Signature Sale # 1223 contains an items the caught our eye as we were previewing the sale. It is...

$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...

A Very Rare Seated Liberty Dollar in Proof

Photo credit: Ira & Larry Goldberg | Composite: CoinWeek By Jeff Sherid for CoinWeek.... Struck between 1840 -1873, they are one of the greatest coin types...

Masonic Coin and Token Collecting with the EAC

Ray Rouse, Exhibit Chairman, Early American Coppers Society (EAC) on collecting Masonic coins and tokens. Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. The Masonic large cent coins engraved...

Nobel Prize Medal of Man Who Cured Anemia to Be Sold

By Bonhams....   Nobel Prize medal awarded to George Minot, with diploma and other related materials The Nobel Prize medal awarded to George Minot in 1934 for...

Third Circuit Asked to Rehear Case Involving Langbord 1933 Double Eagles

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   On Wednesday, July 1, the United States Attorney’s Office in Philadelphia filed a petition with the Third...

Archives International to Auction Historic Rudolph P. Laubenheimer Family Archives

This important auction will be held at the Collector’s Club in New York City on June 25th, 2015 starting at 10:30 a.m. EST “The appearance...

Illustrator Develops Line of Coin-Themed Greeting Cards

By CoinWeek News Staff...   Family farmer, cartoonist and 3D-illustrator Don Chambers has introduced a line of numismatically-themed greeting cards. Using a process that Chambers patented...

Crash for Gold: Car Drives through Northern Nevada Coin – Video:...

"You never know what's going to come through the door," says Northern Nevada Coin President Allen Rowe. In this CoinWeek exclusive video, Rowe discusses the...

NGC Certifies Rare Gold Medal Presented to Brazilian President Alves

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified a rare and important 1906 Brazilian gold medal struck to commemorate the appointment of Archbishop of Rio de...

Royal Australian Mint to Offer Production Pieces at Auction May 26-28

By The Royal Australian Mint....   Unique production pieces from the manufacturing process at the Royal Australian Mint (the Mint) will be made available for the...

Government’s Case to Confiscate Langbord-Switt 1933 Double Eagles Crumbles

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   Three-judge ruling in Langbord et al v. U.S. Department of the Treasury et al puts renewed spotlight on 10...

Pistrucci Medal on Display May 1-2 at Pontypool Museum for Waterloo...

By Pontypool Museum....   18 June 2015 marks the 200th anniversary of the victory of Britain and its allies at the Battle of Waterloo, the decisive...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Inscription on Boston Time Capsule Medal, More...

By Wayne Homren for The E-Sylum eNewsletter....   Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current...