Unique 1855-S Three Dollar Gold at Heritage Long Beach Auction

Unique 1855-S Three Dollar Gold at Heritage Long Beach Auction

Bender, Carter Jackson among elite collections featured at Feb. 9-12 event   It’s one of the oldest rules of collecting: The scarcer something is, the greater...
Lincoln Cent Records Shattered With $7.7 Million Stewart Blay Collection at GreatCollections

Lincoln Cent Records Shattered With $7.7 Million Stewart Blay Collection at GreatCollections

The finest collection of Lincoln Cents has been auctioned for $7,731,811 USD by GreatCollections, setting all-time world records, including the first Lincoln Cent to...
Künker eLive Online Auction 76 Now Online

Künker eLive Online Auction 76 Now Online

By Künker GmbH ......   Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, Künker's eLive Auction 76 is now online. Over three evenings, we will present a total of 1,917...
2022 at Daniel Frank Sedwick LLC – And What’s Next in 2023

2022 at Daniel Frank Sedwick LLC – And What’s Next in 2023

By Daniel Frank Sedwick LLC ......   A Look Back on 2022 2022 proved to be an exciting year for numismatics as travel re-opened and coin shows...
New World Coins at Atlas Numismatics Include Madagascar Dollar

New World Coins at Atlas Numismatics Include Madagascar Dollar

By Atlas Numismatics ......   There are 595 new pieces for your consideration and browsing enjoyment. We hope that you may find something of interest for your...
Counterfeit 1875-CC Half Dollars and Facebook “Sponsored” Ads

Counterfeit 1875-CC Half Dollars and Facebook “Sponsored” Ads

By Jack D. Young, Early American Coppers (EAC) ......   I first became aware of these fakes in fake PCGS slabs through a Facebook advertisement in...

Douglas Winter Numismatics Sells Rare Uncirculated 1850-O $20

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ......   CoinWeek Content Partner   Douglas Winter Numismatics (DWN) recently sold one of the few known Uncirculated 1850-O double eagles. The coin...
Astrolabe Featured on Historical Instruments Coin From CIT

Astrolabe Featured on Historical Instruments Coin From CIT

Historic Instruments – Astrolabe Cook Islands. 10 Dollars 2022. Silver .999. 2 oz. 45 mm. Antique finish. Mintage: 1,500 pieces. Special technology: smartminting® (Ultra High...
ANA College Scholarships Available to Young Collectors

ANA College Scholarships Available to Young Collectors

Applications for the Gerome Walton Memorial College Scholarship provided by the American Numismatic Association (ANA) are being accepted through March 13. The scholarship fund...
Historic “Short Snorter” Display at ANA 2023 National Money Show

Historic “Short Snorter” Display at ANA 2023 National Money Show

Presidents, Prime Ministers, and notable military leaders signed banknotes in collection assembled by a U.S. Air Force Major General   Visitors to the American Numismatic Association...
Highlights From the 2023 New York International Numismatic Convention

Highlights From the 2023 New York International Numismatic Convention

By John Thomassen for American Numismatic Society (ANS) ......   Most of us have a favorite day of the year. For many, it’s their birthday. For...
The Second-Finest 1880-O $10 Eagle Gold Coin

The Second-Finest 1880-O $10 Eagle Gold Coin

By Paradime Coins ...... The United States in 1880 was in the midst of economic growth and expansion through the Gilded Age period. The economy...
The 1849 Michael Jackson Memorial Coin?

The 1849 Michael Jackson Memorial Coin?

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   Late Renaissance composer Orlando di Lasso was famous for his numerous musical compositions, including many religious choral pieces. Also...
Rare Superb Gem 1901-S Barber Quarter Offered by GreatCollections

Rare Superb Gem 1901-S Barber Quarter Offered by GreatCollections

GreatCollections is offering collectors the opportunity to bid on what is perhaps currently one of the rarest non-gold coins struck by the United States...
David Lawrence Rare Coins to Offer Classic Assay Gold Coins

David Lawrence Rare Coins to Offer Classic Assay Gold Coins

Sunday Auction #1259 from David Lawrence Rare Coins (DLRC) is now LIVE and features over 625 total lots - including more than 275 No...
Collecting Large Cents by Type

Collecting Large Cents by Type – Exclusive Video

  Collecting Large Cents by Type is brought to you by EAC. For more information, visit www.eacs.org. * * * CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan breaks down the challenging and...
The Second-Heaviest Coin of Classical Numismatics: Künker

The Second-Heaviest Coin of Classical Numismatics: Künker

By Künker GmbH ......   About 15 kilograms – as much as four bricks or a three-year-old child – that’s the weight of the second-heaviest coin...
U.S. Rare Coin Market Continued to Soar in 2022

U.S. Rare Coin Market Continued to Soar in 2022

Record-setting prices for high-quality U.S. coins defied the trend of declining asset values of other collectibles the past year   The market for rare United States...
Stack's Bowers to Offer 1860 Half Eagle in Spring Rarities Auction

Stack’s Bowers to Offer 1860 Half Eagle in Spring Rarities Auction

By Chris Bulfinch - Numismatist, Stack's Bowers ......   Stack's Bowers Galleries is excited to offer an 1860 Liberty Head gold half eagle graded MS-63 by...
Learning the Art of the Deal: Rossi at the NYINC

Learning the Art of the Deal: Rossi at the NYINC

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   As most collectors will be aware, last week was the New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC). As the premier...
Record 10 Lots Exceed $1 Million Each at Heritage FUN Auctions

Record 10 Lots Exceed $1 Million Each at Heritage FUN Auctions

Unique 1873-CC No Arrows Seated Dime leads U.S. coins event at $3.6 million   Numerous records were set and an 1873-CC No Arrows Seated Dime, MS65...
Jim Bisognani: My 12th Annual NGC Year in Review

Jim Bisognani: 12th Annual NGC Year in Review – Part 3

Numismatic Market Review by Jim Bisognani – NGC Weekly Market Report ......   Part 1 | Part 2 * * * The experts just concluded that the FUN...
MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. Alexander III the Great (336-323 BC). AR tetradrachm

Ancient Coins – Alexander the Great Tetradrachms and Herakles’ Slaying of the Nemean Lion

MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. Alexander the Great Tetradrachms (336-323 BCE). AR   Tetradrachms by Russell A. Augustin, AU Capital Management, LLC ......   The early Macedonian kingdom did not have...

The Gold Coin That Owes Its Existence to the 3 Cent Stamp

By Blanchard and Company, Inc ......   In 1851, a U.S. postage stamp cost three cents. America was growing fast at this time and the California Gold...
Latest in CIT Mountain Coin Series Features Legendary Half Dome

Latest in CIT Mountain Coin Series Features Legendary Half Dome

Mountains – Half Dome Cook Islands. 10 Dollars 2023. Silver .999. 2 oz. 38.61 mm. Proof. Mintage: 1,500 pieces. Special technology: smartminting® (Ultra High Relief)...
Nobel Prize in Chemistry Gold Medal to be Auctioned

Nobel Prize in Chemistry Gold Medal to be Auctioned

Olah's Groundbreaking Work Resulted in the Elimination of Poisonous Leaded Gasoline in Automobiles   The Nobel Prize in Chemistry, awarded to George A. Olah in 1994,...
Tyrant Collection's Historic Mexican, Brazilian Coins at Long Beach Expo

Tyrant Collection’s Historic Mexican, Brazilian Coins at Long Beach Expo

Tyrants of the New World exhibit features 197 superb-quality Latin American coins publicly exhibited together for the first time   Important early coins of Mexico and...
CoinWeek Streaming News: Three Awesome Gold Coins You Can't Afford to Miss

CoinWeek Streaming News: Three Awesome Gold Coins You Can’t Afford to Miss

  CoinWeek Streaming News is brought to you by NGC. For information about NGC’s current grading specials and services, as well as to look up certs,...
Rare Mint State 1930-S $20 Double Eagle Gold Coin at GreatCollections

Rare Mint State 1930-S $20 Double Eagle Gold Coin at GreatCollections

Currently for offer on GreatCollections.com is a fine example of one of the most desirable Saint-Gaudens $20 double eagle gold coins available on the...
John Brush Honored by National Coin & Bullion Association

John Brush Honored by National Coin & Bullion Association

The National Coin and Bullion Association (NCBA) honored John Brush during its membership dinner meeting on January 4 during the Florida United Numismatists (FUN)...