Coin Marketing – Are Show Release Coins Worth The Price?

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   The marketing of certified modern coins has developed and evolved in recent years, to the point that any distinguishing...

$100 Million of Numismatic National Treasures & “Funny Money” to be...

A nickel valued at $3 million and misprinted currency are among the attractions at the family-friendly National Money Show®, March 9-11 The public can see...

Gem MS-68 1924 Standing Liberty Quarters in FUN Auction

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #363 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   Two newsworthy 1924...

Rare 1882 Gold Certificate To Push For Top Lot Honors At...

Prized Rare Gold Certificate believed to be one of just five examples in existence An extremely rare 1882 gold certificate that could sell for $500,000...

1905-S Dimes Overlooked: Superb Coin in 2017 FUN Auction

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #365 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   On January, 4,...

PCGS Retro Label, FREE CoinFacts Part of 30th Anniversary Announcement

As part of a year-long 30th anniversary celebration, Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) (www.PCGS.com) has unveiled an impressive array of products and services to...

ModernCoinMart Recaps Winter FUN – HD Video

U.S. coin dealer ModernCoinMart files this exclusive video report from the 2017 Florida United Numismatists (FUN) Convention, which took place this past January in the...

Specimen 1795 Dollar, Error Rarities Highlight Heritage Auctions US Coin FUN...

1943 Bronze Cents from Philadelphia and San Francisco featured in January 4 Platinum Night FUN Sale Nearly 7,000 lots from private collections, including early U.S....

1861-P Paquet Reverse Features in $16 Million Type I Double Eagle...

Gold Coin Worthy of a King Makes First Appearance in a Decade By Monaco Rare Coins ......   The finest known of only two 1861 Philadelphia Mint...

Doug Winter Numismatics Buys Gem 1850-O Eagle, Ex-Eliasberg at 2017 FUN...

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ......   For a variety of reasons (including some below), No Motto Liberty Head eagles are exceedingly rare in...

Rare Coins: 18 Featured Collections at Heritage FUN Show Auction

Heritage is proud to be the Official Auctioneer at the 62nd Annual FUN Show, with our US Coin Signature auction set for January 4-9...

Coin Collecting & Market Commentary – FUN Show as Bellwether Event

The FUN Convention rings in the new year By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   The annual Florida United Numismatists (FUN) Convention that is...

U.S. Coins – Glass Penny Sells for $70,500 at FUN Show...

Ultra-rare glass coin was World War II experiment The only known surviving intact experimental all-glass penny, manufactured in 1942 as a possible alternative to copper...

Coin Collecting Market – Make It FUN For Everyone

Colonial copper and Civil War silver bargains; 2017, the year of the collector By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   Phew! Just shoveled off about...

PCGS to Display $10 Million 1794 Dollar, Morelan Registry Set at...

The world’s most valuable coin ever sold at auction, the 1794 Flowing Hair Dollar graded PCGS SP66 and believed by many experts to be...

Gene Gardner Coins Re-Appear in Summer FUN Auction

News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and the coin collecting community #339 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .........   As already reported, “Lily Nicole”...

Healthy Prices Realized for FUN Platinum Night Auction Coins

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #366 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   During or just...

VAMs and More: 60th FUN Show Report

By Dennis Halladay - VAMs and More.... Gold and silver prices rising, the stock market falling, cold weather nearly everywhere, and huge Heritage auctions made for...

Historic 1787 Brasher Doubloon Offered By Heritage Auctions At FUN

Seen in public only a relatively few times since Chicago coin dealer Walter Perschke purchased it in 1979 for a then-record $430,000, the Newlin-Davis-Perschke...

CoinWeek IQ: Proper Preservation Techniques for Copper Coins – 4K Video

CoinWeek IQ: Analysis and Insights from the editors of CoinWeek.com. Copper is one of the most reactive metals used to make coins. Because of this, copper...

Finest Known 1894-S Barber Dime Leads Heritage FUN Platinum Night

Offered January 6-8, 2016, at the Florida United Numismatists (FUN) Convention in Tampa; PR 66 PCGS CAC ex: Eliasberg, makes only its fourth auction...

500 1882 Gold Certificate May Bring $2 Million At FUN Currency...

The only Fr. 1215d $500 1882 Federal Reserve Gold Certificate known to exist other than a specimen in the public collection at the Smithsonian...

One Day Later, Sense of Normalcy Returns to 2017 FUN Show

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   One day after the shooting at the Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL), a sense of normalcy has returned to the...

ANA School of Numismatics Offers Seminars at FUN Convention

The American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) School of Numismatics is offering a pair of educational courses held in conjunction with the 62nd Annual Florida United...

WHAT GOES AROUND…The 1986 Florida United Numismatists Convention Sale

By David T. Alexander for CoinWeek ....... The numismatic auction field may seem large to those looking in from the outside and indeed for many...

NGC Free Mercanti and Moy Signed Portraits at January FUN Show

Meet John M. Mercanti and Edmund C. Moy at the NGC booths (#305 and #404) during the 2017 FUN Show in Fort Lauderdale Numismatic Guaranty...

Over $42 Million Sells in Heritage US Coins FUN Auction

Gold ingots recovered from the SS Central America shipwreck took center stage as Heritage's annual FUN auctions at the Florida United Numismatists (FUN) convention...

Partrick Coin Collection Part I realizes $25.93 million at FUN

1792 Birch Cent brings $2.585 million in Heritage Auctions’ Jan. 8 evening session; five Partrick coins break seven figures in Orlando, FL ORLANDO, FL –...

CoinWeek: Cool Coins! 2016 Episode 4 – 4K Video

CoinWeek's Cool Coins! is back with this, the fourth episode. We scouted out the floor of the Summer FUN Show, put on by the...

FUN Honors Michael Fuljenz as Numismatic Ambassador

By Universal Coin & Bullion ......   Michael Fuljenz, an award-winning numismatic author, educator and President of Universal Coin & Bullion in Beaumont, Texas, was honored...