Legend Market Report – FUN Show Report

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   Legend Numismatics wishes to thank everyone for their concerns. The airport shooting was horrific. Our hearts go out...

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...

Medal Highlights of Heritage Auctions’ FUN Offering

Important, historic medals from the colonial era to present day will be prominently featured in Heritage Auctions’ January 4-9 FUN US Coins Auction in...

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...

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...

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...

New Security Features Announced for US Currency at FUN Coin Convention....

Rosie Rios, Treasurer of the United States....... New features to safeguard America’s currency were announced at the Florida United Numismatists Coin Convention in Orlando, Florida. Treasurer...

Why A Coin Collector Should Exhibit at the FUN Convention –...

Robert Russell, Exhibit Chairman, Florida United Numismatists, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. If you have ever thought about creating a numismatic exhibit this will convince you...

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...

Dillon Gage Unveils “Spots in a Box” at FUN Convention. VIDEO:...

John Humphrey, Dillon Gage Digital Metals Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com ....... Dillon Gage has announced a new way for dealers to have spot bullion prices delivered...

Fort Lauderdale Coin Club Hosts Regular Meetings and Coin Shows in...

Jaci Newmark, President, Fort Lauderdale Coin Club, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. Hear from the president of the Fort Lauderdale Coin Club of Florida as tells...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Unique $50 Gold Eagle Wrong Planchet Error in Heritage’s FUN Signature...

Struck on a .9999 American Buffalo blank, the ‘Eagalo’ is the only known U.S. gold wrong planchet error Collectors will have the opportunity in January...

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...

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 –...

Coin Clubs: FUN Member Club Meeting and Discussion

Tony Swicer, President, Florida United Numismatists......... FUN Coin Club President Tony Swicer knows about how to work with coin clubs. Tony is president of one...

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...

Diverse U.S. Coin offering marks Heritage Summer FUN Auction in Orlando

July 10-13 Florida United Numismatists (FUN) Convention auction features Colonials through Modern coins DALLAS – Collectors of early US type coins will be keeping a...

Kid Coin Collector Talks About How to Get Started in the...

Shelby Pooster, Coin Collector, 8th Grade Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......   Most people think of coin collecting as a male hobby. Shelby Pooster is a 13-year-old eighth...

The Coin Analyst: 2016: Year in Review

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com ......   Let’s face it – the year 2016 kept the news media industry busy. International terrorism, the mosquito-borne Zika virus,...

US Coin Profile – 1943-S Lincoln Cent Error Struck on a...

The following coin profile of the 1943-S bronze Lincoln cent error comes from LOT #4764 of Heritage's 2018 Winter Fun Signature Auction that will be taking place...

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...

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...

PCGS to Display Finest Gobrecht Dollar Set At 2015 FUN

The all-time finest 1836-1839 Gobrecht Dollar patterns set will be exhibited for the first time anywhere in public at the January 2015 Florida United...

Metal Detecting Popularity on Display at Summer FUN Convention. VIDEO: 2:19

Bradley Stocker, Kellyco Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com..... Stories of finding a buried treasure inspire hope in many people. A great way to increase one's chances of finding...

FUN Opening Ceremony Coin Convention 2014 Summer. VIDEO: 3:50

Tony Swicer, President, Florida United Numismatists......... The 8th annual Summer FUN Coin Convention opening ceremony is hosted by President Tony Swicer who shares all the...