The Modern Hobby of Ancient Coins – A CoinWeek Exclusive...

By CoinWeek....   Harlan J. Berk founded the company that bears his name in 1964, but like so many other numismatists, he actually got his start...

CoinWeek Podcast #93: Ancient Coins Show Bustling Marketplace

 CoinWeek Podcast #93: Ancient Coins Show Bustling Marketplace Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek Podcast...

US Coins – The Three Major Eras Of Modern Proof Sets

By Tom DeLorey .....   Having criticized the generic term “The Mint” several times in the past few years for actions which were sometimes the fault...

CoinWeek: Cool Currency! 2015 Professional Currency Dealers Association Convention – Video:...

Cool Currency - Interviewer & Producer: David Lisot David Lisot talked to dealers at the 2015 Professional Currency Dealers Association (PCDA) Convention in Rosemont, Illinois and asked...

War of Words escalates as ANA Responds to Shepherd Statement and...

The Anerican Numismatic Association (ANA) just issued a Press Release in response to statements distributed and published by former Executive Director Larry Shepherd, and...

Cool World Coins! CICF World Coin Convention Chicago 2013. VIDEO: 8:21.

CoinWeek's Cool Coin Series from the Chicago Invitational Coin Fair Interviewer: David Lisot ........., Harlan J. Berk, Porus Dekadrahm of Alexander the Great, Ron Guth, 1928-A...

Harlan J. Berk Launches 195th Buy or Bid Sale. Video: 7:47

Harlan J. Berk.... Harlan J. Berk has announced their 195th Buy or Bid sale with 560 lots of ancient coins, 20 world coins, 38 antiquities &...

Harlan J. Berk Presents HJB Mobility Auction VI

By CoinWeek...   HJBMOBILITY.COM - AUCTION VI Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. is proud to present HJB Mobility - Auction VI, which consists of 130 United States coins...

CoinWeek: Harlan J. Berk Mobility Auction V Preview – Video: 3:01

CoinWeek previews its favorite lots from Harlan J. Berk's Mobility Auction V. Covered in this video: Roman Aureus gold coins of Commodus and Hadrian, a...

Chicago Coin Club 2015 Annual Banquet Dec. 9

By Carl Wolf for the Chicago Coin Club....   The Chicago Coin Club's 2015 Annual Banquet is Wednesday, December 9. This is just around the corner...

Ancient Coin Profiles: Roman Provincial – Antioch Tetradrachm of Augustus

Overview: This tetradrachm (a silver four-drachmae coin), issued around the year 2 BCE, is from the Greco-Roman city of Antioch-on-the-Orontes in what is now southern...

CoinWeek Auction Preview: Harlan J. Berk Mobility VII – Video: 2:51

CoinWeek previews its favorite lots from the Harlan J. Berk Mobility Auction VII. Covered in this video: A Byzantine gold solidus of Constantine VI and...

Last Chance to Bid in Harlan J. Berk’s Ancient and World...

By CoinWeek....   The good news? If you haven't had a chance to do so, there's still time to check out Harlan J. Berk, Ltd's latest...

Coin Dealers Helping Coin Dealers’ RoundTable Group Launches YouTube Channel

Collecting has been around since the beginning of humanity. Humans were drawn to collecting as it brings happiness and challenges the brain to learn....

CoinWeek: Harlan J. Berk Mobility 3 Auction Preview Video: 6:19

Chicago-based Rare Coin dealer and auctioneer Harlan J. Berk is offering 460 "collector-priced" ancient coins in their "Mobility 3" auction. Download their auction app...

Coin Profiles – The Phantom Silver Dollars Of 1895

By Tom DeLorey – Harlan J Berk Ltd. .....   The Morgan dollar has long been one of the most popular American coin series, apparently second...

Going Mobile: Harlan J. Berk Introduces New App and Coin Auction...

Michael Printz, Senior Numismatist, Harlan J. Berk. Interviewer: David List, CoinWeek.com. Chicago coin dealer and auction house Harlan J. Berk has created a new easy...

Ancient Coin Profiles: Byzantine Empire – Manuel I Aspron Trachy

Overview In 1092 CE, the Byzantine emperor Alexius I Comnenus enacted sweeping coinage reforms. He stopped production of previous denominations and introduced five new ones:...

World-Class Collection of Flying Eagle and Indian Cents Available From Harlan...

By Harlan J. Berk, Ltd ......   The Images Collection is an exceptionally fine assemblage of Mint State Flying Eagle and Indian cents built over an...

Ancient Coins – Harlan J. Berk’s Buy or Bid Sale #196

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek .....   *All estimates and prices realized in US$ unless otherwise noted Since 1964, Chicago-based coin dealer Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. has...

Harlan J. Berk: Crucifixion Period Roman Nail and Widow’s Mite Set...

Chicago-based coin dealer Harlan J. Berk specializes in coins and unusual items from antiquity. In this video, Harlan discusses a special collector set that his firm...

Ancient Coin Profiles: Greece – Athenian New Style Tetradrachm

New Tetradrachm Overview: The new style of Athenian "owl"--so-called due to the iconic image of Athena's owl on the reverse--originated in a Greece newly conquered...

Chicago International Coin Fair Continues to Attract Dealers & Collectors. VIDEO:...

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com with Harlan Berk, Harlan J. Berk, Ltd., Cris Bierrenbach, Heritage Auctions, Greg Cohen, Stack's Bowers, Stephen Fenton, St. James's Auctions,...

Ancient Coin Highlights from the Gemini Auction to be Held at...

Harlan J. Berk, President Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... Harlan Berk is celebrating his 50th year in business as he is holding his tenth Gemini Auction of...

Is Every Person a Collector? VIDEO: 3:38

Harlan Berk, President, Harlan J. Berk, LTD. Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......... What makes a person a collector? Veteran numismatist and coin dealer Harlan Berk shares what he...

Walter Mustain: A Collector Remembered – Video: 11:02

By Tom DeLorey - Harlan J. Berk, Ltd.   Walter Mustain was a numismatist of the old school, collecting coins for the fun of it and...

MA-Shops: The Morgan Dollar

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   Before I started as a dealer (when I was 18 years old), I collected many...

Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. Launches New 189th Buy or Bid Sale

In 1964, Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. opened its doors. Over the years Harlan has sold everything from beautiful sea shells to autographs, but the...

Whitman Debuts Expanded 2nd Edition Harlan Berk’s 100 Greatest Ancient Coins

Whitman Publishing announces the release of the second edition of 100 Greatest Ancient Coins, by noted historian of the ancient world and professional coin...

Bullion & Precious Metals News – ICTA Names New Officers

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets ......   At its Board of Directors meeting last week in Anaheim, California, the Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA)...