Harlan J. Berk Brings Ancient, US and World Coins to MA-Shops

Established in 1964, Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. is located in downtown Chicago’s business and financial district. This location has been a coin store since...

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)...

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 &...

The Magnificent Ancients of the Nelson Bunker Hunt Coin Collection

Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek .....   Fitzgerald: The rich are different than you and me. Hemingway: Yes, they have more money. IN THE ARCANE...

CoinWeek Videos Surpass 1.5 Million Views

By CoinWeek .... On Thursday, October 6, 2016, CoinWeek.com announced that its award-winning YouTube video channel had exceeded 1.5 million views. CoinWeek launched its video...

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...
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Harlan J. Berk to Host Chicago Coin Expo April 5-8

By Harlan J. Berk, Ltd ......   The inaugural Chicago Coin Expo (CCE) will take place April 5 – 8 at the Chicago Cultural Center and...

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...

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series – Horses on Ancient Coins

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz .....   MORE THAN ANY other animal (except perhaps the dog), the horse is beloved for its strength, intelligence,...

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...

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...

Robbery at Harlan J. Berk, Chicago-Based Coin Dealer

Off hours robbery at Harlan J. Berk prompts new security measures for Chicago firm... Exclusive CoinWeek news report.... Chicago-based coin dealer Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. has a...

Harlan J. Berk: Buy or Bid Sale 196 Now Open

By Harlan J. Berk, Ltd....   Harlan J. Berk is pleased to present the 196th Buy or Bid sale. There are 387 ancient Greek, Roman and...

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...

ANS Announces New Digitization Program for Roman Coins. VIDEO: 13:57

Giles Bransbourg, Adjunct Curator of Roman Coins, American Numismatic Society, Moderator: Harlan Berk....   A new program to digitize the Roman coins in the ANS Collection...

Harlan J. Berk Ltd to Present Gemini XII Ancient and World Coin Auction January...

Harlan J. Berk Ltd. is proud to present Gemini XII, which will take place on Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 3:20 p.m. in the...

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

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...

CoinWeek Podcast #115: Harlan J. Berk on the 100 Greatest Ancient Coins

CoinWeek Podcast #115: Harlan J. Berk on the 100 Greatest Ancient Coins Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe...

The Modern Hobby of Ancient Coins – A CoinWeek Exclusive with Harlan J....

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...

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

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

Harlan J. Berk Sells PQ Crimson Tide Peace Dollar Collection

On Thursday, September 9, 2021, Harlan J. Berk, Ltd (HJB) announced the sale of the Crimson Tide Peace Dollar Collection. This exceptionally nice, 100%...

Ancient Coin Highlights this Week at MA-Shops

By MA-Shops.com ......   MA-Shops is the world's most trusted online coin & paper money marketplace. Every day,  MA-Shops offers collectors and enthusiasts access to nearly...

CoinWeek: Cool Coins! 2017 Episode 4 – 4K Video

We bring to you the fourth episode of Cool Coins!, with four great coins from the bourse. Like Eisenhower dollars? This episode we have two...
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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:...

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...

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...

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...

Must Listen: Harlan J. Berk featured on The Distance Podcast – Audio: 16:10

As students of history, Harlan Berk and his three children know that circumstances around them can change rapidly. They've learned to adapt the family...

Cool Coins! Whitman Expo, November 2015. Video: 5:15

Coin dealers from across the country travel to Baltimore, Maryland three times a year to exhibit at the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo. Thousands of...
Harlan J. Berk 193rd Ancient Coin Sale

Exquisite ancient coins in Harlan J. Berk’s current Buy or Bid Sale

Coins of exceptional beauty often deriving from famous old collections are a specialty of Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. The firm’s latest Buy or Bid...