MA-Shops: Coins from the Qing Dynasty

By MA-Shops.com ......   This 1 Rupee 1902-1942 from the Qing Dynasty and this nice colorful 1 Yan 1888 from the Japanese Meiji era are just...

MA-Shops: Ancient Coins of the Roman Emperor Nero

Emperor Nero By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   Within numismatics, there is one general topic that I like the most and...

MA-Shops Welcomes US Coin Dealer Phoenix Gold

Phoenix Gold Corp. Becomes Certified Dealer at MA-Shops.com ......   MA-Shops is proud to welcome Phoenix Gold Corp., an antique specialist priding itself as one of...

MA-Shops: Uncover Coins From the Holy Roman Empire

By MA-Shops.com ......   MA-Shops offers a nice inventory of coins from the Holy Roman Empire. Below, you will see a few examples - such as...

MA-Shops Welcomes Park Avenue Numismatics

Park Avenue Numismatics Becomes Certified Dealer at MA-Shops.com ......   MA-Shops.com has announced that Park Avenue Numismatics has joined MA-Shops as a Certified Dealer. “It is my...

MA-Shops: Which Coin Should I Buy?

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   When I am at coin fairs as an exhibitor, I get the same questions about...

MA-Shops: A Brief Sampling of Banknotes

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   I wanted to discuss a topic about banknotes. So, I started searching for banknotes on...

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...

MA-Shops Opens U.S. Office

Strengthens Collaboration for U.S. and European Numismatic Markets   By MA-Shops.com ......   MA-Shops.com, the world’s most trusted numismatic marketplace, has announced the opening of its first U.S....

New Assortment of US Banknotes on MA-Shops

US Banknotes on  MA-Shops.com ......   At MA-Shops.com, we are proud to show you some of the newly added US banknotes on our numismatic marketplace -...

CoinWeek Sponsor: Amazing UK Coins on MA-Shops

Expansion of the British Range   By MA-Shops.com ......   This 1703 Great Britain Anne Silver VIGO Crown or 1851 Great Britain Victoria young head penny are just...

Ancient Coins – The Gold Solidus of Rome: MA-Shops

Most beginning collectors of ancient coins have something in common: they want an ancient gold coin in their collection. The Roman solidus is a...

The French in Vietnam – Rare 1946 French Indochinese Piastre Pattern...

French Indochinese piastre By CoinWeek ....   Compared to Portugal and Spain, France was late colonizing Asia and the Far East. Its involvement in Southeast Asian affairs...

Janus and New Year Coins in Ancient Rome: MA-Shops

JANUS by Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   As we reflect on the past year, we have much to be thankful for....

Merovingian Coins on MA-Shops.com

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   Coins from the Merovingian Empire are popular around the world. Their gold coins, the tremissises,...

From Ancient to Modern – The Square-Holed Cash Coinage of China:...

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   Most collectors have seen these coins and there's a chance you might even have one...

MA-Shops: The Quality of a Coin – Important or Not?

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   The question that is formulated in the title of this blog is a question that...

MA-Shops: The Ancient Coins of Syracuse

Ancient Coins of Syracuse By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   A Powerful and Flourishing City It's not tough to find a topic...

CoinWeek Video: MA-Shops Details Further Expansion into the US Coin Market

 On January 7, 2019, at the Winter Florida United Numismatists (FUN) Show, CoinWeek editor Charles Morgan met up with Kathy Bender to discuss MA-Shops' expansion...

MA-Shops: The Gold $20 Liberty Head Double Eagle – A Desirable...

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   My previous blog about the Morgan Dollar was a small success. It seems that there...

MA-Shops: Gold From a Numismatic Perspective

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   In this blog, I will discuss the subject of gold from a numismatic perspective. Above...

World Coins: Gold Sovereigns on MA-Shops

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   Saint George and the Dragon A few days ago I bought a small lot of 19th-century...

Rare French 1959 Molière 50,000 Franc Banknote on MA-Shops.com

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   50,000 Francs MOLIÈRE 1959 FRANCE New Unc Description: From François Villon to Jean Genet, French culture has long embraced its rebels...

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...

Top 5 Coins Sold on MA Shops, Dec. 8-15

By CoinWeek....   MA-Shops offers a wide variety of ancient, classic and modern world and U.S. coins, and a list of the top five highest hammer...

Ancient Coins and History of the Beginning of the Gallic Empire:...

By Joël van Dam - Owner of Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   For some years, there was an empire inside the Roman Empire. It had his...

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...

MA-Shops: New Dutch Coin Dealer a Prestigious Name in Numismatics

By MA-Shops.com ......   Jongeling Numismatic Consultancy provides a wide variety of services in the field of numismatics. Both individuals and business clients are welcome. Whether...

Islamic Coins on MA-Shops

By Joël van Dam - Owner of Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   When is a coin an Islamic coin? Before we can answer this question we should...

MA-Shops: New Online Coin Dealer from Greece

Planet Numismatics on MA-Shops Planet Numismatics is a newly established company specializing in rare and high-quality Numismatics. Our office is located in Glyfada, a suburb of...