Beautiful Gold 100 Corona Coin from Gorny & Mosch on MA-Shops

By CoinWeek ....   In 1908, Emperor Franz Joseph I had been on the throne of the Austro-Hungarian Empire for 60 years - an almost miraculously...

Royal Mint Continues Shēngxiào Collection with 2016 Year of the Monkey...

The Royal Mint has revealed its design for the Lunar Year of the Monkey - an eagerly anticipated annual event in The Royal Mint’s...

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...

The Salvation of Rome: Gordian III Ancient Gold Aureus at MA-Shops

By CoinWeek ....   Rome in the third century is a fascinating period for historians. It was a time of turmoil and encroaching chaos, but also...

Russia 2015 Year of Literature in Russia 3 Ruble Proof Silver...

Description: The Bank of Russia has celebrates the enormous contribution of Russian writers and poets with a colorized silver three-ruble commemorative coin. The coin is part of...

How to Save Money on Your First MA-Shops Order – CoinWeek...

CoinWeek Met up with Joachim Schwiening, owner and CEO of MA-Shops, to discuss how the shopping platform offers American collectors better access to rare...

Some Familiar Faces on MA-Shops.com

By CoinWeek....   Already a notable presence in the European market, MA-Shops--the online marketplace created by German engineer Joachim Schwiening--is poised to grow into a significant...

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...

MA-Shops: The God Mars on Coins

By Joël van Dam – Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com …… Mars, the Roman Ares Last month, I wrote about coins bearing the likeness of the Roman god Jupiter. This month, I want to browse...

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...

New Polish Coin Dealer Selling on MA-Shops

By MA-Shops.com ......   Marek Melcer’s Podlaski Gabinet Numizmatyczny was officially established in the year 2000. From the beginning the company’s main mission has been aimed...

Top 4 New Coins on MA Shops as of Dec. 20

By CoinWeek ....   We admit it. Today's "Top 4" new coin listings on MA-Shops.com was originally a "Top 5" -- but by the time of writing...

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...

Top New Ancient and World Coins on MA-Shops – January 29

By CoinWeek....   The coin dealers on MA-Shops.com add a wide variety of new coins to their inventory every day. But some coins just have that...

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....

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: Myths on Ancient Coins

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   A Theoretical Context In this blog I will talk about an iconographic theme on coins that...

MA-Shops: Silver Denarii Coins from the Late Roman Republic

By Joël van Dam - Owner of Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   Family Theme Types The iconography of coins from antiquity had two main purposes. On the...

UK Switching to Polymer for Upcoming Bank Notes

Next £20 note to be printed on polymer By The Bank of England....   On September 2, the Bank of England announced that the next £20 banknote...

New Coin Shops from Around the World on MA-Shops.com

By CoinWeek....   MA-Shops is an online marketplace for world and ancient coins. Built from the ground up by German engineer Joachim Schwiening, MA-Shops has assembled...

Possibly 2nd Known Ancient Roman Gold Aureus of Vespasian on MA-Shops

By CoinWeek ....   On MA-Shops.com, Dutch coin dealer Munthandel G. Henzen is currently offering what is possibly only the second known example of a rare...

Top 5 Ancient and World Coins Sold on MA Shops, Oct....

By CoinWeek....   Here (in ascending order) are the top five hammer prices for Ancient and World coins sold on MA Shops the week of October...

Romae Aeternae – New U.S. Ancient Coin Dealer on MA-Shops

By MA-Shops ......   Founded in 2008, Romae Aeternae Numismatics has served tens of thousands of customers across the globe with the wonderful numismatics of the ancient...

NGC, MA-Shops Agree to Mutual Promotion

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) and MA-Shops.com have announced a reciprocal marketing agreement to promote the companies to their respective customers and website visitors. The collaboration...

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...

Charles Morgan Describes MA-SHOPS.com – Video: 4:25

MA-SHOPS.com is a European online marketplace that brings together dealers from across the continent. CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan gave the site a try, ordering...

Sibling Lovers: Four Royal Portraits on Popular Ancient Gold Coin from...

By CoinWeek ....   The Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt was ruled by a dynasty of Hellenistic Greeks from around to 305 BCE until the defeat of...

MA-Shops Presents Comptoir des Monnaies Anciennes

Founded in 1977 in France (in Epernay, the world capital of Champagne), CDMA (Comptoir des Monnaies Anciennes) has placed itself among the leaders in...

MA-Shops: Hercules on Ancient Coins

By Joël van Dam - Owner of Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   There is no theme based on myths in the history of coinage that can...

MA-Shops: Ancient Coins from Akragas

By Joël van Dam - Owner of Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   The city of Akragas was one of the predominant cities of ancient Sicily. A...