France 2015 Kings and Presidents Charles de Gaulle 200 Euro Gold...

Description: I call upon all Frenchmen who want to remain free to listen to my voice and follow me. These were the words that French General...

Sponsors Pledge Support for ANA World’s Fair of Money

Twenty-two sponsors have pledged support for the American Numismatic Association's (ANA) 2015 Chicago World's Fair of Money℠, August 11-15, at the Donald E. Stephens...

Tales from the Bourse: The Ultimate Trade

A look back: The Ultimate Trade Back in 1980 the housing market was so bad, I recall that my parents couldn’t sell our very modest home...

World Coin Highlights – Stacks Bowers 2015 ANA Auction

The following coins are just a few of the highlights in the upcoming Stacks Bowers 2015 World Coins ANA Auction. CZECHOSLOVAKIA. 10 Dukatu, 1936. NGC...

Unique and Unusual Numismatic Items – 1870 Seated Half Dollar Obverse...

Editors Note: Heritage's upcoming ANA Signature Sale # 1223 contains an items the caught our eye as we were previewing the sale. It is...

Coin Collections – The Duckor Gold Dollars

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ................. In all of my years of being a professional numismatist, I have met few collectors who “get...

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...

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: A Life in Three Acts

On September 9, The Austrian Mint will issue a new silver coin to begin a set of three silver coins entitled “Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart,...

NGC Offers Exclusive ANA Label at ANA World’s Fair of Money

An exclusive ANA label and pedigree will be available for qualifying coins submitted to NGC at the Chicago ANA in August. Special submission instructions...

David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction Highlights for August 2, 2015

The numismatic firm David Lawrence Rare Coins, located in Virginia Beach, Virginia, has been offering online coin auctions for several years. Each David Lawrence...

The Austria “Piece by Piece” Coin Design Competition

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   Coin design contests are nothing new; the American public was invited to design the nation’s bicentennial coinage,...

Coin Collecting Strategies – Avoiding Failure In Numismatics

By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation…. When deciding on a coin set to collect, consider the costs involved in obtaining each coin in the...

Q. David Bowers: Summertime in Numismatics

By Q. David Bowers, Founder of Stack's Bowers   “Summertime and the Living is Easy,” as the song from Porgy and Bess goes. Welcome to my...

Kolbe & Fanning’s August 22 Sale Published

Kolbe & Fanning have published our latest auction catalogue. Sale 139, featuring selections from the libraries of Margo Russell and Raymond Hale, among other...

Austria 2015 Wolfgang: The Wonderkind 20 Euro Silver Coin

Description: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's (1756-1791) impact on Austrian culture is just as vital today as it was when the young prodigy took the Viennese opera...

PCGS Grading Contest Set for 2015 Long Beach Expo

Collectors, dealers and young numismatists will again have the chance to test their coin grading skills and compete for prizes in the PCGS Coin...

NGC’s Mark Salzberg to Offer Free One-on-One Consultations at ANA’s World...

by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation On Wednesday, August 12 and Thursday, August 13, renowned numismatist Mark Salzberg will offer free collector consultations at the NGC tables during...

Welcome to Rarities Night, A Stack’s Bowers Galleries Tradition With the...

By Q. David Bowers, Founder - Stack's Bowers Welcome to Rarities Night 2015! This event is always a highlight of our series of auctions with...

Assortment of Rare U.S. Coins to be offered in ANA Platinum...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #288 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

FUN Coin Convention Opening Ceremony 2015 Summer – VIDEO: 7:10

Randy Campbell, President, Florida United Numismatists. What may have been the largest and most attended Summer FUN Coin Convention just took place in Orlando, Florida....

Two Extremely Rare 1982 Panda Patterns kick off the Modern Chinese...

By Chris Chatigny, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers....   The Panda Series of modern Chinese coins have seen over three decades of numismatic success, and...

Künker: 28,000 Euros for Artist’s Design of First West German Commemorative...

The Künker June Auction, with its numerous numismatic highlights, was truly a feast for collectors of high denomination gold coins: the hammer price for...

Paper Money Highlights from the upcoming Stacks Bowers ANA sale

The following are five highlights from the upcoming Stacks Bowers 2015 Chicago ANA Paper Money Auction: Finest Known 1869 "Rainbow" One Dollar Legal Tender PCGS Superb...

Summer Is Sizzling With Coin Auction Activity

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation…. July Sales Make Big Splash Claiming Nearly $20 Million; Numismatics Is A Family Affair With Michigan Mom July has...

The ‘‘Twelve Caesars’’ Ancient Gold Coin

By Adam Crum - Monaco Rare Coins........ Since historical significance adds to numismatic value, you could argue that ancient gold coins from the era of...

Atlas Numismatics Publishes Newest Fixed-Price List

By Atlas Numismatics....   Atlas Numismatics has updated their website with 165 new coins, medals, and tokens at fixed price. Selections include the following items: Superb Athenian...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Announce Details of August 2015 Hong Kong Auction...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce details of our upcoming Hong Kong Auction of Chinese and Asian coins and currency, to be...

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...

Gainesville Coins Weekly Update – July 24, 2015

ABSTRACT: Amid continued risk-off sentiment in the markets following an easing of geopolitical tensions, the precious metals sunk even further this week. The attention...

Kater-Crafts: West Coast Numismatic Bookbinders

by George F. Kolbe - Kolbe & Fanning Those seriously interested in mid-20th century American coin sale catalogues are likely familiar with B.A. Martin, the...