Gainesville Coins Market Update: June 1-5, 2015

ABSTRACT: The current rout in the bond markets continued into its sixth week with rapidly rising yields and increased volatility in government bonds. Despite...

Rare Proof 1859 New Reverse Quarter Eagle to be Sold at...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to present the Rubin Family Collection as part of our Official Auction in conjunction with the ANA World’s Fair...

Five Coins That Went Under the Radar at the Pogue Sale

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner   Prior to the actual Pogue I sale (held in New York on May 19), I wondered if...

Cool Coins! From the Texas Numismatic Association’s Annual Convention

CoinWeek's David Lisot was in Arlington, Texas, site of the 2015 Texas Numismatic Association Annual Convention. While there, David had a chance to talk...

Infographic – Assessing the Potential Risk of a Greek Default

Presented and produced by Gainesvillecoins.com .......   On Friday, April 24, the finance ministers of Europe once again met to discuss the fate of Greece's bailout...

Coin Collecting Strategies – Collecting By Die Variety

By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   In coin collecting, there is no right or wrong decision when it comes to deciding which varieties should...

Stack’s Bowers to Offer Rare German Taler at Summer ANA Auction

By Chris Chatigny, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers....   The Stack’s Bowers official auction in conjunction with the ANA World’s Fair of Money in Chicago...

Fundamentals of Coin Investing

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. ......   My friends, it is best to rid yourself of the false notion that merely acquiring any coins in any grade...

Key Date Coins: 1801 Draped Bust Half Dollars – Heraldic Eagle

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #280 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Deadline for 2015 PCGS Set Registry Awards Announced…

Dear Set Registry Members, It's hard to believe that another year has passed and it's awards season again. We’ve added over 250 new composites, and...

Raleigh Coin Club’s 42nd Raleigh Money Expo™ June 26-28 at NC...

The 2015 Raleigh Coin Club Money Expo™, presented by the Raleigh Coin Club (Raleigh, NC), will take place on Friday, Saturday and Sunday June...

Rule Britannia: The Great London Getaway

APMEX offers the chance to win a trip to London and a VIP tour of the Royal Mint. APMEX, Inc. announced today that they are...

CoinWeek’s Pogue Sale, First Session Coin Auction Recap. Video: 6:04

David Redden, Auctioneer, Sotheby’s; Q. David Bowers; John Kraljevich, Stack’s Bowers Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…. The first session of the D. Brent Pogue Collection was auctioned by Stack’s Bowers-Sotheby’s in New York on May 19, 2015. In the...

From MS to SP: What You Need to Know About West...

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   Last week, PCGS announced that it was changing its grading nomenclature for W-Mint American Silver Eagles from...

Harvey Stack – On Sol Kaplan, Skinny Miles, Stanley Apfelbaum and...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…. In this mini-series of interviews, Stack’s Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about three of the 20th century’s most important collectors, their...

Gainesville Coins Market Update: May 22-29, 2015

The volatility of global equities was on the rise this week, with significant sell-offs on the major stock exchanges in the U.S. (Tuesday) and...

Dealing with a Coin Dealer

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek....   The relationship between a coin collector and his or her favourite dealer will go a long way in determining...

Coin Profile – 1796 Quarter Dollar Coin Sells for $1.53 Million...

David Redden, Auctioneer, Sotheby’s; Q. David Bowers; John Kraljevich, Stack’s Bowers Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....   The first part of the D. Brent Pogue Collection was auctioned by Stack’s Bowers-Sotheby’s in New York on May 19, 2015. One...

First Read: Benjamin Franklin in Terra Cotta

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature...   Essay by David Thomason Alexander, Founder Medal Collectors of America...

Numismatic Summer – Long Beach Leads The Way

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   A Pogue In The Hand Is Worth?; Difficulty Accurately Pricing Rarities; Hop To It; Try Chasing A Kangaroo It...

Coin Dealer, Grading Company Hit for Nearly $2 Million Under Federal...

By Paul Montgomery and Associates - PaulMontgomeryOnline.com....   A Federal Court Judge in Texas has ruled that a coin fraud victim’s estate should receive almost $2...

US Gold Coins – CAC Populations and Appearance Rarity: An Analysis

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com ......   As I wrote in an earlier article, CAC populations have created a new category of rarity: the appearance rarity, which...

View Magnificent Pogue Coins In Online PCGS Digital Albums

Every collector can now admire the PCGS-certified coins in the first and the upcoming second auction of magnificent rarities in the fabulous D. Brent...

The Pogue Collection – Price Performance & Investing in the Top...

By Russell A. Augustin - AU Capital Management.... At the Sotheby’s York Avenue location in New York City last week, the important sale of the D....

Netherlands Issues 200th Anniversary of Waterloo and Dutch Kingdom Coins

The fall of Napoleon's Grand Army commemorated... The Netherlands has commemorated the bicentennial of the Battle of Waterloo with the issue of two collector coins:...

The Marvelous Pogue Family Coin Collection, Part 5: 1820 Capped Bust...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #279 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Legend Numismatics – The Pogue Sale Market Report

First, we'd like to commend Stack's and Sotheby's on the wonderful job they did producing the sale. Everything from the catalog to the auctioneer...

New PCGS Holder To Protect Coins, Combat Counterfeiting

Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) is launching the world's most technically-advanced holder for protecting coins and providing additional security against counterfeiting. The completely redesigned holders...

The Pogue Quarter Eagles: A Post-Auction Analysis

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com ......   As the early half dollars in the Pogue sale were hammered down--some at levels lower than I expected--I turned to...

Niue: A Numismatic Hotspot

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   Last October I wrote about the coinage of the tiny island nation of Tuvalu. I was curious...