CoinWeek: Exclusive Private Lot Viewing of Pogue III Sale Highlights –...

Stack's Bowers gave CoinWeek readers an exclusive private lot viewing of some of the the rarest and most important coins from the upcoming third...

Coin Profiles – Proof 1825 Capped Bust Half Dollar

Extremely Rare Proof 1825 Half Dollar The Finest Specimen Certified by Either Service 1825 Capped Bust Half Dollar. Overton-113. Rarity-8 as a Proof. Proof-66 (NGC). The Encyclopedia...

World Coins – Unique And Exotic Madagascar Numismatic Treasure to be...

MADAGASCAR. Pattern Kirobo, 1891. Ravalona III (1883-1897). PCGS SP-62 BN. Kingdom of Madagascar Background - Madagascar is a large island off the southern East African coast,...

World Coin Profiles – English Gold Coin Spur-Ryal (15 Shillings) of...

Spur-Ryal (15 Shillings), ND (1619-24). Third Coinage James I (1603-25). NGC MS-64. James I (James VI of Scotland) came to power at the age of...

Stacks Bowers NYINC Auction – The Lennart Philipson Collection of Swedish...

Extremely Rare 1/2 Riksdaler, One Of Perhaps Three Known By Bruce Walker for Stack's Bowers Auctions ......   The Lennart Philipson Collection of Swedish coinage is one...

2015 Year In Review- Insights, Market Analysis From Numismatic Notables

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   Holiday Collecting Memories - What’s in store for 2016? As this article posts, Christmas Eve 2015 is at hand!...

Coin Collecting and Numismatics – Thoughts on Rarity, Part 5

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers....   Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 In this article I will continue to discuss...

Stack’s Bowers / Ponterio Hong Kong Auction Produces Terrific Results!

Lot 60164 - Kwangtung. 7 Mace 3 Candareens  ND (1889). NGC MS-62. Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio have announced the results of their December 2015...

Coin Collecting and Numismatics – Thoughts on Rarity, Part 4

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers....   Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 When I left off last time I was discussing how the...

Kick off the New Year with Stack’s Bowers Galleries 2016 NYINC...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce details of their upcoming New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) sale of world coins, world paper money...

Ancient Coins – Highly Desirable Signed Decadrachm by Kimon

By Chris Chatigny, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stacks Bowers ........ The inaugural preview for the upcoming January New York International Numismatic Convention Auction hosted by...

Coin Collecting and Numismatics – Thoughts on Rarity, Part 3

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers....   Part 1 Part 2 Here I continue my thoughts on rarities, and the factors that affect this important aspect of...

CoinWeek: Cool Currency! 2015 Professional Currency Dealers Association Convention – Video:...

Cool Currency - Interviewer & Producer: David Lisot David Lisot talked to dealers at the 2015 Professional Currency Dealers Association (PCDA) Convention in Rosemont, Illinois and asked...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio December Hong Kong Sale to Offer Many...

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

Stack’s Bowers Nov. 2015 Baltimore Auction Realizes over $5 Million in...

Total Prices Realized over $7.9 million for World and U.S. Coins Once again, the Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the Whitman Coins & Collectibles...

Coin Collecting and Numismatics – Thoughts on Rarity, Part 2

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers....   Click Here for Part 1 In this article I continue my thoughts on rarity by stating that you cannot...

Stack’s Bowers Baltimore World Coin Sale Achieves Stellar Results

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce results of their recent November Baltimore Sale of World Coins, World Paper Money and Ancient Coins, held...

Coin Collecting and Numismatics – Thoughts on Rarity

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers....   Every hobby has rarities. In this way collecting coins is no different than collecting stamps, artifacts, paintings, trading...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio to Offer Chinese Space Collection in Hong Kong

Stack's Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to offer space collectibles from the ‘Shenzhou 1’ (神舟一号) in their December 8-9, 2015, Hong Kong auction. These...

Amazing Barber Dimes Highlight Stack’s Bowers Baltimore Coin Auction

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #303 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Stacks Bowers to offer an Important $5 1850 Mormon Gold Rarity...

1850 Mormon $5. K-5. Rarity-5+. AU-55 (NGC). Starting in the mid-1840s, many members of the early Mormon Church traveled west from Nauvoo, Illinois in what...

Whitman Publishing Announces New Book on Coin Hoards and Treasures

Whitman Publishing announces the release of Lost and Found Coin Hoards and Treasures: Illustrated Stories of the Greatest American Troves and Their Discoveries, by...

Mexican Coins – Pattern 8 Reales from Durango Mint in Stacks...

MEXICO. Pattern 8 Reales, 1840-DoOMC. NGC AU-53. By Chris Chatigny, Numismatist & Stack's Bowers Cataloger ......... Stack’s Bowers November Baltimore is just a few days away,...

Q. David Bowers: More Numismatic Curiosities

By Q. David Bowers - Stack's Bowers ......   • The seated figure of a goddess on coinage was not new with the Liberty Seated silver...

Stack’s Bowers World Coin Offering for Whitman Baltimore Auction

Stack's Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce details of their November 5-10 Official Auction in conjunction with the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Winter Expo...

Power Couples and Princesses in Purple: Coinage of Byzantine Empresses

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz ......   In the Byzantine empire power was technically vested in the emperor. Nevertheless, a number of empresses played...

CoinWeek: Stack’s Bowers to Feature World Coins and Paper at Whitman...

Kyle Ponterio, Stack’s Bowers, Interviewer and Producer: David Lisot. Kyle Ponterio talks about the Stack’s Bowers Auction in conjunction with the Whitman Coin Expo in...

Stack’s Bowers Baltimore World Coin Auction Offers Excitement!

Stack’s Bowers Galleries has announced details of their November 5-10 Official Auction in conjunction with the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Winter Expo at the...

World Gold Coins – Incredible Albanian Prova 100 Franga Ari

ALBANIA. 100 Franga Ari, 1927-R. President Amet Zogu (1926-28) By Chris Chatigny, Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ..... This week’s preview for the Stack’s Bowers Galleries...

The Pogue Family Coin Collection, Part 11 – A Puzzling...

1822 Capped Bust Half Dollar. Overton-105. Rarity-3. Mint State-66 (PCGS) Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the...