Coin Profile – Probable Finest Known 1873-S US Gold Eagle Recently...

By Greg Cohen - Consignment Director, U.S. & World Coins at Stack's Bowers....   Every once in a while, a previously unknown cache of coins that...

Harvey Stack – Growing up in a Numismatic Family – ...

By Harvey Stack - Co-Founder, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Links to earlier parts: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 |...

Stacks Bowers Auctions – 1862-S Liberty Seated Quarter with CAC Gold...

1862-S Liberty Seated Quarter. Briggs 1-A. MS-62 (PCGS). CAC--Gold Label. OGH. Offered is an incredible Mint State example of this key date early San Francisco...

Impressive Rarities Set to Cross the Auction Block in Stack’s Bowers...

Rarities from the W&B Capital Foundation Collection and Other Important Properties Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio’s April 2015 Hong Kong auction will entice bidders with a...

Regulated Gold Coins in Early America – Unique Largest Known Gold...

Ephraim Brasher - the Assayer The money supply in the fledgling United States consisted of a bewildering hodge-podge of foreign coins, private issues, and state...

Gem Half Dollars of 1796 and 1797, A Unique Foursome of...

By Q. David Bowers - Stack's Bowers....   Among all United States silver coin designs the rarest of the rare is that used only in 1796...

US Gold Coin Profile – Proof 1836 Quarter Eagle

1836 Classic Head Quarter Eagle.  Proof-64 Cameo (PCGS). CAC. Secure Holder. This outstanding early Proof gold rarity would serve as a highlight in the finest...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio April Hong Kong Sale to Feature Many Rarities

  Bank of China 1 Dollar, 1909 Banknote & Kwangtung. 3 Mace 6 ½ Candareens Coin   Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce details of...

Seventh Annual Market Review (Part 2)

Posted by Jim Bisognani for NGC ………… Winter FUN underway and here is Part 2 of the Numismatic Market Review, but baby, it's cold outside! Happy 2018, my friends! Although the...

Building a World Class Numismatic Gold Coin Collection: The Josiah K....

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers ......   CoinWeek continues to post Harvey Stack's wonderful series of blogs on not only the building of one...

Brian Kendrella of Stacks Bowers on CNBC’s Squawk Box Highlighting Pogue...

Stack's Bowers Galleries President Brian Kendrella, made an appearance this week on CNBC's Squawk Box to talk about highlights from the D. Brent Pogue...

The D. Brent Pogue Collection Part III, An Appreciation

By John Kraljevich, Numismatic Consultant -  Stacks Bowers .....   Coin collectors may not seem an especially reverent lot. Casual demeanor and good senses of humor...

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...

The Pogue Family Coin Collection, Part 10 – Gem Capped...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #299 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Modern Banknotes, A Fascinating Part of Collecting Currency

By Matt Quinn, Assistant Director of Currency at Stacks Bowers....... Most collectors are interested in securing banknotes produced prior to their births, but as time...

Building a World Class Numismatic Gold Coin Collection: The Josiah K....

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers ......   Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 In my last article (see Part 4,...

Gorgeous Gem Judd-67 Pattern Gold Dollar to be Featured at Stacks...

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stacks Bowers ........ While the U.S. Mint in Philadelphia had been striking gold coins since 1795, these quarter...

Stack’s Bowers Baltimore Expo Coin, Currency Auctions Bring Over $15.4 Million

Over $15.4 Million in U.S. Coins / Currency Sold at Stack’s Bowers Galleries’ Official Coin Auction of the 2017 Whitman Coins & Collectibles Winter...

The Marvelous Pogue Family Coin Collection, Pt. 15: Reich Half Dollars...

News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #319 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds........ On Tuesday, February 9, Stack’s...

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...

Anderson Part II Leads Stack’s Bowers Galleries’ United States Paper Money...

The Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official ANA Auction Realizes Over $41 Million with the  Anderson Part II and Herzog Collections of United States Paper Money...

Eliasberg Gold Shines Brightly at Stack’s Bowers 2016 ANA U.S. Coins...

Even three-and-a-half decades after the original dispersal of his incredible gold coin collection, Louis E Eliasberg, Sr. was the champion at the Stack’s Bowers...

1889-CC Morgan Silver Dollar featured in Stacks Bowers Rarities Night Coin...

By James McCartney  - Stacks Bowers ........ By 1885, the Carson City Mint had been striking coins for 15 years. The success of the nearby...

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...

Building a World Class Numismatic Gold Coin Collection: The Josiah K....

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers ......   Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 On our visit to Eagle's Nest to deliver the gold...

The Marvelous Pogue Family Coin Collection, Part 13: Probable Finest Known...

LOT 3047 - 1823 Capped Bust Half Dollar  Broken 3  Mint State-65+ (PCGS) Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin...

Unique Coins – Jeremiah Snow III Regulated Gold Brazilian 1744 Rio...

Significant Jeremiah Snow III Regulated gold 1744 6400 Reis Courtesy of the Stacks Bowers Rarities Night Catalog as Lot 1008 An incredibly significant offering in the...

Stack’s Bowers: D. Brent Pogue Collection Becomes Most Valuable Ever Sold

Pogue III Sale Brings Over $17 Million Garrett 1793 Chain Cent Leads All Lots at $998,750 5-1/2 Cents Worth of Half Cents Bring $4.16 Million With the...

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...

Condition Census 1796 Liberty Cap Cent to be Offered on Rarities...

By James McCartney, Stack's Bowers ..... Offered in lot 1027 of our August 2018 ANA World's Fair of Money Auction is a magnificent 1796 Liberty...