NGC Ancients: Strike Quality Varies on Ancient Coins

By David Vagi, Director of NGC Ancients ....   The centering, evenness and strength of the strike can dramatically affect the appearance of an ancient coin To the...

The Coin Market – A Year In Review

By Jim Bisognani – NGC Weekly Market Report ……. Numismatic notables weigh–in on 2014 and tip the scales for 2015; The cries of collectors past;...

Coin Profiles – The Single-Finest-Certified 18th Century $5 Gold Half Eagle

One of the many superlative coins in Heritage's 2015 January 7 - 12 FUN US Coins Signature Auction in Orlando is a breathtaking 1795...

Bullion Coins: NGC has decided not to implement its 2015 Silver...

Distributed on behalf of the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ........ NGC 2015 Silver Eagle Submissions Update NGC has decided not to implement its 2015 Silver Eagle Express...

Coin Collecting Strategies – How to Handle a Soft Coin Market

By Jeff Garrett - Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   Markets seldom go straight up, and fluctuations are to be expected. An understanding of the current...
1794 Dollar NGC-50 CAC

US Coins – Spink to sell iconic 1794 Silver Dollar

The first of America's iconic Silver Dollars will be on sale at Spink USA on 27 January 2015. It will also be available for view...

Pawn Stars Casting at NGC FUN Show Booth

The Pawn Stars casting team will be at the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) booth #1617 at the Florida United Numismatists (FUN) convention on Friday,...

Coin Profiles: An Original Confederate Half Dollar!

For absolute rarity, historic significance, and sheer romantic appeal, the 1861 Confederate half dollar is unsurpassed in the annals of American coinage. It is...

58th Annual Houston Money Show Upbeat; Heritage Lone Star State Auction...

by Jim Bisognani for NGC …… DPL Morgans Hot On Bourse - Santa Fe Twins on Buffalo Hunt The first week of December certainly brought a...

World Gold Coins: Unique South African 1897 Sixpence to be Offered...

The upcoming January 4 - 5 NYINC World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction in New York City features a monumental offering from South...

Newman V Colonial Coins Rise To The Occasion

By Jim Bisognani – NGC Market Report ………. Dealers Voicing Retail Sales On Upswing; Thanksgiving Memories; My 100th Report (Already?) The fifth installment of the famed...

NGC and PMG offer special pedigrees for 2014 American $1 Coin...

Submit 2014 American $1 Coin and Currency set for special COIN AND CURRENCY SET pedigree. Important Update: NGC will assign the "Enhanced Finish" designation...

Great Coin Collections : Garrett Sales Conclude — Part Three

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. The market timing of the Garrett sales were incredible when viewed in...

NGC-Certified Newman Part V Achieves $10.4 Million

  Highlights from the Heritage Auctions sale include a 1776 Brass "CURENCY" Continental Dollar graded NGC MS 62 and a 1785 Inimica Tyrannis Confederatio Copper...

NGC Certifies Kendall 1861 Confederate Half Dollar

On November 17, 2014, Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) announced that it has recently graded one of the four extant original 1861 Confederate Half Dollars....

Learning to Grade Coins

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. To fully appreciate a series or become a successful collector, understanding the...

Coin Auctions: All Eyes On Newman Five In The Big Apple

by Jim Bisognani for NGC …… Stack's Bowers And Heritage Auctions Each Claim Over $10 Million; Silver Demand On The Rise; Quality Courts Strong Demand–Average...

NGC to Offer Free Coin Grading Evaluations at Mish International

Senior NGC graders Mark Salzberg and David Camire will perform free evaluations at the Mish International showroom on November 22. The showroom will also...

NGC Grades The Donald G. Partrick Collection, Part I

On November 10, 2014, the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) announced that the service has graded Part I of the phenomenal collection of Donald G. Partrick. A serious...

The Great Numismatic Sales of the Past – Garrett Sale Part...

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. To read Part One of Jeff's series on great numismatic sales, click here. ... The four sales of...

NGC Snags MLB License for Coin Label Inserts

NGC follows up their partnership with the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum with an MLB License for Coin Label Inserts... NGC will encapsulate...

Great Numismatic Sales of the Past – The Garrett Sale Part...

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. It is highly recommended to examine great numismatic sales of the past when given the...

Autumn Features a Harvest of Numismatic Activity – Are Walkers Poised...

By Jim Bisognani – NGC Market Report ………. Heritage PNG Invitational Rakes In $11.2 Million - Buyer’s Market for Generic Type Coins October is turning out...

NGC Grades Special Release 2015 U.S. Marshals Service Commemorative Coins

NGC offers collectors a first look at three of 2015's U.S. Commemorative coins... Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has graded two sets of 2015 US Marshals...

NGC-Certified Million Dollar Chinese Coins to be Displayed During the Macau...

A Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) - certified China 1898 Hunan Pattern Silver Dollar, which recently sold for over US $1 million, will be on...

NGC has certified Newman Part V, which includes many extraordinary Early...

NGC has certified Newman Part V, which includes many extraordinary Early American coins and US gold rarities. NGC was once again enlisted to grade selections from...

NGC Grades Rare GSA Soft Pack Seated Liberty Dollar

This GSA Soft Pack 1864 Seated Liberty Dollar is only the second to have been graded by NGC. Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has graded what...

Back in Black: NGC Black Retro Holder Returns

NGC's popular black Retro Holder will be available for select US coins from October 1 to December 31 while supplies last. Starting October 1, 2014,...

NGC Grades Second “NO P” 1987 China Gold 5 Yuan Panda

By  David J. Camire for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation   In 1987 China struck Gold 5 Yuan Pandas with three mintmarks: P, Y and S. NGC has recently...

The Real Diehl: Let’s Get Real About the Issue of First...

The Real Diehl is a regularly-appearing column by former United States Mint Director Philip N. Diehl, exclusively for CoinWeek ……….. Are There Really “First Strikes”, “ Releases”, and...