Wayne Homren Describes the Newman Numismatic Portal – Video: 4:26

E-Sylum publisher Wayne Homren is working on a major numismatic research project for the Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society. The new project, which Homren...

Central Bank of Ireland Governor Patrick Honohan Presentation on Irish Currency

By Patrick Honohan, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland....   Currency Choices in Ireland Past and Present Introduction A certain nostalgia has recently been evident, south of...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Inscription on Boston Time Capsule Medal, More...

By Wayne Homren for The E-Sylum eNewsletter....   Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current...

ANA Announces New Online Registration for Summer Seminar

Attendees can sign up for classes, mini-seminars, tours, more at Money.org Collectors interested in attending the American Numismatic Association's 47th annual Summer Seminar, to be...

CoinWeek’s Mike Markowitz to Teach Seminar on Coins in the Bible...

What’s a widow’s mite? What kind of coins were the infamous 30 pieces of silver? What exactly was “rendered unto Caesar”? The coins of the Bible have...

Medieval Coins – Hoard of Viking and Saxon Coins Sold...

This remarkable hoard of 65 medieval coins and four ingots is a fascinating insight into the power struggles of the northern Danelaw and King...

Collecting the Coins of Austria: 2002: Ambras Castle (Schloß Ambras) 10...

From the CoinWeek IQ Encyclopedia: 10 Euro Silver Coin – Ambras Castle | Schloß Ambras  (2002) Castles of Austria Series (2002-2004) Specifications: The Castles of Austria Series ran from 2002 to...

Coins of The Anglo-Saxons

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz....   Britain after the Romans IN THE YEAR 410 C.E., the Western Roman Emperor Honorius replied to the city magistrates...

1921 – A Collector’s Paradise

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation... Memories of collecting a complete 1921 coin set In my previous article, I touched on several worthy series and...

Pedigrees & Hoards: The Dr. Buzz Aldrin Collection

By Rick Bretz for CoinWeek....   Okay, so you collect pedigree coins and have a fairly nice assortment. Well, I might be going out on a...

ANA School of Numismatics Offers Seminar at MSNS Convention

Grading class offered prior to annual spring show   The American Numismatic Association (ANA) School of Numismatics will offer an educational two-day course held in conjunction...

The Three Types of 1972 Eisenhower Dollar – Video: 6:06

CoinWeek Editor and Ike Group Member Charles Morgan discusses the history behind the production of the 1972 Ike Dollar and shows coin collectors how...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Wayne’s Numismatic Diary – January 18, 2015

By Wayne Homren for The E-Sylum eNewsletter....   Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current...

Applications Now Available for ANA College Scholarships

Graduating seniors can win $1,000 to use for higher education expenses By American Numismatic Association.... Applications for a new college scholarship provided by the American Numismatic...

Eric P. Newman Numismatic Portal To Launch in 2015

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   Today, Washington University in St. Louis--in conjunction with the Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society (EPNNES)--announced the creation of the...

PCDA Announces Numismatic Educational Symposiumon on Sunday at Future Convention

Patricia Foley, Convention Chairman for the Professional Currency Dealers Association sponsored National Coin and Currency Convention, has announced a format change for the event,...

Cool Books for Coin Collectors by Whitman. VIDEO: 8:22

Dennis Tucker, Publisher, Whitman Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com ........ Whitman Publications specializes in books for coin, token and paper money collectors. At this year’s ANA World’s Fair...

Coin Show Exhibits: NGC to Display Eckfeldt Family Archive Selections at...

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) will display three medals and an 1803 Eagle certified by NGC as well as several Presidentially signed appointments from the...

Coin Press Manufacturer Schuler Celebrates 175th Anniversary

From metalworking shop to globally operating group: the world’s leading coin press manufacturer has a long tradition... It’s Schuler’s birthday: the internationally successful press manufacturer...

Stars of TV’s ‘Diggers’ to teach ANA Summer Seminar Workshop

One-day metal-detecting course offers students in-the-field experience. The American Numismatic Association’s premier educational event, Summer Seminar, will host a special metal-detecting workshop instructed by the...

Coin Collecting: Changing Trends in Numismatics-A Brief History

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. The market for modern coins has exploded in the last decade. Coin collecting...

George Walton (Former 1913 Liberty Head “V” Nickel Owner) Heirs Donate...

Donation will be used to update, digitize Numismatic Diploma Program A generous donation of $100,000 has been given to the American Numismatic Association to establish...

Major Exhibit of Mexican Revolution Memorabilia at US Mexican Convention. VIDEO:...

Elmer Powell, Collector Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com.......... Coin conventions offer important opportunities to learn about history and collecting when exhibits are displayed. An extensive collection of items...

Rare Coin Pedigrees: An Incredible Story of Colonel Ned Green

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the NGC Weekly Market Report ….. The Green Pedigree is probably best known because of the association with the 1913...

Ship of Gold on Display by Monaco Rare Coins at Long...

Adam Crum, Monaco Rare Coins Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com...... Treasure from the SS Central America shipwreck was on display at the Long Beach Expo in California. The...

Colorado Springs Coin Show and ANA Summer Seminar Report

By William Shamhart – Numismatic Americana ……. After being gone for over ten days I have finally caught up with things enough that I can sit down and write...

A Brief History of the Money Museum and Upcoming Fundraising Coin...

PANTA RHEI – "everything flows." This quote from the work of the Greek philosopher Heraclitus perfectly encapsulates everything the Money Museum strives to be...

NCA Grading Class to Debut at Whitman Baltimore Expo

BEDMINISTER, NJ — John Albanese, president of Numismatic Consumer Alliance (NCA), a New Jersey non-profit dedicated to reducing numismatic fraud, has announced a new...

OCRE – A Major New Tool for Ancient Roman Numismatics

Today, in collaboration with New York University’s Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, the ANS launches a major new tool to aid...

USA Coin Album: The San Francisco Mint Coinage of 1923, Part...

Posted by David W. Lange, Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Research Director ..... Certain issues of United States coins seem to hold more appeal than similar coins of...