First Read: Morgan Dollar: America’s Love Affair with a Legendary Coin

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature Essay by Louis Golino for CoinWeek…. Morgan Dollar: America’s Love Affair with a...

Sundman Littleton Coin Lecture Series Draws Speakers to ANA 2014 World’s...

Jill Kimball, Public Relations, Littleton Coin Company.... Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com……… Littleton Coin Company of New Hampshire sponsors a lecture series in honor its founder Maynard...

What I learned in Grading 1 at the 2014 ANA Summer...

By: Larry Michelson As a relative newcomer to coin collecting I decided to enroll in one of the ANA’s many courses, Grading 1, at their...

World’s Fair of Money top exhibiting honor awarded to Mack Martin

Exhibit featuring Reconstruction-era bonds wins Howland Wood Memorial Award Editor's note: Images from Martin's award-winning exhibit can be seen at Money.org. American Numismatic Association member Mack...

David T. Alexander: How this Auction Cataloger “Got that Way”

By David T. Alexander for CoinWeek.... I have spent the last 40 years as a professional auction cataloger for several prominent firms. As a young...

First Read: Chopmarked Coins: A History; the silver coins used in...

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature Essay by Michael E. Marotta for CoinWeek .....   Chopmarked Coins: A History;...

The Kennedy Gold Proof Launch and the Modern Coin Market

By Charles Morgan, Scott Purvis, and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   In a hobby already prone to hyperbole, the recent release of the Kennedy Gold Proof inspired...

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 Exhibits: The Saints Come Marching In To September 2014 Long...

Free admission coupons will be available, and the all-time finest collection of Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle gold coins will be displayed in public for the...

Vegas Show Hosts Silver Dollar Panel, Panda and Hard Assets Seminar

The Las Vegas Numismatic Society Fall coin show is set for September 12-14 in Las Vegas at the Palace Station Hotel and Casino, 2411...

PCGS Offers On-Site Crossover Special At September 2014 Long Beach Expo

Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) will offer a special opportunity for "crossover" service at the September 4 - 6, 2014 Long Beach Coin, Currency,...

PCGS CoinFacts Coin Dealer Hall of Fame inducts Adams, Ivy and...

The PCGS CoinFacts™ Coin Dealer Hall of Fame has inducted three more past and current distinguished professional numismatists. The new members are Edgar H....

Hobby Protection and Marketplace Fairness Act Legislative Updates. VIDEO: 9:21.

Jimmy Hayes, Numismatic Lobbyist and former Congressman. The intricacies of passing legislation and how bills can be changed and amended are highlighted in this explanation...

10 Selections from the New Kolbe & Fanning Fixed Price Book...

by Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek... At CoinWeek, we love numismatic literature. This is why, when we saw the new Kolbe & Fanning Fixed...

CoinWeek Article Leads to the Discovery of Previously Unknown 1942-1946 Double...

A coin dealer's article on Double Mint Sets leads to the discovery of 1942-1946 Double Mint Sets... By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek...

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...

NGC Grades Eric Newman Collection Part V

Heritage will offer Eric Newman Collection Part V this fall... Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has graded the fifth installment of the extraordinary collection of 103-year...

PCGS Announces 2014 PCGS Set Registry Award Winners; Three Hall of...

The Professional Coin Grading Service  (NASDAQ:CLCT) has announced the winners of its 2014 PCGS Set Registry Award competition and has inducted three sets into...

Kickstarter Campaign for 3rd Edition Flying Eagle and Indian Cent Attribution...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Rick Snow, numismatic author and owner of Eagle Eye Rare Coins in Tucson, Arizona, is offering readers a special...

Numismatic Quick Hits: Brisk Sales for Kennedy Sets + New PCGS...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.... Sales Brisk for Two-Coin Kennedy Sets After One Day Michael White at the United States Mint’s Office of...

NGC-certified Lissner World Coin Collection to Be Sold at ANA

Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., of Lancaster, Pennsylvania and London, England, and St. James’s Auctions Ltd. (Knightsbridge Coins), of London, England, in association with M....

How New Minnesota Coin Dealer Registration Law Affects Dealers in Other...

Gary Adkins, Gary Adkins & Associates Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com.......... Recent legislation in Minnesota requires any business buying or selling more than $5000 to register with...

ICTA Launches New Website to Enhance User Experience

The Industry Council for Tangible Assets launched today a new website at ictaonline.org. The website’s updated design is great-looking and is full of new...

Changes are Coming to PCGS’ TruView Service

CoinWeek staff reports.... PCGS' in-house photographer Phil Arnold posted on the company's website that changes are coming to the Newport Beach, California-based grading firm's popular TruView coin photography...

Kennedy Anniversary Commemorative News: NGC Labels Announced

The recently announced Kennedy Half Dollar 50th anniversary commemorative coins will receive a special large-size NGC label when submitted for encapsulation, according to the...

First Read: American Gold and Platinum Eagles: A Guide to the...

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   American Gold and Platinum...

Daily Record: Five years on, test case on coins tries USAO’s...

By Wayne Sayles – Ancient Coin Collecting Blog ……….. The Daily Record, a news service for Maryland based business and legal professions, ran an interesting...

Early Photos and Images of the United States Mint. VIDEO: 7:15

John Mercanti, Former Chief Engraver United States Mint...... John Mercanti worked for the United States Mint until he retired in 2010. He assembled a collection of...

ANA Inducts Gravel, Clain-Stefanelli to Numismatic Hall of Fame

Prominent numismatists honored during ANA Summer Seminar... Ludger Gravel and Vladimir Clain-Stefanelli were inducted into the Numismatic Hall of Fame during the first week of...

PCGS Certifies Rare Transitional Peace Dollars From Former Mint Director’s Estate

Five rare 1921 and 1922 proof and circulation strike Peace dollars that reflect historic transition changes in the original high-relief design of the series...