Coin Market Strong – Three Major Sales In September

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation…. 20th century type targeted by collectors; Indian Cents and Buffalo Nickels on the move; Wholesale trading brisk I really...

ANA Museum Road Show at Long Beach Expo. VIDEO: 3:05.

Walter Ostromecki, Ph.D., President, American Numismatic Association Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com .......   The American Numismatic Association (ANA) is the largest coin collector organization in the United...
Kolbe & Fanning, Sellers of Numismatic Books and Literature

Bidding Options at Tomorrow’s Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Book Sale Make Buying Easy

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers are looking forward to our Sale 145, which will take place on Saturday, April 22, 2017, beginning at 12:00...

ANA Offering Counterfeit Detection Course at January FUN Show

By CoinWeek News Staff....   The American Numismatic Association (ANA) School of Numismatics will be offering a two-day course on detecting counterfeit and altered coins January...

New PCGS Online Interface for Registry Set Collecting

The PCGS Set Registry (www.PCGS.com/SetRegistry) continues its push into the digital age with its latest design, allowing coin collectors to enjoy the digital collecting...
United States 1881 $20 double eagle gold coin. Images courtesy Heritage Auctions

Heritage Auctions – Seldom Seen Selections: Near-Mint 1881 Double Eagle

The year 1881 saw a reduction in double eagle coinage at the Philadelphia Mint that continued through most of the decade. Only 2,199 business-strike...

Kolbe & Fanning: Super-Cheap Catalogues!

It is a simple fact that many sale catalogues that contain good, solid information aren’t worth much money on the secondary market. Collectors and...

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Offers Third Party Grading for Ancient Coins. VIDEO: 2:05.

David Vagi, Director of NGC Ancients, Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....   One of the major third party grading services grades and authenticates ancient coins. NGC...

58th Annual Houston Money Show Upbeat; Heritage Lone Star State Auction Corrals $9.3 Million

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

Discovery of Geoffrey Charlton Adams Catalogue with Photographic Plates

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers have announced the discovery of a rumored, but never reported, Geoffrey Charlton Adams auction catalogue from 1906 with two...

Numismatic Books – Kolbe & Fanning Publish Fixed Price Catalogue

Kolbe & Fanning are pleased to announce the availability of their latest catalogue, a fixed-price offering of rare and out-of-print numismatic books from around...

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

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

First Time Together In Public: Rittenhouse’s Presidential Appointment And 1792 Half Disme

Two of the most important, related items of early American numismatics -- the document signed by George Washington and Thomas Jefferson appointing David Rittenhouse...

Kolbe & Fanning Booksellers Buy or Bid Sale #3 Today Through March 15

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers have announced their third “Buy or Bid" Sale, which begins now and will close on Wednesday, March 15. The...

NGC Announces Largest Database of Coin Images in Existence Available Online For Verification

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has announced that their online security image archive now includes 3,000,000 coins – the largest database of NGC- certified coins...

Maryland Governor Proposes Sales Tax Exemption Repeal

Last year the numismatic community stood united in helping defeat House Bill 206 in the Maryland General Assembly, which would have repealed the Sales...

Whitman Publishing Releases Three New Numismatic Titles

CoinWeek Staff Reports....   A Guide Book of Mercury Dimes, Standing Liberty Quarters, and Liberty Walking Half Dollars by Q. David Bowers. 2015, 310 pages. Illustrated. Spine #18....

CoinWeek Podcast #59: PCGS’ Mark Stephenson on the State of the Market

CoinWeek Podcast #59: PCGS' Mark Stephenson on the State of the Market Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe...

ANA National Coin Week Winners Announced

Awards given for Member Volunteer Challenge and Club Trivia Challenge Hobbyists across North America celebrated 2014 National Coin Week, April 20-26, with the theme "Coin...

Early Fall Coin Auctions Rake in $50 Million – NGC Rarities Join Elite Ranks!

Posted by Jim Bisognani for NGC Market Report ……… Since my last report, from coast-to-coast the numismatic world has been the scene of heightened and historic activity. First up,...

CoinWeek Weekly Coin & Currency News Roundup – April 15, 2016

By Coinweek ....   For this week's coin and currency news roundup, we focus on several updates of news stories we'd covered in previous roundups -...

MSNA To Sponsor Exhibit Area at Whitman Baltimore Expo

By Maryland State Numismatic Association....   The Maryland State Numismatic Association (MSNA), in conjunction with the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo, will sponsor an exhibit area...

PCGS Will Recognize Circulation Strike 1841 Philadelphia Quarter Eagles!

Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) is announcing a big change involving one of the most famous and desirable United States gold coin rarities, the...
Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Book Sellers Buy or Bid Sale #4

Kolbe & Fanning Buy or Bid Sale #4 Ends Tomorrow

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers' fourth “Buy or Bid Sale” closes tomorrow, Saturday, June 3. The sale focuses on modestly priced books, giving collectors...

Industry Teamwork Defeats Repeal of Maryland’s Hobby Sales-Tax Exemption

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA)....   Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo lobbyist Dennis Rasmussen, Maryland numismatic businesses and collectors, and the Industry Council for...

New NGC Labels in Wide Release

By Numismatic Guaranty Corporation.... Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has expanded the use of larger labels to virtually all regular (non-bulk) and on-site submissions of US,...

Multi-Million Dollar Displays, Educational Seminars Highlight September 2015 Long Beach Expo

Multi-million dollar displays of rare U.S. pattern coins and high-grade early date large cents exhibited for the first time on the West Coast, along...

PCGS has Successful Debut at ANDA Melbourne Coin Show

Representatives of Professional Coin Grading Service (http://www.PCGSAsia.com), the world's leader in coin authentication and grading services, say their first official participation at a show...

Gold & Silver PAC April 2017 e-Newsletter

By Scott Barman for the Gold & Silver PAC .....   From the Political Coordinator Partisanship on Capitol Hill has gone from bad to worse. The staunch partisanship...

Kolbe & Fanning: Live Online and Mail Bid Sale: April 25, 2015

Register to bid, view lots and place absentee bids at auction.numislit.com Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers have announced their latest mail-bid and online auction, which...