American Numismatic Association Summer Seminar Scholarships for Young Collectors and Adult Hobbyists

Deadline for scholarship applications January 31 Full and partial scholarships are available to both youths and adults who wish to attend the American Numismatic Association’s...

Special PCGS Inserts Now Available For Historic Canadian Hoard Gold Coins

Described by a prominent Canadian numismatist as "impressive," Professional Coin Grading Service has created a special symbolic and colorful "Canadian Gold Reserve"  insert for...

NGC Offers New Label for Greatest Modern Coins

Special label now available for coins included in 100 Greatest U.S. Modern Coins NGC has created a special presentation label for coins featured in 100...

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....

US Mint News – Forum to Discuss Numismatic Hobby

The United States Mint is holding a one-day Numismatic Forum on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, in Philadelphia, Pa. The purpose of this meeting is to...

Laura Sperber Hot Topics: A NEW TWIST AND MY PLAN

By Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics ......   Hi all. Yes, I am back to attacking coin doctors and the dealers who enable them. Seems the...

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...
ANA Numismatist Reading Room

ANA Offers New Online Educational Features

What makes someone an accomplished numismatist? Experience and knowledge are essential. To help hobbyists grasp these complexities and become smarter collectors, the American Numismatic...

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...

Grading & Certification – NGC Grades 35 Millionth Coin

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has become the first third-party coin grading service to grade 35,000,000 coins. NGC has long been the world’s largest third-party grading...

Kolbe & Fanning to Offer Margo Russell’s Numismatic Library – Video: 4:44.

Collectors should note Kolbe & Fanning's upcoming offering of numismatic books belonging to hobby icon Margo Russell. The selection of works both common and...

NGC Celebrates Mother’s Day with Special Label for all Modern Coins

NGC has designed a unique special label in honor of Mother’s Day In celebration of Mother’s Day, which will be observed around the world in...

CoinWeek Grading Series: How to Grade Indian Cents

Taught by Ray Herz. Another video in the CoinWeek grading series with different experts in the various fields of numismatics. Copyright © CoinWeek 2015 COINWeek is the...

The French Connection: PCGS Reveals Happy Ending For Man’s “Mystery” Coin

There's a "French Connection" story-behind-the-story of a historic early American coin that sold for more than $150,000 at the recent American Numismatic Association World's...

Digital Metals Creates Web Applications to Enhance Precious Metals Trading. VIDEO: 4:45.

John Humphrey, Executive Vice President, Digital Metals Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com ......... A host of new web services are being offered by Digital Metals to expand...

Is the Legend Rare Coin Auction’s Regency X Sale a Sign of Things to...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.... The conclusion of Legend Rare Coin Auction’s Regency X December 18 sale at the Venetian Hotel and...

Major Exonumia Collection on Display at ANA’s World’s Fair of Money. VIDEO: 5:40

Richard Burdick, Collector David Lisot, Interviewer, CoinWeek.com....... Exonumia is defined as anything to do with numismatics other than coins and paper money. Richard Burdick has spent...
Bill Fivaz Grading Mercury Dimes

Grading Mercury Dimes with Bill Fivaz – Mint State 60-67. VIDEO: 5:47

Bill Fivaz, numismatist. Learn tell the difference between the different grades of mint state Mercury dimes from Bill Fivaz. Bill is a longtime collector and researcher...

Whitman: New Guide Book of Morgan Silver Dollars Sold Out

Early Sellout Reflects Strong Hobby Interest in Recent 1964 Morgan Discovery Whitman Publishing announces that the fifth edition of Q. David Bowers’s Guide Book of...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Historic W. E. Woodward Auction Sales Now Viewable Online

Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current volume of the E-Sylum eNewsletter. This week, e-Sylum contributor Tom...

NGC Offers $10,000 for Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Winner Signature Label Deal

The $10,000 bonus will be given if the design competition’s winner agrees to sign at least 5,000 labels exclusively for NGC. Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®)...

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...

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...

CoinWeek Podcast #12: PCGS Celebrates 30 Years – Audio: 12:27

In this episode of the CoinWeek Podcast, CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan caught up with PCGS President Don Willis at the 61st Florida United Numismatists...

National Money Show in Dallas Fast Approaching

The American Numismatic Association's (ANA) 2016 National Money Show in Dallas is just around the corner. The convention will take place March 3-5 in...

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...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Wayne’s Numismatic Diary, November 2, 2014

Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current volume of the E-Sylum eNewsletter. Today, Wayne...

Online Registration Available for ANA Summer Seminar

Hobbyists interested in attending the American Numismatic Association's (ANA) 48th annual Summer Seminar in Colorado Springs, Colorado can now register for the event online....

Auction Results for John W. Adams Library of Numismatic Books and Catalogues

On Saturday, July 14, Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers held their live online auction of highlights from the John W. Adams Library. The Adams...

Consumer Protection News – Anti-Counterfeit Task Force Formed

Beth Deisher Hired as Director By Industry Council for Tangible Assets .....   The Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) has formed a task force to mobilize...