Pricing for 2015 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin Announced

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   In a notice dated July 13, the United States Mint has established pricing for the upcoming 2015 American Liberty...

Alongside Night Movie Videos Go On Sale

By Patrick A. Heller - Liberty Coin Service Lansing Merchant Liberty Coin Service To Handle Wholesale Distribution On July 6, the Blu-Ray/DVD 3-disc Combo Pack of...

Kaselitz Coin Latest of Several Gem 1831 Capped Bust Quarters to...

News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #285 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds....   On July 17, in Baltimore,...

2015 Blue Ridge Parkway 5 oz. Silver Uncirculated Coin Available Now

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Does the Mint have another sellout on their hands? With the sellout of the 2015 America the Beautiful Quarters Blue...

Texas Western College Basketball Championship 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act Introduced

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On Thursday, June 25, U.S. Representative Beto O’Rourke (D-TX16) introduced a bill (H.R. 2906) to honor the 50th anniversary...

U.S. Mint Explains Itself as Truman Coin & Chronicles Set Sells...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   At noon Eastern Standard Time on Tuesday, June 30, the 2015 Harry S. Truman Coin & Chronicles Set (product...

Federal Open Market Committee Again Deceives The Public

By Pat Heller - Liberty Coin Service   Last Wednesday, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) ended its latest regularly-scheduled two-day meeting. While the rest of...

Classic U.S. Coins for less than $500 each, Part 16: Indian...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #284 A Weekly Coinweek Column by Greg...

Raleigh Money Expo Show Report – 2015

By Charles Morgan for Coinweek....   On Saturday, I joined CoinWeek Assistant Editor Hubert Walker to attend the 42nd Annual Raleigh Money Expo. The Raleigh Money...

Should You Collect Medals?

By David Thomason Alexander, Founder of Medal Collectors of America for Coinweek....   Medals remain a mystery to many American coin collectors in 2015. Part of the...

Even More Hilariously Bad YouTube Coin Videos

Wait, don't be alarmed... Ok, be very alarmed - Hubert Walker and Charles Morgan have plumbed the depths of YouTube to come up with even more Hilariously Bad™ YouTube...

Canada Melts First Circulating Canadian Gold Coins

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   In 2012, the Bank of Canada announced the sale of 30,000 hand-selected specimens from a hoard of about 245,000...

Superb Gem Mint State 1831 Quarter Eagle, Garrett Collection Specimen, Finest...

By Q. David Bowers - Stack's Bowers Early Quarter Eagles Prior to our memorable auction of the D. Brent Pogue Collection Part I in May, Christine Karstedt...

What Rare Coin Dealers Collect

By Jeff Garrett for NGC Market Report ......   Many assume that rare coin dealers have built incredible collections from the coins that they regularly trade....

First Read: Mexican Beauty: Un Peso Caballito

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature.... Essay by Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   Mexican...

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series – The Decline and Fall of Macedon

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz....   Abandoned finally by all, the king surrendered himself to the Romans. Brought before the consul’s council, the king...

The 2016 American Silver Eagle: A Modest Proposal

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   2016 marks the 30th anniversary of the American Silver Eagle bullion coin program, and I’m sure the...

Coin Board News – Number 35

By David W. Lange - www.coincollectingboards.net....   For Collectors of Antique Coin Boards Number 35 — Summer 2015 COIN BOARDS FOR SALE I recently made a sizable purchase of...

Spotlight on the Coronet Collection’s Carson City Morgan Dollars, Part 2:...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   On June 25, 2015, Legend Rare Coin Auctions will offer the first half of the PCGS Set...

CCAC Selects Designs for National Park Service Centennial Coin Program

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Selected Designs for the 2016 National Park Service 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Program: $5 Gold: Obverse 10...

Spotlight on the Coronet Collection’s Carson City Morgan Dollars, Part 1:...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   On June 25, 2015, Legend Rare Coin Auctions will offer the first half of the PCGS Set Registry...

Beware of Defects on Coins

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek... A defect is a defect no matter how slight the seller proclaims it. And that same “slight’ defect will...

For Napoleon Apologists, Defeat Comes in the Flavor of Belgian Mint

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   An epic and bloody battle played out on June 18, 1815, claiming the lives of half a...

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series – The Paradox of Byzantine Silver

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz....   The position of silver in the hierarchy of metals struck during the sixth century was a curious one....

How to Store Your Coins

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr.   Now that you own some nifty coins, how will you keep them safe and store them? In our previous installment we...

DLRC Cherrypicks the Pogue Coin Collection, Part 1

By John Feigenbaum - David Lawrence Rare Coins....   The first of six installments of the famous D. Brent Pogue Collection has now crossed the block...

Classic U.S. Coins for Less than $500 Each: Three Cent Nickels

News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #281 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds.... Three Cent Nickels were minted...

Is It Ever OK to Clean Coins?

  By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek....   Some types of coin cleaning might very well improve a coin’s appearance, while most other methods may actually damage...

Legend Numismatics – Long Beach Sale Report

It's always a really good sign to walk in and your "super secret" seller gives you a thumbs up and says they are already...

Mike Markowitz: CoinWeek Coins of the Bible Video Series, Part IX:...

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series Writer Mike Markowitz has long brought context and his unique insights into the fascinating world of ancient coins to contemporary collectors. In this...