The Coin Analyst: A Second Look at the Prospects for the...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek F. Scott Fitzgerald famously said: “"The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposing ideas in...

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, AZ, is offering readers a special pre-publication...

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...

The Coin Analyst: CCAC Endorses U.S. Mint Proposal for 2015 Ultra...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .........   During a teleconference held on July 22 the 10 members of the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) unanimously endorsed...

The Spectacular Newman-Jung Coin and other 1818/5 Capped Bust Quarters

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #233 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Raleigh Money Expo Show Report

By Charles Morgan by CoinWeek.... A few months ago, CoinWeek contributing writer Dave Provost invited me to the Raleigh Money Expo, a growing regional show...

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 Essay by Louis Golino for CoinWeek... American Gold and Platinum...

Does Ike Dollar Market Foreshadow a Crumbling Modern Coin Market ?

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   As a member of the Ike Group, Charles tries to stay informed about the current goings-on...

The Cutest of Apple Cheeks: The Jackman-Jung 1794 Large Cent

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #232 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

CoinWeek Summer FUN Show Report

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek....   While the July FUN Show might not be as boisterous or headline-grabbing as its much bigger January sibling, the Orlando,...

The Coin Analyst: Minting to Demand of JFK Gold Coins Raises...

Once again the U.S. Mint, for reasons I fail to understand, made a major announcement via Facebook.  And this was not even a major...

The Norweb 1797 Half Dollar, among the top five of the...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #231 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds...

The Coinage of Carthage

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek.... Ancient Coin Series   MOST OF WHAT WE KNOW ABOUT CARTHAGE was written by their enemies--first the Greeks, then the Romans. They...

Legend Numismatics Rare Coin Market Report – First Week of July

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ………………….. We were suspect and not surprised at the fast paced major change of events we had happen in LEGENDS...

The Coin Analyst: U.S. and World Mint News Update for July

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek.com More JFK coin details The U.S. Mint issued a press release on July 1  with a couple important details about the...

Dimes of 1809 – A Key in the Capped Bust Dime...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #230 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Commemorative Stories: The 1983-84 LA Olympics Coins – Part II

By David Provost for CoinWeek….. Author’s note: My intention for this series of “stories” is to present lesser known information about the US commemorative coins series derived from...

The Incredible Eugene Gardner Collection, part 3: Stunning, Classic U.S. Silver...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #229, Special Monday Edition A Weekly CoinWeek...

Whitman Expo – Baltimore Show Report, Part 2

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek....   The second day of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Baltimore Expo was so busy that it took me halfway through...

The Incredible Eugene Gardner Collection, part 2: Famous Coins in the...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #228 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds...

Numismatic Quick Hits: PNG Warning Premature + Decline in Future Prices...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   Breaking Down the PNG Alert .......... Yesterday, one of CoinWeek's principals received an email communication from the Professional Numismatists Guild concerning...

The Coin Analyst: Herbert Hoover Presidential Dollar Celebrates 31st President

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek.... At 11:00 today, the new Herbert Hoover presidential dollar coin will be released at a ceremony to be held at the Hoover Presidential...

SBG to Auction Important Condition Rarity: The Eliasberg, Probable Finest Known...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #227 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

The Coin Analyst: Gold Kennedy Half Dollar to be Sold at...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek At the ANA World’s Fair of Money held last August in Rosement, Illinois the U.S. Mint sold the 2013-W Buffalo...

The Coin Analyst: The Growing Popularity of Cup-Shaped Coins

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek.... What is it about curved, or cup-shaped coins, that appeals so much to collectors? Various world mints have increasingly explored...

Hot Topics: Wow! Eliasberg + Pogue Rare Coin Collection in my...

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics Hot Topics Since hearing the news they are selling all I can do is think about the Pogue Rare Coin Collection -...

The 1615-16 Coins of Bermuda (Sommer Islands): The First English Coins...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #226 A CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds In...

Commemorative Stories: The 1983-84 LA Olympics Coins – Part I

By David Provost for CoinWeek….. Author’s note: My intention for this series of “stories” is to present lesser known information about the US commemorative coins series derived from...

The Coin Analyst: Perth Mint’s Launch of Poseidon Coin Frustrates Buyers

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek Once again a limited-edition, high-demand modern coins’ release resulted in web site problems and frustration for many buyers, which then...

The First Coins Struck in The Original Thirteen Colonies: Massachusetts (‘NE’)...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #225 A CoinWeek Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds…. The original thirteen...