Coin Profiles – The Phantom Silver Dollars Of 1895

By Tom DeLorey – Harlan J Berk Ltd. .....   The Morgan dollar has long been one of the most popular American coin series, apparently second...

The History of the First Third-Party Coin Grading Service – ANACS,...

By Tom DeLorey for CoinWeek .....   Click here for Part One. After calling to let me know that he was coming to Sidney, Ohio to meet...

The History of the First Third-Party Coin Grading Service – ANACS

By Tom DeLorey for CoinWeek.com ....   Many collectors nowadays are afraid to buy any coin not already graded and encapsulated by a third-party grading service...

Counterfeit Indian Peace Medals

By Thomas K. DeLorey .....   Many U.S. numismatic items have been counterfeited or otherwise imitated over the years, some so often that authenticators such as...

Ten Most Significant U.S. Commemorative Coins

By Thomas K. DeLorey – Copyright – Reprinted with Permission from Harlan J Berk ......   When asked to write an article on the 10 most...

US Coins – The Three Major Eras Of Modern Proof Sets

By Tom DeLorey .....   Having criticized the generic term “The Mint” several times in the past few years for actions which were sometimes the fault...