The Coin Analyst: Texas Wants Its Gold Back, but to...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek ……… At first blush Texas might not seem to share much in common with Germany. But in addition to being the...

Ron Drzewucki’s Bullion Sales Tax Series, State by State: Pt. 2

By Ron Drzewucki - www.moderncoinwholesale.com ....   Link to Part 1 In the U.S., sales tax is levied on a state and local level, so there is...

The Coin Analyst – What’s the Best Way to Invest in...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ..... I often hear newer coin collectors and silver investors ask what is the best way to buy silver. There are...

Cool Coins Mexican! US Mexican Convention 2012. VIDEO

Interviewer: David Lisot Don Bailey, 1995 Silver 10 peso Don Quixote, Bob Briggs, copper 1864 Mining token, Dave Busse, 1689 Charles II silver cob 8...

The Rarest 20th Century, Regular U.S. Coins: 1927-D Saint Gaudens Double...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #216 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds ……….. Double...

Ancient Coin Stories: A Rare Plotina Sestercius

by Geoffrey Cope & Dr. Alan Walker Nomos Zurich for CoinWeek.... I love Roman coins because of their artistry, their beautiful style, the fact that...

CoinWeek Podcast #14: Finding Ruth: Exploring a Family Collection – Audio...

Many people have helped a friend or family member appraise a coin collection. But what happens when CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan is asked to...

Silver Market Tycoon Nelson Bunker Hunt Dead at 88

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.... “A billion dollars ain’t what it used to be.” So said Texas oil magnate Nelson Bunker Hunt after...

It’s Official: Harriet Tubman on $20 Bill

Alexander Hamilton to Stay on Front of $10 By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   In an announcement made this afternoon, Secretary of the Treasury Jacob "Jack"...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The Fabulous Eric Newman Collection, Part...

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Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Cents, Dimes and Quarters in the...

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #117 …… In early August, Heritage...

Rare Gold Coins for less than $5000 each, Part 2: Commemorative...

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The Coin Analyst: World Mint News Update for September

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek.... For this month’s modern world coin round-up we have some interesting developments at the Perth Mint, the Casa de Moneda...

CoinWeek Podcast #33: Former CCAC Chairman Gary Marks Discusses Coin Design...

CoinWeek Podcast #33: Former CCAC Chairman Gary Marks Discusses Coin Design and the Future of Coins Former CCAC Chairman Gary Marks is our guest in...

Coin Auctions – The ANA Rarities Night, Part 4: U.S. Mint...

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Legend Coin Market Report: Generic Gold Is In Serious Trouble

By laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics We have wrestled with how to break this news. Unlike so many other dealers who are in denial, want...

First Read: Morgan Dollar: America’s Love Affair with a Legendary Coin

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature Essay by Louis Golino for CoinWeek…. Morgan Dollar: America’s Love Affair with a...

The Fabulous Eric Newman Collection, Part 4: Proof 1818 Quarter

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Collecting The Coins of Ecuador

By Carlos Jara - Mexican American Coin Company - Latin American Numismatics .........   The coins of Ecuador have traditionally been both respected as difficult to obtain,...

The Coin Analyst: The Best 2011 U.S. Mint Coins Still Available...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek I believe the following 2011 U.S. Mint coins offer the solid long-term potential for price appreciation based on supply and...

Tacasyls Gold Collection of 27 Proof Gold Coins to Bring Up...

Paul Song, Coins & Medlas, North America, Bonhams A specialty collector has put together the finest known collection of US proof gold coins to be...

CoinWeek News Wire for May 27, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for May 27, 2016 Brain Food 1.) There is help for stranded currency Did you recently arrive home from abroad with foreign...

Certified Assets Management International Launched, Plans Include $250 Million Rare Coin...

(Stamford, Connecticut) -- A new joint venture, Certified Assets Management International, LLC (www.CertifiedAssets.com), "CAMI," has been launched by a team that includes a veteran...

Coin Doctoring Presents A Moral Imperative to the Coin Industry

Richard Schwary - California Numismatic Investments It would be a great deal more fun to consider what R.W. Julian has to say about Gobrecht dollars...

Stacks Bowers Chicago ANA Auctions Top $40 Million with Record Prices

Stack’s Bowers Galleries proved the current strength of the coin and currency market last week by realizing an astounding $40,084,165 at the Official Auction...

Coin Collecting: Changing Trends in Numismatics-A Brief History

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. The market for modern coins has exploded in the last decade. Coin collecting...

The Coin Analyst: 2015’s Most Profitable Modern Coins

When it comes to modern coins, both U.S. and world issues, the goal of purchasing coins that will perform well in the secondary market...

Teletrade Celebrates 25 Years with its Largest Two-day Auction Event Ever

Offering more than 8,500 Lots Valued at over $3 Million Teletrade, America's premier Internet auctioneer of certified coins and currency, is celebrating 25 years...

The Last Ancient Coin

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz... "What was the last ancient coin?" The question is unanswerable. There was no "last” ancient coin, just as there...

Values are Quietly Rising for Ultra Rare Coins

By Mark Ferguson for CoinWeek – MFRareCoins.com The rich are getting richer and they’re pushing values higher – sometimes much higher - for ultra rare...