How the Internet Has Changed Rare Coin Auctions

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ......   In my last blog, I discussed ways how the internet has impacted the concept of eye appeal when it...

The Spectacular Nevada Accumulation and the Morelan Collection of Type Coins

News and Analysis on scarce coins, markets, and the coin collecting community #46 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds It has already been reported that the...

Details on Legend Numismatics Coin Deal of the Decade

By Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics We are still in shock. After going just about a full year with no big fresh coin deals...

Legend Numismatics Completes Major Acquisition

World-Class Type Set Includes SP65 1793 AMERI. Chain Cent Legend Numismatics of Lincroft, New Jersey is pleased to announce the purchase of a world-class partial...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Super Premiums for Common Silver Dollars...

News and Analysis on scarce coins, coin markets, and coin collecting #45 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds In the recent auction in Sacramento, two 1881-S...

1796 Half Dollar Leads $9.68 million Sacramento Coin Auction

Early rarities and gold add up to strong showing for March 17-20 ANA offerings at the Sacramento, CA Convention Center It was a 1796 Half...

US Attorney Says Attempts To Use “Liberty Dollar” As Money Is...

Liberty Dollar creator and self proclaimed "monetary architect" Bernard Von NotHaus was found guilty in US federal court in North Carolina on Friday of...

THE SACRAMENTO ANA SHOW

The Legend Numismatic Market Report .....   Any locale where it takes a change of planes to get to will not draw the major dealers. You...

Coin Profile: Proof 1836 50/00 Capped Bust Half Dollar

One of Only Six Examples Positively Confirmed to Exist; The Breen Plate Coin Writing in the 1989 edition of his encyclopedia of U.S. and Colonial...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Changes in Demand for Rare U.S....

News and Analysis on scarce coins, markets, and the coin collecting community #44 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds After discussing the motivations and strategies of...

How Many High Grade Dahlonega Gold Dollars Exist?

As the research I am doing for the third edition of my book “Gold Coins of the Dahlonega Mint, 1838-1861″ comes together, I am...

What are Auction Prices?

News and Analysis on scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community by Greg Reynolds Though auction prices are often cited as market prices, little...

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...

Gold And Silver Set Record Highs with More Room To Run...

Demand Soars, Supplies Disappear, Prices Rising! Despite attempts by a handful of analysts to claim that supplies are plentiful, the physical silver market is experiencing...

Outstanding Early Silver Highlights Heritage Sacramento ANA Coin Auction Offerings

Bidding is now open for Heritage's 2011 March Sacramento Signature ANA US Coin Auction, to be held in conjunction with the National Money...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The PCGS list of U.S. coins...

News and Analysis of scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #42 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds On Feb. 15, the Professional Coin...

The Great Coin Drought

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com There’s an ebb and flow to the coin market cycle. When it is in perfect, Zen-like harmony, the market works...

Are Rare Coins Worth Owning Now?

Last month I mentioned that Peter Schiff,the CEO and Chief Global Strategist for Euro Pacific Capital wrote a column warning against ownership of rare...

Is There an Upward Trend in the CC Half Eagle Coin...

While I hate to make bold pronouncements based on a small number of auction results, it looks like an interesting trend may be occuring...

Exceedingly Rare Proof 1836/1336 Bust 50c To Anchor Stack’s-Bowers March Baltimore...

Stack’s-Bowers Numismatics will conduct their inaugural auction March 28 through April 3, 2011, as the Official Auctioneer of the Whitman Coin and Collectibles Expo...

Why Gold And Silver Should Do Well By The End Of...

There are so many reasons why gold and silver, especially silver, are set to continue rising in price......... Here are some of the more...

Updated PCGS Million Dollar Coin Club List Unveiled

The second annual PCGS Million Dollar Coin Club reference guide has been unveiled by Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com). Originally launched in January 2010 with...

Silver Price Ready To Soar!

By Patrick A. Heller - Liberty Coin Service Mysterious Withdrawal Of Gold From GLD Exchange Traded Fund Record Level Of Backwardation In Silver Commodity Markets 10-Year Treasury...

Video Coin News: Chris Napolitano on the New Stacks-Bowers Auction Company

Chris Napolitano President of Stacks-Bowers explains his management directive as the new president of the recently merged auction firms of Stack's of New...

Coin Experts: Overall Rarity Versus Grade Rarity

By Doug Winter - RareDateGold.com Even the most available pre-1933 United States gold coin has some degree of “rarity.” A coin like a 1924 or...

Coin collecting as a Work of Art

By Geoffrey Cope of From www.petitioncrown.com A view of what could be for British Numismatics for 2011 I consider a coin of the finest quality to...

What would happen if the United States lost its AAA credit...

by Adam Crum - Monaco Rare Coins Two years ago‚ a company that performs financial research and analysis on commercial and government entities and has...

Rarest Of Islamic Coins In London Auction

Umayyad dinars struck from gold from the Caliph's own mines Two of the rarest and most highly-prized of all Islamic gold coins are to be...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: A 1907 $10 Gold piece becomes...

News and Analysis on scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #38 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds....   In the 1990s, only four coins...

Some of My Favorite Obscure United States Gold Coins: Part Two

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com The first part of this article, published at the end of December 2010, discussed some of my favorite little-known...