More Than $6 Million in Rare US Coins Sold in Heritage Summer FUN Auction

More Than $6 Million in Rare US Coins Sold in Heritage Summer FUN Auction

Two classic rarities shone brightly as Heritage's July 13-15 Summer FUN Auction brought in excess of $6.1 million USD to its consignors. This auction...
Stack's Bowers Presents Loch Ness Collection of Scottish Coins in ANA World's Fair of Money Auction

World-Class Rarities Featured in Stack’s Bowers Auction for ANA World’s Fair of Money in...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is thrilled to announce their Official Auction for the ANA World's Fair of Money, hosted from Griffin Studios, their state-of-the-art auction...

United States Mint Opens Sales for Virginia American Innovation $1 Coin Products July 27

Product options containing Uncirculated quality American Innovation $1 coins honoring Virginia will be available for purchase directly from the United States Mint beginning on...

Counterfeit Coin Detection: 1889-CC Morgan Dollar with Joined Halves

This counterfeit coin forgery required the joining of two coins to mimic a rare year and mintmark combination   By Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ........   NGC graders...

Ancient Roman Coins – Military Strength in Rome’s Golden Age

Ancient Roman Coins - HADRIAN. 117-138 AD. Aureus  Struck 124-128 AD. Ancient Roman Coins by Russell A. Augustin, AU Capital Management, LLC ......   Hadrian was the...
A Look at the Forming Secondary Market of the 2021 Privy Morgans

A Look at the Forming Secondary Market of the 2021 Privy Morgans

By Christopher Bulfinch for CoinWeek .....   In a year of high-profile United States Mint product releases, there is no doubt that the U.S. Mint’s 2021...
Collectors Loan “Magnificent 7” $15+ Million Group of Classic U.S. Coins for Display at World’s Fair of Money

Collectors Loan “Magnificent 7” $15+ Million Group of Classic U.S. Coins for Display at...

Exhibits hosted by Tangible Investments features examples of some of the finest known coins, including 1880 Coiled Hair and Flowing Hair “Stellas”   A virtual mini-museum...
Heritage Showcase Auctions Feature Dutton Collection of US Coins, Colonial Valley Collection of Colonial Notes

Heritage Showcase Auctions Feature Dutton Collection of US Coins, Colonial Valley Collection of Colonial...

The Bruce M. Dutton Collection Showcase Auction Preliminary bidding has already begun in the latest Showcase auction from Heritage featuring selections from the collection of...
Continuity and Legitimacy: The Ancient Coins of Septimius Severus

Continuity and Legitimacy: The Ancient Coins of Septimius Severus

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   Septimius Severus ascended to the throne in absentia as he marched from the “sleepy” Danubian province of Pannonia Superior...
CEO of Florida Armored Transport Company Charged in Multimillion Dollar Dirty Gold Money Laundering Conspiracy

CEO of Florida Armored Transport Company Charged in Multimillion Dollar Dirty Gold Money Laundering...

By United States Attorney's Office, Southern District of Florida ......   South Florida federal prosecutors have charged a Miami-Dade County business owner with facilitating a $140...
Kennedy Half Dollars Back in Full Force

Kennedy Half Dollars Back in Full Force

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   The Kennedy half dollar, struck since 1964 to honor President John F. Kennedy who was assassinated on November 22, 1963,...
Isabella: The Mother of All U.S. Commemorative Quarters

Isabella: The Mother of All U.S. Commemorative Quarters

By Dan Duncan - Pinnacle-Rarities ......   The original Washington quarter was intended as just a one-year commemorative. Yet John Flanagan’s obverse design has endured for...
1891 Double Eagle Rarity at Stack's Bowers August 2021 ANA World's Fair of Money Auction

1891 Double Eagle Rarity Featured in Stack’s Bowers August 2021 World’s Fair of Money...

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   Beginning in 1877, the denomination listed on the double eagle was expanded from TWENTY D. to...
How Much is a 2020 Tokyo Olympics Medal Worth

How Much is a 2020 Tokyo Olympics Medal Worth

Precious Metals Wholesaler Dillon Gage Metals Unveils Olympian Gold and Silver Secrets   By Dillon Gage Metals ......   This year, one of the world's largest precious metals...
Joe Orlando, Collectors Universe, PCGS

Joe Orlando Departs Collectors Universe, Executive Chairman Nat Turner Takes Over as CEO

Company Will Further Invest in Tech & Expansion of Services to Scale, Increase Operational Capacity, Best Serve its Customers & Support Growth of the...
United States Mint

United States Mint Issues New Terms for Bulk Purchase Program to Improve Online Order...

To address the extraordinarily high volume of automated web robot (BOT) traffic targeted at the Mint’s online sales site (www.catalog.usmint.gov) and to prevent the...

United States 1990 Eisenhower Centennial Dollar

Description: The 1990 Eisenhower Centennial Dollar is the second United States coin struck to honor the 34th President of the United States, the first being...
Big Things Happened at the Mint in the Month of July

Big Things Happened at the Mint in the Month of July

By CoinWeek .....   In July, the summer heat continues to pummel for 31 days. But school is out, and families can finally (FINALLY) go on that...

Jeff Garrett: When US Coins Were Minted in Georgia

The Dahlonega Mint struck numerous gold coins that can add a unique twist to your collection   By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   Contrary...
1898-S Barber Quarter, 1846/5-O $10 Gold Eagle Variety Among David Lawrence Rare Coin Highlights

1898-S Barber Quarter, 1846/5-O $10 Gold Eagle Variety Among David Lawrence Rare Coin Highlights

Sunday Auction #1179 from David Lawrence Rare Coins (DLRC) is now LIVE and features 425 total lots including 25 Vault Values and 105 No...
Redesigned United States Mint 2021 American Eagle Silver Proof Coin Available July 20

Redesigned United States Mint 2021 American Eagle Silver Proof Coin Available July 20

The United States Mint is pleased to announce the opening of sales for the redesigned 2021 American Eagle Silver Proof Coin beginning on July...
CSNS President Mitch Ernst Announces 2021 Sower Award Recipients

CSNS President Mitch Ernst Announces 2021 Sower Award Recipients

Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) President Mitch Ernst is proud to announce Dennis Tucker and Chris Seuntjens as the 2021 recipients of his annual...
Royal Canadian Mint $2 Circulation Coin Marks 100th Anniversary of Discovery of Insulin

Royal Canadian Mint $2 Circulation Coin Marks 100th Anniversary of Discovery of Insulin

The Royal Canadian Mint is issuing a new $2 circulation coin celebrating the fact that, 100 years ago, four researchers achieved a Canadian medical...
Roman Republican Die Project: Ancient Coins at the ANS

The Roman Republican Die Project Progresses: Ancient Coins at the ANS

  The Roman Republican Die Project (RRDP) of the American Numismatic Society (ANS) has completed its first significant data upload. This platform, which launched as...
United States 1918 (P) Lincoln Cent

United States 1918 (P) Lincoln Cent

Description Lincoln cents were in short supply as the United States entered its second year of war in Europe. Increased wartime economic activity drove up...
Ancient and Medieval Coins With Two-Sided Legends

Ancient and Medieval Coins With Two-Sided Legends

By David Yoon for American Numismatic Society (ANS) ......   Many--probably most--coins do not have any inherent directionality in the images or legends on their two...
Stack’s Bowers Galleries Announces ANA World Paper Money Sale

Stack’s Bowers Galleries Announces ANA World Paper Money Sale

Stack’s Bowers Galleries has announced that their August ANA World Paper Money Sale has been finalized and is posted on their website StacksBowers.com. With...
Next to Last 50p Coin in Sea Creatures Series from Pobjoy Mint Available Now

Next to Last 50p Coin in Sea Creatures Series Available Now

New series of Sea Creatures 50p colored coins issued on behalf of the British Indian Ocean Territory Fifth release in a six-coin series...
Young Numismatists Receive 2021 ANA Scholarships for College

Young Numismatists Receive ANA 2021 College Scholarships

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) has awarded 2021 college scholarships to Paige Price from Bolivar, Missouri, and Madeline Rodriguez from Evanston, Illinois. Each winner...
Cargo Handlers at LAX Plead Guilty to Stealing Four Gold Bars Headed From Australia to New York

Cargo Handlers at LAX Plead Guilty to Stealing Four Gold Bars Headed From Australia...

By United States Attorney's Office, Central District of California ......   Two cargo handling company employees who worked at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) each pleaded...