Dollar Coin Alliance Supports McCain, Enzi Proposal to Replace $1 Bill...

By Dollar Coin Alliance.... The Dollar Coin Alliance strongly supports the introduction of the Unified Savings and Accountability Act (USA Act). This legislation, introduced Tuesday...

Royal Mint Announces Positive Financial Results for 2014-15

The Royal Mint Limited has today announced its annual results for 2014-2015, reflecting the fact that Britain’s oldest manufacturer has enjoyed a successful year,...

CCAC Public Meeting Scheduled for August 10, 2015

Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135(b)(8)(C), the United States Mint announces the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) public meeting scheduled for...

U.S. Mint Unveils 2016 America the Beautiful Quarter Designs

The United States Mint today announced the five new reverse designs that will appear on the 2016 coins in the America the Beautiful Quarters®...

U.S. Mint to Release American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin July...

The United States Mint will open sales for the 2015 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin (product code UH8) on July 30 at noon...

United States 2015 Lyndon B. Johnson $1 Coin

Description: The Presidential Dollar Coin Act (Public Law 109-145) was passed into law on December 22, 2005. The Act compelled the Secretary of the Treasury...

From Outbreak to Armistice, the Royal Mint Continues to Commemorate First...

As the world continues to remember the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, The Royal Mint has honoured one of the...

Royal Mint Unveils New Britannia Proof Collection

The Royal Mint has launched its new Britannia 2015 Proof Coin Collection in fine gold and fine silver including individual coins such as the...

United States 2015 High Relief 24K Gold Coin

Description: On July 30, 2015, the United States Mint will issue a 1 ounce .9999 gold coin struck in high relief and bearing the notional...

Chinese Pandas: They’re So Cute!

Posted by Peter Anthony for the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ..... 1983 is considered the key date in the 1/20-ounce "Baby" Panda Gold Coin series. As I stood and...

2015 Presidential $1 Coin Uncirculated Set™ on Sale July 21

The 2015 United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin Uncirculated Set (product code XE9) will be available for purchase starting on July 21 at noon...

United States 2015 Jacqueline Kennedy $10 Gold Coin

Description: On June 25, 2015, the United States Mint issued the 2015 Jacqueline Kennedy First Spouse 1/2 oz $10 Gold Coin. The coin is struck...

Boys Town Centennial Commemorative Coin Act Passes Congress (UPDATE July 6,...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   UPDATE, 7-6-2015: On July 6, President Barack Obama signed the Boys Town Centennial Commemorative Coin Act into law. Original article...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Don Everhart

Don Everhart joined the United States Mint as a sculptor-engraver in January 2004. Everhart graduated from Kutztown State University in 1972 with a Bachelors in...

Texas Western College Basketball Championship 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act Introduced

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On Thursday, June 25, U.S. Representative Beto O’Rourke (D-TX16) introduced a bill (H.R. 2906) to honor the 50th anniversary...

U.S. Mint Explains Itself as Truman Coin & Chronicles Set Sells...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   At noon Eastern Standard Time on Tuesday, June 30, the 2015 Harry S. Truman Coin & Chronicles Set (product...

The 2016 American Silver Eagle: A Modest Proposal

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   2016 marks the 30th anniversary of the American Silver Eagle bullion coin program, and I’m sure the...

CoinWeek Video Flashback (2013) – John Maben on Selling on eBay...

While combing through the CoinWeek video archives, we found two unpublished video segments from 2013 featuring former Modern Coin Mart head John Maben. Listen...

Commemorative Gold Coins Revive Classic Designs of 1916 U.S. Coinage

The Coin Analyst - CoinWeek.com Three beloved classic American coin designs from years past will be returning in 2016 as 24-karat gold commemorative coins. The...

QA Check Coin Stickering Service Reports Initial Results. Video: 3:18.

Collectibles Quality Assurance Company, LLC President James Sego talks about the roll-out of QA Check, how it's being accepted by collectors and dealers in this...

Royal Canadian Mint 25-Cent Circulation Coin Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Canadian...

As Canadians far and wide prepare to celebrate Canada Day, the Royal Canadian Mint has issued a new 25-cent circulation coin commemorating the 50th...

Royal Canadian Mint Honors 400th Anniversary of French Explorers in Ontario...

Four hundred years after French explorers led by Samuel de Champlain explored the territory that would become present-day Ontario, the Royal Canadian Mint has...

Bipartisan Bill to Mark 50th Anniversary Moon Landing with Apollo 11...

By U.S. House of Representatives....   U.S. Representatives Bill Posey (R-FL8), Frederica Wilson (D-FL24), John Culberson (R-TX7), Gene Green (D-TX29) and Rod Blum (R-IA1) introduced legislation...

Dave Harper Discusses the Demise of Circulation Finds. Video: 7:28.

Numismatic News Editor Dave Harper discusses the increasing difficulty collectors will have finding valuable coins in pocket change. Copyright © CoinWeek June 2015 COINWeek is the most advanced independent on-line media source...

2015 U.S. Mint Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set Available June 16

Sales will open for the 2015 United States Mint Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set (product code XA7) on June 16 at noon Eastern Daylight...

Collecting the Coins of Austria: Arstetten Castle | Schloß Arstetten (2004)

Artstetten Castle traces its origins back to the 13th century. Over the years, numerous families have resided at the estate, renovating the castle to...

The Artwork of Medallic Sculptor Marcel Jovine – VIDEO: 6:16.

Numismatist Ray Herz offers this fascinating look at the career of medallic sculptor Marcel Jovine. Marcel Jovine's work has appeared on numerous public and private pieces, including...

Ron Drzewucki’s Grading Coins: Franklin Half Dollars

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   In this installment of Grading Coins, I’m going to talk about the popular Franklin half dollar series. The...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: John Flanagan

The Washington quarter's iconic Houdin-inspired portrait of America's first president was the work of sculptor John Flanagan. While Flanagan's quarter design was his only...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Joel Iskowitz

CoinWeek Podcast #42: Coin Designer Joel Iskowitz on the State of Modern Coins Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or...