Krause Publications Announces 2015 Coin of the Year Nominees

Krause Publications Announces 2015 Coin of the Year Nominees Krause Publications, a leading producer of coin and paper money books, magazines, events and...

The Coin Analyst: Jackie Kennedy Gold Coin Mintage Announced and Spouse...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek.... Jacqueline Kennedy Coin Mintage On October 16 the U.S. Mint issued a news release to numismatic editors and writers regarding the...

NGC Grades Special Release 2015 U.S. Marshals Service Commemorative Coins

NGC offers collectors a first look at three of 2015's U.S. Commemorative coins... Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has graded two sets of 2015 US Marshals...

The Coin Analyst: U.S. Mint News Update for October

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek... U.S. Mint News in October: A busy month... Silver Eagle rationing? Last week the U.S. Mint sold 2.742 million American silver...

Tuvalu and the Perth Mint: World Coins from an Island Nation

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   At first glance, it seems strange that a country like Tuvalu issues world-class commemorative and bullion coins....

Kennedy Half Dollar 50th Anniversary Set Revealed

The United States Mint has revealed the first images of the 2014 Kennedy 50th Anniversary Silver Half-Dollar Coin Collection. The four coin set will...

First Read: 100 Greatest U.S. Modern Coins, Third Edition

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature… Essay by Louis Golino for CoinWeek.... 100 Greatest U.S. Modern...

Commemorative Stories: The 1983-84 LA Olympics Coins – Part IV

By David Provost for CoinWeek.... Previous installments of this article can be found here: Part I, Part II, Part III. The third session of the House hearings...

U.S. Mint: 2016 Fort Moultrie National Park Coin Design Candidates

Michael White from the United States Mint's Office of Corporate Communications forwarded to CoinWeek the following design candidates for the 2016 Fort Moultrie America the Beautiful...

U.S. Mint Reveals 2016 Harpers Ferry National Park Quarter Coin Design...

Michael White from the United States Mint's Office of Corporate Communications forwarded to CoinWeek the following design candidates for the 2016 Harpers Ferry America the Beautiful...

National Park Quarter U.S. Mint Coin Design Candidates – 2016 Theodore...

Michael White from the United States Mint's Office of Corporate Communications forwarded to CoinWeek the following design candidates for the 2016 Theodore Roosevelt America the Beautiful...

U.S. Mint Reveals 2016 Cumberland Gap National Park Quarter Design Candidates

Michael White from the United States Mint's Office of Corporate Communications forwarded to CoinWeek the following design candidates for the 2016 Cumberland Gap America the Beautiful...

U.S. Mint Reveals 2016 Shawnee National Park Quarter Design Candidates

Michael White from the United States Mint's Office of Corporate Communications forwarded to CoinWeek the following design candidates for the 2016 Shawnee America the Beautiful...

U.S. Mint News: Patricia Nixon Gold First Spouse Coin Designs

Michael White from the United States Mint's Office of Corporate Communications forwarded CoinWeek the following design candidates for the Patricia Nixon First Spouse Gold Bullion...

U.S. Mint News: Lady Bird Johnson Gold First Spouse Coin Designs

Michael White from the United States Mint's Office of Corporate Communications forwarded CoinWeek the following design candidates for the Lady Bird Johnson First Spouse Gold...

U.S. Mint News: Jacqueline Kennedy Gold First Spouse Coin Designs

Michael White from the United States Mint's Office of Corporate Communications forwarded CoinWeek the following design candidates for the Jacqueline Kennedy First Spouse Gold Bullion...

U.S. Mint News: Mamie Eisenhower Gold First Spouse Coin Designs

Michael White from the United States Mint’s Office of Corporate Communications forwarded CoinWeek the following design candidates for the Mamie Eisenhower First Spouse Gold Bullion...

U.S. Mint News: Bess Truman Gold First Spouse Coin Design

Michael White from the United States Mint's Office of Corporate Communications forwarded to CoinWeek the following design candidates for the Bess Truman First Spouse...

Commemorative Stories: The 1983-84 LA Olympics Coins – Part III

By David Provost for CoinWeek.... Parts I and II of this article can be found here: Part I and Part II.   The original bill calling for commemorative coins...

Newest Austrian Mint Wildlife Coin Unveiled: The Wild Boar

The Second Austrian Mint Wildlife in Our Sights Coin design has been revealed... Chubby with a knowing grin, the Wild Boar looks out at you...

The U.S. Mint to Release Great Sand Dunes 5 Ounce Silver...

CoinWeek Staff Reports.... At noon Eastern today, the United States Mint will accept orders for the 2014 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin...

The Real Diehl: Let’s Get Real About the Issue of First...

The Real Diehl is a regularly-appearing column by former United States Mint Director Philip N. Diehl, exclusively for CoinWeek ……….. Are There Really “First Strikes”, “ Releases”, and...

Art Inspired by America’s First People a Perfect Fit for the...

by Marty Menz - Gainesville Coins The Next Era of U.S. Coinage would benefit from a return to the continent's roots... Native Americans have a rich...

The Coin Analyst: U.S. Mint News Update for September

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek....   No JFK silver sets in Baltimore In the aftermath of the chaotic events surrounding the release of the JFK gold half...

The Royal Mint introduces its 2014 Britannia Proof Collection

The 2014 Britannia Proof Collection… and the United Kingdom’s smallest coin The changing face of Britain as personified by the figure of Britannia is captured...

The Kennedy Gold Proof Launch and the Modern Coin Market

By Charles Morgan, Scott Purvis, and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   In a hobby already prone to hyperbole, the recent release of the Kennedy Gold Proof inspired...

The Coin Analyst: Are Coin Show Releases Good for Numismatics?

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ............   As the dust settles on the largest and most important coin show of the year, the American Numismatic Association's...

First Coins Sell for $5,000 a Piece: Gold Kennedy Coin is...

CoinWeek Staff Report from the World's Fair of Money.... Nick Yadgarov of Los Angeles, California made a tidy profit for spending a summer's night camped...

CoinWeek Article Leads to the Discovery of Previously Unknown 1942-1946 Double...

A coin dealer's article on Double Mint Sets leads to the discovery of 1942-1946 Double Mint Sets... By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek...

U.S. Mint Offers First Look at 2015 America the Beautiful Quarters®...

2015 America the Beautiful Quarter Designs Unveiled.... The United States Mint has forwarded to CoinWeek the five designs that have been selected to represent the...