ANS Launches Online Catalog with Egyptian National Library

The American Numismatic Society (ANS) is pleased to announce, in collaboration with Dr. Jere Bacharach, Department of History at the University of Washington, and...

Trio of NGC-Certified Coins Break $1 Million Each at FUN

Three rare coins certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) each broke US$1 million at last week’s Heritage Auctions’ FUN Show sale. The elusive 1787...

2016 American Liberty Silver Medals Available August 23

The United States Mint will open sales of the 2016 American Liberty Silver Medals on August 23 at noon Eastern Time (ET). The one-ounce silver...

Perth Mint: Million Dollar Kimberley Coin Sold in Record Time

Following the launch of the world-exclusive Kimberley Treasure coin, the Perth Mint has sold the spectacular masterpiece to an international buyer within just 48...

Muriel Eymery to Join Spink USA

Founded in 1666, this is Spink’s 350th year of being a business famed for its reputation of outstanding service in the collectibles world. Amongst...

U.S. Mint Launches America the Beautiful Quarters Program Coin Honoring Theodore...

The United States Mint joined the National Park Service (NPS) today to celebrate the release of the America the Beautiful Quarters Program coin honoring...

CoinWeek Weekly Coin & Currency News Roundup – March 27, 2016

By Coinweek ....   Another week has passed so it's time once again for the CoinWeek Weekly Coin and Currency News Roundup. Here we catch up...

Pan-Pac Expo Treasures Highlight $6.5+ Million Summer FUN Results

Two Panama-Pacific International Exposition $50 commemorative gold coins, one round and one octagonal, topped the results as Heritage's July 7-10 Summer FUN auction raised...

TJ Coins Wins Free Table at PAN Spring Coin Show

By Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists....   Ohio coin dealer Tom Priebe of TJ Coins won a free table for the next PAN Coin Show, to be...

American Silver Eagle Year-End Market Wrap-Up: The 1980s

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   With a month to go before the year’s end, we enter the close of the production year...

Strange $180k Theft from Royal Canadian Mint

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   The Royal Canadian Mint (RCM) is alleging that one of its former employees gradually smuggled $180,000 CAD (approximately...

Canadian Coins Advanced $1 AND $2 Design Win BEST NEW COIN...

The Royal Canadian Mint overcame strong competition today from Britain’s Royal Mint and the Mint of Finland to win the inaugural Best New Coin...

Royal Mint UK Issues Battle of Hastings Commemorative Coin into Circulation

The Battle of Hastings 1066 – it’s when William the Conqueror beat King Harold to change the timeline of Britain forever, and the date...

Modern Coin News – Are You Ready for Some Football… Coins?

By CoinWeek Staff Reports .....   Earlier this week, ModernCoinMart announced the launch of a new two-coin commemorative program honoring the sport of American football. One,...

CoinWeek IQ: How Major Mint Error Coins Escape the Mint –...

CoinWeek IQ: Analysis and Insights from the editors of CoinWeek.com. 2016 Farran Zerbe Award winner Mark Lighterman answers the question: How do major error coins...

U.S. Mint Releases “How Coins are Made…For Kids!” Video

On Tuesday, March 22, the United States Mint today released its latest educational video, "How Coins Are Made...For Kids!" on the organization's YouTube channel. The...

Legend Numismatics Rare Coin Market Report – Las Vegas PCGS Invitational...

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ....   THE SHOW We never can say enough great things about the PCGS Invitationals in Las Vegas. They are by far the...

Latvian Bank Issues “National Entrepreneur” 5 Euro Silver Coin

By Bank of Latvia ....   On Tuesday, 13 September, the Bank of Latvia (Latvijas Banka) is issuing a five-euro silver collector coin called "National Entrepreneur"....

September Spike in Silver, Gold Demand at Perth Mint

By CoinWeek News Staff....   Demand for silver and gold at the Perth Mint spiked dramatically last month, with the total number of ounces sold reaching...

Mike Markowitz: Ancient Coins for Beginners at Whitman Baltimore Coin Expo

By CoinWeek....   If you've ever been fascinated by the rich glamour and history of the ancient world but have yet to make the jump into...

2016 American Eagle One Ounce Silver Proof Coin Avail. Sept. 16

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2016 American Eagle Silver Proof Coin (product code 16EA) on September 16 at noon...

Order Limit Lifted on Reagan Coin & Chronicles Set

The United States Mint has lifted the household order limit on the 2016 Coin and Chronicles Set-Ronald Reagan (product code 16PA). The 2016 Coin and...

Pricing for 2015 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin Announced

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   In a notice dated July 13, the United States Mint has established pricing for the upcoming 2015 American Liberty...

Kagin’s Named Official Auctioneer 2017 Orlando National Money Show

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) is proud to announce that Kagin’s, Inc. will serve as the Official Auctioneer for the 2017 National Money Show...

Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Meets Oct. 7-8

The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a two-day public meeting starting 10:30 a.m. (ET) Wednesday, October 7, 2015, and continuing at 9...

PCGS Giving Away 30 Morgan Dollars in 30 Days

Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) is turning 30, and as part of the celebration PCGS will be giving away 30 Morgan silver dollars over...

Russia Furthers Crimea Claim with New 100 Ruble Banknote

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   On Wednesday, December 23, the Central Bank of Russia released a new 100-ruble banknote commemorating the annexation...

Bill Proposes Commemorative Coins Honoring Space Shuttle Challenger, Teacher McAuliffe

By Office of Sen. Kelly Ayotte .....   U.S. Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) recently introduced legislation that would require the United States...

Spink Helps People Delve Deep for Charity Banknote Auction

On Monday, October 3, many witnessed a wonderful sight in Spink's London auction room; an entirely non-profit auction of the brand-new Bank of England...

APMEX Climbing to Apex of Internet Success

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek ......   Internet bullion coin giant American Precious Metals Exchange, more widely known as APMEX, has good reason to celebrate these...