First Read: Whitman Encyclopedia of Mexican Money, Volume 2: Modern Coins...

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature....   In 2014, Whitman published the Whitman Encyclopedia of Mexican...

Eight Years After Seizure, Feds to Return Liberty Dollars to Owners

CoinWeek Staff Reports....   Millions of dollars worth of property seized in 2007 to be returned at some point in the near future... On August 14, 2015,...

Eisenhower Coin & Chronicles Set Available Today – Update ….SOLD OUT

2015 Coin & Chronicles Set - Dwight D. Eisenhower By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Sales for the 2015 Dwight D. Eisenhower Coin and Chronicles Set...

Market Report with Jeff Garrett – 2015 ANA World’s Fair Of...

By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ...... There is considerable buzz on the bourse floor as the ANA World's Fair of Money is...

Live, Nationwide YN Auction Online September 19

For the first time in its history, the American Numismatic Association (ANA) will be hosting a live, nationwide YN Auction online. The auction will...

Smithsonian Celebrates Opening of New National Numismatic Collection Exhibit

By Harvey Stack and Charles Morgan for CoinWeek....   AN EXHIBIT TO BE REMEMBERED On July 15, 2015 the National Numismatic Collection was returned to the displays at...

Early American Coppers: Tribute to Coin Collector Dan Holmes – Video:...

One of the most well-liked members of the Early American Coppers (EAC) group was not able to attend this year’s convention in Irving, Texas....

First Read: Mexican Beauty: Un Peso Caballito

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature.... Essay by Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.... Mexican...

Government’s Case to Confiscate Langbord-Switt 1933 Double Eagles Crumbles

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   Three-judge ruling in Langbord et al v. U.S. Department of the Treasury et al puts renewed spotlight on 10...

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series: The Widow’s Mite

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek ....   And there came a certain poor widow, and she threw in two mites, which make a farthing. And He called...

The History of the First Third-Party Coin Grading Service, Part Two

By Tom DeLorey for CoinWeek ....   Click here for Part One. After calling to let me know that he was coming to Sidney, Ohio to meet...

The History of the First Third-Party Coin Grading Service – ANACS

By Tom DeLorey for CoinWeek.com ....   Many collectors nowadays are afraid to buy any coin not already graded and encapsulated by a third-party grading service...

Numismatic Quick Hits: 1804 Dollar Presentation + Mt.Gox No More +...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   CoinWeek Gets Exclusive Rights to Film 1804 Dollar Presentation As reported last week, author and researcher Mark Ferguson will...

BITCOIN VS. GOVERNMENT-ISSUED FIAT MONEY

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   Many freedom-oriented people are skeptical about long-term prospects for the U.S. dollar and other fiat currencies, which means they...

ANA Elections 2013: Board of Governors Candidate Laura Sperber

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   This is the fifth in a series of journals that we’re preparing in the lead-up to...

SILVER 101/SCROUNGING AND SCUFFLING

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   The recent plunge in silver spot prices motivated a large number of buyers to search for physical product. There...

Legend-Morphy Auction Report: Las Vegas – April 11, 2013

Julie Abrams - President, Legend-Morphy Auctions Interviewer: David Lisot for CoinWeek ......   Legend Morphy is a boutique auction firm that holds sales in conjunction with the...

Numismatic Housekeeping

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   From time to time, we find ourselves revisiting articles we’ve published to add in that one...

MEET THE 2012 NUMISMATIST OF THE YEAR

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .......   He's one of those semi-familiar names who has accomplished as much or more in his field than others with...

2012 Colorized Australian Dragons To Be Issued as Proof Coins for...

By Louis Golino for Coin Week .....   On Monday, October 3, I spoke with a representative of Talisman Coins, which is the authorized U.S. distributor...

Paul Fraser’s Top Five…Spectacular and Unique Rare Coin Sales

By Paul Fraser Collectibles ......   If you ever have only one penny to your name, make sure it is one of these fantastic coins... How many...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The June 2011 Baltimore Auction, part...

News and Analysis of scarce coins, markets, and the collecting community #57 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds   In my columns of April 6 and of...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The Ten Leading Topics of 2010

News and Analysis on scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #33 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds This is my last column...