Spectrum Numismatics Buys $1000 “Grand Watermelon” for $1.527 Million in Heritage...

Michael Sadler, Auctioneer, Heritage Auctions, Peter Treglia, Currency Director, Spectrum Numismatics Another auction record was set with the million dollar sale of one of the...

Women on 20s Announces Harriet Tubman as Winner of Online Poll

By Women on 20s ....   Historic Campaign Submitted Petition to the White House May 12 After two months and an election in which more than 600,000...

Over $33 Million Sells in Heritage Central States Auctions

The Heritage Auctions Central States sales are complete, and the results are in. Overall, more than $33.3 million in rare coins and currency changed...

Saudi Arabia Issues Its First Polymer Banknote

By CCL Security .....   The Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority has issued the Kingdom’s first polymer banknote. The new 5 Riyal banknote uses Guardian™ polymer substrate by...

Historic Australian Banknotes Collection at Heritage Long Beach Currency Auction

Doctors’ collection of 158 Banknotes, including rare 10 Shillings Presentation Note The finest graded group of Australian currency banknotes ever brought to auction will be...

Court Denies Appeal to Remove “In God We Trust” From Currency

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On May 31, the United States Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago ruled against a man suing to...

World Paper Money – Euro Banknote Counterfeiting Remains Low 2nd Half...

By European Central Bank ......   363,000 counterfeit euro banknotes were withdrawn from circulation in the second half of 2017 Around 85% of the counterfeits...

Freedom-Oriented U.S. Coins And Notes

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   Here's a short but focused area of U.S. Numismatics: Coins and notes with a strong message of freedom and...

Stack’s Bowers ANA 2019 Ancient, World Coin and World Paper Money...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is excited to announce the results of their August 2019 Ancient and World Coin and World Paper Money auctions held in...

CoinWeek Podcast #76: Frederick Bart Discusses New $1 Error Note –...

CoinWeek Podcast #76: Frederick Bart Discusses New $1 Error Note - Audio Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe...

1891 $1,000 Treasury note achieves $2.5m auction record at Heritage

The unique 1891 $1,000 Treasury note is now the most valuable US banknote The only known example of the 1891 $1,000 Treasury note in private...

NGC, NCS and PMG Attending Torex Coin Show in Toronto, Canada

Representatives from NGC, NCS, and PMG will answer questions about the companies’ services, benefits and procedures at TOREX   Numismatic Guaranty Corporation , Numismatic Conservation Services...

World Paper Money Auction – Vietnamese Banknotes to Sell at Spink

On August 17-18, Spink's Hong Kong-based office will hold a fantastic sale spanning the length and breadth of numismatic material from all over Asia....

Bank of Canada Gives Award to RCMP’s Counterfeit Enforcement Team

By Bank of Canada ......   L to R: Richard Wall, Managing Director of Currency Department; Sgt. Marco Roy and Cpl. Vincent Roy, officers, RCMP-C Division;...

Andrew A. Shiva – Paper Money Collector and Professor of Forensic...

Andrew A. Shiva Paper Money Collector and Professor of Forensic Psychology Interviewer: David Lisot Andrew Shiva has assembled one of the most comprehensive and extraordinary collections of...

Finest Known $100 “Watermelon” Note Featured in Stack’s Bowers March Baltimore...

By Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   The finest known Fr. 377 1890 $100 Treasury Note will be offered in the Stack’s Bowers...

CoinWeek News Wire for August 19, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for August 19, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Gold Is Hot This Year. So Are Fakes “If we sit and wait around for...

CoinWeek News Wire for June 10, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for June 10, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Found a rare coin? Beware, it could be a fake At a metal-detecting rally in...

United States Paper Money Market at Long Beach

June 2011 Long Beach Expo Sergio Sanchez comments on the state of the market in high quality paper money. How to learn about paper money...

Rare Bank of Germantown “Polar Bear” Note in March Stack’s Bowers...

By Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   A rare obsolete banknote featuring one of the most iconic vignettes in American currency will be...

World Currency – New Australian $5 Banknotes Induce Spew of Negative...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   “Vomit-like” “Clown puke” These are just two of the appalling adjectives being thrown up at the colorful new 2016 Australian $5...

PCGS Currency Certifies Inscribed Titanic Survivor’s Note

(Peoria, Illinois) -- The 1899 $1 Silver Certificate a survivor of the S.S. Titanic had in his pocket a century ago when he was...

Palestine Currency Board Notes Top Rosenblum Auction 44B

This may be the smallest auction William Rosenblum has held in more than 20 years, with just over 635 Lots, but it is probably...

Sedwick’s Treasure Auction 23 to Feature NGC-Graded Coins, PMG-Graded Notes

A wide variety of treasure, coin rarities and paper money, both NGC-graded coins and PMG-graded notes, are set to draw heavy bidding during Daniel...

India Introduces 50 and 200 Rupee Banknotes in New Mahatma Gandhi...

By Reserve Bank of India ....   The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued ₹ 50 denomination banknotes in the Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series, bearing...

World Money – New Swedish Banknotes and Coins Introduced

By Sveriges Riksbank ......   On October 3, 2016, the new 100- and 500-krona banknotes--together with new 1-, 2- and 5-krona coins--were introduced. This means that...

World Paper Money – Bank of Ukraine Issues New 500 Hryvnia...

By National Bank of Ukraine ....   On Monday, April 11, the National Bank of Ukraine issued an updated 500 UAH banknote. The National Bank of Ukraine's...

Highlight Results from the Kagin’s 2017 ANA Money Show Auction

By CoinWeek ....   Beyond the usual announcements, exhibits and news coming from the show, the recently concluded 2017 ANA National Money Show in Orlando, Florida...

Two High Denomination Notes Highlight Stack’s Bowers US Currency Auction

By CoinWeek ....   Stack's Bowers, the Official Auctioneer of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo in Baltimore, is dedicating two sessions of its auction to...

Bank of England Invites British Public to Nominate Artist for New...

By The Bank of England....   At an event at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London today, the Governor of the Bank of England, Mark...