The Grand Watermelon Note Returns on a Replica Silver Bar

The Grand Watermelon Note Returns on a Replica Silver Bar

In the pantheon of American paper currency, the Treasury Note Series of 1890-1891 is not particularly memorable for its breathtaking designs and impressive artistry....
United States $10,000 Federal Reserve Note Realizes Record Price of $456,000

United States $10,000 Federal Reserve Note Realizes Record Price of $456,000

An extremely rare banknote certified by Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) realized a record-setting $456,000 in a sale presented by Heritage Auctions. Three other PMG-graded...

Central States Auctions Surpass $47 Million at Heritage

Fresh-to-market coins and historical rarities pushed Heritage Auctions' Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) event to $47,783,690 (USD) across several sales of U.S. coins and...

CoinWeek Podcast #156: Money & Race: An American Story

CoinWeek Podcast #156: Money & Race: An American Story Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to...
PCGS Banknote Grades Rare Series of 1880 “Black Back” $100 Silver Certificate

PCGS Banknote Grades Rare Series of 1880 “Black Back” $100 Silver Certificate

By Cory Williams for PCGS ......   Series 1880 “Black Back” $100 Silver Certificate, PCGS Choice Very Fine 35 PCGS recently graded an exemplary specimen of the...
Collect Historic Paper Money Designs in New Release From JM Bullion

Collect Historic Paper Money Designs in New Release From JM Bullion

There was a time and place in American history when American paper notes were small works of art carried around by average people in...
Stack's Bowers' March 2021 Auction: Lots You Need to Know

Nearly $28 Million in U.S. Coins, Paper Money Sold in Stack’s Bowers March Las...

Nearly $28 million in United States coins and paper money was sold in the Stack’s Bowers Galleries March 2021 Auction, held March 24-26 at the...
Unparalleled Solid Serial Numbers 9 to 1 Block Rollover Pack Pair in Stack's Bowers Las Vegas Currency Auction

Unparalleled Solid Serial Numbers 9 to 1 Block Rollover Pack Pair in Stack’s Bowers...

Las Vegas Auction Paper Money Highlights by Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Stack’s Bowers Galleries March United States currency auction will...

Important Collections of U.S. Coins, Paper Money Featured in Stack’s Bowers March 2021 Las...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is proud to announce their March 2021 Las Vegas Auction, the firm’s first Showcase event for Americana and United States coins and paper...

CoinWeek Podcast #153: Collecting Currency with Arthur Friedberg

CoinWeek Podcast #153: Collecting Currency with Arthur Friedberg Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek...

Sensational Pennsylvania First Charter $50 National Banknote in Stack’s Bowers March Auction

By Christopher Dahncke - Currency Auction Associate, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   The Stack's Bowers Galleries March 2021 Las Vegas sale features an exciting array of...

Collecting $2 Bills Dated From 1862 to the Present

The $2 bill has never been very widely accepted by the American public, nor as widely collected as other denominations   By Bullion Shark LLC ......   When...

Heritage Relocates April CSNS Auctions to Dallas

U.S. Coins and Currency auctions stay on schedule, April 21-27   Heritage Auctions will hold its official U.S. Coins and U.S. Currency auctions April 21-27 as...

Obsolete US Currency Highlights: Polar Air and Polar Bear Notes

Polar Bear Notes by Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Obsolete currency collectors are often drawn to notes with visually striking and...
Scarce “Triple Sig” Series 1882 $50 Gold Certificate Found in Old Book - PCGS Banknote

Scarce “Triple Sig” Series 1882 $50 Gold Certificate Found in Old Book

1882 $50 Gold Certificate, PCGS Very Fine 30   By Cory Williams for PCGS ......   Recently, PCGS Banknote had this beautiful Gold Certificate come through the grading...

Bipartisan Push to Get Treasury to Move Quickly on Tubman $20

By CoinWeek News Staff .....   On Tuesday, February 9, United States Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Ben Sasse (R-NE) wrote a bipartisan letter to newly...

Stack’s Bowers March Auction to be Held in Las Vegas

Stack’s Bowers Galleries’ March 2021 Auction has been relocated and will now be held in Las Vegas, March 23-26 at the Bellagio Hotel and...
Heritage Auctions World Record Events Achieve $90.68 Million

Heritage Auctions World Record Events Achieve $90.68 Million

World’s most valuable gold coin sells for $9.36 million; five U.S. coins bring more than $2 million each Jan. 21-25   Longtime collectors said goodbye to...

Harriet Tubman $20 Bill Back on Track Under Biden Administration

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   After four years of delay under the previous administration, President Joseph R. Biden's Treasury Department is set to resume plans...
Stack's Bowers Offers Baby Watermelon 1890 $100 Treasury Note From Karelian Collection

Stack’s Bowers Offers Baby Watermelon 1890 $100 Treasury Note From Karelian Collection

By Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   The March U.S. Currency Auction from Stack’s Bowers Galleries will feature selections from the Karelian...

Nearly $400,000 For Del Monte-Stickered $20 Bill Sets World Record at Heritage Auction

Collectors broke out into a bidding war the evening of January 22 and pushed the auction price of a $20 bill featuring a Del...
Heritage Offers a Western Gentleman's Collection of Obsolete Banknotes

Heritage Offers a Western Gentleman’s Collection of Obsolete Banknotes

Heritage Currency is presenting A Western Gentleman's Collection of Obsolete Banknotes, open for bidding now and culminating with a live bidding session at 7...
Choice Unc. Spread Eagle 1863 $100 Legal Tender Note From Karelian Collection. Images courtesy Stack's Bowers Auctions

Choice Unc. Spread Eagle 1863 $100 Legal Tender Note From Karelian Collection

By Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Stack’s Bowers Galleries’ March 2021 United States Currency auction will feature select offerings from the...

CoinWeek Podcast #146: Harriet Tubman Considered

CoinWeek Podcast #146: Harriet Tubman Considered After a year-long public campaign to redesign the $20 bill, Obama Treasury Secretary Jack Lew announced that a portrait...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries Auctions 9 of Top 10 United States Banknotes in 2020

Stack’s Bowers Galleries auctioned nine of the top 10 highest-priced examples of US paper money to cross the block in 2020, extending a trend...

Silver Certificates: Why Were They Issued and How Much Are They Worth?

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   United States silver certificates are probably the most popular and widely collected type of U.S. paper currency. This is because...

PMG Certifies Famous “Del Monte” $20 Error Note Offered by Heritage

Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) has certified the famous “Del Monte” error note – a 1996 $20 Federal Reserve Note printed over a Del Monte...
Rare “Open Back” 1891 $100 Treasury Note in Stack's Bowers Galleries March 2021 Auction

Rare Treasury Notes From Karelian Collection at Stack’s Bowers March Auction

By Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Extremely Rare Rosecrans Nebeker 1891 $50 Treasury Note The Stack’s Bowers Galleries March 2021 United States...

PMG Certifies World’s Greatest Collection of National Bank Notes

Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) has announced that it recently certified the extraordinary collection of National Bank Notes assembled by Andrew Shiva, one of the...

Heritage Offering Part 1 of the Conway Collection of Error Notes

Heritage is honored to offer The Conway Collection of Error Notes, Part I, closing on December 30. This featured monthly collection is nothing short of...