MA-Shops: Denarius – New World Coin & Banknote Offers From Norway

MA-Shops gives a warm welcome to Denarius By MA-Shops.com ......   A Norwegian 1917 2 øre and 1670 King Frederik III funeral commemorative coin, both beautiful items,...

MA-Shops: The Diverse Iconography of Banknotes

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   My previous story was about some specific banknotes from the Netherlands. Today I want to...

Paper Money – What Are The World’s 15 Highest Denominations Ranked...

Paper Money Denominations Updated by Coinweek Staff July 24, 2018 ....... Ever wonder what the highest-denomination paper money banknotes are in the world’s top-producing nations based...

Counterfeit Banknotes – The Story of Czeslaw Bojarski

Counterfeit Banknotes - By Paper Money Guaranty Staff ........ One of the most successful makers of counterfeit banknotes of the 20th century was Czeslaw Bojarski and...

Heritage Hong Kong Auction of World, Ancient Coins and World...

94% sell-through rate produces third-highest total for any Heritage Hong Kong auction Led by strong bidding across the board, especially for Chinese coins and currency,...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Presents the August 2018 Hong Kong Auction

Stack's Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce details of their upcoming Hong Kong Auction of Chinese and Asian coins and currency, to be...

South Africa Releases Designs for Coins, Currency Commemorating Nelson Mandela

By South African Reserve Bank ......   The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) will be launching its first commemorative banknote series, in celebration of the first...

Heritage Curator Picks: Asian Coins & Currency From June Hong Kong...

Heritage Auctions is the official auctioneer for the upcoming June 28-29 Hong Kong International Numismatic Fair (HKINF). So in preparation for the auction of...

Robert J. Bauman Collection of Argentinian Paper Money, Pt. 1 at...

By Aris Maragoudakis - Director of World Currency Auctions, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   At our upcoming World Paper Money Auction at the ANA World’s Fair...

Ultra-Rare 1860 Commercial Bank 1 Dollar at Stack’s Bowers World Paper...

By Aris Maragoudakis - Director of World Paper Money Auction, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   In Stack's Bowers upcoming World Paper Money Auction at the ANA...

Asian Monetary History at Heritage Hong Kong World Currency Auction

A diverse selection of over 700 world currency banknotes from China and other parts of Asia will be featured in Heritage Auctions' Hong Kong World...

Russia Commemorates 2018 World Cup with Country’s 1st Polymer Banknote

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   On Tuesday, May 22, the Central Bank of Russia unveiled a new 100-ruble commemorative FIFA banknote celebrating the 2018  World...

World Paper Money: The Clara Schumann German Mark

During the 1980s, the Deutsche Bundesbank issued a new series of banknotes, which included famous German artists and scientists as a way to honor...

World Paper Money – South Africa Treasures in Stack’s Bowers Collectors...

By Aris Maragoudakis - Director of World Currency Auctions, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   In our May Collectors Choice Sale closing live at StacksBowers.com on May...

Paper Money of Belgium in Stack’s Bowers May Collector’s Choice Sale

By Aris Maragoudakis - Director of World Currency Auctions, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Our May Collector’s Choice World Paper Money Sale is currently available online....

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...

World Paper Money – Nobel Prize Winners on Banknotes

Norway, Ireland, Poland and Sweden are just a few examples of countries who have placed the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature on...

CoinWeek News Wire for April 20, 2018: The Doctor Will See...

Coinweek News Wire for April 20, 2018 .... Current Events 1.) Should the U.S. Retire the Penny and Nickel? It’s true that it costs more to mint these two...

CoinWeek News Wire for April 13, 2018: Heists, Fakes, and Fraud

Coinweek News Wire for April 13, 2018 .... In Memoriam 1.) Walter Ray Lockwood, 1939-2018 Walter Ray Lockwood (member 1256) passed away early morning Tuesday, April 3. He was...

World Record for Tibetan Coins at Spink Hong Kong Coin Auction

Spink held a recent two-day sale April 4-5 at their Sheung Wan Galleries in Hong Kong. The sale was well-attended and contained many world-class...

CoinWeek News Wire for April 6, 2018: Twit on Bitcoin, Fake...

Coinweek News Wire for April 6, 2018 ....   Current Events 1.) Filipinos Not Happy With New Coin Designs Even with this breakdown, it’s obvious that it’s not going to...

Welcome to the Stack’s Bowers April Hong Kong Auction

By Richard Ponterio - Executive Vice President, Stack's Bowers and Ponterio Hong Kong Auction ......   Welcome to the Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio April 2018 Hong...

CoinWeek News Wire for March 26, 2018 – Woman, Bitcoin and...

Coinweek News Wire for March 26, 2018 ....   News Wire Current Events 1.) Lawmakers Push to Put Women on Quarters In a program that would mimic the ongoing commemorative...

World Coin News – Bank of Ukraine to Replace Old Banknotes...

By National Bank of Ukraine ......   The National Bank of Ukraine, in accordance with the policy of optimizing the cash circulation of Ukraine, presents new...

CoinWeek News Wire for March 16, 2018: Crypto Ban Hammer, 1K...

By Coinweek News Wire for March 16, 2018 ....   Current Events 1.) No plans to scrap 1p and 2p coins, Downing Street says The government is not planning...

CoinWeek News Wire for March 9, 2018: Crypto Commem, A Fool...

By Coinweek Coin News Wire ....   Coin News Wire for March 9, 2018 Current Events 1.) How to Enter the Illinois Bicentennial Coin Design Contest Illinois Treasurer Michael Frerichs...

New $10 Canadian Banknote Featuring Viola Desmond Unveiled on International Women’s...

By Bank of Canada ......   Finance Minister Bill Morneau and Bank of Canada Governor Stephen S. Poloz yesterday unveiled the new $10 bank note featuring...

CoinWeek News Wire for March 2, 2018: Elon Musk Cryptoking? Gold...

By Coinweek Coin News Wire ....   Coin News Wire for March 2, 2018 Current Events 1.) New Jim Thorpe one-dollar coins selling out fast The people of Jim Thorpe...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Presents April 2018 Hong Kong Paper Money Auction

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio is proud to announce their April 2018 Hong Kong Paper Money Auction. It presents a very diverse auction and the...

Legal Tender Status of Older Canadian Bank Notes to Change

By Bank of Canada ......   In the 2018 budget, the Government of Canada announced that it will ask for the power to be able to...