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 November 17, 2017: Fountains of Ruin, Blockchain...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for November 17, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Boise’s Assay Office played an important role for the whole nation Between 1861 and 1866,...

Rare Canadian Bank Note Errors Up For Auction

A major Canadian error bank note collection will hit the auction block at the Geoffrey Bell Auction May 31-June 1,) 2012 at the Toronto...

CoinWeek News Wire for November 11, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for November 11, 2016 Current Events 1.) Some Central Florida toll booths not registering $1 coins Central Florida Expressway Authority officials said they weren't...

Stack’s Bowers Eldorado Collection of Colombian Paper Money Exceeds $1 Million...

The Stack’s Bowers Galleries January 11, 2018, sale of the Eldorado Collection of Colombian Paper Money commenced the firm’s five official NYINC auction sessions...

Women on Money: Five Finalists Chosen for Canada’s Newest Banknote

By Bank of Canada.......   On Thursday, 8 December 2016, the Minister of Finance and the Governor of the Bank of Canada will reveal which iconic...

Historic Canadian Banknote Collection Could Top $1 Million at Toronto Coin...

By Geoffrey Bell Auctions and Toronto Coin Expo ......   Hidden in a safety deposit box in New Brunswick since the mid-1980s was a prized collection...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Spring Hong Kong Auction Realizes Nearly $7 Million

By Stack’s Bowers Galleries ......   Stack's Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce the results of their Spring 2019 auction presented in conjunction with the sixth...

CoinWeek News Wire for August 18, 2017: Missing Persons, Chinese Counterfeits,...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for August 18, 2017:  Urgent 1.) Walter Allan’s car found, but 84-year-old Numismatist still missing Allan’s family told police they last heard...

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...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 29, 2017: Japan Crypto, Russian Gold,...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 29, 2017: Brain Food 1.) Body Armor Made of Old Chinese Coins The Tlingit believed that the coins would...

World Paper Money – Unrecognized Countries and Their Currency, Pt 1:...

African Banknotes -A complicated history of independent states and their efforts to remain free from colonial rule There have been a litany of unrecognized countries...

Spink to Sell Rare Pakistani Banknote

Following on from our mammoth series of sales in April and an extremely successful return to Singapore this summer,­­ Spink enters the Autumn season...

World Paper Money – New Zealand’s New $5 Bill Wins International...

By Reserve Bank of New Zealand ....   New Zealand’s new "Brighter Money" $5 note has been named Banknote of the Year in a prestigious international...

Archives International Auctions Sale 40 – Chinese, US & World Banknotes,...

By Archives International Auctions ......   Archives International Auctions (AIA) is about to hold a Public Auction of Chinese, U.S. and Worldwide Banknotes, Coins and Scripophily...

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,...

New Zealand 2015 $5 Bank Note

Description: The Reserve Bank of New Zealand's Series 7 bank notes were introduced in October 2015 with the release of the NZ$5 and $10 denominations...

CoinWeek: Cool Currency! 2018 Episode 1 – 4K Video

Cool Currency! gets its first episode of 2018!   In order to bring you these four fascinating currency segments, we travel back in time and span the...

World Paper Money – Stack’s Bowers Offers Holy Grail of Currency...

By Aris Maragoudakis - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   Our upcoming Hong Kong Auction will feature one of the most sought after pieces in World...

Welcome to the August 2017 Stack’s Bowers Paper Money Hong Kong...

By Aris Maragoudakis - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   Welcome to our 2017 August Hong Kong Auction Catalog. As always, we are offering an exceptional...

CoinWeek News Wire for November 25, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for November 25, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Q&A: Erik Goldstein Erik J. Goldstein is the senior curator of mechanical arts and numismatics at...

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...

CoinWeek News Wire for July 10, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for July 10, 2016 Brain Food 1.) From cotton to cash: how to (actually) make a euro Reinhold Gerstetter is responsible for...

Maldives Issues New 5,000 Rufiyaa Commemorative Note

By De La Rue, plc....   The Maldives Monetary Authority (MMA) has issued a new high-value commemorative note printed on polymer substrate. The new 5,000 Rufiyaa...

The Sochi 100 Ruble Note and Other Circulating Russian Banknotes: A...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Once derided as worthless during the Soviet era, Russian banknotes offer a glimpse at the country’s past while...

Ukraine Introduces New 500 Hryvnia Banknote

By National Bank of Ukraine ....   On December 25, 2015, the National Bank of Ukraine (Національний банк України, NBU) held a presentation to demonstrate the...

Spink Currency Auction – Opium, Merchants and the Order of the...

Spink China proudly presents the April Numismatic Collector’s Series sale with a fresh and varied selection of Banknotes, Coins, Medals and Bonds and Share...

Bear Necessities of Banknotes in the Spink Sale

This December 8, Spink will be auctioning off a very special series of banknotes during the World Banknotes sale in London. Spink is honored...

Next Generation Australian Banknotes: Tactile Feature for the Visually Impaired

By the Reserve Bank of Australia....   Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, announced on February 13, 2015 that the next generation of...

World Paper Money: New 100 and 200 Euro Banknotes to Enter...

New euro banknotes from the European Central Bank (ECB) .....   The new 100 and 200 euro banknotes will be put into circulation on May 28, 2019. ...