Highlights From the 2023 New York International Numismatic Convention

Highlights From the 2023 New York International Numismatic Convention

By John Thomassen for American Numismatic Society (ANS) ......   Most of us have a favorite day of the year. For many, it’s their birthday. For...
U.S. Rare Coin Market Continued to Soar in 2022

U.S. Rare Coin Market Continued to Soar in 2022

Record-setting prices for high-quality U.S. coins defied the trend of declining asset values of other collectibles the past year   The market for rare United States...
Learning the Art of the Deal: Rossi at the NYINC

Learning the Art of the Deal: Rossi at the NYINC

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   As most collectors will be aware, last week was the New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC). As the premier...
John Brush Honored by National Coin & Bullion Association

John Brush Honored by National Coin & Bullion Association

The National Coin and Bullion Association (NCBA) honored John Brush during its membership dinner meeting on January 4 during the Florida United Numismatists (FUN)...
Numismatic Crime - Coin Theft at New York International Convention

Numismatic Crime – Coin Theft at New York International Convention

By Doug Davis - President, Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) ......   The New York City Police Department is investigating a coin theft that occurred at...
Numismatist David W. Lange Has Passed Away

Numismatist David W. Lange Has Passed Away

David W. Lange, noted numismatist, die variety expert, and lifelong fan of collecting coin boards, has passed away after a three-year battle with cancer....
Tennessee Coin Dealer, Legislators Honored With Service Awards

Tennessee Coin Dealer, Legislators Honored With Service Awards

Longtime member Col. Steven Ellsworth, (ret.) was honored by the National Coin and Bullion Association (NCBA) on January 4 during the organization’s membership dinner...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries Grows Its Hong Kong Office

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to welcome Kelvin Cheung, one of the foremost experts in world paper money and Asian coins, to its industry-leading...
Stack’s Bowers Sells Over $250 Million in 2022 for Second Consecutive Record Year

Stack’s Bowers Sells Over $250 Million in 2022 for Second Consecutive Record Year

2022 was another record year for Stack’s Bowers Galleries, as the firm set numerous individual price records and new overall records for several product...
United States Mint Announces Call for Artists

United States Mint Announces Call for Artists

The United States Mint is pleased to announce a call for artists to participate in its Artistic Infusion Program (AIP). Established in 2003, the...
Box Breaks for Coins: Questions, Answers, and Numbers on VaultBox Series 1

Box Breaks for Coins: Questions, Answers, and Numbers on VaultBox Series 1

By David Schwager for CoinWeek .....   Let’s start with questions and answers about VaultBox coin blind boxes, then go through the quantitative research. Questions and Answers Q:...
New Books and Coin Supplies From Whitman Publishing in 2023

New Books and Coin Supplies From Whitman Publishing in 2023

Whitman Publishing announces a slate of new books and hobby supplies that will be available in 2023. The lineup includes titles on U.S. and...

Coin Clubs to Make Your Collecting More Dynamic in the New Year

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   First off, Happy New Year to all my fellow collectors and numismatists! As 2023 is starting, let’s look at...
ANS Announces Inauguration of Chairman’s Fellowships for Numismatic Research

ANS Announces Inauguration of Chairman’s Fellowships for Numismatic Research

Beginning in 2023, the American Numismatic Society (ANS) will award a limited number of fellowships each year, worth between $1,500 and $2,500 USD each,...
New Jersey Man Indicted for Alleged Gold Fraud

New Jersey Man Indicted for Alleged Gold Fraud

By United States Attorney's Office, District of Massachusetts ......   On Thursday, December 8, a New Jersey man was indicted by a federal grand jury in...
Douglas Winter Numismatics Sells Finest Known 1851 Double Eagle

Douglas Winter Numismatics Sells Finest Known 1851 Double Eagle

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ......   CoinWeek Content Partner   I’ve had the pleasure of handling many finest known or Condition Census Type One double eagles over...

Ex-Wall Street Trader Convicted in Precious Metals Spoofing Scheme

By the United States Department of Justice ...... On Friday, December 9, 2022, a federal jury in the Northern District of Illinois convicted a former...
Federal Court Orders Monex and Owners to Pay $38 Million for Fraud

Federal Court Orders Monex and Owners to Pay $38 Million for Fraud

Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) ......   On December 21, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced the U.S. District Court for the Central District of...

Numismatist Walter J. Husak Passes at the Age of 80

Walter J. Husak, founder of HK Aerospace (an aerospace-part manufacturing company based in Burbank, California) and large cent specialist, died on December 15, 2022,...
Numismatic Crimes Escalate During Last Quarter - NCIC Year-End Support

Numismatic Crimes Escalate During Last Quarter – NCIC Year-End Support

By Doug Davis - Founder & President, Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) ......   The landscape of numismatic and retail crime has changed and continues to...
PNG Now Accepting 2023 Awards Nominations

PNG Now Accepting 2023 Awards Nominations

The Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) is now accepting nominations for its 2023 awards, according to PNG Executive Director Robert Brueggeman. “The PNG publicly recognizes outstanding...
John Feigenbaum Selected as PNG Executive Director

Free PNG Grading Service Symposium at 2023 FUN

Are you a dealer with questions about coin grading and third-party certification services? What are the new owners of NGC and PCGS doing to...
Money Museum Offers Free Classes for Children Through 2023

Money Museum Offers Free Classes for Children Through 2023

Families can spend time exploring a "hidden gem" of Colorado Springs – the American Numismatic Association's (ANA) Money Museum – at no charge, by...

Holiday Memories and Gift Ideas for the Young Numismatist on Your List

Gift Ideas for the numismatist (or potential numismatist) on your shopping list By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   The eternal youngster in me notes...

USA Coin Album: Coin Ghosts of Christmas Past

By David W. Lange - Research Director, Numismatic Guaranty Company (NGC) ...... Because the holiday season is rapidly approaching, I’ll finally break precedent and do...

Central States Plans New Areas For 2023 Expanded Convention

Three new bourse floor areas will be added for the convenience of collectors and dealers at the next Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) convention...
Dr. Ralph W. Ross to Become ANA's 62nd President at Chicago World's Fair of Money

Longtime Numismatic Leader Tom Uram to Run for ANA President

Tom Uram, president of the Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists (PAN), former chairman of the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC), former American Numismatic Association (ANA)...
Platinum Medal of Louis XVIII Among New World, Ancient Coins at Atlas Numismatics

Platinum Medal of Louis XVIII Among New World, Ancient Coins at Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   Seasons Greetings! There are 591 new pieces available this month for your consideration and browsing enjoyment. We hope that you may find...

First Annual International Money Exposition Announced for 2023

Colonel Steven Ellsworth (ret.) has announced the first annual International Money Exposition. The convention and show will be held October 26 through 29, 2023,...

PCGS Reports Missing Packages, Working With USPS

Collectors (PSA, PCGS, and Wata) is aware of a very small number of packages that have been reported as delivered to our headquarters in...