John Mercanti Dishes on His Career, America’s Silver Bullion Program, and...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker  for CoinWeek....   American Silver Eagles: A Guide to the U.S. Bullion Coin Program (2012) Whitman, 154 glorious full color pages....

First Wall Street Collectors Bourse at Museum of American Finance

OCTOBER 21-22, 2011 The first Wall Street Collectors Bourse was held at the Museum of American Finance, 48 Wall Street, on October 21 and 22,...

In the Early Days of Stack’s: Growing up in a Numismatic...

In which yours truly meets not one but TWO numismatic legends By Harvey Stack - Co-Founder, Stack's Bowers Galleries .....   Links to Part 1 | Part...

Samuelson Elected PNG President, Other ICTA Members Honored

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets....   American Gold Exchange president and long-time Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) member Dana Samuelson has been elected as...

Dillon Gage Metals’ IDS of Delaware Now COMEX Approved

One of Only Nine Exchange Approved Precious Metals Depositories in the United States The Commodity Exchange, Inc. (NYMEX or Exchange) and CME Group approved International...

100th Historic Ancient Coin Auction in Coinvac Digital Archive

By Rasiel Suarez - Coinvac.com....   Ancient coin website Coinvac.com is happy to celebrate the entry of its 100th pre-Internet auction sale. Totaling over 35,000 individual...

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...

New PNG President Terry Hanlon Talks About His Goals and Agenda...

Terry Hanlon, PNG President Interviewer: David Lisot........ The Professional Numismatists Guild has elected a new president. Terry Hanlon is president of the metals division at Dillon Gage. He...

Coin Grading Is in the Eye of the Beholder of the...

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers ......   I recently read the great piece by Josh Mcmorrow-Hernandez on CoinWeek about what a coin's grade says...

Recognize Fellow Collectors and Nominate Deserving Hobbyists: ANA

Deadline for award nominations is January 15 Each year, the American Numismatic Association (ANA) presents awards to deserving individuals in recognition of outstanding dedication to...

NSDR Lifetime Achievement Award Winner 2013: Donald H. Kagin, Ph.D. VIDEO:...

Presenter: Randy Campbell. Longtime numismatist Donald H. Kagin has been awarded the National Silver Dollar Roundtable's coveted Lifetime Achievement Award. Dr. Kagin comes from a family...

How Big Is the Rare Coin Counterfeiting Problem?

By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   The issue of counterfeiting rare coins has been around for a very long time For years, the numismatic industry...

New Novel About Coin Collecting, “One of a Kind”

Barbara Erlichman Interviewer: David Lisot There are a lot of coin collectors and dealers. What about people who write novels about coin collecting? Barbara is wife...

Editor Wayne Homren Talks About E-Sylum Numismatic Electronic Publication. VIDEO: 3:36

Wayne Homren, E-Sylum Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com……. One of the best numismatic websites for serious coin information is the E-Sylum. Created by Wayne Homren and archived...

Eloise Ullman Has Announced her Retirement from The Industry Council for...

The search begins at The Industry Council for Tangible Assets. After 23 years of distinguished service, Eloise Ullman has announced her retirement as executive director...

Go Spartans: Michigan Student Wins 2018 Professional Numismatists Guild YN Scholarship

A Michigan State University economics major--Andrew Blinkiewicz, 21, of Kalamazoo, Michigan--has been selected by the Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) to be the recipient of...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: The Estate of Numismatic Bookseller John Burns

Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current volume of the E-Sylum eNewsletter. This week, E-Sylum editor Wayne...

Heritage and Stack’s Bowers compete to fill Summer ANA coin auctions

By Steve Roach - http://www.steveroachonline.com First published in the July 11, 2011, issue of Coin World As Bowers and Merena merged with Stack’s at the...

Coin Club News – An Interview with David Chio of the...

By Yuan Shui Qing, Xi’an Numismatic Society, for the Journal of East Asian Numismatics ......   The Macau Numismatic Society was founded in 1988, and since...

The Global War Against Collectors of Ancient Coins

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek ....   By including antiquities within the political construction “cultural property” nationalist retentionist cultural policies often claim all antiquities from beneath,...

An Update from the Newman Numismatic Portal Website

By Len Augsburger - Newman Numismatic Portal ...... June is typically a slow month for the numismatic business as collectors tend to be out and...

SilverTowne Launches New Podcast – The SilverTowne Vault Cast

New podcast helps listeners keep up to date with summaries of current gold and silver news and precious metals pricing. SilverTowne L.P., one of the...

ANA Elections 2013: Board of Governors Candidate Laura Sperber

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   This is the fifth in a series of journals that we’re preparing in the lead-up to...

CoinWeek Celebrates Its First 10,000 Facebook Fans

By CoinWeek....   As of May 1, Coinweek now has 10,000 fans on Facebook   *Doing our best Sally Field impersonation* You like us, you really like us! It’s been...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 1, 2017: Fake Gold, Fake Coins,...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 1, 2017: Brain Food 1.) Scrooge McDuck and Switzerland For almost 400 years, kreuzers were probably the most important...

Spectrum Group International’s A-Mark Precious Metals, Inc. Announces the Addition of...

(September 9, 2011 – Irvine, Calif.) - A-Mark Precious Metals, Inc. (“A-Mark”), a subsidiary of Spectrum Group International, Inc. (SPGZ.PK) (“SGI”), announced today that...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The Fate of Ten Switt-Langbord 1933...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #62 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   On July 7,...

Incoming CSNS President James Moores

James Moores, President, CSNS Interviewer: David Lisot. James was recently installed as the president for the Central States Numismatic Society for the 2012-2014 term. He has...

CoinWeek Video: How to Deal Coins (with Rob Oberth)

 In recent years, very few dealers have had the impact that Rob Oberth has had on the professional numismatic community. Rob's upstart facebook group Coin...

Egyptian Coins and New School Archaeology

By Wayne Sales.... As the State Department hearing on a proposed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Egypt approaches, comments have appeared online espousing divergent points...