In Memoriam: Peter Nikolaus Schulten MA, 1936–2016

By Fritz Rudolf Künker - Künker GmbH & Company....   The life of numismatist Peter N. Schulten had many facets. While his father Wolfgang Schulten (1904-1996),...

St. James’s Auctions of Great Britain Attends CICF Coinvention 2014. VIDEO:...

Stephen Fenton, Owner, St. James's Auctions Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com.......   Stephen Fenton has been involved in numismatics for half a century. He share what it is...

Coin Industry News: 2018 Diane Piret Award, Promotion at Heritage Currency

Alabama Coin Dealers Honored With Diane Piret Service Award By Industry Council for Tangible Assets ......   Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) dealer-members Phil Darby (J&P...

PNG Honors Paul Nugget With 2019 Abe Kosoff Founders Award

The Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) has honored Paul Nugget of East Meadow, New York with the PNG 2019 Abe Kosoff Founders Award for his...

The Rare Coin Company (Australia) Has Entered Voluntary Liquidation Owing Millions

One of Australia's major numismatic dealers Robert Jackman of The Rare Coin Company, has gone into liquidation owing private investors what is believed to...

RARCOA and Standard Numismatics Merger Finalized With $100,000 PNG Anti-Counterfeiting Donation

Rare Coin Company of America, Inc. (RARCOA) of Willowbrook, Illinois and Standard Numismatics LLC of Chicago have completed their previously announced merger. In recognition...

Northern Nevada Coin Hires Expert on So-Called Dollars

By Northern Nevada Coin ......   Northern Nevada Coin has hired Jeff Shevlin to manage their store in Reno, Nevada. NNC, owned by Allen Rowe has...

A Video Tribute to Numismatist David Akers

Jay Cline, John Dannreuther, Kenny Duncan, Mark Salzberg, Don Slouffman Interviewer: David Lisot A great numismatist passed away on July 11th, 2012. David Akers started his career...

Simpson Adds Finest Known 1943-S Bronze Cent, PCGS MS62BN, To Finest...

The PCGS Set RegistrySM number one all-time finest collection of Lincoln Cents Off-Metal Strikes, Circulation Strikes 1943 - 1944, just got even better with...

CoinWeek Podcast #78: Digging Out from Under Hurricane Harvey with Mike...

CoinWeek Podcast #78: Digging Out from Under Hurricane Harvey with Mike Fuljenz - Audio Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic...

The Rosen Numismatic Advisory – Part Two with Kathleen Duncan

Kathleen Duncan from Pinnacle Rarities and several other notable industry leaders were asked last month by The Rosen Numismatic Advisory to participate in the 38th...

Three in Coin Industry Receive Anti-Counterfeiting Al Kreuzer Memorial Award

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets ......   The Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) recognized three individuals on August 2 for their outstanding contributions in...

Certified Coins – NGC: A Letter from Mark Salzberg

NGC's 30th Anniversary The chairman of CCG reflects on the highlights of 2016 and looks ahead to 2017 Dear Fellow Numismatists: I hope that the new year...

Kent Ponterio Joins Mexican Coin Company

Mexican Coin Company and Latin American Numismatics are proud to announce that Kent Ponterio has joined our team, coming on as full partner in...

Coin Dealer Tulving Pleads Guilty to Fraud

By CoinWeek News Staff....   California-based rare coins and precious metals dealer Hannes Tulving, Jr. plead guilty to one count of wire fraud in federal court...

FBI: The Case of the Corrupt Coin Dealer

By Federal Bureau of Investigation ....   Fraudster Targeted Elderly Victims Financial fraud comes in all shapes and sizes. And while corporate criminals, inside traders, and Ponzi...

Sarah Miller Joins Heritage Auctions New York As Director Of Numismatics

Heritage Auctions has appointed Sarah Miller as Director of Numismatics at its 445 Park Ave. office in New York City. Miller brings a lifelong passion...

Numismatic Book Dealer John Burns Remembered. VIDEO: 9:06

Interviewer: David Lisot, with Allen Berman, Charles Davis, Wayne Homren, John Kraljevich, & Del Parker. Numismatics lost a good friend and soul with the untimely...

Larry Shapiro Lets CoinWeek in on His Set Building Strategy for...

By CoinWeek News Staff.... For Palos Verdes, California-based coin dealer Larry Shapiro, Legend Rare Coin Auction’s first offering of the Coronet Collection of Morgan dollars...

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...

The Coin Analyst: Veteran Dealer Steve Estes Launches Coin Blog and...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek….. Steve Estes of Portland, Oregon has been a professional numismatist and coin dealer since 1963. He works with his wife...

David Lawrence Rare Coins Acquires the Daggett­-Parker-Brown 1894-­S Barber Dime

David Lawrence Rare Coins announced today the acquisition of one of the finest of (10) ten known examples of the famous 1894-S dime. It...

Northwest Territorial Mint Adds Numismatist Jeff Shevlin

Former ANA Director to Manage Archives, More for Nation’s Largest Mint Northwest Territorial Mint has named Jeff Shevlin director of special projects, charging him with...

Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Welcomes Numismatist Connor Falk

Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC, specialists in Spanish-American colonial coins and treasure, is proud to have numismatist Connor Falk join the company. Falk will review and...

ANA Launches New and Improved Dealer Directory

On July 1, the American Numismatic Association (ANA) released a modified and improved Dealer Directory. With this search engine tool, collectors can explore and...

Coin Industry News – World Numismatics Announces New Company Partner

By World Numismatics, LLC (Mexican Coin Company) ......   World Numismatics is pleased to announce that Benjamin Bell has joined our team as a full partner...

CoinWeek News Wire for July 1, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for July 1, 2016 Brain Food 1.) History: June 30,1987: Introducing the ‘loonie’ In 1986, the Canadian government announced it would be...

Consumer Alert – Use Caution to Avoid Gold, Silver Counterfeits Advises...

Beware of counterfeit vintage rare coins and fake modern gold and silver bullion items now being offered in the marketplace. Purchase only from reputable...

CoinWeek News Wire for May 20, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for May 20, 2016 Brain Food 1.) From jagged edges to flowers: the origins of currencies The dollar is one of the...

Rare Coin Company Accepting Bitcoins As Payment

One of the country’s most respected rare coin companies, Harlan J. Berk Ltd., (HJB), is now accepting Bitcoins as a form of payment in...