An Honest Man: ANA National Money Show Attendee Turns in Rare Gold Coin

When he realized he misplaced a nearly $60,000 coin during dealer set up at the American Numismatic Association's National Money Show in Portland, Oregon,...

A Reader Writes: Harvey Stack on the Hobby’s Relationship with Toning

By Harvey Stack - Co-Founder, Stack's Bowers Galleries .....   Dear Charles, Welcome home! It had to be a hard week. Morning till late-at-night events, your days...

Growing up in a Numismatic Family: The Early Days of Stack’s – 1967

By Harvey Stack - Co-Founder, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   When my father died in December 1966, he left his share of the company to me....

Confronting Breen

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   Twenty-two years ago, noted numismatist Walter H. Breen died at Chino’s California Institute for Men, part of...
Harry W. Bass, Jr. Gold Coin Exhibit Departs ANA Money Museum

Harry W. Bass, Jr. Gold Coin Exhibit Departs ANA Money Museum

Greatest U.S. Gold Coin Collection Ever Assembled to be Sold at Auction   The American Numismatic Association (ANA) and the Harry W. Bass, Jr. Foundation announced...

Coin Designer Joel Iskowitz at 5th Annual Wall Street Collectors Bourse

By Wall Street Collectors Bourse....   OCTOBER 22-24, 2015 AT THE MUSEUM OF AMERICAN FINANCE One of the highlights of the 5th Annual Wall Street Collectors Bourse...

CoinWeek IQ – Nickel, Joseph Wharton, and US Coinage

Nickel and US Coinage by Lianna Spurrier for CoinWeek .....   Unlike copper, silver, and gold, nickel is a fairly new addition to coinage around the...
Harvey Stack of Stack's Bowers, Building the Josiah K. Lilly Collection

Building a World Class Numismatic Gold Coin Collection: The Josiah K. Lilly Collection, Pt....

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers ......   CoinWeek continues to post Harvey Stack's wonderful series of blogs on not only the building of one...
Building a World Class Numismatic Gold Coin Collection: The Josiah K. Lilly Collection, by Harvey Stack

Building a World Class Numismatic Gold Coin Collection: The Josiah K. Lilly Collection, Pt....

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers ......   CoinWeek continues to post Harvey Stack's wonderful series of blogs on not only the building of one...

NGC Signer John Mercanti Wins Rittenhouse Award – Video

By Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) congratulates John M. Mercanti, 12th chief engraver of the US Mint, for receiving the 2017...

Harvey Stack – Growing up in a Numismatic Family: The History of Stack’s –...

As inflation continued, so did interest in numismatic items By Harvey Stack - Co-Founder, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   In both numismatics and general business, 1978 continued...

Vintage Numismatic Books – U.S. Coin Values and Lists by C. H. Shinkle

Photo Credit: American Numismatic Association; CoinWeek By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   The numismatic hobby at the turn of the 20th century was much different than...

In the Early Days of Stack’s: Growing up in a Numismatic Family, Part 3

By Harvey Stack - Co-Founder, Stack's Bowers Galleries .....   Links to Part 1 | Part 2 The Postwar Years World War II came to an end in...
Harvey Stack & the building of the Josiah K. Lilly Collection of US & World gold coins

Building a World Class Numismatic Gold Coin Collection: The Josiah K. Lilly Collection, Pt....

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers ......   CoinWeek continues to post Harvey Stack's wonderful series of blogs on not only the building of one...

Smithsonian Celebrates Opening of New National Numismatic Collection Exhibit

By Harvey Stack and Charles Morgan for CoinWeek....   AN EXHIBIT TO BE REMEMBERED On July 15, 2015 the National Numismatic Collection was returned to the displays at...

Don Everhart: My Career in Coins, Part 2 – The United States Mint

By Don Everhart - Former Sculptor-Engraver, United States Mint ..... Exclusive for CoinWeek   On January 4, 2004, after a 5 am wake up call, a hurried...

Harvey Stack: Counsel for Collectors, Stacks’ Enduring Legacy, and Dealing in Bags and Rolls...

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…. In this mini-series of interviews, Stack’s Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about his sixty-plus years in the coin business. Harvey Stack: Counsel for Coin...
CoinWeek UNCOOL Coins episode 1 - The Case of the 1859 Double Eagle

Uncool Coins!: The Tale of the 1850 Double Eagle – 4K Video

Usually, when you think of the term "crack-out game" you think of a collector or dealer anxiously resubmitted an already graded coin hoping that...
Harvey Stack - Numismatic Personality

Harvey Stack – Recollections of Jonah Shapiro, Art Kagin and William “Foxie”...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com...... In this mini-series of interviews, Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about some of his friends and rivals...

Harvey Stack – Growing up in a Numismatic Family: The History of Stack’s –...

By Harvey Stack - Co-Founder, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   After the economic upheaval of 1981 and earlier, the numismatic market seemed to withstand the uncertainties...

Falling in Love with Numismatics – Suddenly It’s 1952!

By Q. David Bowers - Stack's Bowers ...... As I write these words I enjoy numismatics every bit as much as I did when I...

Who’s Who: Iconic Coin Collections You Should Know

By Lianna Spurrier for CoinWeek .....   Newman. Ford. Eliasberg. King Farouk. We see their names on slabs, on organizations, and in books, but how much do...
Where Does Waldo Newcomer Fit in the All-Time Great Collections of US Coins?

Where Does Waldo Newcomer Fit Among the All-Time Great Collections of US Coins?

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   By all measures an enormously successful man, legendary U.S. coin collector Waldo C. Newcomer was born...

Distinguished Numismatists Honored with American Numismatic Association Service Awards

Recipients recognized at Denver World's Fair of Money® Awards Banquet The recipients of the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) 2017 Farran Zerbe Memorial Award, Lifetime Achievement...

Numismatic Personality: David Hendin, April 19, 2013. VIDEO: 7:38.

Interviewer: David Lisot David Hendin has dug ancient coins out of the ground in archeological digs and then written books about them. He is one of...

A Quick Chat with John Mercanti on the Wedge-Tailed Eagle Proof Coin

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.com .....   Here on CoinWeek, Louis Golino reported on the recent release of the Australian Wedge-tailed Eagle high...

Harvey Stack – Growing up in a Numismatic Family: The History of Stack’s –...

By Harvey Stack - Co-Founder, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Changes in the Numismatic World The year 1979 featured several influential numismatic events, including heavy precious metal...

Live at the ANA with CoinWeek – Talking with Andrea from “The Coin Couch”

CoinWeek editor Charles Morgan sits down with YouTube star Andrea Little from the "Coin Couch" to take a breather, see what's happening over on...

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...

Numismatic Personalities – A Conversation with Harvey Stack – Joining the Family Coin Business...

Harvey G. Stack – – How I Was Trained to Be in the Family Coin Business. S15-2 VIDEO Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com ……. Mr. Harvey Stack...