Polish-American Numismatic Society Organizing 2015 Tour of Eastern Europe, Russia

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   The Polish-American Numismatic Society (PANS) , based in Troy, Michigan, is currently organizing its 2015 "Numismatic Educational Tour of...

Heritage Auctions Expands Its New York City Offices

Additional Space At 455 Park Avenue Will Provide More Room For Public Displays.... Heritage Auctions (www.HA.com) is expanding its New York City offices at 445...

Money Museum Hosts Free Event for National Coin Week

Free admission, coin-making demonstrations and more scheduled for April 25 The American Numismatic Association and Edward C. Rochette Money Museum will celebrate National Coin Week,...

Harvey Stack Talks Pogue and Other Great Collections – Video: 9:24

On March 26, Stack’s Bowers founder and numismatic luminary Harvey Stack sat down with CoinWeek editor Charles Morgan to discuss numismatic history in the making, the...

Coin Collecting Strategies: Building the Ultimate 20th Century Type Set, Part...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   We continue our guide to the Ultimate 20th Century Type Set by focusing on the century’s forgotten...

CoinWeek Q&A with NGC Chairman Mark Salzberg – Video: 15:30

CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan spoke with NGC Chairman Mark Salzberg at the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Exposition in Baltimore, Maryland. Salzberg discussed on-site show grading,...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: First American Bank Robberies – March 29,...

By Wayne Homren for The E-Sylum eNewsletter.... Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current...

American Numismatic Association Elections: Candidate Opening Statements

Members of the American Numismatic Association will be able to vote in this year's election starting on June 1, 2015. Over the course of the next several...

International Euro Anti-Counterfeiting Conference Held March 24-27

By The European Central Bank, Directorate of General Communications....   The European Central Bank, Europol and the European Commission jointly organised the 3rd International Conference on...

PCGS Expert Coin Grading Seminars At June 2015 Long Beach Expo

  Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) experts will conduct three grading seminars, including one for young numismatists, at the June 4 - 6, 2015 Long...

Kolbe & Fanning Expand Online Numismatic Bookstore

Kolbe & Fanning have been augmenting their online bookstore, substantially expanding offerings of numismatic books for direct retail sale at fixed prices. Their online bookstore,...

CoinWeek Exclusive Interview with Q. David Bowers: On Pogue, Great Coins...

On March 26, Stack's Bowers founder and noted numismatic author Q. David Bowers sat down with CoinWeek editor Charles Morgan to discuss numismatic history...

Forged by Fire: The Birth of the Morgan Dollar and the...

By Shaquille Brissett of Gainesville Coins.... During the late 19th century, a culmination of market forces led to a volatility of the silver industry that...

New So-Called Dollar Commemorates Panama Canal Centennial

By William D. Hyder.... Legend of the Seas, an appropriate name for the ship to carry Jeff Shevlin's 2014 medal commemorating the 100th anniversary of...

The Coronation Gold Coin of Pedro I

by Giovanni Miceli for CoinWeek....   The coronation piece is a coin that was struck in 1822 to the coronation of Pedro I. Regarding the creation of...

ANS Announces 2015 Archer M. Huntington Award Winner Arthur Houghton

The Trustees of the American Numismatic Society have voted to award Arthur A. Houghton, III the 2015 Archer M. Huntington Award in recognition of...

Heritage Auctions Awards 20th Mint State High Relief $20 to Ohio...

Celebrating a 20-year tradition, Heritage Auctions has awarded a Mint State 1907 High Relief double eagle to Ken Conway, of Ohio, as the Grand...

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

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,...

Pedigrees & Hoards: The Binion Hoard

By Rick Bretz for CoinWeek ....   The Binion Hoard offers the collector a variety of ways to collect coins, currency and memorabilia like ashtrays, dice,...

Numismatic Personalities – A Conversation with Harvey Stack – Working with...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....   In the following five videos, Harvey Stack talks about his experiences as an industry representative for hearings on the...

Professional Numismatists Guild Announces 2015 Young Numismatist Scholarship Competition

The Professional Numismatists Guild (www.PNGdealers.org) will provide a scholarship to a deserving young numismatist (YN) to attend the 2015 American Numismatic Association Summer Seminar...

Two New Members Appointed to Royal Mint Advisory Committee

By the Royal Mint Advisory Committee....   On January 16, 2015, HM Treasury announced the appointment of two new members to the Royal Mint Advisory Committee...

In Memoriam: Richard B. Witschonke, ANS Curatorial Associate

The American Numismatic Society is sad to announce the loss of its Curatorial Associate, Richard B. Witschonke, who passed away on February 24, 2015...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: More on Joseph Barnet – February 22,...

By Wayne Homren for The E-Sylum eNewsletter....   Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current...

Numismatic Personalities – A Conversation with Harvey Stack – Clapp Estate...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......   In the following five videos, Harvey Stack recalls two of the most important coin collections ever assembled; the Clapp...

The Rise and Fall of Numismatic Scrapbook Magazine

by David T. Alexander for CoinWeek.com.... The years 1935 to 1976 saw the dramatic emergence of the booming numismatic world that many take for granted...

Numismatic Personalities – A Conversation with Harvey Stack – Joining the...

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...

Stack’s Bowers Sale of Stephen Winthrop Collection Raises over $1.3 Million...

On Friday, February 6, 2015, Stack’s Bowers Galleries sold The Stephen Winthrop Collection at its New York Americana Sale, raising over $1.3 million to...

The Royal Canadian Mint Has a New “Master” and Board Chair

Report filed by Canadian Coin News, CoinWeek Content Partner ........ Finance Minister Joe Oliver announced today the appointment of a new Royal Canadian Mint (RCM)...

Dillon Gage Introduces New Index to Trade Precious Metals. VIDEO: 2:25

John Humphrey, Dillon Gage Digital Metals Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com...... Dillon Gage has a created way to trade in gold,silver, platinum and palladium simultaneously. John Humpfrey of...