Look Out! More Fake "Certified" Morgan Dollars Appear in Facebook Ads

Look Out! More Fake “Certified” Morgan Dollars Appear in Facebook Ads

By CoinWeek ....   On January 16, CoinWeek published an article by Jack Young where he talked about a particularly egregious wave of counterfeit Morgan dollars...
Counterfeit 1875-CC Half Dollars and Facebook “Sponsored” Ads

Counterfeit 1875-CC Half Dollars and Facebook “Sponsored” Ads

By Jack D. Young, Early American Coppers (EAC) ......   I first became aware of these fakes in fake PCGS slabs through a Facebook advertisement in...
New World Coins at Atlas Numismatics Include Madagascar Dollar

New World Coins at Atlas Numismatics Include Madagascar Dollar

By Atlas Numismatics ......   There are 595 new pieces for your consideration and browsing enjoyment. We hope that you may find something of interest for your...
Numismatic Crime - Coins, Bankotes Stolen in Transit

Numismatic Crime – Coins, Bankotes Stolen in Transit

By Doug Davis - President, Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) ......   Stolen in Transit: USPS - Kansas to Florida A package shipped by USPS Express Mail...
About Cents - First Published Variety Study of Large Cents

About Cents – First Published Variety Study of Large Cents

By David Hill for American Numismatic Society (ANS) ......   From time to time at the ANS Library, we still get books and other numismatic items...
Jeff Garrett: The Rare Coin Business 2.0

Jeff Garrett: The Rare Coin Business 2.0

New technologies are changing the rare coin market and how numismatic companies do business   By Jeff Garrett for NGC (Numismatic Guaranty Corporation) ......   The rare coin...
Announcing the ANS Chairman’s Fellowships for Numismatic Research

Announcing the ANS Chairman’s Fellowships for Numismatic Research

The American Numismatic Society (ANS) is pleased to announce the inauguration of the Chairman’s Fellowships for Numismatic Research. The ANS Chairman's Fellowships are designed to...
Numismatic Crime - Help Catch Traveling Coin Theft Suspects: NCIC, Doug Davis

Numismatic Crime – Help Catch Traveling Coin Theft Suspects

By Doug Davis - President, Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) ......   Lost/Stolen in Transit: UPS - Texas to Georgia A package being shipped UPS Overnight direct...
ANA to Increase Security Measures at Phoenix Money Show

ANA to Increase Security Measures at Phoenix Money Show

Numismatic crime is on the rise, as evidenced by a series of thefts in the past year at major coin shows across the country...
CoinWeek Podcast #172: Fighting Counterfeit Coins

CoinWeek Podcast #172: Fighting Counterfeit Coins

  Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek Podcast on iTunes. * * * In this episode of...
Artist Hanna Antonina Jelonek Receives ANS 2022 Saltus Award

Artist Hanna Antonina Jelonek Receives ANS 2022 Saltus Award

The American Numismatic Society (ANS) is pleased to announce that Polish sculptor Hanna Antonina Jelonek is the recipient of the Society’s prestigious 2022 J....
Stolen Morgan Dollar from Package. Numismatic Crime

Numismatic Crime – Coins Stolen From International Shipments

  By Doug Davis - President, Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) ......   Stolen in Transit: USPS - Texas to California A package being shipped by Priority Mail...
CoinWeek Podcast #173: My Time at the United States Mint, With David J. Ryder

CoinWeek Podcast #173: My Time at the United States Mint, With David J. Ryder

  Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek Podcast on iTunes. In this episode of the CoinWeek...
Fake Gold, Silver Coins on Hundreds of Websites: ACEF

Fake Gold, Silver Coins on Hundreds of Websites: ACEF

Investigators discover more than 300 websites selling counterfeit “rare coins” and “precious metal” items, including some advertisers on Walmart.com   A Long Island, New York investor...

Stack’s Bowers Announces New Professional Numismatist Program

Throughout their legendary 90-year history in numismatics, Stack’s Bowers Galleries has had an unparalleled team of experts at the core of their business. Their...
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PNG 2023 YN Scholarship Competition Announced

For the first time since the COVID pandemic began in 2020, the Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) will provide a scholarship to a deserving young...
US Mint Announces Addition of Waitroom to Order Website

US Mint Announces Addition of Waitroom to Order Website

The United States Mint is announcing the addition of a new virtual waiting room (Waitroom) to our catalog website. The Waitroom will ensure a...
CoinWeek Podcast: Coin Telemarkter Confidential.

CoinWeek Podcast #174: Coin Telemarketer Confidential

  Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek Podcast on iTunes. * * * In this episode of...
Atlas Numismatics March 2022 Featured Offerings.

Akragras Dilitron Among New World, Ancient Coins at Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   We have been hard at work preparing our latest selection of new coins and medals. There are 460 new pieces for your...
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Asset Marketing Services Appoints New CEO

Asset Marketing Services, LLC  has announced that Jim Hilt has been appointed by the Company's Board of Directors to the role of Chief Executive...
Numismatic Crime - Counterfeit Confederate Notes Sold Over Facebook

Numismatic Crime – Counterfeit Notes Sold Over Facebook

By Doug Davis - President, Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) ......   Coin Shop Burglary - Florida The Bay County Sheriff’s Deptartment is investigating the early morning...
American Numismatic Society (ANS) Invites Applications for 2023 Collier Prize in Ancient Numismatics

ANS Invites Applications for 2023 Collier Prize in Ancient Numismatics

The American Numismatic Society (ANS) is pleased to invite applications for the 2023 Collier Prize in Ancient Numismatics, to be awarded to the best...
CoinWeek Podcast #175: An Interview with United States Mint Chief Engraver Joe Menna

An Interview With US Chief Engraver Joe Menna

  Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek Podcast on iTunes. * * * In today’s episode of...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – Altered 1922 Grant Commemorative Half Dollar

By Numismatic Guaranty Company (NGC) .....   The classic commemorative series, while full of some of the best-designed United States coins of the 20th century, essentially...
New Jersey Half Penny. PCGS Defines Early American Coppers by Correct Denominations. Image: PCGS.

PCGS Defines Early American Coppers by Correct Denominations

Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) is officially redefining a series of early American Colonial coins widely categorized by their state names and copper composition...
New National Coin & Bullion Association Website Launched

New National Coin & Bullion Association Website Launched

NCBA, or the National Coin & Bullion Association (the trade name for the Industry Council for Tangible Assets or "ICTA"), has officially launched our...
National Money Show.

More Than 4,000 Collectors Flock to Phoenix National Money Show

The American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) 2023 National Money Show in Phoenix, Arizona, welcomed 4,306 people to the three-day event, held March 2-4 at the...
New Zealand Waitangi Proof Set Among World, Ancient Coins at Atlas Numismatics

New Zealand Waitangi Proof Set Among World, Ancient Coins at Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   There are 134 new pieces at Atlas Numismatics for your consideration and browsing enjoyment. We hope that you may find something of...
PNG Coin Show Security Tips

PNG Offers Coin Show Security Tips for Dealers and Collectors

“The world is becoming less secure and coin shows are increasingly a target for both sophisticated and novice criminals looking to make a quick...
CoinWeek Podcast #176: Selling Coin Stories With Donn Pearlman

CoinWeek Podcast #176: Selling Coin Stories with Donn Pearlman

  Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek Podcast on iTunes. * * * For more than 40...