US Mint Releases Three-Coin Set of Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller Quarters

The United States Mint began accepting orders for the 2020 America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set honoring Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park in Vermont on...

Over $10 Million in Coins Sold in Two Dallas Heritage Auctions

Heritage Auction's mid-October sales of US coins are in the book, and when everything was complete, every lot in both auctions sold, and more...

The Coin Analyst: American Silver and Gold Eagles – A Collector’s...

By Louis Golino, special to CoinWeek .....   Even if you are new to collecting coins, you most likely have already heard about and seen American...

David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction Offers Key Date 1915 Saint, 1916...

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Internet Auctions  ......   The first David Lawrence Sunday Internet Auction of November is now live. Auction #1140 features 300 new...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2020 Wedge-Tailed Eagle Gold &...

An extremely limited release with a history of selling out at The Perth Mint, this prestigious 1.5oz bi-metal coin is crafted from equal parts...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – 1937-D 3-Legged Buffalo Nickel

Evidence of heavy polishing where the fourth leg should be - 1937-D Buffalo Nickel   By Max Spiegel, Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   The 1937-D 3 Legged...

Revived ANA Money Museum Exhibit Now Online

The ANA Money Museum's exhibit, "Coins, Crown & Conflict: An Exploration of Cromwell's England" – originally displayed in 2007-08 – can now be appreciated...

United States Mint Announces Prices for Mayflower 400th Anniversary Coins

The United States Mint is setting prices for the Mayflower 400th Anniversary collector coin products in accordance with the table below: Prices for the Mayflower...

Reading Ancient Greek Coins

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek .....   Perhaps one reason for the comparatively small interest in Greek coins in the country is the difficulty of understanding...

Royal Mint UK to Host Coin Collector Services Webinar

Webinar Set to Launch the Mint's ‘Collect Week’   To launch ‘Collect Week’, The Royal Mint will host its very first Collector Services webinar, taking place...

Künker eLive Auction 62 of Ancient and World Coins Starts Today

Künker Internet Auctions by Künker GmbH ......   Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, Start at 6 pm (CET) on October 20-22, 2020, our eLive Auction 62 will...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries Announces New York Store Opening

Stack’s Bowers Galleries Opens New Flagship New York City Gallery at 470 Park Avenue (Between 57th and 58th Streets)   Stack’s Bowers Galleries is thrilled to...

Stunning British Coins Highlight Nov. Heritage World Coin Auction

We are all in a period of tremendous change in the world. Only months ago many people wondered not only how global events surrounding...

1914 FRN $20/$10 Double Denomination Error in Stack’s Bowers Nov. Currency...

By Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Stack’s Bowers Galleries is offering a remarkable Fr.964 1914 Federal Reserve Note $20/$10 Double Denomination...

The Wreck of Brother Jonathan Still Keeps Its Secrets

By Blanchard and Company, Inc ......   On a Sunday morning in 1865, a paddle steamer called Brother Jonathan departed Crescent City Harbor, California. The ship...

Countermarked Holed Coins of the Philippines in Stack’s Bowers Auction

By Kyle Ponterio - Senior Numismatist and Cataloger, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   The countermark series of the Philippines is quite vast with a whole array...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – 1903-S Added S Morgan Dollar

A prominent area of discoloration around the mintmark is a sign that this Morgan Dollar is a counterfeit.   Morgan Dollar Counterfeit by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation...

Month-Long Metals and Tokens and Currency Auctions From Heritage

The latest Month-Long auction from Heritage Auctions features Metals and Tokens in its offering of a selection of Certified American Tokens and Medals. Open...

Editions V. Gadoury Ancient and World Coin Auction 2020 – October...

Éditions Victor GADOURY Coin Auction 2020 will take place on October 30-31 at the Hôtel Le Méridien, 22 Avenue Princesse Grace in Monaco. The...

A Time of Transition: Spanish Coin Auction by Tauler and Fau

By Jesús Orejas Valdés - Tauler and Fau ......   The following highlights some of the coins from Tauler and Fau's upcoming E-Auction 67 of Spanish...

Heritage to Auction Roman Republican Denarius Collection

Ancient coins are represented in The Bacchus Collection of Roman Republican Denarii, a collection now being offered as one of Heritage Auctions' Month-Long auctions...

Silver War Nickels: History, Values and Varieties

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   About 10 months into the U.S. involvement in World War II that begin in December 1941 after the Pearl Harbor...

Harvest Moon Collection of Gem Morgan Dollars at David Lawrence Rare...

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Internet Auctions  ......   The newest David Lawrence Rare Coins Sunday Internet Auction is now live. Auction #1140 features 300 coins...

PCGS Grades Finest Example of Ultra-Rare 1890 Grand Watermelon Note

By Cory Williams for PCGS ......   PCGS Banknote is very pleased to have recently graded the ultra-rare 1890 $1,000 Grand Watermelon Treasury Note, and at...

Choice Uncirculated Rolls of Early Lincoln Cents Beginning to Stir

By Dr. Richard S. Appel - UniqueRareCoins.com ......   The 1963-64 period witnessed a price explosion for uncirculated rolls of U.S. coins that has yet to...

Royal Australian Mint Releases AC/DC Anniversary Coin Set

By Royal Australian Mint ......   The Royal Australian Mint is celebrating the milestone anniversaries of six AC/DC albums with six unique coin tributes, a seven-coin...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio Realize Over $11.5 Million in October Hong...

Auction firm Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio continues to deliver world-class sales of quality numismatic material and realize impressive prices, regardless of the challenging and...

The Roosevelt Dime – A Fitting Tribute, But Not Without Controversy

By David Thomason Alexander for CoinWeek .....   Most circulating United States coins have received both scrutiny and some negative press when first issued. The first 1793...

Stack’s Bowers Nov. Showcase Auction Features Rare Mint State 1852-O Double...

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   Even though the New Orleans Mint had produced double eagles in both 1850 and 1851, the...

Finest-Graded Una and the Lion, Certified by NGC, Offered in MDC...

The finest graded example of the "Una and the Lion", a coin that is at the zenith of British numismatics, is being offered in...