Stay Alert – Recent Numismatic Crime You Should Be Aware Of

By Doug Davis - Founder & President, Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) ......   Vehicle Burglary, Inventory Stolen The owner of Coin Castle Coins was the victim...

Million Dollar Coin Watch: Walton 1913 Liberty Nickel on eBay

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   You just don't see this every day. The Walton specimen 1913 Liberty nickel is available for sale on the internet auction...

World Coins – Tips on Grading the Mexican Caballito Peso

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek .....   Grading the Mexican Caballito Peso requires skilled eyes and a working knowledge of the silver coin’s design and strike...

Three Dollar Gold Coins From Chinook Collection Offered at CSNS

It isn't often that we're able to feature a collection of three dollar gold pieces in one of our auctions, but three dollar gold...

Jeff Garrett: The Power of Population Reports

Upgrade your knowledge by studying a wealth of coin data available online for free   By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   Decades ago, collectors...

New Bullion Coin from Pobjoy Mint: 2016 Isle of Man Gold...

Issued on behalf of the Isle of Man with a mintage of only 1,000 coins This is the last Christmas Gold Angel to be released...

Heritage NYINC World, Ancient Coin Auctions Now Open for Bidding

Heritage's January NYINC auctions are now open for bidding! Going by the pre-sale estimate, this could very well be the highest-grossing World and Ancient...

Classic U.S. Coins for Less Than $500 Each, Pt. 21: Matron...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #343 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

CFTC, State of Utah Charge Precious Metals Dealer in $170 Million...

By Commodity Futures Trading Commission .....   The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the Utah Department of Commerce, Division of Securities, through its Attorney General,...

David Lawrence Rare Coin Internet Auction #953 Now Open for Bidding

By David Lawrence Rare Coins ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #953 is now live with a great selection of 327 fresh, new coins, 50 No...

NGC Grades New York Bank Hoard of 16,000 Morgan Dollars

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified the New York Bank Hoard, a group of 16,000 Morgan Dollars that had been stored in sealed US...

United States Mint: Declaration of Independence Preamble Platinum Proof Coin Available...

The United States Mint will release the second coin in its Preamble to the Declaration of Independence Platinum Proof Coin Series on January 31...

Ancient Coin Profile – Pompeia’s Pick: Gold Coin of the Great...

By Lorie Ann Hambly for Heritage Auctions ......   Pompeia's pick this time is a departure from our usual run of Greco-Roman coins: A gold double-dinar...

World Coin Profile – British Virgin Islands 2015 – Pink Titanium...

British Virgin Islands 2015  - Pink Titanium Coin Description Following the popularity of previous Titanium coins, Pobjoy Mint is delighted to announce the release of a...

National Bank of Ukraine Issues “Carol of the Bells” Commemorative Coin

By National Bank of Ukraine....   On January 5, 2016, the National Bank of Ukraine held a presentation to celebrate the creation of two commemorative coins...

Hot Lips and Scar Face: Two Dramatic 1888-O Morgan Dollar Varieties

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   In my previous sortie into VAM territory, I mentioned the 1888-O “Hot Lips” variety of Morgan dollar....

Coin Profiles – Hobo Nickels

The hobo nickel is a sculptural art form involving the creative modification of small-denomination coins, essentially resulting in miniature bas reliefs. The nickel, because...

Be Wary of So-Called “Trump Coins” Cautions Professional Numismatists Guild

So-called “Trump coins” are being offered in the marketplace, and they may be delightful souvenirs, but in many cases should not be mistaken for...

CoinWeek Podcast #90: Collecting the Susan B. Anthony Dollar – Audio

 CoinWeek Podcast #90: Collecting the Susan B. Anthony Dollar - Audio Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to...

Coin Collecting Strategies – In the Hobby, Change is Constant

Coin collecting with Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   Coin Collecting Strategies and tastes in coins have evolved over the years. Coin collecting habits in the United...

United States 1969-S Lincoln Memorial Cent

Description: The 1969-S Lincoln Memorial cent is collected by many people for many reasons. Among Lincoln cent enthusiasts, the coin is, at the very least, coveted...

Stack’s Bowers Ancient Coins: Superb Mint State Aureus of Galerius

By Chris Chatigny - Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   The momentum is increasing for our Stack’s Bowers Galleries August ANA World’s Fair of...

Medallic Portraits of Abraham Lincoln: Beyond Brenner

By Eric Brothers for CoinWeek .....   When one thinks of the image of Abraham Lincoln upon a coin, Victor David Brenner's cent is the first...

Uncool Coins! Update: 1850 Liberty $20 Listed on eBay for 99...

The results are in... By CoinWeek News Staff....   In a recent Uncool Coins! 4K video segment, CoinWeek brought you the heartrending story of an 1850 Liberty...

A $20,000 Franklin Half Dollar? You Bet! Auction Ends Tonight.

By CoinWeek .....   On the evening of March 26, David Lawrence Rare Coins will sell a modern certified coin for a price approaching $20,000 USD....

Bank of Thailand to Launch Commemorative Banknote Honoring King’s 70 Years...

By Bank of Thailand ....   Mr. Veerathai Santiprabhob, Governor of the Bank of Thailand (BOT), recently unveiled a 70-baht commemorative banknote to celebrate the 70th...

Beautiful Draped Bust Half Dollar Among Gem Type Coins of Latest...

By David Lawrence Rare Coins ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #1059 includes a selection of 415 New Items along with 100 No Reserve Lots and 50...

Ancient Coins – Choice Marcus Aurelius Gold Aureus at 2017 ANA...

By Chris Chatigny, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stacks Bowers ......   The Stack's Bowers Galleries August ANA World and Ancient coin catalog is now online. For...

Sentencing Date Changed for Importer of Counterfeit Coins, Holders

April 25 is the new date for Kirschner’s sentencing hearing   U.S. District Court Judge Robert B. Kugler had been scheduled to sentence Jonathan A. Kirschner...

Second Queen’s Beasts Release from Royal Mint Arrives at APMEX

The Royal Mint’s second release of The Queen’s Beasts Series – The Griffin – is now available at APMEX! The Griffin of Edward III is...