1907 High Relief Wire Edge $20 Double Eagle Gold Highlight of...

By David Lawrence Rare Coins  ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #1066 includes a selection of over 450 New Items featuring 100 No Reserve Lots and 30...

The Story of the 1973/74 Aluminum Lincoln Penny

By Blanchard & Company ......   How do you run a successful business? You make sure that costs don’t exceed revenues. However, in a 2014 biennial report to...

Why Are Premiums on Sovereign Bullion Higher Than on Generic Bullion?

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   Coin collectors and precious metals investors often ask the question: “Why would I pay more for an American Silver Eagle...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Tuvalu 2019 Barbie 60th Anniversary 2oz...

This beautiful vintage-inspired rose gold coin, featuring a stunning Argyle pink diamond, is the second release in an exclusive series celebrating 60 years since...

NGC Ancients – Silver Coinage of the Greek Kings of Ptolemaic...

Silver coins of ancient Greek kings of Ptolemaic Egypt remain popular   By Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   Coinage of the Greek kings of Ptolemaic Egypt has long fascinated...

Pobjoy Mint Issues ‘Big Five’ Lion 2 oz Silver Coin

Introducing the Lion - King of the African Savannah Pobjoy Mint is delighted to announce the release the second coin in a series of five...

The Coin Analyst: What Are Your 50 State Quarters Worth Now?

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com ......   Has it really been nearly 20 years since the 50 State Quarters program kicked off? Time has certainly flown...

Between Text and Objects: Ancient Coins and the “Periplus of the...

The American Numismatic Society Presents a Lecture with Dr. Shailen Bhandare on Tuesday, December 10, 2019: Between Text and Objects: Coinage and the “Periplus...

Künker Summer Auction Sales 337-338 Now Online

Künker Auctions by Künker GmbH ......   Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, The catalogues for our upcoming Summer Auction Sales are now online. From 22 to 26...

The Modern Coin Market is Motivated!

By Jim Bisognani – Numismatic Guaranty Corporation .....   While the modern coin market is hot, Ancient world coins an exciting option; Colonial era coins from...

United States 2017 American Liberty 225th Anniversary Gold Coin

Description: In 2017, the United States Mint celebrated the 225th anniversary of its creation with the construction of the Philadelphia Mint as authorized by the...

Ancient Coin Profiles: Silver Stater of Tarsus

Overview: Tarsus Tarsus was an ancient city located on the southern Mediterranean shore of Asia Minor in what is now modern Turkey. It was already ancient...

Candidate Designs for Mayflower Gold Bullion Coin, Platinum Eagle, “Flowbee” Dollar

By CoinWeek Staff Reports .....   The latest meeting of the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) started this morning at 9:30 am EST and will run...

First United States Coin? David McCarthy Believes It’s the Quint.

From CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan: Senior numismatist for Kagin's, David McCarthy has just published new research into the Type 2 Quint pattern coin that has...

Stack’s Bowers Auction at the ANA World’s Fair of Money

By Lianna Spurrier for CoinWeek .....   Stack’s Bowers will host a series of auctions at the 2019 ANA World’s Fair of Money in Chicago, featuring...

Look Back: United States 2011 September 11 National Medal

Description: The 2011 September 11 National Medal honors the 10th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in New York City, Washington, D.C., and...

Mike Byers Mint Error News – 1973-S Proof Clad Ike Dollar...

By Mike Byers for Mint Error News ......   This is one of the most spectacular Proof Ike dollar mint errors of all time. Not only...

The MBMY Collection—Chinese Pattern Coins (and More!) for the Connoisseur

Chinese Pattern Coins by Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   Our monumental 10th Anniversary Hong Kong auction, marking a decade of...

PAN: 112 Years Later, Memorial Plaque, Exhibit Honors Carnegie Hero Medal...

By Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists (PAN) ....   It was a typical June evening when Ivah Coles, age 21, and Richard Cromwell, age 20, went for...

CoinWeek Weekly Coin Report – November 2, 2015 – Video: 5:19

  In this week's edition of the CoinWeek Weekly Report, CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan discusses the United States Mint's recent sellout of the Lyndon B....

Saudi Arabia Issues Its First Polymer Banknote

By CCL Security .....   The Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority has issued the Kingdom’s first polymer banknote. The new 5 Riyal banknote uses Guardian™ polymer substrate by...

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...

Some of Sedwick’s Favorite Things in Upcoming Treasure Auction #20

By Cori Sedwick Downing - Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ......   As you peruse our catalog online, you might enjoy some of the items that stand...

Talers of the Habsburg Dynasty in Stack’s Bowers August Auction

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   The Habsburgs came to dominate European affairs for nearly four centuries, with the family...

Understanding the 1938-D D Over S Buffalo Nickel Variety

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for PCGS ......   The Buffalo Nickel series, running from 1913 through 1938 and designed by James Earle Fraser, yields many rare and...

Gold Ducat – Oldest Continuously Issued Gold Coin in the World...

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   After a span of 32 years, the design of the Dutch Gold Ducat is being given a new, historically...

NGC Certifies Extremely Rare 1819 British Sovereign for Royal Mint

The Royal Mint of the United Kingdom entrusted Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) to certify an example of one of the greatest rarities of British...

Ancient Coin News – 2,000-Year-Old Roman Bronze Coins Found in Switzerland

Credit: Aargau canton archeology department   By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   A team of archaeologists in Switzerland are trying to make sense of a discovery...

The Daric: Persian Gold – CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek .....   The Achaemenid Empire of Persia ruled much of the Middle East from 550 to 330 BCE. With a diversity...

Medieval Numismatics: Coins of the Crusaders

Crusaders coins survive in surprising abundance and have much to tell us about this distant era, which has so many parallels to contemporary events. CoinWeek...