South Africa 2017 Gold Krugerrand

Description The 2017 South African Krugerrand 1-ounce gold coin marks the 50th anniversary of one of the world’s most famous bullion coins. The South African...

A Dozen Unheralded San Francisco Gold Issues Which (Almost) Never Come...

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ......   There are numerous San Francisco issues that are known for their typically ratty appearance. This “rattiness” may...

Elusive Mint State Liberty Head Gold Coins in Baltimore Rarities Night...

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers .....   Lot 3133 in our Rarities Night Session of our March 2017 Baltimore Auction will spotlight...

U.S. Mint Continues to Surprise With 2017-S American Silver Eagle in...

By CoinWeek News Staff ...... Earlier in the week, PCGS tipped off CoinWeek regarding the U.S. Mint's latest surprise release - the 2017-S American Silver...

Tibetan Banknotes, Debut Offering of China Pick 16d at Stack’s Bowers...

By Aris Maragoudakis - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   Tibetan Banknotes from the Lissanevitch Collection   In the April 3, 2017 Stack's Bowers Hong Kong Paper Money...

Heritage Auctions – Seldom Seen Selections: Rare 1818 Gold Half Eagle...

The middle of the Capped Head series offers a trio of scarce-to-rare 1818 half eagles, including two of the most famous reverse die blunders...

New Commemorative Coin Proposals Celebrate 1st Infantry Centennial, National Purple Heart...

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   Two new commemorative coin bills have been introduced recently into the United States Congress: Army 1st Infantry Division Centennial The Duty First...

Four Million Dollar 100 Kilo Gold Coin Gestohlen!

By CoinWeek News Staff .....   Officials at the Bode Museum in Berlin awoke to the shocking reality that one the museum's most valuable holdings, a...

Ancient Coin Profiles: Roman Provincial Bronze Dupondius – Augustus and Agrippa...

Overview: Two intriguing aspects of this coin stand out upon first viewing. By far the most dramatic and alluring of the two is the crocodile...

NGC Certifies Dramatic New Kennedy Half Dollar Variety

Proof Coin Reveals One Style of Mintmark Punched over Another Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified a newly discovered variety for the popular Kennedy Half...

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....

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...

Collecting United States Pattern Coinage

If you are looking for a collecting challenge, consider US pattern coinage By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   The year 2017 is a...

Highlights from the Pogue V Sale: Legendary 1794 S-18b Large Cent,...

By Q. David Bowers - Stack's Bowers ......   Among American coin specialties that attract many enthusiasts who enjoy the field for years, large copper cents...

Classic U.S. Coins for Less Than $500 Each, Part 28: Set...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #376 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   Most of the...

U.S. Mint Releases Mockup Images of 2017 Palladium American Eagle Bullion...

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   One of the items on the agenda for the March 15 meeting of the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) was...

Ask a Grader with Ron Drzewucki: Toned Coins

Ever wondered what grading coins is like? Modern Coin Wholesale's Ron Drzewucki gives CoinWeek the inside scoop By CoinWeek ....   Welcome back for the second installment...

New Silver Predator, Call of the Wild Series Bullion Coins from...

New silver coin features the lynx and elk appears on 99.999% pure gold coin The Royal Canadian Mint has launched a new "Predator" 1 oz.,...

Copper Is Golden: Collecting Classic US Large Cents

Draped bust large cents reveal grand returns; “Make mine milk chocolate please!” By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   According to the calendar, spring is...

Lost Gold Coins of Ancient India Imply Greater Mystery

By Shaquille Brissett for Gainesville Coins ....   Last year, a bevy of ancient gold coins were discovered in the unassuming Indian village of Jankipuram. News...

United States 1923 Peace Dollar

Description: The 1923 Peace dollar is one of the most common issues in the series of dollar coins (1921-35) designed by Anthony de Francisci. Peace...

Counterfeits – The Battle Begins

The best protection against the threat of counterfeits is to buy coins from a reputable source By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   My...

United States 1881-S Morgan $1 Silver Coin

Description: The 1881-S Morgan dollar is a large silver coin that was struck at the San Francisco branch of the United States Mint. Known more...

United States 1912-D Liberty Nickel

Images courtesy David Lawrence Rare Coins Description: The 1912-D Liberty Head nickel was struck during the only year when any of the coins in the series...

United States 1909-S Indian Head Cent

Images courtesy David Lawrence Rare Coins Description: The 1909-S Indian Head cent is a semi-key coin that also represents one of the last issues of the...

APMEX Announces 2017 Silver Maple Leaf Monster Box Giveaway Sweepstakes

APMEX, Inc. is proud to announce the 2017 Silver Maple Leaf Monster Box Sweepstakes, courtesy of the Royal Canadian Mint. One lucky winner will...

The Marvelous Pogue Family Coin Collection, Part 21: Copper Type Coins...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #374 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   For new collectors...

Paper Money Auctions – First National Bank of Medicine Lodge, Kansas...

By Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to offer for the first time to the collecting community an...

United States 1886 Morgan $1 Silver Coin

Description: The 1886 Morgan dollar, known more officially as the Liberty Head dollar, is a silver coin that was struck at the United States Mint...

Teen Weirdo Emperor: The Coinage of Elagabalus

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz ....   ... sport with the passions and prejudices of his subjects, and to subvert every law of nature...