United States 1887-O Morgan Dollar

Description The 1887-O Morgan dollar, known more officially as the Liberty Head dollar, is a silver coin that was struck at the New Orleans branch...

Behind the Scenes of the James A. Stack 1933 $20 Double...

By Ron Guth .....   James A. Stack is well-known among collectors of high-quality U.S. coins because of the disposition of his collection in several auctions...

Early American Coppers, American Numismatic Society to Remember Specialist and Friend...

On Friday, May 3, 2019, at the Early American Coppers (EAC) Convention in Dayton, Ohio, the EAC and the American Numismatic Society (ANS) will...

CCG Announces Major Coin, Paper Money Certification Initiatives in India

The Certified Collectibles Group® (CCG®) has announced major initiatives in India, the world’s second-most populous country with more than 1.3 billion people. CCG’s independent...

An Overlooked Modern Rarity? Burnished Silver Eagles

By Bullion Shark ......   Since its beginnings in 1986, the American Silver Eagle has become one of the world’s most popular coins. Its stunning...

PCGS Offers $5,000 Bounty for First Submitted Lowell Park W Mint...

Special designations available for West Point quarters submitted during first week and first 45 days of first discovery   The first person to submit for grading...

The Great American Coin Hunt: Millions of Collectible Coins to be...

If you haven’t heard about it by now, you may want to log on to social media and see what all the buzz is...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Spring Hong Kong Auction Realizes Nearly $7 Million

By Stack’s Bowers Galleries ......   Stack's Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce the results of their Spring 2019 auction presented in conjunction with the sixth...

United States Mint 24-Karat Gold Buffalo Proof Coin on Sale April...

The United States Mint will open sales for the 2019 American Buffalo One Ounce Gold Proof Coin (product code 19EL) on April 12 at...

NGC Named Official Grading Service of Sixbid

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has been named the Official Grading Service of Sixbid, a popular online auction platform for coins and paper money. The...

Coin Hobby Gets Some Spring in Its Step From Kagin’s ANA...

Kagin's sale in Pittsburgh provides some nice energy as seasons change   By Jim Bisognani - NGC Weekly Market Report ......   Well, spring training is over; now the new season...

Michigan Coin Dealer To Reward First Five People Who Find A...

By Patrick A. Heller ......   Liberty Coin Service will reward the first five people who bring in one of the new “W” mint-marked 2019 Lowell...

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series – The Seleucids and Their Coins: Part...

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz .....   The Seleucid empire fell apart as things do – internal failures and others’ successes, inevitability and chance. The...

Certified Coin Marketplace: CAC Coins Bring Premiums in March

In addition to faring well in internet sales, CAC-approved coins outperformed other certified coins in live auctions in Maryland and Texas during March. Here...

First US Mint Issues Highlight April Central States Heritage Auction

The Central States Numismatic Society Convention marks its 80th anniversary this year, and Heritage Auctions is proud to be the Official Auctioneer once again....

GreatCollections to Auction 1895 Proof Morgan Dollar

Recently Graded, Last Traded in 1960 for $500; Expected to Realize $150,000+   On Sunday, April 7, GreatCollections will be auctioning a recently re-discovered 1895 Proof...

NGC Grades Mistakenly Released Reverse Proof Cent

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified a 2019-W Reverse Proof Lincoln Cent that was mistakenly released several weeks early by the United States Mint....

Q. David Bowers – Some Reflections on Collecting

By Q. David Bowers - Co-founder, Stack's Bowers ......   Some reflections on collecting in past times, part of a commentary I am doing on the...

Numismatic Auction Site Sixbid.com Alerts Collectors to Fake Invoice Scam

By CoinWeek Staff Reports ....   On Monday, April 1, internet auction site Sixbid.com sent out a notice that several auction houses who sell coins and...

Watch: The Joel R. Anderson Multi-Million Dollar Collection of Paper Money,...

  On February 28, 2019, Stack's Bowers concluded the final session in a four-part paper money offering of the Joel R. Anderson Collection. Anderson is a major...

NGC Celebrates First ‘W’ Mint Mark Quarters With Special New Labels

A special NGC attribution and label are among the ways coin collectors can recognize these historic US Mint releases. Special submission instructions must be...

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...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2019 Wedge-Tailed Eagle 1oz Silver...

Getting its name from the bird's long, distinctively shaped tail, the wedge-tailed eagle is Australia’s largest bird of prey and one of the biggest...

Gold Coin Rarity: What We Can Learn From the Hansen Collection

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   Part One: Gold Dollars Through Three Dollar Gold The once-in-a-generation collection of U.S. coins being assembled by...

Two Years Later, 2017-S Congratulations Set Value Double Issue Price

By CoinWeek Staff Reports .....   On April 4, 2017, the United States Mint surprised the numismatic community with the release of a 2017-S American Silver...

Domed Coin From Pobjoy Mint Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11...

Anyone on planet Earth at the time will remember exactly where they were and what they were doing on July 20, 1969 when Apollo...

High Mint State 1953-S Franklin Half Dollar With Full Bell Lines...

By CoinWeek ....   On Sunday, March 31, a 1953-S Franklin Half Dollar--graded MS-65+ FBL by PCGS and approved by CAC--sold for $38,000 USD on GreatCollections.com...

Former Precious Metals CEO in Contempt of Court for Failure to...

By Commodity Futures Trading Commission ......   The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced today that on March 18, 2019, District Judge James Lawrence King...

MA-Shops: Uncover Coins From the Holy Roman Empire

By MA-Shops.com ......   MA-Shops offers a nice inventory of coins from the Holy Roman Empire. Below, you will see a few examples - such as...

U.S. Mint Announces West Point Mint Mark Circulating Quarter Collectible

Two Million Each of 2019's America the Beautiful Quarters Being Struck at West Point   The United States Mint announced today that it has released the...