American Numismatic Society Seeks Assistant Curator in American Coin Department

By American Numismatic Society ......   The American Numismatic Society (ANS) seeks an energetic and creative assistant curator to oversee and lead its American Department. The...

CoinWeek IQ: A Preview of Legend Rare Coin Auctions’ 33rd Regency...

By Lianna Spurrier for CoinWeek .....   Legend Rare Coin Auctions will hold their 33rd Regency Auction on June 27 in Las Vegas. It will feature...

Collectors Invited to 2019 PNG Day Coin Show

Visitors get early advantage to buy and sell prior to the annual ANA World’s Fair of Money   The Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) will conduct its...

NGC Ancients – Collecting Byzantine Coins on a Budget

Excellent examples of Byzantine coins are easily affordable   By Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   As we discovered in the previous two columns, the fields of ancient...

Royal Canadian Mint Celebrates 50 Years of Official Languages Act with...

On the 50th anniversary of the Official Languages Act, the Royal Canadian Mint has proudly struck a new silver collector coin celebrating the equal...

CCAC to Review Designs for Congressional Gold Medals, Basketball Hall of...

The United States Mint announces that the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a public meeting, starting at 9:30 a.m. (EDT) on Tuesday,...

Fabled SS Central America Treasure Reveals Extremely Rare, Gem 1856-S Dime

Retrieved in latest SS Central America sunken treasure recovery, top rarity is now graded PCGS MS65 CAC, tied for finest known The SS Central America,...

CoinWeek Selects Top 5 Ancient and World Coins on eBay This...

eBay Ancient and World Coins Selections In our continuing series of curated highlights on eBay, we are pleased to offer up five new coin selections...

The Coinage of Aksum

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz .....   FIVE DAYS MARCH INLAND from the Red Sea, on the hilly Tigray Plateau, stands the city of...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – Altered Date 1856 Flying Eagle Cent

Genuine 1856 Flying Eagle Cent The Flying Eagle Cent By Max Spiegel – Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   The 1856 Flying Eagle cent is an important and...

Special NGC Label and Designation for Apollo 11 Anniversary Week

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) is offering a special label and designation that is available exclusively for 2019 Apollo 11-themed coins received during the anniversary...

Condition Rarity 1884-CC Morgan Dollar Offered at GreatCollections

By CoinWeek ....   Bidding ends Sunday, June 16 on GreatCollections.com for this 1884-CC Morgan Silver Dollar, graded MS-67+ by PCGS and approved by CAC. Struck at...

Paper Money News: BEP Celebrates Moon Landing 50th Anniversary with 2019...

By Bureau of Engraving and Printing ......   In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing...

Early US Coins: Only $361.03 Worth of Chain Cents Were Ever...

By Blanchard & Company ......   It's big, beautiful and very rare. It's also controversial and was only minted for one year, which increases the rarity value...

Lustrous Charlotte Mint Quarter Eagle Gold Highlight of David Lawrence Rare...

By David Lawrence Rare Coins  ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #1069 offers a stunning large cent, a one year type quarter, various beautiful gold examples and...

CoinWeek Podcast #117: Treasury Reverses Course on Harriet Tubman $20 (with...

 CoinWeek Podcast #117: Treasury Reverses Course on Harriet Tubman $20 (with Barbara Howard) Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or...

Will Gold-Backed Currencies Be Revived?

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins ......   It's every goldbug's favorite pipe dream: a return to some kind of gold standard that backs our money. Nothing remotely...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Tuvalu 2019 Star Trek: TOS –...

This exciting new release depicts Captain James T. Kirk with the planet Jupiter. Captain Kirk was immortalized by William Shatner in Star Trek: The Original...

Heritage Long Beach Auction Sells Over $8.3 Million

Gold rarities were the highlights as Heritage's June 6-9 Signature Auction, held in conjunction with the Long Beach Coin and Collectibles Expo, raised close...

Classic US Coins: Looking at Gold Like a Copper Collector

Gold coins with Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   This blog is inspired by reader D.N. who recently sent me a nice unsolicited...

Ron Guth – Five Big Ones: Ira and Larry Goldberg Auctioneers...

By Ron Guth .....   Disclaimer: The author is an independent reporter. He has no affiliation with Ira and Larry Goldberg Auctioneers and he has received...

Royal Canadian Mint Pays Tribute to Normandy Veterans in June Numismatic...

Always proud to celebrate stories of Canadian accomplishment on its coins, the Royal Canadian Mint is launching two new coins honoring the soldiers who...

Stack’s Bowers June Collectors Choice Online Auction of U.S. Coin, Currency...

By Stack's Bowers ......   Our June 2019 Collectors Choice Auction featuring U.S. Coins and Currency is now online. We are pleased to introduce a third...

Heritage Auction Offers Solovey Collection of Japanese and Chinese Foreign Banknotes

We are pleased to offer yet another incredible installment of the Yuri Solovey Collection, consisting of both The Yuri Solovey Collection of Japan and...

NCIC: Coins Stolen From Mail, Fraudulent Checks to Coin Dealers

By Doug Davis - Founder & President, Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) ......   Lost/Stolen USPS The following notes being shipped via USPS have been reported stolen/lost. Michigan The...

Don’t Miss the TOREX National Coin Show June 29-30 in Toronto

By TOREX ......   The TOREX National Coin Show, Canada's National Coin Show at the fabulous Hyatt Regency on King in downtown Toronto’s vibrant entertainment district....

Legendary Manannán – 1st King of Isle of Man – on...

Manannán - 1st King of Man Isle of Man. 5 Pounds. 2019. Silver .999. ca. 3 oz. 55 mm. Antique Finish. Mintage: 999 pcs. B....

CoinWeek IQ: An Introduction to Ancient Indian Punch Mark Coins

By Lianna Spurrier for CoinWeek .....   Ancient coinage developed in three primary, distinct traditions. We all know one of them: the Greek tradition of struck...

Certified Coin Marketplace: CAC Coins Bring Premiums in May 2019

In addition to faring well in online sales during the month of May, CAC-approved coins outperformed other certified coins in auctions in New Orleans...

Jeff Garrett: With the 2019-W Quarter, the Hobby Catches a Break

With the 2019-W quarter program, the Mint shows leadership in boosting numismatics, but more publicity is needed   New W-Mint Quarter with Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty...