American Numismatic Society Gives Huntington Award to Dr. Michael Alram

On June 7, 2016, the American Numismatic Society (ANS) honored Dr. Michael Alram with the 2016 Archer M. Huntington Award in recognition of his...

Author Allan Schein Wins Pradeau Award from Mexican Numismatic Society

On May 20, 2016, the Sociedad Numismática de México (Mexican Numismatic Society) bestowed upon Salt Lake City author Allan Schein the Alberto Francisco Pradeau...

Stack’s Bowers Presents the Bull Run Collection at 2016 ANA World’s...

We are pleased to present the Bull Run Collection, a selection of spectacular coins recently consigned to our official auction of the American Numismatic...

Numismatic Crime Prevention – “Think Like a Thief” ANA Summer Seminar

Dealers and Collectors interested in personal and business protection should consider attending the "Think Like A Thief " ANA Summer Seminar. A specialized custom security...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions Announces Sale of Toned Morgan Dollar Northern...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions proudly announces that we will be selling the incomparable Northern Lights Collection of Toned Morgan Dollars, beginning in the Regency...

ICTA: Minnesota Law Targeting Coin Dealers Amended

ICTA Led Industry Effort Revises Most Troublesome Aspects of State Law By Industry Council for Tangible Assets ......   Minnesota governor Mark Dayton (D) recently signed the...

Liberty Coins Giving Away Free Money in Store Saturday, June 18

In conjunction with a remote broadcast by 94.9 FM WMMQ morning host Deb Hart at their store in Lansing’s Frandor Shopping Center on Saturday,...

Russia Issues Latest Architectural Monument Commemorative Coin

By Bank of Russia ......   On June 14, the Bank of Russia releases into circulation a 25-ruble silver commemorative coin honoring the "Russian Parnassus" -...

Elusive Full Steps 1969-D Jefferson Nickel Featured in 2016 ANA World’s...

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers .....   While the earliest days of the U.S. Mint boast the greatest density of true rarities,...

Grading & Certification – NGC Grades 35 Millionth Coin

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has become the first third-party coin grading service to grade 35,000,000 coins. NGC has long been the world’s largest third-party grading...

Whitman Releasing Obsolete Paper Money Encyclopedia Vol. 7 June 28

Whitman Publishing announces the upcoming release of volume 7 of the Whitman Encyclopedia of Obsolete Paper Money, by Q. David Bowers. In 736 pages...

U.S. Mint 2016 American $1 Coin and Currency Set Avail. June...

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for 2016 American $1 Coin and Currency Set (product code 16RA) on June 16 at noon...

Positive Protection Guard Tackles Suspected Coin Thief In Long Beach –...

By Positive Protection, Inc. .....   A suspected thief was tackled by a Positive Protection, Inc. security guard as the suspect tried to escape at the...

Royal Mint Gold Bullion Now Available

The Royal Mint has revealed the next stage in its expansion as a world class bullion supplier with the announcement that Royal Mint gold...

Rare World Coins – Fantastic Gem Proof 1908 25 Rubles

By Chris Chatigny and Bruce Walker - Numismatists & Catalogers, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   We have another exceptional gold coin to preview from our upcoming...

Spink USA Rare Coin Auctions: Maundy Money, Militaria and More

The upcoming Spink Collector's Series Sale in New York, June 22 and 23, 2016, will feature a large and interesting offering of South and...

Latest Silver Niobium Castles of Luxembourg, Gold Cultural History Coins Released

By Central Bank of Luxembourg ....   On Friday, June 3, 2016, Serge Kolb, director of the Central Bank of Luxembourg (BCL), conducted the official presentation...

Bank of Malta Issues Silver Coin to Commemorate 450th Anniversary of...

By Central Bank of Malta ....   On 27 May 2016 the Central Bank of Malta issued a silver coin to commemorate the 450th anniversary of...

Royal Mint Celebrates Trafalgar Square with 2016 UK £100 Coin

The Royal Mint is to feature a ‘snapshot’ of London’s Trafalgar Square on a limited-edition £100 fine silver commemorative coin – the third in...

World Coins – Exceptionally Rare Korean Pattern Coinage

By Chris Chatigny - Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Our Stack's Bowers and Ponterio August Hong Kong Showcase Auction features a nice range...

43rd Raleigh Money Expo Coming to North Carolina Fairgrounds June 24-26

The 2016 Raleigh Money Expo™, presented by the Raleigh Coin Club (Raleigh, NC), is just weeks away. The Expo will host collectors on Friday,...

JM Bullion Now Selling Scottsdale Mint Products

Two Coins, Tombstone Silver Nugget Bars, Stacker Rounds, and Patriot Metals Stacker Silver Bars Responding to increased demand for unique high-quality bullion, JM Bullion is...

Shows & Conventions – TOREX Coin Show June 25 & 26

By Toronto Coin Expo (TOREX) .....   Don't miss... TOREX - Canada's National Coin Show at the fabulous Hyatt Regency on King in downtown Toronto’s vibrant...

U.S. Mint Launches Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Quarter

Image credit: United States Mint; composite: CoinWeek The United States Mint joined the National Park Service (NPS) today to officially launch the America the Beautiful...

Rare World Coins – Historically Significant Yunnan Ration Gold Coin

By Chris Chatigny - Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   For this week’s preview of our upcoming Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio August Hong Kong...

World Paper Money – The Riksbank Wants Selma, Jenny and Gustav!

By Sveriges Riksbank ....   There is now less than one month left until the older 20-krona, 50-krona and 1,000-krona banknotes become invalid and there are...

Royal Mint ‘Strikes Gold’ to Remember England’s FIFA World Cup™ Triumph...

Fifty years since footballing legend Bobby Moore hoisted the Jules Rimet trophy in front of 96,924 fans at Wembley Stadium, The Royal Mint is...

Bullion & Precious Metals – CFTC Charges Florida-Based Berkley Companies with...

Massachusetts Resident Jeffrey Slemmer, Florida Residents Christian Dorrian and Adam Roth, and Their Florida-Based Companies Charged with Fraud, Engaging in Illegal, Off-Exchange Precious Metals...

CCAC Announces Public Meeting for June 27

Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135(b)(8)(C), the United States Mint announces the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) public meeting scheduled for...

Bank of Portugal to Issue €2.5 Cante Alentejano Commemorative Coin

By Central Bank of Portugal .....   The Central Bank of Portugal (Banco de Portugal) will issue a cupronickel-alloy collector coin into circulation on 8 June...