NGC Certifies Rare Moroccan Gold Coin

NGC graders have certified a rare 1787 Moroccan 10 Mithquals. The Morocco AH1201 (1787 AD) 10 Mithquals (or 10 Riyals) coin is a rarity with...

U.S. Mint, BEP to Participate in FUN Annual Convention

The United States Mint and the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) will share booth #1801 at the Florida United Numismatists (FUN) Convention January...

New Book on French Coinage Made for American Colonies out Jan....

By Colonial Coin Collectors Club....   On January 3, 2016, the Colonial Coin Collectors Club (C4) will release Sydney F. Martin’s latest book, French Coinage Specifically...

‘Chewie, We’re Home’: New Han Solo Star Wars(TM) Silver Coin from...

By Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce....   Officially licensed Star Wars collectible coins offered exclusively at CIBC With the new Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens...

Odyssey Marine $21 Mil. Deal Retires Debt, Retains Interest in Future...

By Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc....   Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc. (NASDAQ:OMEX) has sold certain intangible and tangible assets primarily related to its shipwreck business for $21...

Malta Issues Commemorative EU Flag 30th Anniversary €2 Coin

By Central Bank of Malta ....   On 18 December 2015, the Central Bank of Malta issued a €2 coin commemorating the 30th anniversary of the...

French Coins – The Sower 2016 – the Teston – Monnaie...

THE SERIES’ SPIRIT The Sower has been a pattern of French numismatic history for over a century. Originally, the Sower was designed by Oscar Roty...

U.S. Mint Silver Products, Sets & More Going off Sale Dec....

Section 73002 of Public Law 114-94, enacted on December 4, 2015, requires that all proof and uncirculated versions of the American Eagle Silver Dollar...

Lithuania Says Thank You on Country’s First 2 Euro Commemorative Coin

By Bank of Lithuania....   On Monday, December 14, the Bank of Lithuania issued into circulation the first Lithuanian 2-euro commemorative coin, which is dedicated to...

U.S. Mint: American Eagle Silver Bullion Coins Set New Record

The United States Mint today announced record sales of American Eagle Silver Bullion Coins for the third consecutive year. Once again, global demand for the...

World Paper Money – A Once in a Lifetime Occurrence, One...

As the new year draws near, Spink is able to look back at 2015 fondly and with satisfaction, however they will not be nostalgic...

Heavier Metal: Ancient Coins Made of Lead

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz....   SOFT, DENSE AND DULL, LEAD is an unattractive coining metal. Lead melts at only 327.5° C (621.5° F)...

Howling Wolves: Second Grey Wolf Silver Coin Released to Market

The Royal Canadian Mint debuts its haunting depiction of howling wolves in a 3/4-oz silver coin. The 2016 Howling Wolves coin is the Royal Canadian...

Coins for A’s Inspires Young Coin Collectors

In the movie A Christmas Story (1983) – set in 1940’s Indiana – nine-year-old Ralphie sends away for a Little Orphan Annie Secret Society...

Austrian Mint: Vienna Opera Ball “Blushing in Pink”

On January 20, 2016, the Austrian Mint will issue a silver coin to celebrate the Vienna Opera Ball’s 60th anniversary, with a blush of...

Lunar Year of the Monkey Lock Charm Coin from Pobjoy Mint

By Pobjoy Mint ......   To celebrate the start of the Chinese New Year, Pobjoy Mint has issued a unique coin which incorporates some of the...

ANA: Last Call for Award and Hall of Fame Nominations

Who inspired you to take part in the hobby? Here are two opportunities to make sure that special someone receives the recognition they deserve. Don't...

Celebrate Chinese New Year with NGC Red & Gold Display Boxes

NGC Red & Gold Display Boxes Available Now! Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has created attractive red and gold NGC Display Boxes in celebration of Chinese...

ANS, Newman Numismatic Portal Announce Joint Scanning Project

The American Numismatic Society (ANS) is delighted to announce a joint project with the Newman Numismatic Portal, an online numismatic resource, which will enable...

100th Historic Ancient Coin Auction in Coinvac Digital Archive

By Rasiel Suarez - Coinvac.com....   Ancient coin website Coinvac.com is happy to celebrate the entry of its 100th pre-Internet auction sale. Totaling over 35,000 individual...

Chinese Coins – Singing Praises of the Song Dynasty – Cast...

By Heritage Auctions - (Thanks to Moyun Niu, Heritage's Asian Art specialist, for much of the information)........   A marvelous cast gold ingot, will be offered...

Kick off the New Year with Stack’s Bowers Galleries 2016 NYINC...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce details of their upcoming New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) sale of world coins, world paper money...

Royal Mint Finalists at 2015 Madrid Coin Conference

The Royal Mint has been recognised as finalists for three International Association of Currency Affairs (IACA) 2015 Excellence in Currency Awards at the recent...

Bank of Latvia Issues Collector Coin 500 Years of Livonian Ferding

By Bank of Latvia ....   On Tuesday, December 8, 2015, Bank of Latvia (Latvijas Banka) issued a new 5-euro silver collector coin dedicated to...

Naville Numismatics Live Auction 19 Now Online

By Naville Numismatics Ltd....   It is our pleasure to present Naville Numismatics (NN) Live Auction 19. The auction will close on Sunday 13 December 2015, 18.00...

Museum of American Finance’s John Herzog Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

John E. Herzog, retired financial services CEO, is honored with Lifetime Achievement Award In Beijing By Virginia Besas - Museum of American Finance .....   John E....

Dished Coin Celebrates 800th Anniversary Magna Carta

By Pobjoy Mint....   To celebrate the 800th Anniversary of the Signing of the Magna Carta, Pobjoy Mint is delighted to announce the release of a...

PCGS Launches 30th Anniversary with Historic Sample Slab Display at FUN

Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) will launch a year-long 30th anniversary celebration at the upcoming 2016 Florida United Numismatists (FUN) convention by turning back...

United States Wins 2016 Coin of the Year Award

By Connor Falk - World Coin News....   The United States Baseball Hall of Fame cupped clad half dollar has been named Coin of the Year...

Winning ANA 2016 National Coin Week Theme Selected

The 2016 National Coin Week theme, "Portraits of Liberty: Icon of Freedom,” celebrates depictions of Liberty from ancient to modern times on coins and...