Next Generation Australian $5 Banknote Enters Circulation

By Reserve Bank of Australia .....   Australia's new $5 banknote entered circulation on September 1. Issuance is being supported by an information campaign to ensure...

David Lawrence Rare Coins: Carolina Creek Auction 2 Realizes over $560K,...

Highlights Included: 1895 $1 NGC Proof 66 Cameo, 1873 Doubled Liberty 1c PCGS MS64, 1899-S 25c PCGS MS68 David Lawrence Rare Coins (DLRC) recently offered...

10 Years of Surveys Pays for Longtime Collector – Winner of...

Mercury dime collector and serial entrepreneur, Randal Sadler, wins Annual Numismatic Survey prize Heritage Auctions has awarded a Mint State 1907 High Relief Saint-Gaudens double...

Federal Judge Announces Ruling in SS Central America Case

By Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc ....   Ira Owen Kane, the court-appointed Receiver for the salvor of the SS Central America, Recovery Limited Partnership (RLP), announced...

Gibraltar Issues New £100 Banknote with Holographic Foil

By De La Rue plc ....   HM Government of Gibraltar has issued a new £100 banknote, designed and printed by De La Rue on its...

US Mint News – Forum to Discuss Numismatic Hobby

The United States Mint is holding a one-day Numismatic Forum on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, in Philadelphia, Pa. The purpose of this meeting is to...

Spink Auctions: One Man, One Hand, and a Hell of a...

Spink USA are pleased to announce the auctioning of a rare distinguished service order medal group. It is a testament to one man’s hard...

Ancient Coins – A Stunning Lucius Verus Gold Aureus

Late in 136 CE, the emperor Hadrian adopted a handsome, but otherwise undistinguished aristocrat named Lucius Aurelius Commodus as his intended successor, giving him...

U.S. Mint Opens 2016 Standing Liberty Quarter Centennial Gold Coin Sales...

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2016 Standing Liberty Quarter Centennial Gold Coin (product code 16XC) on September 8 at...

Portugal to Issue €5 Queens of Europe: Catherine of Braganza Commemorative...

By Central Bank of Portugal .....   The Central Bank of Portugal (Banco de Portugal) will put a cupronickel-alloy collector coin into circulation starting 13 September...

NGC Certifies Hornets Nest Collection of Charlotte Mint Gold Coins

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has graded the Hornets Nest Collection, the first complete set of Charlotte Mint gold coins ever assembled. Notably, the collection...

Heritage: Fresh Numismatic Material Highlights Long Beach Auction

Every year, Heritage Auctions looks forward to the Long Beach Expo as the perfect start to the fall, and our September 7-11 auction of...

A-Mark Precious Metals Acquires Majority Stake in SilverTowne Mint

A-Mark Precious Metals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMRK), a full-service precious metals trading company and an official distributor for all the major sovereign mints, has acquired a...

Creation of Coins and Precious Metal Monetary System May Signal ISIS...

UC Riverside political scientist suggests that introduction of coins fits historical pattern of troubled regimes turning to gold as “golden parachute” By University of California,...

National Bank of Ukraine Presents New Banknote Commemorating Famous Writer

By National Bank of Ukraine .....   On August 26, 2016, the National Bank of Ukraine presented a new commemorative 20-hryvnia (₴20 or UAH 20) banknote...

U.S. Mint Announces 2017 America the Beautiful Quarters Program Coin Designs

The United States Mint today announced the five new designs that will appear on the reverses of the 2017-dated coins in the America the...

Monaco Rare Coins Announces Roman Earthquake Relief Fund

Ancient Roman Coins Offer Relief for Italy Earthquake Victims Gold & Silver Romans Purchased This Month Generate a 5% Relief Fund Donation By Monaco Rare Coins...

Two Heroic Astronauts Featured on 2016 Jewish-American Hall of Fame Medal

By Jewish-American Hall of Fame ......   The newest medal in the Jewish-American Hall of Fame series honors two heroic Astronauts--Dr. Jeffrey Hoffman and Dr. Judith...

Gold & Silver News – Perth Mint Unveils Australia’s 2017 Bullion...

The Perth Mint has unveiled the stunning new designs of Australia’s official annual bullion coin program. The 2017 suite of releases showcase Australia’s iconic fauna...

New Guide Book of Peace Dollars Explores America’s Last Silver Dollar...

Whitman Publishing announces the release of the updated and revised third edition of the Guide Book of Peace Dollars, by award-winning numismatic researcher Roger...

CCAC Announces Public Meeting for Sept. 16, 2016

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...

Heritage Auctions: $38+ Million Sold in U.S. & World Coins, Currency...

Heritage's sell-through rate exceeds 95% across the board at World's Fair of Money auctions Aug. 9-13 Heritage Auctions sold more than $38 million worth of...

Coin Shows – Exhibitors Honored at Anaheim World’s Fair of Money

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) presented 47 competitive exhibit awards at the 2016 World’s Fair of Money in Anaheim, California. Winners were announced at...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Hong Kong Auction of Chinese, World Coins and...

August is always an exciting time in Kowloon, Hong Kong, as hundreds of coin and paper money dealers, collectors and enthusiasts gather for a...

Spink: Exceptional 2nd Auction of Nicholas Rhodes Collection of North East...

This September, Spink are pleased to announce, will see the second auction of the magnificent collection of Nicholas Rhodes’ Coins of North East India....

Oldest Coin in the World Acquired by Texas Collector

The oldest coin in the world was just sold by a rare coin company in Austin to a private collector. Estimated to be one...

English Bidder Sets $193,875 World Record for 1933 George V Cent

Rare coin offered as part of $37 million Heritage Auctions event at ANA World’s Fair of Money One of seven-known George V cents – minted...

ANA Honors Notable Numismatists with Service Awards

Recipients recognized at the World's Fair of Money® Awards Banquet and Member Donor Reception The following individuals were formally recognized for their contributions to the...

Legend Regency Auction XIX: A Fabulous PCGS Buffalo Nickel Collection

Legend Rare Coin Auctions is pleased to announce that it is offering one of the finest-ever graded toned example of the basic set of...

New Edition of Whitman’s Guide Book of Morgan Silver Dollars Reveals...

Whitman Publishing announces the release of the new fifth edition of A Guide Book of Morgan Silver Dollars, by Q. David Bowers. The 304-page...