Whitman Publishing Releases Expanded New Guide Book of Lincoln Cents

Whitman Publishing has released an expanded, updated second edition of its best-selling Guide Book of Lincoln Cents, a popular entry in the Bowers Series...

World Coin News – Final Issue in Penguin Series Released by...

Falklands 50p Penguin Series - The Magellanic Penguin Final 50 pence piece of the four-coins set! Complete your collector’s album! Cupro Nickel ‘Diamond Finish’...

Auction 978 from David Lawrence Rare Coins Closes Sunday

By David Lawrence Rare Coins ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #978 offers a fantastic selection of 430 new items, 65 No Reserve lots and 23...

Commentary: Coin Market Isn’t Cooling Down This Fall

Yellow metal's acceleration is drawing gold bugs back to the market By Jim Bisognani - NGC Contributor ........   Cooler temperatures at night here in New England...

CIT: Latest Coin in Summit Series Commemorates Mt. Everest

Cook Islands. 25 Dollars 2017. Silver .999. 5 oz. 65 mm. BU. Mintage: 777 pcs. Design: Coin Invest Trust. Mint: B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The...

Damaged U.S. Currency Redemption Services for Citizens Affected by Hurricanes Harvey...

By Bureau of Engraving and Printing ......   If hurricane victims have currency that has been damaged by flood waters resulting from Hurricanes Harvey or Irma,...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 15, 2017: Cash or Credit, Company...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 15, 2017: Brain Food 1.) Why the world has so many Guineas As colonisers carved up the continent, many...

Struck Counterfeit Coin of the Week: 1795 “S-76b” Large Cent

By Jack D. Young, Early American Coppers (EAC) ......   This installment starts with a 2012 internet-listed example deemed a counterfeit and removed from that venue;...

Q. David Bowers: Welcome to the Wonderful World of Morgan Silver...

By Q. David Bowers - Stack's Bowers ...... (Or, if you're already familiar with this series, you may still enjoy my comments concerning the coins) Background We...

PNG: Three Tips To Avoid Gold Scams

Following the recent fraud charges filed by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) against a California gold seller, a trade group composed of veteran...

NGC Certifies Unique Washington “Dollar”

A mid-19th-century fantasy earned its place in US numismatic history A unique copper specimen of the famed “Washington Dollar Fantasy” was recently certified by Numismatic...

Monex: Will the CFTC End Retail Bullion Leverage?

By Joshua Gibbons - About.Ag - for CoinWeek ....   I first started following Monex in late 2014, about a year after the U.S. Commodities Futures...

CCG Appoints Eur-Seree Collecting Co., Ltd. as Official Submission Center in...

The Certified Collectibles Group (CCG) has appointed Eur-Seree Collecting Co., Ltd. as an Official Submission Center in Thailand. Eur-Seree Collecting Co., Ltd., Thailand’s largest...

Stack’s Bowers Hong Kong Recap – Dragon and Phoenix Gold 1,500...

By Chris Chatigny, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stacks Bowers ......   Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio is thrilled to present the results for another exciting large sized...

Legend Coin Market Report – The Long Beach Show

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   INCLUDED IN THIS MARKET REPORT ARE EXPERIENCES AND OBSERVATIONS FROM OUR POINT OF VIEW. LEGEND NUMISMATICS MOSTLY DEALS...

Did Louis Eliasberg Understand and Pursue Gem Quality Coins?

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #384 An Ongoing Column by Greg Reynolds .....   An often repeated viewpoint...

PCGS to Recognize CAM and DCAM for Canadian PL and Specimen...

PCGS' Announcement might shake up Modern Canadian coin market Effective September 1, 2017, the Professional Coin Grading Service will begin recognizing Cameo and Deep Cameo...

Provident Metals Announces Acquisition by Private Investor Group

Allows consumers further expansion of online selection of bullion and coins Provident Metals, an industry-leading provider of international and domestic bullion and IRA-eligible precious metals,...

Convicted Gold Scammer Larry Bates Sentenced to 21 Years in Federal...

Convicted of all 46 counts against him, 73-year-old Bates evades maximum sentence of 20 years for each one By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On Thursday,...

U.S. Mint Ellis Island Quarters 3-Coin Set on Sale September 14

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2017 America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™ -Ellis Island (product code 17AM) on September...

In the Early Days of Stack’s: Growing up in a Numismatic...

By Harvey Stack - Co-Founder, Stack's Bowers Galleries ..... Links to Part 1 | Part 2 The Postwar Years World War II came to an end in...

U.S. Mint News – Four Piece Silver Medal Set Pricing Announced

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   According to the Federal Register on Tuesday, September 12, the United States Mint has announced its price for the 2017...

Hurricane Irma Update from NGC and Certified Collectibles Group

Sarasota, Florida, office did not sustain any damage and reopened as scheduled at 8:45am EST this morning. The Certified Collectibles Group (CCG) is grateful for...

Former ANA President Jeff Garrett: World’s Fair of Money Recap

Reflections on the author's 44th ANA show (and counting!) By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   It has been about a month since the...

NGC Grades Rare and Beautiful ‘Una and the Lion’ Proof Coin

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) recently graded an example of the iconic 1839 Victoria gold “Una and the Lion” Five Pounds, which is widely considered...

CAPTA: The Coinage of Roman Imperial Conquest

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz ....   He hath brought many captives home to Rome Whose ransoms did the general coffers fill: -- Shakespeare, Julius Caesar,...

Look Back: United States 2011 September 11 National Medal

Description: The 2011 September 11 National Medal honors the 10th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in New York City, Washington, D.C., and...

British Museum’s Roger Bland to Receive 2017 Huntington Award from ANS

The American Numismatic Society (ANS) awards its 2017 Archer M. Huntington Award for Excellence in Numismatic Scholarship to Dr. Roger Bland. The Trustees of the...

World Paper Money – Georgia Issues New 5 GEL Banknote

By National Bank of Georgia ......   On September 1, throughout the whole territory of the nation of Georgia, renovated banknotes of 5 GEL were entered...

Numismatic Books – Kolbe & Fanning 20% Off Web Sale

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers are holding a 20% off sale on all retail items currently listed on their website at numislit.com. The sale...