African-Americans on US Coins: Representation & Discovery (Part 1)

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   When we sit down to write, we have a few guiding principles. One of our basic...

Last Chance to Bid in Harlan J. Berk’s Ancient and World...

By CoinWeek....   The good news? If you haven't had a chance to do so, there's still time to check out Harlan J. Berk, Ltd's latest...

Live at the ANA with CoinWeek – Relaunch of the PCGS...

The re-launch of the PCGS Rare Coin Market Report Magazine CoinWeek editor Charles Morgan talks with PCGS Marketing Director Steve Sloan about the re-launch of...

First Look: 2017 America the Beautiful Quarter Program Effigy Mounds Design...

CoinWeek breaks down the proposed designs for the 2017 America the Beautiful: Effigy Mounds quarter dollar. In this exclusive video, you will get to see...

New “Money Talks” Lecture Series from American Numismatic Society

The American Numismatic Society (ANS) curators and Fellows are pleased to announce a new lecture series, “Money Talks: Numismatic Conversations”, that begins in January...

Smithsonian Museum Honors Madeleine Albright and Colin Powell

National Museum of American History Inaugural “Great Americans” Award By Smithsonian Museum .....   The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History is presenting its inaugural “Great Americans”...

Dahlonega Gold Set Displayed at University of Georgia

The collection of coins from 1838-1861 is part of the “Gold-Digging in Georgia” exhibit Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) is honored to have certified the Thomas...

World Coin News – Malta Commemorates St. Marija Convoy and George...

By Central Bank of Malta ......   On 14 August 2017 the Central Bank of Malta and MaltaPost issued a joint numismatic product to mark the...

Rare U.S. Coins Moderate to Strong in Platinum Night Auction; Markets...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #291 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

World Paper Money Auction – Archives International XXXIV July 26

Over 1,100 lots of United States, Chinese and worldwide banknotes, coins, scripophily (stocks and bonds), security printing ephemera and the American Bank Note Company’s...

So You’ve Decided to Collect No Motto $10.00 Liberty Head Gold...

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ......   Liberty Head eagles were struck from 1838 through 1907 and exist in two distinct design types: No...

Precious Metals Market Report: Gold scores 2.6% weekly rise – December...

Precious Metals Market Report by Bill Musgrave – American Gold Exchange Gold edged slightly lower on profit-taking, holding above $1,224 and finishing the week 2.6% higher as...

Royal Canadian Mint Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results

The Royal Canadian Mint (the "Mint" or the "Company") today reported its financial results for the 13 and 26 weeks ended July 1, 2017....

Effigy Mounds America the Beautiful Uncirculated 5 Ounce Silver Coin Available...

The United States Mint will open sales for the 2017 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin-Effigy Mounds National Monument (product code 17AJ)...

Why A Coin Collector Should Exhibit at the FUN Convention –...

Robert Russell, Exhibit Chairman, Florida United Numismatists, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. If you have ever thought about creating a numismatic exhibit this will convince you...

US Gold Coins – Battle of the 1838-C vs. The 1838-D...

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner .......   The 1838-C and 1838-D half eagle US Gold Coins are famous issues for similar reasons: they are...

Consign Now for Daniel Frank Sedwick’s Treasure, World & US Coin...

Consign now for Treasure, World, U.S. Coin & Paper Money Auction #22, which takes place November 1-3, 2017. Get top dollar for your collection! If...

Pogue IV Auction Analysis: Why Did You Expect It To Be...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   “We have now one of the huge lots of the evening. The Sultan of Muscat–Childs–Pogue 1804...

Riding the Rails with Hobo Nickels

By Littleton Coin Company ...........   Recently, I’ve seen a few replica rounds out there that copy some designs from the old “hobo nickels”. Turns out,...

CoinWeek News Wire for May 26, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for May 26, 2017 Brain Food 1.) How Learning to Love Coins Made the Vikings Modern The Vikings originally traded with precious...

September Ancient & World Coin Inventory from Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   New Inventory These six coins are just a sample of the 628 recent additions to our inventory. We have added new material...

Kolbe & Fanning: Reminiscences of a Numismatic Bookseller – The Faistauer...

By George Kolbe - Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers .....   Over the past three-and-a-half decades I have traveled far and wide to acquire numismatic libraries....

APMEX Introduces 2018 Gold, Silver Chinese Pandas

APMEX, Inc., a leading Precious Metals retailer based in Oklahoma City, is thrilled to announce that 2018 Gold and Silver Chinese Pandas are now...

Royal Mint Introduces ‘The Queen’s Beasts’ Gold, Silver Bullion Coins

The Queen's Beasts 2016 – The Lion - 1 oz Gold Bullion Coin The Royal Mint has expanded its world-respected bullion portfolio with the addition...

Some Comments on Civil War Tokens & an Appreciation of George...

By Q. David Bowers - Stack's Bowers ......   Over a long period of years, ever since I discovered the world's greatest hobby in 1952 at...

Royal Canadian Mint’s “Heart Of Our Nation” Silver Coin Great Way...

As Canadians far and wide reflect on what their country means to them in the year of its 150th anniversary, the Royal Canadian Mint...

Building a World Class Numismatic Gold Coin Collection: The Josiah K....

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers ......   CoinWeek continues to post Harvey Stack's wonderful series of blogs on not only the building of one...

Royal Mint Unveils New Coin for Princess Charlotte of Cambridge –...

On Sunday, the Royal Mint in London announced the release of a two-coin commemoration to celebrate the birth of Her Royal Highness, Princess Charlotte...

CoinWeek Podcast #16: A Guide to the Austrian Mint’s 25 Euro...

The Austrian Mint's 25-euro Niobium and Silver Coin Series has captured international interest since its 2003 debut. With new designs each year, the coin...

NGC Ancients: The Roman Civil War of A.D. 68–69, Year of...

By Josh Illingworth - NGC Ancients .....   This year marks the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the American Civil War. The concept of civil...