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...

Paper Money Auctions – Confederate Notes Dominate Top Prices at Newman...

The Eric P. Newman Collection Part VII, featured more than 2,200 pieces of U.S. and World currency from the numismatic legend’s famed collection including...

Netherlands 2016 Dutch World Heritage: Wadden Sea 10 Euro Gold Coin

Description: The Wadden Sea 10 Euro gold coin, issued by the Royal Dutch Mint, commemorates one of the largest intertidal habitats in the world. Located in...

From the Brink II: An Update on Struck Counterfeits & Damaged...

By Jack D. Young, Early American Coppers (EAC) for CoinWeek ......   This article is intended as a continuation of the information reported in my previous...

Heritage Auctions – Seldom Seen Selections: Finest NGC 1858-S Dime

Heritage Auctions offers desirable Seated Dime Its low mintage and paltry survival rank the 1858-S among the most elusive dimes in the Seated Liberty series,...

Gold Market Newsletter: Gold Remains Quiet into the Thanksgiving Holiday

Commentary for Wednesday, Nov 26th, 2014 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc.……… Gold closed down $0.50 at $1196.50 so little...

Why Invest in Gold and Rare Coins Now

By Don Kagin, Ph.D. - Kagin's Inc.   The following chapter was taken from Don Kagin's new book How to Profit from Rare Coins Now. Signed copies...

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...

Numismatic Literary Guild Has Biggest Plans Ever For ANA Convention

Numismatic Literary Guild Bash food expected to be most extravagant in its history The Numismatic Literary Guild has gargantuan doings planned for the ANA 2017...

Top 10 Women on World Coins, Part 1

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Is there anything better suited to honor the famous figures of history than a coin? Different artifacts...

Royal Canadian Mint Privy-Marked Silver Maple Leaf Bullion Coins Continue to...

The Royal Canadian Mint’s “Wild Canada” privy-marked Silver Maple Leaf (SML) bullion coin series continues to enjoy a strong following as all 50,000 coins...

Nominations Received for ANA Board of Governors

Election Ballots to be Mailed in Late May Every two years, the terms of all American Numismatic Association (ANA) elected officials expire. This includes the...

Primed for a Repeat? 2016 Liberty Centennial Commemorative Gold Coins and...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek....   Excitement is ramping up for the Liberty centennial 2016 gold coins honoring the vintage-1916 designs of the Mercury dime, Standing...

Heritage Inaugural Hong Kong Auction

2015 December 11 - 12 World & Ancient Coins Signature Auction #3043 Heritage is excited to present their inaugural Hong Kong Auction! This historic event...

From the Brink to the Dark Side: Early American Copper Struck...

By Jack D. Young for Early American Coppers (EAC) ......   As introduction, a member of Early American Coppers (EAC) posted on the club's Facebook page...

Specimen 1795 Dollar, Error Rarities Highlight Heritage Auctions US Coin FUN...

1943 Bronze Cents from Philadelphia and San Francisco featured in January 4 Platinum Night FUN Sale Nearly 7,000 lots from private collections, including early U.S....

United States 2009 Abraham Lincoln Commemorative Silver Dollar

  Description -  The 2009 Abraham Lincoln commemorative silver dollar honors the 200 year anniversary of the birth of President Abraham Lincoln. The United States Mint's authority to...

Doug Winter – Lessons Learned: The Kentucky Collection of Quarter Eagles

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   I recently purchased a nice specialized collection of 20 Liberty Head quarter eagles from an individual...

Struck Counterfeit Coin of the Week: 1787 Massachusetts “4C” Half Cent...

By Jack D. Young, Early American Coppers (EAC) for CoinWeek ......   A comment I have heard in regards to these latest struck fakes is that...

Stack’s Bowers Invites You to be Part of the Official ANA...

When the bright sun of August bakes the land from coast to coast, that’s a sign for numismatists to prepare for the annual summer...

World Coin Profiles – Australia 2018 Kookaburra 1 Kilo Silver Coin

Don't forget about the APMEX Escape to Australia Sweepstakes! For a list of eligible coins, CLICK HERE   Description: The Perth Mint continues their popular Kookaburra series...

Designer of Queen’s Fifth Portrait Kicks off Circulating Coin Production

The designer of the fifth definitive coinage portrait of Her Majesty The Queen has kicked off production of the new 2015 circulating coins that...

NGC Ancient Coins – The Tetrarchy of Diocletian

NGC Ancients explores the Age of Diocletian and its coinage The last two months of 284 CE marked a crisis point for the Roman Empire....

Watch CoinWeek’s Inaugural “Midnight Stream” – Top Pop Price Analysis +...

https://youtu.be/N5IvgAG48B8 On Wednesday, August 29, 2018, CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan burned the midnight oil and hosted an impromptu Livestream on the CoinWeek YouTube channel where he...

ANA Members to Receive Awards at Chicago World’s Fair of Money

Numismatics is the study and collection of coins, paper money, tokens, and medals, but at the American Numismatic Association (ANA) it is the people...

Apollo 11 $50 Currency Set Now Available From Bureau of Engraving...

By Bureau of Engraving and Printing ......   The BEP marks the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing with a special commemorative currency set. In...

CoinWeek News Wire for May 12, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for May 12, 2017 Current Events 1.) Indian Demonetization did not impede future black money flows: UN report The Indian government’s demonetisation...

United States Mint Releases Next 2017 America the Beautiful 5 Oz...

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2017 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin-Frederick Douglass National Historic Site (product...

Kolbe & Fanning Announce Oct. 7 Auction of Numismatic Books

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers announce our Sale 147, which will be held on October 7, 2017. The 500-lot sale features selections from the...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Barbara Fox

Barbara Fox is an artist and illustrator, who joined the United States Mint's design staff through the Artistic Infusion Program. She's worked for a...