Growing up in a Numismatic Family: The Early Days of Stack’s...

By Harvey Stack - Co-Founder, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Links to earlier parts: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 |...

Goldberg’s Pre Long Beach Auction Highlight – 1913-S Barber Quarter NGC...

    1913-S. NGC graded MS-67+ PQ. A fully white Barber quarter gem with just a touch of peripheral gold toning. Exceptional surfaces as required for this...

Coin Industry News – PNG Accepts Resignation of Member Gary Tancer

Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) Executive Director Robert Brueggeman has announced that the PNG Board accepted the resignation of member Gary Tancer of Boca Raton,...

APMEX Announces Exclusive Pale Horse of the Apocalypse Silver Coin

The Pale Horse of the Apocalypse coin is the fifth APMEXclusive® Silver coin in the Scottsdale Mint’s Biblical Series. The Pale Horse of the Apocalypse...

Monuments Men Receive Congressional Gold Medal

The Congressional Gold Medal was presented collectively to the Monuments Men Foundation on October 22, 2015 during a ceremony in Emancipation Hall of the...

Kagin’s Auction Session 1 Highlights

By CoinWeek .....   If you don’t already know (and how would you not?), Chicago-based auction house Kagin’s, Inc. is returning as the official auctioneer of...

CCAC Discusses 2019 ATB Quarters, OSS Gold Medal at Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) held a short public meeting on February 15 to discuss themes for the...

CoinWeek IQ – The Oddities of Indian Head Cents

By Lianna Spurrier for CoinWeek .....   We all know that there are countless varieties of large cents, meticulously cataloged and collected. Early silver coinage and...

David Lawrence Rare Coins Highlights Flying Eagle Cents in Latest Internet...

Highlight is an 1856 Flying Eagle Cents PCGS/CAC Proof 65 (Eagle Eye Photo Seal). By David Lawrence Rare Coins ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #998 offers...

Collecting Classic Silver Commemorative Coinage (1892–1954)

A look at this often-underrated yet highly interesting series By Jeff Garrett - Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ...... For anyone looking for value when trying to decide...

Gorgeous Gem Judd-67 Pattern Gold Dollar to be Featured at Stacks...

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stacks Bowers ........ While the U.S. Mint in Philadelphia had been striking gold coins since 1795, these quarter...

Rare Chinese Coin Pattern Highlights from Stack’s Bowers April Hong Kong...

By Kyle Ponterio - Senior Numismatist & Cataloguer, Stack's Bowers ......   Chinese Coin Pattern: An Amazing “Fang Kong” Pattern 10 Cash This week's first highlight from...

Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists PAN eNews for October 2017

By Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists (PAN) ......   Welcome to the PAN Coin Show! We hope that you have included us in your plans for this week....

CoinWeek Podcast #23: Former U.S. Mint Director Philip Diehl Discusses Legal...

CoinWeek Podcast #23: Former U.S. Mint Director Philip Diehl Discusses Legal Tender How can legal tender collector coins not actually be treated like money? That's...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – 1850 JB Costa Rica Gold Escudo

 A missing skirt is among the clues that this coin isn't real. Only 6,167 Costa Rican gold escudos were struck in 1850, making it a...

Ireland Issues Silver Coin Commemorating 70th Anniversary of Peace

By Central Bank of Ireland ....   On Tuesday, 27 October, the Central Bank of Ireland launched a €10 limited-issue silver Proof collector coin to commemorate...

Two High Denomination Notes Highlight Stack’s Bowers US Currency Auction

By CoinWeek ....   Stack's Bowers, the Official Auctioneer of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo in Baltimore, is dedicating two sessions of its auction to...

Colombian Pillar Dollar

Until  2009, no one even knew that the 1770 Nuevo Reino Pillar Dollar existed. That changed quickly, however, when an amazing stash of 14...

Submissions Now Accepted for ANA Club Numismatic Publications Contest

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) is currently accepting submissions for the 2018 Outstanding Club Publications competition. The contest is open to member clubs that...

Coinex – London Coin Show Video Playlist

British Numismatic Trade Association Hosts Coinex 2014 in London. VIDEO: 2:05. Christopher Martin, President, Stephen Fenton, Director, BNTA. Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. The BNTA is Great...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions Begins 2018 with Important Rarities in Regency...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions (LRCA) will be conducting its 25th Regency Auction on January 25, 2018 in conjunction with the PCGS Members’ Only Show...

Coin Collecting Strategies – ‘The World is Your Oyster’!

News & Analysis - World Coin Rarities, markets, & collecting #400 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds .....   Pearls come from oysters, and the term pearl is...

CoinWeek IQ: On Collecting Irish Coins of the 20th Century

Coin dealer Del Parker offers this introductory lesson about the modern period of Irish Coinage. The Irish Free State was established in 1922 with the...

The Incredible Gene Gardner Collection, part 4: Second Coin Auction on...

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

APMEX Announces 2017 Great London Sweepstakes

APMEX, Inc. is once again offering the chance to win a trip of a lifetime to London, England. One lucky winner and a guest...

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)...

ANA: Expand Your Numismatic Knowledge Through Technical Seminars

The American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) School of Numismatics is offering a pair of educational courses held in conjunction with the 63rd annual Florida United...

First Day Sales of Jacqueline Kennedy First Spouse Gold Coin Reveal...

CoinWeek Staff Reports....   On June 26, the United States Mint released first-day sales numbers for the 2015 Jacqueline Kennedy First Spouse Series One-Half Ounce Gold...

The Marvelous Pogue Family Coin Collection, Part 1: Finest 1796 –...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #264 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

United States Mint Released James Madison Presidential Silver Medal May 6

The United States Mint released Presidential Medals struck in .999 fine silver in honor of the nation’s fourth president, James Madison, on May 6...