World Paper Money – New Zealand’s New $5 Bill Wins International...

By Reserve Bank of New Zealand ....   New Zealand’s new "Brighter Money" $5 note has been named Banknote of the Year in a prestigious international...

Oh, Canada: Canadian Coins “Natural” Alternative to U.S. Coins, Pt. 2

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek....   Read Part 1 here. I love United States coins, but I must tip my proverbial toque to Canadian coins, too. While...

Condition Census 1796 Liberty Cap Cent to be Offered on Rarities...

By James McCartney, Stack's Bowers ..... Offered in lot 1027 of our August 2018 ANA World's Fair of Money Auction is a magnificent 1796 Liberty...

Heritage to Offer Douglas Robins Collection of Canadian Tokens at World...

One of the highlights of the upcoming Heritage April 20-24 World Coins Signature Auction is the Douglas Robins Collection of Canadian Tokens, possibly the...

CoinWeek: Jeff Garrett Running for ANA President Defines His Platform

Jeff Garrett, Mid-American Rare Coin Gallery Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek...... Jeff Garret is running unopposed for president of the American Numismatic Association. He discusses his platform and...

PCGS Set Registry: Collectors New App, New Features

New PCGS App takes Set Building Mobile... Thanks to a brand-new app from Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS), collectors can manage their coin collections from...

Give Some Luck This Year with 2nd Release in Pobjoy Mint...

To celebrate the start of the Chinese New Year, Pobjoy Mint has issued a unique coin which incorporates some of the old Chinese traditions...

Plan Now for Numismatic Treasures and Disneyland Discounts at Anaheim World’s...

An eye-opening range of historic coin and paper money treasures is guaranteed to thrill visitors at the American Numismatic Association (ANA) 2016 World’s Fair...

World Coin News – Princeton Receives Bell Collection of Gold Ducats

By Alan Stahl - Curator of Numismatics, Princeton University Library ......   The Princeton University Library Numismatic Collection has just received by bequest the Benjamin R....

U.S. Gold Refinery Pleads Guilty to Anti-Money Laundering Charge

By Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) ....   EDITOR'S NOTE: CoinWeek published an in-depth report on this investigation on April 17, 2017. --CW U.S. Gold refinery Elemetal LLC,...

Ancient Coin News – Metal Detectorist Challenges Alton Hoard Value

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   In 1996, a Briton who was interested in archaeology and metal detecting as a pastime discovered one of...

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series: Coinage of the Normans in Sicily

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek ....   FOR ENGLISH SPEAKERS, THE Norman conquest of England in 1066 is one of the most memorized events in Western...

Ancient Coin Profiles: Roman Imperial Silver Denarius – Caligula & Agrippina...

Overview: Caligula long ago entered the popular imagination as an archetype of the sadistic and depraved Roman emperor. From a distance of almost 2,000 years,...

First Read: The Gold Indians of Bela Lyon Pratt by Allan...

First Read, a continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature... Review by Charles Morgan for CoinWeek ..... The Gold Indians of...

Modern Coins at Stack’s Bowers June Baltimore Auction: Lots You Need...

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   A diverse mixture of U.S. coins, tokens, patterns, and medals will be on offer when Stack's Bowers kicks off...

In Memoriam: Notable Chicago Coin Dealer Walter Perschke Passes Away at...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek .......   “Now is the time to build bridges. When the flood comes, and it will come, you need to be...

NGC, Heritage, Congressman Mike Castle Agree to Exclusive Signature Label Deal

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) and Heritage Auctions have announced that the Honorable Mike Castle has agreed to hand-sign NGC labels exclusively for the companies....

U.S. Coin Patterns for Less Than $5,000 Each, Part 5: “Standard...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #371 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   It is not...

Potential Tax-Free Profits In Tangible Assets

By Patrick A. Heller - Commentary on Precious Metals Prepared for CoinWeek.com....   If you invest in paper assets like stocks, bonds, CDs, and currencies and earn...

State of the Mint – U.S. Mint Coin Sales as of...

By CoinWeek News Staff....   Current coin sales figures* from the U.S. Mint. Products listed are currently available for purchase. Items labeled 'Out of Stock' or 'Sold Out'...

U.S. Rare Coin Market Prepares To Spring Ahead

Colonials court continued comeback; Hidden values in foreign silver; Near Gem $20 Saints huge bargain By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   I dare not...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions to Offer The Konstantine Collection of Capped...

by Legend Rare Coin Auctions.... Fabulous collection features many Condition Census and Finest Known examples. Legend Rare Coin Auctions today announces with great honor and pride...

France 2016 Rooster 10 Euro Silver Coin

Description: The Monnaie de Paris closes out its three-year Rooster coin program featuring the art of longtime mint engraver Joaquin Jimenez. Jimenez’ rooster design debuted in 2014. The 2016...

Presentation Set Highlights Heritage Auctions ANA Currency Platinum Night

Presented with provenance to Henry Herrick Bond, Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, set may bring $500,000 Aug. 12-17 in Chicago An extraordinary Complete Denomination Presentation...

U.S. Mint to Launch Fort Moultrie Quarter Nov. 17

What: The United States Mint will launch the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program coin honoring Fort Moultrie (Fort Sumter National Monument) in South Carolina on...

Eliasberg-Partrick 1787 Massachusetts Cent in C4 Session of Stack’s Bowers Baltimore...

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers .....   Among the many highlights in our Early American Coins session at our November Baltimore Auction...

Money Metals Exchange: Betting on Deflation May Be a Huge Mistake....

By Clint Siegner - Money Metals Exchange....   Precious metals investors heading into 2016 worry the dollar will continue marching ahead, right over the top of...

Certified World Coins – NGC Highlights in the Champion Summer Auction

NGC-certified coins highlight Champion's Summer auction, which will be held in Hong Kong on August 23 The Champion Summer Auction will be held on August...

Legend Numismatics – The Pogue Sale Market Report

First, we'd like to commend Stack's and Sotheby's on the wonderful job they did producing the sale. Everything from the catalog to the auctioneer...

New 2017 Coin Celebrates 1st Ever Sapphire Jubilee for British Monarch

The Pobjoy Mint honors Queen Elizabeth II's reign with $10 British Virgin Islands silver coin ‘Doubled-Headed’ Coin Celebrating the first ever Sapphire Jubilee of...