Incredible 1796 Quarter Eagles in Stack’s Bowers November Baltimore Auction

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers ......   Showcased in Rarities Night of our November 2017 Baltimore Auction is a rare treat for...

American Numismatic Association Cancels 2020 Summer Seminar

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) announced that the 2020 Summer Seminar, scheduled for June 27-July 9 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, has been cancelled due...

Understanding World Coins: The Lunar and Solar Hijri Dating Systems

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   AH1299 (1882) 10 D Lec-188 Paris Morocco PCGS MS64 The Hijri Lunar Dating System The Hijri lunar dating system is the...

Royal Australian Mint Celebrates 30 Years of Iconic $2 Coin

By Royal Australian Mint ......   Exactly 30 years ago, Australia’s two dollar note was retired and the two dollar coin was born. Today (20 June...

Gem 1878 Carson City Morgan Silver Dollar Offered at GreatCollections

By CoinWeek ....   On Sunday, November 1, bidding ends on GreatCollections.com for this 1878-CC Morgan silver dollar graded MS-66 by PCGS. Over two million Morgan dollars...

Proof and Mint Sets: Coins of a Lifetime

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   Finding that first Lincoln Wheat cent or Mercury dime in pocket change. Finishing your first coin folder. Making your...

This Little Piggy Went to Market: Boars, Hogs, Sows and Piglets...

Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek ....   INTELLIGENT, ADAPTABLE AND OMNIVOROUS, PIGS have long been companions to humans. We know from cave paintings...

Bullion Shark: A Brief Overview of the United States Mint’s History

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   The United States Mint has served the American people for 228 years. It produces circulating coins, bullion coins, numismatic coins,...

The Curious Case of the 1855-C Gold Dollar

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ......   CoinWeek Content Partner   I can’t think of a single branch mint gold coin that has performed as poorly from a...

Hearts and Royals Treasure Auction Features Gold & Silver Rarities –...

Daniel Frank Sedwick, www.sedwickcoins.com. Interviewer/Producer: David Lisot. Daniel Sedwick talks about the upcoming “Heart & Royals” Treasure Auction in Orlando, Florida on October 29, 2015....

Proof V Nickel, Barber Half Dollar Collections at David Lawrence Rare...

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #1120 consists of over 400 brand NEW coins plus over 35 Vault Values and...

Modern Coin Mart: 1st Legal Tender Trump Coins in NGC Red...

2017 Donald Trump Legal Tender Proof Coins Exclusive Inaugural Releases Designations + Red Core Holders! As 2016 came to a close, U.S. citizens campaigned, discussed, and exercised...

New Influx of Fake Gold Bullion Unsettling Investors Around the World

Increasing sophistication of bullion forgeries a concern for the United States Mint as well   By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek .....   While the numismatic world combats a...

2021 Year of the Ox 1 Kilo Silver Coin With Gold...

A prestigious collectible crafted from 1 kilo of 99.99% pure silver and featuring a one-gram gold privy insert, this coin is a rare release...

Cleaned Copper Coins May Be Challenging to Detect

Posted by David W. Lange, NGC Research Director This month Dave discusses the difficulty of detecting cleaned copper and bronze coins My recent column on the...

Blue Ridge Parkway Silver Bullion Coin Sales to Resume, 2014 American...

By CoinWeek News Staff....   According to Lateefah Simms of the U.S. Mint's Office of Corporate Communications, sales of the 2015 America the Beautiful Quarters Blue...

Gold Markets Report – Gold Continues Higher – Safe Haven

Commentary for Monday, June 3, 2016 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed up $16.90 at $1,322.70 today. It’s...

Bid on This PCGS Proof 67 Cameo 1881 Morgan Dollar at...

By CoinWeek ....   In three days--on Sunday, July 28--bidding ends on GreatCollections.com for this 1881 Proof Morgan dollar, graded PR67CAM by PCGS and sealed in...

Heritage Offers Dr. Charles Collection of Mercury Dimes in Month-Long Auction

Among the current Month-Long auctions offered by Heritage is the Dr. Charles Collection of Mercury Dimes, open for bidding through February 22 at Coins.HA.com....

Royal Mint Commemorates 100 Years of the Unknown Warrior With Remembrance...

As the original maker of UK coins, The Royal Mint has marked milestone moments in history for over a thousand years. Now it has...

Precious Metals Market Review: Gold slides 0.4% on factory data, dollar

Precious Metals Market Review by Bill Musgrave - American Gold Exchange Gold Market News for November 3, 2014. Gold slid 0.4% to close under $1,167, near a four-year...

Seven Dutch Monarchs: The Gulden on MA-Shops

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   I was reading through some numismatic books for a new subject for this blog, and...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries Showcases World Coins and Currency in the Upcoming...

Stack’s-Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce details of their upcoming World Coin, Ancient Coin and World Paper Money Auction, to be held in conjunction...

Classic U.S. Silver Coins highlight Winter ANA Coin Auction

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #267 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

High Mint State 1953-S Franklin Half Dollar With Full Bell Lines...

By CoinWeek ....   On Sunday, March 31, a 1953-S Franklin Half Dollar--graded MS-65+ FBL by PCGS and approved by CAC--sold for $38,000 USD on GreatCollections.com...

Central Bank of São Tomé & Príncipe Celebrates 25th Anniversary with...

By De La Rue, plc .....   The Central Bank of São Tomé and Príncipe (Banco Central de São Tomé e Príncipe) has today unveiled a...

Australia’s $2 coin gets an Invictus Games Sydney 2018 Makeover

by the Royal Australian Mint.... An image of a wheelchair competitor adorns Australia’s newest circulating coin, unveiled today by the Royal Australian Mint (the Mint)...

Struck Counterfeit Coin of the Week: 1796 “S-93” Large Cent +...

By Jack D. Young, Early American Coppers (EAC) ......   This latest installment in the continuing summary of deceptive struck counterfeits documented to date centers around...

NGC and ASG Grading Breast Cancer Awareness Coin and Stamp...

The US Mint will release a limited-edition 2018 Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin and Stamp Set on Oct. 1, 2018. The sets can be...

CoinWeek Podcast #104: South Dakota vs. Wayfair and Its Potential Impact...

 CoinWeek Podcast #104: South Dakota vs. Wayfair and Its Potential Impact on You Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or...