Precious Metals Market Report: Gold dips 0.2% on mixed data –...

Precious Metals Market Report by Bill Musgrave – American Gold Exchange Gold dipped 0.2% in choppy trade to close just under $1,191 as traders digested mixed U.S....

Recent Gold News : Dutch bring 120 Tonnes of Gold back...

Dutch bring 120 tonnes of gold back to Amsterdam from New York DutchNews.NL The Dutch central bank has secretly brought a large part of the national...

The Coin Analyst: Interview with Steve Estes, an Oregon Dealer Retiring...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek....   Steves Estes is a Portland, Oregon dealer who has run a mail order business for over 50 years.  He specializes in...

Commemorative Stories: The 1983-84 LA Olympics Coins – Part VI

By David Provost for CoinWeek.com.... Previous installments of this article can be found here. Following the conclusion of its hearings, the House Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs...

The Stanley Aberdeen Collection of Swedish Plate Money to Anchor Stack’s...

One of the most extensive collections of Swedish Plate Money ever offered at public auction will highlight the Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of...

Italy Offers 2014 Mint Set with Donato Bramante Silver € 5...

CoinWeek Staff Reports...   The Italian State Mint has just released a limited-edition 2014 euro collector set, featuring a commemorative Silver 5 euro coin honoring the 500th...

Rosenblum Auctions Presents the Philadelphia Collection of Israeli & Palestine Coins...

William M. Rosenblum LLC of Littleton, Colorado will be offering “The Philadelphia Collection” in two or three different auctions with the first auction scheduled...

Austrian Mint Nabs 3 of 10 Coin of the Year Categories

CoinWeek Staff Reports.... The Austrian Mint scored three category victories in Krause Publications' 2015 Coin of the Year Awards. Since 1984, Krause has recognized excellence...

NGC-Certified Newman Part V Achieves $10.4 Million

  Highlights from the Heritage Auctions sale include a 1776 Brass "CURENCY" Continental Dollar graded NGC MS 62 and a 1785 Inimica Tyrannis Confederatio Copper...

BEP to Offer $1 Year of the Goat 2015 and $100...

In celebration of the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing is pleased to announce two new additions to its...

Collecting the Coins of Austria: 2 Euro Cent

From the CoinWeek IQ Encyclopedia: 2 Euro Cent (2002-Present) Slightly larger in size and double in "value" than the diminutive 1 cent coin, the 2 euro cent sees...

SAFE Collecting Supplies Is Offering Services And Advice On Maintaining Coin...

SAFE® Collecting Supplies is a Pennsylvania based collecting supply store that provides collecting enthusiasts with a wide variety of tools, cases, supplies and displays...

The Fabulous Eric Newman Collection, Part 12: Pre-1793 Patterns for...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #251 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds The...

Metal Monsters: The Biggest Ancient Coins

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series By Mike Markowitz.... In 2007, Canada captured a world record by producing five examples of a 100 kilogram gold piece (220.5...

Krause Coin of the Year Award: Royal Canadian Mint Portrayal of...

Ottawa, Ontario, November 18, 2014 — The Royal Canadian Mint is honoured that its 2013-dated $3 Fine Silver Coin - Fishing won the Most...

Precious Metals Market Report: Gold jumps 1.2% as PPI hits dollar...

Precious Metals Market Report by Bill Musgrave – American Gold Exchange Gold jumped 1.2%, closing at $1,197 after briefly topping $1,200, as weak U.S. wholesale inflation and...

Paper Money Profile: $10 Silver Certificate Tombstone Notes of 1886-1908

By Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers Galleries .......   Many types of United States currency are known by popular nicknames such as Chiefs, Bisons,...

Collecting the Coins of Austria: 1 Euro Cent

From the CoinWeek IQ Encyclopedia:   1 Euro Cent (2002-Present) The smallest of the circulating euro coins, the diminutive 1 euro cent has virtually no purchasing power but, much...

Precious Metals Market Report: Gold dips 0.2% on dollar, Draghi –...

Precious Metals Market Report by Bill Musgrave – American Gold Exchange Austin -- Gold dipped 0.2% to close at $1,183.50, holding on to most of Friday's 2.1% surge,...

Bowers: Surprise! Two-Cent Pieces in the Midwest in 1880

by Q. David Bowers - Stack's Bowers Two-cent pieces were first made in 1864, at a time when small change was scarce in circulation. In...

Everglades National Park Three-Coin Set To Go On Sale Nov. 18

The United States Mint will open sales for the 2014 America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin SetTM - Everglades National Park on Nov. 18 at noon Eastern...

NGC Certifies Kendall 1861 Confederate Half Dollar

On November 17, 2014, Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) announced that it has recently graded one of the four extant original 1861 Confederate Half Dollars....

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Nummis Nova Numismatic Diary, November 16, 2014

Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current volume of the E-Sylum eNewsletter. This week,...

Asian Gold Market: Golden Dragons Grand Strategy

By Richard (Rick) Mills – Ahead of the Herd ……………… As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best...

Why the National Media Has the ISIS Gold and Silver Coin...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   The news exists--or should exist--to produce an informed populace, under the assumption that a populace needs...

Precious Metals Market Report: Gold surges 2.1% on oil, OPEC view...

Precious Metals Market Report by Bill Musgrave – American Gold Exchange Gold surged 2.1% to close at a six-week high above $1,185 on speculation that OPEC may...

Coin Auctions: All Eyes On Newman Five In The Big Apple

by Jim Bisognani for NGC …… Stack's Bowers And Heritage Auctions Each Claim Over $10 Million; Silver Demand On The Rise; Quality Courts Strong Demand–Average...

Austria leads in first round of Coin of the Year voting

Three Austrian coins came out on top during the first round of World Coin News' Coin of the Year Award voting by an international...

Sedwick’s Second Treasure and World Coin Floor Auction: A Growing Success

Daniel Frank Sedwick's second floor sale (with simultaneous interactive LIVE Internet bidding), was the 16th live auction, a new milestone for the growing company....

Precious Metals Market Report: Gold Gains 0.2% on Rising Jobless Claims...

Precious Metals Market Report by Bill Musgrave – American Gold Exchange Gold gained for the second in three sessions, edging up 0.2% to close at $1,161.50, as...