QA Check Coin Stickering Service Reports Initial Results. Video: 3:18.

Collectibles Quality Assurance Company, LLC President James Sego talks about the roll-out of QA Check, how it's being accepted by collectors and dealers in this...

Royal Canadian Mint 25-Cent Circulation Coin Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Canadian...

As Canadians far and wide prepare to celebrate Canada Day, the Royal Canadian Mint has issued a new 25-cent circulation coin commemorating the 50th...

Two Rare Mysteries from Colonial India at July 15 Spink Coins...

On July 15, 2015, the Spink London sale of Ancient, British & Foreign Coins and Commemorative Medals will be showcasing some exceptional lots from...

Dave Harper Predicts the Price of Gold in the year 2040....

Numismatic News Editor and futurist Dave Harper discusses the state of numismatic print publishing and ponders what the price of gold might be in the year 2040. Copyright...

For Napoleon Apologists, Defeat Comes in the Flavor of Belgian Mint

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   An epic and bloody battle played out on June 18, 1815, claiming the lives of half a...

Spink Auctions: A Fine Collection of Polish Coins and Medals

On the 15th of July 2015, Spink will be holding the summer sale of Ancient, British & Foreign Coins and Commemorative Medals. The auction...

Navigating The Retirement Maze: Are “Home Storage” Precious Metals IRAs...

By Seth Pierce - Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP....   DISCLAIMER: The information provided in this article is provided for informational purposes only and does not...

Small Size Type Notes Highlighted in the Stack’s Bowers Galleries ...

Stack's Bowers Galleries upcoming Official Auction of the Whitman Coin and Collectible Summer Expo will feature a number of important United States small size...

Gainesville Coins Weekly Update – June 12, 2015

by Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins ABSTRACT: Both U.S. stock indices and global bonds swung back into positive territory after a recent bearish hangover set...

$17 million in coins sell in Long Beach Coin Auction

Great rarities from Part Two of the New Orleans collection, highlighted by a gem 1880 Coiled Hair stella, led the way as the Long...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Susanna Blunt

By CoinWeek IQ ....   Susanna Blunt is a Canadian artist specializing in portraiture. Her effigy of Queen Elizabeth II was introduced to Canadian coinage in...

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series – The Paradox of Byzantine Silver

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz .....   The position of silver in the hierarchy of metals struck during the sixth century was a curious...

Künker Summer Auction: The Popken Collection

Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, We feel honored to auction off another part of the extensive Friedrich Popken collection. On June 23, 2015 we will...

Numismatic History – “Crime of 1873” Creates Coinage Chaos

By Jim Wells - The California Numismatist (Reposted from CoinLink)....   America’s coinage has undergone many changes in over two centuries, with frequent modifications to denominations,...

U.S. Mint to Launch Blue Ridge Parkway Quarter June 25

Join officials from the United States Mint and the National Park Service for the launch of the quarter honoring Blue Ridge Parkway Thursday, June...

Royal Canadian Mint Honors 400th Anniversary of French Explorers in Ontario...

Four hundred years after French explorers led by Samuel de Champlain explored the territory that would become present-day Ontario, the Royal Canadian Mint has...

Bipartisan Bill to Mark 50th Anniversary Moon Landing with Apollo 11...

By U.S. House of Representatives....   U.S. Representatives Bill Posey (R-FL8), Frederica Wilson (D-FL24), John Culberson (R-TX7), Gene Green (D-TX29) and Rod Blum (R-IA1) introduced legislation...

Kennedy Presidential $1 Coin Products on Sale June 18

The United States Mint will accept orders for bags, boxes, and rolls with 2015 John F. Kennedy Presidential $1 Coins starting on June 18...

Types of Variations in VAM Coins

By Tony Davis for CoinWeek....   Identifying different varieties of Morgan and Peace silver dollars can be fairly intimidating to the new or inexperienced collector. These...

GOING FOR GOLD – The Royal Mint Unveils Signature Gold

On June 2, The Royal Mint launched Signature Gold, a brand-new addition to its bullion trading service. Opening up the world of gold trading...

Royal Canadian Mint: Sustained Profitability in First Quarter Financial Report

In releasing its 2015 First Quarter Financial Report, the Royal Canadian ‎Mint announced consolidated revenues of $640.1 million in the 13 weeks ended March...

Strong Demand for American Coins at Bonhams Sale

The top selling lot at the Bonhams’ Coins and Medals sale on June 1 was a 1929 $5 coin that soared above expectations and...

Dave Harper Discusses the Demise of Circulation Finds. Video: 7:28.

Numismatic News Editor Dave Harper discusses the increasing difficulty collectors will have finding valuable coins in pocket change. Copyright © CoinWeek June 2015 COINWeek is the most advanced independent on-line media source...

Long Beach Coin Show and Auction Report – Strength and Excitement...

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   Long Beach Expo—Heritage Signature Auction Provides Punch; Coins Priced in the "Wheelhouse" Are Surging. The just-concluded Long Beach Expo...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Joel Kimmel

By CoinWeek IQ.... Joel Kimmel is an Ontario-based coin designer and illustrator, whose designs have been struck into coins by the Royal Canadian Mint. Kimmel's illustrations...

Donald G. Partrick Collection Coin Auctions Postponed at Consignor’s Request

Heritage announced on Wednesday, June 10, the postponement of the three scheduled coin auctions... Heritage Auctions has placed on hold the 2nd, 3rd and 4th...

Bowers, Stack, Tripp: Challenges Facing Today’s Collector – Video: 4:53

Numismatic legends David Tripp, Q. David Bowers, and Larry Stack gave a spirited presentation about Numismatics on the eve of the first session of the D. Brent Pogue Collection...

DLRC Cherrypicks the Pogue Coin Collection, Part 1

By John Feigenbaum - David Lawrence Rare Coins....   The first of six installments of the famous D. Brent Pogue Collection has now crossed the block...

Whitman Baltimore Expo Enhances Security

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets....   The Thursday–Sunday, July 16–19, 2015 Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo will feature enhanced security for the safety and convenience...

2015 U.S. Mint Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set Available June 16

Sales will open for the 2015 United States Mint Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set (product code XA7) on June 16 at noon Eastern Daylight...