CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: John Flanagan

The Washington quarter's iconic Houdin-inspired portrait of America's first president was the work of sculptor John Flanagan. While Flanagan's quarter design was his only...

Dave Harper Discusses the Demise of Numismatic Print Publications. Video: 4:56.

Numismatic News Editor Dave Harper discusses the state of numismatic print publishing and ponders what the future might have in store for the numismatic...

Stack’s Bowers to Offer Rare German Taler at Summer ANA Auction

By Chris Chatigny, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers....   The Stack’s Bowers official auction in conjunction with the ANA World’s Fair of Money in Chicago...

How to Keep Coins Safe

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek....   Would you like to keep your coin collection safe and save money at the same time? Sure. Who wouldn’t? I...

Central Bank Issues Coin Commemorating Irish Poet William Butler Yeats

The Central Bank of Ireland has launched a €15 limited issue silver proof collector coin to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the birth of...

Gender Politics and the Austrian Mint’s 2015 Life Ball Medal feat....

Special Commentary by CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan....   2015 marks the 23rd year of the Life Ball, a fundraising event held each year in Vienna, Austria....

CoinWeek Designer Profile: Gary Breeze

By CoinWeek IQ.... ...   CoinWeek Coin Profiles: The Designs of Gary Breeze 2015 United Kingdom 2015 Battle of Britain 50p Silver Proof Coin | United Kingdom 2015 Battle of...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Joel Iskowitz

CoinWeek Podcast #42: Coin Designer Joel Iskowitz on the State of Modern Coins Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or...

CoinWeek Designer’s Profile: Glyn Davies

By CoinWeek IQ ....   Staff engraver Glyn Davies has designed a number of commemorative coin designs for the Royal Mint. CoinWeek Coin Profiles: The Designs of Glyn Davies 2015 United...

CoinWeek Designer’s Profile: Laura Clancy

By CoinWeek IQ .....   Royal Mint UK engraver Laura Clancy studied art at the University of Wales College and earned a 3D Arts degree at...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Frank Morris

Before joining the United States Mint's Artistic Infusion Program, Frank Morris had a long and distinguished career as an artist and illustrator. Based out...

Fundamentals of Coin Investing

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. ......   My friends, it is best to rid yourself of the false notion that merely acquiring any coins in any grade...

Key Date Coins: 1801 Draped Bust Half Dollars – Heraldic Eagle

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #280 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Deadline for 2015 PCGS Set Registry Awards Announced…

Dear Set Registry Members, It's hard to believe that another year has passed and it's awards season again. We’ve added over 250 new composites, and...

Raleigh Coin Club’s 42nd Raleigh Money Expo™ June 26-28 at NC...

The 2015 Raleigh Coin Club Money Expo™, presented by the Raleigh Coin Club (Raleigh, NC), will take place on Friday, Saturday and Sunday June...

Rule Britannia: The Great London Getaway

APMEX offers the chance to win a trip to London and a VIP tour of the Royal Mint. APMEX, Inc. announced today that they are...

Japan Mint to Issue Gold and Silver Coin Series to Commemorate...

CoinWeek Staff Reports....   The Japan Mint has announced the release of two coins, issued to commemorate the March 2011 earthquake-tsunami that devastated the northeast coast...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Natasha Muhl

Natasha Muhl lives and works in metropolitan Perth, Western Australia, illustrating and designing for the Perth Mint. Muhl's art has a distinctive character and...

CoinWeek’s Pogue Sale, First Session Coin Auction Recap. Video: 6:04

David Redden, Auctioneer, Sotheby’s; Q. David Bowers; John Kraljevich, Stack’s Bowers Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…. The first session of the D. Brent Pogue Collection was auctioned by Stack’s Bowers-Sotheby’s in New York on May 19, 2015. In the...

The Royal Mint Commemorates 150th Anniversary of Salvation Army with Silver...

The Royal Mint is to issue a special £5 coin honouring 150 years of The Salvation Army - the organisation started in 1865 by...

From MS to SP: What You Need to Know About West...

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   Last week, PCGS announced that it was changing its grading nomenclature for W-Mint American Silver Eagles from...

Harvey Stack – On Sol Kaplan, Skinny Miles, Stanley Apfelbaum and...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…. In this mini-series of interviews, Stack’s Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about three of the 20th century’s most important collectors, their...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Frank Gasparro

Frank Gasparro (August 26, 1909 - September 29, 2001) was an American medalist and coin designer. From 1965 to 1981, Gasparro served as the 10th...

Gainesville Coins Market Update: May 22-29, 2015

The volatility of global equities was on the rise this week, with significant sell-offs on the major stock exchanges in the U.S. (Tuesday) and...

TJ Coins Wins Free Table at PAN Spring Coin Show

By Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists....   Ohio coin dealer Tom Priebe of TJ Coins won a free table for the next PAN Coin Show, to be...

Dealing with a Coin Dealer

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek....   The relationship between a coin collector and his or her favourite dealer will go a long way in determining...

The Artwork of Medallic Sculptor Gilroy Roberts – Video: 10:58

Numismatist Ray Herz offers this fascinating look at the career of medallic sculptor Gilroy Roberts. Jones served as Chief Engraver of the United States Mint from 1948-1964....

Coin Profile – 1796 Quarter Dollar Coin Sells for $1.53 Million...

David Redden, Auctioneer, Sotheby’s; Q. David Bowers; John Kraljevich, Stack’s Bowers Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....   The first part of the D. Brent Pogue Collection was auctioned by Stack’s Bowers-Sotheby’s in New York on May 19, 2015. One...

First Read: Benjamin Franklin in Terra Cotta

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature...   Essay by David Thomason Alexander, Founder Medal Collectors of America...

Numismatic Summer – Long Beach Leads The Way

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   A Pogue In The Hand Is Worth?; Difficulty Accurately Pricing Rarities; Hop To It; Try Chasing A Kangaroo It...