The Rockaway Collection of German Crowns and Talers will Draw Attention...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is proud to announce the sale of The Rockway Collection, Part II as part of its New York International Numismatic Convention...

December Regency Auction X to offer Simpson Barber Dime Collection &...

Headliners: The Simpson Barber Dime Collection, The Sunset Hill Collection, MTA Collection, AMG Collection Legend Rare Coin Auctions is proud to present their tenth sale,...

The Swiss Gold Initiative: A Grassroots Movement with Gold Market Implications

by Dana Samuelson – American Gold Exchange On Sunday, the citizens of Switzerland will cast a historic vote to determine how their government will maintain its future...

The Fabulous Eric P. Newman Collection, part 13: An Extremely...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #252 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds The...

Spink London to Offer Rare Documents linked to Scottish Invasion of...

On 28th November 2014 Spink London will offer for sale one of only two known existing documents issued to raise money for a Scottish invasion...

Is There A ”Best Time” to Buy Coins?

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com On my way to lunch the other day, I listened to a great radio story on This American Life about the...

Ancient Coin Auction Preview: Numismatic Rarities at Lanz

On December 8, 2014, Numismatik Lanz invites to auction sale #159. The focus is laid on ancient coins. The world coin section offers two...

1794 Silver Dollar Tops Fifth Newman Coin Collection Sale

Eric P. Newman's outstanding 1794 silver dollar AU50 NGC. Ex: "Col" E.H.R. Green was the undisputed star of the outstanding offerings in the $10.4+...

Precious Metals Market Report: Gold gains 0.6% on PBOC, ECB easing...

Precious Metals Market Report by Bill Musgrave – American Gold Exchange Gold gained 0.6% to close just under $1,198 after a surprise rate cut by the People's...

Offbeat Numismatics: The Leper Colony Coins of Colombia

By Crystal Gomez - Content Writer, Gainesville Coins ......   Between 1900 and 1930, Colombia made special coins for leprosy colonies. In this epoch, leprosy cases...

InfoGraphic on the Swiss Gold Referendum to take place on November...

Presented by: Gainesville Coins ....... On November 30, Swiss nationals head to the polls on three separate issues: abolishing a flat tax on resident, non-working...

The Three Wise Monkeys: Gold and Silver Coins of Tanzania

Everybody knows the symbol representing an Asian proverb: the three wise monkeys, covering their eyes, ears and mouth respectively. A coin from Tanzania, incorporating...

Medals “Soar” at Spink Auction

On 20th of November 2014, Spink London held an auction of historically important Orders, Decorations, Campaign Medals and Militaria. The auction, comprised of 500 Lots,...

Bowers: Curious, but True!

by Q. David Bowers – Stack’s Bowers   • Jefferson nickels should actually be called Jefferson coppers, as they contain much more copper (75%) than nickel (25%). • Did the...

Coin Profiles: The .900 fine 1852 Assay Office slug

The firm of Moffat & Co. was dissolved on February 14, 1852, when John Little Moffat sold his interest to his three partners, Joseph...

Great Coin Collections : Garrett Sales Conclude — Part Three

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. The market timing of the Garrett sales were incredible when viewed in...

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...