David T. Alexander: Launching a Coin Cataloger

By David T. Alexander for CoinWeek.... Becoming a functioning numismatic auction cataloger requires a great deal of hands-on learning. Years of reading and reviewing numismatic...

Robert Galiette Talks About the Gilded Age Collection of $20 Liberty...

Robert Galiette, Collector Interviewer: Charles Morgan, CoinWeek.com....... Robert Galiette has assembled a complete collection of $20 Liberty gold Double Eagles almost all of which are in...

Congressional Gold Medals Awarded to the Fallen Heroes of September 11,...

Three Congressional Gold Medals were awarded today in honor of the men and women who perished as a result of the terrorist attacks on...

Ed Moy Honored at Standish Foundation 4 Children Event in Washington...

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek.... On Tuesday, September 9, Ed Moy, former Mint Director and author of American Gold & Platinum Eagles: A Guide to...

The Real Diehl: Let’s Get Real About the Issue of First...

The Real Diehl is a regularly-appearing column by former United States Mint Director Philip N. Diehl, exclusively for CoinWeek ……….. Are There Really “First Strikes”, “ Releases”, and...

Precious Metals Prices Will Be More Volatile Beginning October 1

Commentary on Precious Metals Prepared for CoinWeek.com By Patrick A. Heller Precious Metals Prices are going to get more volatile starting October 1. The CME Group (NASDAQ:...

Byzantine Gold Coin Collection Sells for Record Prices at Long Beach...

Sam Spiegel, Senior Numismatist, Heritage Auctions Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com..... An important ancient coin collection was sold by Heritage Auctions at the Long Beach Expo that...

Not Fully Appreciated, Norweb 1796 Quarter Sells for $411,250

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #240 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

APMEX Displays 400 Ounce Gold Bar at ANA World’s Fair of...

Michael Haynes, Chief Executive Officer, APMEX Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com..... One of the major precious metals dealers at the ANA World’s Fair of Money had...

Coin Auctions: Stack’s Bowers named Official Auctioneer for the ANA Money...

Stack's Bowers Galleries will serve as the Official Auctioneer for the American Numismatic Association's 2015 National Money Show, to be held at the Oregon...

Coin Photography: A Photo is Worth 1,000 Words (Except When It’s...

A Guest Blog from Jenna Van Valen, photographer here at DWN. We’ve all heard the numismatic mantra, “Buy the coin, not the holder.” But what...

The Coin Analyst: World Mint News Update for September

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek.... For this month’s modern world coin round-up we have some interesting developments at the Perth Mint, the Casa de Moneda...

Art Inspired by America’s First People a Perfect Fit for the...

by Marty Menz - Gainesville Coins The Next Era of U.S. Coinage would benefit from a return to the continent's roots... Native Americans have a rich...

Ancient Coins: Coinage of the Barbarian Invaders

Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek...   Why have our two consuls and praetors come out today wearing their embroidered, their scarlet togas? Why...

The Coin Analyst: U.S. Mint News Update for September

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek....   No JFK silver sets in Baltimore In the aftermath of the chaotic events surrounding the release of the JFK gold half...

AN UPDATE ON THE ANA

By ANA Board Member Laura Sperber ........ NO COMPLAINTS FROM ME Now that I am a year into being on the board, I am sad to...

The Mugging of LaVere Redfield

by Jack Harpster - author of The Curious Life of Nevada’s LaVere Redfield: The Silver Dollar King This article is adapted from Reno, Nevada author...

Philip Diehl Talks About the US Gold & Silver Bullion Program...

Philip N. Diehl, Former US Mint Director Interviewer: Charles Morgan, CoinWeek.com....... In this six part interview, Coinweek Content Manager Charles Morgan talks with Philip N. Diehl...

Doug Winter: Two Sales, Three Coins, One Opinion: My Quick Take...

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com ......   The ANA week has never been easy for a small numismatic firm like mine to handle, and when I learned...

The Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence Centennial Medal

by David Provost for CoinWeek... Editor's Note: David Provost writes the excellent "Commemorative Stories" series for CoinWeek. The following piece on the Mecklenburg Declaration of...

All Star Line Up For Autographed PCGS Baseball HOF Coin Inserts

As the race to the playoffs and World Series attracts attention, many baseball fans are also excited about an increasingly popular way to collect...

Central Bank of Ireland Issues Commemorative Coin in Honor of Submarine...

The Central Bank of Ireland will launch today (1 September 2014) a €15 limited edition Silver Proof collector coin to commemorate John Philip Holland...

Baldwin’s to Offer the David Sellwood Collection of Parthian Coins

A.H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd, the only official Coinex sponsors, 2014, present Auction 90; Ancient Coins, British Coins and Commemorative Medals. The sale boasts Part...

Rare 1681 silver Halfcrown of King Charles II, with mark of...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #239 A CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds........... Halfcrowns,...

The Royal Mint introduces its 2014 Britannia Proof Collection

The 2014 Britannia Proof Collection… and the United Kingdom’s smallest coin The changing face of Britain as personified by the figure of Britannia is captured...

First Read: Morgan Dollar: America’s Love Affair with a Legendary Coin

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature Essay by Louis Golino for CoinWeek…. Morgan Dollar: America’s Love Affair with a...

Sundman Littleton Coin Lecture Series Draws Speakers to ANA 2014 World’s...

Jill Kimball, Public Relations, Littleton Coin Company.... Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com……… Littleton Coin Company of New Hampshire sponsors a lecture series in honor its founder Maynard...

Marvelous Rarities and Collections at Gorny & Mosch

Be it an ox hide ingot, a unique silver medallion of Trajan, the largest collection of religious amulets and medals the market has ever...

CoinWeek.com Writer Greg Reynolds Wins NLG Writing Awards. VIDEO: 4:55.

Greg Reynolds, writer, CoinWeek, Dorothy Harris & Maurice Rosen, Award Presenters & Judges, Numismatic Literary Guild ........ Greg Reynolds is well know for his weekly...

First Read: Chopmarked Coins: A History; the silver coins used in...

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature Essay by Michael E. Marotta for CoinWeek .....   Chopmarked Coins: A History;...