Coins and the Law : Media rush to judgement challenged

By Wayne Sayles – Ancient Coin Collecting Blog ……….. Editors Note: It is shocking how ignorant and misinformed the media is when it comes to...

Great Numismatic Sales of the Past : The Amon G. Carter,...

Posted by Jeff Garrett from the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. A Great Time to Buy Rare Coins The last series of articles detailed the auctions...

Celestial: The Austrian Mint’s 2015 Niobium Coin Takes a Look at...

This year’s highly anticipated bimetallic niobium and silver from the Austrian Mint features “Cosmology” and will be issued today. It fittingly illuminates the new...

United States Mint Launches 25th America the Beautiful Quarters® Program Coin

The United States Mint joined National Park Service officials today to launch the Everglades National Park quarter, the 25th coin in the bureau's America...

Bernard von NotHaus Sentenced to Probation for Liberty Dollar Conviction

CoinWeek Staff Reports ....   Bernard von NotHaus, creator of the American Liberty Dollar (ALD), was sentenced to three years probation by a federal judge on...

US Gold Coins: New Orleans Half Eagles – An Updated Look

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner It has been a number of years since I’ve written about New Orleans Liberty Head half eagles and...

Numismatic Crime: Developing a Tactical Mindset for Coin Dealers and Coin...

by Doug Davis Founder/President and Bryan Davis/Forensic Investigator ... Numismatic Crime Information Center ......... Numismatic crime continues to escalate and the chance of a dealer or...

The Morgan Dollar vs. the American Silver Eagle, Part 1

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale ....   I originally thought that I’d frame this post as a boxing match with some pre-fight analysis thrown...

Classic U.S. Coins for less than $500 each, Part 8: Mercury...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #253  A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Precious Metals Market Report: Gold Slips Under $1,200 as Dollar...

Precious Metals Market Report by Bill Musgrave – American Gold Exchange Gold slipped 1.5% to settle just under $1,200, surrendering less than half of yesterday's 3.6% surge,...

The Coin Analyst: 2014 Native American Coin and Currency Set Becomes...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek...   Important Update:  The U.S. Mint has resumed accepting orders for the 2014 Native American coin and currency set. They are listed...

Coin News: Mount Rushmore National Memorial Quarter Named Best Circulating Coin

The United States Mint is pleased to announce that the Mount Rushmore National Memorial quarter has been named Best Circulating Coin in the annual...

Collecting the Coins of Austria: 5 Euro Cent

From the CoinWeek IQ Encyclopedia: 5 Euro Cent (2002-Present) The largest of the copper-plated steel small denomination euro coins, the 5 euro cent is the rough equivalent of...

Perth Mint Unveils Two-Coin 2015 Year of the Goat Silver Coin...

Celebrating the Year of the Goat and the ideal of good fortune, this stunning 1oz silver proof two-coin set is released to encourage wealth...

A Conversation with Steve Forbes: U.S. Must Implement A New Gold...

By Anthem Hayek Blanchard - Anthem Vault “A return to gold-based money is not yet front and center on the national agenda. The policy establishment...

The Royal Mint releases the 2015 Britannia One Ounce Silver Coin

An iconic figure and a modern coin tradition – the annual release of The Royal Mint’s Silver BU Britannia for 2015... The Royal Mint has...

Bitcoin Embassy in Amsterdam Latest in Series of Global Outreach Centers

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.com ....   On December 12, a Bitcoin “embassy” will open in Amsterdam. In the interest of encouraging the adoption of Bitcoin as...

PCGS to Display Finest Gobrecht Dollar Set At 2015 FUN

The all-time finest 1836-1839 Gobrecht Dollar patterns set will be exhibited for the first time anywhere in public at the January 2015 Florida United...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Design and Perspective on the Fallen Heroes...

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

US Mexican Numismatic Association Awards Ceremony. VIDEO: 7:04

Kent Ponterio, Cory Frampton, USMNA Awards Presenters. The US Mexican Numismatic Association solicits articles from writers and researchers about Latin American numismatics. At their annual...

How the US Mexican Numismatic Association Was Founded. VIDEO: 3:35

Kent Ponterio, USMNA Awards...... Find out the story of the US Mexican Numismatic Association, who was responsible, what they hoped to achieve and how they...

World Gold Coins: Unique South African 1897 Sixpence to be Offered...

The upcoming January 4 - 5 NYINC World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction in New York City features a monumental offering from South...

Precious Metals Weekly Market Update

Courtesy of  Everett Millman and  GainesvilleCoins.com .......... While stocks were riding high yet again this week in response to a decidedly mixed bag of...

Royal Canadian Mint: Demand for Bullion Coins Declined in Third Quarter

CoinWeek Staff Reports… On Wednesday, the Royal Canadian Mint released its earnings statement for the third quarter of 2014. The Ottawa-based Mint reported persistent demand...

Harlan J. Berk Ltd to Present Gemini XII Ancient and World...

Harlan J. Berk Ltd. is proud to present Gemini XII which will take place on Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 3:20 p.m. in the...

PCDA Announces Numismatic Educational Symposiumon on Sunday at Future Convention

Patricia Foley, Convention Chairman for the Professional Currency Dealers Association sponsored National Coin and Currency Convention, has announced a format change for the event,...

Newman V Colonial Coins Rise To The Occasion

By Jim Bisognani – NGC Market Report ………. Dealers Voicing Retail Sales On Upswing; Thanksgiving Memories; My 100th Report (Already?) The fifth installment of the famed...

Exceptional Survivors Surface at Spink Banknote Auction

LONDON – A shipwreck survivor and other rare banknotes to be offered by Spink London on 9th and 10th December 2014. Lot 1179 - Bank...

Rapp Auctions Switzerland – Demand Drives Market Prices Up and Up

Auction Exceeds Expectations, Realising Sales of 12,2 Million Swiss Francs – World Record Price Peak prices for top rarities: The stamp and coin auction conducted...

NGC and PMG offer special pedigrees for 2014 American $1 Coin...

Submit 2014 American $1 Coin and Currency set for special COIN AND CURRENCY SET pedigree. Important Update: NGC will assign the "Enhanced Finish" designation...