Classic U.S. Silver Coins in Winthrop’s Type Set Fare Well at...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #265 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Dix Noonan Webb Coin Auction Tops £635,000 – Rare 1910 George...

A rare 1910 George V Pattern Crown designed by A.G. Wyon topped the Feb. 11 Dix Noonan Webb auction of coins, tokens and historical...

Bags and Rolls of Homestead National Monument Quarters Available Feb. 24

The United States Mint will open sales on Feb. 24 at noon Eastern Standard Time (EST) for rolls and bags of circulating quality America...

The Three Types of 1972 Eisenhower Dollar – Video: 6:06

CoinWeek Editor and Ike Group Member Charles Morgan discusses the history behind the production of the 1972 Ike Dollar and shows coin collectors how...

State of the Mint – U.S. Mint Coin Sales as...

  By CoinWeek News Staff.... Current coin sales figures*  from the U.S. Mint. Products listed are currently available for purchase. Items labeled 'Out of Stock' or 'Sold...

The Rise and Fall of Numismatic Scrapbook Magazine

by David T. Alexander for CoinWeek.com.... The years 1935 to 1976 saw the dramatic emergence of the booming numismatic world that many take for granted...

The Royal Mint Issues Gold Coin to Celebrate Lunar Year of...

As part of the celebrations for Chinese New Year, The Royal Mint has created a new design to mark the Lunar Year of the...

A Case for Modern Coins

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   To some collectors, “modern” is a dirty word, signifying the worst of everything in the hobby. The worst...

Precious Metals Market Report: Gold gains 0.3% in electronic trade –...

Bill Musgrave -  American Gold Exchange With U.S. markets closed for Presidents Day, gold gained 0.3% to $1,231 in electronic trade as talks between EU...

ANA Offers Free Appraisals at Portland National Money Show

Public can learn value of numismatic items on March 7 and enjoy free admission Members of the public can receive a free, educational appraisal on...

Sweden Introduces New Coins and Banknotes for 2015

  By Sveriges Riksbank....   On Monday, February 16, the Riksbank presented Sweden’s new banknotes and coins. For the first time, the media was given the possibility...

Austrian Mint Unveils “Quaternary Period”, Fifth and Final Silver Coin Prehistoric...

The Austrian Mint released today the fifth and final silver coin in its series exploring prehistoric dinosaurs, known as “Back from the Dead.” Thomas Pesendorfer,...

Numismatic Personalities – A Conversation with Harvey Stack – Joining the...

Harvey G. Stack – – How I Was Trained to Be in the Family Coin Business. S15-2 VIDEO Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com ……. Mr. Harvey Stack...

Coin Profiles – Finest Known Gem Proof 1839-O Half Dollar

Magnificent Finest Known Gem Proof 1839-O Half Dollar The Robison Specimen 1839-O Capped Bust Half Dollar. Reeded Edge. HALF DOL. GR-1. Proof-65 (NGC). Even a casual glance...

How to Tell Split Bands and Detecting Hairlines on Mercury Dimes...

Bill Fivaz, numismatist. Learn how to tell split bands and detect hairlines on Mercury dimes from Bill Fivaz. Bill is a longtime collector and researcher of...

Stack’s Bowers Sale of Stephen Winthrop Collection Raises over $1.3 Million...

On Friday, February 6, 2015, Stack’s Bowers Galleries sold The Stephen Winthrop Collection at its New York Americana Sale, raising over $1.3 million to...

2015 United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set™...

Sales will open for the 2015 United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set (product code Q5H) on Feb. 20 at noon...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Wayne’s Numismatic Diary – February 15,...

By Wayne Homren for The E-Sylum eNewsletter....   Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current...

New Zealand Mint Strikes Precious Metal Disney Princess Coins

New Zealand Mint is celebrating fairy-tale film classics with the release of a new Disney Princess coin program, for which The Perth Mint is the sole distributor in...

US Coins – The Lincoln Cent’s First Fifty Years

By Kathleen Duncan – Pinnacle Rarities ………. President Teddy Roosevelt influenced changes in all United States’ coin designs between 1907-1921. He became acquainted in 1908...

Precious Metals Market Report: Gold Gains 0.6% on Eurozone Growth

by Bill Musgrave - American Gold Exchange Gold gained for a second session, rising 0.6% to close above $1,227, as expectations for stronger global growth...

Unboxing Video: CoinWeek Unboxes the Guy Harvey One Ounce Silver Round....

  CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan unboxes the new Guy Harvey 1 ounce silver round, available exclusively at Gainesville Coins. You can also read more about this coin...

Reel In Guy Harvey Rounds and Other Great Catches at Gainesville...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek....   Gainesville Coins near Tampa, Florida is one of the larger numismatic and bullion coin retailers in the Southeast United States....

ANA National Money Show: Museum Showcase features incredible rarities in Portland

Brasher Doubloon, American Firsts, Bebee notes headline National Money Show... The American Numismatic Association will present a stunning Museum Showcase of numismatic treasures and rare...

Pedigrees & Hoards : The Champagne Lanson Bonnet Vineyard Collection

By Rick Bretz for CoinWeek....   On a winter day like any other winter day in February 2012 in the village of Les Riceys, France, a...

Grading Mercury Dimes with Bill Fivaz – Mint State 60-67. VIDEO:...

Bill Fivaz, numismatist. Learn tell the difference between the different grades of mint state Mercury dimes from Bill Fivaz. Bill is a longtime collector and researcher...

The Royal Canadian Mint Has a New “Master” and Board Chair

Report filed by Canadian Coin News, CoinWeek Content Partner ........ Finance Minister Joe Oliver announced today the appointment of a new Royal Canadian Mint (RCM)...

David Lawrence Rare Coins Steps into Future with Newly Redesigned Website

CoinWeek Assistant Editor Hubert Walker got a sneak peak at the new David Lawrence site and files this report... “Hello, 2016!” That’s what I thought when...

Newly discovered Anglo-Saxon Treasure Coins on Display at The British Museum

The British Museum has put on display the largest Anglo-Saxon coin hoard discovered since the implementation of the United Kingdom's Treasure Act of 1996....

Commemorative Stories: The 1900 Lafayette Dollar – Part II

By David Provost for CoinWeek.... If you haven't done so already, be sure to check out Part I of the Lafayette Dollar story by clicking...