Exploring the World of Money – a Collaboration between MoneyMuseum and...

As of 1 March 2014, MoneyMuseum presents podcasts revolving around numismatic topics to all those interested on iTunes U. In order to make this...

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series: The First Real Woman to Appear on...

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek ....   THE EARLIEST COINS, WHICH emerged around 650 BCE on the shores of the Aegean Sea, depicted ancient symbols of...

Nobel Peace Prize Shines as Medals and Coins bring big numbers...

The Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Baltimore Expo featured an array of five-to-six-figure items, together with thousands of...

Nebraska Passes Sales Tax Exemption for Coins and Bullion

ICTA Member Deb Evans-Olson Leads Effort Nebraska is the 31st state to pass a sales tax exemption on rare coins and precious metals product. Governor...

The Coin Analyst: Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Launch a...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   March 27, when sales of the 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame commemorative coin series began, will be remembered as an exciting but...

Reselling Newman: eBay and the Eric P. Newman Coin Collection

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   It’s inevitable that much of the highly publicized Newman collection will find its way back into the...

Royal Canadian Mint Congratulates Canada’s Paralympic Team with Lucky Loonies

Lucky Loonies being sent to communities as thanks for supporting their medal-winning Paralympic athletes The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to congratulate the Canadian Paralympic...

Crypto-Currency Crisis: Mt. Gox Hacked, May Go Bust

From CoinWeek reported by Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker ....   More problems for Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox, as the popular crypto-currency site was pulled offline Monday. Reports have surfaced...

The Sochi 100 Ruble Note and Other Circulating Russian Banknotes: A...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Once derided as worthless during the Soviet era, Russian banknotes offer a glimpse at the country’s past while...

Discovery Coin: 1974-D Aluminum Lincoln Cent on Display at Long...

With David Hall, Professional Coin Grading Service, Todd Imhoff, Heritage Auctions, Randy Lawrence, and Fred Weinberg. Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com .......   A newly discovered Lincoln cent...

Counterfeit Indian Peace Medals

By Thomas K. DeLorey .....   Many U.S. numismatic items have been counterfeited or otherwise imitated over the years, some so often that authenticators such as...

Archaic silver and German gold highlighted at upcoming Gorny & Mosch...

By Dr. Ursula Kampmann....   The three March auctions of Gorny & Mosch in Munich cater for all tastes. Anyone with a particular interest in Archaic...

Kid Coin Collector Talks About How to Get Started in the...

Shelby Pooster, Coin Collector, 8th Grade Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......   Most people think of coin collecting as a male hobby. Shelby Pooster is a 13-year-old eighth...

The First Verified 1974-D Aluminum Cent Will Be Offered By Heritage...

Rumored to exist for years but not confirmed until now, the first verified 1974 Lincoln cent struck in aluminum at the Denver Mint will...

FUN Coin Club Member Collector Profile Videos

CoinWeek, in association with FUN has started a new series of Coin Club member - collector video profiles. We ask collectors what some of...

Trio of NGC-Certified Coins Break $1 Million Each at FUN

Three rare coins certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) each broke US$1 million at last week’s Heritage Auctions’ FUN Show sale. The elusive 1787...

A Quick Chat with John Mercanti on the Wedge-Tailed Eagle Proof...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.com .....   Here on CoinWeek, Louis Golino reported on the recent release of the Australian Wedge-tailed Eagle high...

Sonny Henry Coin Auction January 18, 2014

PUBLIC COIN & CURRENCY AUCTION & MAIL & Phone BIDS of the Chicago Area Collections and others. January 18, 2014 Conducted by: Sonny Henry Auction Services Midwest Center...

The Coin Analyst: Perth Mint Issues Wedge-Tailed Silver Eagle Coin Design...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   The iconic American Silver Eagle, the most widely collected and traded silver coin in the world, now has an...

500 1882 Gold Certificate May Bring $2 Million At FUN Currency...

The only Fr. 1215d $500 1882 Federal Reserve Gold Certificate known to exist other than a specimen in the public collection at the Smithsonian...

2013 Coin Market – A Banner Year For Numismatics!

Posted by Jim Bisognani for NGC Market Report .....   Newman Parts I & II Set the Bar - Frenzied Demand; Record Prices Chase NGC Icons. Industry Experts...

Collecting Strategies: The Financially Painless Way To Collect Gold Coins

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   The appeal of gold is universal, and it has nothing to do with the state of one's finances. A desire to own...

Nam Chong Cho Deals Korean Bank Notes at PCDA. VIDEO: 1:38

Nam Chong Cho, Owner Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... A specialist in Korean paper money and bank notes of Asia talks about the currency market, membership in...

Ancient Coins: New discovery?

By Wayne Sayles - Ancient Coin Collecting Blog   An article posted December 2, 2013 in The Times of Israel caught my attention among many articles...

Treasure: Objectives of the 1715 Fleet Society – VIDEO

Ernest Richards Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com.... The 1715 Fleet Society is a group dedicated to awareness of the shipwreck of the Spanish fleet of ships...

Global Marine Exploration Looks for Sunken Treasure. VIDEO: 2:56

Everyone dreams of finding sunken treasure. Learn about a company that seeks to fulfill those dreams. Ron Alber talks about what it is like to...

How to Exchange Gold and Other Precious Metals: New Direction IRA...

New Direction IRA announces the fastest metals exchange procedure of any self-directed IRA provider, utilizing industry-best technology and a knowledgeable client support team. New...

Ancient Coins: After 107 Years, Hidden Mystery of Hadrian Exercitus Britannicus...

In Bank Leu Auction 25 of ancient coins, which took place on 23 April 1980, one of the coins, lot 305, was an incredible...

Commemorative Coins: Cassie McFarland’s Glove Design a Perfect Fit

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ...........   There’s something about an old ball glove. That’s the sentiment behind San Luis Obispo, California-based artist Cassie...

Canadian Coins Advanced $1 AND $2 Design Win BEST NEW COIN...

The Royal Canadian Mint overcame strong competition today from Britain’s Royal Mint and the Mint of Finland to win the inaugural Best New Coin...