American Gold Exchange Market Report: Dollar Rallies, Metals Fall

by Dana Samuelson - American Gold Exchange The most significant development in the gold market over the past two months has been the unprecedented rally...

Mexican Numismatic History: The 1811 Real de Catorce 8 Reales, An...

Mexican Numismatic History: The 1811 Real de Catorce 8 Reales... By Carlos Jara - Mexican Coin Company Our company was privileged to recently handle a specimen...

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

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek... U.S. Mint News in October: A busy month... Silver Eagle rationing? Last week the U.S. Mint sold 2.742 million American silver...

Gold Closes Lower then Reverses after Dovish FOMC Comments

Commentary for Wednesday, Oct 8, 2014 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc.......... Gold closed down $6.40 today at $1205.30 in...

From Victoria to Elizabeth: The Royal Mint’s historic penny collection

Whether a seasoned coin collector or a youngster new to the world of collecting, historic coins hold a certain fascination - what tales do...

Classic U.S. Coins: The Rarity of 1843-O Liberty Seated Dimes

News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #244 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds... In a discussion in 2012,...

Mike Getlin: Google Killed Merit Gold

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   Last night I got an email from Mike Getlin, former Chief Executive Officer and Executive Vice President of...

Baldwin’s Auction 92 featured Tokens from the “Baldwin’s Basement”

18th Century Tokens that have been hidden from the public for over half a century had their first outing in A. H. Baldwin &...

NGC Grades Rare GSA Soft Pack Seated Liberty Dollar

This GSA Soft Pack 1864 Seated Liberty Dollar is only the second to have been graded by NGC. Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has graded what...

Coin Shows – Long Beach Expo September 2014 – Video Playlist

Interviewer: David Lisot from CoinWeek at the September 2014 Long Beach Expo, Long Beach California. Dealers and Collectors Explain Why They Come to Long Beach...

Rare 1652 Oak Tree Three Pence Coin Discovered In Great Britain....

Stephen Fenton, St. James’s Auctions Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ One of America’s rarest and most desirable collector coins was discovered buried in Sherwood Forest in Great...

The Royal Mint commemorates the 100th anniversary of the birth of...

The Royal Mint is to celebrate the centenary of the birth of writer and poet Dylan Thomas with Alderney coins featuring the literary great...

Kolbe & Fanning Announce Baltimore Book Auction

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers are pleased to announce that they will be conducting a public auction of important numismatic books on November 1,...

The Royal Mint’s Wedding Gold and Silver Coin Set – ...

“With this ring I thee wed, this gold and silver I thee give: with my body I thee worship: and with all my worldly...

193: The Year of Five Emperors

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz ....   The Death of Commodus IN RIDLEY SCOTT'S FILM GLADIATOR (2000), demented emperor Commodus (played by Joaquin Phoenix) is...

Baldwin’s Bids a Fond Farewell To The Final Coins in Åke...

On the eve of Coinex, the UK’s premier international numismatic show, A. H. Baldwin & Sons Ltd sold the final part of the record...

Unique Coin, Banknote & Canadiana Auction Items Featured on Canada AM

Geoffrey Bell Auctions & The Toronto Coin Expo were pleased to be featured on CTV Canada AM this morning, showcasing some very unique historical...

A Crown and Taler Man, Reflections on Dr. John S. Davenport

By David Thomason Alexander for CoinWeek.... Rarely does a single individual become identified so completely with any area of numismatics as did Dr. John S....

Cool Coins – Coinex 2014 London, England. VIDEO: 9:39

Interviewer: David Lisot, Coinweek.com with Stephen Fenton, 1652 Massachusetts Silver 3 pence David Guest, 1657 Mary Queen of Scots British Silver Ryal Stephen Hill, English Charles I...

Why Coinex is Such an Important Convention in Great Britain. VIDEO:...

Interviewer: David Lisot, Coinweek.com with ....... Stephen Fenton, St. James’s Auctions David Guest, Classical Numismatic Group Stephen Hill, Baldwins Miguel Lehmann, Numismatist Christopher Martin, CJ Martin Coins Cole Schenewerk, Heritage. The...

Sell-out Day for Sellwood Collection of Parthian Coins

A packed auction room received the first of two Official Coinex Auctions held by A. H. Baldwin & Sons Ltd. Competitive bidding for Part...

Numismatica Genevensis SA to Offer Coins of Historical Importance in Superb...

On 24 and 25 November, 2014, an auction in a class of its own will be conducted in Geneva, by Numismatica Genevensis SA featuring...

The Quiet 1805 Half Dime, with discussion of the Pittman coin...

News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #243 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds.... Most people have never heard...

Tuvalu and the Perth Mint: World Coins From an Island Nation

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   At first glance, it seems strange that a country like Tuvalu issues world-class commemorative and bullion coins....

The Coin Analyst: Gold and Silver Prices Could Reverse Soon

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek It’s been quite a while since I devoted a column to the precious metals scene.  I feel now is an...

Kennedy Half Dollar 50th Anniversary Set Revealed

The United States Mint has revealed the first images of the 2014 Kennedy 50th Anniversary Silver Half-Dollar Coin Collection. The four coin set will...

What Does a Virtually “Perfect” 19th Century Gold Coin Look Like?

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com The majority of the coins I deal with are imperfect. They were struck by crude machinery, in often difficult circumstances, by...

Gold and Silver Continue to Hit New Lows – 5 Articles...

Gold and Silver Truth, Consequences, and Confiscations I think it's normal to have doubts - especially in rigged markets like this. Stockholm Syndrome creeps...

Numismatic Quick Hits: Virginia Numismatic Association Annual Convention + Roman Coin...

by Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   The VNA Annual Convention Over the weekend, Charles travelled to Fredericksburg, Virginia to take in the Virginia Numismatic...

Rare 1800 Santiago Silver Error 8 Reales Brought to Coinex for...

Miguel Lehmann & Lluis Lalana i Culla Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ An extremely rare and desirable Spanish Colonial coin with the name of King Charles IV...