The Anatomy of a Coin Thief ….. A True Story

By Vic Bozarth - The Rare Coin Road Warrior ..... Dear Rare Coin Enthusiasts..... Many of you may have wondered what happened to Vic Bozarth-The Rare...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Wayne’s Numismatic Diary, November 2, 2014

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

Legend Numismstics Coin Market Report

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   We'll be brutally honest - the coin market is very choppy. You can say its slowed and cry...

Whitman Baltimore Winter Expo 2014 Coin Show Report: Part 2

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek....   In this, the second installment of CoinWeek’s coverage of the Whitman Baltimore Winter Expo 2014 Coin Show, I talk to a...

The Incredible Gene Gardner Collection, Part 5: Finest ‘No Motto’...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics #248: Special Saturday Edition relating to the all-time best collection of 19th century U.S. silver coins to ever be...

American Numismatic Association Board of Governors vote on budget for FY2014-15

Audio replay of the meeting to be available on YouTube The American Numismatic Association Board of Governors held a special meeting via teleconference on Thursday,...

The Royal Mint Expands Online Products to Include Fractional Gold Britannia...

Building on the successful launch in September of its new bullion trading website www.royalmintbullion.com, The Royal Mint is to expand its offering to include...

U.S. Mint, March of Dimes Announce Commemorative Coin Design

The United States Mint and the March of Dimes Foundation unveiled designs yesterday for a commemorative coin to be issued next year in honor...

Gold Markets Hammered as the Bank of Japan Announces Fresh Stimulus

Commentary for Friday, Oct 31, 2014 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc.……… Gold closed down $27.00 today at $1171.00 and...

Whitman Baltimore Winter Expo 2014 Coin Show Report: Part 1

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek... The first day of the Whitman Baltimore Winter Expo, which runs from October 30 to November 2, kicked off quietly...

Panama Canal 100 Year Anniversary Medals

The Panama Canal was completed in 1914, at that time it was considered a technological marvel. The canal was an important strategic and economic...

Hungary Issues its First Coin with an Antique Bronze Finish

A just-issued 2,000 forint legal tender coin is the first Hungarian coin ever issued with an antique bronze patinated finish. The coin, dedicated to...

The Coin Analyst: 2014 Kennedy Silver Set Sales by US...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek… The launch of the 2014 four-coin Kennedy half dollar 50th anniversary set on October 28 went much more smoothly than...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries Announces New Date for New York Americana Showcase...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries announced today that it is changing the date for its New York Americana Showcase and Rarities Night Auction to February 5-6,...

The Incredible Gene Gardner Collection, part 4: Second Coin Auction on...

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

First Read: Coins & Collectors: Golden Anniversary Edition

First Read, a continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature... Review by Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Coins...

Künker: Excellent Coin Auction Results for coins from Great Britain and...

It took Künker in Osnabrück six days to sell all the 9,451 lots of their auctions 253 to 257 featuring coins, medals, banknotes, coin...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Wayne’s Numismatic Diary, October 26, 2014

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

First Read: Howland Wood’s The Commemorative Coinage of the United States

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature… Essay by David Provost for CoinWeek.... Numismatic Notes & Monographs,...

Numismatic Quick Hits: Butte Nugget Sold + Bitcoin News + Denmark...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   It’ll be a busy week for us here at CoinWeek. Charles will be leaving for Baltimore on...

NGC Snags MLB License for Coin Label Inserts

NGC follows up their partnership with the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum with an MLB License for Coin Label Inserts... NGC will encapsulate...

Legend Numismatics Pre Baltimore Show Coin Market Report

THE MARKET IS STATUS QUO By Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics ......... Its hard to have a really robust market place when 2 major auctions with...

Numismatic Crime Alerts: 2014

Crimes related to numismatics know no boundaries and affects the numismatic industry around the world. Millions of dollars in numismatic items have been stolen...

Grand Bourse de Monaco on December 7, 2014

On December 7, 2014, the 22nd Grand Bourse will be held at Monaco, a coin show which attracts first and foremost dealers from France,...

Great Numismatic Sales of the Past – The Garrett Sale Part...

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. It is highly recommended to examine great numismatic sales of the past when given the...

Kagin’s to Market Newly Found ‘Butte Nugget’

The Butte Nugget, with an estimated value of $450,000, will be marketed exclusively by Kagin’s, Inc. On October 21, 2014, Rare coin experts, Kagin’s Inc.,...

PNG Announces Dates of 2015 Dallas Coin Show

The Professional Numismatists Guild  has scheduled a show in Dallas, Texas, Thursday to Saturday, February 26 - 28, 2015. "The Dallas Coin & Paper Money...

The Austrian Mint’s Die Fledermaus: The Bat and the Ball

On December 3, 2014, the Austrian Mint will issue a 5 euros silver coin celebrating the renowned Johann Strauss operetta celebrating a bat at...

A Softly Spoken Great Rarity: 1853-O ‘No Arrows’ Liberty Seated Half...

News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #246 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds... At the upcoming Baltimore Coin...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Historic W. E. Woodward Auction Sales Now...

Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current volume of the E-Sylum eNewsletter. This week, e-Sylum contributor Tom...