Precious Metal Verifier Available to Help Determine Genuine Gold & Silver...

David Blau, Inventor, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com .......   The flood of counterfeit coins entering the market has prompted new concerns about determining the authenticity. Up until this...

2014 PNG-ANA Numismatic Trade Show: Free Admission + Gold Coin Giveaway

Free Admission + Chance to win a gold coin at 2014 PNG-ANA Numismatic Trade Show... Complimentary admission coupons for collectors and the general public are...

Cassie McFarland Talks About Designing Baseball Hall of Fame Coin. VIDEO:...

Cassie McFarland, Design Artist Interviewer: David Lisot for CoinWeek.com ......   A bright new star in the field of coin design talks about how she entered a...

ICTA Victory: Oklahoma Bullion Law makes Coins and Bullion Sales Tax...

Industry Council for Tangible Assets helps secure victory for precious metal investors in the Sooner State....   On June 4, 2014, Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin signed...

Cryptocurrency NXT Payment System TXT Coins Now Prepares For Launch and...

TXT Cash Now subsidiary TXT Coins Now is a cell-phone based micro-payment system for cryptocurrency NXT, enabling anyone worldwide to send NXT to anyone...

The Royal Mint Launches World War I UK Coin Series

The Royal Mint’s World War I Coin Series commemorates the First World War, and the journey from outbreak to armistice... As the world prepares to...

ANA Money Museum presents new exhibit: ‘Treasures of the Deep’

ANA members and the public are invited to free Open House at the ANA Money Museum Thursday, June 5.... The Edward C. Rochette Money Museum will...

Islamic Coins Headline 1st Wilkes & Curtis Sale

Fresh to the numismatic market, a collection of coins of Morocco will join more than 500 lots of Islamic, Indian, and world coins and medals in...

The “Royals” are Coming to the Toronto Coin Expo

The Royalty of Canadian banknotes are coming to Toronto, to be auctioned off by Geoffrey Bell Auctions at the Toronto Coin Expo May 29, 2014....

Ancient Coin Insights: Real Roman Women on Coins

Coinweek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz ....   MUCH LIKE AMERICANS, Republican Romans had a deep-rooted prejudice against depicting living people on their money. It...

Gorny & Mosch Auction Rediscovers an Old Collecting Field: Engraving Gems...

Gorny & Mosch Auction to feature dazzling engraving gems and cameos.... AMUGS, that is how the most renowned series of numismatic monographs in Germany published...

St. James’s Auctions of Great Britain Attends CICF Coinvention 2014. VIDEO:...

Stephen Fenton, Owner, St. James's Auctions Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com.......   Stephen Fenton has been involved in numismatics for half a century. He share what it is...

Latin American Colonial Coins: Sedwick Treasure Auction 15 Nets $1.65 Million

Latin American Colonial Coins among many offerings at Sedwick Sale....   Our 15th Floor auction was a another great sale for our growing company. Prices realized...

Rare US Gold Coins: The Bently Effect

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   As I have discussed in prior blogs, a paradigm shift has occurred in the rare date...

Why Did Byzantine Coins Become Cup-Shaped?

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz ....   ON MARCH 27, 2014 the US Mint released its first curved coins: five-dollar gold, one-dollar silver and...

Early April Not Taxing On World Coins – Pair of Auctions...

Posted by Jim Bisognani  for NGC....   NGC World Certified Rarities Attract Spotlight. 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame Issues Remain Hot Property. 75th Central States Convention...

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Offers Third Party Grading for Ancient Coins. VIDEO:...

David Vagi, Director of NGC Ancients, Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....   One of the major third party grading services grades and authenticates ancient coins. NGC...

ANS Announces New Digitization Program for Roman Coins. VIDEO: 13:57

Giles Bransbourg, Adjunct Curator of Roman Coins, American Numismatic Society, Moderator: Harlan Berk....   A new program to digitize the Roman coins in the ANS Collection...

Numismatic Quick Hits: 1804 Dollar Presentation + Mt.Gox No More +...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   CoinWeek Gets Exclusive Rights to Film 1804 Dollar Presentation As reported last week, author and researcher Mark Ferguson will...

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...