Commemorative Stories: 1986 Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Coin Program

By David Provost for CoinWeek... Author’s Note: This installment of the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island coin program story presents how the coin came to be;...

U.S. Mint Reports 1st Day Sales of March of Dimes Commemorative...

In what's likely to go down as a "soft launch", the 2015 March of Dimes commemorative silver dollar program went on sale earlier this week. CoinWeek...

CoinWeek: Jeff Garrett Running for ANA President Defines His Platform

Jeff Garrett, Mid-American Rare Coin Gallery Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek...... Jeff Garret is running unopposed for president of the American Numismatic Association. He discusses his platform and...

Cool Coins! – ANA National Money Show 2015 – Portland, Oregon....

By definition, what is a cool coin? Does it have to be rare? Valuable? Sentimental? Does it have to tell a story... a cool...

Perth Mint Unveils 2015 Gold Coin to Commemorate the Sacrifices of...

Anzac Day – April 25 – remains a deeply significant commemoration, honouring the military service and sacrifice of the Australian Defence Forces. On April 25 at around 4.15 am on...

CoinWeek Grading Series – Walking Liberty Half Dollars

Taught by Ray Herz. Another video in the CoinWeek grading series with different experts in the various fields of numismatics. Copyright © CoinWeek 2015 COINWeek is the...

2015 Native American $1 Coin Products Available March 19

The United States Mint will open sales for product options containing circulating quality 2015 Native American $1 Coins beginning on March 19 at noon...

Medieval Coins – Hoard of Viking and Saxon Coins Sold...

This remarkable hoard of 65 medieval coins and four ingots is a fascinating insight into the power struggles of the northern Danelaw and King...

Ancient Coin Profiles – Shapur I of Persia – Rome’s...

The long and glorious history of Persia as an Imperial power dates to the rise of Cyrus the Great in the sixth century BCE....

Ancient Coins – Collecting Strategies – Surviving the chase

By Wayne Sayles – Ancient Coin Collecting Blog ……….. Once I heard about a collector who didn't care what he had to pay for a...

Coin Grading – NGC Signature Series Labels

NGC hand-signed labels provide a way for a collector to purchase a coin with an interesting personal connection and, oftentimes, a low NGC graded...

Künker’s Coin Auction Week Results are In…..

The auctionweek has come to an end today with Künker's catalogue #262 “Coins of the Ancient World”. Many of the 6,500 pieces led to heavy bidding...

Gold Market Newsletter – Gold Closes Virtually Unchanged into the Weekend

Commentary for Friday  March 13th , 2015 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc.……… Gold closed virtually unchanged today on the...

CoinWeek Weekly Coin Market Report – March 13, 2015 – Video:...

CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan discusses the upcoming Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo to be held at the end of March in Baltimore, Maryland. Also,...

Gainesville Coins – Weekend Blog

While European and Asian markets continued to get a boost from quantitative easing measures, U.S. stocks indices pulled back sharply at midweek. This erased...

ICTA: Precious Metals and Coin Collecting Legislation Update – Video: 5:14.

CoinWeek Executive Producer David Lisot spoke with Kathy McFadden, Executive Director of the Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA), about ongoing efforts at the state...

Legend Numismatics Announces Acquisition of the #1 All-Time Finest Set of...

Legend Numismatics is proud to announce that the all-time finest set of MS Seated Dollars is back home. This spectacular set was sold privately...

CoinWeek: American Numismatic Association Opening Ceremony Portland March 5, 2015.

Walter Ostromecki. Ph.D., ANA President. The National Money Show in Portland has its opening ceremony with awards and recognition of the people responsible. Copyright © CoinWeek...

APMEX Offers Exclusive Release of The Crucifixion Coin

The Crucifixion coin is the second Silver coin in the Biblical Series from the Scottsdale Mint. APMEX launches The Crucifixion – the second release in...

2014 U.S. Mint Limited Edition Silver Proof Set Available March 17

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2014 United States Mint Limited Edition Silver Proof Set (product code LS3) on March...

2015 American Eagle Gold Proof Coins Available as of March 12

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2015 American Eagle Gold Proof Coins on March 12 at noon Eastern Daylight Time...

The Earliest Coins of Ireland

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz....   WHEN ONE HEARS THE WORD "CELTIC", one naturally thinks of Ireland (unless one is from Boston, in which...

Last Time at Riviera: Vegas Rare Coin Show Hosts 200 Dealers,...

Over 50 years ago, the first Vegas coin show opened as a gala event featuring show girls prancing with giant golden coins at the...

U.S. Treasurer Rios Participates in Strike Ceremony for Silver 2015 March...

  Treasurer of the United States Participates in Strike Ceremony for 2015 March of Dimes Silver Dollar Treasurer of the United States Rosie Rios joined United...

Royal Canadian Mint Invites Canadians to Design Circulation Coins for 2017

To celebrate Canada’s upcoming 150th anniversary, the Royal Canadian Mint is inviting Canadians from coast-to-coast-to-coast to design the 5-cent, 10-cent, 25-cent, one-dollar and two-dollar...

East German Commemorative Coins: The Collector Market 25 Years Later

By David T. Alexander for CoinWeek.... Oct. 3, 1990 was an historic date for Germany and the world as the five constituent provinces of the...

Collecting the Coins of Austria: 2002: Ambras Castle (Schloß Ambras) 10...

From the CoinWeek IQ Encyclopedia: 10 Euro Silver Coin – Ambras Castle | Schloß Ambras  (2002) Castles of Austria Series (2002-2004) Specifications: The Castles of Austria Series ran from 2002 to...

CoinWeek Unboxing: 2015 U.S. Marshals $1 Silver Commemorative Proof Coin –...

CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan unboxes a cool coin that recently arrived at the CoinWeek offices. Its a 2015 U.S. Marshals $1 Silver Commemorative Proof Coin...

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...

Counterfeit Coins Are the Future

By Steve Caruso for CoinWeek.... Counterfeits are the future. I admit that coming from me, such a message seems a bit curious... if grim. However, the...