Journal of East Asian Numismatics to Publish Again in 2016

In 1994, The Journal of East Asian Numismatics (JEAN) was founded by Michael Chou, the CEO of Champion Auction and Bruce Smith, a noted...

In Memoriam: Peter Nikolaus Schulten MA, 1936–2016

By Fritz Rudolf Künker - Künker GmbH & Company....   The life of numismatist Peter N. Schulten had many facets. While his father Wolfgang Schulten (1904-1996),...

The Royal Canadian Mint: A Decade of Remarkable Innovation

Breaking new ground by launching the world's first colored circulation coin on October 21, 2004, the Royal Canadian Mint has continuously raised the bar...

World Coins – Hungary’s First 2017 Issues Released

By Coin & Currency Institute ....   Hungary's first commemorative coins of 2017 honor Zsuzsanna Kossuth, one of the pioneers of the nursing profession in Hungary,...

The Marvelous Pogue Family Collection, Part 6: A Sleeping Rarity, the...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #293 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

The 1846-C Quarter Eagle: The “Southern Darling” of U.S. Coins

Photo: Jan 2012 Fun Heritage Auction Lot # 4750 By Timothy O'Fallon - Gibraltar Coins & Precious Metals ........   On July 27, 1844, some students were...

JM Bullion and Emporium Hamburg to Launch 2017 Somali Silver Elephant...

JM Bullion is proud to be the exclusive home for the launch of the 2017 Somalian Silver Elephant 1 oz. and 1 Kilo coins....

The Fabulous Eric P. Newman Collection, part 13: An Extremely...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #252 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds The...

Cool Coins! Whitman Expo, November 2015. Video: 5:15

Coin dealers from across the country travel to Baltimore, Maryland three times a year to exhibit at the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo. Thousands of...

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Why Do We Still Make...

By CoinWeek....   Last Sunday, HBO's Last Week Tonight with John Oliver featured a segment on the elimination of the penny. Fans of Comedy Central's The...

Coin Grading – Six “Ruined” US Gold Coin Liberty Head Issues

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ......   The powers that be at PCGS and NGC have never sat down and said “let’s deliberately ruin...

Stack’s Bowers NYINC Auction of World & Ancient Coins Realizes $4.86...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries rang in the New Year with tremendous results at the January New York International Auction. An excellent array of coins was...

Fiji Issues Circulating Banknotes, Coins to Commemorate 2016 Olympic Gold Medal...

By Reserve Bank of Fiji ......   The Reserve Bank of Fiji announces that a commemorative circulation banknote and coin commemorating Fiji Rugby 7s gold medal...

World Commemorative Coins – Royal Canadian Mint Unveils Silver Coin Celebrating...

The Royal Canadian Mint is joining Canadians in celebrating the 90th birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II with the launch of a colourful...

CoinWeek News Wire for July 1, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for July 1, 2016 Brain Food 1.) History: June 30,1987: Introducing the ‘loonie’ In 1986, the Canadian government announced it would be...

CoinWeek to Deliver Presentation at World Mint Directors Conference in Bangkok

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek ....   To our readers, a quick note: For the next week I will be in Bangkok, Thailand, site of the 2016...

Collecting the Coins of Austria: 5 Euro Cent

From the CoinWeek IQ Encyclopedia: 5 Euro Cent (2002-Present) The largest of the copper-plated steel small denomination euro coins, the 5 euro cent is the rough equivalent of...

Lyndon B. Johnson Coin & Chronicles Set Available Today (UPDATE: SOLD...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   UPDATE: The 2015 LBJ Coin & Chronicles Set has officially SOLD OUT. According to a notice sent out by...

Cultural Property Overreach Encroaches on Collectors’ Rights

By Wayne Sayles - Ancient Coin Collecting ....   Cultural Heritage Lawyer Rick St. Hilaire, an apologist for cultural property nationalists and a critic of private...

The Coin Analyst: 25th Anniversary Silver Eagle Sets Sell Out in...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   The widely and eagerly-anticipated 25th Anniversary American Silver Eagle sets sold out on October 27 in 4 ½ hours,...

Russia 2015 Year of Literature in Russia 3 Ruble Proof Silver...

Description: The Bank of Russia has celebrates the enormous contribution of Russian writers and poets with a colorized silver three-ruble commemorative coin. The coin is part of...

Royal Mint Unveils Limited Edition £100 Silver Coin

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   The Royal Mint has an end-of-the-year surprise for you. On December 27, the venerable institution unveiled a new, limited-edition £100...

World Coins – “Honey” Wins Innovative Design Competition

By Bank of Latvia ....   The design concept "Honey" by industrial designer Artūrs Analts has been awarded the first prize in the competition for the...

LOW MINTAGES, LOW PRICES: Fractional Mexican Silver Libertads

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek....   It's no secret that collectors at every level are drawn to low-mintage dates like dogs to a meat wagon. Hundreds of pages of...

Collecting the Coins of Austria: 1 Euro Cent

From the CoinWeek IQ Encyclopedia:   1 Euro Cent (2002-Present) The smallest of the circulating euro coins, the diminutive 1 euro cent has virtually no purchasing power but, much...

Three Modern Coins Grab Top Dollar At Heritage World’s Fair of...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com ......   Modern coins took some of the top bids at the Heritage Auctions sale during the American Numismatic Association (ANA)...

An Important Collection of Bracteates to be offered Dec. 10-11th by...

By Dr. Ursula Kampmann - CoinsWeekly.com....   From ancient coins to magnificent issues from the Middle Ages and Modern Era – Numismatik Lanz is presenting...

Highlighted Results from Stack’s Bowers NYINC World Paper Money Auction

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce the results of their January 2017 NYINC World Paper Money Sale. This sale produced pleasing results, with...

Heritage World Coin Auctions – Massive 10 Taler from Brunswick- Wolfenbüttel

One of the highlights of our upcoming August 11 ANA World Coin Platinum Night Auction in Anaheim, from The Cape Coral Collection of Multiple...

ANA: Sponsors Pledge Support for 2016 Anaheim World’s Fair of Money

Many organizations and individuals play a part in ensuring the American Numismatic Association's (ANA) World’s Fair of Money retains a strong educational focus. Thanks...