World Coin News – Royal Canadian Mint Reports Annual 2016 Results

The Royal Canadian Mint has reported its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2016. The contents of this release should be read...

Coin Collecting Strategies -Sleeping Giants and Emergent Coins

1822 half eagle $5 gold piece By Bruce Smith Sr. Portfolio Director and Numismatic Writer - Blanchard and Company....   The year was 1822. On its surface,...

September Spike in Silver, Gold Demand at Perth Mint

By CoinWeek News Staff....   Demand for silver and gold at the Perth Mint spiked dramatically last month, with the total number of ounces sold reaching...

Commemorative Stories: The 1892-93 Columbian Half Dollars

By David Provost for CoinWeek..... Author's note: My intention for this series of “stories” is to present lesser known information about the US commemorative coins series...

Stick With The Keys… Coin Collecting Strategies and Key Date Coins

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ......   When I was a kid just beginning to get serious about coins, an older local dealer made a comment...

Elusive Mint State Liberty Head Gold Coins in Baltimore Rarities Night...

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers .....   Lot 3133 in our Rarities Night Session of our March 2017 Baltimore Auction will spotlight...

Royal Mint Adds New Limited Edition Peter Rabbit Commemorative Coins to...

Peter Rabbit will be joined by three additional characters throughout 2017. All four designs will find their way into UK publics’ pockets and purses...

Elusive Full Steps 1969-D Jefferson Nickel Featured in 2016 ANA World’s...

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers .....   While the earliest days of the U.S. Mint boast the greatest density of true rarities,...

Kolbe & Fanning Sale Closes Tomorrow, July 15 at Noon

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers are currently holding Sale 146, which will close in a live online auction on this Saturday, July 15. The...

Bank of Israel Preparing to Launch New Series NIS 20 and...

By Bank of Israel....   Since the launch of the new NIS 50 banknote in September 2014, almost 90 percent of the banknotes in circulation...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – 1918/7-D Buffalo Nickel

Counterfeit 1918/7-D Buffalo Nickel By Max Spiegel, NGC Numismatic Researcher ........... Altered Date and Added Mintmark - The 1918/7-D Buffalo Nickel is often altered, but diagnostics...

Ultra High Relief $20 Saint to be Sold in Bonhams Coins...

An extremely rare 1907 Saint-Gaudens Ultra High Relief $20 coin, featuring an early-production Sans Serif lettered edge, will go under the hammer on 16...

Exquisite Andean Flamingo Features on Fifth Coin in Series From Pobjoy...

Pobjoy Mint is delighted to announce the release of the penultimate coin in the series which feature the extraordinary flamingos on behalf of the...

France 2016 UEFA 100 Euro Gold Uncirculated Coin

Description: France is celebrating the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Euro2016 championship game with the issuance of silver and gold commemorative coins honoring the...

Numismatic Literary Guild Announces Award Winners at 2019 ANA Show

Complete List of Award Winners By Numismatic Literary Guild (NLG) ......   The Numismatic Literary Guild (NLG), a nonprofit organization composed of editors, authors, writers, bloggers, and...

Royal Canadian Mint “Predator” Bullion Coin Series, “Call Of The Wild”...

Building on the success of previous specialty bullion coin series, the Royal Canadian Mint has launched a new “Predator” 1 oz., 99.99% pure silver...

Kagin’s September 2018 West Coast Coin Auction: Lots You Need to...

  by Charles Morgan for CoinWeek..... Kagin’s will conduct the third numismatic auction of their new series from September 21 to 24, 2018, in conjunction with...

A Busy Week: Smithsonian Event and Stack’s Bowers Whitman Auction Lots...

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   It's shaping up to be a very busy week for numismatics and, weather permitting (sleet is currently coming down...

Gold and Silver Britannia Coins from The Royal Mint

The Royal Mint is the world's leading export mint, making coins and medals for an average of 60 countries every year. However, its first...

Archives International Auctions XXX – U.S. & World Banknotes, Scripophily &...

By Archives International Auctions....   Archives International Auctions (AIA) & Dr. Robert Schwartz are proud to present U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, Coins & Security...

NGC Modern Chinese Coin Tops Heritage Auction Hong Kong Sale

A modern Chinese coin graded by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) led the way at the Heritage Auctions World Coins and Ancient Coin Signature Auction event...

From Ancient Coins to Part 2 of the Casa Savoia Collection:...

By Éditions V. Gadoury, Monaco ......   On November 15 and 16, 2019, at Le Méridien Beach Plaza Hotel the Gadoury auction will offer something for...

Newman Numismatic Portal Announces Opening of Numismatic Research Site

By Newman Numismatic Portal ......   The Newman Numismatic Portal (NNP) is now live and open to the general public at NewmanPortal.org. Funded by the Eric...

Stack’s Bowers World Coin Auctions – Hupeh Tael with Large Characters

By Chris Chatigny, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stacks Bowers ......   This preview for our upcoming Stack's Bowers and Ponterio August Hong Kong Showcase Auction features...

Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists FUN Coin Show Report

From the Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists (PAN) February 2015 Newsletter .....   PAN president Tom Uram and PANeNEWS editor and Treasurer Pat McBride flew to Orlando FL...

Professional Numismatists Guild Invitational Coin Auction by Heritage Claims $6.5 Million

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   Heritage’s PNG Invitational Signature Auction ran February 26th through March 1st where nearly 2,800 lots captured slightly over...

Heritage Auctions – Red 1922 No D Lincoln Cent, Die Pair...

Old-time collectors knew this issue simply as the "1922 Plain" cents, although the current terminology is 1922 No D Lincoln Cent No cents were coined...

Daniel Frank Sedwick May Treasure Auction Posts $2.05 Million

By Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ......   A shipwreck-recovered early Spanish colonial gold tumbaga bar (lot 194) weighing 1.816 kilograms with a marked fineness of 5.75...

Stack’s Bowers June 2017 Baltimore Coin Auction Realizes Over $5.3 Million

The Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Coin Auction of the June 2017 Whitman Coin and Collectibles Expo, held at the Baltimore Convention Center, brought together...

Ancient Coins – Highly Desirable Signed Decadrachm by Kimon

By Chris Chatigny, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stacks Bowers ........ The inaugural preview for the upcoming January New York International Numismatic Convention Auction hosted by...