English Coin Market Update

Eric Green - Numismatic Consultant, Great Britain Interviewer: David Lisot   Mr. Green travels the world going to coin conventions. He discusses the state of the worldwide...

Initial Beverly Hills Signature Coin Auction Realizes Nearly $7 Million

The first US coin auction to take place at our Beverly Hills office is now complete, with total prices realized for the November...

Canada’s Nature, Culture and History Boldly Displayed on Royal Canadian Mint’s Newest Collector Coins

New gold and silver coins echo Boreal Forest, Wood Bison, Orca and Peregrine Falcon commemorative circulation coin program unveiled in October 2011; other collectibles...

The Coin Analyst: Grading Service Guidelines and Clarification on Bullion Coin in 25th Anniversary...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   Since my last column on the 25th anniversary silver eagle sets was published, there have been a couple more...

Summer seminar scholarships available for talented Young Numismatists

Young Numismatists have the opportunity to earn full and partial scholarships for the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) highly acclaimed 2012 Summer Seminar in Colorado...

The Coin Analyst: 25th Anniversary Silver Eagle Sets Sell Out in 4 ½ Hours...

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,...

Lot Highlights of the January 2012 Prospero Collection Auction

Baldwins Formed over several decades by a collector with a passion for the arts and a discerning taste for outstanding examples of the most beautiful...

Ancient Cretan Stater Brings $479,000 World Record Price at Morton & Eden

By Paul Fraser Collectibles Depicting Zeus with lover Europa, the Cretan stater made a record in the $6.4m ancient coin auction London numismatic specialists Morton &...

Tetradrachms of Alexander the Great

This month, NGC Ancients examines the silver tetradrachms of Alexander III of Macedon (356–323 B.C.), better known as Alexander the Great. Throughout history, few...
Larry Shepherd, American Numismatic Association (ANA) Executive Director

War of Words escalates as ANA Responds to Shepherd Statement and Harlan Berk Press...

The Anerican Numismatic Association (ANA) just issued a Press Release in response to statements distributed and published by former Executive Director Larry Shepherd, and...

CoinWeek Goes European: The Maastricht Paper Money Fair

David Lisot, host and producer of CoinWeek video news service, during a recent trip to Europe attended the Maastricht Paper Money Fair held in...

2012 Colorized Australian Dragons To Be Issued as Proof Coins for First Time

By Louis Golino for Coin Week .....   On Monday, October 3, I spoke with a representative of Talisman Coins, which is the authorized U.S. distributor...

$6.8 Million Norman Jacobs Collection Leads $20.5+ Million Heritage Auction World & Ancient Coins...

Sept. 8-9 auction led by $1.39+ million 1909 Korean Gold Coin set and $546,250 “Ides of March” denarius; Heritage’s most successful World & Ancient...

Legend Sells Cardinal Collection 1794 Dollar, Acquires Spectacular Dakota 20th Century Collection

A 1794 Flowing Hair U.S. silver dollar, owned by collector Bruce Moreland and formerly owned by the Cardinal Collection Educational Foundation, now has been...

New Book on Charbneau So-Called Dollars

Jeff Shevlin, So-Called Guy David Lisot, Interviewer Jeff Shevlin, know as the “So-Called Guy” along with William Hyder, has written a new book about a specialty...

Why Do People Come to the NLG Bash?

Interviewer: David Lisot   The annual Bash of the Numismatic Literary Guild is the most prestigious gathering of the coin hobby's intellectuals, writers and researchers. The...

‘First Hellenistic Gold Coin Ever Struck’ to be Auctioned in London October 2

A unique gold coin of the enigmatic Greco-Baktrian ruler Sophytes, which may very well be the first ever Hellenistic gold issue, is...

Austrian Mint Announces Final “Legends of Austria” Commemorative Coin

13 October Vienna – The sixth and final coin of the popular “Legends of Austria” silver series will be issued today. The final Legend...

Baldwin’s Auction 71 Announced

Baldwin’s auction 71, the second of two official Coinex auctions, contains an array of high quality, interesting pieces from the Indian, Ancient and Islamic...

Baldwin’s London Auction 70 Preview

The first of Baldwin’s two official Coinex auctions will be held on the 28th September this year and will include a spectacular selection of...

Royal Canadian Mint: The Making of the World’s Largest Gold Coin

Making of the world's largest gold coin, a 2007 Canadian $1,000.000 Maple Leaf. This coin breaks all records: It weighs a staggering 100 kilos and...

More than 5,600 Currency Lots offered in Heritage Long Beach Auction

Taking place Sept. 7-9 and Sept. 11-12 at the Long Beach Exposition Center; a wide variety of U.S. and World currency available for the...

The King of American Coins – the Dollar of 1804 – Part 1

Background of the ANA’s Idler 1804 Dollar as Exhibited at the 2011 World’s Fair of Money in Chicago -  Part 1 By Mark Ferguson for...

1855-S $3 gold coin brings $1,322,500 as top lot in $31+ million Pre ANA...

Strength seen in all areas of the rare coin market in August 11 Platinum Night Auction; 91%+ Sell-Through by Dollar Value A unique 1855-S $3...

Schedule Set for World Mint Stage at 2011 World’s Fair of Money

Mints and other organizations at the 2011 World’s Fair of Money will discuss new issues and events during presentations on the World Mint Stage,...
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Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The Rarities Night Auction, Part 1 Overview

News and Analysis on scarce coins, markets, and the coin collecting community #65 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds While Heritage has been organizing 'Platinum Night'...

Kolbe & Fanning Announce New Website

After months of planning and work, Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers LLC are pleased to unveil their new and improved website. Numismatic researchers and...
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Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Eliasberg Coins Traveling to Chicago

News and Analysis on scarce coins, markets, and the coin collecting community #64 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds .....   In the Internet era, there is...

Dillon Gage to Open Larger Precious Metals Refinery in Dallas

Company's new facility now has twice the capacity to chemically remove diamonds from their settings This summer, Dillon Gage Metals will move to a brand...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The Fate of Ten Switt-Langbord 1933 Double Eagle $20...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #62 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   On July 7,...