GreatCollections to Auction Ultimate Collection of Rattlers and Old Holders

GreatCollections is pleased to announce the Ultimate Collection of Rattlers and Old Holders. The collection comprises nearly 100 certified coins that were graded in...

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...

Rare 1795 13 Leaves $10 Featured in Stack’s Bowers November 2019...

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   The 1795 $10 eagle is among the most iconic issues to emerge from the early United...

High-Grade 1927 Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle Gold Coin Sold at GreatCollections.com

By CoinWeek ....   Yesterday, on Sunday, November 10, bidding ended on GreatCollections.com for this 1927 Saint-Gaudens $20 Gold Double Eagle, graded MS-67 by PCGS. At almost...

Pedigrees & Hoards: Shipwreck Coins

By Rick Bretz for CoinWeek .....   Thanks to a fellow pedigree collector, I’ve started to add shipwreck coins to my collection. There’s a lot of...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – Altered Date 1815 Half Dollar

The altered date on this half dollar imitates a true numismatic rarity   Altered Date Counterfeits by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   In the early part of the...

CoinWeek IQ – From Half Disme to Half Dime

From Half Disme to Half Dime By Lianna Spurrier for CoinWeek ..... Quite a few denominations have been introduced and retired throughout our history, and...

Coin Hoards, Treasures, and Troves: Separating Truth From Taradiddles!

By Q. David Bowers for Whitman Publishing ...... The second edition of Q. David Bowers’ Lost and Found Coin Hoards and Treasures, one of the...

CoinWeek Video: Jeff Garrett and the Great Southern Treasury Hoard of...

By CoinWeek .....     Near the beginning of last month, CoinWeek traveled to NGC headquarters in Sarasota, Florida, to get a first look at the Great...

Certified Coin Marketplace – CAC-Approved Coins Bring Premiums in October...

In addition to realizing newsworthy premiums in public auctions in Dallas and New Orleans, CAC-approved coins outperformed other certified coins in various public internet...

Rare Gem US Coins From the Hansen Collection at David Lawrence...

David Lawrence Auction Highlights by David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  ......   Today’s auction marks a historic time in DLRC’s history. After years of helping collector...

Bill Bierly’s In God We Trust Shows Numismatic Research is...

In November 2019, Whitman Publishing will release William Bierly’s In God We Trust: The American Civil War, Money, Banking, and Religion. The 352-page hardcover...

Heritage Auctions – Coin Profile – 1833 Small Date Half Eagle,...

Heritage's upcoming December 5-8 US Coins Signature Auction in Dallas features a coin profile extremely rare variety of a very rare coin, the BD-3...

Key Date 1995-W Proof Silver Eagle in PR70 DCAM Offered at...

By CoinWeek ....   This Sunday, November 3, bidding ends on GreatCollections.com for a perfect specimen of the key date West Point 1995 American Silver Eagle....

Heritage Dallas US Coin Auction Raises Over $7.4 million

Popular rarities led the way as Heritage's October 17-24 Dallas auction saw more than $7.4 million in rare US coins change hands. All prices...

Key Lincoln Cents, Buffalo Nickels Highlight Latest David Lawrence Rare Coin...

David Lawrence Auction Highlights by David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  ......   The David Lawrence Auction Sunday Internet Sale #1089 offers an amazing Eliasberg early large...

Blanchard: Over 270 Million of These Coins Were Melted

By Blanchard and Company, Inc .....   Over 270 million Morgan silver dollars met their fate in the melting pot under the provisions of the Pittman...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions’ Exclusively Legend Regency Auction Draws Strong Bidding

Five important, high-quality collections, assembled by collectors with the exclusive assistance and mentoring of Laura Sperber and George Huang of Legend Numismatics were sold...

1899-O Morgan Silver Dollar in PCGS MS-67+ at GreatCollections.com

By CoinWeek ....   On Sunday, October 27, bidding ends on GreatCollections.com for this 1899-O Morgan silver dollar, graded MS-67+ by PCGS and approved by CAC. Once...

Doug Winter: One Bad Apple or Auction Price, Doesn’t Spoil the...

Or, Why One Bad Auction Price Result Shouldn't Take Down Price Levels on Specific Coins   Bad Auction Price Result Shouldn't Take Down Price Levels By...

A Neat Knick-Knack – Counterfeit 1842 Dahlonega Gold Half Eagle

Dahlonega Gold Counterfeit by Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ......   As you become a more passionate collector, “oddball” items become more appealing. I refer...

Gem Morgan Dollars, US Gold Coins Highlight Sunday’s David Lawrence Auction

David Lawrence Auction Highlights by David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  ......   The David Lawrence Auction Sunday Internet Sale #1088 offers a beautifully original Bust Quarter,...

Stack’s Bowers 2019 Baltimore Sale – The CoinWeek Preview

Stack's Bowers Baltimore Sale Preview by Lianna Spurrier for CoinWeek .....   At the 2019 Whitman Expo in Baltimore, Maryland, Stack’s Bowers will be auctioning a...

Seldom Seen Items – Cancelled Reverse Seated Half Dollar Die From...

Heritage's upcoming December 15 Online Auction of Carson City Coinage features an interesting canceled die, one of numerous reverse dies that the Carson City...

Medallic Portraits of Abraham Lincoln – Beyond Brenner

Abraham Lincoln by Eric Brothers for CoinWeek .....   When one thinks of the image of Abraham Lincoln upon a coin, Victor David Brenner's cent is...

Struck Counterfeit Coins: A Family of Struck Fake Draped Bust Dollars

By Jack D. Young, Early American Coppers (EAC) ......   In a discussion at the 2019 Dayton EAC Convention on counterfeits, we talked of three "families"...

Jeff Garrett: Toned Coins – A Matter of Taste

Attractively toned coins continue to be one of the most enigmatic segments of the rare coin market   By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC)...

1895 Morgan, Humbert Gold $50 Among Highlights of David Lawrence Rare...

DLRC Auction Highlights by David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #1087 offers a registry quality gem Seated Liberty quarter, a rare...

Five Highlights From the Legend Rare Coins Regency Exclusively Legend Auction

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek .....   Legend Rare Coins will soon be offering an extraordinary array of coins in its upcoming Regency Exclusively Legend Auction,...

1914 Indian Head Quarter Eagle Gold Coin in Proof 67 at...

By CoinWeek ....   As part of GreatCollections.com's weekly online coin auction, bidding ends Sunday (October 20) for this Proof 67 1914 Indian Head $2.50 quarter...