The Greatest U.S. Coin Collections Ever Auctioned, Part 2: Parmelee

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #387 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds .....   This is the second...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions Regency XXIII Sale: Lots You Need to...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   Count us as people who appreciate the rationale behind Legend Rare Coin Auctions' Regency Sales. The series...

Can You Collect Rare US Gold on a Budget of $2,500-$5,000...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ...... When I speak to new collectors, they are often under the impression that most of the...

Condition Census 1795 Half Cent in Stack’s Bowers Baltimore Auction

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers ......   The Stack's Bowers November 2017 Official Auction of the Whitman Coins & Collectibles Baltimore Expo...

Heritage Auctions – Seldom Seen Selections: Proof 1893 Dollar, Proof-68 Star...

The Mint produced an unexciting mintage of 792 proof Morgan dollars in 1893, but the issue was one of the more poorly rendered of...

Tips for Coin Collectors – The Appreciation of Toned Coins

There is a wide variety of toning, and judging its value on a coin is tricky By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   My...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – The 1972 Doubled Die Lincoln Cent

GENUINE 1972 Double Die Lincoln Cent - courtesy of Heritage Auctions. By Max Spiegel - Numismatic Researcher, NGC ......   Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) recently received a...

October Opens with Latest Auction from David Lawrence Rare Coins

By David Lawrence Rare Coins ...... Our Sunday Internet Auction #981 offers a fantastic selection of 345 new items, 75 No Reserve lots and 30...

Heritage Auctions Releases 1802 Half Dime Book

The 1802 half dime is one of the great rarities in U.S. numismatics. It is without a doubt the key date early half dime....

Important Baldwin & Co. $5 Gold Coin at Stack’s Bowers Baltimore...

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers ......   Stack's Bowers Galleries is pleased to offer in Rarities Night of our November 2017 Baltimore...

The Greatest U.S. Coin Collections Ever Auctioned, Part 1: Rarity Over...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #388 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds .....   This series is about...

Heritage Auctions – Seldom Seen Selections: Top-Grade 1885 Liberty Nickel, MS67

The legendary key date status of the 1885 Liberty nickel drives unparalleled demand for high-grade representatives. While Uncirculated coins can usually be found for...

Stack’s Bowers: Two Stunning Rare U.S. Gold Coins Added to SBG...

Dear Collector, Two stunning gold rarities currently highlight SBG Direct. Visit StacksBowers.com and add to your collection today! Click here to visit SBG Direct now 1899 Liberty...

Classic US Coins Highlight David Lawrence Rare Coins Online Auction 980

By David Lawrence Rare Coins ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #980 offers a fantastic selection of 400 new items, 65 No Reserve lots and 25...

Struck Counterfeit Coin of the Week: 1797 “S-136” Large Cent +...

By Jack D. Young, Early American Coppers (EAC) ......   This latest installment in the continuing summary of the deceptive struck counterfeits documented to date concerns...

New Coin Auction Site CertifiedLink.com Open For Bidding – 19th and...

Open For Bidding: Certified Coin Auction of 19th and 20th Century Coins at CertifiedLink.com The company known for facilitating high-end, certified comic book sales has...

Classic U.S. Coins for Less Than $500 Each, Part 31: Liberty...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #386 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds .....   Overall, there are nine...

Heritage Auctions – Seldom Seen Selections: The Rare Standish Barry Threepence

Standish Barry of Baltimore was one of two Maryland silversmiths to take it upon himself to strike silver coinage in the years between the...

Finest Certified 1858-O Liberty Head Double Eagle Featured in Baltimore Rarities...

By Q. David Bowers - Co-founder, Stack's Bowers ......   Among early double eagles, the rarest of the rare are New Orleans coins in Mint State....

U.S. Mint to Unveil Designs for Commemorative Coin Honoring World War...

WHAT: The United States Mint will unveil the winning designs in the World War I Centennial 2018 Commemorative Coin Designs Competition on Monday, October 9,...

Legend Coin Market Report – Mid-September Report 2

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   QUIET POWER COINS TRADING HANDS Be aware that what we discuss in the Market Report is written from Legend...

Building a World Class Numismatic Gold Coin Collection: The Josiah K....

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers ......   CoinWeek continues to post Harvey Stack's wonderful series of blogs on not only the building of one...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – 1882 $3 US Gold Coin

Counterfeit 1882 $3 US Gold By Max Spiegel, Numismatic Researcher, NGC ...... On the "Omega" $3 US Gold coins, the counterfeiter’s signature can be seen within...

Stack’s Bowers: Near Gem 1797 Draped Bust Dime in October Auction

By James McCartney, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stack's Bowers ......   Featured in Stack's Bowers upcoming October 2017 Collector's Choice Online Auction is an incredible MS-64...

Classic US Coins – So You’ve Decided to Collect Dahlonega Gold…

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   The Dahlonega Mint opened in 1838 as a result of the North Georgia Gold Rush. The...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions Regency XXIII to Be Largest Yet

Legend Rare Coin Auctions (LRCA) has just put the finishing touches on the cataloging of the Regency Auction XXIII to be held on the...

$21.5+ Million Changes Hands in Heritage Auctions’ Long Beach Coin, Currency...

More than $21.5 million worth of U.S. coins, world & ancient coins and currency changed hands during Heritage Auctions' as more than 99 percent...

British Halfpenny Imitations Minted and Circulated in New York Before 1800

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #385 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds .....   Imitation British halfpennies were...

David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction #979 Now Open

By David Lawrence Rare Coins ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #979 offers a fantastic selection of 340 new items, 130 No Reserve lots and 45...

Counterfeit Coins Detection: California Fractional Gold

A few helpful tips can make sure you never get fooled by these sometimes deceptive fantasy pieces Period Three back-dated BG-1301A listed in California...