Standing Liberty Quarters – What Is the Full Head Designation?

Learn Grading: What Is the Full Head Designation on the Standing Liberty Quarter ? Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) …… NGC gives collectors a more comprehensive assessment of...

Phenomenal 1907-S Liberty Head $10 to be Offered in October Baltimore...

The 1907-S Liberty Head $10 eagle is well-known as a better date in the series in Choice Mint State or finer grade, despite a relatively generous...

Rare Lincoln Cent Variety Set to Bring over $27,000 at GreatCollections...

A top-population 1944-D/S Lincoln cent is currently drawing strong interest from collectors at a GreatCollections Certified Coin Auctions sale. With less than four days to...

Gerry Fortin Collection of Liberty Seated Dimes on display at Whitman...

by Gerry Fortin.... Gerry Fortin Rare Coins is pleased to announce that a special Liberty Seated coinage set display will be available at the expanded...

Coin Profile – 1892-1893 Columbian Exposition Half Dollar

As the first commemorative Half Dollar struck, the Columbian Exposition Half Dollar holds a special place in the long and historic commemorative series. From...

Stack’s Bowers Baltimore Sale: Lots You Need to Know: Classic Coins

by Charles Morgan for CoinWeek.... Stack’s Bowers’ Baltimore sales offer a wide range of numismatic items for collectors looking to add important new specimens to their...

CoinWeek Podcast #108: Coin Submission Success Strategies

 CoinWeek Podcast #108: Coin Submission Success Strategies Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek Podcast on iTunes. If you’re anything...

A Finest Certified 1851 Humbert $50 Slug Offered by Heritage in...

The 1851 Humbert $50 ingots (commonly called slugs) are among the most recognizable artifacts of the romantic Gold Rush era. The large Humbert $50...

2018 America the Beautiful Quarters Circulating Coin Set ™ Available October...

The United States Mint (Mint) will begin accepting orders for the 2018 America the Beautiful Quarters Circulating Coin Set ™ (product code 18AC)on October 10...

Choice 1907 Saint Gaudens High Relief Wire Edge to Sell at...

CoinWeek Staff Reports….. A choice uncirculated 1907 Saint Gaudens Double Eagle graded MS63 by PCGS is one of several interesting highlights that will close at...

Coin Profile – United States 1873 Trade Dollar Silver Coin

Description: Throughout history, certain coins, often silver ones like the trade dollar, have circulated around large geographical regions far from their place of origin. The...

Stack’s Bowers Baltimore Sale: Lots You Need to Know: Modern Coins

by Charles Morgan for CoinWeek.... Stack’s Bowers’ Baltimore sales offer a wide range of numismatic items for collectors looking to add important new specimens to their...

What are the Ideal Coins To Put Into a US Type...

US Type Set Strategies By Stewart Huckaby I wrote a previous article in this space about Type Sets, and some of the considerations involved in...

Gem Mint Shipwreck Gold Coin Brought $30K+ at GreatCollections Auction

CoinWeek Staff Reports….. A Gem Mint Type 1 $20 Liberty Head double eagle that was recovered from the ocean floor as part of the salvage...

United States 2003-P Washington Quarter Dollar / Alabama State Quarter

Description – The 50 State Quarter Program The Washington quarter was introduced in 1932 and was intended to be a one-year circulating commemorative coin struck...

On the Block: The Finest Collection of Capped Bust Half Dollars...

CoinWeek Staff Reports.... It takes a total of 73 coins to complete the PCGS Set Registry set of Capped Bust half dollars, Major Variety Set...

Counterfeit Detection: Special Edition – Reprocessed Steel Cents

Make sure you don't get fooled by these steel cents, which are not eligible for NGC certification. In the United States during World War II,...

Rittenhouse 1792 Half Disme Sold For Nearly $2 Million ...

The finest known 1792 silver Half Disme, once in the possession of then-Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson and personally owned by the first United...

Legend Coin Market Report: New Top Set Builder Emerges

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics …… THE BIG WEEK We just saw a sales report for the first three weeks of September. Somehow, we have done $2,000,000.00 in sales to...

CoinWeek Midnight Stream Episode #3: Eisenhower Dollars

https://youtu.be/e2-710zGzQ8   The CoinWeek Midnight Stream returned on Friday with its third episode as editor Charles Morgan covered the week in coins and gave an in-depth breakdown of...

Harvey Stack: Growing Up in a Numismatic Family: In the Early...

By Harvey Stack – Co-Founder, Stack’s Bowers Galleries …… The year 1975 became a great year for the continued growth of Stack's. It was in January of 1975 that Harvey G....

Struck Counterfeit Coin of the Week: 1803 “C-3” Half Cent +...

By Jack D. Young, Early American Coppers (EAC) …… This is the 3rd article in the series reviewing an early half cent (17th in the series on the...

What an S-Mint Peace Dollar at GreatCollections Can Tell Us About...

CoinWeek Staff Reports….. A conditionally-scarce 1934-S Peace dollar graded MS65+ by PCGS and CAC-approved is one of the highlights this week at GreatCollections Certifed Coin...

Modern Dime Designations: What Are Full Bands and Full Torch?

  by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation.... NGC’s designations give collectors a more comprehensive assessment of dimes from the past century. NGC uses a numeric grade to succinctly describe...

The Coin Analyst: The Future of American Silver Eagles – ...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek….. The American Silver Eagles issued annually since 1986 as a Proof and bullion coin, since 2006 in a burnished uncirculated...

October Baltimore Rarities Night – Phenomenal Proof 1891 Double Eagle Rarity

by Jeff Ambio, Vice President of Numismatics, Stack's Bowers Galleries.... This is a simply exquisite Gem that really needs to be seen to be fully...

CoinWeek IQ: Coinage Act of January 9, 1837

An Act supplementary to the act entitled "An act establishing a mint, and regulating the coins of the United States."  Be it enacted by the...

CoinWeek Podcast #106: Ken Bressett on the State of Coins

 CoinWeek Podcast #106: Ken Bressett on the State of Coins Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the...

The King of the Morgan Dollar Series to Sell at GreatCollections...

CoinWeek Staff Reports..... A rare 1895 Morgan dollar graded PR64 by PCGS is one of the highlights this week at GreatCollections Certifed Coin Auctions. With...

Goldberg’s Pre-Long Beach Auction Highlights Market Strength

CoinWeek Staff Reports..... Coming off of a successful and well-attended ANA World's Fair of Money, California-based auctioneers the Goldberg's offered a varied selection of US, World,...