Over $10 Million in Coins Sold in Two Dallas Heritage Auctions

Heritage Auction's mid-October sales of US coins are in the book, and when everything was complete, every lot in both auctions sold, and more...

David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction Offers Key Date 1915 Saint, 1916...

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Internet Auctions  ......   The first David Lawrence Sunday Internet Auction of November is now live. Auction #1140 features 300 new...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – 1937-D 3-Legged Buffalo Nickel

Evidence of heavy polishing where the fourth leg should be - 1937-D Buffalo Nickel   By Max Spiegel, Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   The 1937-D 3 Legged...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries Announces New York Store Opening

Stack’s Bowers Galleries Opens New Flagship New York City Gallery at 470 Park Avenue (Between 57th and 58th Streets)   Stack’s Bowers Galleries is thrilled to...

The Wreck of Brother Jonathan Still Keeps Its Secrets

By Blanchard and Company, Inc ......   On a Sunday morning in 1865, a paddle steamer called Brother Jonathan departed Crescent City Harbor, California. The ship...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – 1903-S Added S Morgan Dollar

A prominent area of discoloration around the mintmark is a sign that this Morgan Dollar is a counterfeit.   Morgan Dollar Counterfeit by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation...

Silver War Nickels: History, Values and Varieties

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   About 10 months into the U.S. involvement in World War II that begin in December 1941 after the Pearl Harbor...

Harvest Moon Collection of Gem Morgan Dollars at David Lawrence Rare...

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Internet Auctions  ......   The newest David Lawrence Rare Coins Sunday Internet Auction is now live. Auction #1140 features 300 coins...

Choice Uncirculated Rolls of Early Lincoln Cents Beginning to Stir

By Dr. Richard S. Appel - UniqueRareCoins.com ......   The 1963-64 period witnessed a price explosion for uncirculated rolls of U.S. coins that has yet to...

The Roosevelt Dime – A Fitting Tribute, But Not Without Controversy

By David Thomason Alexander for CoinWeek ..... Most circulating United States coins have received both scrutiny and some negative press when first issued. The first 1793...

Stack’s Bowers Nov. Showcase Auction Features Rare Mint State 1852-O Double...

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   Even though the New Orleans Mint had produced double eagles in both 1850 and 1851, the...

The New Orleans Mint and Its Southern Coinage

By Mike Garofalo for PCGS ......   The first United States Mint was built in Philadelphia, which was serving as our nation’s capital city during the...

Christopher Columbus: His Decline in Numismatics and the Nation’s Collective Memory

By Heinz Tschachler ..... When in the early 1990s the United States was getting ready to commemorate the quincentennial of Christopher Columbus first landing on...

Heritage Auction October Dallas Signature Sale Closing Wednesday

On October 14-18, two rarity-filled auctions will prompt five busy days at Heritage Auction's Dallas World Headquarters. Signature floor sessions are scheduled Wednesday through Friday,...

Jeff Garrett: Fractional Gold Comes to Market

Collecting California fractional gold coins is a fascinating pursuit, as many of the coins are tangible links to one of the most exciting eras...

Million-Dollar Coins Aside, Regency 41 Results Reflect Healthy Market

By CoinWeek Staff Reports .....   Hits and Misses from the Morelan Collection On Thursday, October 8, 2020, Legend Rare Coin Auctions held Regency Auction 41 in...

High Gem 1929-D Walking Liberty Half Dollar at GreatCollections

By CoinWeek ....   Bidding on this lightly toned toned 1929-D Walking Liberty Half Dollar--graded MS-66+ by PCGS and judged strong for the grade by CAC--ends...

Certified Coin Marketplace – CAC-Approved Coins Bring Premiums in September 2020

During September, CAC approved coins outperformed other certified coins in a live auction in Dallas and in public internet sales. Here are 10 examples,...

Stunning NGC-Certified Connecticut Coppers From Partrick Collection Being Sold

More than 500 Connecticut Coppers certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) from the Donald G. Partrick Collection are being offered for sale, representing an...

PCGS Grades 1st New 1795 Flowing Hair Half Dollar Variety Discovered...

New 1795 Flowing Hair Half Dollar Graded by PCGS as an F15 and Designated a “Discovery Coin”   It still pays to scrutinize all coins for...

2021 Morgan Silver Dollar, Peace Dollar Closer to Being Minted

2021 Morgan Dollar by Bullion Shark LLC ......   There is some very good news for collectors of U.S. coins who have been excited about the...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – 1854-O Arrows Seated Liberty Half Dollar

Counterfeit 1854-O Arrows Seated Liberty Half Dollar Counterfeit Coins Profiled by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ..........   Numerous issues, such as depressions, raised lines, porosity and die damage,...

The Bruce Morelan Collection – Lots You Need to Know: CoinWeek...

 CoinWeek Streaming News is brought to you by NGC. For information about NGC’s current grading specials and services, as well as to look up certs,...

Mint State Buffalo Nickels, Other Highlights at David Lawrence Rare Coins

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Internet Auctions  ......   The latest Sunday Internet Auction from David Lawrence Rare Coins is now live. Auction #1139 features 315...

Treasures From the Bruce Morelan Collection: Regency Auction 41

The Bruce Morelan Collection by Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for PCGS ......   These coins are like family Those are the words of Laura Sperber, founder of Legend Rare...

Building a 1956 Mint Set of US Coins: As Complex as...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   Six years ago, we took an in-depth look at what it would take to build a...

Cameo Proof 1887 Morgan Dollar in Stack’s Bowers Nov. Showcase Auction

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   Just 710 Proof Morgan dollars were struck at the Philadelphia Mint in 1887, and only about...

California Fractional Gold October 22 Heritage Auction Open for Bidding

One of the Month-Long auctions now open for bidding at Heritage Auctions is the October 22 California Fractional Gold US Coins Special Monthly Auction,...

About Uncirculated 1799 Draped Bust Silver Dollar at GreatCollections

By CoinWeek ....   On Sunday, October 4, bidding ends at GreatCollections.com for this toned 1799 Draped Bust Heraldic Eagle Silver Dollar, graded AU-58 by NGC...

Simpson I Results: US Gold; Plus a Snapshot of the Higher...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ......   CoinWeek Content Partner   The auction sale of Part One of selections from the collection of Bob Simpson was recently conducted...