Let's Talk About $20 Gold Coins: Grading, Population, and the Market

Let’s Talk About $20 Gold Coins: Grading, Population, and the Market

  In this episode of the CoinWeek Live Stream on YouTube, noted coin expert Russ Augustin (AU Capital Management/RARCOA) joins Charles Morgan to discuss common...
United States 1977-D Roosevelt Dime

United States 1977-D Roosevelt Dime

On February 9, 1977, Frank H. MacDonald, then-Deputy Director of the United States Mint, announced that the Denver facility would cease production. Two days...
The Mystery of the Only Known 1870-S Half Dime

The Mystery of the Only Known 1870-S Half Dime

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   In 1870, when a new mint facility was being built in San Francisco for the "Granite Lady", as the building...
Rainbow-Toned Morgan Dollars

Rainbow-Toned Morgan Dollars

By Kyle Clifford Knapp for PCGS ......   An 1881-S Morgan Dollar graded PCGS MS67+ and bearing a price guide value of $1,100 realized $19,387 USD....
United States 1960 Franklin Half Dollar

United States 1960 Franklin Half Dollar

The specific design of the Franklin half dollar--Founding Father Benjamin Franklin on the obverse and the Liberty Bell on the reverse--was heavily advocated for...
Heritage Auctions Modern Bullion Coin Showcase August 8

Heritage Auctions Modern Bullion Coin Showcase August 8

Bidding is now open in Heritage Auction's Showcase Auction of Modern Collectible US Coins and Bullion, with the concluding live session scheduled for 6...
GreatCollections Offering One of Finest Known Proof 1912 Indian Head Quarter Eagles

GreatCollections Offering One of Finest Known Proof 1912 Indian Head Quarter Eagles

Currently listed for auction at GreatCollections is one of the finest Proof 1912 $2.50 quarter eagle gold coins available. Collectors should be aware of...
All-Time #1 Set of Seated Quarters on Display at ANA World’s Fair

All-Time #1 Set of Seated Quarters on Display at ANA World’s Fair

D.L. Hansen and David Lawrence Rare Coins (DLRC) will be displaying the All-Time Finest PCGS Registry Set of Circulation Strike Seated Liberty Quarters at...

United States 1978 Eisenhower Dollar

Even though the United States had no real need for a large dollar coin at the start of the 1970s, the gaming industry developed...
Heritage Auctions Offers Don Bonser Collection of US Coin Varieties

Heritage Auctions Offers Don Bonser Collection of US Coin Varieties

Over the past few months, Heritage Auctions has offered parts 1 through 5 of the Don Bonser Collection of Error Coins. Now, we're pleased...
American Silver Eagle 2022 (S) Proof Coin Available August 9

American Silver Eagle 2022 (S) Proof Coin Available August 9

The United States Mint will accept orders for the 2022 American Eagle Silver Proof Coins from the San Francisco Mint facility beginning on August...
The Full Date 1855-D Gold Dollar

The Full Date 1855-D Gold Dollar

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ......   CoinWeek Content Partner   As part of the Auraria Collection of Dahlonega gold coinage, I recently had the pleasure of selling...
Modern Mules: The Rarest Error Coins

Modern Mules: The Rarest Error Coins

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   When it comes to error coins, a mule is simply a coin that was struck from a die pair that...
Big Things Happened at the United States Mint in the Month of August

Big Things Happened at the United States Mint in the Month of August

By CoinWeek .....   The dog days of summer are upon us, which means that it's time to take a trip through the annals of United States...
Rare US Coins From Westminster Collection Offered by David Lawrence

Rare US Coins From Westminster Collection Offered by David Lawrence

Sunday Auction #1233 of classic US coins from David Lawrence Rare Coins (DLRC) is now live and features over 625 total lots - including...
Standing Liberty Quarters Worth Money

Standing Liberty Quarters Worth Money

By Steven Cochran for Gainesville Coins ......   Virtually all Standing Liberty quarters are worth more than their melt value (roughly $5). Many of them are...
United States 1944 Walking Liberty Half Dollar

United States 1944 Walking Liberty Half Dollar

In 1944, the United States Mint was working overtime to accommodate not only the wartime needs of the United States but also the needs...
The 1792 Half Disme: A Small Coin with Huge Historical Significance

The 1792 Half Disme: A Small Coin with Huge Historical Significance

By Blanchard & Company ......   The United States of America was still in its infancy in the early 1790s. The Founding Fathers signed the Constitution...
Mint Opens Enrollments for 2023 Silver Dollars, 2022 Kennedy Halves in Circulation

Mint Opens Enrollments for 2023 Silver Dollars, 2022 Kennedy Halves in Circulation

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   On July 8, the United States Mint opened enrollments for the 2023 Morgan and Peace dollars on its website. The 2023...
Finest Known Proof 1825/4/1 Half Eagle From Mocatta Collection Offered by Stack’s Bowers

Finest Known Proof 1825/4/1 Half Eagle From Mocatta Collection Offered by Stack’s Bowers

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is thrilled to present the finest of three known Proof 1825/4/1 Capped Head Left half eagles in their Summer 2022 Global...
All-Time #1 Koessl Matte Proof Gold Set on Display at ANA World’s Fair of Money

All-Time #1 Koessl Matte Proof Gold Set on Display at ANA World’s Fair of...

For the past 40 years, an advanced collector attended hundreds of major coin shows and spent countless hours on the phone with dealers trying...
Legend Rare Coin Auctions to Sell Perfection Collection of Capped Bust Half Dollars

Legend Rare Coin Auctions to Sell Perfection Collection of Capped Bust Half Dollars

Current # 2 PCGS Registry Set is a magnificent date run of GEM PCGS/CAC coins with an average grade of 65.478   Legend Rare Coin Auctions...
The Navy Mustang Collection: A Novice Collector’s Rise Through the Ranks While Building a Worthy Carson City Coin Collection

The Navy Mustang Collection: A Novice Collector’s Rise Through the Ranks While Building a...

By Rusty Goe ......   Anthony Ray Arnold--Tony to those who know him--achieved success, serving the United States admirably, during his 29-year naval career. During retirement,...

The Story of the 1973/74 Aluminum Lincoln Penny

By Blanchard & Company ...... How do you run a successful business? You make sure that costs don’t exceed revenues. However, in a 2014 biennial report to...
United States 1997-D Washington Quarter

United States 1997-D Washington Quarter

By 1997, events were already in motion that would completely overhaul the Washington quarter series. By December 1, 1997, President Bill Clinton had signed...
United States Mint Selects Stack’s Bowers to Sell American Eagle 35th Anniversary Coins

United States Mint Selects Stack’s Bowers to Sell American Eagle 35th Anniversary Coins

Only the Second Time the United States Mint Has Selected a Third-Party Auctioneer; Both Times Selecting Stack’s Bowers Galleries   Stack’s Bowers Galleries is honored to...
United States 1914-D Lincoln Cent

United States 1914-D Lincoln Cent

The Lincoln cent is the United States' longest-serving coin. Its 1909 debut marked the centennial of the birth of Abraham Lincoln and its elegant...
$2.50 Indian Gold Coins: Ripe for Cherry Picking

$2.50 Indian Gold Coins: Ripe for Cherry Picking

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   The Saint-Gaudens $20 doublea eagle and $10 eagle gold coins were introduced in 1907 after years of discussion, design, model...

Coin Profiles – Proof 1825 Capped Bust Half Dollar

Extremely Rare Proof 1825 Half Dollar   The Finest Specimen Certified by Either Service 1825 Capped Bust Half Dollar. Overton-113. Rarity-8 as a Proof. Proof-66 (NGC). The Encyclopedia...
Struck Counterfeit Coin of the Week: 1797 “S-136” Large Cent + 1-Page Attribution Guide

Struck Counterfeit Coin of the Week: 1797 “S-136” Large Cent + 1-Page Attribution Guide

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