Rare 1796 No Stars Quarter Eagle Gold Coin in Heritage Fun...

The 1796 No Stars quarter eagle shares a reputation with its later sibling, the 1808 quarter eagle, as among the most significant and rarest...

Rare 1927-D Double Eagle Highlights Heritage FUN Offerings

The annual winter official auctions of the Florida United Numismatists (FUN) convention are, without doubt, the highlight of the numismatic year, and the 2020...

The Appearance Rarity of Liberty Head Quarter Eagles: How CAC Populations...

Liberty Head Quarter Eagles by Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner   CAC has introduced a number of new shifts in the taste of...

Jeff Garrett – A Christmas Miracle and Lessons Learned

A lost coin is found and lessons are learned in a numismatic holiday caper   By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   Last week, I...

Finest PCGS 1926-S Gold Double Eagle Among Highlights of Heritage FUN...

Our January 8-13 FUN US Coins Signature Auction features, among many other highlights, the finest PCGS-graded example of the 1926-S double eagle, a piece...

Mint State 1838-C Quarter Eagle Gold Coin Offered at GreatCollections

By CoinWeek ....   On December 22--GreatCollection's last Sunday online auction for the year 2019--bidding ends on this 1838-C Classic gold quarter eagle, graded MS-61 by...

Coin Profiles: United States 1923 Saint-Gaudens $20 Double Eagle Gold Coin

Description: The Saint-Gaudens $20 gold double eagle is one of the most famous of all American coin types, acclaimed as one of the most beautiful...

Heritage Auctions – Choice 1827 Capped Head Half Eagle to be...

The 1827 Capped Head Left half eagle claims a mintage of 24,913 pieces, with just a single variety known for the date. This was...

Cameo 1903 Liberty Gold Half Eagle Proof Major Highlight of Sunday’s...

By CoinWeek ....   Sunday evening on December 15, bidding ends on GreatCollections for this Proof 1903 Liberty Head Gold Half Eagle, graded PR-66 CAM in...

Classic US Coins – 10 Trophy Gold Coins and Their Pitches

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   When it comes to gold, I define a “Trophy Coin” as one that suitably combines rarity,...

Gold Coin Rarities Lead Heritage Dallas Auction to $9.5 Million Realized

Rare and high-quality gold coins were the focus as Heritage's December 5-7 Signature auction of US coins reached $9.5 million in prices realized. Combined...

Mike Byers Mint Error News – Unique Rotated Double Struck 1904...

By Mike Byers for Mint Error News ......   Major mint errors on U.S. gold coins are extremely rare. And of these, there are only a...

Heritage Auctions – Seldom Seen Coin Selections: Choice 1827 Capped Head...

The 1827 Capped Head Left half eagle claims a mintage of 24,913 pieces, with just a single variety known for the date. This was...

$50 Million Gold Eagle Tyrant Collection Exhibit at February Long Beach...

More than 300 historic U.S. $10 coins in unparalleled set’s display at February 2020 Long Beach Expo   By Goldberg Auctioneers ......   A never-before-seen exhibit of United...

The Tumultuous Times of the 1861 Indian Princess Gold Coin

By Blanchard and Company, Inc .....   In the wild days of the California Gold Rush (1848-1855) the supply of gold surged in the United States....

Scarce 1808/7 Overdate Gold Half Eagle Highlights GreatCollections Online Auction of...

By CoinWeek ....   On Sunday, December 1, bidding ends on GreatCollections.com for this 1808/7 Capped Bust Left $5 gold half eagle, graded MS-65 by PCGS...

The Gold Coin That Owes Its Existence to the 3 Cent...

By Blanchard and Company, Inc .....   In 1851, a U.S. postage stamp cost three cents. America was growing fast at this time and the California Gold...

The Gold Coins of San Francisco, Part V: “With Motto” Half...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   Links to Earlier Parts: $1 Gold | $2.50 Quarter Eagle | $3 Gold | $5 No Motto...

Visit to the National Numismatic Collection at the Smithsonian

National Numismatic Collection Visit by Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   On Wednesday, November 13, 2019, the curator of the National Numismatic Collection (NNC) Dr. Ellen...

Gold Coins From Dell Loy Hansen Collection Among Highlights of David...

Auction Highlights by David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #1091 offers another selection from the D.L. Hansen Collection as well as...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Rare Gold Coins Turning up in Shipwreck of SS North Carolina

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek .....   Just 20 miles off the coast of Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, a shipwreck dating back to the early 1840s...