Why MS62 May Be the “Perfect” Grade for Early US Gold...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner   I recently sold a really nice 1810 Large Date Large 5 half eagle graded MS62+ by...

Rare Mint State 1907 Rolled Rim $10 Gold Offered in June...

Heritage Auctions is proud to offer a true rarity as part of the US Coins Signature Auction, which has been moved from Long Beach...

Rare US Gold Coins: “Holy Grail” BD-1 Variety 1796 Quarter Eagle

Gold $2.50 Quarter eagles were struck for the first time in 1796 and three die varieties are known for the date. This coin represents...

Superb Gem 1878 Three-Dollar Gold: Stack’s Bowers Direct Coin of the...

1878 Three-Dollar Gold Piece Description Astonishing Superb Gem 1878 Three-Dollar Gold From the D. Brent Pogue Collection 1878 Three-Dollar Gold Piece. MS-67 (PCGS). CAC.   A magnificent...

The “Coin Deal Shopping” Mentality and Rare Coin Prices

Coin Deal Shopping by Doug Winter - Raregoldcoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner   I had an interesting experience at a recent show that I thought was worth...

Mint State 1801 $10 Eagle Featured in Stack’s Bowers June 2020...

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   Struck from 1795 through 1804, the Capped Bust Right gold eagles are among the most beautiful...

Rare US Gold Coins: Finest-Known Special Striking 1907-D Double Eagle

No official documentation on the striking of Proof or Specimen 1907-D Liberty double eagles has ever come to light, but at least three examples...

Rare Ultra Cameo Proof 1883 $10 Eagle in Stack’s Bowers June...

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   Proof gold coinage provides a special focus in United States numismatics, usually combining incredible visual appeal...

Sole Finest 1835 Classic Head $5: Stack’s Bowers Direct Coin of...

1835 Classic Head $5 Gold Eagle Description The Sole Finest 1835 Classic Head $5 MS-65 PL (NGC) McCloskey-3 Variety 1835 Classic Head Half Eagle. McCloskey-3....

Which Rare Gold Coins Can Weather the Storm?

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner   I’ve been a full-time professional coin dealer since 1981 and I’ve been through numerous down markets....

Near Mint 1862 Three Dollar Gold Piece Featured in Stack’s Bowers...

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   Over 30 years ago, United States gold coin specialist David Akers wrote, "the 1862 is the...

CAC-Approved PF-65+ Flowing Hair $4 Stella Gold Coin Offered at GreatCollections

Flowing Hair Stella by CoinWeek ....   On Sunday, April 26, bidding ends at GreatCollections.com for this 1879 $4 Gold Flowing Hair Stella, graded Proof-65+ Ultra...

Only 1858 Proof Liberty Eagle Gold Coin in Private Hands Leads...

The convention might be canceled, but Heritage Auctions' presentation of nearly 3,000 lots of U.S. Coins ( including the 1858 Proof Liberty Eagle )...

Rare US Gold Coin Profiles: MS-68 CAC Three Dollar Gold

In response to the financial stresses and uncertainties of the Civil War, the government suspended specie payments late in 1861. Precious metal coinage was...

Counterfeit Gold Coin Detection – Liberty Half Eagles

Counterfeit Gold Coins -1907 Liberty Half Eagle Counterfeits Gold Coins  by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   These counterfeit gold coins were found unexpectedly among a group...

Single Finest CAC Proof 1863 $3 Gold Coin Offered by GreatCollections

GreatCollections on CoinWeek ....   On Sunday, April 19, bidding ends on GreatCollections.com for this Proof 1863 Three-Dollar Gold Piece graded PR-66+ and certified Deep Cameo...

New Reference Book for Classic Head Gold Coins Now Available

United States Classic Gold Coins of 1834-1839   Buy the book before the coin. Sage advice if there is a book to buy. Every coin series...

Superior Gem 1911 Double Eagle Featured in Stack’s Bowers June 2020...

By James McCartney – Senior Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers ......   With only 197,250 pieces produced, the 1911 Saint-Gaudens $20 double eagle gold coin has one of...

The Pogue VII Sale – My Perspective Through A Dozen Coins:...

The Pogue VII Sale by Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner   You couldn’t have picked a more dire set of circumstances faced by...

Historic 1858 Proof Liberty Eagle Gold Coin Offered at Heritage Auctions

NGC PR64 Ultra Cameo CAC, the only specimen known to exist outside of museums, will headline Central States Numismatic Society auction An 1858 Liberty Head...

Two Cool Gold Liberty Head Eagles Recently Sold by Doug Winter...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner   Liberty Head gold eagles are a favorite series at Douglas Winter Numismatics and we have a...

Welcome to The D. Brent Pogue Collection: Masterpieces of United States...

By Q. David Bowers - Co-founder, Stack's Bowers ......   The D. Brent Pogue Collection will forever be known as an incredible assembly of the very...

Bid by Percentage in the Stack’s Bowers March 2020 Precious Metals...

Auction Ends Thursday Evening, March 12   Stack’s Bowers Galleries is proud to present their Precious Metals Auctions, a new auction platform for buying bullion with...

Just How Rare Are Gem $10 Gold No Motto Liberty Head...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner   No Motto Liberty Head eagles were struck from 1838 through 1866. They were made at the...

Rare Georgia Gold Rush Coin Brings Record $480,000 in Atlanta

Historic coin is “coming back home”   A small gold coin with a face value of $2.50 when it was struck in northern Georgia in 1830...

The Hunt for the 1875 $10 Liberty Head Gold Eagle

By John Brush - President, David Lawrence Rare Coins (DLRC) ......   The story of the D.L. Hansen Collection has been written several places and as...

Jeff Garrett: The Superstar $4 Stella, 1879-1880

These numismatic supernovas shine bright in the greatest collections   By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   Very few United States coins inspire the awe...

Ron Guth – By the Numbers: The Harvey Jacobson, Jr. Collection...

By Ron Guth .....   The Harvey Jacobson, Jr. Collection On February 20, 2020, Heritage auctioned off a collection of $10 Liberty eagles built by Harvey Jacobson,...

Mackinaw Collection Now Open for Bidding at Heritage Auction

The latest month-long internet coin auction from Heritage features the Mackinaw Collection, consisting primarily of gold double eagles and half eagles with a smattering...

Coin Profiles: United States 1924 Saint-Gaudens $20 Double Eagle Gold Coin

Description: Acclaimed as one of the most beautiful and artistic numismatic designs ever realized in the United States, the Saint-Gaudens $20 gold double eagle is...