Blanchard Built Steinbrenner Collection Results in $6.1 Million Total Sale

On August 15, Blanchard and Company affirmed numismatic history with this week's public auction of the Joan Zieg Steinbrenner collection coin set, which includes...

Classic US Gold Coins – The Big Five Carson City...

Carson City Mint Double Eagles by Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ......   Carson City Mint double eagles can be neatly divided into three tiers of rarity. The...

The Second Life of the 1904-05 Lewis & Clark Exposition Gold...

By Blanchard & Company ......   The United States expanded its reach in 1803 with the Louisiana Purchase. For $15 million the U.S. acquired 828,000 square...

CAC-Approved Gem 1908 No Motto Saint-Gaudens $20 Gold Coin Among Highlights...

CAC Coin at GreatCollections by CoinWeek ....   Tomorrow on Sunday, August 11, bidding ends for this 1908 Saint-Gaudens No Motto $20 double eagle gold coin,...

The Liberty Head Gold Coins of San Francisco: The Quarter Eagle

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   A total of 22 different quarter eagles were struck from 1854 through 1879. With the exception...

Why Aren’t Truly Exceptional Branch Mint Gold Half Eagles Worth More...

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   In the Arlington Collection Concierge Sale (which I am currently offering on my website), there are a number of really exceptional coins....

Heritage Auctions – Seldom Seen Selections: Finest Known Proof 1837 Quarter...

Only four examples of the 1837 Classic Head Proof quarter eagle are known to numismatists today. One of those coins is located in the...

New Secrets of SS Central America Treasure Revealed in Bowers-Manley Book

Impressive book provides previously undisclosed information about fabulous Gold Rush sunken treasure of fabled “Ship of Gold”   By California Gold Marketing Group ......   Never before revealed...

ANA Signature Auction Features Great Coins in Fascinating Collections

The ANA World's Fair of Money is always one of the top numismatic events of the year, and, as always, Heritage is proud to...

When Is Deep Cameo or Ultra Cameo Proof Gold Worth a...

Proof Gold Coins By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   Having recently handled a considerable number of impressive Proof gold coins, I’ve been...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – 1861-D Gold Dollar – Added Mintmark

Genuine 1861-D gold dollar   By Max Spiegel –  Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   NGC graders were surprised to see an 1861-D gold dollar with an added mintmark. There...

Mormon Gold, Planchet Error SBA Among Highlights of Heritage Auctions’ World’s...

By Lianna Spurrier for CoinWeek .....   In conjunction with the ANA World’s Fair of Money in Chicago, Heritage will be holding an auction from August...

The Liberty Head Gold Coins of San Francisco: The Gold Dollar

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   Only seven gold dollars were made at the San Francisco Mint, but no less than three...

Heritage Auctions – Select 1804 Small 8 Over Large 8 Half...

At the Heritage Summer FUN Signature Auction one of the highlights was a PCGS-graded MS63 example of the 1804 half eagle, variety BD-7. At...

Heritage Auctions – Seldom Seen Selections: SS Central America 1857-S $3...

Although recoveries from the SS Central America more than doubled the number of Mint State 1857-S three dollar gold pieces known, just 11 examples...

Top Pop 1874 Liberty Head $10 Eagle Gold Coin Stands out...

Auctions by GreatCollections - CoinWeek ....   On Sunday, July 7, bidding ends at GreatCollections Auctions for this 1874 Liberty Head $10 gold eagle, graded MS-65+ by...

Classic US Gold Coins – The Newbie’s Lament: What Should I...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   For new collectors of vintage United States gold coins, one of the most puzzling questions to...

First Public Exhibit of Recently Discovered Rare 1854-S $5 at ANA...

Historic, Gold Rush-era San Francisco Half Eagle will be featured Museum Showcase display courtesy of ANA Governor Brian Hendelson   By Classic Coin Company ......   The fourth...

Jeff Garrett: The Rising Gold Tide

As gold's price shows strength, will it spark a wider interest in coins?   By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   Then I began my career in...

Lustrous Charlotte Mint Quarter Eagle Gold Highlight of David Lawrence Rare...

By David Lawrence Rare Coins  ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #1069 offers a stunning large cent, a one year type quarter, various beautiful gold examples and...

Heritage Long Beach Auction Sells Over $8.3 Million

Gold rarities were the highlights as Heritage's June 6-9 Signature Auction, held in conjunction with the Long Beach Coin and Collectibles Expo, raised close...

Classic US Coins: Looking at Gold Like a Copper Collector

Gold coins with Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   This blog is inspired by reader D.N. who recently sent me a nice unsolicited...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – 1900-S $5 Half Eagle

This Middle Eastern counterfeit coin lacks the details of a genuine 1900-S Half Eagle. Counterfeit Coin Detection By  Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   When we think of...

1883 Trade Dollar, Shipwreck Gold Highlight David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction

By David Lawrence Rare Coins  ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #1068 offers a beautiful proof Trade Dollar, a key date Morgan Dollar, two exciting shipwreck $20...

Heritage Auctions – Seldom Seen Selections: Exceptional Near-Gem 1813 $5 Gold...

In 1813, John Reich modified his obverse design to show a more cropped portrait of Liberty than had been in use since 1807. The...

One of the Coolest US Gold Coin Hoards You’ve Never Heard...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   Starting around May 2018, one of the most amazing hoards of United States gold coins I...

Gold Rush Treasure “Supernova” Sinks 1857-S $20 Auction Record at Legend...

Multi-Toned Double Eagle From SS Central America Sells for record $282,000 The spectacular 1857-S Double Eagle, recovered in 2014 from the fabled SS Central America...

Q. David Bowers Discusses the Taraszka Early Gold Collection – Video

   Stack's Bowers co-founder Q. David Bowers sat down with us to discuss an important collection of 18th-century U.S. gold coins assembled by noted collector...

Rare 1912 Proof Indian Head Half Eagle $5 Gold Coin up...

By CoinWeek ....   In not quite two weeks, bidding ends on this 1912 Indian Head $5 gold half eagle, graded Proof 67 by NGC, on...

Three Famous Coin Hoards

By Blanchard & Company ......   For millennia, people have buried and hoarded coins for various reasons. In ancient times, many coin hoards were buried during wartime....