Coin Collections – The Duckor Gold Dollars

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ................. In all of my years of being a professional numismatist, I have met few collectors who “get...

Smithsonian Celebrates Opening of New National Numismatic Collection Exhibit

By Harvey Stack and Charles Morgan for CoinWeek....   AN EXHIBIT TO BE REMEMBERED On July 15, 2015 the National Numismatic Collection was returned to the displays at...

The San Francisco Gold Coin Market: What’s Hot, and What’s Not

by Doug Winter - Douglas Winter Numismatics I’ve written a lot about the 19th century gold coinage from the San Francisco mint, but it’s been...

Third Circuit Asked to Rehear Case Involving Langbord 1933 Double Eagles

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   On Wednesday, July 1, the United States Attorney’s Office in Philadelphia filed a petition with the Third...

Classic U.S. Coins for less than $500 each, Part 16: Indian...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #284 A Weekly Coinweek Column by Greg...

Legend Rare Coin Auctions’ Regency XII Sale is Tonight!

Part 1 of the Coronet Collection of Morgan dollars among the sale's many highlights... CoinWeek Staff Reports.... The sale will kick off with the 64-lot first...

What’s Up in the Carson City Gold Coin Market?

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com It’s been far too long since I wrote about the Carson City gold coin market. Other than an analysis of CC...

$17 million in coins sell in Long Beach Coin Auction

Great rarities from Part Two of the New Orleans collection, highlighted by a gem 1880 Coiled Hair stella, led the way as the Long...

Finest of Three Extant 1838 Eagle Proof Coins Sells for $2...

CoinWeek Staff Reports....   The sale of the D. Brent Pogue Collection has brought renewed attention to a period of federal coinage that has always been...

Rare Proof 1859 New Reverse Quarter Eagle to be Sold at...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to present the Rubin Family Collection as part of our Official Auction in conjunction with the ANA World’s Fair...

US Gold Coins – CAC Populations and Appearance Rarity: An Analysis

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com....   As I wrote in an earlier article, CAC populations have created a new category of rarity: the appearance rarity, which is...

View Magnificent Pogue Coins In Online PCGS Digital Albums

Every collector can now admire the PCGS-certified coins in the first and the upcoming second auction of magnificent rarities in the fabulous D. Brent...

The Pogue Collection – Price Performance & Investing in the Top...

By Russell A. Augustin - AU Capital Management.... At the Sotheby’s York Avenue location in New York City last week, the important sale of the D....

World Records Fall at the Stack’s Bowers / Sotheby’s Coin Auction:...

By Stack's Bowers....   Collectors bid over $25 million to purchase just 128 coins Tuesday night at the sale of the D. Brent Pogue Collection, presented...

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...

Pogue, Part 1: Postmortem, Dealer Take-Aways, and the Sale as an...

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   A light round of applause met the $2,000,000 hammer price that lot 1128--a rare 1808 quarter eagle--brought at Stack's...

Coin Profile – 1808 Quarter Eagle Gold Coin Sells for $2...

David Redden, Auctioneer, Sotheby’s; Q. David Bowers; John Kraljevich, Stack’s Bowers Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ The first part of the D. Brent Pogue Collection was auctioned...

A Dozen Undervalued United States Gold Coins Priced Below $7,500: 2015...

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com   It’s been quite a while since I wrote an article about the topic of affordable, undervalued 19th century U.S. gold coins,...

Coin Profile – Probable Finest Known 1873-S US Gold Eagle Recently...

By Greg Cohen - Consignment Director, U.S. & World Coins at Stack's Bowers....   Every once in a while, a previously unknown cache of coins that...

The Three Levels of Coin Rarity: The Appearance, Eye Appeal, and...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner....   If you’ve been around the coin market for a while, you know that there are many different types...

1880 $4 Coiled Hair Stella Tops Heritage CSNS Auction at $1.821...

1880 $4 Coiled Hair, Judd-1660, Pollock-1860, Low R.7, PR67 NGC. CAC From the Heritage Sale 2015 April 22 - 26 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction...

Government’s Case to Confiscate Langbord-Switt 1933 Double Eagles Crumbles

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   Three-judge ruling in Langbord et al v. U.S. Department of the Treasury et al puts renewed spotlight on 10...

Classic U.S. Coins less than $500 each, Part 13 – Indian...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #273 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

How Rare are High-Grade Dahlonega Quarter Eagle Gold Coins?

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com The last article I wrote about the rarity of high-grade Dahlonega half eagles—was enthusiastically received and seemed to resonate with many...

Cool Coins! – March 2015 Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo (1...

Charles Morgan and David Lisot strolled the bourse to find Cool Coins at the March 2015 Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo in Baltimore. Did...

Exceptional 19th Century U.S. Gold Coins in Central States Auction

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #272.... A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds....   In...

Famed Brasher Doubloon on Display at ANA Money Museum

The finest certified 1787 Brasher Doubloon, the first circulating gold coin struck for the young United States, is on display at the American Numismatic...

How Rare Are Choice High-Grade Dahlonega Half Eagles?

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner………. Since I wrote the first of my three editions of Dahlonega gold books over two decades ago, I’ve...

Heritage Auctions Awards 20th Mint State High Relief $20 to Ohio...

Celebrating a 20-year tradition, Heritage Auctions has awarded a Mint State 1907 High Relief double eagle to Ken Conway, of Ohio, as the Grand...

Coin Profile – Finest Known 1849-C Open Wreath Gold Dollar, MS63...

The 1849-C Open Wreath gold dollar is one of the rarest and most valuable coins in the U.S. gold series. As Doug Winter states...