Heritage Auction World Coins: Kwangtung Mint “Reversed Legends” Pattern 50 Cents

In 1889 a new Kwangtung mint was opened . A series of five coins were struck: 3.65 Candareens (5 Cents), 7-3/10 Candareens (10 Cents), 1...

The Howard F. Bowker Collection Enhances the National Numismatic Collection

Guest Commentary by Dr. Ellen R. Feingold, Curator of the National Numismatic Collection ......   Tomorrow, November 8, is the first day that selections from the...

World Coin Tips for Collectors – Coin Shops in Seoul, South...

By Mark Lovmo - dokdo-research.com/koreancoins.html ......   This article is a guide to some of the coin and currency shops in Seoul, Korea. It is by...

CoinWeek News Wire for October 27, 2017: The Bitcoin Revue, Vending...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for October 27, 2017:  Brain Food 1.) Coin stash that puts new spin on China’s 100 years of humiliation Inside a nondescript...

New Ancient, World Coin Highlights from MA-Shops

By MA-Shops.com ......   MA-Shops.com has an extensive network of reputable dealers (well-placed to source ancient coins and collectible classic and modern world coins) from which...

NGC Certifies Hercules Collection of Modern Chinese Coins

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified the Hercules Collection, one of the finest and most complete sets of modern Chinese coins ever assembled. The...

World Coins – Meteor and Icthyosaur Deliver One-Two Punch from CIT

Evolution of Life – Ichthyosaur Mongolia. 500 Togrog 2017. Silver .999. 1 oz. 38.61 mm. Antique finish. Mintage: 999 pcs. 1,000 Togrog 2017. Gold .9999. 0.5...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 22, 2017: Nanotechnology, Coin Thievery, and...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 22, 2017: Brain Food 1.) The ATM at 50: How it’s changed consumer behavior The wide acceptance of the...

Strong Prices for Chinese Coin Rarities: Champion Hong Kong Auction 2017...

By CoinWeek ....   Champion Auctions recently held its Summer Hong Kong Auction on August 20. The company, headed by Michael Chou, sold 455 out of...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 8, 2017: Hanging with Beatrix, Busted...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 8, 2017: Brain Food 1.) New Anti-Counterfeiting Technology: Dogs The first counterfeit-sniffing dog, Mike, went into the field in...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 1, 2017: Fake Gold, Fake Coins,...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 1, 2017: Brain Food 1.) Scrooge McDuck and Switzerland For almost 400 years, kreuzers were probably the most important...

August Coin Highlights from MA-Shops.com

By MA-Shops.com ......   With more than 700,000 items, MA-Shops is the biggest Collector Online Mall for coins, banknotes and medals. Every day you will find...

CoinWeek News Wire for August 25, 2017: Coins, Guns, and Fort...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for August 25, 2017:  Under the Radar 1.) King Rama IX commemorative coins unveiled A portrait of the late monarch in court...

NGC-Certified World and Ancient Coins Top Heritage Auctions’ ANA Sale

Coins certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) stood out in Heritage Auctions’ recent Platinum Night sale, held in conjunction with the American Numismatic Association’s...

CoinWeek News Wire for August 7, 2017: War on Cash and...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for August 7, 2017:  The War on Cash 4: The Cash Master 1.) Is e-payment fast rendering cash extinct? As a Guardian...

CoinWeek News Wire for July 28, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for July 28, 2017:  Digital Cash Revolution 1.) UPDATE: “WE ARE DECLARING WAR ON CASH,” BANK SPOKESMAN ANDY GERLT ...mong the people...

CoinWeek Podcast #72: The Coin Market in Asia is Growing

CoinWeek Podcast #72: The Coin Market in Asia is Growing Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the...

CoinWeek News Wire for July 14, 2017: The War on Cash

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for July 14, 2017:  The War on Cash 1.) Visa Takes War on Cash to Restaurants Visa has long considered cash one...

Highlights from the August Champion Hong Kong Auction

By Champion Auctions ......   On August 20, Champion Auctions will feature rare Chinese coins from the collection of French collector Charles E. Tanant at their...

CoinWeek News Wire for July 7, 2017: Hamilton, Silver Eagles, Metal...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for July 7, 2017: Hamilton, Silver Eagles, Metal Detecting... Brain Food 1.) What Happened When Hamilton Lost the Mint When Hamilton first began...

South Korean Mint Set Primer for Western Collectors

By Mark Lovmo for CoinWeek.com .....   The Bank of Korea (BOK) has sanctioned the release of yearly six-coin mint sets for the past three decades....

CoinWeek News Wire for June 30, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for June 30, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Making Cents of Currency’s Ancient Rise Objects that occurred rarely in nature and whose circulation...

Heritage: 20th Century Rarities Claim Top Honors in $4 Million Hong...

Chinese coins including 1914 Republic Yuan Shih-kai silver "L. Giorgi" Pattern Specimen Dollar SP65 PCGS, took top lot honors at $77,675 USD in Heritage...

Modern Chinese Coins: On The Wild Side

Many Chinese coins and medals celebrate the country's wildlife, including the 2000 Hoopoe bird coins By Peter Anthony  - Numismatic Guaranty Corporation .......   Would you like...

First Chinese Coins Certified by NGC Advanced Authentication Bureau in Gallery...

The coins were the first to be evaluated by the newly established NGC Advanced Chinese Authentication Bureau (ACAB), led by noted expert Chen Gi...

Bowker Collection Chinese Coins in the Shanghai Mint Museum

Many of the coins from the Howard Franklin Bowker Collection were graded by NGC before they were donated to the Shanghai Mint Museum The Shanghai...

NGC Certifies Important 1910 and 1911 Chinese Coins Struck by the...

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified 11 important coins struck by the Vienna Mint in 1910 and 1911 for the Central Mint in Tianjin,...

CoinWeek News Wire for April 28, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for April 28, 2017 Brain Food 1.) The Hidden Science Of The New British Pound Coin There is however one security feature...

New Additions to Atlas Numismatics Inventory of Ancient, World Coins –...

By Atlas Numismatics ......   Tokyo Bound We will be attending the Tokyo International Coin Convention (TICC). 来週、T.I.C.C.に東京お楽しみに会います。Please note that we will only be able to carry...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio April World & Chinese Coins & Paper Money...

Latest Hong Kong auction shows strength in market for Chinese coins... April is always an exciting time in Kowloon, Hong Kong, as hundreds of coin...