CoinWeek News Wire for September 9, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 9, 2016 Brain Food 1.) The birth and death of paper money Kublai Khan, said Marco Polo, had ‘a more...

Ring in the New Year with the 2017 Stacks Bowers NYINC...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is thrilled to share details of their forthcoming Stacks Bowers NYINC Auction of world coins, world paper money and ancient coins,...

Stack’s Bowers: Rare Mint State “Reversed Pattern” China Kwangtung 3 Mace...

By Chris Chatigny - Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   This week’s preview coin for our upcoming Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio April Hong Kong...

Important Selections from Bowker East Asian Coin Collection Offered by Champion...

By CoinWeek .....   On August 22 at 10pm, Champion Auctions will hold an auction of important Chinese and East Asian coins at the Hyatt Regency...

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...

Heritage Inaugural Hong Kong Auction

2015 December 11 - 12 World & Ancient Coins Signature Auction #3043 Heritage is excited to present their inaugural Hong Kong Auction! This historic event...

Chinese Rarities Headline CICF World Coin Heritage Auction

More than 4,400 rare world and ancient coin lots from all corners of the world ready for auction, April 15-18, at the Chicago International...

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...

Modern Chinese Coins – Kung Full of Pandas

Some of the most innovative Modern Chinese Coins designs for Chinese Panda coins were inspired by cartoons Illustration - Kung Fu Panda | DreamWorks Animation By Peter...

Collecting Strategies: The Financially Painless Way To Collect Gold Coins

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   The appeal of gold is universal, and it has nothing to do with the state of one's finances. A desire to own...

Japanese Proof Collection Star of Heritage NYINC 2017 Signature Auction

Japanese Meiji Year 13 (1880) proof coins - possibly the most complete set in the world - will be auctioned in Heritage Auctions' World...

No Buyer’s Commission for Hong Kong Champion Auction 22nd Anniversary Sale

See Us at FUN January 3-6 at Table 512 and NYINC January 11-14, Table 1802 By Champion Auction ...... Champion Auction's 22nd Anniversary auction is scheduled...

Stack’s Bowers Baltimore World Coin Sale Achieves Stellar Results

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce results of their recent November Baltimore Sale of World Coins, World Paper Money and Ancient Coins, held...

New Gilded Jolly Pig Coin From CIT Celebrates Chinese New Year

Gilded Jolly Pig Mongolia. 1000 Togrog. 2019. Silver .999, gilded. ca 1 oz. Silk finish. Format 23x33 mm. Mintage: 888 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt,...

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...

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...

Incredible “L. Giorgi” Pattern 10 Cash at Stack’s Bowers Hong Kong...

By Kyle Ponterio - Senior Numismatist & Cataloguer, Stack's Bowers ......   This week’s Hong Kong Auction highlight from the Q. David Bowers/R.B. White collection of...

Heritage: December Hong Kong Coin Auction Opens for Bidding Soon

Our last World Coin Signature event of 2017 is scheduled for December 7-8 in Hong Kong. This auction, as always, is highlighted by a...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 16, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 16, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Deciphering history, one coin at a time Pankaj Tandon, an accidental numismatist, is breathing life...

CoinWeek News Wire for December 1, 2017: Take a Knee, Not...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 1, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Vasilopita – An Important Greek Celebration for New Year Vasilopita literally means St. Basil’s Cake,...

CoinWeek Weekly Coin & Currency News Roundup – April 1, 2016

By Coinweek ....   Hello, and welcome back to CoinWeek's weekly roundup of the strange and off-center in coin and currency news. Today's roundup happens to...

Mintages Raised for Chinese Silver, Gold Panda Coins

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   Since the early 1980s, the People’s Republic of China has struck its own gold and silver bullion coins...

Chinese Panda Coins – A Weighty Decision

All 2016 brilliant uncirculated Chinese Panda coins will be issued in metric weights.   By Peter Anthony for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   2016 begins a new era for...

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...

Bank of Indonesia to Issue Banknotes, Coins Commemorating National Heroes

By Bank of Indonesia .....   After the issuance of Presidential Decree Number 31 of 2016 on the Use of Images of National Heroes as the...

Singapore Mint to Launch Splendour of Native Orchids Series Coin Set

By The Singapore Mint .....   Following the success of the Native Orchids of Singapore coin series that was issued from 2011 to 2015, the Monetary...

Heritage Hong Kong Auction of World, Ancient Coins and World...

94% sell-through rate produces third-highest total for any Heritage Hong Kong auction Led by strong bidding across the board, especially for Chinese coins and currency,...

Rare Chinese Patterns Lead $5.1 Million Heritage Auctions Hong Kong Event

Rare gold and silver patterns provided many of the highlights as Heritage's auctions realized over $5.1 million December 5-7 in Hong Kong. After auction...

Top 5 World Coins Sold on MA-Shops – March, 2016

By CoinWeek ......   At MA-Shops, the width and breadth of offerings is deep, with a large variety of ancient and world coins at your perusal. Here...

L. Giorgi Tall Hat Dollar, Thailand 1951 Garuda Gold Coin Among...

By Chris Chatigny - Numismatist & Cataloger, Stacks Bowers ......   Appealing "L. Giorgi" signed Yuan Shih-kai in Tall Hat Dollar This preview for the August Hong...