Live Bidding Begins This Week for Stack’s Bowers 10th Anniversary Hong Kong Auction

Dear Friends, It is finally here – our 10th Anniversary Hong Kong Auction! Before I share some of the wonderful numismatic items that have been...

Outlandish Alteration of a Chinese Dollar

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   With vintage Chinese coins, I have come to see unimaginably fantastic forgeries and alterations. Yet one alteration goes above...

Stack’s Bowers: Rare Mint State “Reversed Pattern” China Kwangtung 3 Mace 6 ½ Candareens

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...

Rare Chinese Coins Highlights from Champion Auction’s April Hong Kong Sale

Champion Hong Kong Chinese Coins Auction Wednesday April 4, 2018 09:30 Hyatt Regency Hong Kong Independent Hong Kong auction house Champion Auction is celebrating its 22nd anniversary...

Wa She Wong Collection of Chinese and Other Asian Coins Tops $10.7 Million at...

A collection of Chinese coinage of this magnitude has not come to market in over 20 years and it surely did not disappoint,” said Rick Ponterio, executive vice president of Bowers and Merena.

Czar Nicholas II 25 Roubles sets record at Heritage’s CICF world and ancient coin...

1896 Russian gold presentation coin brings $217,375 at Heritage's $15 million world and ancient coin auction An 1896 Russian Czar Nicholas II Presentation 25 Roubles sold for...

Key Date China 1995 Small Date 1/2oz Gold Panda Coin Offered by GreatCollections

By CoinWeek ....   Production for all weights and denominations of the Chinese Gold Panda was low in 1995, which makes Pandas from that year among...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio to Offer 5,000+ Lots in Most Valuable Hong Kong Auction to...

The rare coin market remains incredibly robust, with Chinese numismatics among the clear trend-setters. Within this environment of intense interest, venerable auction house Stack's...

Exquisite Collection of Savoy Coins at Upcoming Gadoury Sale

By Éditions Victor Gadoury.... The upcoming Gadoury sale will present a large collection of coins of Savoy featuring many great rarities. The connoisseur will furthermore...

Classic Chinese Coins – The Casting of the Hubei One Tael Silver Coin

Hubei One Tael in Silver with Large Characters - NC Collection By Che-lu Tseng (USA), for the Journal of East Asian Numismatics ......   Chang Chih-tung (張之洞, Zhāng Zhīdòng),...

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

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 Spring Hong Kong World Coins Auction Open for Bidding

The month-long Hong Kong Spring World Coins Auction from Heritage Auctions is now open for bidding, exclusively at Coins.HA.com. Focused on East Asian pieces,...
Stack's Bowers Hong Kong Auction

Impressive Rarities Set to Cross the Auction Block in Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio’s April...

Rarities from the W&B Capital Foundation Collection and Other Important Properties Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio’s April 2015 Hong Kong auction will entice bidders with a...

Chinese Coin Market at TNA Coin Convention. VIDEO: 2:11.

Jessie Zhang, Owner, Supercore Interviewer: David Lisot ........... The Chinese coin market has been very active for some time reflecting the strength of the market in...

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

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...

Gold and Silver Panda Buyer’s Guide Book Signing with Peter Anthony at Winter SoCal...

Visit with Panda coin expert Peter Anthony at the SoCal Coin & Currency Show on December 12-14 at the Ontario Convention Center, 2000 Convention...

Chinese Coin Expert Talks about the Market. VIDEO: 6:20

Chen Hao Min, Coin in Coin Company, Translator: Rachel Luo Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ Includes Chinese language and translation. Another of the top dealers enlisted by Collectors...

Modern Coins: The 2014 Silver Panda coins are Here!

People love pandas. Every time a panda in a zoo gives birth, the adorable baby immediately becomes a star on television, newspapers, youtube, etc...

Chinese Panda Coins: Pandas Tip the Rarity Scale

There are more than a dozen Chinese Panda coins and medals, including Show Pandas, that — by published mintage — rank from uncommon to...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio Realize Over $11.5 Million in October Hong Kong Auction

Auction firm Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio continues to deliver world-class sales of quality numismatic material and realize impressive prices, regardless of the challenging and...

NGC Certifies Massive Gold Coins

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified an incredible group of colossal gold pieces: three 10-kilogram coins and a 5-kilogram "Show Panda". The NGC Mega...

NGC Releases Chinese Modern Coin Price Guide

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has released an online price guide of Chinese Panda coins 1974 to date. The NGC Chinese Modern Coin Price Guide, accessible...

Collect Chinese Olympic Games Coins, Add Enjoyment to World’s Top Athletic Contests

By Peter Anthony  - Numismatic Guaranty Corporation .......   As the Games of the XXXI Olympiad in Brazil approach, this is a good time to prepare...

Preview of Stack’s Bowers Ponterio August Hong Kong Showcase Auction

Stack's Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce details of their upcoming Hong Kong Auction of Chinese and Asian coins and currency, to be...

Modern Coins – A Beginner’s Guide to Collecting Chinese Silver Panda Coins

2013 Chinese Silver Panda By Peter Anthony - Numismatic Guaranty Corporation .......   A look at how others collect Chinese Panda coins may help you get your...

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...

Chinese and South American Coins lead $9.28+ million NYINC World & Ancient Coins Heritage...

22 pound Chinese gold coin takes top honors with $575,000 final price Ancient coins see substantial interest, high prices realized Collectors from all over the...

PCGS Grading Modern Chinese Coins Year-Round On Mainland And Adding Reference Numbers

Professional Coin Grading Service (http://www.PCGS.com.cn) is now grading modern Chinese coins on a year-round basis in mainland China.  PCGS opened submission centers in Shanghai,...

CoinWeek IQ: How to Grade and Authenticate the Chinese Kweichow Auto Dollar – 4K...

Chinese coin expert Jessie Zhang sits down with CoinWeek at the Florida United Numismatists (FUN) Convention in Tampa, Florida to share the fascinating story of...

Unusual Russian Coin Struck at Austrian Mint Among Variety of World Coins at MA-Shops

By CoinWeek ....   At online coin marketplace MA-Shops, the width and breadth of offerings is deep, with a large variety of ancient, modern, U.S. and...