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...

CoinWeek News Wire for May 27, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for May 27, 2016 Brain Food 1.) There is help for stranded currency Did you recently arrive home from abroad with foreign...

Japan 2016 Tokyo 47 Prefectures 1000 Yen Silver Coin

Description: The Japan Mint is honoring the 47 Prefectures of Japan with a colorful 1,000-yen silver coin series. The history and beauty of each prefecture...

CoinWeek IQ: How to Grade and Authenticate the Chinese Kweichow Auto...

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...

Japan 2016 Fukushima 47 Prefectures 1000 Yen Silver Coin

Description: The Japan Mint is honoring the 47 Prefectures of Japan with a colorful 1,000-yen silver coin series. The history and beauty of each prefecture...

World Coins – A Beginner’s Guide to Collecting Chinese Gold...

1988 China 1 oz Gold Panda BU By Peter Anthony  - Numismatic Guaranty Corporation .......   There are many ways to collect Gold Pandas. A look at...

Modern World Coins – South Korea to Release Korean Tiger Bullion...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .....   Korean Minting, Security Printing & ID Card Operating Corporation (KOMSCO) will release the Korean Tiger Bullion Series Medal in...

South Korea Canning Coins by 2020, Turning to Electronic Monetary System

Boasting more digital transactions than ever, Korean officials believe coins are outmoded and therefore are making strides toward becoming a “coinless society” by the...

The Vast Influence of the East India Company and Their Rare...

By Dr. Richard S. Appel - UniqueRareCoins.com ......   On December 31, 1600, Queen Elizabeth (later the first) of England bestowed a Royal Charter upon the...

New Indian Gold Coins Emerge on World Bullion Scene

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   Indian Overseas Bank (IOB) announced that it will begin issuing the Indian Gold Coin, a new bullion offering that...

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...

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...

“Space Gold” 2015 Moon Festival Bimetallic 1 Kilo Chinese Panda Coin

China issues massive silver commemorative featuring rare NASA space gold By GovMint.com ..... In the mid-1980s, NASA sent six large plates of 24-karat gold into space...

World Coins – China Replaces 1 Yuan Note, Other Small Bills...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   The Chinese one-yuan note is about to fold as the new one-yuan coin replaces the paper currency. Many hail...

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...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio April Hong Kong Sale to Feature Many Rarities

  Bank of China 1 Dollar, 1909 Banknote & Kwangtung. 3 Mace 6 ½ Candareens Coin   Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce details of...

Coin Technology – Coin Invest Trust Brings Innovation to High Relief...

The Great Tea Race of 1866: Cook Islands. 10 Dollars 2016. 38.61 mm. 2 oz. Silver .999. Proof. Mintage: 999 pcs. By Coin Invest Trust ........   Coin...

New Top 5 World Coins Available on MA-Shops

By CoinWeek ......   As usual, MA-Shops continues to feature some of the best world coins available on the market, and the latest "top 5" list is...

The Coin Analyst: Collecting Strategies and Modern Silver World Coins

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek....   A new modern coin collector can very easily become overwhelmed. Whether attending a coin show, perusing hobby web sites and...

Some Familiar Faces on MA-Shops.com

By CoinWeek....   Already a notable presence in the European market, MA-Shops--the online marketplace created by German engineer Joachim Schwiening--is poised to grow into a significant...

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...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio December Hong Kong Sale to Offer Many...

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...

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...

NGC Certifies Rare World Gold Coin from India – George VI...

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified an extremely rare India-Jaipur 1945 Year 24 Nazarana Mohur. It has been graded NGC MS 64. Issued by Jaipur...

Chinese Coins – Exceedingly Rare Fengtien Aluminum Dollar Pattern to be...

Kuang Hsu aluminum Specimen Our upcoming December 11-12 Hong Kong World Coins auction features an exceedingly rare Fengtien aluminum dollar pattern, graded Specimen-61 by PCGS. While...

The Coin Analyst: 2016 Panda Coins and the Switch to Metric...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek....   One of the most anticipated events of the modern world coin scene every year is the release in October of...

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...

Highlights of Künker GmbH eLive Auction 37

By Künker GmbH & Company....   Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, Our upcoming eLive Auction 37 is available for viewing online now. Please go to eLive-Auction.de and...

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...

South Korea: The 30th Anniversary of Liberation 100 Won Commemorative Coin,...

광복 30주년 기념 백원 By Mark Lovmo - dokdo-research.com/koreancoins.html....   From the Introduction to Part 1: The 30th Anniversary of Liberation 100 Won commemorative coin was released in...