Dealers Applaud PCGS Grading Services Coming to Hong Kong

The recent announcement that Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) has established a Hong Kong-based authentication and grading service, Collectors Universe (Hong Kong) Ltd., has...

Millions of Ancient Chinese Copper Coins Discovered

Researchers sift through huge piles of the copper coins. Source: ecns.cn By Everett Millman for Gainesvillecoins.com....   Most of the time when we hear about a large...

NGC Certifies Cherrywood Collection of Classic Chinese Coins

The late Imperial Era rarities will be displayed in Hong Kong in March before being sold in April   Numismatic Guaranty Corporation™ (NGC®) is pleased to...

Highlights from the Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio April Hong Kong Showcase...

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...

Singapore International Coin Fair 2014 Attracted Nearly 10,000 Enthusiastic Attendees!

The 2014 Singapore International Coin Fair (SICF) proved to be an unqualified success. The 3-day coin event (March 28-30) attracted thousands of visitors, with...

World Coin Auctions – Large Collection of Imperial Silver at Grün

By Heidelberger Münzhandlung Herbert Grün ....   In the autumn of 2016, Heidelberger Münzhandlung will conduct two auctions: Auction 69 comprising the entire range of numismatics...

The Fitzcarraldo of Kweichow, Warloard Zhou Xicheng and the 1928 Chinese “Auto...

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale ....   It’s said that every coin tells a story. Boy, do I have one straight out of Mysteries...

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...

Rare World Coins – Historically Significant Yunnan Ration Gold Coin

By Chris Chatigny - Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   For this week’s preview of our upcoming Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio August Hong Kong...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Announce Details of August 2015 Hong Kong Auction...

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

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...

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...

NGC Certifies China 1911 Long Whisker Dragon Pattern Gold Dollar

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified an extremely rare China 1911 Long Whisker Dragon Pattern Gold Dollar. Graded NGC SP 63+, it is considered...

Chinese Coin Expert Attends Long Beach Expo – VIDEO: 4:55

Chen Hao Min, Coin in Coin Company, Translator: Rachel Luo, Interviewer: David Lisot. Includes Chinese language. Chen Hao Min is a noted authority in Chinese...

1865 Canadian gold pattern coin could bring $80,000 in $10+ million...

Heritage’s largest World & Ancient coins offering to date, 6,500 lots strong; on the block April 10, at the Chicago International Coin Fair (CICF);...

Chinese Coins: Buy the Book and the Coin

By Peter Anthony - Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   Reference books are an essential part of building a collection of modern Chinese coins. A real collection is the...

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...

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...

Journal of East Asian Numismatics to Publish Again in 2016

In 1994, The Journal of East Asian Numismatics (JEAN) was founded by Michael Chou, the CEO of Champion Auction and Bruce Smith, a noted...

Spink: A Selection of Fine World Coins, Medals at NYINC

As we have just finished celebrating Spink's 350th anniversary in 2016, we look forward to 2017 and all it has to bring. We also...

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,...

Professional Coin Grading Service Shanghai Office Will Open July 20,...

In a historic event that has the potential to significantly expand the already rapidly-growing coin collecting market in China, "Professional Coin Grading Service, Collectors...

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

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...

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...

Künker Spring Sale Rare Coin Recap: A Week Full of Surprises

By Dr. Ursula Kampmann .......... 140.000 euros for a Chinese dollar from 1896, 110.000 euros for a gold coin from Czechoslovakia from 1938 – the...

Chinese Coins: The First Year Gold, Silver and Brass Panda Coins

1982 Gold Panda - 1983 Brass Panda - 1983 Silver Panda Posted by Peter Anthony ........ Once regarded as an inferior item, the Proof Brass 1 Yuan Pandas...

Champion Macau Auction: Chinese Coins Take Center Stage at Asian Coin...

The Norcal Collection The Norcal Collection of Chinese Coins consists of machine struck coins collected by an American living in China from the 1930s to...

1898 Sungarei Silver Dollar Proves Itself In 55th Baldwin-Ma Tak Wo...

The 55th Baldwin-Ma Tak Wo Hong Kong Coin auction, held at the Holiday Inn, Kowloon, on the 22nd August, proved to be one of...

Chinese Coins – Singing Praises of the Song Dynasty – Cast...

By Heritage Auctions - (Thanks to Moyun Niu, Heritage's Asian Art specialist, for much of the information)........   A marvelous cast gold ingot, will be offered...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio to Present More Than 2,700 Lots In...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio will present an exceptional selection of more than 2,700 lots of Chinese and East Asian coins and banknotes at The...