Treasure and Shipwrecks – Captain Sam Bellamy and the Whydah

The Fateful Decisions that Brought Spanish 1715-Fleet Treasure to the Shores of Cape Cod By Daniel Frank Sedwick ......   Born in England in 1689, Samuel Bellamy...

Mexico 2015 Aztec Calendar $100 1 Kilo Silver Coin

Description: One of the most impressive modern coins ever struck, this Mexican $100 coin recalls more than a thousand years of national history and culture....

Mexico 1921 Aztec Sunstone 20 Peso Gold Coin

Description: At the turn of the 20th century, Mexico adopted the gold standard and issued new coin denominations. Five-peso and 10-peso gold coins were introduced...

History of Coins – TWO-BITS, FOUR-BITS, SIX-BITS, EIGHT…

By Leon F. McClellan ...... Have you ever wondered why a United States quarter-dollar is called "two-bits"? Or, a half-dollar "four-bits"? Do you know why...

Rare & Inexpensive Early Silver Coins of Ecuador

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #395 By Greg Reynolds ..... The early silver coins of Ecuador are...

Queen Elizabeth Shilling, Pernambuco Gold Coin From Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   Atlas Numismatics will be attending the The 2018 World's Fair of Money from August 14-18, 2018. If you'd like us to...

Early American Regulated $15 Gold Coin Sells for $152,750

By Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ......   A unique, early American regulated $15 gold coin marked by Boston goldsmith Joseph Edwards, Jr. drew intense bidding during...

Sedwick’s Treasure Auction 23 to Feature Coins Graded by PCGS

A wide variety of rarities graded by PCGS are set to draw heavy bidding during Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC’s Treasure, World, U.S. Coin and...

Counterfeit Coin Detection – 1850 JB Costa Rica Gold Escudo

 A missing skirt is among the clues that this coin isn't real. Only 6,167 Costa Rican gold escudos were struck in 1850, making it a...

Choice 1739 Mexican 8 Escudos Highlight World & Ancient Coins...

By Chris Chatigny - Numismatist & Cataloger, Stacks Bowers ......   Choice 1739 Mexican 8 Escudos The upcoming Stack’s Bowers Galleries May Collectors Choice Online Auction featuring...

Sedwick Treasure Auction to Feature the James Bevill Collection of Mexican...

The May 15-16, 2018 Sedwick Treasure Auction, World, U.S. Coin & Paper Money Auction #23 to be held by Daniel Frank Sedwick , LLC...

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation – The Allure of World Coins

The thrill of the hunt for world coins, whether it's a vintage Norwegian mega-rarity or, from half a world away, a modern tree frog By...

Sedwick’s Treasure Auction 23 to Feature NGC-Graded Coins, PMG-Graded Notes

A wide variety of treasure, coin rarities and paper money, both NGC-graded coins and PMG-graded notes, are set to draw heavy bidding during Daniel...

Highlights from Sedwick Treasure, World, U.S. Coin and Paper Money Auction...

Treasure, World, U.S. Coin and Paper Money Auction #23 Live on the Internet, Tuesday-Wednesday, May 15-16, 2018   By Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ......   One of the most...

Historical Regulated Gold $15 Coin to Appear in Sedwick Treasure Auction

In the early years of the United States of America, a lack of gold coinage forced citizens to utilize an unusual but practical source....

Pre-Order the Newest Mexican Silver Libertads from APMEX

APMEX is thrilled to announce they now have the latest Mexican Libertad coins available to pre-order. Silver Mexican Libertads are often considered among the most...

Stack’s Bowers NYINC Auction of World and Ancient Coins Realizes $9.82...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce the results of their January 2018 NYINC Auction. An excellent array of coins was anchored by the...

Stack’s Bowers Eldorado Collection Coins Bring $3.8 Million

Rare Colombian and Ecuadorian Gold Highlights 747-Lot Offering; Ecuador 1844 8 Escudos Rarity Sets New World Record at $456,000 One of the finest collections of...

The Unique 1755-S Santa Fe 4 Escudos from the Eldorado Collection

1755-S Santa Fe 4 Escudos Discovery Coin, Ex. Eliasberg   Crossing the block next week as lot 11306 at our official auction of the New York...

Selections from the Upcoming Stack’s Bowers NYINC Auctions including the Eldorado...

Below are some of the highlights from the upcoming Stack's Bowers auction sessions during the NYINC show in New York City. There is a...

Stack’s Bowers: The Numismatic Tradition of Colombia and the Eldorado Collection

By John Kraljevich - Numismatic Consultant, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Colombia has a proud numismatic tradition, extending in equal parts to the historic and fascinating...

Heritage Auction Offerings at January 2018 NYINC Sale

With the calendar turning to a new year, it's time for our highly anticipated New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) auction, scheduled for January...

Daniel Frank Sedwick’s Cob Report – The “Mesuno Hoard” of Spanish...

By Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ......   SHIPWRECK GOLD COBS are valuable and exciting items today, but in 1959 you could not give them away for...

November Brings Exceptional World Coins, Medals from Atlas Numismatics

Exceptional World Coins, Medals By Atlas Numismatics ......   Atlas Numismatics will be attending The 63rd Annual F.U.N. Convention from January 4 through 7, 2018, and The...

Shipwreck Artifacts and Coins Top Sedwick Treasure Auction 22

By Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ......   Spanish colonial rarities set high prices in Daniel Frank Sedwick’s Treasure, World, U.S. Coin and Paper Money Auction 22,...

World Coin News – NGC Certifies Extremely Rare 1695 Royal 8...

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified an extremely rare 1695 Royal 8 Escudos. Graded NGC MS 65, this coin was struck in Mexico City...

Treasure Coins, Gold Artifacts Brighten Sedwick’s November Auction

Unique gold coins and artifacts will draw attention to Daniel Frank Sedwick’s Treasure, World, U.S. Coin and Paper Money Auction 22. Over 2,340 lots...

APMEX Releases 2017 Exclusive Silver Libertad Set from Banco de México

APMEX, the nation’s largest Precious Metals e-retailer, is thrilled to announce the third installment of an exclusive partnership with the Banco de México. In 2015,...

World Coins – The Argentina 1829 “Tapados” of Facundo Quiroga

By Mariano Cohen, courtesy Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ...... Lot 777: Argentina (River Plate Provinces), La Rioja Mint, 8 reales, 1828P, NGC MS 63 (finest-known...

Daniel Frank Sedwick Treasure Auction #22 Private Lot Viewing – 4K...

Daniel Frank Sedwick Treasure Auction specializes in treasure coins and cobs of struck in Central and South America. In November, the firm will offer a...