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...

Major Exhibit of Mexican Revolution Memorabilia at US Mexican Convention. VIDEO:...

Elmer Powell, Collector Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com.......... Coin conventions offer important opportunities to learn about history and collecting when exhibits are displayed. An extensive collection of items...

South African Gold Headlines Heritage World & Ancients Event in Long...

Heritage Auctions will offer several exceptional pieces of South African gold Sept. 17-22, 2015, at the Long Beach Expo; featuring the Read Collection of...

Atocha: The Most Valuable Shipwreck Find in History

By Blanchard and Company, Inc .....   The Nuestra Señora de Atocha was one of the most valuable shipwrecks in history. The Spanish galleon was owned...

World Coin Profile – 1704 Cob 8 Reales Heart (Corazon) Potosi,...

Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales Heart, 1704Y Unholed and arguably finest known, very rare, ex-Pena, Craig, Karon. S-P43a; KM-unl.; CT-848. 27.00 grams. Seldom do we...

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...

US Mexican Numismatic Association Convention Report 2012. VIDEO

Cory Frampton, Executive Director, USMNA Interviewer: David Lisot. The first annual convention of the US Mexican Numismatic Association was held in Phoenix, Arizona. A small but...

The Coin Analyst: Mexico’s Silver Libertad Coins Offer Great Opportunity for...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek ……… There is, quite simply, no better world bullion coin from a long-term value perspective than the Mexican Silver Libertad, in...

Live at the ANA with CoinWeek – Gold Treasure Ingot from...

Gold Treasure ingot to be sold in Daniel Frank Sedwick's November auction The auction house of Daniel Frank Sedwick specializes in not just World coins...

France 2016 Women of France: Queen Clotilde 50 Euro Gold Coin

Description: The Monnaie de Paris unveiled its multi-year Women of France 10-euro silver and 50-euro quarter-ounce gold coin series in 2016, with the French mint...

Red Baron Medal, Gold Escudos Highlight New Coin Inventory at Atlas...

By Atlas Numismatics ......   With our September newsletter, we are pleased to introduce some new features on the Atlas Numismatics website that we hope will...

Modern Coins – The Growing Appeal of World Coins

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   During World War II and on into the Cold War, American G.I.s returning from deployment overseas often...

Tips for eBay Trading Offered by Dealers in Mexican Coins. VIDEO:...

Roberto del Bosque, Salvatore Falcone, Angel Smith, and Pat Stovall. Interviewer: David Lisot.......... No matter how much a person thinks they know about a particular market...

It Was 3 a.m. When I Found this Set of Mexican...

Pat Stovall, Don & Lois Bailey Numismatics Interviewer: David Lisot for  CoinWeek.com........ We have all heard the story of the item listed in the middle of...

Unrecorded Gilt Victoria Jubilee, Admiral Vernon Medals New at Atlas Numismatics

Medals By Atlas Numismatics ......   Atlas Numismatics will be attending the 13th Annual Summer F.U.N. Convention from July 11-13, 2019. If you would like us...

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...

Stack’s Bowers: Choice Mint State Mexican 8 Escudos of Philip V

By Chris Chatigny, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stacks Bowers ......   This week’s highlight from our upcoming New York International (NYINC) Auction is an exemplary 8...

World Coin Auctions – Stack’s Bowers to Present Eldorado Collection at...

Stack's Bowers Galleries to Present Selections from The Eldorado Collection of Colombian Coins and Paper Money in their Official NYINC Auction Stack's Bowers Galleries is...

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...

NGC-Certified Mexican 1538 8 Reales Silver Coin Sells for Record $587,500

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has announced that an NGC XF 45 Mexico (1538)R 8 Reales of Spanish co-regents Charles and Joanna was recently sold...

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...

Sedwick’s Treasure, World & U.S. Coin Auction 17 Now Online

Treasure, World & U.S. Coin Auction #17 Live on the Internet, Wednesday-Thursday, April 29-30, 2015   Our Treasure, World & U.S. Coin Auction #17 is now available...

Latin American Colonial Coins: Sedwick Treasure Auction 15 Nets $1.65 Million

Latin American Colonial Coins among many offerings at Sedwick Sale....   Our 15th Floor auction was a another great sale for our growing company. Prices realized...

More Cool Coins & Currency! US Mexican Numismatic Association Convention 2013....

Roberto del Bosque, Mexico 1913 Silver "Caballito" One Peso, Robert Briggs. Mexico 1824 Durango "Hook Neck" 8 Reales VF, Salvatore Falcone, Peru 1824 Gold...

New Ancient, World Coin Inventory from Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   New Inventory These six coins are just a sample of the 515 recent additions to our inventory. We have added new material...

Stack’s Bowers October Collectors Choice Online Auction of World and Ancient...

Collectors Choice Auction By Stack's Bowers Galleries ...... The October 2019 Collectors Choice Auction is now online! Check out StacksBowers.com to view over 1,800 lots...

LOW MINTAGES, LOW PRICES: Fractional Mexican Silver Libertads

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek....   It's no secret that collectors at every level are drawn to low-mintage dates like dogs to a meat wagon. Hundreds of pages of...

Collecting The Coins of Ecuador

By Carlos Jara - Mexican American Coin Company - Latin American Numismatics .........   The coins of Ecuador have traditionally been both respected as difficult to obtain,...

Lima Eight Escudos Gold Treasure Coin from the 1715 Fleet ?

By Ben Costello - The 1715 Fleet Society....   The Holy Grail of Fleet Collectors They say a picture is worth a thousand words. They also say...

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...