World Coin Profiles: Panama 1904 2-1/2 Centesimos

by Jay Turner, Numismatic Guaranty Corporation The Panama 1904 2-1/2 Centesimos weighed in at 1.25 grams and measured a tiny 10 millimeters. What is the smallest coin...

Daniel Frank Sedwick Treasure Auction Brings $2.25 Million

By Connor Falk - Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ......   Shipwreck gold and silver ingots made a big splash in Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC’s $2.25 million...

Treasure Coins – The “First Dollar” of the New World

Mexico City, Mexico, 8 reales, Charles-Joanna, “Early Series,” assayer R (Rincón), extremely important “first dollar of the New World,” three known, NGC XF 45...

NGC Certifies the Exemplary D. Moore Collection of World Coins

The fantastic collection of world gems anchor Heritage’s NYINC sale on January 9 Over 500 NGC-certified world coins from the D. Moore Collection will be...

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...

Charles I Triple Unite and Historic 8 Escudos Gold Coins Lead...

Great Britain: Charles I gold Triple Unite 1644 By Heritage Auctions .......... A Charles I gold Triple Unite 1644 AU58 NGC, a coin with prestige that...

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...

First Read: Mexican Beauty: Un Peso Caballito

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature.... Essay by Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   Mexican...

Highlights of Künker GmbH eLive Auction 38

By Künker GmbH & Company....   Dear customers and coin enthusiasts, Künker's eLive Auction 38 sessions begin December 2 and 3. Join us for bidding at 6:00...

Daniel Frank Sedwick’s Treasure, World & U.S. Coin Auction to be...

Daniel Frank Sedwick's third "LIVE FLOOR" world coin and treasure auction in Orlando Florida  on October 29th will go down in history as the...

Heralded 15-Piece “Una and the Lion” Proof Set; Unique 150 Balboa...

By CoinWeek .....   One of the most impressive Proof sets in the history of British numismatics is the 15-piece 1839 set. Struck at the beginning of...

Mexican & Latin American Coins From Lake County Collection in Special...

As one of our periodic auctions of specialized collections of world coins , Heritage has just opened its auction of The Lake County Collection...

Major World , U.S. Coin & Treasure Auction #14 by...

Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC announces their first LIVE FLOOR auction, scheduled for Wednesday, October 30, at the DoubleTree Hotel Lake Buena Vista at the...

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...

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...

USMNA Convention Offers Larger Bourse & Counterfeit Seminars. VIDEO: 2:52

Cory Frampton, Executive Director, US Mexican Numismatic Association Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ The third annual USMNA Convention continues to grow in attendance and popularity with...

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...

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...

Rudman Collection of Mexican Coins, Part I to be Sold by...

Part I of the Rudman Collection of Mexican Coins--including all milled gold issues of Colonial Mexico from 1732-1823--at Heritage's Official ANA Convention Auction, Aug....

Treasure News – Daniel Frank Sedwick Auction #20 Now Online

Treasure, World, U.S. Coin & Paper Money Auction 20 Floor Auction November 12-13 - Internet Only November 14 Orlando, Florida * * * Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC is...

The Coronation Gold Coin of Pedro I

by Giovanni Miceli for CoinWeek....   The coronation piece is a coin that was struck in 1822 to the coronation of Pedro I. Regarding the creation of...

Collecting Strategies: The Financially Painless Way To Collect Gold Coins

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   The appeal of gold is universal, and it has nothing to do with the state of one's finances. A desire to own...

Highlights from the upcoming Heritage’s CICF World Coins Signature Auction April...

The following coins are some of the highlightes on Heritage's upcoming Chicago International Coin Fair (CICF) Coin show that will take place in Chicago...

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...

Finest Certified Mexico City Mint Hookneck 8 Reales Silver Coin at...

By Chris Chatigny - Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   The January New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) and the Showcase Auction held by Stack's...

CoinWeek News Wire for December 30, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 30, 2016 Brain Food 1.) The medal detective Few things mean as much to soldiers as their medals. But if...

Stack’s Bowers World Coins – Lovely South Peru 8 Escudos

By Chris Chatigny - Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   This week’s preview for the August ANA World’s Fair of Money auction is a...

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...

Brazil Gold Tied for Finest Known Certified World Coin in Stack’s...

By Kyle Ponterio - Senior Numismatist & Cataloguer, Stack's Bowers ......   As summer approaches, anticipation is rapidly building for our official American Numismatic Association (ANA)...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Ancient and World Coin Auction at the...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce their official auction at the highly anticipated American Numismatic Association (ANA) World’s Fair of Money, August 13-17,...