The Cob Report: A Curious Mexican Coin

By Cori Sedwick Downing - Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ......   Awhile back, I was lucky enough to buy a coin that is unique as far...

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...

Solid Results Achieved at Stack’s Bowers Jan. 2016 NYINC Auction

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce the results of their January 2016 NYINC auction of World Coins, World Paper Money and Ancient Coins. The...

World Coins – “Star of Lima” Coinage of 1659-1660

“Star of Lima” Coinage of 1659 By Daniel Frank Sedwick - Sedwick Coins - Treasure and World Coin Auctions ........   This is a case of “it’s...

World Coins – Collecting Coins of the Central American Republic

4 Escudos, ND (Decree of December 24, 1841). San Jose Mint By Carlos Jara - as posted on World Numismatics LLC .......   The Central American Republic,...

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...

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...

Kick off the New Year with Stack’s Bowers Galleries 2016 NYINC...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce details of their upcoming New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) sale of world coins, world paper money...

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...

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...

The Coin Analyst: Mexican Silver and Gold Libertads – 2015 Overview...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek....   Mexico’s sovereign bullion coin made of gold or silver is known as the Libertad, which means "freedom" in Spanish. The...

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...

Mexican Coins – Pattern 8 Reales from Durango Mint in Stacks...

MEXICO. Pattern 8 Reales, 1840-DoOMC. NGC AU-53. By Chris Chatigny, Numismatist & Stack's Bowers Cataloger ......... Stack’s Bowers November Baltimore is just a few days away,...

Stack’s Bowers World Coin Offering for Whitman Baltimore Auction

Stack's Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce details of their November 5-10 Official Auction in conjunction with the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Winter Expo...

Cool Coins! US Mexican Coin Convention 2015 – VIDEO: 19:04

CoinWeek's Cool Coins! series continues with this installment from the U.S. Mexican Numismatic Association's 4th Annual Convention. Interviewer & Video Producer: David Lisot Featured Coins: Ali Frampton...

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...

Daniel Frank Sedwick Offers Educational Seminars Before October 29th Auction

Daniel Frank Sedwick's TREASURE, WORLD and U.S. COIN AUCTION #18 is in full swing with just two weeks remain before the THIRD LIVE FLOOR...

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...

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...

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...

Divers Discover $4.5 Mil More 1715 Fleet Gold off Florida Coast

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   It’s been one heck of a treasure hunting season for Brent Brisben. On Wednesday, August 19, Brisben--owner and operator (along...

$1 Million Worth of Gold Coins Recovered from 1715 Fleet Shipwreck

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On Friday, July 24, the Facebook page of a company called 1715 Fleet - Queens Jewels, LLC promised that...

Sedwick’s Now Accepting Consignments for Next Treasure & World Coin Auction

  Now is not too early to consign to Sedwick's Treasure, World and U.S. Coin Auction #18, which will be our THIRD LIVE PUBLIC FLOOR...

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...

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....

Collecting Coins from The Mexican War For Independence

By Max A. Keech - Mexican Coin Company....   The Mexican War for Independence coinage is one of the most fascinating, diverse and complex series in...

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...

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...

Sedwick’s Second Treasure and World Coin Floor Auction: A Growing Success

Daniel Frank Sedwick's second floor sale (with simultaneous interactive LIVE Internet bidding), was the 16th live auction, a new milestone for the growing company....