Brazilian Coins Presented in Heritage Showcase Auction

The latest Showcase auction of World & Ancient Coins from Heritage Auctions features A Special Selection of Brazilian Coins, Part III, offered entirely without...

Gold Bullion Spotlight: The South Africa Krugerrand

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   South Africa 1967 Krugerrand PCGS MS67 The modern bullion coin market wouldn’t exist without the forerunner that, at one point,...
New 50 Pence Coin Series to Celebrate Rescheduled 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics - Pobjoy Mint

New 50 Pence Coin Series to Celebrate Rescheduled 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics

2021-dated 5-Coin Set features five key sports Incredibly Low Issue Limit of 3,750 in Base Metal and 495 in Proof Silver To commemorate the...

Final Coin in Big Cats of the World Half Gram Gold Series Features the...

Issue Limit of Only 199 Coins   The Pobjoy Mint is delighted to announce the release of the fifth and final coin in the Big Cats...
Lebanese Coins: The Early Coinage of Modern Lebanon—An Array of High Grade Offerings

The Early Coinage of Modern Lebanon—An Array of High Grade Offerings

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   Following World War I and the demise of the once vast and powerful Ottoman...
Rare Error Coins Emerges From Somalia Elephant Series

Rare Error Coin Emerges From Somalia Elephant Series

German coin dealership Emporium Hamburg has announced that an error coin has emerged from its own 2014 series of 1/50-ounce ‘Somalia Elephant’ bullion coins....

African Buffalo Makes a Mark on South African Mint’s Big Five Coin Series

By South African Mint ......   The South African Mint, a wholly owned subsidiary of the South African Reserve Bank, has released two new coin ranges...

South African Mint Continues Inventions Series With 2020 Retinal Cryoprobe Coins

By South African Mint ......   On World Sight Day (WSD), the South African Mint, a wholly owned subsidiary of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB),...

“100 Greatest” 1931 Palestine 100 Mils Soars at Auction

By CoinWeek Staff Reports ..... Even after the publication of Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker's 100 Greatest Modern World Coins (Whitman), the market landscape for...

World Coin Counterfeit Detection – 1928 South African Gold Sovereign

Counterfeit 1928 South Africa Gold Sovereign By Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   A group of four 1928 South African Sovereigns was recently submitted to NGC all...

Bullion Investing: Factors to Consider When Deciding Which Coin to Buy

We look at the mintage, purity, and other details of the ‘Big Four’   By John Maben - Pegasus Coin and Jewelry ...... With global chaos seeming...

First Read: 100 Greatest Modern World Coins… Review by Louis Golino

First Read, a continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature ... By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ..... If you are a...

Ancient, World Coin Heritage Signature Auction Open for Bidding Soon

As we come to present our August 5-7 August Signature Auction of World and Ancient Coins, we cannot help but reflect on the changing...

More Sovereigns From the Caranett Collection Available From Heritage

The Caranett Collection of Sovereigns is well-represented in the PCGS Set Registry, with a current #1 rank in at least five different sets. We...

The Caranett Collection of Gold Sovereigns Month-Long Heritage Auction

The Caranett Collection of Sovereigns is well-represented in the PCGS registry, with a current #1 rank in at least five different sets. Now, as...

Seven Ancient Gold Islamic Coins Found in Israel

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .... On Sunday, December 29--the fourth night of Hanukkah--the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) announced the discovery of seven Islamic gold...

Heritage Auctions to Offer José Rodrigues Collection of Victoria Sovereigns

The newest monthly world coin auction from Heritage Auctions is the José Rodrigues Collection of Victoria Sovereigns, now open for bidding with the live...

Silver Coin Commemorates 50th Anniversary World’s 1st Heart Transplant

Medical Miracle Performed in Cape Town - Modern Medicine Leaps Forward By South African Mint ......   The South African Mint has issued a silver coin that...

South African Mint Launches Commemorative Coins to Mark 100th Anniversary of Oliver Tambo’s Birth

By South African Reserve Bank....   In commemorating the birth centenary of Oliver Reginald Tambo, the South African Mint, a subsidiary of the South African Reserve...

Krugerrand Font More Sophisticated Than One Might Think…

By South African Mint ......   “Visually distinct” and “enduringly memorable” are often terms associated with coins. But in this case, it happens to be something...

CoinWeek: Silver Krugerrand Coin Giveaway #171 – 4K Video

Our 171st Giveaway is being Sponsored by ModernCoinMart, the exclusive distributor of this week’s Giveaway Coin. It is the first ever silver coin of...

CoinWeek News Wire for April 14, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for April 14, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Test How Much You Know About Bitcoin As the world’s monetary systems teetered on the...

South Africa 2017 Gold Krugerrand

Description The 2017 South African Krugerrand 1-ounce gold coin marks the 50th anniversary of one of the world’s most famous bullion coins. The South African...

Royal Mint UK Releases Commemorative Gold, Silver Versions of New £1 Coin

Heraldic designs, regional landmarks and cultural interpretations of the UK such as fish and chips and cups of tea were amongst over 6,000 entries...

CoinWeek Exclusive Video: The Silver Krugerrand Revealed – 4K Video

Since its announcement, bullion coin fans in the United States have eagerly awaited the release of the 2017 "50th Anniversary" Silver Krugerrand in silver. This...

Krause Announces 2017 Coin of the Year Award Nominees

Australia and Canada have the most nominations in the annual Coin of the Year Award competition By Krause Publications .....   The first round of voting for...

South Africa Marks Bullion Coin’s 50th Anniversary with First Ever Silver Krugerrand

2017 marks the milestone 50th anniversary of the world's first modern gold bullion coin: the South African Gold Krugerrand. The Krugerrand remains the most...
Al Doyle

Collecting Strategies – Don’t Lose These Little Small World Silver Coins

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   Accumulating silver bullion is a satisfying task, but there's much more to the metal than sheer ounces. Coins are full of art and...

South Africa Issues Silver, Platinum Krugerrands for 50th Anniversary

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   It’s not entirely surprising that in addition to enjoying vast precious metal deposits, South Africa has long been...

CoinWeek News Wire for June 17, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for June 17, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Look closely at your change Another day she was picking up some hamburgers at a...