Krause Names 10 Coin of the Year Award Winners

Finland and the United States were the top winners in the first round of judging in the Coin of the Year competition. Each nation won...

Pobjoy Mint: Green Elephant Seal Expands 2017 Titanium Coin Series

2017 Green Titanium Elephant Seal – Our Top Seller Metal Range just got bigger! Exclusive 2017 Green Titanium Coin Beautiful Elemental Metal Celebrate 225 Years...

World Coin News – Malta Launches 2017 Coin Program

By Central Bank of Malta ......   The Central Bank of Malta is launching its Numismatic Coin Program for 2017, which includes the following products: – A...

Royal Canadian Mint Wishes Canada Happy 150th Birthday with New Collector...

The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to join Canadians in celebrating Canada 150 with a dazzling new array of finely-crafted collector coins to suit...

CoinWeek News Wire for January 6, 2017

By Coinweek .... CoinWeek News Wire for January 6, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Design Moments: Irish Free State coins c. 1928 By 1926 the newly-minted Irish Free State...

Heritage NYINC World, Ancient Coin Auctions Now Open for Bidding

Heritage's January NYINC auctions are now open for bidding! Going by the pre-sale estimate, this could very well be the highest-grossing World and Ancient...

CoinWeek Podcast #51: Globetrotting with Numismatourist Howard Berlin

CoinWeek Podcast #51: Globetrotting with Numismatourist Howard Berlin The CoinWeek Podcast won the 2016 NLG Award for Best Audio Program. If you’d like to help...

Daniel Frank Sedwick’s The Cob Report – Why History Matters: Consigning...

By Cori Sedwick Downing - Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ......   Do you have an interesting coin, bank note, or shipwreck artifact with a history to...

Royal Mint Reflects Pioneering British Spirit with New UK Coin Designs...

The Royal Mint has unveiled the new coin designs for 2017 – with a strong pioneering theme linking them all. These are the themes...

Royal Australian Mint Commemorates Centenary of Uniting Australia with New Coin...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   A moment in history was struck on January 1 by one lucky coin enthusiast at the Royal Australian Mint’s long...

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...

World Coin News – Russia Issues FIFA World Cup Commemoratives

By Bank of Russia ......   On December 21, 2016, the Bank of Russia put into circulation the following coins: Commemorative Coins - A silver 3...

Spanish Empire “Royal” Potosí Mint 1652 Eight Reales Silver Coin to...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #364 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   In the upcoming...

France 2016 Women of France: Queen Matilda 200 Euro Gold Coin

Description: The 2016 Queen Matilda 200 Euro Gold Proof coin is part of a series of French coins honoring great women in France’s culture and...

CoinWeek News Wire for December 23, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 23, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Q&A: James Halperin How did a pair of college dropouts who were business rivals come...

Give Some Luck This Year with 2nd Release in Pobjoy Mint...

To celebrate the start of the Chinese New Year, Pobjoy Mint has issued a unique coin which incorporates some of the old Chinese traditions...

Latvia Issues Innovative Ringed Collector Coin “The Earth”

By Bank of Latvia ....   On Thursday, 22 December, the Bank of Latvia is issuing a new 5 euro collector coin "The Earth", innovative and...

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...

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...

Spink: A Selection of Fine World Coins, Medals at NYINC

As we have just finished celebrating Spink's 350th anniversary in 2016, we look forward to 2017 and all it has to bring. We also...

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...

A Well-Rounded Fair: 50th NUMISMATA in Munich 2017

On March 4 and 5, 2017, Bavaria will once again become the focal point of Classic numismatics. Collectors and investors will come from near...

Royal Australian Mint – Exhibit Explores Work of Designer Stuart Devlin

By Royal Australian Mint ..... The highly anticipated exhibition exploring the masterly work of Stuart Devlin AO, "The Designer with the Midas Touch", has now...

CoinWeek News Wire for December 16, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 16, 2016 Current Events 1.) The reasons Saudi Arabia stopped issuing paper riyals "The number of one Riyal banknotes constitutes half...

World Coin News – A Brace of Musical Beauties from the...

The special relationship between the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra and the Austrian Mint reaches new heights in 2017 with the issue of a brace of...

Queen Matilda, Platinum Eagle Proof Named Two of CoinWeek’s Best Coin...

By CoinWeek .....   2016 may go down as one of the most captivating years for coin design in recent memory as Mints large and small...

Bullion Exchanges Announces Exclusive 1 oz Silver JFK Commemorative $1...

Bullion Exchanges and the Royal Australian Mint proudly offer this superb coin honoring the 100th anniversary of the birth of John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1917-1963)...

World Coin News – Sweden Replaces Coins with Smaller, Lighter Versions

By Sveriges Riksbank ....   In October the Riksbank began issuing new 1, 2 and 5-krona coins to replace the older coins. The changeover is expected...

Austria 2016 Colorful Creatures: The Bat 3 Euro Glow-in-the-Dark Coin

Description: Starting in October 2016 and running through July of 2019, every three months the Austrian Mint will release a new coin in its Colorful...

Daniel Frank Sedwick’s The Cob Report – Treasure Auction Wrap-Up, Tips...

By Cori Sedwick Downing - Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ......   I’m finally able to take a breather from post-auction duties of packing and shipping to...