A World of Money – Extremely Rare 2nd Variety “Reversed Legends”...

By Heritage Auctions ......   In 1889 a new mint was opened in Kwangtung. A series of 5 coins were struck: 3.65 Candareens (5 Cents), 7-3/10...

Striking Begins for New 10 Euro Polymer Ring Coin

By Schuler AG ......   In addition to the five-euro coins with a polymer ring, machines from the Schuler Group will now also be used to...

Show & Convention News – October TOREX Coin Show Review

By TOREX ......   The October 2018 TOREX was a very positive and upbeat numismatic event hosting Canada's finest dealers at its home at the Hyatt...

New Coin Featuring Raymond Briggs’ Father Christmas Now in Silver Piedfort

Father Christmas is a short animated film based on two books written by Raymond Briggs: Father Christmas and Father Christmas Goes on Holiday, published...

New Large Format Silver Coin From Hungarian Mint

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   King Matthias I (Matthias Corvinus, originally Mátyás Hunyadi) was Hungary's first elected king and one of the most popular...

Heritage: Coins of Asia Offered in December Hong Kong Auction

It is with much pride and excitement that we present our December 6-7 2018 Hong Kong Auction of World Coins, an event sure to...

Royal Canadian Mint Issues Anniversary Tributes to Gold and Silver Maple...

Long known for defining the "gold standard" of refining and bullion coin manufacturing, the Royal Canadian Mint is proud to celebrate its Gold and...

Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Hosts Record $3.1 Million Treasure Auction

A variety of rarities and strong turnout by bidders helped propel Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC’s Treasure Auction 24 results to over $3.1 million USD,...

Celebrate the Holidays With New 50p Featuring Raymond Briggs’ Father Christmas

Father ChristmasTM is a short animated film based on two books written by Raymond Briggs: Father Christmas and Father Christmas Goes on Holiday, published...

Swiss Mint: New Commemorative Coins Swiss Army Knife, Christmas 2018

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the death of cutlery pioneer Karl Elsener, the Swiss Federal Mint...

MA-Shops.com Offers Ultra-Rare, Near Mint 1926-S Gold Sovereign

By MA-Shops.com ......   Numismatic marketplace MA-Shops.com is pleased to announce the offering of an exceedingly-rare and near mint 1926 Sovereign from the Sydney Mint in...

Éditions Victor Gadoury Monaco Auction November 16

The 2018 auction put together by Éditions Victor Gadoury is very special. It includes a large variety of highlights ranging from ancients to modern and World...

Prooflike 100 Corona Gold Coin Among Highlights From Atlas Numismatics

By Atlas Numismatics ......   We will be attending the New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) from January 10-13, 2019. If you would like us to...

Heritage Auctions: Two New Coin Auctions Now Open

A special three-day auction event at Heritage's Dallas World Headquarters (3500 Maple Avenue) kicks off on Wednesday, November 7 with two floor sessions devoted...

Royal Mint Celebrates 40th Anniversary of The Snowman With 1st Full-Color...

The Royal Mint, together with Penguin Ventures (part of Penguin Random House) has today announced that it will be releasing a series of special...

Royal Canadian Mint Commemorates End of World War I Centennial With...

In keeping with the tradition of issuing finely crafted coins remembering the sacrifices of Canadians who fought for our freedoms, the Royal Canadian Mint...

Silver Coin Biblical Series Continues With Temptation of Jesus

APMEX, Inc., a leading online precious metals retailer based in Oklahoma City, has introduced the fifth 2018 release of Scottsdale Mint’s famed Biblical Series. The...

Royal Australian Mint Issues Special $1 Coins in ‘Golden Ticket’ Style...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   The nation’s first ever coin hunt, Australia’s Dollar Discovery, launched on November 1 as a fun way to encourage the...

MA-Shops: Denarius – New World Coin & Banknote Offers From Norway

MA-Shops gives a warm welcome to Denarius By MA-Shops.com ......   A Norwegian 1917 2 øre and 1670 King Frederik III funeral commemorative coin, both beautiful items,...

Australia Marks Century of Remembrance With New $2 Circulating Coin

By Royal Australian Mint ......   A colored depiction of a poppy and a graphic representation of 11.11.11 adorn Australia’s newest circulating coin, unveiled Tuesday, October...

Ascension Island Centenary of the First World War Coins from Pobjoy

Also known as the ‘Great War’ the First World War was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28th July 1914 to...

The Coin Analyst: Why the Libertad Design Is Not Likely to...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   Almost 40 years after the introduction of Mexico’s Libertad -- originally intended as a bullion coin that with time...

CoinWeek Podcast #109: Daniel Frank Sedwick’s Cobs, Coins, and Ingots

 CoinWeek Podcast #109: Daniel Frank Sedwick's Cobs, Coins, and Ingots Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek...

Treasure and World Coins – Collecting Peruvian Gold Cobs

by Daniel Frank Sedwick - Sedwickcoins.com ........ Serious coin collectors generally concentrate on perfection: the more perfect the coin, the more desirable and valuable it...

Ultra Rarities Up for Bid in Sedwick’s November Treasure Auction

How do you price ultra rare coins? Bidders will soon find out Nov. 2-3 when a unique set of 1915-dated Cuban specimen gold pesos...

CIT issues Mongolian Evolution of Life – Pterosaur Coin

Description of the Pterosaur Coin The obverse features the coat of arms of the Mongolian National Bank, below in Cyrillic spelling 500 togrog, MONGOLIA 1 oz...

World Coin Profiles: 1970 Guyana One Dollar FAO Coin

Description: Guyana is a South American country that is located on the northern coast of the continent situated between Venezuela to the west and Suriname...

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...

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...

Medieval Numismatics: Coins of the Crusaders

Crusaders coins survive in surprising abundance and have much to tell us about this distant era, which has so many parallels to contemporary events. By...