Perth Mint Honours Australia’s Numismatic History

To commemorate the 200th anniversary of Australia’s first coinage, the Holey Dollar and Dump, The Perth Mint has released a stunning two-coin commemorative set...

Canadian Arctic Expedition Proof Silver Dollar

FROZEN IN TIME IN PHOTOS AND FILM, THE 100 YEAR-OLD CANADIAN ARCTIC EXPEDITION IS NOW CAPTURED ON THE ROYAL CANADIAN MINT’S 2013 PROOF SILVER...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: European Gold Shines in World Coin...

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #146 ….. On Jan. 6th and...

Budget Silver Coins for the Casual Collector

Welcome to this week’s “Budget Silver Coins for the Casual Collector.” For this feature, I go through our inventory and find some older, inexpensive...

Spectacular British and Islamic Coin Collections headline NYINC Auctions

An unprecedented selection of high-grade ancient and world coins — ranging from the dawn of numismatics to most modern corners of the globe and...

King Richard III, Battle of Bosworth Field

A coin of a king of Machiavellian intrigue found within nine miles of the battlefield By Geoffrey Cope – www.petitioncrown.com ......   Richard III, who took the...

Rare English Gold Sovereign of Queen Mary I

Coin Rarities and Related Topics by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #143 ….. During the morning...

1.3 Million Swiss Francs For a Complete Collection of the First...

By Dr. Ursula Kampmann - CoinsWeekly.com ……. Numismatica Genevensis turns Geneva into the centre of Islamic numismatics There was great applause when lot number 439 was...

Krause Publications Announces 2013 Coin of the Year Winners

Krause Publications, a leading publisher of coin and paper money books, magazines, and other reference products, has announced the winners of its 2013 Coin of...

The Sunrise Collection of Islamic Coins

In the Eighth Century AD, while Western Europe was mired in the Dark Ages, Islamic Civilization stormed out of the Arabian Peninsula and swept...

Künker to offer World Coin Rarities from Germany, Europe and Russia...

By Dr. Ursula Kampmann - CoinsWeekly.com ....... With over 1200 coins in tow, Künker auction house will be making its way to the 42nd World...

Royal Canadian Mint Offers Rare Opportunity to Own Canada’s First Gold...

The Royal Canadian Mint is delighted to put a national treasure back in the hands of Canadians by offering the public the unique chance...

The Coin Analyst: From 50 Cents to $1 Million? High-Grade Nelson...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek …… Former South Africa President and Nobel peace prize recipient, Nelson Mandela, is clearly a man beloved by people all...

The Coin Analyst: Collecting Vatican Coins Can Be Rewarding in Many...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   Located within the city of Rome in Italy, Vatican City, or the Vatican, is the smallest independent country in...

Video Playlist from the US Mexican Numismatic Association Convention – November,...

CoinWeek is pleased to present a NEW Feature from our Video Library: The Video Playlist. Every month CoinWeek Producer David Lisot attends multiple coin and...

Sedwick’s Treasure and World Coin Auction Tops $2.25 Million

Sedwick's Treasure and World Coin Auction Tops $2.25 Million To view the complete list of Prices Realized, please Click here (note: the Prices...

The Budgerigar Has Landed on Perth Mint Coin

The beloved Budgerigar is the subject of the second release from The Perth Mint’s magnificent Birds of Australia coin series. This tiny green and yellow parrot is...

Cool Coins Mexican! US Mexican Convention 2012. VIDEO

Interviewer: David Lisot Don Bailey, 1995 Silver 10 peso Don Quixote, Bob Briggs, copper 1864 Mining token, Dave Busse, 1689 Charles II silver cob 8...

ANA Money Museum Gets Stolen Australian Holey Dollar Returned

The 1813 Holey dollar was returned to the American Numismatic Association's (ANA) Edward C. Rochette Money Museum on October 23. The Holey dollar is an...

US Mexican Numismatic Association Convention Report 2012. VIDEO

Cory Frampton, Executive Director, USMNA Interviewer: David Lisot. The first annual convention of the US Mexican Numismatic Association was held in Phoenix, Arizona. A small but...

Two Dukes in Pomerania From the Friedrich Popken Collection

By Dr. Ursula Kampmann - CoinsWeekly.com .....   The Pomerania collection of Friedrich Popken will be coming up for auction at Künker on January 31,...

PCGS At Korea Money Fair – Praised By Collectors And Dealers

Representatives of the Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGSAsia.com) attended the Korea Money Fair for the first time and heard compliments and congratulations from Asian...

South Africa’s first gold coin: the Burgers Pond

Up until 1874, the only currency in circulation in South Africa was British. Then in that year two indigenous currencies were introduced. In East...

An Amazing 130,000 EUR for a Quadruple Thaler of Christian V...

By Ursula Kampmann - www.coinsweekly.com ..... With a total of 8.4 million in overall final bids, a 35 % increase, and only 277 lots still...

PCGS Milestone: 25 Million Coins Certified Worldwide

A historic gold coin from Japan has the distinction of being the 25 millionth coin authenticated and graded by Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com),...

MORTON & EDEN TO SELL COINS FROM THE ARCHER M. HUNTINGTON...

Specialist London coins and medals auctioneers Morton & Eden are proud to announce that they have been selected to sell coins from the vast...

One of the Last Canadian Cents on Display at Money Museum

Royal Canadian Mint Recently Donated Special Cent to ANA Collection   A new display at the Edward C. Rochette Money Museum marks the end of an...

British Perspective of the Coin Market at Numismata Berlin. VIDEO

David Miller, Numismatist, Great Britain Interviewer: David Lisot Coin collecting has been a tradition in many countries especially in Great Britain. British numismatist David Miller traveled to...

South African Collector Coin Series

For investors or collectors interested in buying South African coins, there are several popular series to consider.  If you want to buy a rare...

Popularity of Collecting Euro Coins

Nana Kaminski, Numiscom, Germany Interviewer: David Lisot The Euro was introduced in Europe in 1999 and created a new series of both coins and paper money. Collectors...