New Books: History of Ottoman Coins Vol. 6

OTTOMAN SULTANS - Suleyman II - Ahmed II - Mustafa II - Ahmed III - Mahmud I From the end of the sixteenth century onwards,...

Morton & Eden to Sell Huntington Spanish Colonial Coins and 1859...

The Sale of the Archer M. Huntington Collection of Spanish Colonial Coins, Later Republican and Related Coins Following last November’s successful sale of important Portuguese and...

Künker Spring World Coin Auctions 226-231…. March 11-16th

Dear Coin Collectors, In a few weeks our Spring Auctions 226-231 are held in Osnabrück. On six days from March 11th, we again present...

Künker in Berlin: 7.6 Million on a Single Day

By Dr. Ursula Kampmann - CoinsWeekly.com ......... The opening auction sale of this year’s World Money Fair with a total hammer price of 7.6 million euros was...

Centenary Sale of Unique Set of Australia’s First Banknotes Expected to...

A century after the issue of the Commonwealth of Australia’s first banknotes, history will be made when the only privately owned complete set of Collins/Allen...

Royal Canadian Mint Offers Pennies to Mark the End of Distribution...

20,000 rolls of the last million distributed pennies joined by the 25th anniversary of the Silver and Platinum Maple Leaf bullion coins; a second...

The Land Down Under Rises To The Top

The Perth Mint unveiled its highly anticipated The Land Down Under collector coin series in Berlin at an exclusive event during the prestigious World...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The Top Ten Auction Records for...

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #150 ….. Last Thursday, I was...

Six Collections and a Good Deal More – Künker Auction March...

Six important coin collections and countless smaller ones are hidden in the six auction catalogs illustrating the items to be auctioned off by Osnabruck...

The Coin Analyst: Silver Maple Leaf Supplies Dwindling and Other World...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   With all the excitement surrounding the U.S. Mint recently, some modern coin enthusiasts may not be aware of important new...

Royal Canadian Mint Rings in 2013 With New Collector Coins Celebrating...

100th Anniversary of Canadian Arctic Expedition; the 100 year-old Winnipeg Art Gallery’s Inuit Art Collection; O Canada subscription series; and 2013 World Baseball ClassicTM...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Choice, historical British Coins Auctioned in...

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #147 ....   Last week, Stack’s-Bowers and...

Special PCGS Inserts Now Available For Historic Canadian Hoard Gold Coins

Described by a prominent Canadian numismatist as "impressive," Professional Coin Grading Service has created a special symbolic and colorful "Canadian Gold Reserve"  insert for...

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...