$72,000 Gustav I coin leads Julius Hagander Collection at Kuenker auction

Gustav's coin has a fitting place as he was known for leading Sweden's finances out of trouble By Paul Fraser Collectibles Kuenker coins, has an impressive...

ANA World Mint Theater: Royal Canadian Mint

Beverley Letine, Vice President & COO Mint officials unveil a new series of silver coins that continue to feature an animal theme and discuss the...

ANA World Mint Theater: Japan Mint

Hideharu Hishida, Executive Director The Japan Mint announces their new series of coins that include bi-colored coins and the 47 Prefectures Coin Program. 19:39   ANA World Mint...

Canadian Culture, Traditions and Icons Stand Out on New Royal Canadian...

The 75th anniversary of CBC/Radio-Canada is joined by a treasure trove of gold and silver coins celebrating the upcoming Year of the Dragon; new...

ROYAL CANADIAN MINT CELEBRATES THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE MAN IN...

St John’s, NL, August 24, 2011 – As the Canada-wide relay to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Rick Hansen’s Man in Motion World Tour...

PCGS Rewards Counterfeit-Fighting Collector

Officials of the Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) are applauding the efforts of collector Mike Marshall of Trenton, Ontario in combating the sales of...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio to Present More Than 2,700 Lots In...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio will present an exceptional selection of more than 2,700 lots of Chinese and East Asian coins and banknotes at The...

Legendary 1910 Chinese Dragon Dollar could bring more than $1 million...

Dr. Norman Jacobs’ Chinese Yunnan 1910 Spring Dollar, finest of only two known, up for auction Sept. 8 in Heritage Long Beach, CA World...

The Coin Analyst: World Coin Market Stronger Abroad than in U.S.

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek The U.S. numismatic press covers U.S. coins and the U.S. coin market in much greater depth than it devotes to...

Downies Presents the 2011 Tasmanian Tiger Lenticular Coin

Uniquely beautiful, majestically powerful and once abundant, the Thylacine was an animal like no other. Paying tribute to the last of this species, Downies...

Historic Australian Holey Dollar Fetches Record Price $485000

Coinworks has just sold an 1813 Holey Dollar, Australia’s first domestic coin, to a new owner for close to half a million dollars. The...

A solid gold ‘Euro’ – Russian coin from an old common...

By Paul Fraser Collectibles It was minted by Nicholas II for a mixed currency which included France, Italy and Greece Last week, Kuenker completed their long...

The Perth Mint July 2011 New Coin Releases

The Perth Mint July is already upon us, and as anticipated, we have an exceptional range of new coin releases to showcase this month. The 90th...

Chinese dragon coin should be a roaring $97,000 success at Spink’s...

Paul Fraser Collectibles Numismatists are in for a treat this coming Wednesday as a fine collection goes on sale A large number of brilliant rare coins...

The Story of English Civil War siege money

By Paul Fraiser Collectibles When Royalists did battle with Parliamentarians, some numsimatic oddities were produced Many numismatic collectors seek perfection in the rare coins they collect,...

82 oz. Australian Gold Nugget, in the shape of Australia to...

Australia has seen numerous gold rushes in its history, mostly in the latter half of the 19th century and just after nationhood in 1901....

Enough to leave the King speechless… George VI gold coin set...

The rare set from the reign of Prince William's great-grandfather sold at Baldwin's auction Baldwin's completed its much anticipated auction of British Coins, World Coins,...

Record setting Chinese rarities top $9.6+ million CICF event in Rosemont,...

Records also set for coins from Hungary, Cuba; Auction totals doubled from 2010 prices realized A 1928 Chinese “Auto Dollar” Year 17 KM-Y428, L&M-609, AU58...

Prices Soar As Chinese Coins Reach Fever Pitch

Baldwin’s auction department had a lot to celebrate last Thursday night after the outstanding success of the Hong Kong Coin Auction 50 and the...

Video News: How Chinese Counterfeit Coins are Traded

As reported last week, The Gold & Silver PAC held a reception on March 31st honoring Congressman Lamar Smith Republican of 21st Congressional District...

Video News: Coin Market and Hobby News from Canada

About The Canadian Numismatic Association The Royal Canadian Numismatic Association is a non-profit educational organization formed in 1950 and incorporated by Canada Charter in 1963....

Islamic Coin Sells For £3.7 Million In Morton & Eden Sale...

Second most expensive coin ever sold at auction One of the rarest and most highly-prized of all Islamic gold coins, struck possibly to coincide with...

Sedwick’s Treasure And World Coin Auction #9 Is Now Online !

Scheduled for April 26-28 (Tuesday-Thursday), in six sessions LIVE on the Internet, Daniel Frank Sedwick's Treasure and World Coin Auction #9 is ready...

Chinese Rarities Headline CICF World Coin Heritage Auction

More than 4,400 rare world and ancient coin lots from all corners of the world ready for auction, April 15-18, at the Chicago International...

RARE COINS WORTHY OF A KING’S SPEECH

Following the phenomenal success of the British spectacular The King’s Speech at the Oscars, Baldwin’s latest auction consignment couldn’t have come at a more...

Rarest Of Islamic Coins In London Auction

Umayyad dinars struck from gold from the Caliph's own mines Two of the rarest and most highly-prized of all Islamic gold coins are to be...

British Royal Mint Reveals 2011 Commemorative Coin Themes

The Royal Mint has announced six new commemorative coins for 2011 along with details of the first Proof and Brilliant Uncirculated coin sets. The...

Chinese and South American Coins lead $9.28+ million NYINC World &...

22 pound Chinese gold coin takes top honors with $575,000 final price Ancient coins see substantial interest, high prices realized Collectors from all over the...

Russian Coin Rarities Steal The Show In New York

The market for Russian coins and medals proved to be as robust and vibrant as ever at this years Baldwins New York Sale XXV-XXVI....

ROYAL CANADIAN MINT SETS RECORD WITH 25 COLLECTOR COINS SELLING OUT...

The Royal Canadian Mint is posting stellar results for the sale of its numismatic products in 2010 and is delighted to have sold out...