CoinWeek News Wire for January 19, 2018: HODL or Buy Gold?...

By Coinweek Coin News Wire ....   Coin News Wire for January 19, 2018 Brain Food 1.) Who Really Designed the American Dime? ...t takes a keen eye to see...

MA-Shops: Uncover Coins From the Holy Roman Empire

By MA-Shops.com ......   MA-Shops offers a nice inventory of coins from the Holy Roman Empire. Below, you will see a few examples - such as...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 29, 2017: Japan Crypto, Russian Gold,...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 29, 2017: Brain Food 1.) Body Armor Made of Old Chinese Coins The Tlingit believed that the coins would...

First Scottish Coin Realises Three Times Estimate

London. June 28, 2012. Today Spink, the world’s premier auction house for collectables, sold the first known coin ever issued in Scotland for the...

Heritage Hong Kong Auction Set to Open

Throughout the last year we have been thrilled to see sustained and growing interest in ancient and world coins, especially pronounced in the Asian...

The Smallest Royal 1/2 Real of Philip V – Latin American...

Finest 1/2 Real of Philip V by Tauler and Fau ......   Today we introduce you to an extremely rare 1/2 real of Philip V, a...

Stack’s Bowers June Collectors Choice Online Auction of U.S. Coin, Currency...

By Stack's Bowers ......   Our June 2019 Collectors Choice Auction featuring U.S. Coins and Currency is now online. We are pleased to introduce a third...

Singapore Mint Issues Its Own Trump-Kim Summit Coin

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   One of the longstanding uses for coins and medals is to commemorate transformative or otherwise noteworthy events. What...

A H Baldwin to offer highly important “Bentley Collection” of milled...

A H Baldwin and Sons Ltd are proud to announce the publication of a special preview brochure of the highly important “Bentley Collection” of...

Germany 2017 Tropical Climate Zone 5 Euro Coin with Polymer Ring

Description: In 2016, the Federal Ministry of Finance of Germany issued the five-euro Planet Earth collector coin with a blue polymer ring connecting two metallic...

Latest Coins from Royal Canadian Mint Feature Unique Themes and Firsts

Launch includes new innovative "sculpture" series honoring five pillars of Canadian wildlife With the end of the year just around the corner, the Royal Canadian...

World Coins – JFK 100th Anniversary Silver Coin Features 1/2 Carat...

John F. Kennedy Centenary of Birth with Gold-Plated Heart-Shaped Privy Mark and Purple Diamonds Gold-Plated Privy Mark featuring 1/2 Carat of Purple Diamonds 100oz...

World Coins – A History of the Netherlands Gold Ducat, Part...

By Dariusz F. Jasek .....   Link to Part 1 About a century before the birth of the Netherlands gold ducat, many different gold coins were in...

CoinWeek News Wire for Feb. 2, 2018

By Coinweek Coin News Wire ....   Coin News Wire for February 2, 2018 Brain Food 1.) When paper money was as risky as bitcoin The first paper money notes...

First Read: Chopmarked Coins: A History; the silver coins used in...

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature Essay by Michael E. Marotta for CoinWeek .....   Chopmarked Coins: A History;...

South Korea Canning Coins by 2020, Turning to Electronic Monetary System

Boasting more digital transactions than ever, Korean officials believe coins are outmoded and therefore are making strides toward becoming a “coinless society” by the...

Malta Issues 450th Anniversary Great Siege Silver Coin

By Central Bank of Malta....   On 25 September 2015 Professor Josef Bonnici, Governor of the Central Bank of Malta, and Dr. Joseph M Buttigieg, Chairman...

APMEX: Royal Mint Releases Final Landmarks of Britain Silver Coin

APMEX, Inc., a leading online Precious Metals retailer based in Oklahoma City, is excited to introduce the fourth release in The Royal Mint’s Landmarks...

Scottish Coins – The Sgarabhaigh Silver Sixpence

By David Hill....   The Sgarabhaigh Sixpence forms an important part of a wider project to conserve and share the small Scottish island of Sgarabhaigh which...

CoinWeek News Wire for November 17, 2017: Fountains of Ruin, Blockchain...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for November 17, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Boise’s Assay Office played an important role for the whole nation Between 1861 and 1866,...

Royal Mint Unveils Limited Edition £100 Silver Coin

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   The Royal Mint has an end-of-the-year surprise for you. On December 27, the venerable institution unveiled a new, limited-edition £100...

Top 5 Ancient and World Coins Sold on MA Shops, Oct....

By CoinWeek....   Here (in ascending order) are the top five hammer prices for Ancient and World coins sold on MA Shops the week of October...

Rare Chinese Coin Pattern Highlights from Stack’s Bowers April Hong Kong...

By Kyle Ponterio - Senior Numismatist & Cataloguer, Stack's Bowers ......   Chinese Coin Pattern: An Amazing “Fang Kong” Pattern 10 Cash This week's first highlight from...

Modern Chinese Varieties: 2002 Gold Panda Frosted and Mirrored Branches

By David J. Camire for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   Due to the overwhelming popularity of modern Chinese coins, there has been steady increase and interest in...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Tuvalu 2019 Barbie 60th Anniversary 1oz...

One of the hottest selling toys and collectibles of all time, BarbieTM doll was unveiled to the world by Ruth Handler, joint founder of...

Lot Highlights of the January 2012 Prospero Collection Auction

Baldwins Formed over several decades by a collector with a passion for the arts and a discerning taste for outstanding examples of the most beautiful...

World Coin Auctions – Rarities at Heidelberger Münzhandlung

By Heidelberger Münzhandlung Herbert Grün ......   From November 14 to 15, 2017, Auction 73 of the Heidelberger Münzhandlung will take place. Herbert Grün has again...

New Coin Shops from Around the World on MA-Shops.com

By CoinWeek....   MA-Shops is an online marketplace for world and ancient coins. Built from the ground up by German engineer Joachim Schwiening, MA-Shops has assembled...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction at 2020 NYINC Realizes Nearly $5.8...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce the results of their recently completed Official Auction of the 2020 New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC)—a...

Ponterio & Associates Kicks-Off 2011 with the January N.Y.I.N.C. Auction

The auction will feature 2,558 lots including Part I of the Len Novotny Collection of Mexican Coinage, the Michael Demling Collection of Ancient Coinage, and the David Ian Wright Collection of Italian Banknotes