Two-Headed British Pattern Coin Among World Rarities in MDC Monaco Sale

Two-Headed British Pattern Coin Among World Rarities in MDC Monaco Sale

An extremely rare British Gold Pattern Dollar certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) is among the offerings in a sale presented by renowned European...
Gold and Platinum Premium Firefighter Coins New From CIT

Gold and Platinum Premium Firefighter Coins New From CIT

A Triumph of Minting Technology: Firefighter 2021 At the beginning of this year, CIT Coin Invest released after the 2020 “Fighter Pilot” the second issue...
Stack's Bowers to Offer Real Doge Coins of Venice in June Collectors Choice Auction

Stack’s Bowers to Offer Real Doge Coins of Venice in June Collectors Choice Auction

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   In the news a bit recently, riding the wave of crypto-mania and through the...

Künker Celebrates Firm’s 50th Anniversary With Rare World Coins of Auction 350

Two anniversaries at once: 1 July 2021 marks the 50th anniversary of the founding of Münzenhandlung Fritz Rudolf Künker. Additionally, Künker’s 350th auction will...
Rare World, Shipwreck Coins Set Record Sedwick Auction

Rare World, Shipwreck Coins Set Record Sedwick Auction

Strong bids for rare world and shipwreck coins surpassed $4.07 million in Daniel Frank Sedwick’s May 7, 8, & 10 Treasure Auction 29. This...
Gold and Cu-Ni Coins Commemorating 100th Anniversary of Last Morgan, First Peace Dollars Now Available

Gold and Cu-Ni Coins Commemorating 100th Anniversary of Last Morgan, First Peace Dollars Now...

The 1 oz silver bullion coin commemorating the 100th anniversary of the last Morgan and first Peace dollars has already sold out, but The...
SS Central America Sunken Treasure World Gold Coins in Goldberg Auction

SS Central America Sunken Treasure World Gold Coins in Goldberg Auction

First offering of these historic coins retrieved in 2014 from the Atlantic Ocean site where the fabled “Ship of Gold” sank in 1857   Two of...

Una and the Lion Propel Heritage World and Ancient Coin Auction to $9 Million

Two examples of the 1839 British Proof "Una and the Lion" Five Pounds coin took top honors in Heritage Auctions' May 6-7 World and...
Monnaie de Paris Releases Coins and Medals to Commemorate the Smurfs

Monnaie de Paris Releases Coins and Medals to Commemorate the Smurfs

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   In 1958, the Belgian comic artist Pierre "Peyo" Culliford created Les Schtroumpfs. These lovable little blue dwarfs--more commonly known...
Rare Error Coins Emerges From Somalia Elephant Series

Rare Error Coin Emerges From Somalia Elephant Series

German coin dealership Emporium Hamburg has announced that an error coin has emerged from its own 2014 series of 1/50-ounce ‘Somalia Elephant’ bullion coins....

Gold Bullion Spotlight: The Other Vintage Bullion Mexican Coinage

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   A previous Gold Bullion Spotlight featuring the popular Mexico Centenario coinage offers a look at one of the most...

Atlas Numismatics New World Coins Include Monster Prussia 5 Mark Silver Pattern

By Atlas Numismatics ......   Dear Clients, We have been enjoying a pleasant spring here in New York with many exceptional blooming trees and colorful flowers this year. We've...
An American and Saudi Arabian Gold Coin Featured in Stack's Bowers June World Coin Auction

An American and Saudi Arabian Gold Coin Featured in Stack’s Bowers June World Coin...

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   American interest in foreign oil supplies increased following World War I, with a focus...
Netherlands to Issue 2021 Gold Ducats by Reservation Only

Netherlands to Issue 2021 Gold Ducats by Reservation Only

Orders Being Accepted Until May 27 When Mintage Set, Reservations No Longer Guaranteed   By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The Dutch Gold Ducat and Double Gold...

Swiss Mint Issues New Commemorative Coins: “50 Years of Women’s Right to Vote” and...

By Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On April 29, 2021, the Federal Mint Swissmint will launch two new commemorative coins. With the gold coin "50 years...

NGC-Certified Vintage Coins From the Americas Featured in Sedwick Auction

Two highlights of the May sale were minted in Mexico and Colombia   Rare vintage coins from Latin America are being offered in Sedwick’s Treasure, World,...

The Adelaide Sovereign—Australia’s First Gold Coin

By Eric Eigner for PCGS ......   Although the British Gold Sovereign is very well known, even among non-collectors, the Adelaide Sovereign remains a hidden gem...
Daniel Frank Sedwick's Upcoming Treasure Auction 29 Now Online

Daniel Frank Sedwick’s Upcoming Treasure Auction 29 Now Online

Treasure, World, U.S. Coin and Paper Money Auction 29 Live on the Internet, Friday-Saturday, May 7-8 and Monday, May 10   By Daniel Frank Sedwick LLC...
Central States Heritage World and Ancient Coin Auction Open for Bidding

Central States Heritage World and Ancient Coin Auction Open for Bidding

The Central States auction of world and ancient coins from Heritage Auctions is a perennial favorite, and this year's auction is filled with an...
Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Hammers Highest-Grossing Auction Hosted Outside United States

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Hammers Highest-Grossing Auction Hosted Outside United States

Stack's Bowers and Ponterio’s biannual Hong Kong-based auctions continue to attract tremendous enthusiasm and participation, as illustrated by their April 2021 event. Featuring over...
Michael T. Shutterly: Ten Coins I'd Love to Own

Michael T. Shutterly: Ten Coins I’d Love to Own

By Michael T. Shutterly for CoinWeek .....   I enjoy coins for their artistry and for the history behind them. Because there are so many coins...

Take A Trip Down Route 66 With New CIT Open Roads Coin

Classic Car - Open Roads Cook Islands. 10 Dollars. 2021. Silver .999. 2 oz. 38.61 mm. Mintage: 999. Special technology: smartminting® (High Relief); Black Proof...

Swiss Mint Receives Two Numismatic Guinness World Records

By Federal Mint Swissmint ......   The Federal Mint Swissmint is delighted to be awarded two numismatic world records. Guinness World Records™ has recognized the ¼-franc gold...

Rare Asian Coins Break Records at Stack’s Bowers Galleries Auction

Several Significant Rarities from the Pinnacle Collection and Graded by PCGS Cross the Block at April Hong Kong Auction   Some of the rarest coins from...
The Tiger - Third Coin in Big Cat Half Gram Gold Coin Series to be Released

The Tiger – Third Coin in Big Cat Half Gram Gold Coin Series to...

Issue Limit of Only 199 The Pobjoy Mint is delighted to announce the release of the third coin in its series of five coins...
NGC Certifies Paramount Collection of Large-Format Gold Coins

Record-Setting Paramount Collection Brings $41.94 Million at Heritage Auctions

Premier collection of World and Ancient coins draws bidders from around the world   An auction of 701 lots of World and Ancient coins reached $41,941,592...

African Buffalo Makes a Mark on South African Mint’s Big Five Coin Series

By South African Mint ......   The South African Mint, a wholly owned subsidiary of the South African Reserve Bank, has released two new coin ranges...

Stack’s Bowers Offers Pinnacle Collection Samurai-Era Gold Plate Money From Feudal Japan

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   Within the incredible Pinnacle Collection, a featured cabinet in the Stack's Bowers and Ponterio...

Atlas Numismatics Features Rare Cuban, French Pattern Coins

By Atlas Numismatics ......   Dear Clients, We hope everyone has been doing well and that you're enjoying the arrival of spring. This month we have a great selection...

World’s Most Expensive British Coin Brings $2.28 Million at Heritage Auctions

1937 Edward VIII 5 Pounds Gold Coin Struck but Never Released After King Abdicated Throne   A 1937 Edward VIII 5 Pounds Pattern coin – one...