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Dealing With Criminals: Coin Dealers, Security Experts Weigh in on Safety at Coin Shows

Coin theft is one of the biggest threats coin dealers face, whether they are working out of a brick-and-mortar storefront or attending coin shows...
American Numismatic Association's World's Fair of Money.

Mint Director Gibson to Attend ANA 2023 World’s Fair of Money

United States Mint Director Ventris C. Gibson will participate in the official ribbon-cutting ceremony for the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) World’s Fair of Money...
Mint Artists Create Tributes to Saint-Gaudens “Victory”

Mint Artists Create Tributes to Saint-Gaudens “Victory”

Free autographed prints available from Kevin Lipton while supplies last at ANA 2023 Pittsburgh World’s Fair of Money   Four acclaimed artists who have designed coins...
American Numismatic Association's World's Fair of Money.

Jeff Garrett: ANA World’s Fair of Money – America’s Greatest Coin Show

By Jeff Garrett for NGC (Numismatic Guaranty Corporation) ...... In the next few weeks, everyone in my company will be making plans for the upcoming...
Two bas relief models by John Mercanti.

Mercanti Plaster Sculpt Auction at PAN Welcome Dinner

Retired United States Mint 12th Chief Engraver, John Mercanti, has created two plaster bas-relief sculpts that will be the highlight of a Benefit Auction to...
Unique 1910 Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle with Experimental Finish.

Rare Double Eagles Return Home for ANA Convention Display

Unique 1910 Experimental Finish and 1921 Satin Finish Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles from Brian Hendelson Collection on view in Pennsylvania   The unique Experimental Finish 1910 Saint-Gaudens...
The SS Central America Ship of Gold Exhibit at the Long Beach Expo. Image: PCGS.

June Long Beach Expo a Success With Ship of Gold Exhibit

Hundreds of collectibles dealers, millions of dollars in collectibles, and historic shipwreck gold attracted crowds to the Long Beach Expo Collectibles Convention in Southern...
Coin of the Year Award (COTY) - 2023 ANA World's Fair of Money.

ANA to Host Coin of the Year Award at World’s Fair of Money

The Coin of the Year (COTY) program, a competition that recognizes outstanding coin designs worldwide, will hold its award ceremony during the American Numismatic...
Elite Saint-Gaudens double eagles to be exhibited at the 2023 ANA World's Fair of Money.

Finest Set of Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles at ANA Show

$25 million Elite Collection, the number-one Saints set at PCGS, will be displayed by GreatCollections at the 2023 World’s Fair of Money   The finest set...

Present Numismatic Knowledge at Pittsburgh World’s Fair of Money

Submissions are being accepted for the Sundman Lecture Symposium, taking place during the American Numismatic Association's (ANA) Pittsburgh World's Fair of Money, August 8-12....
SS Central America Exhibit.

“Ship of Gold” Updated Treasure Exhibit at June Long Beach Expo

$15 million display includes California Gold Rush coins, ingots, and other historic artifacts from 1857 sinking of the SS Central America   To mark the 35th...
Coin grading.

Grading and Counterfeit Seminars Offered at World’s Fair of Money

The American Numismatic Association's (ANA) World's Fair of Money (WorldsFairOfMoney.com) is being hosted at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on...
Saint-Gaudens_Victory Reduction Statue

Million Dollar St. Gaudens Victory Statue at ANA World’s Fair

One of only three privately owned reductions of the famous artist’s masterpiece Central Park statue will be displayed by Kevin Lipton   A rare example of...

World’s Fair of Money Medal by Jamie Franki Honors Pittsburgh

The American Numismatic Association's (ANA) World's Fair of Money is being hosted at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, August 8-12....

Jeff Garrett: The Importance of Coin Shows

By Jeff Garrett for NGC (Numismatic Guaranty Corporation) ...... Based on many conversations and observations in the last several months, the premise of the title...
National Money Show.

More Than 4,000 Collectors Flock to Phoenix National Money Show

The American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) 2023 National Money Show in Phoenix, Arizona, welcomed 4,306 people to the three-day event, held March 2-4 at the...
ANA to Increase Security Measures at Phoenix Money Show

ANA to Increase Security Measures at Phoenix Money Show

Numismatic crime is on the rise, as evidenced by a series of thefts in the past year at major coin shows across the country...
Highlights From the 2023 New York International Numismatic Convention

Highlights From the 2023 New York International Numismatic Convention

By John Thomassen for American Numismatic Society (ANS) ...... Most of us have a favorite day of the year. For many, it’s their birthday. For...
Central States Numismatic Society

Central States Plans New Areas For 2023 Expanded Convention

Three new bourse floor areas will be added for the convenience of collectors and dealers at the next Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) convention...

First Annual International Money Exposition Announced for 2023

Colonel Steven Ellsworth (ret.) has announced the first annual International Money Exposition. The convention and show will be held October 26 through 29, 2023,...

CSNS Partners With Newman Numismatic Portal, Suspends Exhibits for 2023 Convention

Central States Numismatic Society looks to revamp rules to attract more exhibitors and convention visitors   As part of an ongoing expansion and modernization program for...
Changes are Happening at Major National Coin Shows

Changes are Happening at Major National Coin Shows

By Victor Bozarth and Mark Ferguson for PCGS ...... A few lessons have been learned during the absence of major, national coin shows during the...
ANA to Develop Additional Security Protocols for Coin Shows

ANA to Develop Additional Security Protocols for Coin Shows

On August 15, 2022, during setup of the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) World’s Fair of Money in the Chicago suburb of Rosemont, a dealer...
Mint Director Gibson to Participate in ANA World’s Fair of Money

Mint Director Gibson to Participate in ANA World’s Fair of Money

United States Mint Director Ventris C. Gibson will participate in the official ribbon-cutting ceremony for the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) World’s Fair of Money...
All-Time #1 Koessl Matte Proof Gold Set on Display at ANA World’s Fair of Money

All-Time #1 Koessl Matte Proof Gold Set on Display at ANA World’s Fair of...

For the past 40 years, an advanced collector attended hundreds of major coin shows and spent countless hours on the phone with dealers trying...
First Display of Two Proof Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles and Presidential Documents at 2022 World’s Fair of Money

First Display of Two Proof Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles and Presidential Documents at 2022 World’s...

Brian Hendelson Collection features unique 1910 Experimental Finish and 1921 Satin Finish Saints, documents signed by Washington, Jefferson, and Lincoln   Described by researchers as “one...
$100 Million of Rare Coins and Sunken Treasure at ANA World's Fair of Money

$100 Million of Rare Coins and Sunken Treasure at ANA World’s Fair of Money

The public can view historic coins, banknotes and medals, and learn what their old money may be worth at this family-friendly event   More than $100...
SS Central America Gold Rush-Era Artifacts at World’s Fair of Money

SS Central America Gold Rush-Era Artifacts at World’s Fair of Money

Historic items from the legendary “Ship of Gold” that sank in 1857 include Wells Fargo treasure shipment box remnants, gold miner jeans, and a...
1st-Time Display Together of “Big Four” U.S. Coin Rarities at Central States

1st-Time Display Together of “Big Four” Coin Rarities At 2022 CSNS

Four of the most famous United States rare coins with a combined face value of only $1.16 USD but insured now for $19 million...
ANA National Money Show

ANA National Money Show Attendance Surpasses 3,000

The American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) 2022 National Money Show in Colorado Springs, Colorado, welcomed a total of 3,288 people to the three-day event, held...