Infographic – The World’s Most Popular Mints: Key Facts and Comparisons

By Jeff Desjardins and JMBullion for Visual Capitalist .....   In the precious metals industry, trust is paramount. That’s why if you own any gold or...

Austria leads in first round of Coin of the Year voting

Three Austrian coins came out on top during the first round of World Coin News' Coin of the Year Award voting by an international...

Swiss National Bank Releases New 20 Franc Note

Second ninth-series note showcases Switzerland’s creativity By Swiss National Bank ......   The Swiss National Bank (SNB) will begin issuing the new 20-franc note on 17 May...

David Sklow to Manage ANA’s Dwight N. Manley Library

American Numismatic Association Veteran Joins Staff Renowned bibliophile David Sklow has joined the American Numismatic Association (ANA) staff as the manager of the Dwight N....

Gold Market Report – Gold Moves Higher as the Dollar Sinks

Commentary for Tuesday, April 19, 2016 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ..... Gold closed up $19.00 today on...

Current Stock of 2015 American Silver Eagle Bullion Coins Sold Out

By CoinWeek News Staff....   According to a notice forwarded to news outlets from the United States Mint, the 2015 American Silver Eagle bullion coin is...

German Police Make Arrests in Theft of 100 Kilo Big Maple...

No sign of the "Big Maple Leaf", worth over $4 million US By CoinWeek News Staff ....   Last week, German authorities released closed-circuit surveillance footage of...

Government’s Case to Confiscate Langbord-Switt 1933 Double Eagles Crumbles

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   Three-judge ruling in Langbord et al v. U.S. Department of the Treasury et al puts renewed spotlight on 10...

CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series: Coins of the Twelve Caesars

By Mike Markowitz .....   Upon what meat doth this our Caesar feed. That he is grown so great? -- Shakespeare, Julius Caesar, Act 1, Scene 2 Julius...

The Künker Berlin Sale: One Highlight after the Next

1,078 lots with a total estimate of 6.5 million, these plain numbers catch best the amazement one is smitten with when flipping through the...

Stack’s Bowers Baltimore Currency Auction to Include Unique $500 Interest-Bearing Note

 Unique Fr. 212b $500 Interest Bearing Note Stack’s Bowers Galleries’ November Baltimore official currency auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Winter Expo has opened...

фальшивые монеты: Fake British Virgin Islands Coins in Circulation

The Government of the British Virgin Islands is advising the public, especially coin collectors, that a ‘coin’ claiming to be issued in the name...

Ireland Prepares to Drop 1, 2 Cent Coins, Announces Oct. 28...

By Central Bank of Ireland....   The Central Bank of Ireland today announced Wednesday 28 October as the rollout day for Rounding in Ireland. From that...

Australia’s First Gold Domed Coin by Royal Australian Mint

By Royal Australian Mint ......   A true representation of innovative craftsmanship, the latest release by the Royal Australian Mint sees the mystique of the southern...

The 36 Major US Gold Coin Types: A Collector’s Guide

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ......   Between 1795 and 1933 a total of 36 major gold types were issued for circulation. In my May 2017...

Coin Board News – Number 44

By David W. Lange - www.coincollectingboards.net ....   For Collectors of Antique Coin Boards Number 44 — Fall 2017 SHOPPING TIME! Fortune shined on my enterprise during the past...

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: A Life in Three Acts

On September 9, The Austrian Mint will issue a new silver coin to begin a set of three silver coins entitled “Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart,...

Even More Hilariously Bad YouTube Coin Videos

Wait, don't be alarmed... Ok, be very alarmed - Hubert Walker and Charles Morgan have plumbed the depths of YouTube to come up with even more Hilariously Bad™ YouTube...

U.S. Mint Reopens 2016 Mercury Dime Gold Coin Sales on Dec....

The United States Mint will reopen sales for the 2016 Mercury Dime Centennial Gold Coin (product code 16XB) on December 15 at noon Eastern...

Divers Discover Largest Treasure of Gold Coins Ever Found in Israel...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   In a press release issued Tuesday, February 17, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) reported that the largest treasure of...

ANA Launches Online Numismatic Job Service

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) announces the launch of its interactive job board focused on providing its members—and the collecting community—with an easy-to-use and...

United States 2016 Gerald R. Ford Presidential $1 Coin

Description: The Presidential Dollar Coin Act (Public Law 109-145) was passed into law on December 22, 2005. The Act compelled the Secretary of the Treasury...

Internet Auction #955 from David Lawrence Rare Coin Now Open

By David Lawrence Rare Coins ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #955 is now live with a great selection of 375 fresh, new coins, over 50...

Netherlands Issues 200th Anniversary of Waterloo and Dutch Kingdom Coins

The fall of Napoleon's Grand Army commemorated... The Netherlands has commemorated the bicentennial of the Battle of Waterloo with the issue of two collector coins:...

Lincoln Cent Roll Searching: What I Found in a $25 Box...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com ......   Searching through $25 worth of penny rolls is like going on a treasure hunt right from the comfort of...

World Coin Grading – NGC Certifies Rare Modern Venezuelan Pattern

The only Venezuela 1989 bimetallic 20 Bolivares pattern certified by NGC thus far has been graded MS 66. By Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ........   During the late...

U.S. Mint Opens Sales for 2016 Presidential $1 Three-Coin Set Aug....

The United States Mint will accept orders for the 2016 Presidential $1 Three-Coin Sets beginning on August 9 at noon Eastern Time (ET). The sets--one...

CoinWeek IQ: The Vienna Philharmonic Silver Coin: From Planchets to Monster...

In January 2016, the Austrian Mint gave CoinWeek unprecedented access to the inner workings of their state-of-the art coining facility. In this video, we share we share with you...

Gold And Silver—I Told You So!

By Patrick A. Heller Commentary on Precious Metals Prepared for CoinWeek.com ......   In my radio program six days ago, I warned listeners to expect the prices...

US Coins Surpass $6.5 Million at Stack’s Bowers 2016 Whitman Baltimore...

Nostalgia for young America was demonstrated throughout the sessions of the Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the November 2016 Whitman Coin & Collectibles...