Stack’s Bowers: Rare Mint State “Reversed Pattern” China Kwangtung 3 Mace...

By Chris Chatigny - Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   This week’s preview coin for our upcoming Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio April Hong Kong...

Roman Gold Medallion at Gorny & Mosch yields 644,000 euros!

By Dr. Ursula Kampmann - CoinsWeekly.com....   On 14th October 2013, on the occasion of auction sale 215, Gorny & Mosch sold a unique medallion of...

No Nazi Gold Train, But Legends Abound

By Steven Cochran for Gainesville Coins ......   The saga of the Nazi Gold Train supposedly buried in a mountain tunnel may have ended with the...

From the Icy Waters of the Atlantic: The WWII Treasure of...

The German commander of the Nazi U-boat fleet predicted that by using submarines to cut off Britain’s overseas commerce, Germany could bring the mighty...

Why eBay Discontinued Coin Authentication. VIDEO: 3:40

Robert Gurney, Swamperbob Associates Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ In March of 2014, eBay discontinued its coin authentication program. Robert Gurney was one of seven eBay authenticators. He...

Precious Metals Market Report: Gold Gains 0.2% on Rising Jobless Claims...

Precious Metals Market Report by Bill Musgrave – American Gold Exchange Gold gained for the second in three sessions, edging up 0.2% to close at $1,161.50, as...

Ancient Coin Profile – Pompeia’s Pick: Mourning Becomes Mark Antony

Click here for the First Antony Portrait denarius listing at the Chicago International Coin Convention (April 14-19) Signature Auction It would be too easy to...

Numismatic Groups & Organizations – Two Members Reappointed to CCAC

The United States Mint today announced the reappointment of two members to the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) -- Donald Scarinci and Michael F....

Spink Auctions: Pioneering Scientist’s Medals to Go under Hammer in London

The medals belonging to a pioneering scientist are set to go under the hammer in London on 21st July in the Spink sale of...

CoinWeek News Wire for August 7, 2017: War on Cash and...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for August 7, 2017:  The War on Cash 4: The Cash Master 1.) Is e-payment fast rendering cash extinct? As a Guardian...

CoinWeek News Wire for Feb. 9, 2018: Germans Love Cash, Inside...

By Coinweek Coin News Wire ....   Coin News Wire for February 9, 2018 Brain Food 1.) Digital != crypto != virtual I suspect that the Telegraph’s confusion may have...

Austria 2017 Sigmund Freud 50 Euro Proof Gold Coin

The Austrian Mint started their three-coin series on the Vienna schools of psychotherapy with the pioneer: the inventor of psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud. He was...

Nobel Peace Prize Shines as Medals and Coins bring big numbers...

The Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Baltimore Expo featured an array of five-to-six-figure items, together with thousands of...

Royal Canadian Mint Honors 400th Anniversary of French Explorers in Ontario...

Four hundred years after French explorers led by Samuel de Champlain explored the territory that would become present-day Ontario, the Royal Canadian Mint has...

Heritage: Siegel Collection Silver Dollars Available for Bidding at CSNS Auction

Heritage Auctions is pleased to present The Siegel Collection as a part of the April 26-30 official auction of the Central States Numismatic Society...

Newman Numismatic Portal Announces Opening of Numismatic Research Site

By Newman Numismatic Portal ......   The Newman Numismatic Portal (NNP) is now live and open to the general public at NewmanPortal.org. Funded by the Eric...

Possibly 2nd Known Ancient Roman Gold Aureus of Vespasian on MA-Shops

By CoinWeek ....   On MA-Shops.com, Dutch coin dealer Munthandel G. Henzen is currently offering what is possibly only the second known example of a rare...

The Underground Success Story: Collecting Circulated Morgan Dollars

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek....   Six- and seven-figure "trophy" coins and top-tier Registry sets are the stuff of headlines and splashy stories, but such high-end...

Kolbe & Fanning Sale 140 on Nov. 7

Kolbe & Fanning’s latest catalogue has been published. Our Sale 140, featuring selections from the library of Stephen Epstein, among other properties. The sale...

Professional Currency Dealers Association – National Currency and Coin Convention Moves...

The 33rd Annual National Currency and Coin Convention (NCCC), sponsored by the 135 member Professional Currency Dealers Association (PCDA), moves to a new site...

United States 2015 Lady Bird Johnson First Spouse $10 Gold Coin

Description: On August 27, 2015, the United States Mint issued the 2015 Lady Bird Johnson First Spouse 1/2 oz $10 Gold Coin. The coin is...

International Monetary Metals Ordered to Pay over $9.8 Million for Illegal...

In CFTC Enforcement Action, Federal Court Orders Florida Resident Martin Sommers and His Company International Monetary Metals, Inc. to Pay over $9.8 Million for...

The Engraver’s Art: Coin Design and Die Preparation at the Austrian...

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 get a close-up look at...

National Money Show in Dallas Fast Approaching

The American Numismatic Association's (ANA) 2016 National Money Show in Dallas is just around the corner. The convention will take place March 3-5 in...

Agora Ancient Coin Auction #36 Now Live

By Agora Auctions....   Agora Auctions sale #36 is live and so is the dedicated Spartan numismatic sale #68. The sale starts at noon on July...

The History of the First Third-Party Coin Grading Service – ANACS

By Tom DeLorey for CoinWeek.com ....   Many collectors nowadays are afraid to buy any coin not already graded and encapsulated by a third-party grading service...

New World Records at Baldwin’s Coin Auction 96

A H Baldwin & Sons Ltd was the centre of the numismatic world on September 25, as Auction 96, held at 399 Strand in...

Mamie Eisenhower First Spouse Gold Coins Available from U.S. Mint May...

The United States Mint will open sales for the 2015 First Spouse Series One-Half Ounce Gold Coins - Mamie Eisenhower on May 7 at...

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...

Classic US Coins: The 1913 Liberty Nickel Through the Years

By Eric Brothers for CoinWeek .....   There are several theories associated with the creation of the 1913 Liberty (V) nickel. One tells us that the...