September 27, 2011 – The silver 2011 Army Commemorative Coin will be used during the ceremonial coin toss this Saturday during the Army Black Knights’ football game versus Tulane University at Michie Stadium. The coin will be provided by... read more »
(Lincroft, New Jersey) – A 1794 Flowing Hair U.S. silver dollar, owned by collector Bruce Moreland and formerly owned by the Cardinal Collection Educational Foundation, now has been sold by Legend Numismatics, Inc. (www.LegendCoin.com) of... read more »
In an interview for Heritage Magazine, NGC Chairman Mark Salzberg shares his passion for collecting. Read the full interview by Johannes Werner, here.
Certified Success From Zsolnay and Redmond to Chagall and Van Erp, NGC Chairman Mark Salzberg... read more »
Interviewer: David Lisot
The annual Bash of the Numismatic Literary Guild is the most prestigious gathering of the coin hobby’s intellectuals, writers and researchers. The creative forces are honored and the others are roasted. Hear from... read more »
President, Millers Mint and Numismatic Commentator
David Lisot, Interviewer
Harry Miller writes columns for several coin publications. He gives an overview of the coin market and discusses ways to address the fluctuations in the... read more »
Members of the numismatic community have pledged $122,450 to the Bob Lecce Memorial Fund, which will be used by the American Numismatic Association for the advancement of numismatic education.
Lecce, who died on July 10, was an ANA life member... read more »
(September 9, 2011 – Irvine, Calif.) - A-Mark Precious Metals, Inc. (“A-Mark”), a subsidiary of Spectrum Group International, Inc. (SPGZ.PK) (“SGI”), announced today that David Madge has joined SGI’s Trading Segment as the President... read more »
Ken Potter is well known in the numismatic industry for his many talents and areas of expertise. His involvement and knowledge with error coins and varieties includes functioning as the webmaster for CONECA. Hear him explain what is involved... read more »
ONE OF NUMISMATICS BEST IS GONE
We were going to do a Market Report on how we did last week, the market, and the usual stuff, but we have just learned some very sad news. Our good customer and friend Mark Petty was found dead in his NYC apartment... read more »
The Professional Numismatists Guild (www.PNGdealers.com) has formed a committee composed of PNG members and non-members to research and draft an industry-acceptable definition of “coin doctoring.”
“They will draft an exhaustive... read more »
Art and numismatics rarely collide, but do so in this important work by painter Vilhelm Hammershøi
Posted from Paul Fraiser Collectibles
It is today remembered as a Danish ‘golden age’, a period in the 19th century when Denmark’s... read more »
Harlan J. Berk has been named the American Numismatic Association’s 2011 Numismatist of the Year. Berk will receive his award on August 19 during the Awards Banquet at the ANA World’s Fair of Money in Chicago.
A hobby professional for over... read more »
Officials of the Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) are applauding the efforts of collector Mike Marshall of Trenton, Ontario in combating the sales of counterfeit coins in Canada. At the recent PCGS Set Registry(SM) luncheon,... read more »
(Rosemont, Illinois) – As gold prices soared, national news media obtained expert commentary and advice for investors from Michael Fuljenz, President of Universal Coin & Bullion (www.UniversalCoin.com) of Beaumont, Texas, during the Chicago... read more »
Three famous numismatists have been inducted as the second class to enter the PCGS CoinFacts™ Coin Dealer Hall of Fame : David W. Akers, John Love and Harvey G. Stack.
“The Hall of Fame was established in 2010 to recognize outstanding... read more »