Rare Chinese silver and gold lead the way in Heritage’s deepest, “most sophisticated” World and Ancient Coin auction to date, Aug. 8, 2014, in Chicago
A pair of exceedingly rare Chinese coins – an 1867 Ching Dynasty Pattern Silver Tael... read more »
The ANA’s World’s Fair of Money will be held August 5-9, 2014, at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL
Stack’s Bowers Galleries is proud to serve as an official auctioneer of the American Numismatic Association’s... read more »
Rarely offered Islamic coins highlight upcoming auction…
The first purely Islamic coin, an exceptionally rare Umayyad 77h Gold Dinar, will be drawing in the collectors at A. H. Baldwin & Sons Ltd.’s forthcoming Islamic Coin Auction... read more »
Lionel LeConte, Paris Mint
Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com ……
A series of gold and silver coins featuring the Eiffel Tower has been announced by the Monnaie de Paris.
PandaAmerica will be a distributor for the coins and discusses... read more »
Fresh to the numismatic market, a collection of coins of Morocco will join more than 500 lots of Islamic, Indian, and world coins and medals in the inaugural online-only auction for newly established numismatic auction house, Wilkes &... read more »
Rare Greek Coin Sets Record Price for Modern Issue.
An 1876, George I Greece, Gold 100-Drachmai broke the world record for any Modern Greek coin selling for £216,000 in A.H. Baldwin & Sons Ltd’s sale of European Coins from the Åke Lindén... read more »
Latin American Colonial Coins among many offerings at Sedwick Sale….
Our 15th Floor auction was a another great sale for our growing company. Prices realized (including buyer’s fees) total over $1.65 million.
Many lots sold for... read more »
The first silver Finnish mark was minted at Mint of Finland on 15 October 1864. The obverse of the first mark and numismatics gold coin depicts the two-headed Russian eagle, whose heart-shaped heraldic shield bears the lion coat of arms of Finland.
The... read more »
Queen Mary (1382–1395) honored with series of gold and brass coins from the Hungarian Mint.
With the issue of Queen Mary’s gold florin, the National Bank of Hungary (Magyar Nemzeti Bank) continues its series “Medieval Hungarian Gold Florins,”... read more »
News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #203
A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds
On Jan. 10th and 11th, Stack’s-Bowers-Ponterio conducted one of the official auctions of a coin convention... read more »
News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #202
A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds ……….
On Jan. 5th and 6th, Heritage conducted one of the official auctions of the New... read more »
A Stunning Rarity from the New World
One of the highlights of the recent Heritage World & Ancient Coin Signature Auction held in New York which concluded yesterday January 6th, was a stunning Royal Cob described below. As Lot 25654 it... read more »
by Al Doyle for CoinWeek ………
Imagine an island of 221 square miles that doesn’t have its own mint. Even with those obstacles, the Isle of Man issues a wide range of coins ranging from low-value circulation strikes to ongoing... read more »
Daniel Frank Sedwick, Treasure Auctions
Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…….
A large collection of Spanish Colonial numismatic items including many recovered from sunken shipwrecks will be offered by the auction firm of Daniel... read more »
By Bruce Lorich with Permission………….
Coins of the first three Edwards & Richard II
Hammered English gold coins are so captivating in their designs, which invariably include intricate symbolism and Latin abbreviations... read more »
The Transvaal patterns in gold of President Burgers figure among the rarest of the world gold coins, and were in fact the first types of Pond (Pound, or Sovereign) struck of native South African gold. The off-metal patterns (listed by Hern on... read more »
The much anticipated Thos. H. Law Collection of English Gold Coins sold Tuesday night. August 13, 2013, at the ANA World’s of Money, realizing prices well beyond pre-sale expectations. The 459 lots offered, which included many extreme... read more »
By Dr. Ursula Kampmann - CoinsWeekly.com …….
The autumn auction sale of Künker / Osnabrück once again astonishes connoisseurs. Dispersed among four sale catalogs is an offer of gold coins one hasn’t come across for a long period of time.... read more »
By Dr. Ursula Kampmann - CoinsWeekly.com …….
In the autumn auction sale of Künker, between the 7th and the 11th October 2013, a ten ducat world gold coins of Albrecht von Wallenstein with a gorgeous portrait will be on offer. This piece... read more »
Guest Article By Sharon Freeman ……….
Australian gold bullion coins rank among the most treasured in the world. In fact, Perth Mint, Australia’s official gold coin producer (and oldest mint in operation), broke its sales records... read more »