CoinWeek http://www.coinweek.com Coin News, Coin Collecting and Numismatic Articles Mon, 22 May 2017 20:25:15 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Coin Collecting Strategies: Numismatic Diversification http://www.coinweek.com/coins/coin-collecting-strategies-2/coin-collecting-strategies-numismatic-diversification/ http://www.coinweek.com/coins/coin-collecting-strategies-2/coin-collecting-strategies-numismatic-diversification/#respond Mon, 22 May 2017 20:25:15 +0000 http://www.coinweek.com/?p=112724 Diversifying your coin collecting areas of interest is a very enjoyable way to collect and learn about the history of different series By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ...... During a recent meeting with my financial advisor we discussed the importance of diversification. Having all of your eggs in any one basket is risky […]

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New World Gold Coins – Freud & the Viennese Schools of Psychotherapy http://www.coinweek.com/world-coins/new-world-gold-coins-freud-viennese-schools-psychotherapy/ http://www.coinweek.com/world-coins/new-world-gold-coins-freud-viennese-schools-psychotherapy/#respond Mon, 22 May 2017 18:10:41 +0000 http://www.coinweek.com/?p=112729 The Austrian Mint is dedicating a new three-part series of 50 Euro gold coins to a very special subject: the Vienna Schools of Psychotherapy and three of their prominent representatives. The series starts with its pioneer, the inventor of psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud. Freud's theories did nothing less that start a revolution in the spiritual and […]

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ANA Announces Collaboration with Coin Dealer Newsletter http://www.coinweek.com/coin-clubs/ana-announces-collaboration-coin-dealer-newsletter/ http://www.coinweek.com/coin-clubs/ana-announces-collaboration-coin-dealer-newsletter/#respond Mon, 22 May 2017 17:53:44 +0000 http://www.coinweek.com/?p=112708 The American Numismatic Association (ANA) is excited to announce a collaboration between its flagship publication, The Numismatist, and The Coin Dealer Newsletter (CDN), providing ANA members a reliable retail pricing tool for collectable U.S. and Early American coinage. Beginning in June, ANA members can access the “Collector’s Price Guide” (CPG) in The Numismatist. Each monthly […]

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Damaged Rio Olympics Medals Soil Athletes’ Memories of 2016 http://www.coinweek.com/coins/medals-and-tokens/damaged-rio-olympics-medals-soil-athletes-memories-of-2016/ http://www.coinweek.com/coins/medals-and-tokens/damaged-rio-olympics-medals-soil-athletes-memories-of-2016/#respond Mon, 22 May 2017 17:41:20 +0000 http://www.coinweek.com/?p=112798 About 130 medals rusted, spotted or falling apart By CoinWeek News Staff ....   A lot was made last year of the failure of host country Brazil to properly prepare for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The water in the swimming pool was green. The Olympic village had weird plumbing issues and […]

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CoinWeek Unboxing: 2017 Niue Guardian Angel Silver Coin – Gainesville Coins Exclusive http://www.coinweek.com/video-news/coinweek-unboxing-2017-niue-guardian-angel-silver-coin/ http://www.coinweek.com/video-news/coinweek-unboxing-2017-niue-guardian-angel-silver-coin/#respond Mon, 22 May 2017 16:53:22 +0000 http://www.coinweek.com/?p=112806 Earlier this year, Gainesville Coins introduced an exclusive 1 ounce bullion coin struck under the authority of the island nation of Niue. With a face value of $1, the Guardian Angel Silver Coin evokes the calming and protective spirit of angels. Recently, CoinWeek gave two of these coins away as part of our weekly coin giveaway. […]

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Counterfeit Detection: 1963-D Roosevelt Dime with Altered Bands http://www.coinweek.com/counterfeits/counterfeit-detection-1963-d-roosevelt-dime-altered-bands/ http://www.coinweek.com/counterfeits/counterfeit-detection-1963-d-roosevelt-dime-altered-bands/#respond Mon, 22 May 2017 16:14:02 +0000 http://www.coinweek.com/?p=112610 Careful examination of this 1963-D Roosevelt Dime reveals an alteration to the torch By Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   Coins are altered in a variety of ways for a number of different reasons. Some alterations may be unintentional, such as corrosion or altered color due to improper storage. Other alterations—altered dates or added mintmarks—are attempts […]

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You Talked, Stack’s Bowers Listened: Bidding Online Even Easier Thanks to Improved Website http://www.coinweek.com/dealers-companies/talked-stacks-bowers-listened-bidding-online-even-easier-thanks-improved-website/ http://www.coinweek.com/dealers-companies/talked-stacks-bowers-listened-bidding-online-even-easier-thanks-improved-website/#respond Fri, 19 May 2017 20:38:05 +0000 http://www.coinweek.com/?p=112755 We listened to your feedback and are happy to announce the following improvements at StacksBowers.com The new deployment of our website, StackBowers.com, includes the following changes: We removed the "Confirm" step in the live bidding room - StacksBowers.com is now a One-Click Bid We now allow for Half Bid Increments Enhancements to our Auction Archives […]

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25th Anniversary of Breast Cancer Pink Ribbon Commemorated on New 2 Euro Coins http://www.coinweek.com/world-coins/25th-anniversary-breast-cancer-pink-ribbon-commemorated-new-2-euro-coins/ http://www.coinweek.com/world-coins/25th-anniversary-breast-cancer-pink-ribbon-commemorated-new-2-euro-coins/#respond Fri, 19 May 2017 20:26:38 +0000 http://www.coinweek.com/?p=112736 By CoinWeek News Staff ....   The Paris Mint, otherwise known as Monnaie de Paris, will issue new 2-euro commemorative collector coins honoring the 25th anniversary of the famous pink ribbon symbol of the fight against breast cancer. The design features a woman holding one such pink ribbon over her left breast, her torso given […]

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CoinWeek Podcast #67: Will a Major Score End My Coin Collecting Rut? – Audio http://www.coinweek.com/coinweek-podcast/coinweek-podcast-67-will-a-major-score-end-my-coin-collecting-rut/ http://www.coinweek.com/coinweek-podcast/coinweek-podcast-67-will-a-major-score-end-my-coin-collecting-rut/#respond Fri, 19 May 2017 20:15:33 +0000 http://www.coinweek.com/?p=112763 CoinWeek Podcast #67: Will a Major Score End My Coin Collecting Rut? - Audio Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek Podcast on iTunes. CoinWeek editor Charles Morgan: A few weeks ago I found myself in a collecting rut. I hadn't picked up a new coin […]

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Kolbe & Fanning Booksellers Buy or Bid Sale #4 Today Through June 3 http://www.coinweek.com/education/numismatic-books/numismatic-book-auctions/kolbe-fanning-booksellers-buy-or-bid-sale/ http://www.coinweek.com/education/numismatic-books/numismatic-book-auctions/kolbe-fanning-booksellers-buy-or-bid-sale/#respond Fri, 19 May 2017 19:04:57 +0000 http://www.coinweek.com/?p=112704 Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers have announced their fourth “Buy or Bid Sale”, which begins now and will close on Saturday, June 3. The sale focuses on modestly priced books, giving collectors an opportunity to add to their libraries at minimal cost. There will be no printed catalogue. The PDF catalogue is available now for […]

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