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Ancient Coin News

  • newBad Money: Ancient Counterfeiters and Their Coins
    CoinWeek Ancient Coin Series by Mike Markowitz….   Mundus vult decipi, ergo decipiatur “The world wants to be deceived, so let it be deceived.” — attributed to Petronius, 1st-century Roman satirist AROUND 650 BCE, on the eastern shore of the…
    - 5 days ago, 1 Feb 16, 4:15pm -
  • newThe Modern Hobby of Ancient Coins – A CoinWeek Exclusive with Harlan J. Berk
    By CoinWeek….   Harlan J. Berk founded the company that bears his name in 1964, but like so many other numismatists, he actually got his start as a kid when someone (in Berk’s case, his mother) gave him those first fascinating coins. And now, af…
    - 9 days ago, 28 Jan 16, 2:41pm -
  • newCoin Provenance – Do you know which collection your coin is from?
    Ex-Numis®, a new website, can answer an important question: Has your coin been published at an auction? Instead of looking through thousands of auction catalogues, you can now send a request to www.ex-numis.com. In the last years it has become more…
    - 10 days ago, 27 Jan 16, 2:17pm -
  • Ancient Roman Coins – Octavian and the Battle of Actium
    Octavian. Gold Aureus (7.8g) minted at Rome, 32-31 BC By Russell A. Augustin, AU Capital Management, LLC….   Octavian was the son of Julius Caesar’s niece and Caesar himself sponsored his introduction into public life when Octavian accompanied h…
    - 12 days ago, 25 Jan 16, 2:00pm -
  • Ancient Coins – Harlan J. Berk’s Buy or Bid Sale #196
    By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek….   *All estimates and prices realized in US$ unless otherwise noted Since 1964, Chicago-based coin dealer Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. has been a major player in the ancient coin market. With their 196th Buy or Bid Sale (cl…
    - 22 days ago, 15 Jan 16, 11:32pm -
  • Ancient Roman Coins – Rome at its Finest under Emperor Antoninus Pius
    138-161 AD. Aureus, 7.30g (6h). Rome, 140-4 AD By Russell A. Augustin, AU Capital Management, LLC….   Antoninus Pius is remembered by history as a kind, just, and intelligent emperor. Having held the title for 23 years, the longest reign since tha…
    - 25 days ago, 12 Jan 16, 7:40pm -
  • Ancient Coins – How Old Is Old Enough ?
    By Wayne Sayles – Ancient Coin Collecting Blog The classification of cultures generally tracks along two interrelated lines: chronological and geographical. For centuries, coin collectors struggled with the lack of a coherent system for cataloguing…
    - 30 days ago, 7 Jan 16, 9:17pm -
  • Ancient Coin Profiles – Civic Badge of Cyzicus
    Mysia, Cyzicus. Hekte circa 500-450 By Russell A. Augustin, AU Capital Management, LLC….   Cyzicus was one of the great trade cities of the ancient world. It was located on the Sea of Marmara and ruled by the Persian Empire until its capture by Al…
    - 35 days ago, 2 Jan 16, 6:38pm -
  • Tips for Buyers of Ancient Coins
    By Wayne Sayles – Ancient Coin Collecting….   Some ACCG (Ancient Coin Collectors Guild) members have asked what they can do to assure that the purchases they make are legal. One might theoretically ask the same question about many objects or sub…
    - 37 days ago, 31 Dec 15, 1:21pm -
  • Ancients Coins – Collecting the Seven Wonders of the World
    The Lighthouse of Alexandria By Julia Rich, Director, NGC Ancients…. A numismatic grand tour of some of the most important — and mysterious — ancient monuments. What can coins tell us about the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World? In collecting…
    - 38 days ago, 30 Dec 15, 1:39pm -

Coin & Currency Auctions

The Bullion Report

  • newMoney Metals Exchange: Bizarre Gold, Silver Movements Behind-the-Scenes
    By Clint Siegner – Money Metals Exchange….   A lot is riding on the demand side of the equation when it comes to metals’ price performance this year. Demand is the bigger wildcard with signals thus far being mixed in gold and silver bullion ma…
    - 17 hours ago, 5 Feb 16, 8:18pm -
  • newOakmont Financial Charged with Illegal Precious Metals Transactions
    By Commodity Futures Trading Commission….   The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) filed a civil injunctive enforcement action in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida against Defendants Oakmont Financial, Inc.…
    - 2 days ago, 4 Feb 16, 2:52pm -
  • newGold Markets – Gold Moves to 15 Week Highs, Closing Above its 200 DMA
    Commentary for Wednesday, February 3, 2016 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc …. Gold Markets closed up $17.30 on the Comex today at $1144.60. A big move which came later in the trading…
    - 3 days ago, 3 Feb 16, 10:01pm -
  • newGold and Silver – Stack’s Bowers Galleries Announces Expanded Gold Trading Operations
    Stack’s Bowers Galleries today announced the return of Richard Gonzales as its Director of Gold Trading. Mr. Gonzales has over 30 years of experience in numismatics, precious metals and generic gold. Also announced today is the return of Amandeep J…
    - 3 days ago, 3 Feb 16, 6:07am -
  • newAmerican Silver Eagle Collecting Strategies
    By Bullion Shark LLC …….. American Silver Eagles have become one of the most popular silver bullion coins of the modern day. Although many investors buy Silver Eagles for their precious metal content, many coin collectors are also getting in on t…
    - 5 days ago, 1 Feb 16, 2:25pm -
  • Precious Metals – COMEX and LBMA Spot Gold Price Differences
    By Bullion Shark, LLC………   Just like the famous phrase in the movie Wall Street “money never sleeps,” neither does the gold market. Well, it almost never does. Unlike the stock market, which opens every day at 9:30 am Eastern time and clos…
    - 11 days ago, 26 Jan 16, 9:23pm -
  • Another Million Ounces Allocated as American Silver Eagle Enters 3rd Week
    By CoinWeek News Staff….   The United States Mint announced this morning that another one million ounces of its popular American Silver Eagle bullion coin had been allocated for the week of January 25, 2016. This brings year-to-date allocation tot…
    - 12 days ago, 26 Jan 16, 1:17am -
  • Gold Market Newsletter – Gold Moves Above $1100.00 Again
    Commentary for Friday, January 25, 2016 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc….   Gold closed up $9.00 on the Comex today at $1,106.20 – which is good but without some follow-through mom…
    - 12 days ago, 25 Jan 16, 10:18pm -
  • U.S. Mint Allocates 1 Million Silver Eagles Second Week of Release
    By CoinWeek News Staff….   According to an announcement sent out earlier today, the United States Mint has allocated one million American Eagle silver bullion coins for the week of January 19, the second week of the 2016 issue’s release. The 201…
    - 18 days ago, 19 Jan 16, 8:40pm -
  • Modern Coins – APMEX First Retailer to Ship 2016 Silver Eagles
    As the first retailer to ship the U.S. Mint’s 2016 American Silver Eagles, APMEX is pleased to announce the product line is in stock and shipping immediately. APMEX buys directly from the U.S. Mint, unlike many other retailers, and for this reason…
    - 19 days ago, 18 Jan 16, 11:54am -

Currency & Paper Money News

  • newPaper Money – $5 Treasury Notes of 1890-1891 with General George H. Thomas
    General George H. Thomas on $5 Treasury Notes By Brad Ciociola, Currency Specialist at Stack’s Bowers Galleries ……..   Several prominent Union Civil War generals are featured on United States Treasury Notes from the series of 1890 and 1891. Ou…
    - 3 days ago, 3 Feb 16, 6:11am -
  • Paper Money – A Brief History of Mormon Currency
    Banknotes provide a snapshot of the history of Mormons and their trek across the United States By Zachary Habermas – Paper Money Guaranty …..   Within the banknote collecting universe, there is a group of notes that garners a relatively large am…
    - 15 days ago, 22 Jan 16, 9:07pm -
  • Archives International Auctions XXX – Prices Realized
    By Archives International Auctions….   Sale totaled US$492,830.00 (Including Buyer’s Premium) Archives International Auctions would like to thank everyone who participated in our last auction series (December 11 and 14) and helped to make it one…
    - 41 days ago, 28 Dec 15, 12:59am -
  • U.S. Mint, BEP to Participate in FUN Annual Convention
    The United States Mint and the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) will share booth #1801 at the Florida United Numismatists (FUN) Convention January 7 – 10, 2016, at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Florida. As the Nation’s producers of…
    - 47 days ago, 21 Dec 15, 10:40pm -
  • Santa Claus Bank Notes from the Roger H. Durand Collection
    By Kathy Lawrence – Heritage Currency………. Many countries have versions of St. Nicholas. The American version came to us by means of the early Dutch settlers in New York (then known as New Amsterdam). That version of Santa Claus was a much thi…
    - 61 days ago, 7 Dec 15, 3:49am -
  • Archives International Auctions XXX – U.S. & World Banknotes, Scripophily & Coins
    By Archives International Auctions….   Archives International Auctions (AIA) & Dr. Robert Schwartz are proud to present U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, Coins & Security Printing Ephemera in three sessions at their offices in Fort…
    - 63 days ago, 5 Dec 15, 6:21am -
  • No Order Limits for American $1 Coin, Currency Set as Year Ends
    By CoinWeek News Staff….   As of December 1, the United States Mint has removed household order limits for the remaining 2015 American $1 Coin & Currency Sets in its inventory. A limit of five per household had been in place previously since the c…
    - 65 days ago, 3 Dec 15, 6:34pm -

Modern Coin News

  • U.S. Mint Opens Sales for Mark Twain Commemorative Gold Coins
    The United States Mint opened sales for Mark Twain Commemorative Gold Coins on January 14 at noon Eastern Time (ET). Samuel Langhorne Clemens (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910), better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American author and…
    - 22 days ago, 15 Jan 16, 7:00pm -
  • New PCGS VP Excited About Modern Coins and Planned 2016 U.S. Mint Commem Program
    The United States Mint’s plans for creation of gold coins in 2016 based on classic silver coin designs issued a century earlier could spark a resurgence in the popularity of modern commemoratives, according to Mark Stephenson, Vice President of Pro…
    - 32 days ago, 5 Jan 16, 9:11pm -
  • American Silver Eagle Year-End Market Wrap-Up: The 1990s
    By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek IQ….   Hi folks, and welcome to the latest installment of CoinWeek’s American Silver Eagle Price Guide Analysis. In this article, we cover Proof and Bullion Silver Eagles from 1990-1999 certified…
    - 46 days ago, 22 Dec 15, 11:26pm -

Commentary & Market Reports

  • The Coin Analyst: The First Spouse Gold Series (2007-2016) – A Requiem
    By Louis Golino for CoinWeek….   The $10 First Spouse half-ounce gold coin series, which debuted in 2007 and ends this year, is a topic I have covered at length for this and other publications over the past six years. As the series begins its long…
    - 19 days ago, 18 Jan 16, 3:19pm -
  • Ancient Coins – How Old Is Old Enough ?
    By Wayne Sayles – Ancient Coin Collecting Blog The classification of cultures generally tracks along two interrelated lines: chronological and geographical. For centuries, coin collectors struggled with the lack of a coherent system for cataloguing…
    - 30 days ago, 7 Jan 16, 9:17pm -
  • The Coin Analyst: 2015 Sellouts of U.S. Mint Coins and Whether They Matter
    By Louis Golino for CoinWeek….   2015, like 2012 before it, was a year in which numerous U.S. Mint products sold out of their maximum mintages or had their sales ended prior to reaching those levels. While this happens to one degree or another alm…
    - 33 days ago, 4 Jan 16, 3:12pm -
  • 2015 Year In Review- Insights, Market Analysis From Numismatic Notables
    By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation….   Holiday Collecting Memories – What’s in store for 2016? As this article posts, Christmas Eve 2015 is at hand! I can’t help but wax nostalgic about this great season. This time of year…
    - 42 days ago, 26 Dec 15, 6:35am -
  • Coin Auctions Are Great Venues – Part 2
    By Peter Mosiondz, Jr.…. In Part 1 of this feature we spoke about public auctions. Now let’s turn our attention to mail bid sales and mail auctions. The mail bid dealer does not need to concern himself with the cost and procedure of procuring an…
    - 59 days ago, 9 Dec 15, 3:09pm -
  • Coin Auctions Are Great Venues – Part 1
    By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek…. In our previous installments of Collecting 101 we discussed many ways of obtaining those needed coins. Now we come to yet another method, this one being my personal favorite. If you’ve never bid in a public a…
    - 61 days ago, 7 Dec 15, 5:28pm -
  • CoinWeek Podcast #4: CoinWeek: It’s Time for the United States to Eliminate the Cent – Audio: 6:12
    Former Director of the United States Mint Philip N. Diehl believes that the one cent coin has outlived its usefulness. The last time the one cent coin became too costly to make, the mint changed the coin’s composition, replacing copper with zinc. T…
    - 63 days ago, 5 Dec 15, 2:10pm -
  • Coin Shows for the Fun of It – Part 2
    By Peter Mosiondz, Jr.….   In our first installment about attending coin shows, we spoke about making an outline of the people and events we want to meet and see. This outline will be converted into a list. Here’s a typical checklist: Seminars I…
    - 65 days ago, 3 Dec 15, 7:06pm -
  • Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Why Do We Still Make Pennies?
    By CoinWeek….   Last Sunday, HBO’s Last Week Tonight with John Oliver featured a segment on the elimination of the penny. Fans of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show should recognize John Oliver and his brand of erudite, pop cultural comedy if the…
    - 74 days ago, 24 Nov 15, 8:35pm -
  • Coin Collecting Strategies – The Concept of Value in the Acquisition of Coin Rarities
    By Bruce Smith, Senior Portfolio Director and Numismatic Writer – Blanchard and Company….   There is a misconception in the minds of many investors and collectors that they should be looking for a “deal.” I’d like to confront this ideology…
    - 85 days ago, 13 Nov 15, 4:40pm -

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Collecting Strategies

  • newTips for New Collectors Joining the Numismatic Community
    By Douglas LePre – Senior Portfolio Manager at Blanchard and Company, Inc ….   Oh, you’re a coin dealer? What should I collect? This is a question that people have been asking me throughout my career, so I thought with a new year upon us I wou…
    - 2 days ago, 4 Feb 16, 6:05pm -
  • newNumismatic Demographics – Aging Baby Boomers and Rare Gold Coin Prices
    I recently received an email from a collector who asked what I thought were an extremely intelligent group of questions. In a nutshell, he asked the following. As boomers age, are we nearing a bubble in coin prices? The post Numismatic Demographics…
    - 5 days ago, 1 Feb 16, 4:20pm -
  • newAmerican Silver Eagle Collecting Strategies
    By Bullion Shark LLC …….. American Silver Eagles have become one of the most popular silver bullion coins of the modern day. Although many investors buy Silver Eagles for their precious metal content, many coin collectors are also getting in on t…
    - 5 days ago, 1 Feb 16, 2:25pm -
  • newCoin Collecting Strategies – Go Beyond The Mintage Numbers
    by Al Doyle for CoinWeek …… Inexperienced and veteran collectors alike share a fascination with mintage figures. Hand a coin person a Red Book or other source of information, and it’s likely that the annual mintages will receive some scrutiny.…
    - 8 days ago, 29 Jan 16, 12:50pm -
  • newCoin Provenance – Do you know which collection your coin is from?
    Ex-Numis®, a new website, can answer an important question: Has your coin been published at an auction? Instead of looking through thousands of auction catalogues, you can now send a request to www.ex-numis.com. In the last years it has become more…
    - 10 days ago, 27 Jan 16, 2:17pm -
  • U.S. Mint Lowers Prices for Some 2016 Products
    By CoinWeek News Staff….   Look at the pricing table below… notice a trend? On Wednesday, January 20, The United States Mint announced that it would be changing prices for some of its 2016 products. All eight items will now be available for purc…
    - 17 days ago, 20 Jan 16, 6:22pm -
  • Sliver Stackers – Silver Bullion Alternatives
    By Al Doyle for CoinWeek ……   Silver is more than financial insurance for many investors. Those who have a collecting instinct often want some variety in their holdings, which means they might look beyond one-ounce Eagles and Maple Leafs, silve…
    - 23 days ago, 14 Jan 16, 4:39pm -
  • Budget Coin Collecting – Look For ‘UNCOMMON’ Commons
    By Al Doyle for CoinWeek ….   “Don’t buy common coins” is standard and wise advice. Ironically, many who dispense that bit of numismatic counsel make a good chunk of their income from dealing in everyday material. What sounds contradictory o…
    - 31 days ago, 6 Jan 16, 1:41pm -
  • An Old-Fashoned Way To Invest In Silver and Silver Coins
    By Al Doyle for CoinWeek ……   Even with premiums of $2.50 to $4 an ounce above spot, government-issued bullion coins such as the American Eagle, Canadian Maple Leaf, Austrian Philharmonic and Mexican Libertad are extremely popular among modern s…
    - 35 days ago, 2 Jan 16, 6:35pm -
  • Tips for Buyers of Ancient Coins
    By Wayne Sayles – Ancient Coin Collecting….   Some ACCG (Ancient Coin Collectors Guild) members have asked what they can do to assure that the purchases they make are legal. One might theoretically ask the same question about many objects or sub…
    - 37 days ago, 31 Dec 15, 1:21pm -

Coin Prices

  • PCGS Retro Label, FREE CoinFacts Part of 30th Anniversary Announcement
    As part of a year-long 30th anniversary celebration, Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) (www.PCGS.com) has unveiled an impressive array of products and services to assist and benefit collectors and dealers. They include ending the annual $149 s…
    - 29 days ago, 8 Jan 16, 6:00pm -
  • Coin Auction Results – Top 5 Silver Eagles sold in the Heritage FUN sale
    At the Heritage FUN sale, that is continuing in Tampa, we already have a number of auction results for Silver Eagles that may be of interest to collectors of the series, and to those that follow the CoinWeek Silver Eagle Price Guide 1990 Silver Eagle…
    - 29 days ago, 8 Jan 16, 3:17pm -
  • Where Do Coin Price Guides Get Their Prices?
    By Mark Ferguson for CoinWeek – MFRareCoins.com….   First of all, I want to point out that coin price guides are just that… GUIDES! For convenience, they list just one price for a given grade of a coin. It’s important to note that differen…
    - 37 days ago, 31 Dec 15, 12:08pm -
  • Collecting the Coins of Austria: 2003: Prince Metternich (Fürst Metternich) 20 Euro Silver Coin
    From the CoinWeek IQ Encyclopedia: 20 Euro Silver Coin – Prince Metternich | Fürst Metternich (2003) Austria Through the Ages Series (2000-2003) Description: This, the third issue in the Austrian Mint’s “Austria Through the Ages” series, f…
    - 67 days ago, 1 Dec 15, 4:26am -
  • Some Appreciate Rare Coin Pedigrees, Some Destroy Pedigrees
    By Mark Ferguson for CoinWeek.com – MFrarecoins.com ……   A pedigree, in numismatic terms, is the line of ownership of a coin or piece of paper money. In rare cases pedigrees can be traced all the way back to a mint, such as the pedigree of th…
    - 78 days ago, 20 Nov 15, 1:09pm -
  • Stack’s Bowers Baltimore World Coin Sale Achieves Stellar Results
    Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce results of their recent November Baltimore Sale of World Coins, World Paper Money and Ancient Coins, held November 5 through 10 in conjunction with the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Winter Expo. The nea…
    - 82 days ago, 16 Nov 15, 2:25pm -
  • What do Coin Auction Prices Represent?
    By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner………. For better or worse, the current market has come to heavily rely on auction prices to determine the value of a wide range of coins. I am often asked: do auction prices represent…
    - 17 Oct 15, 2:33pm -
  • Rare Coin Auction Records Take Center Stage
    By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation….   The widespread availability of auction prices for rare coins has created a world of transparency that has profoundly changed the hobby. As mentioned in my last article about the purchase of t…
    - 25 Sep 15, 3:43pm -
  • Do Coin Auction Prices Represent “Retail” or “Wholesale” Values?
    By Mark Ferguson – MFRareCoins.com for CoinWeek The prices that coins have sold for at auction contain very valuable market information. This information is used in a variety of ways. Increasingly, these values are used by buyers of coins who want…
    - 13 Aug 15, 11:13am -
  • Numismatic Summer – Long Beach Leads The Way
    By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation….   A Pogue In The Hand Is Worth?; Difficulty Accurately Pricing Rarities; Hop To It; Try Chasing A Kangaroo It seems like in a wink of an eye winter in New England turned to spring and before I…
    - 29 May 15, 11:04am -

Coin Shows - Exhibits & Events

  • newNational 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 Hall A of the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center at 650 S. Griffin Street. The three-day show…
    - 21 hours ago, 5 Feb 16, 4:50pm -
  • newUnited States Mint to Participate in CSNS Convention
    By Central States Numismatic Society …..   The United States Mint will operate a sales booth at the 77th Anniversary Convention of the Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS), according to Bourse Chairman Patricia Foley. “The U.S. Mint is alway…
    - 2 days ago, 4 Feb 16, 5:53pm -
  • newCoin Shows – ANA National Money Show Hotel Room Rates Expire Feb. 8
    Make Reservations Today The deadline to book hotel rooms at a special rate for the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) National Money Show (NMS) in Dallas is February 8. Attendees are encouraged to book rooms now at the Omni Dallas Hotel and th…
    - 3 days ago, 3 Feb 16, 6:09am -
  • In a Class of Its Own: 49th NUMISMATA Munich
    On March 5 and 6, 2016, all eyes in the Bavarian capital will be on classic numismatics again: Munich will experience its 49th NUMISMATA. The NUMISMATA Munich is a legend. For almost 50 years now, it attracts thousands of collectors from far and…
    - 17 days ago, 20 Jan 16, 2:32pm -
  • Coin Shows – February 2016 Long Beach Expo Offers Free Appraisals, Exhibits And Coin Grading Specials
    The February 4 – 6, 2016 Long Beach Coin, Currency, Stamp & Sports Collectible Expo will celebrate the 30th anniversary of Professional Coin Grading Service with special exhibits, contests and discounts on PCGS crossover certification services. “…
    - 23 days ago, 14 Jan 16, 4:31pm -
  • CoinWeek Weekly Coin Market Report – January 13, 2016 – 4K Video
    CoinWeek travelled to Tampa, Florida, site of the 61st Florida United Numismatists Convention, where we saw a dime sell for $2 million. We also saw collectors and dealers from all across the country, cool coins & currency, and some fantastic lots fro…
    - 23 days ago, 14 Jan 16, 6:14am -
  • Legend Coin Market Report – THE 2016 FUN SHOW
    By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics …..   FUN WAS MYSTERIOUS First we must commend the FUN people for running a great show. Having it in Tampa certainly did seem to draw a bit larger crowd. Mysterious is the best positive label we can attach t…
    - 26 days ago, 11 Jan 16, 7:57pm -

US Coin News

People in the News

  • International Numismatic Council, IAPN Launch Job Portal for Young Numismatists
    By International Numismatic Council and International Association of Professional Numismatists ….   To help young numismatists find a job, the International Numismatic Council (INC) and the International Association of Professional Numismatists (I…
    - 11 days ago, 26 Jan 16, 12:25pm -
  • Euro Banknote Counterfeiting Declines Slightly 2nd Half 2015
    By European Central Bank….   445,000 counterfeit euro banknotes were withdrawn from circulation in the second half of 2015. 83% of the counterfeits were €20 and €50 banknotes. Some 445,000 counterfeit euro banknotes were withdrawn from circula…
    - 15 days ago, 22 Jan 16, 12:05pm -
  • Patrick Heller Honored with Outstanding Service Award
    January 6, Tampa, Fla. — Industry Council for Tangible Assets board member Barry Stuppler (left) presents Patrick A. Heller with the organization’s inaugural Diane Piret Memorial Outstanding Service Award at the organization’s board of director…
    - 16 days ago, 21 Jan 16, 5:18am -

World Coin News

  • newPerth Mint Coin Marks Centenary of May Gibbs’ Classic
    In celebration of the Gumnut Babies‘ centenary, The Perth Mint has released a superb commemorative coin featuring original illustrations of one of Australia’s most treasured children’s authors, May Gibbs. Struck from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver, t…
    - 4 days ago, 2 Feb 16, 12:35pm -
  • newLatest Coin in Isle of Man Cat Series Features Havana Brown
    Meet the newest member of Pobjoy’s popular Cat Series! By Pobjoy Mint….   The Isle of Man’s historic Cat coin is one of the world’s most famous, and the series continues in 2016 with a new coin featuring the Havana Brown. The phrase “Choco…
    - 5 days ago, 1 Feb 16, 3:21pm -
  • newTop New Ancient and World Coins on MA-Shops – January 29
    By CoinWeek….   The coin dealers on MA-Shops.com add a wide variety of new coins to their inventory every day. But some coins just have that special something and are bound to stand out from the crowd. Here is a list of some the top new coins on M…
    - 8 days ago, 29 Jan 16, 1:20pm -

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