by Ronald J. Gillio
Special Submission to CoinWeek
After years of research, and convincing evidence in the form of receipts for purchases, I believe that the famous 1916 Yan-Shih-kai Dragon gold dollars were struck in the United States in 1921... read more »
IOLA, Wis. (March 19, 2012) – Krause Publications, a leading producer of books, magazines, events and online products for coin and paper money collectors, has released an educational iPad app that uses state quarters to teach children... read more »
Gold’s bull run is exhausted, apparently. Yet it’s due only a shower, not a bath…
SO GOLD BULLS are turning bearish. But not really.
“A number of things which would have kept people with an eye on the upside for gold... read more »
Ex: Stickney, Ellsworth, Garrett The Guide Book Plate Coin
The history of this rare copper New Hampshire coinage is fairly well documented in the literature, especially in Sylvester S. Crosby’s Early Coins of America (1875), which reproduces... read more »
All proof U.S. gold coins from the 1830s are very rare, and only six specimens of the 1836 Classic Head quarter eagle are known in proof format. No record was kept of proof mintages in this era, as the coins were only struck at the behest... read more »
NGC was recently chosen to grade Holmes’s Latin American collection, which will be sold by Ira & Larry Goldberg Auctioneers.
Dan Holmes is undoubtedly best known for his collection of United States Large cents, but his passion for coins... read more »
A former St. Louis Museum of Transportation tour guide was ordered Thursday to serve three years of probation after pleading guilty to stealing six Civil War-era coins, valued at $18,844, which belonged to the American Numismatic Association... read more »
By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics
CoinWeek Content Partner
For Legend, a week of no shows did not mean no business. We blew past $1,000,000.00 in sales for the month on Tuesday. The way things are going looks like we won’t slow... read more »
The WHOLESALE-MARKET gold price twice rose within a few cents of $1650 per ounce in London Thursday morning, adding 0.9% from yesterday’s fresh 8-week low as industrial commodities ticked lower again.
The price of silver bullion rallied... read more »
IOLA, Wis. (March 15, 2012) – Enjoying what he says was his best quarter of business in the past 30 years, and hoping this trend will continue, dealer Frederick J. Bart of Executive Currency, Roseville, Mich., was upbeat about the 18th... read more »