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Daily Bullion Market Update 6/27/11

Daily Bullion Market Update 6/27/11

By Barry Stuppler – MintStateGold.com GOLD Gold was down $38.20 last week, closing at $1,500.90 per ounce. Gold dropped $52.50 on Thursday and Friday after Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke gave no hint of the next round of quantitative easing... read more »

 

NGC Ancients: The Roman Civil War of A.D. 68–69, Year of Five Emperors

NGC Ancients: The Roman Civil War of A.D. 68–69, Year of Five Emperors

By Josh Illingworth - NGC Ancients This year marks the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the American Civil War. The concept of civil war was quite familiar to the ancient Romans as well — with this in mind, NGC Ancients examines the... read more »

 

PCGS Hosts Tantalizing First Peek at Finest U.S. Type Set at Chicago ANA Show

PCGS Hosts Tantalizing First Peek at Finest U.S. Type Set at Chicago ANA Show

Surpasses Famed Eliasberg Type Set (Rosemont, Illinois) — The veil will be intriguingly lifted when highlights of what is now the all-time finest U.S. type set ever assembled of coins dated 1792 – 1964 will be publicly displayed... read more »

 

Daily Bullion Market Update 6/24/11

Daily Bullion Market Update 6/24/11

By Barry Stuppler – MintStateGold.com GOLD Very active trading in the Gold pits yesterday and today. A spark rally in the U.S. dollar (versus the Euro) and a sizeable correction in the world’s crude oil price have put precious metals... read more »

 

Sedwick announces their first “Internet Only” auction closing July 28, 2011

Sedwick announces their first “Internet Only” auction closing July 28, 2011

By Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC’s first “Internet Only” auction is now open for online bidding, closing at 9 pm EDT on July 28, 2011. Like all of Sedwick’s auctions, this one features shipwreck and world coins,... read more »

 

ANA Holds Special Ceremony and Event Scheduled To Launch New Hall of Fame

ANA Holds Special Ceremony and Event Scheduled To Launch New Hall of Fame

COLORADO SPRINGS – The American Numismatic Association will host a special groundbreaking ceremony and reception for a new Numismatic Hall of Fame at 5 p.m., July 2, at ANA headquarters, 818 N. Cascade Ave., in Colorado Springs. During the... read more »

 

Spink’s rare coin sale breezes past the $1m mark

Spink’s rare coin sale breezes past the $1m mark

By Paul Fraser Collectibles Elizabeth I proved to be the surprise hit of the auction, where most estimates were beaten… Spink’s sale of rare and valuable coins in London proved a success, with many of the top lots pulling their weight... read more »

 

Daily Bullion Market Update 6/23/11

Daily Bullion Market Update 6/23/11

By Barry Stuppler – MintStateGold.com GOLD At 11am PDT Gold is trading at $1,523.80, down $29.80 per ounce (1.9%) in very active trading. After seven up-days in a row for Gold and Silver, with Silver increasing over $2 an ounce and... read more »

 

Whitman Baltimore Summer Expo Is History

Whitman Baltimore Summer Expo Is History

Increased Attendance, New Product Launches BALTIMORE—Another Whitman Baltimore Summer Expo has passed into the history books, with a significant increase in attendance over last year’s show and the introduction of a new and innovative... read more »

 

The Coin Analyst: Are MS-70 Coins “Value Traps”?

The Coin Analyst: Are MS-70 Coins “Value Traps”?

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek A quarter century after the establishment of the first professional coin grading companies, many coin collectors remain skeptical of the benefits of third party grading. For many of them buying raw, ungraded coins... read more »

 

Daily Bullion Market Update 6/22/11

Daily Bullion Market Update 6/22/11

By Barry Stuppler – MintStateGold.com GOLD Gold continues to move higher on weak economic news and world events. At 11am PDT, Gold is at $1,553.60, up $8.30 an ounce in active trading. We anticipate a market reaction after Fed Chairman... read more »

 

Coin Board News – Number 19

Coin Board News – Number 19

By David W. Lange – July 2011 – www.coincollectingboards.net MARKET ACTIVITY There seemed to be more than the usual coin board activity on eBay over the past few months. In addition, the quality of the material offered rose considerably... read more »

 

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The June 2011 Baltimore Auction, part 2, patterns and gold coins

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The June 2011 Baltimore Auction, part 2, patterns and gold coins

News and Analysis on scarce coins, markets, and the coin community #58 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds Last week, I wrote about copper and silver U.S. coins in the Stack’s-Bowers auction event that just ended. It was conducted from June... read more »

 

Rare Coin Road Warrior June 2011

Rare Coin Road Warrior June 2011

Greetings Rare Coin Enthusiasts, My name is Vic Bozarth and I am the Rare Coin Road Warrior. My wife Sherri and I attend nearly 40 shows a year to buy fresh to the market coins for our customers. We attend all major U.S. Coin Shows, as well... read more »

 

PNG Announces Additional 2011 PNG Day Show And Dealers’ Discounts

PNG Announces Additional 2011 PNG Day Show And Dealers’ Discounts

(Temecula, California) – The Professional Numismatists Guild (www.PNGdealers.com) has added a third PNG Day show during 2011. It will be held in Pittsburgh on October 12, the day before the American Numismatic Association’s National Money... read more »

 
 
 
 
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