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Rare Coin Marketplace: Specialized Designations for Strike Quality on Specific Coin Series

Rare Coin Marketplace: Specialized Designations for Strike Quality on Specific Coin Series

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. Jefferson Nickels, Mercury Dimes, Roosevelt Dimes, Standing Quarters and Franklin Half Dollars are often collected by specialized designations for strike... read more »

 

Mary Burleson Talks About Whitman Baltimore Expo and New Publishing Projects. VIDEO: 3:20. caticonslite_bm_alt

Mary Burleson Talks About Whitman Baltimore Expo and New Publishing Projects. VIDEO: 3:20.

Mary Burleson, Whitman Publishing Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com……… Whitman Publishing President Mary Burleson talks about why Whitman champions holding regular coin conventions and what new coin collector books have... read more »

 

Coin Appraisals: Sadly…you may need one, but don’t know it!

Coin Appraisals:  Sadly…you may need one, but don’t know it!

By Mark Ferguson – www.MFrarecoins.com ……….. It’s easy to become smug about valuing coins.  On the surface it seems easy – just look up the date, mintmark and grade of your coin in your favorite price guide or auction... read more »

 

Eloise Announces Retirement from Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA). VIDEO: 5:34. caticonslite_bm_alt

Eloise Announces Retirement from Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA). VIDEO: 5:34.

Eloise Ullman, Retiring Executive Director, Industry Council for Tangible Assets Interviewer: David Lisot – CoinWeek.com ………….. ICTA is the lobbying organization representing the numismatic and precious metals industry... read more »

 

Ancient Coins: After 107 years, The Hidden Mystery of the Hadrian Exercitus Britannicus is Revealed

Ancient Coins: After 107 years, The Hidden Mystery of the Hadrian Exercitus Britannicus is Revealed

In Bank Leu Auction 25 of ancient coins, which took place on 23 April 1980, one of the coins, lot 305, was a really incredible Sestertius of Hadrian with a reverse of the Exercitus Britannicus. In many ways this is the most important and evocative... read more »

 

Speculation “Driving Gold” Near 4-Week Lows as Chinese Gold Market Gets “Massive Vote of Confidence”

Speculation “Driving Gold” Near 4-Week Lows as Chinese Gold Market Gets “Massive Vote of Confidence”

WHOLESALE DEALING in gold was muted Monday morning in London, with prices bouncing off their lowest level in almost 4 weeks at $1280 per ounce as European stock markets rose. Major government bonds ticked higher after Friday’s sharp sell-off... read more »

 

Coin Shows: Why People Come to the 2013 US Mexican Numismatic Association Convention VIDEO: 3:55. caticonslite_bm_alt

Coin Shows: Why People Come to the 2013 US Mexican Numismatic Association Convention VIDEO: 3:55.

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com **** Roberto del Bosque, Robert Briggs, Dave Busse, Salvatore Falcone, Cory Frampton, Davd Keiss, Kyle Ponterio, Daniel Frank Sedwick, Angel Smith, and Pat Stovall…….. If you want to know about... read more »

 

The Coin Analyst: News from the U.S. Mint

The Coin Analyst: News from the U.S. Mint

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ……… Here is a round-up of news developments from the U.S. Mint and some recommendations for 2013 coins to watch. Commemorative coins Unlike in years past when sales ended in mid-December, this year the U.S.... read more »

 

eBay Buying Strategies: Sorting & Filtering Search Results

eBay Buying Strategies: Sorting & Filtering Search Results

In previous articles, I discussed how to avoid buying counterfeit coins and misrepresented coins on eBay.  In this article, I’m going to assume you’re already familiar with those basic guidelines and are ready to explore some more advanced... read more »

 

High-grade 1893-S Morgan Dollar realizes $235,000 to lead Heritage Auctions’ $11.3+ million U.S. coin event in New York

High-grade 1893-S Morgan Dollar realizes $235,000 to lead Heritage Auctions’ $11.3+ million U.S. coin event in New York

Top lots include high-grade silver coinage and gold rarities as a 1943-S Bronze cent brings $141,000     An 1893-S Morgan Dollar MS64 NGC, from the famously low mintage of any regular issue Morgan, brought $235,000 to take top lot... read more »

 

Sales Of Silver American Eagle Coins Surge And Could Near Their 2011 Record

Sales Of Silver American Eagle Coins Surge And Could Near Their 2011 Record

Silver Eagles are easier to sell, store and transport than large bars So far this year, sales of American Eagle silver coins from the United States Mint have already surpassed last year’s level as investors snap them up at a breakneck... read more »

 

Rare Coin Auctions: Newman Part II – The Stuff Dreams Are Made Of

Rare Coin Auctions:  Newman Part II – The Stuff Dreams Are Made Of

Posted by Jim Bisognani for NGC Market Report ……… NGC-certified coins are realizing record prices and making numismatic history. The East Coast beckons – Whitman and auction action commands attention. As this article posts, another... read more »

 

Austrian Mint issues News Gold Coin in Wildlife Series – The Red Deer

Austrian Mint issues News Gold Coin in Wildlife Series – The Red Deer

“Wildlife in Our Sights” – New Gold Coin Series – First Issue “Red Deer” The Austrian Mint will issue today the first coin of a new gold coin series featuring wildlife and celebrating the diverse natural habitats of Europe.... read more »

 

Commemorative Coins: Cassie McFarland’s Glove Design a Perfect Fit

Commemorative Coins: Cassie McFarland’s Glove Design a Perfect Fit

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ……….. There’s something about an old ball glove. That’s the sentiment behind San Luis Obispo, California-based artist Cassie McFarland’s last-minute entry in the Mint’s... read more »

 

Got A Low Numismatic Budget ? Buy A Coin from the Newman Collection!

Got A Low Numismatic Budget ?  Buy A Coin from the Newman Collection!

by Al Doyle for CoinWeek ……… Does that headline sound insane? How can a collector with limited funds even think of obtaining something from the jaw-dropping Eric P. Newman collection? It should be obvious that I’m not advising... read more »

 
 
 
 
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