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Shipwreck Treasure Silver Ingots recovered from torpedoed WWII freighter Gairsoppa now available from Monaco

Shipwreck Treasure Silver Ingots recovered from torpedoed WWII freighter Gairsoppa now available from Monaco

by Adam Crum – Monaco Rare Coins ……………. In the very early days of World War II, the high seas were no place for those faint of heart. Nazi Germany had a large and lethal force of submarines, sent out in so-called... read more »

 

Strange CFTC Announcement About Silver Market Manipulation

Strange CFTC Announcement About Silver Market Manipulation

By Patrick A. Heller Commentary on Precious Metals Prepared for CoinWeek.com ….. Last Wednesday, the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) issued a news release titled “CFTC Closes  Investigation Concerning the Silver Market.” The... read more »

 

American Numismatic Association President Walter Ostromecki Shares His Vision for the ANA. VIDEO: 3:51 caticonslite_bm_alt

American Numismatic Association President Walter Ostromecki Shares His Vision for the ANA. VIDEO: 3:51

Walter Ostromecki, Ph.D., President, American Numismatic Association Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…….. Walter Ostromecki has a background in education in the California school system. He was recently elected president of... read more »

 

Cool Coins and Currency! Long Beach Expo September 2013. VIDEO: 3:29. caticonslite_bm_alt

Cool Coins and Currency! Long Beach Expo September 2013. VIDEO: 3:29.

Interrviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com ………. Max Keech, Mexican Coin Company, 1828 Chile Coquimbo Peso NGC AU58, John Markis, Trusted Traditions, 1896 Educational $5 Silver Certificate Cut Sheet, PCGS66 & 67. More great... read more »

 

What Should I Collect? Tips for Building a Meaningful Set of U.S. Coins. Part One.

What Should I Collect?  Tips for Building a Meaningful Set of U.S. Coins.  Part One.

By Vic Bozarth – Rare Coin Road Warrior – Bozarth Numismatics Inc…………. I am often asked what I collect.  I have collected things since my earliest days.  I often tell people that ‘you either have the collecting... read more »

 

English Gold Coins: Rise of the Gold Standard in 14th-century England

English Gold Coins: Rise of the Gold Standard in 14th-century England

By Bruce Lorich with Permission…………. Coins of the first three Edwards & Richard II Hammered English  gold coins are so captivating in their designs, which invariably include intricate symbolism and Latin abbreviations... read more »

 

Legend Numismatics Long Beach Coin Show Market Report

Legend Numismatics Long Beach Coin Show Market Report

By Legend Numismatics A FRUSTRATING SHOW We went to the show with low expectations. Good thing-our show ended up not so good. Having the finally defunct Philadelphia Show one week before that siphoned off the majority of East Coast dealers definitely... read more »

 

Long Beach Expo Update September 2013. VIDEO: 3:01 caticonslite_bm_alt

Long Beach Expo Update September 2013. VIDEO: 3:01

Taryn Warrecker, Show Coordinator, Long Beach Coin Expo Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…….. The Long Beach Expo features coins, stamps and sports collectibles. It continues to bring more attractions to lure dealers and collectors... read more »

 

Federal Reserve Announces Day of Issue of Redesigned $100 Note caticonslite_bm_alt

Federal Reserve Announces Day of Issue of Redesigned $100 Note

The Federal Reserve Board announced that the redesigned $100 note will begin circulating on October 8, 2013. This note, which incorporates new security features such as a blue, 3-D security ribbon, will be easier for the public to authenticate... read more »

 

Free admission during final day of ANA’s 2014 National Money Show in Atlanta

Free admission during final day of ANA’s  2014 National Money Show in Atlanta

The public can take advantage of free admission during the final day of the American Numismatic Association’s 2014 National Money Show in Atlanta, Ga. The annual show will take place at the Cobb Galleria Centre from Feb. 27 to March 1, 2014.... read more »

 

eBay Best Practices: Part II – Counterfeit Coins

eBay Best Practices: Part II – Counterfeit Coins

By Max Breitenbach  -  www.silverdollarco.net for CoinWeek ………. In the first part of my series on eBay best practices, I discussed various coin seller misrepresentation tactics and how to avoid them.  In this article, I’m... read more »

 

Unusual Items: Joao VI Prince Regent Gold Ingot of Sabara 1812, with Guia

Unusual Items: Joao VI Prince Regent Gold Ingot of Sabara 1812, with Guia

This ingot was just sold this past week in the Heritage World Coin Signature sale in Long Beach for the sum of $199,750.00. Below is the catelog description of this rare and unusla ingot: Gold Ingots as Legal Tender in Brazil For a period in... read more »

 

Finding Ruth: Thoughts on a Family Coin collection

Finding Ruth: Thoughts on a Family Coin collection

By Charles Morgan with Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ………. The drive there was like any other. It was raining, and the kids had been screaming their heads off for over two hours. Meanwhile, my wife and I were already tired from... read more »

 

Coin and Currency Market at the ANA World’s Fair of Money. VIDEO: 4:45.

Coin and Currency Market at the ANA World’s Fair of Money. VIDEO: 4:45.

Russell Augustin, AU Capital Management,  Cris Bierrenbach, Heritage Auctions, John Feigenbaum, David Lawrence Rare Coin, Terry Hanlon, Dillon Gage, Steve Hill, A.H. Baldwins & Sons, Ulrich Künker, Künker Auction, Manfred Matzinger-Leopold,... read more »

 

2014 Tokelau Horse Coins Reclassified as Reverse Proof

2014 Tokelau Horse Coins Reclassified as Reverse Proof

By Chuck Daughtrey – ModernCoinMart ……… After a series of exchanges, a determination has officially been made that the new 2014 Tokelau one ounce silver horse coins minted by the renowned B.H. Mayer’s Kunstpraegeastalt... read more »

 
 
 
 
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