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What Can CAC Population Figures Tell Coin Collectors About Quality and Rarity in the Rare Date Gold Market?

What Can CAC Population Figures Tell Coin Collectors About Quality and Rarity in the Rare Date Gold Market?

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ……… Now that the Certified Acceptance Corporation (CAC) has become an integral part of the rare date gold market, there are certain things that their database of coins that... read more »

 

A Tale When Paper Money First Traded on eBay. VIDEO: 1:39. caticonslite_bm_alt

A Tale When Paper Money First Traded on eBay. VIDEO: 1:39.

John Markis, Trusted Traditions Currency Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…….. The Internet auction company eBay was founded in 1995 and quickly began trading in all kind of different collectible items. John Markis of Trusted... read more »

 

PEI Coin & Banknote Rarities Come to Toronto For Canadian Coin Auction

PEI Coin & Banknote Rarities Come to Toronto For Canadian Coin Auction

It is not often that rarities such as the Prince Edward Island Holey Dollar, McCausland penny, a Farmers Bank of Rustico $5.00 note and an uncirculated one cent appear in one place. Geoffrey Bell Auctions of Moncton, NB will be offering these... read more »

 

The Coin Analyst: Gold, the Government Shutdown, and the Coming Crisis Over the Debt Ceiling

The Coin Analyst: Gold, the Government Shutdown, and the Coming Crisis Over the Debt Ceiling

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ……… Gold spot prices have been very volatile lately. During the weeks preceding the current Federal government partial shutdown, prices had been up, reaching almost $1400 an ounce, and gold posted its only... read more »

 

Sandblast ‘Matte Proof’ Gold Coins: Original 1912 Set auctioned during Autumn Long Beach Expo

Sandblast ‘Matte Proof’ Gold Coins: Original 1912 Set auctioned during Autumn Long Beach Expo

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #188 A Weekly Column for CoinWeek by Greg Reynolds The emergence of an original gold Proof set from 1912 is a major... read more »

 

ANA Museum Road Show at Long Beach Expo. VIDEO: 3:05. caticonslite_bm_alt

ANA Museum Road Show at Long Beach Expo. VIDEO: 3:05.

Walter Ostromecki, Ph.D., President, American Numismatic Association Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com……. The ANA is the largest coin collector organization in the United States. It has a large museum of some of the most rare... read more »

 

Why People Come to the Long Beach Expo Coin Show September 2013. VIDEO: 2:56.

Why People Come to the Long Beach Expo Coin Show September 2013. VIDEO: 2:56.

Cory Frampton, Mexican Coin Company, John Markis, Trusted Traditions, Taryn Warrecker, Long Beach Expo. David Lisot, Interviewer: CoinWeek.com, The Long Beach Expo coin show continues to add more attractions to keep dealers and collectors coming... read more »

 

Whether eBay is Important for Trading Currency and Mexican Coins. VIDEO: 1:37. caticonslite_bm_alt

Whether eBay is Important for Trading Currency and Mexican Coins. VIDEO: 1:37.

Cory Frampton, Mexican Coin Company, John Markis, Trusted Traditions Currency. Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…… Opinions vary greatly about the value of eBay as a trading platform for different collector markets. As a new... read more »

 

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 »

 
 
 
 
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