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US Coins: 75 Years of Jefferson Nickels

US Coins: 75 Years of Jefferson Nickels

by Al Doyle for CoinWeek ……… Familiar items are often underappreciated, and Jefferson nickels tend to receive the Rodney Dangerfield treatment from collectors. The coin has been such a constant part of daily life that its 75th anniversary... read more »

 

Three Reasons Why Gold and Silver Investors Should Ignore Talk of Fed Tapering

Three Reasons Why Gold and Silver Investors Should Ignore Talk of Fed Tapering

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. If you follow the commodities markets, you’ve probably noticed that there has been a good bit of volatility in the price of gold and silver leading up to the Federal Open Market... read more »

 

Why Did September 18 FOMC Announcement “Surprise” Investors And Markets?

Why Did September 18 FOMC Announcement “Surprise” Investors And Markets?

By Patrick A. Heller Commentary on Precious Metals Prepared for CoinWeek.com ….. After the latest Federal Open Market Committee meeting ended September 18 with an announcement that the Federal Reserve would continue inflating the US money... read more »

 

Baldwins to Auction David Fore and Arielle Collections at COINEX. VIDEO: 1:22 caticonslite_bm_alt

Baldwins to Auction David Fore and Arielle Collections at COINEX. VIDEO: 1:22

Steve Hill, Director, A.H. Baldwins & Sons, Ltd Interviewer: David Lisot……. In September in London at the COINEX Coin Show sponsored by the British Numismatic Trade Association (BNTA) Baldwins will be selling two major collections... read more »

 

Gold “Fierce” If Fed Surprises, Investment Banks Urge “Sell” as Traders “Spooked”

Gold “Fierce” If Fed Surprises, Investment Banks Urge “Sell” as Traders “Spooked”

The WHOLESALE price of gold fell below $1300 for the first time in 6 weeks Wednesday morning in Asia, as traders in all markets awaited today’s US Fed announcement on QE tapering. Regaining that level in London – a record high when first... read more »

 

Understanding Classic U.S. Coins and Building Excellent Coin Collections, Part 2: Dipped Coins

Understanding Classic U.S. Coins and Building Excellent Coin Collections, Part 2: Dipped Coins

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #186 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds This is the second in a series. It is not necessary to click to read the first... read more »

 

PCGS Hosts First Display of Finest Morgan Dollar Set at Long Beach Expo

PCGS Hosts First Display of Finest Morgan Dollar Set at Long Beach Expo

Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) will host at the first-ever public display of the superb Coronet Collection that was just crowned as the finest current Morgan Dollars Basic Set, Circulation Strikes (1878-1921), in the PCGS Set... read more »

 

Stack’s Bowers Sells Bentley Shores $10 Indian Gold Coins at ANA Rarities Night. VIDEO: 1:49 caticonslite_bm_alt

Stack’s Bowers Sells Bentley Shores $10 Indian Gold Coins at ANA Rarities Night. VIDEO: 1:49

Vicken Yegparian, Vice President Numismatics, Stack’s Bowers Interviewer: David Lisot…….. A collection of the finest know $10 Indian gold coins has been sold be Stack’s Bowers Auctions of California for more than $4 million. The... read more »

 

Canadian Mint Unveils Coins Fit for the Ultimate Superhero: SUPERMAN ™

Canadian Mint Unveils Coins Fit for the Ultimate Superhero: SUPERMAN ™

By The Royal Canadian Mint ………. Superman™ Commemorative Coins In the heart of the city that inspired Metropolis, the famous backdrop against which the story of Superman™ has been told since 1938, the Royal Canadian Mint... read more »

 

Legend Numismatics Market Report : The Coronet Morgan Dollar Collection

Legend Numismatics Market Report : The Coronet Morgan Dollar Collection

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ……….. THE CORONET COLLECTION This past week we were proud to help a lifelong collector culminate his collecting dream: he completed what is now the current #1 Morgan Dollar set on the PCGS Registry... read more »

 

And The Winner For Most Popular Coin Is….

And The Winner For Most Popular Coin Is….

I bought a ton of coins at the recent ANA. They ranged in price from under $1,000 to close to $100,000 and nearly all have been sold on my website in the two+ weeks since the end of the show. One coin garnered more attention than any other. It... read more »

 

Gold Took Off When Lehman Melted Down

Gold Took Off When Lehman Melted Down

By Miguel Perez-Santalla ………. Reflections on Precious Metals on the 5 Year Anniversary of the Collapse of Lehman Brothers Five years ago, on September 15, 2008, Lehman Brothers collapsed and the entire U.S. financial systems... read more »

 

The French Connection: PCGS Reveals Happy Ending For Man’s “Mystery” Coin

The French Connection: PCGS Reveals  Happy Ending For Man’s “Mystery” Coin

There’s a “French Connection” story-behind-the-story of a historic early American coin that sold for more than $150,000 at the recent American Numismatic Association World’s Fair of Money auction.  Professional Coin... read more »

 

Ancient Coins: The Complete Coinage of Septimius Severus, a new eBook by Rasiel Suarez

Ancient Coins: The Complete Coinage of Septimius Severus, a new eBook by Rasiel Suarez

Ancient Coins: The Roman Empire was the keystone of modern Western civilization. Language, religion, the arts and sciences, law and many other fields have been deeply influenced by their civilization which flourished over two thousand years... read more »

 

Mirror Mirror : Collecting Prooflike Morgan Silver Dollars

Mirror Mirror  : Collecting Prooflike Morgan Silver Dollars

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the NGC Weekly Market Report ….. Collecting Prooflike Morgan Silver Dollars by date is extremely challenging. There are few numismatic delicacies as aesthetically appealing as a deeply Prooflike silver dollar. These... read more »

 
 
 
 
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