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InfoGraphic: Check Your Change: You Might Strike Silver

InfoGraphic: Check Your Change: You Might Strike Silver

Did you know that you can still find US silver coins in circulation? This handy infographic shows how to easily check your change at a glance, for 90% silver coins that were minted before 1965. It also covers 40% silver dollars and half dollars,... read more »

 

Stampede of Buffalo Gold Coins

Stampede of Buffalo Gold Coins

By C. D. Daughtrey …….. Every so often the United States Mint releases a new coin issue that creates quite a buzz in the numismatic community.  In case you have missed it, this has actually happened twice this year (2013).  The... read more »

 

Created Rarity: Coins That Have Become More Valuable Due to Melting

Created Rarity: Coins That Have Become More Valuable Due to Melting

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. When it comes to collecting, rarity always drives up the value of an item; this is especially apparent in regard to numismatic coins. There are a few factors that can influence a coin’s... read more »

 

Royal Canadian Mint Releases Royal Infant Commemorative Coins. VIDEO: 6:33 caticonslite_bm_alt

Royal Canadian Mint Releases Royal Infant Commemorative Coins. VIDEO: 6:33

Alex Reeves, Communications Manager, Royal Canadian Mint……… Continuing a long tradition of issuing special coins to celebrate historical events the Royal Canadian Mint has announced the release of a series of coins to commemorate... read more »

 

Race against time – Limited Edition Doctor Who gold coin from the New Zealand Mint

Race against time – Limited Edition Doctor Who gold coin from the New Zealand Mint

You’ll need to race against time if you want get your hands on the latest Doctor Who coin – there are only 250 in the known universe. Following on from its silver predecessor, a gold one-ounce coin has been struck by New Zealand Mint... read more »

 

SILVER 101: Stacking and Collecting Silver Rounds and Bars

SILVER 101: Stacking and Collecting Silver Rounds and Bars

by Al Doyle for CoinWeek ……… Whether they admit it or not, silver investors can get excited about watching their holdings grow by anywhere from a few pre-1965 dimes to a few 100-ounce bars at a time. While “stacking” is... read more »

 

World Coins: The Early Coinage Of Costa Rica

World Coins: The Early Coinage Of Costa Rica

by Al Doyle for CoinWeek ……… Mention Costa Rica, and images of natural beauty, rain forests and a popular retirement destination for Americans comes to mind. Like most small nations, Costa Rica has a very low profile in the numismatic... read more »

 

GreatCollections to Auction Young Collection of US Commemorative Coins

GreatCollections to Auction Young Collection of US Commemorative Coins

The Current #1 Registry Set at PCGS; 144-Coin Complete Set of Silver US Commemorative Coins September 11, 2013, Irvine, Calif. – GreatCollections is pleased to announce the sale of the Young Collection of Classic Silver Commemorative Coins,... read more »

 

NGC Certifies New 1837 Reeded Edge Half Dollar Variety

NGC Certifies New 1837 Reeded Edge Half Dollar Variety

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has announced today that it has certified a previously unknown variety of 1837 Reeded Edge Half Dolla. Attributed as “GR-26,” this coin is graded NGC MS 61 and is pedigreed as the “Discovery Coin.”... read more »

 

Ebay Senior Category Manager Talks About The Ebay Coin Market. VIDEO: 3:51 caticonslite_bm_alt

Ebay Senior Category Manager Talks About The Ebay Coin Market. VIDEO: 3:51

Interviewer: David Lisot……… Ebay continues their commitment to the numismatic community announcing some new and updated policies regarding the listing of coins. Diana is the point person from Ebay who attends the major coin... read more »

 

Understanding Classic U.S. Coins and Building Excellent Coin Collections, Part 1: General Concepts

Understanding Classic U.S. Coins and Building Excellent Coin Collections, Part 1: General Concepts

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #185 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds Although this series relates to costly, classic U.S. coins, many of the points... read more »

 

Legend-Morphy to offer The Flannagan Territorial Coin Collection in upcoming Legend Morphy Auction

Legend-Morphy to offer The Flannagan Territorial Coin Collection in upcoming Legend Morphy Auction

The Flannagan Territorial Coin Collection has been consigned to the Legend-Morphy Regency Auction V, to be held Thursday, December 19th, 2013 at The Venetian during the PCGS Member’s Only Show in Las Vegas. Although this incredible collection... read more »

 

The Coin Analyst: Should the U.S. Mint Stop Physical Coin Sales ?

The Coin Analyst: Should the U.S. Mint Stop Physical Coin Sales ?

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ……… Longtime Numismatic News editor David Harper likes to write provocative columns and online posts. I do too, as they can help get debate going. In a “The Buzz” blog post  dated September 10th, he noted... read more »

 

Mickley Specimen 1804 Silver Dollar Sells for $3,877,500 at Heritage Auction. VIDEO: 3:50 caticonslite_bm_alt

Mickley Specimen 1804 Silver Dollar Sells for $3,877,500 at Heritage Auction. VIDEO: 3:50

Todd Imhof, Executive Vice President, Heritage Auctions Interviewer: David Lisot………. Once again a numismatic rarity has traded hands for millions of dollars. Todd Imhof of Heritage Auctions shares the excitement of selling... read more »

 

Former ANA Young Numismatist of the Year Goes Professional. VIDEO: 2:42 caticonslite_bm_alt

Former ANA Young Numismatist of the Year Goes Professional. VIDEO: 2:42

Cole Schenewerk, Cataloguer, Heritage Auctions Interviewer: David Lisot…….. In 2009 Cole Schenewerk won the prestigious Young Numismatist of the Year Award from the American Numismatic Association. Since that time Cole has finished... read more »

 
 
 
 
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