Douglas Winter Numismatics, a Portland Oregon rare coin firm specializing in choice 18th and 19th century United States gold coinage, recently set a world auction record for a Liberty Head double eagle and for any Liberty Head gold coin by purchasing... read more »
Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report …..
The market for modern coins has exploded in the last decade.
Coin collecting habits in the United States have continued to evolve since the hobby became... read more »
By Dr. Ursula Kampmann - CoinsWeekly.com …….
In the autumn auction sale of Künker, between the 7th and the 11th October 2013, a ten ducat world gold coins of Albrecht von Wallenstein with a gorgeous portrait will be on offer. This piece... read more »
An interesting InfoGraphic from CoinSupplyPlanet‘s Blog about “Coins – The Story behind the Obsession”
For those who might be unfamiliar with the term “InfoGraphics” they are graphic visual representations... read more »
A landmark book has been published by the American Numismatic Society and edited by David Hendin and Andrew Meadows based on the collection of coins of the Holy Land of Abraham and Mariam Sofaer.
David Hendin talks about the significance of... read more »
A New Regular CoinWeek Column by Mark Ferguson – MFRareCoins.com
Without their stories coins are just “pieces of metal.” At least that’s what the late Elvira Clain-Stefanelli, curator of the National... read more »
Posted by David W. Lange, Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Research Director …..
Certain issues of United States coins seem to hold more appeal than similar coins of other dates and mints.
Among my favorite coins are the various pieces... read more »
By Mark Ferguson for CoinWeek – MFrarecoins.com
To see where the coin market is headed into the future it’s often helpful to look back at how it’s evolved over time. When we look back at the coin market over several decades we see... read more »
The Official Red Book®, now in its 64th year, is famous nationwide as the premiere resource for U.S. coin collectors. This best-selling “one-volume library” helps you make smart buying decisions as you build your collection. Millions of... read more »