STACK’S BOWERS GALLERIES NAMES JOHN KONOP AS VICE PRESIDENT
Recognized financial industry executive joins leading numismatic auction house
Stack’s Bowers Galleries has announced today that John Konop, a recognized financial industry executive... read more »
Memorial by Ronn Fern & Ken Potter
John P. Devine, a founding member of the Combined Organizations of Numismatic Error Collectors Of America (CONECA) and the first inductee into the CONECA Hall of Fame, passed away on July 10, 2013, just... read more »
Former ANA Director to Manage Archives, More for Nation’s Largest Mint
Northwest Territorial Mint has named Jeff Shevlin director of special projects, charging him with oversight of projects related to branding the mint’s top-of-the line... read more »
By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker ………..
O summer, you warmest of seasons!
Now that the Fourth of July is just around the corner, it’s time for another round of Numismatic Housekeeping. In this edition, Hubert and I weigh in on the... read more »
Michael Boyer, Vic Bozarth, Michael Grant, Leo Frese, Carl Schwenker, Richie Self, Gene Wheeler, & Debbie Williams.
Interviewer: David Lisot ……
It is always difficult when one of the coin fraternity passes away.
Steve Sanders... read more »
A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds
News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #156 …..
One of the all-time great collections was formed by Eric Newman, who is 101 years old and. Beyond... read more »
(Temecula, California) – A former Executive Director of the Professional Numismatists Guild (www.PNGdealers.com), Paul L. Koppenhaver, passed away at the age of 80 in California on December 1, 2012.
Koppenhaver served as PNG Executive... read more »
Doris Bass, Harry W. Bass, Jr. Foundation
Interviewer: David Lisot
Most people in numismatics have heard about the legendary coin collector Harry Bass. Harry assembled one of the most extensive collections of rare gold coins and patterns that... read more »
by Al Doyle for CoinWeek
If a professional numismatist is widely known as “Mr. Commem”, it’s obvious that he would carry a large selection of silver and gold U.S. commemorative coins issued from 1892 to 1954. That line of... read more »
Spectrum Group International, Inc. (SPGZ.pk) subsidiary, Teletrade, America’s premier Internet auctioneer of certified coins and currency, announced today that Corey Maita has been appointed as president. Maita joined the company in November... read more »
By Al Doyle for CoinWeek
Who would have guessed that starting a coin club would lead to nearly 40 years of constant but enjoyable work?
Along with the late Kam Awash, John McCloskey played a significant role in founding the Liberty Seated Collectors... read more »
Stack’s Bowers Galleries announced today that John Kraljevich, an independent numismatist and researcher, has signed an exclusive contract for numismatic cataloging services with the firm. Kraljevich, a resident of New York City, cataloged... read more »
Three famous numismatists have been inducted as the second class to enter the PCGS CoinFacts™ Coin Dealer Hall of Fame : David W. Akers, John Love and Harvey G. Stack.
“The Hall of Fame was established in 2010 to recognize outstanding... read more »
by Bill Febuary – The California Numismatist
Over the years I have known some pretty influential people in the “World of Numismatics.” I want to relate how each one of these individuals directed my way of thinking about how... read more »