Famed Teddy Roosevelt letter to Treasury Secretary Shaw, suggesting Saint-Gaudens be hired to address our coinage’s “atrocious hideousness,” had been misplaced for more than a century and presumed destroyed
DALLAS, TX – The Dec. 27,... read more »
The Canadian Coast Guard is celebrating 50 years of exceptional service in 2012, and the Royal Canadian Mint is delighted to mark this anniversary by issuing a 99.99 per cent fine silver coin featuring the flagship icebreaker CCGS Louis S.... read more »
Addition of Canadian Coast Guard 50th anniversary and War of 1812 themes blends history with the celebration of our natural and cultural heritage
Ottawa, Ontario, July 16, 2012 – The Royal Canadian Mint is pleased to announce a summer blockbuster... read more »
Award to be presented Aug. 10 at the ANA Banquet
Arthur and Prudence “Prue” Fitts, of Wolfeboro, N.H., are the 2012 recipients of the American Numismatic Association’s Farran Zerbe Memorial Award. The Association’s most prestigious award... read more »
A massive bourse and best numismatic inventory in American Numismatic Association history awaits attendees of the World’s Fair of MoneySM, Aug. 7-11 in Philadelphia.
The country’s premier coin show and convention, held at the Pennsylvania... read more »
(Washington, DC) – During June 27, 2012 meetings with numismatic leaders in Washington, DC, influential U.S. Congressmen and congressional staff members learned about rare coin authentication and were shown examples of counterfeit coins from... read more »
IOLA, Wis. (July 9, 2012) – Canadian Coin Digest, 2nd Edition is now available from Krause Publications.
Mass marketing efforts by the Royal Canadian Mint have increased awareness of coin collecting in Canada. With the RCM continuing... read more »
The Perth Mint is one of the first three gold refiners in the world to be certified under the internationally recognised Conflict-Free Smelter Program.
Developed by the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC) and Global... read more »
Featuring newly uncovered information on the storied mintage that will “change the way numismatists think about this important coin…”
DALLAS — The 1838-O Reeded Edge half dollar is one of the classic rarities in U.S. coinage,... read more »
Due to the overwhelming success of the inaugural Australian Bush Babies collector coin series, The Perth Mint is pleased to announce its sequel – Australian Bush Babies II.
Similarly inspired by the adorable young of Australia’s... read more »
Longtime Summer Seminar instructor Joseph E. Boling was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Numismatics from the American Numismatic Association’s Florence Schook School of Numismatics on Thursday in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Boling is... read more »
The American Numismatic Association will offer a pair of informative two-day courses for collectors prior to the World’s Fair of MoneySM, Aug. 7-11 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. Held Aug. 5-6, both courses teach collectors... read more »
Winchester, Indiana, June 29, 2012 – The new SilverTowne website, found at www.silvertowne.com, launched in late September of 2011 and has continued to grow since. One of the main goals of the new site was to make it more user-friendly,... read more »
London. June 28, 2012. Today Spink, the world’s premier auction house for collectables, sold the first known coin ever issued in Scotland for the staggering price of £8,400. The penny, discovered near Harrogate in North Yorkshire in 1998,... read more »
Royal Canadian Mint to issue $1 fine silver coin to celebrate
OTTAWA, ONTARIO – June 25, 2012 - What has 11 sides, is brass in colour, is renowned as a good luck charm and is celebrating a birthday? Canada’s iconic Loonie one-dollar... read more »
The SoCal Coin & Currency Show Summer Show will be held July 19-21, 2012 at the Ontario Convention Center, 2000 Convention Center Way, Ontario, CA 91764.
DON’T MISS a rare opportunity to learn about VAMs from one of the industry’s... read more »
Quarter Obverse and “Golden” Mini-Dollar Reverse–One of Only About a Dozen Examples Known
IRVINE, Calif. – Set to cross the block in Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official August 2012 Philadelphia ANA World’s Fair of Money... read more »
(Washington, DC) – Executives of the Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) warn that the problems of Chinese-made counterfeits of rare coins are getting worse and could soon expand to include fakes of rare bank notes imported... read more »
Rarities from around the world offered, closing weekly each Thursday night; all lots start at $1with NO reserves
DALLAS – Heritage Auctions has announced that it is expanding its World Coins category to include Weekly Internet-Only Auctions... read more »
(Baltimore, Maryland) – The first mobile application of its kind for collectibles, Collectors Corner CoinSearch™, will be available free during the upcoming Whitman Baltimore Coin & Collectibles Expo. The unprecedented mobile app will... read more »