This is the finest known Kagin-8 G. Beaded Border variety, and the commentary defends that claim. The lot description concludes, “Whether you appreciate this beauty at arm’s length or under low magnification, you will come away knowing that you have just seen something special, something that is liable to make all others of its kind seem blemished or diminished in...
In several weeks, new 12-sided £1 coins will likely start showing up regularly in normal circulation, but if you want to get your hands on Uncirculated examples more quickly, you might want to get to one of the banks listed as a source in The Sun newspaper in London.
Criminals have stolen one of the largest gold coins in the world from a museum in Germany. Thieves reportedly only stole one coin overnight from the Bode Museum in Germany’s capital, but it is a whopper. The $1 million gold coin from Canada contains 100 kilograms of .99999 fine gold and is one of six made in 2007 by the Royal Canadian Mint.
We at Coin World report often on fake U.S. coin rarities coming from China, but not so often about fake Chinese coin rarities.
Ancient Greek mythology is rife with stories of gods and goddesses, many familiar today. But hundreds of lesser known deities in Greek mythology aren’t as widely chronicled, and their names may even be unknown to us today. One way we know about these characters is from their appearance on coins.
Private firm Coin Invest Trust on March 7 issued a Proof .999 fine silver dollar and a Brilliant Uncirculated .9999 fine gold dollar, each of which is shaped like the sand dollar it celebrates.
2016 has been a huge year for the precious metals market. You probably knew that. Now read an exclusive report about how you can best take advantage of a gold and silver buying opportunity that likely won't come back around for several years.
A Connecticut line note being offered by George H. LaBarre Galleries of Hollis, N.H., the firm says, is both a new discovery and an unusual piece of Revolutionary War history. It is one of only several dozen issued to African-American soldiers that have ever been on the market, according to the seller.
Images of Value: The Artwork Behind U.S. Security Engraving 1830s-1980s, an exhibition at New York’s Grolier Club, reveals the history behind a financial document’s image.
Art pieces executed by sculptor Glenna Goodacre in her development for the obverse of the Sacagawea dollar will be offered at auction April 6 by Scottsdale Art Auction in Arizona. Goodacre has officially closed her studio. The 114-lot session includes preliminary sketches, bronze casts, and even one of the “burnished” 2000-P Sacagawea dollars from among the 5,000...
The search for sunken shipwreck treasure often takes decades, high tech equipment and lots of money. In an upcoming auction, however, only the latter is required, because once again Florida auction house and coin dealer Daniel Frank Sedwick LLC offers items recovered from shipwrecks among its marquee lots.
A Dominion of Canada $4 note dated July 2, 1900, and graded Gem Uncirculated 66 Premium Paper Quality by PCGS Currency sold for $51,750 in Canadian funds, making it the top seller among several hundred pieces of Canadian paper money at the TOREX coin show in Toronto on Feb. 24.
Of the four commemorative coin programs conducted by the U.S. Mint in 2015 and 2016, the only reported sellout was for the three-coin Special Silver set issued in conjunction with the 2015 March of Dimes program.