• 2022-W Reverse Proof American Eagle palladium $25 coin
    Oct 6, 2022, 15:00 PM

    First-day sales healthy for American Eagle palladium coin

    In the first 24 hours of late September sales of the Reverse Proof 2022-W American Eagle palladium $25 coin, the Mint recorded purchases of nearly two-thirds of the maximum release of 7,500 coins.

  • Hurricane Ian scenes
    Oct 6, 2022, 08:00 AM

    Numismatists deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Ian

    Before, during and after the arrival of Hurricane Ian in Florida was all about having a plan and following it, to prevent loss or deal with the unavoidable consequences of nature's wrath.

  • 1794 cent from a shattered die
    Oct 5, 2022, 09:00 AM

    Market Analysis: Struck from a shattered die

    A 1794 Liberty Cap cent of the Sheldon 35 variety that was struck with a shattered die appeared in the Early Cents Auctions offering of the Del & Larry Bland Collection of 1794 Cents, bringing $66,000.

  • American Eagle silver dollar reference book
    Oct 4, 2022, 10:00 AM

    Whitman set to release American Eagle reference book

    The latest numismatic reference from Whitman Publishing focuses on American Eagle silver dollars, including chapters of historic information and details of the artistic roots of the coin design.

  • larry-lead
    Oct 3, 2022, 07:00 AM

    Monday Morning Brief for Oct. 3, 2022: Staff changes

    Thanks to Larry Jewett for filling in for me last week while I took a much-needed vacation. Larry has just been named our editorial director with years of experience in collectible automobiles.

  • 1794 cent
    Oct 1, 2022, 09:00 AM

    Market Analysis: Rare Sheldon 68 variety in a top grade

    An exceptional Sheldon 68 1794 Liberty Cap, Head of 1795 cent graded NGC MS-62 brown brought a top price of $186,000 in Early Cents Auction's offering of the Del & Larry Bland Collection of 1794 Cents.

  • 2022-american-innovation-maine-dollar-lead
    Sep 30, 2022, 08:30 AM

    CCAC approves, rejects designs for two 2024 dollars

    The CCAC Sept. 27 recommended a design for the reverse of the 2024 American Innovation dollar for Maine, but rejected the entire design portfolio submitted for the dollar for Missouri.

  • coast-guard-1-ounce-silver-lead
    Sep 30, 2022, 08:20 AM

    Coast Guard silver medal sales top 13,000 on first day

    First-day sales Sept. 26 by the United States Mint for the U.S. Coast Guard 1-ounce .999 fine silver medal reached 13,035 medals at $65 each.

  • 1892 Barber quarter dollars
    Sep 30, 2022, 08:01 AM

    Market Analysis: Two stellar 1892 Barber quarter dollars

    Legend's Sept. 8 Regency 54 sale treated buyers to two 1892 Barber quarter dollars, one in Proof 68+, the other MS-68, magnificent examples of the sought-after first year of issue of this popular design.

  • 1848 Braided Hair half cent
    Sep 30, 2022, 08:00 AM

    Market Analysis: 1848 half cent more than brown

    Coins can sometimes exceed the expectations and limitations of grading terms, and one example is a PCGS Proof 65 brown 1848 Braided Hair half cent that takes "brown" to a different dimension.

  • larry-lead
    Sep 29, 2022, 13:00 PM

    Larry Jewett named as 'Coin World' editorial director

    Larry Jewett, who joined the staff of "Coin World" in April 2020, was named editorial director of the publication effective Sept. 26 by Amos Media Co. CEO Rick Amos.

  • 1794 cent
    Sep 29, 2022, 09:30 AM

    Market Analysis: Sheldon 17a 1794 cent sells for $108,000

    The Del & Larry Bland Collection of 1794 Cents was recently conducted by Early Cents auctions and a star offering was a Sheldon 17a variety that sold for $108,000.

  • 50th-anniversary-whitman-lead
    Sep 29, 2022, 07:09 AM

    Whitman Baltimore Winter Expo nears

    Part II of the Sydney F. Martin Collection will be auctioned onsite by Stack's Bowers during activities at the Whitman Baltimore Winter Expo Oct. 27 to 29, including a bourse, club meetings, presentations and more.

  • ANA exhibits
    Sep 28, 2022, 07:12 AM

    Shutterly wins Best-of-Show award and more at World’s Fair of Money

    Education exhibits are always a popular attraction at the ANA's World's Fair of Money, with top quality exhibits singled out for special awards; Michael Shutterly picked up several, including Best of Show.

  • Greg LeMond medal recommendations
    Sep 27, 2022, 08:06 AM

    CFA selects design from Greg LeMond medal choices

    The Commission of Fine Arts on Sept. 15 agreed with retired cyclist Greg LeMond, recommending a design he likes for the congressional gold medal to honor his achievements in sport.

  • 1935-S Arkansas half dollar
    Sep 27, 2022, 08:00 AM

    Market Analysis: Arkansas half blooms in Legend sale

    Toning has been known to take designs to the next level, and a 1935-S Arkansas half dollar sold during Legend Rare Coin Auctions' Regency 54 sale Sept. 8 in San Diego drives home that point.

  • CFA recommendation for Rosie the Riveter gold medal
    Sep 24, 2022, 07:00 AM

    Design preference for Rosie the Riveter congressional gold medal

    Designs for a congressional gold medal collectively recognizing women who stepped up to join the U.S. manufacturing workforce during WWII, keeping the factories running, were reviewed by the CFA Sept. 15.

  • American Innovation dollar for Maine 2024
    Sep 23, 2022, 21:36 PM

    CFA chooses two 2024 American Innovation dollar designs

    The Commission of Fine Arts approved a reverse design for the 2024 American Innovation dollar honoring Maine and conditionally approved a design for the Missouri coin, with suggestions.

  • Reverse Proof 2022-W palladium American Eagle
    Sep 23, 2022, 17:00 PM

    Bulk purchase dealers may purchase majority of palladium coins

    Dealers in the Authorized Bulk Purchase Program will get first chance to buy more than half of the limited-edition Reverse Proof 2022-W American Eagle palladium $25 coins, which go on sale Sept. 29.

  • 2022 American Eagle silver dollar
    Sep 21, 2022, 16:00 PM

    Silver bullion coin pricing chart updated

    Reflecting current secondary market prices, American Eagle silver dollar values in the "Precious Metals and Bullion Coins" pricing chart, found weekly in the "Coin World" print and digital editions, are updated.