• Lincoln cents
    Jun 7, 2024, 09:00 AM

    Week's Most Read: High-grade Lincoln cent

    The work of Editor-At-Large Steve Roach topped reader attractions this week as he reported on auction prices for a modern Lincoln cent and Winged Liberty Head dimes from the 1940s.

  • Anti-Counterfeiting Educational Foundation
    Jun 6, 2024, 12:00 PM

    ACEF provides listing of trusted experts for consumers

    The Anti-Counterfeiting Educational Foundation has taken a step to assist consumers in getting the peace of mind of knowing they are buying from trusted and knowledgeable dealers.

  • Proof 1877 20-cent coin
    Jun 5, 2024, 09:00 AM

    Market Analysis: Proof only 1877 20-cent piece

    The 1877 20-cent coin was struck in extremely low numbers, only for collectors, in Proof finish, as commercial use of the denomination continued to slide, and top examples today bring bidder attention.

  • Carson City half eagle and double eagle
    Jun 4, 2024, 15:00 PM

    Carson City coins offered in Stack’s Bowers sale

    Stack's Bowers Galleries' June 18 Rarities' Night sale offers some choice issues from the Carson City Mint, including an AU-58 1873-CC Seated Liberty dollar and a Mint State 1893-CC Coronet $20 coin.

  • 1861 Seated Liberty quarter dollar
    Jun 4, 2024, 08:00 AM

    Market Analysis: Proof 1861 quarter dollar

    The May 9 Heritage sales after the Central States Numismatic Society convention included some extraordinary Proof type coins, like this Proof 68 Cameo 1861 Seated Liberty quarter dollar.

  • Congo notes times three
    Jun 3, 2024, 07:01 AM

    Monday Morning Brief for June 3, 2024: Getting organized

    There is a definite need to maintain an accurate inventory when trying to develop a collection. It's necessary to review what you have to avoid buying what you don't need.

  • Edward Alvarez
    Jun 2, 2024, 12:00 PM

    Gold medal honors sought for Vietnam pilot POW

    Everett Alvarez Jr., the first Navy pilotto be shot down during the Vietnam War, was held captive for more than eight years, and legislators seek to honor Alvarez with a gold medal.

  • Working dogs for commemorative
    Jun 2, 2024, 09:00 AM

    House approves 2025 K–9 commemorative coin program

    The House passed its a measure seeking to create a three-coin commemorative program in 2025 that would honor working dogs, and the bill has moved to the Senate for consideration.

  • Dr. Mary Edwards Walker quarter dollar
    May 31, 2024, 19:00 PM

    June events to kick off Walker quarter dollar distribution

    Special events will be held in western New York and Washington, D.C., for the release of the latest American Women quarter dollar, which honors Dr. Mary Edwards Walker, first female U.S. Army surgeon.

  • Bruce Becker and William Lenihan
    May 29, 2024, 18:00 PM

    Commission of Fine Arts welcomes two appointments

    Bruce Redman Becker and William J. Lenihan, both architects, are appointed to four-year terms on the Commission of Fine Arts by President Joe Biden.

  • 1940s Winged Liberty Head dimes
    May 29, 2024, 13:00 PM

    Market Analysis: 1940s Winged Liberty Head dimes

    Bidders in the Heritage May 9 sale interested in Winged Liberty Head dimes were given a choice of high quality items that would bring some added attraction.

  • Lincoln cents
    May 28, 2024, 17:00 PM

    Market Analysis: 1993 Lincoln cent

    Even the most common modern coins that are readily offered in circulation can be attractive when they are a high-grade Mint State example as seen by this 30-year-old Lincoln cent.

    May 28, 2024, 13:00 PM

    CONECA to examine error coins at upcoming shows

    CONECA representatives will be on hand at educational tables at major coin shows throughout 2024 to meet collectors with an interest in error and variety coins and look at examples they bring.

  • 1932 Washington quarter dollar
    May 27, 2024, 12:00 PM

    Market Analysis: 1932 Washington quarter dollar

    First-year issues continue to hold high regard in sales, as a 1932 Washington quarter dollar graded Mint State 67+ by PCGS eclipsed the $10,000 mark in a May sale.

  • 1974 aluminum cent
    May 27, 2024, 07:00 AM

    Monday Morning Brief for May 27, 2024: Feeling nostalgic

    Plenty has changed in the last 50 years, for example, the cent, which eventually changed composition and is fortunate to still be in existence despite continual calls for its elimination.

  • 1886 and 1896 New3 Orleans Morgan dollars
    May 26, 2024, 13:00 PM

    Citizen Bold Collection featured in Heritage sale

    The June 13 Heritage Premier Session will feature the Citizen Bold collection, which offers nearly 50 high-grade Morgan dollars, including a rare Uncirculated 1893-S example.

  • Joseph R. Biden presidential medal
    May 26, 2024, 09:00 AM

    CCAC makes recommendations on Biden medal

    After bringing the two newest members on board at a May swearing-in, the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee took a look at proposed designs for the Joseph R. Biden Jr. presidential medal.

  • 2024 American Innovation dollars Maine
    May 25, 2024, 17:00 PM

    Brisk sales seen for Maine American Innovation dollar

    Sales of 100-coin mini bags and 25-coin rolls of circulation-quality 2024 American Innovation, Maine dollars are robust only a few days after opening, as many buyers ordered ahead by subscription.

  • 2024 Morgan dollar
    May 24, 2024, 17:00 PM

    2024-P Morgan and Peace dollars go on sale July 11

    Uncirculated 2024 Morgan and Peace dollars will be available for sale on July 11, but subscription orders already account for more than half of the allotted mintage limits in advance of sales opening.

  • 2024-W tenth-ounce gold Eagle
    May 24, 2024, 10:00 AM

    Week's Most Read: American Eagle sales

    Proof American Eagle goldcoin sales from the U.S. Mint rank as the top story of the week in collector interest, with a spectacular silver coin produced by the Perth Mint catching the eye as well.