• 2022 National Purple Heart Hall of Honor colorized silver dollar
    Dec 22, 2022, 10:00 AM

    Sales of 2022 commemorative coins end Dec. 28

    Few days remain for customers to purchase from the Mint the available 2022 commemorative coins in the Negro Leagues Baseball program and the National Purple Heart Hall of Honor program.

  • 1907 Proof Saint-Gaudens double eagle
    Dec 19, 2022, 09:00 AM

    Simpson’s Proof $20 Saints at Heritage’s FUN Platinum Night sale

    Exceptional Proof Saint-Gaudens gold $20 double eagles, including a 1907 Saint-Gaudens, Small Edge Lettering, Arabic Numerals coin, will be offered by Heritage during its Jan. 12 sale.

  • NGCX mock encapsulation
    Dec 19, 2022, 07:00 AM

    Monday Morning Brief for Dec. 19, 2022: What will 2023 bring?

    As we prepare to enter the new year, let us look into our mythical crystal ball and attempt to predict what the numismatic community will witness in 2023. Here are some thoughts from our editorial staff.

  • Jefferson Head cent
    Dec 16, 2022, 09:00 AM

    Week's Most Read: Jefferson Head cent

    The unique nature of the 1795 "Jefferson Head" cent attracted reader interest, and how prop money for movies is leaving the studio and turning up in public transactions also drew attention.

  • SS Pacific
    Dec 16, 2022, 08:25 AM

    Salvors claim 2023 recovery effort for SS Pacific treasure

    Operations are expected to begin in 2023 in the process of finding the gold that was on the SS "Pacific" when the ship sank in 1875, as a court cleared the way for the exclusive salvage rights.

  • 2023 Kennedy half dollars
    Dec 16, 2022, 08:18 AM

    Subscription option opens at Mint for 2023 half dollars

    2023 Kennedy half dollars from the Denver and Philadelphia Mints are set for issue in rolls and bags in the spring, but customers can sign up now to purchase the products, to be sent at time of issue.

  • Proof 1873 Seated Liberty dollar
    Dec 15, 2022, 10:56 AM

    Market Analysis: 1873 is final year of Seated Liberty dollar

    One of the finest Proof 1873 Seated Liberty dollars, this Proof 66 example also offered evidence of die doubling and recently sold for $21,600 in Heritage's offering of the Perfection Collection.

  • National Coin & Bullion Association
    Dec 15, 2022, 10:35 AM

    NCBA calls for nominations to serve on organization board

    Eight voting director positions to be filled Jan. 1, 2023, on the board of the National Coin & Bullion Association are open for membership nominations, and member voting begins Dec. 23.

  • 2023-W Uncirculated American Eagle silver dollar
    Dec 15, 2022, 10:09 AM

    Mint opens subscription for 2023-W American Eagle silver dollar

    The Uncirculated 2023-W American Eagle silver dollar will be available in the spring, but interested customers can use the Mint's subscription option to secure theirs ahead of time.

  • 1864 and 1865 Proof Seated Liberty dollars
    Dec 14, 2022, 19:17 PM

    Market Analysis: Civil War Seated Liberty dollar duo

    During the Heritage sale of the Perfection Collection of Proof Seated Liberty dollars in October, two high-grade Civil War era examples offered brilliant color and brought high returns.

  • 1866 Proof Seated Liberty dollar
    Dec 12, 2022, 10:43 AM

    Market Analysis: Proof 1866 Seated Liberty, With Motto dollar

    A Proof 67 example of the 1866 Seated Liberty, With Motto dollar realized $96,000 in the Oct. 6 Heritage Premier Session auction of The Perfection Collection, featuring eye appealing toned dollars.

  • limited-silver-lead
    Dec 12, 2022, 07:00 AM

    Monday Morning Brief for Dec. 12, 2022: Please write us

    Coin World offers several columns that readers, not our editors, write, including "Letters to the Editor" and "Guest Commentary." They're your spaces to contribute your thoughts, so please use them. Write to us.

  • 1795 Capped Bust Small Eagle $5 gold
    Dec 10, 2022, 11:01 AM

    Heritage Bass II auction set for Jan. 5 at FUN in Orlando

    Magnificent U.S. gold and pattern coins from the Harry W. Bass Jr. Collection will be featured in the second installment of the sale by Heritage Auctions during the 2023 FUN show in Orlando.

  • 1930-S Saint-Gaudens gold $20 double eagle
    Dec 9, 2022, 09:00 AM

    Week's Most Read: 2023 production starts

    The start of the new year has begun at the West Point Mint with 2023 American Eagle gold and silver bullion coins in production, while interest remains high for the NGCX grading announcement.

  • Women
    Dec 9, 2022, 08:20 AM

    U.S. Mint reveals plans for new bronze and silver medals

    The Mint plans a bronze version of the 2020 silver medal for the Women's Suffrage Centennial Anniversary for 2022 release, and will honor the U.S. Space Force with three medals in 2023.

  • Betts medal book
    Dec 8, 2022, 15:01 PM

    Betts medals book in ANS series ready for release

    "The Early Betts Medal Companion: Medals of America’s Discovery and Colonization (1492–1737)" written by Christopher R. McDowell is the latest volume in the ANS Studies in Medallic Art.

  • Jan. 6 three-inch gold medal
    Dec 8, 2022, 11:12 AM

    Congress presents gold medals for Jan. 6, 2021, heroism

    U.S. Capitol Police, District of Columbia Metropolitan Police and others who risked their lives to protect the Capitol and members of Congress against rioters were presented with congressional gold medals.

  • Jefferson Head cent
    Dec 8, 2022, 09:00 AM

    Market Analysis: Jefferson Head cent distinctive

    A Sheldon 80 variety known as the Jefferson Head cent offered in the Stack's Bowers Galleries Nov. 1 Rarities Night auction was graded PCGS Good 4 and still realized $21,000.

  • ACEF seminar
    Dec 8, 2022, 09:00 AM

    ACEF trains officers on counterfeit coin detection

    A group of law enforcement officers from Missouri and Kansas received special training from the Anti-Counterfeiting Educational Foundation to expand their knowledge on investigating cases involving fakes.

  • 1793 Liberty Cap cent S-14
    Dec 7, 2022, 08:39 AM

    Market Analysis: S-14 1793 Liberty Cap cent

    A Details graded 1793 Liberty Cap cent distinguished as the Sheldon 14 variety with the distinctive die crack sold for $6,000 in a recent Stack's Bowers Galleries sale.