FREE TOOLS AND DOWNLOADS
Subscribe to Numismatic News
More Numismatic Magazines
Answer our latest poll question
Letters to the Editor
- Letters to the Editor (Oct. 27, 2015) Dryer gives up surprise silver dimeI was doing my laundry, when I spotted a coin in a lint trap in a dryer. It was a silver dime, 1954-D!Ginger Rapsus Chicago, Ill.Does post office have stash of old stamps?How did the U.S. Mint get th...
Place an ad to buy or sell coins online in our classifieds section.
Look up coin values with the Numismaster coin price guide.
Check out upcoming coin auctions.
There has been no sellout for the John F. Kennedy Coin and Chronicles sets. Buyers could still order the $57.95 set on the U.S. Mint website Sept. 23, one full week after the set first went on sale Sept. 16. … Continue reading
They might not be part of a Coin and Chronicles set, but there are collectors and bullion buyers waiting for the 2015 platinum coin issues. Neither the bullion coin nor the proof collector coin had a scheduled release date as … Continue reading
The 2014 cupped-shaped Hall of Fame baseball commemorative coins captured the imagination of the American coin collector. After all, the U.S. Mint seemed to be boldly going where none had gone before. But that wasn’t the case. There were forerunners. … Continue reading
The Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists organization now has medals commemorating the September visit of Pope Francis to America. They are available for sale through the association website at www.pancoins.org. PAN President, Tom Uram presented the idea for the medal to … Continue reading
On Sept. 9, during an official ceremony at Rideau Hall, the Bank of Canada unveiled and issued a $20 commemorative bank note honoring Queen Elizabeth II. The date marked the day on which Elizabeth II’s reign exceeded that of her … Continue reading
The largest collection of löser and mining coins ever assembled, in this case by Preussag AG, will be auctioned off by London Coin Gallery in collaboration with Künker of Osnabrück, Germany. The sale is slated for Oct. 30 in London. … Continue reading
No complaints, but no sellout as the hours ticked by Sept. 16 following the Mint’s placement of the John F. Kennedy Coin and Chronicles Set on sale at noon Eastern Daylight time on that date. At 4:50 p.m. Eastern Daylight … Continue reading
It’s been 80 years since the last Peace dollar left the United States Mint. While its predecessor, the Morgan dollar, overshadows it, the Peace dollar is an affordable series with no impossible key dates. Harry Miller, owner of Miller’s Mint, … Continue reading
For more than a decade I have pointed out conceptual weaknesses with the idea of owning precious metals Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs). As one example, it does not make sense to place a tax-deferred asset such as physical gold and … Continue reading