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Van Alfen Honored with Burnett Anderson Memorial Award

On Jan. 16, the economic historian and author, Peter van Alfen, received The Burnett Anderson Memorial Award for Excellence in Numismatic Writing. Presentation of the award took place at the American Numismatic Society’s Annual Gala Dinner, held at the Harvard … Continue reading

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Snowbody here: Time off in winter wonderland

Today is a snow day in the Numismatic News office. Actually, Monday was the snow day. Today is the “it’s too frickin cold” day off. You might have seen us poor Wisconsinites mentioned on the national weather reports. This is … Continue reading

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Coin of the Year nominees announced

The following nominations kicked off the 2019 Coin of the Year competition. Ten category winners will be chosen to vie for the top award, and all winners will be recognized on Feb. 2 at the World Money Fair in Berlin, … Continue reading

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Canada leads Coin of the Year nominations

Powerhouses or up-and-comers? Who should get the lion’s share of attention as the 100 nominations for Coin of the Year are discussed? Perennial powerhouse Canada came away with nine nominations on the list that begins the competition to determine the … Continue reading

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Success derives from coin collecting

Are coin collectors more successful in life than noncollectors? I think they are, but I have no way to prove it. This is a thought that has crossed my mind many times over the years, but news of the auction … Continue reading

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Editor’s Pick: Buy the book before you buy the coin

I was about 7 years old when my Grandpa showed me an old tin of coins he had stashed under his workbench in the basement. It was filled with pennies. In a separate container were some fancier cents, at least … Continue reading

2014 U.S. Coin Digest 12th Edition
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Illustrated Coin Dating Guide for Eastern World released

IOLA, Wis. (Aug. 27, 2012) — Krause Publications has re-released the Illustrated Coin Dating Guide for the Eastern World. With this book, collectors, dealers and researchers can learn how to identify inscriptions and determine dates on eastern coins. With many … Continue reading

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2013 Standard Catalog of World Coins 2001-Date Now Available

IOLA, Wis. (June 28, 2012) — The seventh edition of the Standard Catalog of World Coins 2001-Date is now available from Krause Publications. Insightful data for each featured coin, collected and reviewed by a panel of more than 200 respected … Continue reading

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2013 Standard Catalog of World Coins 1901-2000 Now Available

IOLA, Wis. (June 18, 2012) — The 2013 Standard Catalog of World Coins 1901-2000 is now available from Krause Publications. Edited by world coin experts George Cuhaj and Tom Michael, this top-selling, one-of-a-kind coin guide contains nearly 1 million values … Continue reading

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World Notgeld Guide, Checklist Available as CD

IOLA, Wis. (April 23, 2012) — A Guide and Checklist to World Notgeld 1914-1947, 2nd edition, is now available in CD form from Krause Publications. The reference by Courtney L. Coffing contains the largest collection of photographed Notgeld in a … Continue reading

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