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Year in Review: Collector Market Stable Coins that sold for in excess of $1 million each during 2019. Five of them were sold by auction. The other was through a verifiable direct sale. The truly scarce to rare segment of the coin market is healthy and thriving - especially through auction sales.

Konya Set To Introduce Its Own Crypto Coin This Year Reports have indicated that a city in Turkey is soon launching its own virtual coin. It has been confirmed that the initial steps towards achieving that are in order. The person who confirmed the news is Ugur Ibrahim Altay, the mayor of Konya, Turkey.

Gibraltar 2 pounds 2020 - The Ceryneian Hind Gibraltar 2 pounds 2020 - The Ceryneian Hind.

2020 Ambassadors Honored Five numismatic standouts were celebrated for their contributions to the hobby when they received honors as Numismatic Ambassadors. The awards were bestowed during the Ambassador Breakfast held Jan. 10 in conjunction with the Florida United Numismatists convention in Orlando, Fla.

Jeff Garrett: See You at the ANA Summer Seminar Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.

CAC and the Appearance Rarity of Dahlonega and Charlotte Half Eagles Dahlonega and Charlotte Half Eagles by Doug Winter -…… CoinWeek Content Partner. CAC has introduced a number of new shifts in the taste of buyers. A collector who focuses on rare CAC-approved coins is, in effect, an appearance rarity buyer.

PMG Celebrates 15 Years Paper Money Guaranty is celebrating its 15th anniversary in 2020, a year that will also see the world's leading third-party paper money grading service surpass 5 million notes certified. PMG graded its 1 millionth note just five years ago as it celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2015.

1937 Edward VIII Gold Sovereign Sells for £1 million - and here's Why The public never got to hold any coins with the portrait of the new King - but some coins did exist. Once a King or Queen is crowned, the Royal Mint starts the process of creating coins for the new Monarch. Preliminary sketches, designs, engravings, patterns and eventually a few trial coins are produced.

CoinWeek Podcast #125: Denis Loring on Collecting Copper Coins Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek Podcast on iTunes.

Baltimore Release 2019-S Reverse Proof Silver Eagle, Cameo Proof 1888 $3 Gold at David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction Highlights by David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions…… Our Sunday Internet Auction #1101 offers another selection from the D.L.

Numismatic Crime - Stolen Banknotes, Missing Coins By Doug Davis - Founder and President, Numismatic Crime Information Center…… Jhon E. Cash Rare Currency of Highland Village, Texas has reported that two $5,000 notes have been stolen / missing in the North Dallas area of Lewisville or Highland Village, Texas in late November or December of 2019.

Perth Mint Coin Profiles - Australia 2020 Lunar Series III Year of the Mouse 1oz Platinum Proof Coin This remarkable 2020 Year of the Mouse release is the first pure platinum proof issue from the Australian Lunar Coin Series. Highlighting the first animal in the Chinese zodiac, the coin's surface treatment combines a mirror-like polished background and delicately frosted relief.

Winners of NGC Grading Contest Announced Nine of more than 100 contestants took home prizes in the Grading Contest presented by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation at the 2020 FUN Show from Jan. 9-11, 2020. The number of participants, 103, was 15 more than last year when the event debuted as part of the annual show in Orlando, Fla.

Our top VE Day 75th Anniversary Coins revealed in special new show This year we mark a landmark anniversary, the 75th Anniversary of VE Day. And in our new anniversary show, Adam is joined by our coin expert, Yasmin, to tell you all about the very best new coins that have been released to commemorate this important occasion in our history.

2020 America the Beautiful Quarters Released in Proof Set Mint 2019 Quarters Proof Set. This year's set is packaged much the same, showing photos of sites honored on the 2020 quarters. Order either products from the U.S. Mint's online catalog of proof sets, or by calling 1-800-USA-MINT. Your email address will not be published.

Classic Hungarian Gold Florin Recreated on Modern Coin By Coin and Currency Institute…… The only gold coin Hungary will issue in 2020 reaches back seven centuries, to the florins of King Ulászló, or Vladislaus, for its inspiration. The 50,000 forint legal tender gold coin is modeled after a coin minted for Ulászló now in the collection of the Hungarian National Museum.

The 1920 Pilgrim Commemorative Half Dollar Turns 100 By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for PCGS…… The year 2020 represents a very special duo of commemoratives for numismatists who appreciate Colonial history.

D. Brent Pogue Collection of United States Paper Money at Whitman Baltimore Expo Brent Pogue Collection of United States Paper Money is considered to be one of the finest ever assembled. For nearly two decades Brent Pogue focused on finest known examples, Serial Number 1, and "Star/Replacement" notes, along with other extreme rarities.

Beautiful Large Cents, Gem Liberty Gold Highlight David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction Auction Highlights by David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions…… Our Sunday Internet Auction #1100 offers another selection from the D.L.

1927-D Double Eagle Highlights $42 Million Heritage FUN US Coins Results The first great numismatic event of the year is now complete, with Heritage's January 8-12 FUN Signature Auction grossing close to $42 million USD, led by an example of the classic rarity 1927-D double eagle.

Donald Scarinci on the 100 Greatest Modern World Coins: Whitman In March 2020, Whitman Publishing will release 100 Greatest Modern World Coins, by numismatists Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker. The 168-page coffee-table hardcover will be available from booksellers and hobby shops nationwide, and online. Here, medallic-art historian Donald Scarinci shares his thoughts on modern world coinage and the new book.

NGC Certifies Hoard of New Orleans Mint Morgan Dollars 13, Numismatic Guaranty Corporation announced that they had recently graded a hoard of 13,000 Morgan Silver Dollars from the New Orleans Mint. Sealed in 13 U.S. Treasury bags, the coins had not seen the light of day for decades.

Croatia 25 kuna 2020 - Presidency of the Council of the European Union Croatia 25 kuna 2020 - Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

Malta 10 euro 2019 - 150th Anniversary of the Suez Canal Malta 10 euro 2019 - 150th Anniversary of the Suez Canal.

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