Lot 23576 CHINA. 10,000 Yuan, 2002. Lunar Series, Year Of The Horse.
Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio will present an exceptional selection of more than 3,100 lots of Chinese and East Asian coins and banknotes at The Mira Hong Kong, April 1-4, 2012, HKT.
The four-day auction event is estimated to realize more . . . → Read More: click here to continue
U.S. Postal Service inspectors are investigating the fraudulent use of stolen American Express credit cards to purchase apparently tens of thousands of dollars of gold coins.
"The orders are placed by phone, often for $ 10,000 to $ 20,000 worth of Liberty Double Eagles or other, large-sized gold coins. The callers have a . . . → Read More: click here to continue
Welcome to Coin Update!
We’re back with another fresh round up of coin collecting news and articles from across the web! First, the start of sales and launch ceremony for the United States Mint’s 2011 September 11 National Medals. Also, several reports from the recently concluded Whitman Baltimore Expo, choices in coin collecting, Canadian . . . → Read More: click here to continue
From the cent through to the quarter, the United States Mint produced more coins in April than in March. In fact, coin production figures rose for the first time in three months, topping the previous month by 32% and those from April of last year by 42%. The United States Mint has now . . . → Read More: click here to continue
On Thursday, May 19, 2011, the United States Mint launched the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential $ 1 Coin in more ways than one.
First, the Mint begin selling Grant Presidential $ 1 Coin rolls for $ 39.95 each, beginning at 12 noon Eastern Time (ET). The coin rolls contain 25 strikes from either . . . → Read More: click here to continue
The United States Mint has scheduled the launch of Olympic National Park Five Ounce Silver Bullion Coin, the third 2011 five-ounce America the Beautiful Silver Bullion Coin. It will begin accepting orders from its network of Authorized Purchasers for the bullion Olympic Silver Coin on Monday, May 23, 2011.
The investor-quality silver bullion . . . → Read More: click here to continue
The US Mint released four new coins last week, resulting in five new products and solidly higher numismatic sales overall.
The debut of the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential $ 1 Coin Rolls, the Yellowstone National Park Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin, the 2011 Proof Buffalo Gold Coin, and the Olympic National Park Five . . . → Read More: click here to continue
The next release in the America the Beautiful Silver Bullion Coins Program will soon be available. The United States Mint recently announced that they will begin accepting orders from their network of authorized purchasers for the Vicksburg National Park design starting on Monday, June 20, 2011.
This will represent the fourth design released for . . . → Read More: click here to continue
The COMEX has just dropped the minimum margin requirement for gold contracts to $ 6,075 from its former $ 6,751 minimum. This move does not make economic sense as the price of gold is now within 2% of its all-time high COMEX close.
The lower margin requirement also does not make sense when compared . . . → Read More: click here to continue