The Third 50p coin in the Royal Mint’s Dinosauria Collection is Hylaeosaurus 50p

The third 50p coin in the Royal Mint’s Dinosauria Collection is Hylaeosaurus. The coin is available as BU, colour BU, silver proof, colour silver proof and gold proof. The coins are available individually or as a set. Dr Gideon Mantell…

Wacks Steps Down as AINA President

After 18 years as president of the American Israel Numismatic Association, Mel Wacks is hanging up his hat. After 18 years as president of the American Israel Numismatic Association (AINA), Mel Wacks is stepping down, he announced July 31. “I…

When England Lived Under Danish Rule

By Mercedes Rochelle Almost without exception, we regret the sudden end of the Anglo-Saxon era in 1066. Nonetheless, I think it’s interesting that the Danes ruled all of England for more than a generation. Between Canute and his sons, the…

The 1797 Cartwheel Penny – Coin Parade

The 1797 Cartwheel Penny – George III The 1797 Penny is one of the most remarkable coins in British history. Its size earned the coin its nickname of the ‘Cartwheel’ penny. It has a diameter of 36mm, it is 3mm…

The 2003 £2 Pound Coin: DNA Double Helix

DNA was actually discovered quite a long time ago The 2003 two pounds coin commemorated the 50th anniversary of the discovery of the structure of DNA. Despite it being a modern buzz-word, DNA was actually discovered quite a long time…

Will Legacy of Indian Railways be Continued? – Blog

The 167 years old Legacy of Indian Railways has wrapped enormous memories in regards to technology, infrastructure, the partition of the country, and ownership from British time to the Indian government. Every one of us has some or other unforgettable…

The second coin in the Royal Mint “Music Legends” collection features Sir Elton John

2020 Elton John Five Pounds Silver Proof Reverse The 2020 Five Pound Coin – Music Legends: Elton John The second coin in the Royal Mint “Music Legends” collection features Sir Elton John. Elton has been a star since 1967 and…

PCGS Quarter Quest Winners Split $2,000 Salt Water Bay Prize

Two Collectors Receive Grand Prize for Finding First 2020-W U.S. Virgin Islands Salt River Bay National Historical Park and Ecological Preserve Quarter to be Graded by Professional Coin Grading Service   The PCGS 2020 Quarter Quest continues at Professional Coin…

Gold Extends Weekly Gains to Nine Straight

Gold prices have surged 20.5% through nine straight weekly increases Precious metals declined Friday, paring their weekly gains. Gold’s loss was its first in six sessions, and follows a string of five straight record settlements. Gold for December delivery shed…

Franklin Half Dollar Full Bell Line Designations

CoinWeek editor Charles Morgan discusses Franklin Half Dollars in this CoinWeek Streaming News segment, sponsored by NGC. Franklin Half Dollars are a popular silver coin series that was produced by the United States Mint starting in 1948 and continuing until…