More gold is being retrieved from the sunken wreckage of the S.S. Central America, a ship that sank in 1857 off the East Coast.
Two petitions have been posted online seeking more gold and platinum coins from the U.S. Mint in 2016.
In the past couple of weeks, the price of gold again dipped below $1,300 and silver temporarily slipped below $19. As this happened, at least two major brokerage houses forecast a sharp decline in the price of gold.
A collector can lay his or her first claim when it comes to collecting any coinage of Chad, with the coins of French Equatorial Africa, or even with those of the neighboring French West Africa.
Learn about the red-billed tropicbird (Phaethon aethereus), masked booby (Sula dactylatra) and band-rumped storm petrel, also called Madeiran storm petrel (Oceandroma castro), all appearing on St. Helena coins.
I usually begin my lectures on coin authentication by stressing how important it is to know what a genuine coin should look like. Until recently, I never gave much thought as to what that entailed.
Gold coins worth an estimated $10 million from the California Saddle Ridge treasure hoard will come to market starting May 27.
Gold issues of the Old West helped push total prices realized at Heritage Auctions’ Central States Signature sale to $53.6 million April 23-27.
In an effort to spur interest in America’s heritage, the Lansing, Mich., members of a group called Salt & Light Global sponsored an art contest for Michigan high school juniors and seniors. The contest theme was the 150th Anniversary of the legislation enacted on April 22, 1864, to place the motto “In God We Trust” on U.S. coinage.
The Royal Australian Mint has launched a four-year coin program to celebrate the centenary of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC).