Russia is attempting a monetary reunification of nations that emerged when the Soviet Union collapsed during the late 20th century.
A record price of nearly $870,000 was achieved May 8 when a proof 1937 Edward VIII gold sovereign was sold in London by AH. Baldwin & Sons Ltd.
The Lissner collection of world coins will be sold Aug. 1-2 at the Chicago Marriott O’Hare, just prior to the annual summer convention of the American Numismatic Association in Rosemont, Ill.
While the physical silver inventories held by the SLV exchange-traded fund appear to have increased by 25 million ounces in roughly the past two years, there are two significant declines in other silver inventories that could point to a developing shortage.
A Province of Salzburg silver 10 euros is the fifth issue in the Children Series.
There is a big gray area between bullion and numismatic coins that numerous Pandas fit into.
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.
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.
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.
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.