Coin Shows, Auctions and Numismatic Events

Learn about upcoming U.S. and world coin collector shows, expos and other collecting events, including numismatic auctions — both in rare coins and currency. For the latest information on what’s happening today in the hobby community, check out the following coin news articles.

All-Time Finest Morgan Silver Dollars Set To Be Sold IntactThe all-time finest collection of Morgan silver dollars that was publicly revealed for the first time earlier this year now is being offered for sale intact.

Known as The Illinois Set, the collection is ranked all-time finest in five different circulation strike Morgan dollar categories in the popular PCGS Set Registry® […]


NGC Labels For 2019-S Limited Edition Silver Proof SetThe US Mint is releasing the 2019-S Limited Edition Silver Proof Set on October 17, 2019. This is the first year that all eight coins in the set are struck in .999 fine silver.

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) is celebrating the coins’ release by encapsulating them with an attractive label that pays tribute to the city where they were struck […]


NGC Certifies Historic Islamic AH77 Umayyad Dinar Gold CoinNumismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) has certified an extremely rare and historically important Islamic coin struck in the Seventh Century.

The Umayyad Dinar is dated AH77, the Islamic calendar equivalent of 696 AD, and was struck under the fifth Umayyad caliph, Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan […]

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NGC-Certified 1870's 50c Seated Liberty Error Tops $51,000An incredible error coin certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) realized $51,754 at an auction by GreatCollections. The coin was erroneously struck on a smaller planchet intended for a quarter and is believed to be unique for the Seated Liberty Half Dollar series.

The coin, struck in the 1870s, was recently discovered in a collection that had been held by the Wheeler Family of New Jersey for decades […]


Sedwick's November Treasure Sale Includes Ingot and Coin RaritiesA large variety of gold and silver shipwreck bars as well as numismatic rarities will attract excited bidding during Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC’s Treasure, World, U.S Coin & Paper Money Auction 26. The floor auction will be held on Nov. 1-2, 2019 at the DoubleTree Disney Springs in Orlando, FL and live online.

Ingots from famous wrecks like the "Tumbaga wreck" of ca. 1528 will be found in the sale. The Atocha, sunk in 1622 off Key West, Florida, will be represented by three gold "finger" bars, one of which is a long specimen weighing 1,325 grams and estimated at $50,000 and up that last appeared in the 1987 Caesars Palace auction of Atocha artifacts […]


Wayne Miller To Autograph NGC LabelsWayne Miller, whose groundbreaking books on silver dollars have guided numismatists for decades, is joining a prestigious group of people who hand-sign certification labels exclusively for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC).

The label that Miller will sign features an image of his The Morgan and Peace Dollar Textbook, first published in 1983. Miller also wrote An Analysis of Morgan and Peace Dollars, first published in 1976 […]


PMG Certified Over 200 English Banknotes For Manzi Collection Sale, Part IIOver 200 banknotes certified by Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG) comprise the bulk of The Lou Manzi Collection of English Banknotes — Part 2 sale, being held October 10, 2019, by renowned global auction house Spink & Son Ltd.

The Manzi Collection ranks among the all-time finest assemblages of British banknotes and includes many highly desirable "White Notes" from the Bank of England […]


LRCA 34th Regency Auction HighlightsLegend Rare Coin Auctions presented its 34th Regency Auction on the evening of September 26, 2019 at the Bellagio, and as usual, high end quality performed very well.

Online, in person, and phone attendance at the auction, which was held as the official auction for the PCGS Members Only Show, set another record for the firm […]

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David Motl To Autograph NGC LabelsDavid Motl, who formerly served as the Acting Principal Deputy Director of the US Mint during a particularly innovative time in its history, has agreed to individually hand-sign certification labels exclusively for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC).

Motl became Acting Principal Deputy Director of the US Mint and its senior career official in January 2017, placing him in charge of the Mint until he retired in January 2018 […]


PMG Certified Over 200 Notes in Ibrahim Salem Collection Sale, Part IIMore than 200 banknotes certified by Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG) are part of the Ibrahim Salem Collection of British Commonwealth Banknotes Part 2 sale being held October 2, 2019, by renowned global auction house Spink & Son Ltd. Most of these notes were certified at a PMG on-site grading event held in Munich over the summer.

The top lot in the auction is an extremely rare Zanzibar 1928 10 Rupees, graded PMG 25 Very Fine […]