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.

PNG/ANA 2015 Chicago Show Details AnnouncedDates, times and other information about the August 2015 Chicago PNG/ANA Numismatic Trade Show is now available.

Conducted by the Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) and the American Numismatic Association (ANA), the show is at the Donald E. Stephens Convention in the Chicago suburb of Rosemont, Illinois […]


Stack's March 2015 Baltimore Currency Auction Realizes $4.69MThe Stack’s Bowers Galleries March 2015 Baltimore currency sale realized $4.69 million, the company said in a news release.

"Prices were strong in categories across the board," said Peter Treglia, Director of Currency, and "bidders were eager for the material that we had to offer." […]


1890 Note May Top $150,000 at Heritage CSNS Currency AuctionA rare $100 1890 Watermelon Note from the Eric P. Newman Collection could realize more than $150,000, according to Heritage Auctions.

Watermelon notes earned their nickname from the zeros printed on their backs that resemble the fruit […]


PCGS Certifies New 1798 Draped Bust Dollar VarietyProfessional Coin Grading Service ( has announced that they have authenticated a newly discovered 1798 Draped Bust dollar variety.

Long speculated but never before confirmed, the variety features a marriage of known obverse and reverse dies but the combination is unique to this newly certified Bust dollar […]


BEP and US Mint at Whitman Coin Expo in BaltimoreNew coins and currency products are available at the Spring Whitman Coin and Collectibles Expo in Baltimore, the United States Mint and Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) jointly announced.

Held at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland and promoted as the largest in history, the show began on Thursday, March 26, and lasts until Sunday, March 29 […]

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Ken Conaway of Ohio Wins 1907 $20 Double EagleKen Conaway, a U.S. ingot collector from Ohio, won a Mint State 1907 $20 High Relief Double Eagle as the Grand Prize in Heritage Auctions’ annual numismatic survey.

Around seven years ago, Conaway started collecting U.S. Government silver ingots. Today, his collection rivals any ever assembled […]


Eleventh Annual PNG 2015 YN Scholarship Competition AnnouncedThe Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) will provide a scholarship for a young numismatist (YN) to attend the 2015 ANA Summer Seminar in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Young numismatists between 13 and 22 are invited to apply.

This is the 11 consecutive year of PNG YN scholarships for the popular, annual American Numismatic Association educational programs […]


PNG Seeks 2015 Award NominationsThe Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) is seeking 2015 nominations for its series of annual awards to recognize achievements in various areas of the hobby and profession, according to a company statement released Thursday, March 5.

Award winners will be announced at the PNG Day summer baguette on Aug. 10, the evening prior to the ANA’s World’s Fair of Money in Rosemont, Illinois […]


Lost 1879 Stella Gold Coin Returned at ANA ShowHonesty turned out to be its own reward when it came to a gold coin lost at the recent American Numismatic Association’s National Money Show in Portland, Oregon.

Brian Hendelson, owner of Classic Coin Company in Bridgewater, New Jersey, accidentally lost an 1879 Flowing Hair variety Stella gold coin […]


Rare 1897 British Trade Dollar in Gold Grades NGC PF61An exceedingly rare 1897-dated British Trade Dollar, struck by the Bombay Mint of India in gold and with a ‘B’ mint mark, has been graded NGC PF61, the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) announced Wednesday, Feb. 25.

Less than 10 of these gold pieces are believed to have survived, and this one will go under the hammer in Baldwin’s 58th Hong Kong Coin Auction on April 2 […]


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