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.

NGC Now Certifies and Encapsulates Canceled Dies Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) has announced a new certification and encapsulation service for coin, token and medal dies. As many numismatists know, dies are the tools used in the minting process to strike a planchet and impart the coin’s design.

After their useful life is over, dies are usually destroyed by a mint. Sometimes, however, they are canceled and sold as a numismatic product or scrap. These canceled dies are defaced to prevent them from being used to illegitimately strike more coins […]

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Collectors Universe Names Brett Charville as PCGS PresidentAs part of the strategic plans by parent company Collectors Universe, Inc. (NASDAQ: CLCT) to improve and expand services and products for collectors and dealers worldwide, professional numismatist Brett Charville has been named President of Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com), effective January 1, 2019.

Charville has been a dealer in collectible coins for over 15 years. An expert in grading and evaluating U.S. vintage coins, he got his break in the world of professional numismatics like many others have, as an intern at Heritage Auction Galleries in Dallas, Texas […]

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PCGS to Display Finest Proof Morgans Set At 2019 FUNThe finest proof Morgan dollars set will be displayed by The PCGS Set Registry® at the 2019 Florida United Numismatists convention for the first time anywhere in public.

Known as the "Mr. Perfection 13" collection, the award-winning, 27-coin Morgan dollar basic proof set is 100 percent complete and has a rating of 69.47, according to Cosetta Robbins, Professional Coin Grading Service Set Registry Manager […]

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PCGS Authenticates Unique 1868/6 Australia Overdate SovereignProfessional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) has authenticated the first known 1868/6 overdate Australian sovereign.

The historic gold coin depicting a young Queen Victoria recently was submitted by a sharp-eyed professional numismatist on the Australian island state of Tasmania, and it now is certified PCGS AU58+ […]

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Fabled Brasher Doubloon at January 2019 Long Beach ShowEight historic early American coins, including a legendary 1787 gold Brasher Doubloon, will be exhibited by Professional Coin Grading Service at the next Long Beach Coin, Currency, Stamp and Sports Collectible Expo held Jan. 31 to Feb. 2, 2019.

This same exhibit was an enormous hit earlier this year at ANA’s 2018 World’s Fair of Money in Philadelphia […]

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Anna Escobedo Cabral, the 42nd U.S. Treasurer, to Sign NGC LabelsNumismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) is excited to announce that Anna Escobedo Cabral, the 42nd Treasurer of the United States, will individually hand-sign certification labels for NGC.

As Treasurer of the United States, Cabral worked closely with the directors of the US Mint during a dynamic time in its history, when some of its most successful and innovative coins were released […]

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CAG Artifact Registry Debuts with Armstrong ItemsCollectibles Authentication Guaranty® (CAG) has launched the CAG Artifact Registry™, a searchable online gallery of CAG-certified collectibles. It can be viewed at CAGcertified.com/Registry.

The first collection to be featured in the CAG Artifact Registry is the Armstrong Family Collection™, thousands of artifacts saved by astronaut Neil Armstrong — the first man to walk on the moon — and his immediate family members […]

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PNG Steps Up Fight Against FakesThe Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force (ACTF) accomplished major victories combatting fakes and educating the public about counterfeits in the marketplace in 2018, according to ACTF Coordinator Beth Deisher.

She envisions continued success in 2019 following the recent major reorganization of the group’s parent organization, the Anti-Counterfeiting Educational Foundation (ACEF) […]

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NGC Certifies Rare Medal Struck for 1970 Brazilian Soccer Team Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) has certified a very rare gold medal struck by Mexico for the Brazilian soccer team to celebrate them as the first to win three World Cups. The historic feat was achieved in 1970 in Mexico, which hosted the World Cup tournament that year.

The medal was purchased in a private sale and recently submitted to NGC, which graded it NGC MS 66 […]

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Holarbird To Auction Token Dies From Northwest Territorial MintHolabird Western Americana Collections has planned a sale "to die for" that spans five days — from December 5th thru the 9th — featuring a massive offering of token dies from the Northwest Territorial Mint Liquidation, plus other items in a wide array of collecting categories, a staggering 3,500 lots in all, at 8 am Pacific time all five days.

The auction will be held online and in Holabird’s gallery located at 3555 Airway Drive (Suite 308) in Reno […]

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