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.

PCGS First Discovery 2019-W Quarter in GreatCollections AuctionA Virginia coin collector is about to get his second windfall from finding one of the first, elusive West Point Mint 2019 Lowell National Historical Park quarter-dollars.

Only two of those recently released 2019-W Lowell quarters have the distinctive Professional Coin Grading Service designation, PCGS First Discovery, and are the first 2019-W quarters certified by any third party grading service […]


First NGC-Certified 2019-W Quarter Submitted by Actor Shawn PyfromThe first 2019-W Quarter certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) was found by actor Shawn Pyfrom, best known for his recurring role on ABC’s popular "Desperate Housewives" series.

The US Mint recently announced that 10 million quarters with the "W" mint mark of the West Point Mint would be released into circulation at random [..]


Two Winners in PCGS Lowell 2019-W Quarter PromotionTwo avid coin collectors, one in Kansas and the other in Virginia, have agreed to split the $5,000 bounty offered by Professional Coin Grading Service ( for almost simultaneously submitting the first 2019 "America the Beautiful" Lowell National Historical Park quarter-dollars with a West Point mint mark. Both submissions arrived on the same day at PCGS headquarters.

But the PCGS Quarter Quest has not ended, and there are still opportunities for rewards and fun with W mint mark quarters in the weeks ahead […]


Stack's Bowers and Ponterio Spring Hong Kong Sale Realizes $6.96 MillionStack’s Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce the results of their Spring 2019 auction presented in conjunction with the 6th Hong Kong Coin Show held at the Mira Hotel.

The vibrant market, aided by an impressive and dynamic offering of desirable rarities, helped the sale exceed expectations, with total prices realized of $6,969,395 […]


Spink's April London Auction Features Muszynski and Dauer Collections of PMG-Graded NotesMore than 150 banknotes that were certified by Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG) from two important collections are being offered in a Spink auction in London, April 17-18.

They include 97 PMG-certified banknotes from the Michael Muszynski Collection of Sub-Saharan Africa and 62 PMG-certified banknotes from the Joanne and Edward Dauer Collection of Burma, Ceylon and India […]


CCG Announces New Services For Collectors and Dealers in IndiaThe Certified Collectibles Group® (CCG) has announced major initiatives in India, the world’s second-most populous country with more than 1.3 billion people. CCG’s independent member companies include Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC), Numismatic Conservation Services™ (NCS) and Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG).

CCG has appointed Peacock Bloom Numismatic, LLP (Peacock Bloom), an Official Submission Center to NGC, NCS and PMG in India. As an Official Submission Center in India, Peacock Bloom will assist Indian collectors and dealers with submissions to NGC, NCS and PMG. Peacock Bloom can also answer questions about the services and benefits of NGC, NCS and PMG […]


Christian Hartch of Connecticut Wins PNG 2019 YN Scholarship Christian Hartch, 18, of Greenwich, Connecticut is the winner of the 15th annual Professional Numismatists Guild ( Young Numismatist Scholarship competition.

Courtesy of PNG, Hartch can attend one of the six-day sessions of the 2019 American Numismatic Association Summer Seminar ( in Colorado Springs, Colorado […]


PCGS Offers $5,000 Reward For First 2019-W Lowell Quarter SubmittedThe first person to submit for grading one of the 2019 "America the Beautiful" Lowell National Historical Park quarter-dollars with a West Point mint mark will receive a $5,000 reward from Professional Coin Grading Service (

PCGS also is offering special designation insert labels for W mint mark quarters submitted within the first week and first 45 days of the initial discovery, as well as a discounted rate for qualifying submissions […]


Roman Coin Exhibit Valued Above $30M at June Long Beach ExpoJulius Caesar and the 11 other Caesars of long-ago Rome, along with more than 400 other superb quality ancient and Papal coins from the unparalleled Tyrant Collection, will be publicly displayed together for the first time at the Long Beach Coin, Currency Stamp & Sports Collectible Expo, June 6-8, 2019.

Entitled "Tyrants of the Tiber," this will be the fourth exhibition in a multi-year series of different displays of portions of the extensive Tyrant Collection, described as the world’s most valuable rare coin collection in private hands […]

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Mistakenly Released 2019-W Reverse Proof Lincoln Cent Graded by NGCNumismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) has certified a 2019-W Reverse Proof Lincoln Cent that was mistakenly released several weeks early by the United States Mint. The coin was not supposed to be released until April 17.

This year, the US Mint is releasing three different 2019-W cents, which are notable for being the first cents to bear the "W" mint mark of the West Point Mint […]