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.

Law Enforcement Seminar at March 2018 ANA National Money ShowOffenses related to USPS and FedEx shipments continue to plague the numismatic industry. The immediate challenge in these type of offenses is determining which law enforcement agency federal or local takes the lead role.

Representatives from the Postal Inspection Service, District Attorney offices, FedEx, the Banking industry and investigators from all over Texas have registered […]


Ship of Gold Exhibit Draws Record CrowdThe "Ship of Gold" exhibit, with $40 million of never-before-displayed California Gold Rush sunken treasure recovered in 2014, attracted record-setting attendance during the February 22-24, 2018 Long Beach Coin, Currency, Stamp & Sports Collectible Expo.

The exhibit of gold and silver coins, nuggets and California gold dust was housed in a 40-foot long re-creation of the hull of the legendary SS Central America that sank in 1857 […]


Rare English Proof Sets in Tyrant Collection ExhibitAmong the numismatic treasures that will be featured in the upcoming inaugural exhibit of rarities from the privately owned Tyrant Collection ( will be the largest display of English proof sets ever presented in the United States, including the complete proof set of 1746, the first ever struck as a set by the Royal Mint.

The anonymous owner of the Tyrant Collection wants the public to see these coins in person for their educational value […]

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Stacks Bowers to Auction Sacagawea Dollar / Washington Quarter Mule ErrorStack’s Bowers Galleries ( will auction a 2000-P Sacagawea dollar / Washington quarter mule error during the upcoming Whitman Coin and Collectibles Expo in Baltimore. The rarity is just one of the seventeen known to exist.

The error coin exhibits golden tan surfaces with areas of richer honey color. The pristine surfaces are complemented by satiny, cartwheel luster and bold definition to the design elements […]


PCGS-Certified Edward III Double Leopard in Inaugural USA Exhibit The upcoming inaugural exhibit of rarities from the privately-owned Tyrant Collection of coins ( will include the first public displays in the United States of some of England’s most important numismatic treasures.

Among the historic items will be one of the three known Edward III gold "Double Leopard" coins. The other two examples are in museums […]

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Fourteenth Annual PNG YN Scholarship Competition AnnouncedFor the 14th year in a row, the Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) will offer a scholarship to attend the annual American Numismatic Association Summer Seminar in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Young numismatists (YN) between the ages of 13 and 22 are eligible to enter the competition. The scholarship will cover the cost of a course ANA provides during its annual summer series of education programs […]

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Legend's XXV Regency Auction HighlightsLegend Rare Coin Auctions ( presented the 25th and first Regency Auction of 2018. Held Jan. 25 in conjunction with the PCGS Members Only Show at the Luxor Hotel in Las Vegas, nearly 330 lots were offered.

Leading sales was a GEM 1920 $20 double eagle, one of only two coins graded MS65 by PCGS. The rarity had a pre-auction estimate of $100,000+. LRCA notes that there were three active bidders at $120,000, and then […]

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PCGS Special Labels Available for 2018 Platinum Eagle 'Life' CoinProfessional Coin Grading Service  (PCGS) is offering special labels for the 2018 Proof Platinum Eagle, the first of three coins from the United State Mint’s Preamble to the Declaration of Independence design series.

This year’s edition commemorates "Life." It will be followed in years 2019 and 2020 with designs celebrating "Liberty" and Americans’ pursuit of "Happiness" […]


Heritage Sales Top $71.9 Million in First Three Weeks of 2018Heritage Auctions ( realized over $71.9 million in sales from coins and currency during the first three weeks of 2018.

Sales in January increased for a third year in a row at auctions held during the Florida United Numismatic Convention (FUN) and the New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) […]


PCGS-Graded 1943 Bronze Lincoln Cent Sold For $1+ MillionProfessional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) graded an extraordinary Lincoln Cent that was recently sold in a private sale for over one million dollars.

The bronze 1943 Lincoln Cent is the single finest known, with a grade of PCGS Mint State 63 Red […]


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