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.

Stack's Bowers Galleries August 2020 Las Vegas Auction HighlightsStack’s Bowers Galleries ( is thrilled to present several important collections of United States coins and Numismatic Americana in their August 2020 Las Vegas Auction.

The sale will be held August 5-7 at the Bellagio Hotel and Casino alongside the PCGS Members Only Show, with additional Internet Only sessions to be hosted on the Stack’s Bowers Galleries website August 10-12 […]


PCGS Adds Three Experts And Promotes Two Team MembersProfessional Coin Grading Service ( recently welcomed to its team three key professionals with rich numismatic expertise and business experience.

Joining the company are longtime collector and seasoned business executive David Steinberger as Vice President of Customer Experience, numismatist Sanjay C. Gandhi as World Coins Content Manager, and banknote specialist Cory Williams as Senior Banknote Grader […]


APMD: Enjoy 2020 "Gold Rush" PrudentlyBuyers of physical gold and silver during the 2020 "Gold Rush" should be wary of potential counterfeits in the marketplace, mistaking plated "gold coins" for bullion products, and avoid overpaying for any purchases, cautions the Accredited Precious Metals Dealers (APMD division of the nonprofit Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG

"Adding gold, silver or platinum bullion coins or ingots to an investment portfolio can be a smart choice, but knowing your seller can be a crucial choice," advises PNG-APMD President Richard Weaver […]


1910 'Spring Dollar' Realizes $660,000 at Heritage AuctionA China 1910 Yunnan Silver Dollar certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) realized an outstanding $660,000 USD at a Heritage Auctions sale June 12, 2020. This is one of the highest prices ever paid for any Chinese coin.

Commonly referred to as a "Spring Dollar," this is one of the greatest rarities in Chinese numismatics […]


NGC Offers 'Early Production' DesignationNumismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) is excited to announce the addition of the Early Production designation to its industry-leading lineup of releases designations.

The Early Production designation is available for select coins received by NGC or an NGC-approved depository in mint-sealed packaging that is dated on or before January 31 of the coin’s year of issue […]


2020 PMG Registry Awards CategoriesPaper Money Guaranty® (PMG) is excited for the 2020 PMG Registry Awards, and we hope you are too!

The PMG Registry is a free online platform where collectors register and display their PMG-certified notes and compete against other collectors around the world for recognition and prizes […]


Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) has certified the Beeston Collection, an outstanding set of over 200 British error coins. The coins were recently submitted to NGC International UK Ltd. (NGC UK), the London-based affiliate of NGC.

The Beeston Collection includes many different types of unusual and appealing errors. Nearly all of the errors are from Great Britain, but the collection also includes examples from Jersey, Isle of Man, Gibraltar, Guernsey and Ireland […]


U.S. Mint Statement on Circulating CoinsThe impact of COVID-19 has resulted in the disruption of the supply channels of circulating coinage — the pennies, nickels, dimes, and quarters that the American people and businesses use in their day-to-day transactions. The United States Mint ( is part of the solution to this issue, but we need your help as well.

In normal circumstances, retail transactions and coin recyclers return a significant amount of coins to circulation on a daily basis […]


Stack's Bowers Galleries June 2020 Sale Tops $5 MillionThe Stack’s Bowers Galleries ( June 2020 Auction continued the trend of exceptional prices realized recently demonstrated in their March Santa Ana and May Hong Kong auctions.

Over $5 million was realized in the June sale across United States coins, tokens and medals, achieving 114% of the pre-sale estimate on sold lots […]


Attempted Sell Of Fake $300,000 Gold Stella CoinActing on a tip from the Anti-Counterfeiting Educational Foundation (, federal and local California law enforcement agents now are investigating the attempted sale of $400,000 of counterfeit coins including a fake example of the historic 1879 Coiled Hair gold $4 "Stella" that brought $300,000 at auction last year.

The seller also is a suspect in an earlier case involving fakes, according to Doug Davis, Director of the ACEF Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force […]