Coin Values

Gold Coins, Rare Coins, Assets

Welcome to Something About Coins! Much interest has been focused on gold coins, and now the U.S. Postal Service is investigating certain gold coin purchases. Doug Winter lists 20 undervalued rare gold coins, and Steve Roach comments on the rare coin versus rare art debate. India is losing a coin, and some ancient coins are [...]

1928 Peace Dollar, Dug Up Double Eagle

Welcome back to Something About Coins. The latest value of the 1928-S Peace Dollar is examined and one of 80 $20 Double Eagles was given to the Hackney Museum. The Perth Mint announced two new coins, and a 1866 $20 Liberty Type II "Trompeter" PCGS Secure PR66 Deep Cameo recently sold to a private investor. [...]

Silver Maple Leafs, Coin Imports

Welcome back to Something About Coins! The Royal Canadian Mint is reporting silver Maple Leaf coin demand is high. Dave Harper gives pointers and reminders about selling silver coins, and attorney Michael McCullough recommends to collectors to retain documentation on all coin imports. Coin values are published in the latest NumisMedia market report, plus, highlights [...]

Canadian Collector Coins, Coin Doctoring

Welcome to Something About Coins! The Royal Canadian Mint sold out of several 2010 collector coins, and the Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) revealed their Coin Sniffer technology at the recent coin show in Florida. A hot topic at coin shows concerns the bubble for top coin values, as described in the articles below. Enjoy!