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A look behind the scenes of the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation

Over the course of more than 30 years since its founding, NGC has by now examined, graded and slabbed more than 40 million coins. Millions of clients rely on the grading service. But what happens behind the scenes? Ursula Kampmann visited the headquarters in Sarasota, Florida. more ]

World Customs Organisation Illicit Trade Report 2016

For the first time the World Customs Organisation has analysed in their Illicit Trade Report also the trafficking of cultural property. The figures show how absurd the claim is that trafficking of cultural property comes third in quantity after drugs and weapons. more ]

Our Cartoon: Franklin’s World

Philologist, numismatist and cartoonist Claire Franklin provides insight into her daily thoughts. Recently, at the triumphal procession ... more ]


The Coins of Medieval Mainz

On 21 March 2018 auction house Künker will auction off the Dr. Michael and Dr. Adelheid Loos collection of coins and medals from Mainz. This presents a great opportunity to tell the story of the city in medieval times based on the coins. more ]

Auction sales

Atlas Numismatics [ more ]

Classical Numismatic Group [ more ]

Nomos AG [ more ]

Künker, D-Osnabrück [ more ]