What We Do

Welcome to Louisville Numismatic Exchange, a full service coin shop in the heart of downtown Louisville. From the beginning collector to those with even the most comprehensive collection, Louisville Numismatic Exchange is your premiere source for buying and selling US and Foreign coins, exonumia, paper money, scrap gold, sterling silver, and estate jewelry.


Numismatic News

Recent Numismatic News

Louisville Numismatic : January 21, 2014 3:50 pm : News

Numismatic News

Coin collecting news since 1952

Despite an announcement from the Mint Sept. 8 that it would end sales of the 2014 platinum American Eagle bullion coin on Oct. 1, buyers only purchased 200 coins since the announcement. Gold Eagles saw a boost in sales, with  … Continue reading
Author: Connor Falk
Posted: September 18, 2014, 9:55 pm
If you could start coin collecting all over again, what would you do differently? Another way of putting this question is: if you were completely free to collect anything that appeals to you, what would it be? Too many of … Continue reading
Author: Dave Harper
Posted: September 18, 2014, 9:41 pm
It’s technically the Illinois Centennial half dollar but it is Abraham Lincoln who dominates the design and is known to many as the Lincoln-Illinois Centennial half dollar. The fact that the Illinois Centennial half dollar was dated 1918 should give … Continue reading
Author: Paul M. Green
Posted: September 18, 2014, 9:29 pm
By Richard Giedroyc In the Sept. 9 issue someone inquired about 9-11 memorial coins. What I have falls into the bullion type coin. The front is the Twin Towers, the Statue of Liberty and smaller buildings silhouetted on clear background, … Continue reading
Author: NMN
Posted: September 18, 2014, 9:10 pm
By Mark A. Brown I had an eye-opening experience recently. A friend and fellow collector invited me over to see his several coin collections including, as it turned out, a collection of colorized silver eagles. I have never been very … Continue reading
Author: NMN
Posted: September 18, 2014, 8:47 pm
First try at grading goes better than expected I just had some coins graded, something I have never done before. One of the coins was a 1922 cent. I purchased the coin at an auction about 20 years ago for … Continue reading
Author: NMN
Posted: September 18, 2014, 8:39 pm
From the Sept. 5 Numismatic News E-Newsletter: Does the Mint make too many versions of the proof set? Here are some answers sent from our e-newsletter readers to Editor Dave Harper. Yes. It is confusing even for someone who has … Continue reading
Author: NMN
Posted: September 18, 2014, 8:05 pm
More than $28 million was realized Sept. 3-7 by Heritage Auctions sales of coins and paper money in Long Beach. Leading the results for U.S. coins was a 1792 silver-center cent, which sold for $705,000. The coin was graded MS-61+ … Continue reading
Author: NMN
Posted: September 18, 2014, 3:44 pm
Return to the gold standard is called for by a New Jersey U.S. Senate candidate. Jeffrey Bell, a fiscal and economic conservative, is challenging Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J. in the Nov. 4 election on this numismatically related proposition. Bell says … Continue reading
Author: David L. Ganz
Posted: September 18, 2014, 3:33 pm
America the Beautiful (ATB) 5-ounce silver coins are big, bold and sought after by collectors and investors alike. Those loyal to the series will be buying the latest ATB release – Great Sand Dunes. “I’d say about 80 percent are … Continue reading
Author: Connor Falk
Posted: September 18, 2014, 3:24 pm

Leave a response »

« Page 1 »