NGC Wins Four Numismatic Literary Guild Awards

Posted on 9/2/2022

The NLG honored NGC's outstanding articles about US, world and ancient coins that are available to collectors online and by email for free.

The Numismatic Literary Guild (NLG) has presented Numismatic Guaranty Company™ (NGC®) with awards for four of its regular series of articles. Collectors can access these columns for free either at or by signing up for the monthly NGC eNews and NGC Weekly Market Report, which are delivered by email.

NGC Ancients was recognized as the best Numismatic Column for Ancient or Medieval Coins — the fifth year in a row that NGC Ancients has won this category. This year's winning columns include ones that explored the Twelve Labors of Hercules as depicted on ancient coinage. To read NGC Ancients articles, click here.

USA Coin Album was recognized as best Numismatic Column for Modern United States Coins. This column is written by NGC Research Director David W. Lange, who has now won this category for three years in a row. To read USA Coin Album columns, click here.

NGC Counterfeit Detection was recognized as best Numismatic Column for World Coins. The winning columns included two that were written by NGC Senior Grading Finalizer of World Coins Ben Wengel, in which he identified counterfeit coins from Bolivia and Czechoslovakia. To read NGC Counterfeit Detection articles, click here.

NGC Weekly Market Report was recognized as best Numismatic Investment or Marketplace Column. This year's winning columns were written by NGC Price Guide Analyst Jim Bisognani. This is the second year in a row that NGC Weekly Market Report won this category; last year's winning entries were written by former American Numismatic Association President Jeff Garrett. Garrett and Bisognani take turns writing the weekly column, which is published every Thursday. To read NGC Weekly Market Report columns, click here.

"Sharing our enthusiasm and expertise with collectors continues to be a top priority for NGC," said Mark Salzberg, NGC Chairman. "We are pleased that the NLG has again recognized our efforts to tirelessly promote numismatics through these informative articles."

The NLG was founded in 1968 as an organization for numismatic writers, editors and content creators.

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