From the offical ANA Grading Service are a variety of very
useful research tools to help the numismatic community be more
informed collectors. Find a variety of tools below, all of
which will take you to the NGC website - www.ngccoin.com.
NGC Coin Explorer
The NGC Coin Explorer is the most comprehensive reference for
United States coins. This complete catalog has images and
specifications for every US coin, including mintage figures and
current melt values for all gold, silver, and platinum coins.
Detailed descriptions with insightful analysis are available for
almost every coin. NGC certified populations are also displayed in
simple chart and graph formats.
The NGC online census, updated weekly, provides population data
for US and World coins certified by NGC. Clicking on the desired
category will open that particular selection, and further options
for obtaining more detailed information will appear.
The NGC US Coin Price Guide, World Coin Price Guide, Chinese
Modern Coin Price Guide, World Gold Coins Value Guide and Coin Melt
Values are your comprehensive online resources for coin values and
NGC Auction Central lists past and future auctions of
NGC-certified United States coins. You can easily navigate sales
from some of the world's largest numismatic auction houses.
This powerful search tool helps you research prices realized
and find upcoming auctions of your favorite coins, all in one
Verify NGC Certification
This tool will allow you to enter the certification number of an
NGC coin and look up the details of that coin in the NGC
Coin Grading Guide: From 1 to 70
NGC Research Director David W. Lange, looks at the entire series
of US coins, on a type-by-type basis, providing tips on how each
coin type is graded and qualities to seek in selecting optimum
NGC maintains a comprehensive guide to the varieties we
recognize on our Web site. Specific coin details are a benefit of
paid NGC Collectors Society membership. Click on any of the series
below to see a comprehensive list of NGC recognized varieties.
Coin Details Mobile App
Free and easy to use, NGC Coin Details combines the best of our
research suite into one mobile app. Scan the barcode on any NGC®
coin label with your iPhone® or Android™ device, and verify NGC
NGC's research department uses many resources when researching
information for VarietyPlus and the Coin Explorer, you can search
through the Reference used from this page.
NGC created this alphabetical glossary of common numismatic
terms that you may encounter on the NGC certification label and
elsewhere on the website.