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Amazing Discoveries in S.S. Central America Purser's SafeHistoric silver and gold coins discovered in the purser’s lock box in 2014 from the fabled "Ship of Gold," the S.S. Central America that sank in 1857, are coming to market for collectors, according to the California Gold Marketing Group LLC (CGMG) of Brea, California.

"Two bags found in the purser’s box contained a combined total of $1,588.95 face value of U.S. coins from silver dimes to Half Eagle $5 gold coins, and ranged in dates from 1796 to 1857," revealed CGMG Managing Partner Dwight Manley […]

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Gold Ends Week at Two-Week High, Palladium Marks New RecordPrecious metals ticked higher Friday. Gains in gold drove it to a two-week high while those for palladium lifted the metal to another record.

Gold for April delivery added $8.20, or 0.6%, to settle at $1,322.10 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The settlement was the highest since Feb. 1 […]

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Perth Mint Gold and Silver Bullion Sales Rise in January 2019Demand for Australian bullion products increased in January from December but fell from their levels of a year ago, according Perth Mint figures published February 4, 2019.

The monthly gains were supported by surging precious metals with LBMA prices in January scoring increases of 3.3% for gold and 3.9% for silver […]

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Palladium Logs New Record As Silver, Gold and Platinum DeclineMost precious metals fell modestly Thursday. Palladium was the exception, not only gaining 1% but also closing at another record.

Gold for April delivery shed $1.20, or less than 0.1%, to settle at $1,313.90 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]

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NGC Certifies Rare Set of 1839 British Proof CoinsNumismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) has certified a rare complete 1839 Great Britain Proof Set. The incredible set includes 15 gold, silver and copper coins, representing each denomination and type issued in 1839.

Among these is an NGC PF 63+ Ultra Cameo example of the most famous of all British coins: the Una and the Lion Gold Five Sovereign […]

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Precious Metals End Mixed Wed., Feb. 13Precious metals were mixed Wednesday with gold and platinum closing slightly higher and silver and palladium finishing a bit lower.

Gold for April delivery rose $1.10, or less than 0.1%, to settle at $1,315.10 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]

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Gold Rises, Silver Ends Flat; Palladium Marks Another RecordGold, platinum and palladium finished higher Tuesday and silver was unchanged. Palladium marked another settlement record.

Gold for April delivery climbed $2.10, or 0.2%, to settle at $1,314 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]

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Gold Logs Sixth Loss in Seven SessionsMetals moved lower Monday with losses that ranged from 0.5% for gold to 2% for platinum. Gold’s loss was its sixth in seven sessions.

Gold for April delivery settled down $6.60 to $1,311.90 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. Gold eased as the U.S. dollar gained […]

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Lowell Quarter Launch Ceremony HighlightsOn Wednesday, Feb. 6, quarters celebrating Lowell National Historical Park in Massachusetts were officially introduced to the public.

A crowd of more than 2,600 people, including about 1,700 schoolchildren, attended the launch ceremony hosted by officials from the National Park Service and United States Mint. Kids aged 18 and under received a free Lowell quarter to commemorate the event[…]

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PNG Seeks 2019 Award NominationsThe Professional Numismatists Guild (www.PNGdealers.org) now is accepting nominations for its 2019 awards, according to PNG Executive Director Robert Brueggeman and President Barry Stuppler.

The Professional Numismatists Guild is a nonprofit trade association composed of the country’s top rare coin and paper money dealers who must adhere to a strict Code of Ethics in the buying and selling of numismatic merchandise […]

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