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PCGS Authenticates Unique 1868/6 Australia Overdate SovereignProfessional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) has authenticated the first known 1868/6 overdate Australian sovereign.

The historic gold coin depicting a young Queen Victoria recently was submitted by a sharp-eyed professional numismatist on the Australian island state of Tasmania, and it now is certified PCGS AU58+ […]

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Palladium Extends Streak of Records to Three DaysMost precious metals declined Wednesday. Palladium was the exception, ending at yet another record for its third straight daily string of them. Gold, meanwhile, slipped from an almost 21-week high.

Gold for February delivery shed $4, or 0.3%, to settle at $1,242.60 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]

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Gold Marks 21-Week High, Palladium Scores Another RecordMost precious metals climbed Tuesday. In highlights, gold finished near a 21-week high, silver closed at a 1-month high, and palladium scored another record.

Gold for February delivery advanced $7, or 0.6%, to settle at $1,246.60 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The settlement was the best since gold ended at the same price on July 12 […]

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Fabled Brasher Doubloon at January 2019 Long Beach ShowEight historic early American coins, including a legendary 1787 gold Brasher Doubloon, will be exhibited by Professional Coin Grading Service at the next Long Beach Coin, Currency, Stamp and Sports Collectible Expo held Jan. 31 to Feb. 2, 2019.

This same exhibit was an enormous hit earlier this year at ANA’s 2018 World’s Fair of Money in Philadelphia […]

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Anna Escobedo Cabral, the 42nd U.S. Treasurer, to Sign NGC LabelsNumismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) is excited to announce that Anna Escobedo Cabral, the 42nd Treasurer of the United States, will individually hand-sign certification labels for NGC.

As Treasurer of the United States, Cabral worked closely with the directors of the US Mint during a dynamic time in its history, when some of its most successful and innovative coins were released […]

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Precious Metals Surge in December StartPrecious metals futures rallied Monday in starting the new trading week and month. Gold closed around a 20-week high and palladium scored a fresh record.

Gold for February delivery tacked on $13.60, or 1.1%, to settle at $1,239.60 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The settlement was the highest since gold ended at $1,239.70 an ounce on July 16 […]

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Gold Climbs in November; US Mint Bullion Sales MixedPrecious metals futures declined Friday. Silver’s loss on the day drove it lower for the week and for November while gold’s and palladium’s daily losses only trimmed their weekly and November gains.

Gold for February delivery on Friday shed $4.40, or 0.4%, to settle at $1,226 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]

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CAG Artifact Registry Debuts with Armstrong ItemsCollectibles Authentication Guaranty® (CAG) has launched the CAG Artifact Registry™, a searchable online gallery of CAG-certified collectibles. It can be viewed at CAGcertified.com/Registry.

The first collection to be featured in the CAG Artifact Registry is the Armstrong Family Collection™, thousands of artifacts saved by astronaut Neil Armstrong — the first man to walk on the moon — and his immediate family members […]

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PNG Steps Up Fight Against FakesThe Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force (ACTF) accomplished major victories combatting fakes and educating the public about counterfeits in the marketplace in 2018, according to ACTF Coordinator Beth Deisher.

She envisions continued success in 2019 following the recent major reorganization of the group’s parent organization, the Anti-Counterfeiting Educational Foundation (ACEF) […]

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Gold Ends At More Than Three-Week HighPrecious metals were little changed Thursday. Gold was alone in gains, and finished at a more than three-week high.

Gold for February delivery — the new, most active contract — edged up 60 cents, or less than 0.1%, to settle at $1,230.40 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The settlement was the highest since Nov. 5 […]

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