Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) will provide on-site authentication and grading services and offer show specials for on-site submissions at the Silver Dollar & Rare Coin Expo in Saint Charles, Missouri, October 14- 16, 2010, and at the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Baltimore Expo, November 4 – 7, 2010.
The following show specials will be available at both shows to PCGS Authorized Dealers and members of the PCGS Collectors Club:
- Walkthrough: one-day turnaround for $100 ($125 for Secure Plus) on any coin with a maximum value of $100,000
- Show Economy: $65 per coin for U.S. and world coins valued up to $3,000 each with a minimum submission of five coins
- Show Gold: $45 per coin ($55 for Secure Plus) for any U.S. gold coin valued up to $3,000 each with a minimum submission of ten coins.
Customer Service representatives will be at the PCGS booth to answer questions and accept submissions. Visitors will also have the opportunity to see demonstrations of the convenient PCGS Photograde™ Online applications for the Apple iPhone™ and Apple iPad™.
PCGS Customer Service representatives will attend Coinfest (www.thecoinfest.com) at the Marriott Stamford in Stamford, Connecticut, October 28 – 30, 2010, to answer questions and accept submissions for all levels of service except bulk. However, on-site grading will not be offered there by PCGS.
The Silver Dollar & Rare Coin Expo https://www.scoins.com/sds.aspx) will be held in the Saint Charles Convention Center, One Convention Center, in Saint Charles, Missouri. Public hours are Thursday and Friday, October 14 and 15, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturday, October 16, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free.
PCGS will accept Show Service submissions starting with dealer setup on Wednesday, October 13, through 5 p.m. Friday, October 15. All other submission levels, excluding bulk, will be accepted through mid-afternoon on Saturday, October 16.
The Whitman Coin & Collectibles Baltimore Expo (http://www.whitmanexpo.com/contentPages/Main_Baltimore.aspx?x=2) will be held in the Baltimore Convention Center, located at One Pratt Street in Baltimore, Maryland. Public hours will be Thursday, November 4, from Noon to 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, November 5 and 6, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday, November 7, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission is free during public hours.
PCGS will accept Show Service submissions in Baltimore starting with dealer setup on Thursday morning, November 4, through 5 p.m. Friday, November 5. All other submission levels, excluding bulk, will be accepted through mid-afternoon on Saturday, November 5.
Since 1986, PCGS experts have authenticated, graded and certified more than 20 million coins from around the world with a declared value of over $20 billion. For additional information, visit www.PCGS.com or call PCGS Customer Service at (800) 447-8848. PCGS is a division of Collectors Universe, Inc. (NASDAQ: CLCT).