Numismatic Press Releases & Announcements

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PCGS LogoProfessional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) is launching a series of PCGS Collectors Education Programs with the first one, "Grading 101," scheduled for Saturday, February 9, 2013, at the Long Beach Coin, Stamp & Sports Collectible Expo.

The five-hour class from 10 am to 3 pm will be taught by PCGS Education Director Michael Sherman […]

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Long Beach Coin Expo Features Walton Nickel, Panda Medals and NBA StarsThe largest, most diverse, multi-million dollar display of collectibles in Southern California history is planned for the Long Beach Coin, Stamp & Sports Collectible Expo, February 7 – 9, 2013.

Exhibits will include the famous Walton 1913 Liberty Head nickel; the finest current set of United States large cents; a $5 million display of high-denomination 19th century U.S. bank notes; and […]

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Kolbe & Fanning Announce 2013 New York Book AuctionKolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers have completed the catalogue of their 2013 New York Book Auction, to be held at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City on Saturday, January 12, in conjunction with the New York International Numismatic Convention.

The sale is composed of 271 lots of high-quality works covering the entire range of numismatics, with […]

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Finest 1792 Silver Half Disme Anchors New York Americana SaleA Superb Gem 1792 silver half disme highlights Stack’s Bowers annual New York Americana Sale, held January 22-24, 2013.

Graded MS-68 by NGC, none finer is known. It is the only example certified at this level by any service […]

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Paul L. Koppenhaver, a former Executive Director of the Professional Numismatists Guild, passed away at the age of 80 on December 1, 2012. Koppenhaver served as PNG Executive Director from 1978 to 1995 […]

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1919-D Half Dollar Highlights Legend-Morphy's $3M Regency AuctionA rare 1919-D half dollar PCGS MS65 is among the stellar offerings valued at more than $3 million in Legend-Morphy’s Dec. 13 Regency Auction at the PCGS Members Only Coin Show.

The featured highlight is a 1919-D half dollar PCGS MS65, boasting surfaces as clean and boldly lustrous as […]

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1652 Sixpence CoinA famously rare New England sixpence, considered the most valuable American coin ever found with a metal detector, will cross the block in the Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the Whitman Coin and Collectibles Baltimore Expo. Today, rare coin experts believe the sixpence will sell for a price over $100,000 […]

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US gold piece and McKinley Commemorative $1 gold pieceThe demand for precious metals hasn’t been as strong in the United States since the Gold Rush of 1849, but nowadays the "prospecting" is done at auction, and the treasures are purchased in the form of gold and silver coins.

Estate specialist Stephenson’s Auctioneers, located in the Philadelphia suburb of Southampton, has a history of successful, well-attended coin sales, and owner Cindy Stephenson is expecting another full house on Friday, Nov. 2nd […]

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Mike Fuljenz gets police awardSandwiched between receiving an award, autographing copies of his book and purchasing gold coins to fulfill his customers’ orders, America’s Gold Expert®, Michael Fuljenz, President of Universal Coin & Bullion, recently was a keynote speaker at a special training course for Texas law enforcement personnel on the topic of investigating crimes involving rare coins, bullion and jewelry […]

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1793 1C Wreath CentA 1793 Wreath Cent, Vine and Bars, SP66 Brown NGC is among the important early coinage in Heritage Auctions’ Oct. 18 American Numismatic Association (ANA) Auction, taking place at the Dallas Convention Center in conjunction with the ANA’s National Money ShowSM, Oc. 18-19 […]

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