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The Santa Clara Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Expo will be held Friday through Sunday, November 18 – 20, 2011 in the Santa Clara, California Convention Center, 5001 Great America Parkway.

Open to the public, over 400 dealers will be buying and selling gold, rare coins, paper money, postage stamps, postcards, autographs, historical documents, antiques and […]

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CNBC's Jane Wells in Santa Clara ExpoThe soaring spot market prices for silver and gold prompted CNBC to televise four reports from the bourse floor of the Santa Clara (California) Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Expo on Friday, April 15, 2011, opening day of the recent three-day show.

CNBC reporter Jane Wells told viewers: "The general consensus is people are buying gold for protection and buying silver for appreciation."

She and anchors in the CNBC studios in New Jersey pointed out in the broadcasts that […]

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1792 Half Disme CoinTwo famous early American coins — a 1776 Continental Currency Dollar struck in pewter (graded NGC MS65) and a 1792 Half Disme (graded NGC MS63) — will be the featured exhibits at the Santa Clara Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Expo, April 15 – 17, 2011, in the Santa Clara, California Convention Center.

"The coins have a combined value of $750,000, and will be displayed courtesy of Robert Higgins of Certified Assets Management, Inc. in Wilmington, Delaware," said Ronald J. Gillio, Expo General Chairman […]

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Fred Holabird, Gold Nugget, and Huell HowserA visit by well-known Southern California television personality Huell Howser and the first Southern California public display of a recently discovered, nearly 100-ounce gold nugget were among the highlights of the Long Beach Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Expo held February 3 – 5, 2011.

Howser videotaped interviews for an upcoming episode of his long-running TV program, "California’s Gold," that is broadcast on KCET in Los Angeles and other public television stations in the state […]

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100-Ounce Gold Nugget

The headline-making 100-ounce gold nugget recently discovered in Northern California’s Gold Rush country will make its first public appearance in Southern California at the Long Beach Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Expo (www.LongBeachExpo.com), February 3 – 5, 2011.

It will be publicly exhibited at the three-day collector’s show for the first time anywhere in Southern California courtesy of Fred Holabird and Don Kagin of […]

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(Long Beach, CA) — The line for the public to enter on opening day of the June 3 – 5, 2010 Long Beach Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Expo stretched about a one block through the huge Long Beach, California Convention Center. The opening day line stretched through the convention center at the June 3 – […]

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(Long Beach, California) – A unique six-note uncut sheet of $5 New Jersey National Currency notes stolen two years ago was returned to its grateful owner at the Long Beach Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Expo during dealer set up on June 2, 2010. Beverly Hills, California dealer Kevin Lipton happily holds the recovered six-note $5 […]

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(Long Beach, CA) — The Cardinal Type Collection of Early Copper, a multi-million dollar display of over two dozen high-grade early American copper pieces including items from an all-time finest PCGS Set Registry collection, will be exhibited at the Long Beach Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Expo, June 3 – 5, 2010. This 1793 Chain “AMERICA” […]

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(Santa Clara, California) — The next Santa Clara Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Expo will be held in the Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Parkway, April 9 – 11, 2010.  Millions of dollars of vintage collectibles will be on view and for sale on the convention floor. Open to the public, more than 400 […]

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(Long Beach, California) – Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS at www.PCGS.com) will display a spectacular collection of early U.S. half dollars, offer special discounts for coins submitted for authentication and grading, and give collectors and dealers an opportunity to have their coins digitally imaged with the PCGS TrueViewTM photo service during the Long Beach Coin, […]

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