1870 CC G$20

1870-CC Double Eagle, 1934 $10,000 Federal Reserve Note Lead $15 Million Auction

More than 5,000 bidders take part in events at world’s leading numismatic auctioneer More than 5,100 global bidders engaged in eager bidding to drive the total result for the Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature® Auction and US Currency Signature® Auction to $15,787,609 in combined sales. A historic 1870-CC $20 XF40 PCGS soared to $360,000 […]

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Gold Cas 1000 BTC coin

World’s Most Valuable Numismatic Item

Described as “a new Goliath,” the “Gold Cas” was purchased in 2011 for only $4,905, but its value today is staggering Not seen for a decade, a one-ounce gold coin with a denomination of 1,000 Bitcoins (BTC) is the world’s most valuable numismatic item. Purchased in December 2011 for $4,905, it is now worth $48 […]

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Three Numismatic Groups Admonish Facebook About Ads Offering Counterfeits

Social media giant has not responded to warnings that the “platform continues to be used to lure gullible buyers of counterfeits” Three major numismatic organizations that sent a letter to Facebook executives to complain that the social media platform “has become the predominant choice of some fraudsters” are disappointed with the lack of a response […]

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1894-S dime

Eliasberg 1894-S Dime Sells For $1.8 Million

Morelan completes “numismatic trifecta” with fabled coin acquired by Legend from Kevin Lipton and John Albanese An 1894 San Francisco Mint silver dime that once belonged to a legendary collector known as “The King of Coins” has been acquired by Legend Numismatics of Lincroft, New Jersey (www.LegendNumismatics.com) for $1.8 million. It is a record price […]

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Festival of Coins 2021

Festival of Coins… COMING SOON!

Following the success of the Festival of Coins in September 2020, the team behind the www.allaboutcoins.co.uk website are excited to be holding the online event again, from 17-26 September 2021. The programme for the Festival of Coins is set to attract thousands of collectors from around the world, with a range of videos, articles and […]

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George Washington Commander in Chief, Armies of the United States (C.C.A.U.S.) silver medal

ANA Money Museum Receives Important Donation of George Washington Medals

Benefactor’s multi-million dollar exonumia donation includes over 800 medals from Historical Society of Pennsylvania’s famous Baker Collection More than 850 gold, silver and bronze medals related to President George Washington that were deaccessioned by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania have been donated intact to the American Numismatic Association’s (money.org) Edward C. Rochette Money Museum by […]

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United States flag

First Independence Day Prompted Striking of Earliest US Coin

New Research Reveals Founding Father Robert Morris Ordered First American Coin Struck Hours After Learning of American Independence Francis Hopkinson designed the United States flag and is believed to be the designer of the Nova Constellatio Patterns. The first consciously sovereign act of the newly-independent United States was to strike a coin, according to an […]

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