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Gothic Type Coins – Victorian Hidden Date

Juney Too of Hong Kong sent this email question: “Attached please find the above as Victoria Shilling with material Silver and Diameter is 28mm but I am confusing on the year of this coin is 1873?” It’s hard to tell … Continue reading

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Matagne Collection at Maison Palombo

Belgian Patterns on Sale through Maison Palombo The Belgian coin collection of Chanoine Leon Matagne is scheduled to be sold through Maison Palombo Marseille on June 13th. It consists of just about 70 pieces and contains many rare patterns and … Continue reading

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Kremnica Strikes Stodola Coin for Slovakia

Aurel Stodola Honored on Slovakia 10 Euro Slovakia issued it’s first 10 Euro commemorative silver coin at the end of April. The piece honors noted engineer Aurel Stodola on the 150th Anniversary of his birth. Stodola was a professor of … Continue reading

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Russian Coins Featured in Long Beach

Heritage Sale – Russia Highlights The third session of the Long Beach Expo Heritage World Coin Auction setto close Friday night will feature a long run of Russian coins and medals. There are nearly 250 lots of Russian material set … Continue reading

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Huge Selection of Japanese Gold in Heritage Sale

Meiji Gold at Long Beach Hertiage Auction Simply said, the Friday session of this weeks Heritage World Coin Auction at the Long Beach Expo will offer nearly 300 pieces of Meiji era Japanese gold coins. These are quality Japanese trade … Continue reading

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Honduras in Heritage Long Beach Sale

Patterns, Essais and Scarce Honduras Types There are just 19 lots of Honduars material in the Heritage Wold Coin Auction set for tomorrow at the Long Beach Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Expo, but most of them are precious patterns, essais … Continue reading

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German Colonial Coins in Long Beach

Heritage Long Beach – German Colonial Coins                                                 Tomorrow the Long Beach Heritage World Coin Auction will begin crossing the block. This sale offeres the anticipated wide array of world coins, with several runs and individual coins of special … Continue reading

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British Indian Ocean Territory Coin Issued

Pobjoy Mint issues First Coin for British Indian Ocean Territories The British Indian Ocean Territories is a selection of Islands located halfway between India and Indonesia in the Chagos Archipelago. They were administered by Mauritius until 1965 and in 1976 … Continue reading

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