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Zechman, Feitl Receive ANA 2020 College Scholarships

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) has awarded 2020 college scholarships to Abigail Zechman from Clermont, Fla., and Colin Feitl from Hebron, Ky., the organization announced in a July 14 statement. Each winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship to use toward … Continue reading

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PCGS Announces 2020 Coin Quest Winners

The Professional Coin Grading Service Coin Quest 2020 has come to an end with the recognition of two winners, the company announced in a May 30 press release. The quest, which kicked off early in the year, challenged collectors to … Continue reading

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Heritage Offers Rare $20 Gold Piece For FUN Auction

Collectors of $20 gold pieces know the names Dr. Steven Duckor and Jay Brahin. These two major collectors have built famous sets of Saint Gaudens $20 gold pieces, which are also considered some of the most beautiful American coins. Heritage … Continue reading

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ANA World’s Fair of Money Presently Undeterred by Pandemic

While the country begins to re-open for business and stay-at-home restrictions are lifted, the American Numismatic Association (ANA) continues to plan for the World’s Fair of Money. The premier convention features all things related to coin collecting. This year, the … Continue reading

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ANA Cancels 2020 Summer Seminar

The 2020 Summer Seminar, scheduled for June 27-July 9 in Colorado Springs, Colo., has been canceled due to coronavirus (COVID-19) safety concerns, the American Numismatic Association (ANA) announced in an April 4 statement. “While it seemed inevitable with each passing … Continue reading

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PNG Now Accepting 2020 Awards Nominations

The Professional Numismatists Guild is now accepting nominations for its 2020 awards, according to PNG Executive Director Robert Brueggeman. “Each year the PNG publicly recognizes outstanding achievements in the hobby and the profession by honoring deserving recipients with awards in … Continue reading

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Long Beach Expo Auctions Bring $13 Million at Heritage Auctions

The Long Beach Expo was Feb. 20-23 and Heritage Auctions brought in the big bucks. The piece that took top lot during the Expo’s U.S. Coins section was an 1875 $10 in AU-50 that realized $360,000. (shown below).   Only … Continue reading

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Heritage Auctions’ Early-January Numismatic Signature Sales Exceed $68.8 Million

Distributed on behalf of Heritage Auctions DALLAS, Texas (February 3, 2020) – Heritage Auctions announced Monday, Feb. 3, that its numismatic Signature Auction sales in the first part of January totaled a combined  $68,811,129 from auctions held during the Florida United Numismatic Convention … Continue reading

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Scholarships Available For ANA Summer Seminar 2020 Military Numismatics Class

There are scholarships available for the Military Numismatics Class being held the second week of ANA’s Summer Seminar, July 5-8, 2020. Below is a summary of the class. “Allied Military 2 franc notes were secretly printed in the United States … Continue reading

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United States Mint Director Ryder To Participate in the ANA 2020 National Money Show

On Feb. 21, The United States Mint (Mint) announced that they will be at booth #729 at the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) National Money Show on Feb. 27, 2020, at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, Ga. Mint Director David … Continue reading

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