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Gold Rush Excepted for ‘Goldbug’ Collection

Heritage Auctions strikes gold this fall by offering The James Dines “Original Goldbug” Collection, named for the legendary financial prognosticator who is also an esteemed numismatist. Dines, who rose to forecasting fame in the 1950s and ’60s, has spent more … Continue reading

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Morgan Dollars Headline Heritage Platinum Night at Central States

A total of 58 lots will be offered in “The Perfection Collection of DMPL/Prooflike Morgan Dollars” during Heritage Auctions’ Platinum Night on April 25 at 6 p.m. at the Central States Numismatic Society Show in Schaumburg, Illinois. Among the featured … Continue reading

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Mint statistics hint at number of new collectors

The aftermarket for collectible coins is always difficult to access. There is no clearinghouse through which dealers report their sales. We need to rely on a series of co-incidence barometers to check the temperature of the business of coins. The … Continue reading

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Gold to top Henry sale

Gold will highlight a March 31 coin and paper money auction, mail and phone bid sale conducted by Sonny Henry’s Auction service. The sale will feature the Illinois Valley Collections and others, according to Henry, and be called at the Midwest Center for Christian Living in Lasalle, Ill. Continue reading

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1795 silver dollar tops Long Beach

A 1795 Flowing Hair silver dollar highlighted the results of an approximately $13 million auction conducted by Heritage Auctions June 1 in Long Beach, Calif. Continue reading

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