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Coin Clinic: Who designed the 1792 disme?

Can coins having belonged to Binion be identified? Many of the more select coins, especially Morgan silver dollars, that Ted Binion put aside were later authenticated and graded by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation®. The coins include an acknowledgment they once belonged … Continue reading

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$370,000 Buys 1792 Silver Half Disme

At the conclusion of bidding at Ira & Larry Goldberg Auctioneers’ Pre-Long Beach Auction on June 2, a PCGS graded MS-64 half disme, which was estimated to sell $350,000 sold for $370,000. Only 1,500 of these coins were struck and … Continue reading

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