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Piece of Shipwreck History Up for Bid

Heritage Auctions will be selling a piece of shipwreck history as part of the August ANA Auction #1318. The S.S. Central America shipwreck occurred in the 1850s and forever changed numismatic history. The lot up for bid in the ANA … Continue reading

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Bidders chase gold at Kagin’s Auction

It did not bring the highest price realized in Kagin’s million dollar auction Sept. 21, but an Emperor Norton I 50-cent bond sold for $12,600. The piece of paper issued by a San Francisco eccentric who proclaimed himself emperor of … Continue reading

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