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PNG Reports Active U.S. Rare Coin Market Despite Pandemic

The market for high-quality, rare United States coins remained active during the first six months of 2020 despite pandemic-related closures of many retail locations and cancelation of dozens of coin shows and numismatic conventions around the country, according to the … Continue reading

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GreatCollections Offers Ultra-Rare 1882 $1,000 Gold Certificate

An ultra-rare 1882 $1,000 Gold Certificate, of which only a handful of examples are known, is currently being auctioned by GreatCollections, the auction firm announced in a June 5 press release. The large-size, high-denomination note, which features a half-length portrait … Continue reading

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GreatCollections offers PMG-certified Civil War-era Printer’s Proofs

In a press release by Paper Money Guaranty®, we have learned that GreatCollections is offering up four pairs of 1861 printer’s proofs of some of the earliest banknotes issued by the U.S. government. They are being offered during their online-only … Continue reading

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NGC-Certified Seated Liberty Half Dollar Mint Error Realizes Over $50,000

In a press release from Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ® (NGC®), we have learned that an error coin certified by them realized $51,754 at an auction by GreatCollections. The nearly 150-year old coin was struck on a wrong-sized planchet that was intended … Continue reading

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