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Bob R. Simpson Collection Nets Over $14.6 Million at Auction

The Bob R. Simpson Collection exceeded all expectations when the total amount sold for Part 1 passed $14.6 million, according to a Sept. 21 Heritage Auctions press release.  “Numismatic royalty” are the words the auctioneer used to describe legendary collector … Continue reading

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Chinese ‘Spring Dollar’ Nets $660,000 at Heritage Sale

A China 1910 Yunnan silver dollar certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) realized a whopping 660,000 USD at a Heritage Auctions sale on June 12, 2020. This is one of the highest prices ever paid for any Chinese coin, the … Continue reading

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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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Heritage Auctions Relocates World Headquarters

Heritage Auctions has moved its global headquarters into a new state-of-the-art, 160,000-square-foot facility and multi-purpose campus. As of June 1, Heritage’s global headquarters is now located at 2801 W. Airport Freeway, Dallas, Texas 75261, which is adjacent to Dallas Fort … 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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June Long Beach Expo Canceled, Heritage Relocates Auction

The Long Beach Expo on the West Coast has canceled its June 2020 expo due to the ongoing COVID-19 health pandemic and in compliance with Governor Gavin Newsom’s March 12, 2020, Executive Order to cancel all large gatherings, according to … Continue reading

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Central States Auctions Total More Than $33.6 Million

More than $33.6 million in rare coins and currency changed hands during the Central States auctions, which were moved from Chicago to Heritage Auctions’ headquarters in Dallas, Texas, April 23-26 due to the cancellation of the Central States Numismatic Society … Continue reading

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Scarce Gold Highlights Heritage’s Central States Auction

The convention might be canceled, but Heritage Auctions’ presentation of nearly 3,000 lots of U.S. coins is right on schedule for the Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) auctions on April 23-24 and 26. Heritage is hosting the sales at its … Continue reading

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Central States 2020 Convention Canceled, Auction Moved

The Central States Numismatic Society has canceled its 2020 Convention April 22-25 due to the coronavirus outbreak. “Our focus is the safety and health of our booth holders, exhibitors, collectors, and the general public.  Therefore, in accordance with recommendations from health … Continue reading

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Collector Receives $10,000 Credit from Heritage Auctions

Heritage Auctions client Steven Wilson was awarded a $10,000 auction credit March 11 through a drawing among collectors who participated in the firm’s annual numismatic survey. Wilson’s interest in collecting was born out of a childhood curiosity about the hobby … Continue reading

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