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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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WFM Suspension Spurs Grading Event

The American Numismatic Association announced June 17 that its 2020 World’s Fair of Money is suspended due to COVID-19 restrictions. The show was scheduled to be held Aug. 4-8 in Pittsburgh, Pa. While collectors and dealers will miss this much-anticipated … Continue reading

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Bank Hoard Morgan Dollars Certified

More than 250 Morgan dollars from a cache amassed at the Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank during the 1950s and 1960s have been certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation, the firm announced June 8. The hoard included rare dates and coins with … Continue reading

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Viewpoint: Nugget News Story Should Be Relevant to Coin Collectors

By Dominic Cicio I just read your article about NGC encapsulating Gold Rush nuggets in the May 5 issue of Numismatic News. Sunken treasure generally makes a good story, and authentic Gold Rush nuggets certainly bring the Old West to … Continue reading

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NGC Attributes Tomaska Die Varieties for Franklin and Kennedy Half Dollars

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) is now attributing proof Franklin half dollars and proof Kennedy half dollars according to the die varieties cataloged by Rick Tomaska in Cameo and Brilliant Proof Coinage of the 1950 to 1970 Era, the firm announced … Continue reading

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NGC Update About Shipping Address Changes

The following is a reprint from a press release by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation. Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®), Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) and Certified Guaranty Company® (CGC®) strive to provide the best possible services to all submitters at all times. During … Continue reading

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NGC Gives Nod to Donna Weaver with Signature Label

Donna Weaver, sculptor of the Return to Monticello nickel obverse (used 2016 to present) and designer of the 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame commemorative coin common reverse, is signing certification labels exclusively for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC), the firm announced … Continue reading

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CCG Donates Money and Sends Supplies to Help Fight Coronavirus

On Jan. 11, The Certified Collectibles Group® (CCG®) donated money and sent supplies to help those affected by the novel coronavirus discovered in Wuhan, China, in December 2019. CCG comprises seven of the world’s leading collectible services companies: Numismatic Guaranty … Continue reading

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Item of the Week: The 1804 Gold Eagle

The 1804 gold eagle is closely related to the famous 1804 silver dollar. There is one variety of the 1804 gold eagle that is actually tougher than the 1804 silver dollar but much less expensive, making the 1804 potentially one … Continue reading

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NGC Releases New Mona Lisa Label

On Jan. 31, Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) announced its new certification label that pays tribute to the Mona Lisa. This label is for Mona Lisa coins, minted recently in France and produced in other decades by countries around the world. … Continue reading

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