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The Masterpiece Syndrome

Writer’s Name Withheld I am a recent coin collector whose preference when it comes to coins are modern and ultra-modern coins. When I share this with most seasoned collectors and coin dealers, there is a tinge of unintentional condescension. I … Continue reading

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Market for Morgan and Peace Dollars Still Soft

It appears another million-dollar coin purchase has recently taken place, once again illustrating how the high end of the truly rare coin market has kicked into high gear. This time it was the finest known 1855 Kellogg & Co. $50 … Continue reading

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Silver Dollar Expert Wayne Miller Joins Hand-Signing NGC Labels

In a press release from Numismatic Guaranty Corporation®, we have learned that Wayne Miller has agreed to come on board to hand-sign NGC labels. He is known for his groundbreaking work on Silver dollars. The label he will sign features … Continue reading

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Eight amazing pieces of silver

By Mark Benvenuto Throughout the entire collector community, it’s fair to say we all like hefty silver coins. It appears to be part of virtually every collector’s passion, and that desire can burn pretty brightly in many of us. Whether … Continue reading

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Peace dollars rise then drop back

Mint State generic Peace dollars while unchanged from our report of two weeks ago actually had perked up and then settled back to previous level. Morgans have not done as well as MS-64, -65 and -67 coins declined 3-5 percent. Circulated common issues of both series follow a silver market that is not very shiny currently. Continue reading

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Silver dollars make move higher

I am probably wrong, but it does seem like the precious metals sector wants and needs a major correction. In the past I have mentioned how tricky these markets can become. The metals will very often fake you out by appearing very strong one day and then falling out of bed the next morning. Yesterday was a perfect example: a new all-time high of $1,923.70 and at 4 a.m. today $1,804. You go to sleep kicking yourself for not buying more and wake up pondering why you did not sell into the higher market and believing Bernanke’s economist friends. Continue reading

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