Found 135 articles matching Coins & Currency category.
  • Nov 7 2013
  • 7 Nov 2013

One of Jesse Owens’ 1936 Olympic Gold Medal to Sell in Online Auction

One of the four gold medals won by U.S. sporting great Jesse Owens at the 1936 Olympics is headed to the auction block. SCP Auctions, […]

  • Nov 4 2013
  • 4 Nov 2013

Unloved Antiques: Bronze Commemorative Medals and Coins

Nearly everyone has a bronze commemorative coin or medal kicking about the house. I must have a half dozen or so myself from local events. […]

  • Oct 25 2013
  • 25 Oct 2013

The Collector’s Minute: Calendar Medals

Calendar medals are often items of speculation, and they’re frequently though to be one-of-a-kind, rare presentation pieces. But like paper calendars, they only appear rare […]

  • Oct 9 2013
  • 9 Oct 2013

1792 U. S. Federal Bond Issued to and Signed by George Washington to Headline Sale

FORT LEE, N.J. – An important 1792 U.S. Federal bond, issued to and signed by George Washington while he was president, is the expected top […]

  • Oct 9 2013
  • 9 Oct 2013

Archives International Auctions offers U.S. & Worldwide Banknotes & Scripophily

FORT LEE, N.J. – More than 1,400 lots of rare and highly collectible U.S. and worldwide banknotes, scripophily (the collecting of stocks and bonds), autographs, […]

  • Sep 30 2013
  • 30 Sep 2013

Climax of David Fore Collection Sale Bolsters Worldwide Coin Collections

A room full of enthusiastic bidders found fierce competition from buyers on the Internet and on the phone as they fought to take home part […]

  • Aug 25 2013
  • 25 Aug 2013

Pearl River Meets the East River over a Chinese Export Silver Box

珠江在一個中國出口銀盒上遇到了紐約的東河 For a nation that had been almost totally introspective to the point of being hermetically sealed off for hundreds of years, it never ceases […]

  • Aug 23 2013
  • 23 Aug 2013

ANA World’s Fair of Money Auctions Set Chicago Area on Fire; $75 Million in Sales

CHICAGO – Strength and power describe the ongoing prowess of the rare coin market. The just concluded American Numismatic Association’s World’s Fair of Money convention […]

  • Aug 16 2013
  • 16 Aug 2013

A Coin Collector’s Question: Is it Time to Flock to U.S. Silver Eagles?

In the early 1980s, a multitude of investors and collectors were keen on acquiring silver in coin or bar format for investment and speculation. The […]

  • Aug 5 2013
  • 5 Aug 2013

Lot of 1970s-Era United Arab Emirates Banknotes Gavels for $29,500 at AIA Sale

FORT LEE, N.J. – One lot consisting of five 1970s-era banknotes from the United Arab Emirates, with Serial Number “000002” in denominations ranging from 1-to-100 […]