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6 09, 2018

CAC Coins Bring Premiums in August

By |2018-09-06T22:14:22+00:00September 6th, 2018|Coin Shop Blog|Comments Off on CAC Coins Bring Premiums in August

CAC-approved coins outperformed other certified coins in the Heritage Auctions and Stack's Bowers events at the American Numismatic Association (ANA) World's Fair of Money show in Philadelphia. Also, CAC coins continued to bring substantial premiums in Internet sales by GreatCollections. Here are 10 examples, which were selected from a large number of results that could have been listed. On August 12, GreatCollections sold a CAC-approved MS64 grade 1857 Flying Eagle cent for $1,649. This same firm sold certified MS64 1856 Flying Eagle cents, without CAC stickers, for $1,056 on March 25, 2018, for $1,132 on November 5, 2017, and for [...]

31 08, 2018

ANA Coin Show in Philadelphia Draws Nearly 10,000, Offered Numismatic Feast For The Eyes

By |2018-08-31T22:11:44+00:00August 31st, 2018|Coin Shop Blog|Comments Off on ANA Coin Show in Philadelphia Draws Nearly 10,000, Offered Numismatic Feast For The Eyes

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez, Editor The American Numismatic Association (ANA) World's Fair of Money convention held in Philadelphia August 14-18, 2018 was a rousing success by many measures. The ANA just released the total attendance figures for the coin show, and we now know 9,939 people walked through the doors of the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Center City to enjoy one of the biggest East Coast numismatic events in years. And it wasn't just big attendance numbers that helped make the ANA World's Fair of Money a success, but also record figures for some rare coins and currency that crossed the [...]

29 08, 2018

PNG Donates To ICTA’s Anti-Counterfeiting Efforts

By |2018-08-29T22:16:36+00:00August 29th, 2018|Coin Shop Blog|Comments Off on PNG Donates To ICTA’s Anti-Counterfeiting Efforts

To help fight fake numismatic merchandise in the marketplace, the Professional Numismatists Guild (www.PNGdealers.org) has donated $15,525 to the Industry Council for Tangible Assets Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force (www.ictaonline.org/actf). “Our PNG Board members personally donated $10,500 and the remainder of the money came from a portion of the fee for PNG members who took tables at the 2018 PNG/ANA Numismatic Trade Show in Philadelphia,” explained PNG Executive Director Robert Brueggeman. The donation was announced by PNG President Barry Stuppler at the PNG Awards banquet in Philadelphia, August 13. “Counterfeiting is a problem that potentially confronts every dealer and every collector, and [...]

25 08, 2018

Scott Travers Talks Rare Coins, Real Deals & Rhodium Investments

By |2018-08-25T04:10:27+00:00August 25th, 2018|Coin Shop Blog|Comments Off on Scott Travers Talks Rare Coins, Real Deals & Rhodium Investments

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez, Editor Noted coin expert and numismatic author Scott Travers was at the American Numismatic Association (ANA) World's Fair of Money in Philadelphia and we at CDN Publishing were there, too, offering the new Monthly Greysheet and signing up many new subscribers for our various publications. For months, we and Travers had been wanting to sit down together for a podcast interview and thought it a serendipitous opportunity to do so at the ANA show in Philly. So, that we did, and the lively conversation was enlightening, educational, and - yes - entertaining! CDN Publisher John Feigenbaum conducted the wide-reaching 22-minute [...]

23 08, 2018

Ultra Rare 1854-S $5 Gold Coin Acquired By David Lawrence Rare Coins and John Albanese

By |2018-08-23T22:13:15+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Coin Shop Blog|Comments Off on Ultra Rare 1854-S $5 Gold Coin Acquired By David Lawrence Rare Coins and John Albanese

  On August 15th during an auction held at the American Numismatic Association's World Fair of Money in Philadelphia, John Brush of David Lawrence Rare Coins (DLRC) and John Albanese of Certified Acceptance Corporation (CAC) acquired the fourth identified example of the world-famous 1854-S No Motto Half Eagle for $2.16 million. The coin, which was graded and authenticated by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) as Extremely Fine 45, was recently discovered by a New England collector who had the coin submitted to NGC by a dealer acquaintance believing it to be counterfeit. Prior to the discovery of this piece, only three examples [...]

16 08, 2018

Busy Wednesday at ANA Philly Coin Show

By |2018-08-16T22:20:19+00:00August 16th, 2018|Coin Shop Blog|Comments Off on Busy Wednesday at ANA Philly Coin Show

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez, CDN Editor It was Wednesday at the American Numismatic Association (ANA) World's Fair of Money coin show in Philadelphia, but don't tell that to coin dealers – many of whom may have sworn it was a Friday or Saturday, based on robust crowds and the overall buzz in the room at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. We at CDN Publishing, booth 923, observed a steady crowd and constant foot traffic over at our table. Many copies of and subscriptions for the Greysheet were sold today, but on top of that we received excellent feedback on our revamped Greysheet, which [...]

14 08, 2018

On The Road To The ANA World’s Fair Of Money In Philadelphia

By |2018-08-14T22:22:02+00:00August 14th, 2018|Coin Shop Blog|Comments Off on On The Road To The ANA World’s Fair Of Money In Philadelphia

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez, Editor  I'm arriving in Philadelphia today to join CDN Publisher John Feigenbaum and CDN Editor Patrick Ian Perez at the 2018 American Numismatic Association (ANA) World's Fair of Money. I always love visiting Philadelphia - it's one of my favorite cities. The history… The cheesesteaks… Those “Rocky” steps at the Philadelphia Museum of Art… The Liberty Bell and Independence Hall… The United States Mint… And now, of course, the ANA World's Fair of Money. I've been to many coin shows over the years, including the ANA National Money Show. Yet - believe it or not - this [...]

13 08, 2018

Mint to Display Three 1933 Double Eagles at ANA World’s Fair of Money

By |2018-08-13T22:18:40+00:00August 13th, 2018|Coin Shop Blog|Comments Off on Mint to Display Three 1933 Double Eagles at ANA World’s Fair of Money

Display Will Include Previously Unknown Piece The United States Mint announced that it will display three of the nation's 1933 Double Eagle Gold Coins in booth 218 at the American Numismatic Association's World's Fair of Money in Philadelphia from August 14 to August 18. The display will feature two of the 10 pieces recovered by the government in 2004. Those coins were the subject of 11 years of litigation, which was resolved last year in favor of the government. The Mint will also display the previously undisclosed specimen that was voluntarily and unconditionally given over to the government by a [...]

10 08, 2018

See Space-Flown Armstrong Items at the World’s Fair of Money

By |2018-08-10T22:12:49+00:00August 10th, 2018|Coin Shop Blog|Comments Off on See Space-Flown Armstrong Items at the World’s Fair of Money

The exhibit at the NGC booth includes Apollo 11 Robbins Medals, which show an early version of the design eventually used on the Eisenhower dollar. Collectibles Authentication Guaranty (CAG) will present selections from the Armstrong Family Collection at the American Numismatic Association's World's Fair of Money, which is being held Aug. 14-18 in Philadelphia. CAG is an independent affiliate of Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) and Paper Money Guaranty (PMG), which are well-known and respected within the numismatic community for their expert coin and paper money certification services, respectively. The incredible Armstrong Family Collection includes thousands of historic artifacts saved by astronaut Neil Armstrong [...]

9 08, 2018

1794 Dollar & Collector Enjoy Homecoming Party In Philadelphia

By |2018-08-09T22:16:21+00:00August 9th, 2018|Coin Shop Blog|Comments Off on 1794 Dollar & Collector Enjoy Homecoming Party In Philadelphia

  It will be a Philadelphia “homecoming” at the ANA 2018 World's Fair of Money for one of the finest-known surviving examples of a 1794 Flowing Hair silver dollar. It's also a homecoming for the person exhibiting that historic coin, Silvano DiGenova (below), President of Tangible Investments, Inc. in Laguna Beach, California, who also is originally from Philly. Graded PCGS MS63+ CAC, this 1794 dollar's impressive pedigree includes such famous collectors as Virgil Brand, F.C.C. Boyd and the Cardinal Collection assembled by noted silver dollar researcher Martin Logies. DiGenova has owned this classic, early American coin three times over the [...]

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