A group of 12 different 1792 pattern coins, four original Confederate half dollars, and 12 Confederate coins, from The Donald G. Partrick Collection of Extraordinary United States Colonials, will take center stage as part of Heritage Auctions’ Jan. 7-10 Florida United Numismatists (FUN) Convention auctions.
If auction activity at the first two national coin shows of 2014 (combined total sales of $105 million reported by Heritage Auctions) are any indicator of things to come for the coin market this year, it's going to be an exciting year indeed.
The market for high-quality U.S. rare coins saw record-setting amounts paid and higher than average numbers of rare coins in the marketplace in 2013; which has collectors and dealers eager to see how rare coins fare in 2014.
A rare and desirable $10 1871-CC PCGS AU58 coin boasted provenance from the fabled Simpson Collection and the David Hall Collection prior to that – which surpassed its high estimate and sold for $28,900 at Legend-Morphy's auction debut at the PCGS Member Only auction Dec. 13, 2012.
Cordier Auctions & Appraisals is hosting its first sale at a new facility in Harrisburg, Pa, Saturday and Sunday. The 12,000 square foot facility is home to the company's salesroom, offices and storage facility. Highlights of the 675 plus lot sale include a strong selection of Asian ceramics, a 19th century Flemish carved ivory...