May 15, 2021
Vital rare coin & paper money industry updates
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Apr 9 — Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) was selected by Sotheby’s in New York to officially certify and grade the 1933 Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle, a gold coin once owned by King Farouk of Egypt that will soon be offered for sale.
Apr 6 — An extraordinary 1907 Ultra High Relief (UHR) Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle graded PCGS PR68 by Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) has traded hands for $4,112,500 to become one of the most valuable gold coins ever sold.
Feb 23 — Multimillion-Dollar Sets Involve the All-Time Finest 1913 Liberty Nickel, Graded PR66 by Professional Coin Grading Service
Apr 15 — Out of an abundance of caution for both our employees and customers, we took a measured and responsible approach and briefly closed our offices. During our temporary closure, we developed and implemented an ongoing safety plan that ensures the well-being of both employees and customers alike. It was only then, along with the commitment of our team, that we chose to reopen our doors.
Dec 26 — PCGS has introduced NFC chips into some of their slabs as an anti-counterfeiting measure. The chips allows smart-phone users to tap a chip-enhanced slab to authenticate a slab and see details about the contents.
Nov 27 — Professional Coin Grading Service has announced new PCGS CAC Set Registry composites (sets), which will permit collectors to build collections of PCGS-graded coins that have been awarded a seal of approval from Certified Acceptance Corporation.
Nov 20 — Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) announced that the grading authority will again be authenticating, grading, and certifying United States and world paper money domestically.
Dec 7 — The finest proof Morgan dollars set will be displayed by the PCGS Set Registry at the 2019 Florida United Numismatists convention for the first time anywhere in public.
Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) is third-party coin and banknote grading company. Launched in 1986, PCGS has certified more than 42.5 million United States and world coins, medals, and tokens with a cumulative value of over $36 billion. For more information about PCGS products and services, including how to submit coins for authentication and grading, please visit www.PCGS.com or call PCGS Customer Service at (800) 447-8848.related news