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The Most Valuable Common Coins are CAC Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles

Anyone can buy a CAC approved gem quality (MS65) Saint, probably a 1924 or a 1928, for less than $4,000. These exist in quantity.


Rare Gold Coins in Mocatta Collection Triumph During Rarities Night

This Mocatta Collection is worthy of serious analysis as contained important rarities, included significant representatives of all denominations of U.S. gold coins, was extremely fresh, and had been off the market since the 1970s.


Central States Auction 2022, Part 2: U.S. $10 Gold Coins

A few of the prices realized for $10 gold coins (eagles) in the May 5 Heritage Platinum Night sessions were astonishing and many auction results were reflective of ascents in market levels that had already occurred during 2021 and early 2022.

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GreatCollections Selected as Official Auctioneer of the American Numismatic Association

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) has selected GreatCollections Coin Auctions ( www.GreatCollections.com ) of Irvine, California as the exclusive Official Auctioneer of the ANA. The new three-year contract is effective immediately.


America's First Silver Dollar Acquired for $12 Million by GreatCollections

An exceedingly rare coin minted in 1794, widely believed to be the very first Silver Dollar struck by the United States, has sold for a world record $12 million to GreatCollections.


$100,000,000 Sold! – Another Monumental Milestone in a Record-Setting Year for the Stack's Bowers Galleries World and Ancient Coin Department

The Stack's Bowers Galleries World and Ancient Coins department is delighted to announce that their sales for 2021 have exceeded $100,000,000, far surpassing the total for any previous year.


GreatCollections and Heritage Auctions Complete $4.75 Million Transaction for Ultra High Relief Gold Coin

One of America's greatest coins, the 1907 Saint-Gaudens Ultra High Relief , has changed hands for a record $4.75 million in a private transaction between GreatCollections Coin Auctions of Irvine, Calif., and Heritage Auctions of Dallas, Texas.


Finest 1913 Nickel Acquired by GreatCollections in $13 Million ""Big Three"" Thanksgiving Transaction

GreatCollections has acquired the finest 1913 Liberty Head Nickel, graded PCGS Proof-66 CAC, along with high-grade examples of the 1894-S Dime and 1804 Silver Dollar in a three-coin $13.35 million transaction concluded on Thanksgiving.


Classical Numismatic Group Announced as Official Auction Partner for the 2022 National Money Show®

CNG will be conducting an Official ANA Auction at the National Money Show® to be held at the iconic Broadmoor resort in Colorado Springs, Colorado, March 10-12, 2022.


New 1854 Period 1 California Fractional Gold Dollar Variety Discovered

A new die variety of California Fractional Gold Dollar has been discovered by Ken Glickman, an avid collector and researcher of California Fractional Gold for more than two decades.


Stack's Bowers Galleries Sets Record for the Most Valuable Proof With Motto Saint-Gaudens $20

A Gem Proof 1913 double eagle realized $336,000 in the Stack's Bowers Galleries August 2021 ANA Auction, setting a new record as the most valuable Proof With Motto Saint-Gaudens double eagle ever sold at auction.


Stack's Bowers Galleries Achieves Tremendous Success in ANA World's Fair of Money Auction

In what has already been a banner year for the firm, Stack's Bowers Galleries is excited to announce the results of their cornerstone summer sale—the 2021 Official Auction of the American Numismatic Association World's Fair of Money.


American Numismatic Association Invites Auction Houses to Submit Bids to Conduct ""An Official ANA Auction""

The ANA is inviting numismatic auction firms to submit bids for the opportunity to conduct one or more official auctions as part of the Association's National Money Show®, World's Fair of Money® and online auctions that could occur throughout the year.


Over $31 Million in U.S. Coins Sold in the Stack's Bowers Galleries August ANA Auction

The newly-discovered 1794 Flowing Hair dollar earned the second strongest price of the August sale at $840,000.


Over $4.7 Million in U.S. Currency Sold in the Stack's Bowers Galleries August ANA Auction

The currency results contributed to over $50 million in prices realized across all product categories.


Over $50 Million Sold in the Stack's Bowers Galleries August 2021 ANA Auction

The firm racked up huge results in coins, paper money, and other numismatic treasures in the August 2021 ANA event, representing the largest ANA sale in the firm's nearly 90-year history.


The Finest 1804 Silver Dollar Sells for $7.68 Million at Stack's Bowers Galleries

The sale set a new auction record as the fifth most valuable United States coin ever sold.


Unique William Henry Harrison Congressional Gold Medal Offered in the Stack's Bowers Galleries Augusts 2021 ANA Auction

Only four American presidents ever received Congressional Gold medals for their military exploits, including Andrew Jackson, William Henry Harrison, Zachary Taylor, and Ulysses S. Grant.


Unique Wass Molitor $20 Gold Featured in August GreatCollections Auction

GreatCollections is pleased to announce that they have been selected to auction the unique 1855 Wass Molitor Twenty Dollar gold coin, Kagin K-8a, graded PCGS AU-50 and approved by CAC. One of only four known examples of this extremely rare coin, it is also a unique die pairing.


Newly Discovered 1794 Dollar to be Featured in the Stack's Bowers Galleries August ANA Auction

Stack's Bowers Galleries is excited to present a newly discovered 1794 Flowing Hair silver dollar in their official auction for the 2021 ANA World's Fair of Money this August.


Superb Rarities and Fresh Collections Featured in the Stack's Bowers Galleries June 2021 Costa Mesa Auction

Stack's Bowers Galleries is excited to announce their June 2021 Showcase Auction, the first event to be hosted at the state-of-the-art auction gallery in the firm's new Costa Mesa, California headquarters.


Stack's Bowers Galleries to Present The Sultan of Muscat-Childs-Pogue 1804 Dollar in their Official Auction at the ANA World's Fair of Money

Stack's Bowers Galleries has announced that they will offer the finest known 1804 silver dollar August 12, 2021, in the Rarities Night Session at their official auction at the ANA World's Fair of Money in Rosemont, Illinois.


Nine Notes Cross the Six-Figure Mark in Stack's Bowers Galleries' $4.38 Million Las Vegas U.S. Currency Auction

Stack's Bowers Galleries' first live United States currency auction event of 2021 was a tremendous success that saw nine lots cross the six-figure mark on Thursday night, March 25.


Auction Records Smashed at Legend's Regency Auction 39

First auction held in conjunction with a coin show since the Covid-19 pandemic began smashes many world record prices and was a phenomenal success!


Activity across the market (July 2020 Greysheet)

Precious metals and, by extension, U.S. coins, continue to benefit from widespread demand. For the month of May, silver was up 19.3%, its best one-month gain since April 2011. Gold rose 2.6%, and was up 14% year-to-date as of June 1st, making it the leading asset in that category.


Giant Gold Bar Rescued From The Watery Depths and Up For Bid

Heritage Auctions will be selling a great piece of shipwreck history as part of the August ANA Auction #1318. The S.S. Central America shipwreck occurred in the 1850s and forever changed numismatic history.


Over $5 Million Realized in the Stack's Bowers Galleries June 2020 Santa Ana Auction

The Stack's Bowers Galleries June 2020 Auction continued the trend of exceptional prices realized recently demonstrated in their March Santa Ana and May Hong Kong auctions. Over $5 million was realized in the June sales. The top lot was an 1823/2 quarter graded PCGS XF45 which sold for $102,000.


Colorfully Toned Silver Coins Shine in Very Successful Pogue VII Auction

The Pogue VII sale by Stack's-Bowers was held the evening of Friday, March 20th in the building that houses this company's headquarters in Santa Ana, California. As the sale was relocated after a convention in Baltimore was canceled, it was widely believed that many of the coins would bring even less than central wholesale levels. Such predictions were wrong. The sale was a resounding success, and a majority of the coins realized CPG®-level prices or more!


Kagin's Auctions American Numismatic Association National Money Show Auction — Something for Everyone

A preview of Kagin's Auctions sale to be held at the ANA National Money Show in Atlanta.

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