Monthly Archives: August 2016

I did a Google search this morning on “coin news” and came across this article from yesterday’s Bloomberg news: “There Is a $4 U.S. Coin, and It’s Now Worth $60,000“.  It is about an 1879 $4 Gold Piece going to auction in Bonham, LA on September 6, 2016. Now $60,000 […]


When I started collecting coins back in the 1970’s, you had to do your own grading. Sometimes, when you tried to sell a coin, the person you sell it too might think the condition may be lower than you think. Sometimes, going down one grade could be a significant difference […]

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