Rare Money Blog

By Harvey G. Stack, Co-Founder

​In 1971, Stack’s continued to offer specialized collections of United States coins, as well as world and Ancient coins. Most were smaller in scope but there were two major ones.

By Stack's Bowers Galleries

​Are you thinking of selling? Then think of Stack’s Bowers Galleries!  There is still time to consign to Stack’s Bowers Galleries last LIVE auction event of the year, our December Collectors Choice Online auction.  Our Collectors Choice Online auctions offer a fast and easy way to sell your coins and paper money.

By Stack's Bowers Galleries

​Did you know there are still plenty of buying opportunities from our official auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Winter Expo? Once the live action ends in Baltimore, more live action continues with our internet sessions. See below for a complete auction schedule.

By Stack's Bowers Galleries

​​Thank you for checking back to see if you got the answer correct to last week's Test Your Knowledge!

By James McCartney, Senior Numismatist

​Our November 2019 Baltimore Auction offers a parade of rare die varieties across nearly every series of United States coinage. Among the most remarkable is an 1806 Browning-8 quarter featured in lot 13319 that carries a Rarity-6 rating.

By Jeremy Bostwick, Senior Numismatist & Cataloger

​Juba was born in North Africa around 48 B.C., named after his father, Juba I, the King of Numidia. Shortly after the younger Juba’s birth, the elder Juba was defeated by Julius Caesar, after he had allied himself with Pompeius Magnus (Pompey the Great) in opposition to Caesar. Following this defeat, the kingdom was absorbed by Rome and became a Roman province.

By Stack's Bowers Galleries

We are nearing the consignment deadline for our New York International Sale, with just under two weeks left to consign. Already, we have some strong, collector driven, sections of currency that promise a very exciting event. ​

By Aris Maragoudakis, Director of World Currency Auctions

Known for great variety and good prices, the Baltimore show is always a popular event.  Stack’s Bowers World Paper Consignment Director of Europe, Henrik Holt Christensen, will be on hand to take consignments at the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Winter Expo in Baltimore, November 14-17.  This large convention is a great way to connect with dealers and collectors on the East Coast.​​