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Stack’s Bowers Galleries realized an impressive $16,791,184 with 10 U.S. and world sessions conducted at the Official Auction of the Whitman Coin and Collectibles Baltimore Expo November 13-17, 2012. The entire auction saw nearly 10,000 lots cross the block, including 5,914 lots of U.S. coins and exonumia, 1,098 lots of U.S. currency, plus 2,970 lots of world coins and currency.

Scheduled to cross the auction block as part of our New York Americana Sale, January 22-24, 2013, is the finest and most extensive collection of Civil War sutler tokens in private hands, The Raymond Bunt Collection.

The First Federal Silver Coin Mintage Arranged by President Washington

Scheduled to cross the auction block as part of our New York Americana Sale, January 22-24, 2013, is a Superb Gem 1792 silver half disme. Graded MS-68 by NGC, it is the only example certified at this level by any service, with none finer.

Leading rare coin auction house and retailer Stack’s Bowers Galleries will conduct an Internet-only session as part of their New York Americana Sale, featuring Part I of Selections from the Tanenbaum Collection of 1867-1880s Shell Cards, December 28, 2012–January 29, 2013, closing at 3 p.m. Pacific Time.

Scheduled to cross the auction block in our New York Americana Sale, January 22-24, 2013 is one of the most extraordinary coins in American numismatics: A 1793 Wreath large copper cent, Sheldon-9, graded MS-69 BN by PCGS and NGC. Tracing its pedigree to the Virgil M. Brand, Dr. William H. Sheldon, and other famous collections, this is the only large copper cent of any date or variety to be graded as high as MS-69 by either of the two leading certification services.

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