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The Desh Family Collection

The Desh Family Collection

By Greg Cohen, Professional Numismatist & Consignment Director, U.S. & World Coins

Offered in the Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Baltimore Expo is the Desh Family Collection. The collection was assembled from the 1940s to the 1960s by a midwestern dry goods merchant and grocer, and includes interesting groupings of coins, mostly from the 1800s. 
Author: Greg Cohen
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Frosty Gem Mint State 1874 Three-Dollar Gold A Standout in Our Upcoming iAuction #3525

Frosty Gem Mint State 1874 Three-Dollar Gold A Standout in Our Upcoming iAuction #3525

By Frank Van Valen, Numismatist & Cataloger, U.S. Coins

A frosty 1874 three-dollar gold piece in our upcoming iAuction #3525 will appeal to both type coin enthusiasts and dabblers in the denomination. Graded MS-65 by PCGS, the warm honey-gold surfaces of the coin exhibit lively luster and attractive surfaces that live up to the grade. 
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Stack’s Bowers Galleries presents selections from Eight Important Collections and Other Properties

Stack’s Bowers Galleries presents selections from Eight Important Collections and Other Properties

By Q. David Bowers, Founder

Welcome to Baltimore!

Welcome to the latest in our long series of auctions with the Whitman Coins & Collectibles Expo in Baltimore. These events are held three times a year and are among the most popular and dynamic conventions in America. The March 2015 event features hundreds of dealers, welcomes thousands of attendees, and offers a venue that is very pleasant. 
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Impressive Rarities from the W&B Capital Foundation Collection and Other Important Properties Set to Cross the Auction Block in Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio’s April 2015 Hong Kong Auction

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio’s April 2015 Hong Kong auction will entice bidders with a total of 2,077 lots of Chinese and Asian coins and banknotes from ancient to modern times, in four live Showcase sessions and two internet-only sessions.
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Welcome to the Official Auction of the National Money Show

Welcome to the Official Auction of the National Money Show

By Q. David Bowers, Founder

Welcome to Portland

Portland, Oregon will be a magnet early in March as collectors, dealers, and others converge to participate in and enjoy the latest National Money Show. Our auction will be a dynamic part of several days filled with interesting events, including talks, seminars and workshops.

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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Did you know Stack’s Bowers Galleries makes it easy to help you keep track of the items you are bidding on by texting you notifications when you are outbid?  Click here for instruction on how to set up your account.  Once your account is enabled, you will be notified via text message by Stack’s Bowers Galleries on each lot you’ve been outbid on.  The message will also include the lot number and a link to the auction so you can bid directly from your smartphone! It’s that simple!

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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Did you know that Stack’s Bowers Galleries is the official auctioneer of the American Numismatic Association’s National Money Show in Portland, Oregon?  The auction will take place from March 5-7, 2015 and will feature U.S. coins, tokens and medals.  The consignment deadline is coming up on January 5, 2015.  Please call a consignment director today at 800-458-4646 to include your single item or entire collection!

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Welcome to the U.S. Coin Sessions of the Winter 2014 Official Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Baltimore Expo

Welcome to the U.S. Coin Sessions of the Winter 2014 Official Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Baltimore Expo

By Q. David Bowers, Founder

On behalf of the entire Stack’s Bowers Galleries team I welcome you to Baltimore, the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo, and our official auction event. The first catalog featuring U.S. coins and exonumia, and highlighting the George Gund III and The Strong collections. Our Rarities Night Auction, also featuring items from The Strong Collection, will be held on Thursday evening and will be presented in a separate catalog.

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