Renowned Ibrahim Salem Collection of U.S. Banknotes Comes to Heritage Auctions

Renowned Ibrahim Salem Collection of U.S. Banknotes Comes to Heritage Auctions

Notes at May 6-7 Central States event reflect collector’s focus on Type rarity and fancy serial numbers   A rare and coveted $5,000 FRN from one...
Noteworthy Notes: Classic Colonial New Jersey 6 Shilling

Noteworthy Notes: Classic Colonial New Jersey 6 Shilling

By Philip Thomas for PCGS ......   In the PCGS grading room, we certainly come across our fair share of the earliest types of American banknotes,...
Solid 5: Unique Silver Certificate Sells for $7,600 at GreatCollections

Solid 5: Unique Silver Certificate Sells for $7,600 at GreatCollections

On Sunday, April 17, 2021, Greatcollections.com sold a one-of-a-kind 1928A $1 Silver Certificate, notable for its solid 5s serial number for $7,593.75 (with Buyer's...
Special Palestine Texas $100 Date Back in Stack's Bowers Spring Auction

Special Palestine Texas $100 Date Back in Stack’s Bowers Spring Auction

By Christopher Dahncke - Currency Auction Associate, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   The Stack's Bowers Galleries Spring 2022 U.S. Currency Auction will be an impressive sale,...
Archives International Auction 75 of Stocks, Bonds, and World Banknotes

Archives International Auction 75 of Stocks, Bonds, and World Banknotes

Auction 75: Wednesday, March 30, 2022 To be sold at public auction beginning at 11:00 am ET   During this unprecedented time period, the team at Archives...
100-Note Series 1934A $500 Banknote Pack 1st Graded by New PCGS Service

100-Note Series 1934A $500 Banknote Pack 1st Graded by New PCGS Service

Professional Coin Grading Service will soon debut grading of sealed banknote packs amid demand for certification of consecutive notes, low serial numbers, and other...
PMG Announces Seven Million Notes Certified

PMG Announces Seven Million Notes Certified

Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) is excited to announce a major milestone: seven million banknotes certified. With this achievement, PMG maintains the title of being...
1923 $5 Lincoln Porthole Silver Certificate

World and US Paper Money Highlights in February Stack’s Bowers CCO Auctions

By Christopher Dahncke - Currency Auction Associate, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   1923 $5 Lincoln Porthole Silver Certificate The Stack's Bowers Galleries February 2022 U.S. Currency Collectors...
Heritage FUN Auctions Delayed One Week

Heritage FUN Auctions Delayed One Week

The Heritage Auctions FUN 2022 live auction sessions originally scheduled to take place at the FUN Show, January 5 - 9, 2022, have been...
Popular 1900 $10,000 Gold Certificate Featured in January 2022 Stack's Bowers CCO Auction

Popular $10,000 Gold Certificate Among Highlights of Stack’s Bowers Currency Auction

By Christopher Dahncke - Currency Auction Associate, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Popular 1900 $10,000 Gold Certificate As part of the Stack's Bowers Galleries January Collectors Choice...
Ultra-Rare 1882 $1,000 Gold Certificate Coming to Heritage Auctions

Ultra-Rare 1882 $1,000 Gold Certificate Coming to Heritage Auctions

One of two known examples in private hands is among the top draws at FUN Currency Auction   One of just four examples of a rare...
Over $14.7 Million in U.S. Coins, Currency Sold in Stack’s Bowers November Showcase Auction

Over $14.7 Million in U.S. Coins, Currency Sold in Stack’s Bowers November Showcase Auction

Over $14.7 million in U.S. coins, currency, and Americana was sold by Stack’s Bowers Galleries in their official auction for the Whitman Coin &...
Curiosities of the United States Paper Money Cabinet, Part II

Curiosities of the United States Paper Money Cabinet, Part II

By John Thomassen for American Numismatic Society (ANS) ......   Link to Part I As we continue our exploration of miscellaneous paper issues from the United States,...
Late Finished Back Plate 1934 Cleveland District $5 Offered in November Stack's Bowers Auction

Late Finished Back Plate 1934 Cleveland District $5 Offered in November Stack’s Bowers Auction

By Christopher Dahncke - Currency Auction Associate, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   The Stack's Bowers Galleries November 2021 Official Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles...
Important U.S. Coins, Currency and Americana in Stack’s Bowers Nov. Showcase Auction

Important U.S. Coins, Currency and Americana in Stack’s Bowers Nov. Showcase Auction

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is excited to announce their official auction for the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Winter Expo, the first such event since the...

CC Double Eagle and $10K Note Lead $15 Million Long Beach Coins and Currency...

A historic 1870-CC $20 XF40 PCGS soared to $360,000 to lead the coins event to $8,393,786 in total sales at Heritage Auctions Oct. 7-10, while a Fr. 2231-G $10,000...
Curiosities of the United States Paper Money Cabinet, Part I

Curiosities of the United States Paper Money Cabinet, Part I

By John Thomassen for American Numismatic Society (ANS) ......   For numismatists and collectors alike, there’s nothing quite like exploring an area of numismatics that one...
Choice Uncirculated 1928D Atlanta $5 to be Featured in November 2021 Auction: PMG Pop 1/1 Finer

Choice Uncirculated 1928D Atlanta $5 Featured in Stack’s Bowers Nov. 2021 Whitman Auction

By Christopher Dahncke - Currency Auction Associate, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   The November 2021 Official Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo will feature...
Printing Plates for Mid-1800s Banknotes Featured in Upcoming GreatCollections Sale

Printing Plates for Mid-1800s Banknotes Featured in Upcoming GreatCollections Sale

Six sheet printing plates linked to banks around the country offer a fascinating glimpse into American history   Printing plates produced for six American banks in...
Rare Obsolete Texas Banknote Highlights From Stack's Bowers September CCO Auction

Rare Obsolete Texas Banknote Highlights From Stack’s Bowers September CCO Auction

By Christopher Dahncke - Currency Auction Associate, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Austin, Republic of Texas $500 The September CCO Auction from Stack's Bowers Galleries will feature...
Tubman, Jackson, and Boggs: How Art Predicted the Future of US Paper Money

Tubman, Jackson, and Boggs: How Art Predicted the Future of US Paper Money

By Robert Cavalier and Wayne Homren .....   J.S.G. Boggs The proposed Harriet Tubman $20 bill would not be the first time the famed abolitionist and women’s...
1902 $10 Red Seal – Palo Alto, California, First National Bank Charter #7069, PCGS VF20. Image courtesy PCGS.

Noteworthy Notes: New 1902 $10 Palo Alto Banknote Discovered

By Philip Thomas for PCGS ......   There’s an old saying that still readily applies in the real estate market: “Three things matter when determining the...
Over $4.7 Million in U.S. Currency Sold in Stack’s Bowers Galleries August ANA Auction

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

Over $4.7 million USD in United States Currency was sold in the Stack’s Bowers Galleries August 2021 ANA Auction, contributing to over $50 million...
Rare Legal Tender, Federal Reserve Notes Highlight Stack's Bowers US Currency, Collectors Choice Auctions

Rare Legal Tender, Federal Reserve Notes Highlight Stack’s Bowers US Currency, Collectors Choice Auctions

By Christopher Dahncke - Currency Auction Associate, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Scarce Fr. 172 1880 $100 Legal Tender Note The official Stack's Bowers Galleries United States...
Solid Serial Number 9 $10 BEP Premium Set Featured in Stack’s Bowers August ANA Auction

Solid Serial Number 9 $10 BEP Premium Set Featured in Stack’s Bowers August ANA...

By Christopher Dahncke - Currency Auction Associate, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Lot 20391 of the official United States Currency auction for the ANA World's Fair...
Extremely Rare PMG-Certified Silver Certificate Offered in August ANA Auction

Extremely Rare PMG-Certified Silver Certificate Offered in August ANA Auction

An extremely rare Silver Certificate certified by Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) is the top lot in the Stack’s Bowers American Numismatic Association (ANA) Auction of...
U.S. Currency Rarities Presented in Stack’s Bowers Auction for ANA World’s Fair of Money

U.S. Currency Rarities Presented in Stack’s Bowers Auction for ANA World’s Fair of Money

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is proud to announce their Official U.S. Currency Auction for the ANA World's Fair of Money, hosted at Griffin Studios, their...
Heritage Showcase Auctions Feature Dutton Collection of US Coins, Colonial Valley Collection of Colonial Notes

Heritage Showcase Auctions Feature Dutton Collection of US Coins, Colonial Valley Collection of Colonial...

The Bruce M. Dutton Collection Showcase Auction Preliminary bidding has already begun in the latest Showcase auction from Heritage featuring selections from the collection of...
Exceptional Macon Georgia Red Seal Serial Number 1 Sheet in Stack's Bowers ANA Auction

Exceptional Macon Georgia Red Seal Serial Number 1 Sheet in Stack’s Bowers ANA Auction

By Manning Garrett - Paper Money Consultant, Stack's Bowers ......   The Stack's Bowers Galleries official United States Currency auction for the ANA World's Fair of...
Uncirculated 1863 $20 Legal Tender Note Presented in Stack's Bowers ANA Currency Auction

Uncirculated 1863 $20 Legal Tender Note Presented in Stack’s Bowers ANA Currency Auction

By Peter Treglia - Director of Currency, Stack's Bowers ......   The official Stack's Bowers Galleries United States Currency auction for the ANA World's Fair of...