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...
Mules and Blocks on Bucks: PCGS Certified Paper Money

Mules and Blocks on Bucks: PCGS Certified Paper Money

By Philip Thomas for PCGS ......   It isn’t every day that a United States banknote variety that is currently unlisted in the foremost reference catalog...

Stack’s Bowers Offers 1880 $1,000 Legal Tender Note, Rare Mexican Currency at August ANA...

1880 $1000 Legal Tender Note from the Tarzan Collection By Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   One of the highlights of the Stack's...
Part II of Mike Coltrane Collection of US Paper Money From Heritage Auctions Open for Bidding

Part II of Mike Coltrane Collection of US Paper Money From Heritage Auctions Open...

The first installment of The Mike Coltrane Collection in November 2020 was enthusiastically received, which came as no surprise to us here at Heritage...

Choice 1901 $10 Bison Legal Tender Note, World Paper Money in May CCO Currency...

Choice About New 1901 $10 Bison in May CCO Currency Auction By Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   The upcoming May 2021 United...
One-of-a-Kind Error Coins of Don Bonser Collection, Small Size Notes in Heritage Auctions

One-of-a-Kind Error Coins of Don Bonser Collection, Small Size Notes in Heritage Auctions

When coins are manufactured, things don't necessarily go as planned, and the results can be both very intriguing and highly collectible. The Don Bonser Collection...
The Grand Watermelon Note Returns on a Replica Silver Bar

The Grand Watermelon Note Returns on a Replica Silver Bar

In the pantheon of American paper currency, the Treasury Note Series of 1890-1891 is not particularly memorable for its breathtaking designs and impressive artistry....
United States $10,000 Federal Reserve Note Realizes Record Price of $456,000

United States $10,000 Federal Reserve Note Realizes Record Price of $456,000

An extremely rare banknote certified by Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) realized a record-setting $456,000 in a sale presented by Heritage Auctions. Three other PMG-graded...

Central States Auctions Surpass $47 Million at Heritage

Fresh-to-market coins and historical rarities pushed Heritage Auctions' Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) event to $47,783,690 (USD) across several sales of U.S. coins and...

CoinWeek Podcast #156: Money & Race: An American Story

CoinWeek Podcast #156: Money & Race: An American Story Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to...
PCGS Banknote Grades Rare Series of 1880 “Black Back” $100 Silver Certificate

PCGS Banknote Grades Rare Series of 1880 “Black Back” $100 Silver Certificate

By Cory Williams for PCGS ......   Series 1880 “Black Back” $100 Silver Certificate, PCGS Choice Very Fine 35 PCGS recently graded an exemplary specimen of the...
Collect Historic Paper Money Designs in New Release From JM Bullion

Collect Historic Paper Money Designs in New Release From JM Bullion

There was a time and place in American history when American paper notes were small works of art carried around by average people in...
Stack's Bowers' March 2021 Auction: Lots You Need to Know

Nearly $28 Million in U.S. Coins, Paper Money Sold in Stack’s Bowers March Las...

Nearly $28 million in United States coins and paper money was sold in the Stack’s Bowers Galleries March 2021 Auction, held March 24-26 at the...
Unparalleled Solid Serial Numbers 9 to 1 Block Rollover Pack Pair in Stack's Bowers Las Vegas Currency Auction

Unparalleled Solid Serial Numbers 9 to 1 Block Rollover Pack Pair in Stack’s Bowers...

Las Vegas Auction Paper Money Highlights by Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Stack’s Bowers Galleries March United States currency auction will...

Important Collections of U.S. Coins, Paper Money Featured in Stack’s Bowers March 2021 Las...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is proud to announce their March 2021 Las Vegas Auction, the firm’s first Showcase event for Americana and United States coins and paper...

CoinWeek Podcast #153: Collecting Currency with Arthur Friedberg

CoinWeek Podcast #153: Collecting Currency with Arthur Friedberg Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek...