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Last Weekend to Consign to Stack’s Bowers Official Coin Auction of the ANA World’s Fair of Money

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Our official auction of the ANA World’s Fair of Money will take place at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, in Philadelphia, from August 14-18, 2018. As thousands of dealers, investors, and collectors gather in Philadelphia for the most heavily attended convention of the year, you can be confident that this will be the most favorable time to realize top market price for your U.S. and world coins and paper money.

Our auction is poised to be one of the numismatic events of the year and will be anchored by a litany of marquee collections and single item rarities across all categories:

The Finest Known 1913 Liberty Head Nickel – The Dr. William Morton-Smith Specimen graded Proof-66 (PCGS/CAC) will headline Stack’s Bowers Galleries Rarities Night Auction on Wednesday, August 15. This coin last sold in auction as part of our presentation of the Eliasberg Collection. At that sale it became the first coin to cross the $1 million mark, setting a world record for a rare coin. Read more about this legendary rarity here.

The Joel R. Anderson Collection of U.S. Paper Money, Part II – The landmark Part I offering earlier this year realized an astounding $7.9 million for 64 lots, including several notes which set new world records. Part II of the Joel R. Anderson Collection – the largest, finest and most complete collection of Large Size United States paper money in existence today – will headline our U.S. paper money offering on Thursday night, August 16.

The John Whitney Walter Collection – We are proud to offer additional pieces from the John Whitney Walter Collection, including ancient coins, federal United States coins, mint errors and paper money. In 1999 we sold his incredible collection of United States coins of 1796, a cabinet that earned him the title “Mr. 1796.”

The ESM Collections of Circulation Strike Flying Eagle and Indian Cents with Major Varieties – Both sets are highly ranked in the PCGS Set Registry and contain exciting and elusive die varieties as well as classic key dates in stunning condition. Sure to have great appeal for small cent enthusiasts.

The John E. Herzog Collection of United States Treasury Bonds – Carefully formed over a period of 65 years by a prominent numismatist, Wall Street financier, and founder of the Museum of American Finance, our first offering of the Herzog Collection will include federal bonds, proofs and associated documents from the Civil War era onward. A collection of this scope has never been offered.

The Eldorado Collection of Colombian Coins and Paper Money, Part II – Records were shattered when Part I of this amazing collection was auctioned in January 2018. We are proud to present Part II of the Eldorado Collection this August.

The Collection of Thaddeus A. Tatum III – The Tatum Collection comprises a great mix of high quality rarities as well as very esoteric varieties purchased from major collections over the past 20 years. Notable highlights include:

  • 1792 Half Disme. VF Details (PCGS)
  • 1793 Liberty Cap Half Cent. C-3. AU-58 (PCGS). CAC
  • 1793 Liberty Cap Cent. VF-35 (PCGS)
  • 1795 Liberty Cap Cent. Jefferson Head. Plan Edge. F-15 (PCGS)
  • 1796 Liberty Cap Cent. S-91. AU-58 (PCGS). CAC. Ex: Husak
  • 1796 Draped Bust Half Dollar. 16 Stars. VG-10 (PCGS). CAC
  • 1797 Draped Bust Half Dollar. AU Details (NGC)
  • 1794 Flowing Hair Silver Dollar. VF Details (NGC)
  • 1798 Draped Bust Silver Dollar. Small Eagle. AU-50 (PCGS)
  • 1895 Morgan Silver Dollar. Proof-64 Deep Cameo (PCGS)
  • 1889-CC Morgan Silver Dollar. MS-62 (PCGS)
  • 1776 Continental Dollar. EG FECIT. Pewter. UNC Details (PCGS)

View additional ANA highlights here

To learn more, call us today at 800-458-4646 or email us at [email protected]. We are no longer accepting consignments of Ancient and World Coins and World Paper Money, but we are still accepting consignments of United States Coins and Paper Money through June 25. Contact us today to speak with a specialist who will ensure your collection receives the attention it deserves.

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