USRGCC – Story of the Saddle Ridge Gold Coin Treasure

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Story of the Saddle Ridge Gold Coin Treasure Part 1 of 4: How the Coins Came to Kagin’s. VIDEO: 8:39

David McCarthy, Numismatist, Kagin’s at the US Rare Gold Coin Club.
Imagine finding a buried can filled with gold coins. What would you do, where would you take them, how would you find out their value? Hear the story of a remarkable discovery of buried treasure from David McCarthy of Kagin’s in Tiburon, California who dealt directly with the finders of what is now known as the Saddle Ridge Gold Coin Treasure.

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Story of the Saddle Ridge Gold Coin Treasure Part 2 of 4: Coins Found & Market Preparation. VIDEO: 8:59.

David McCarthy, Numismatist, Kagin’s at the US Rare Gold Coin Club.
David talks about the coins that were found, the different dates, and how they were conserved and made ready for the marketplace.

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Story of the Saddle Gold Coin Treasure Part 3 of 4: How Treasure Was Publicized & Sold. VIDEO: 10:20

David McCarthy, Numismatist, Kagin’s at the US Rare Gold Coin Club.
The story of this treasure find was of interest to the entire world. The publicity for the collection was intense to reach the most people. David talks about what was involved and how the collection was promoted.

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Story of the Saddle Ridge Gold Coin Treasure Part 4 of 4: Questions from the Audience. VIDEO: 12:08

David McCarthy, Numismatist, Kagin’s at the US Rare Gold Coin Club.
After telling the story of this collection David takes questions from the audience including discussions about prices, how they were determined and the long term outlook for value.

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