Heritage Auctions’ ANA World’s Fair of Money Auction did not take place in Chicago but at the company’s premises. The result is more than impressive: the sale achieved a total result of over $68 million and US coins saw a perfect sell-through rate of 100%, including a 1861 Paquet Double Eagle sold for $7.2 million.
Heritage Auctions has reached the milestone of 1.5 million online bidder-members. This reflects the record membership growth during the pandemic.
Heritage Auctions awarded $10,000 to Ed Hays from Atlanta. Hays can spend his credit either on inventory or on successful bids. But maybe he has to split up this prize as he shares the hobby with his wife and children.
As one of just 10 specialists in the last 40 years, Mark Borckardt, Senior Cataloger and Senior Numismatist at Heritage Auctions, has been awarded The Herbert Silberman Award by the Early American Coppers Club.
Heritage Auctions reported total first quarter sales of $337,410,572, an increase of 16 percent over the same period last year. 80 percent of all bids came from online sources.