Friday, 10.07.2020

Tag: Heritage

Heritage Auctions

In the realm of Asian pedigrees, few rival the Dr. Norman Jacobs unequaled collection of Asian coins. Heritage HKINF auction features among other highlights the Hsüan-t’ung Yunan “Spring” Dollar from this collection, considered to be one of China’s rarest coins.

Currency Expert Allen Mincho Heritage’s Director Emeritus

After 40 years as a full-time dealer and nearly two decades in this position, Currency Auctions Director Allen Mincho retired from Heritage Auctions. The currency expert was honoured with the title of Director Emeritus.

Long Beach Expo U.S. Coins Auction

As the Long Beach Expo was cancelled, Heritage moved their expo auction to their website. And it was a success nevertheless: the U.S. Coins portion of the auctions brought a combined $11,051,014. Top lots were a pair of rare Indian Eagles sold for high six-figure sums each.

Heritage Auctions Relocates World Headquarters

Heritage Auctions has consolidated three separate Dallas locations under a single roof in a 160,000-square foot state-of-the-art facility near DFW Airport. It is thus twice the size of Heritage’s previous home spanning the length of nearly three football fields.

Far From Small Change – Ancient Gold Coins Donated to the Salvation Army

A lovely story from Christmastime, before coronavirus took over our lives: instead of the usual small change, two ancient gold coins found their way into a red Salvation Army kettle. The coins have now been sold by Heritage Auctions.

Heritage Auctions, USA-Dallas

The Central States Numismatic Society Auctions, relocated from Chicago to the Heritage Headquarter in Dallas, was a full success. More than $33.6 million in rare coins and currency changed hands, with more than 6,800 people participating in the auction online.

Heritage Auctions, USA-Dallas, TX

Although the Central States Numismatic Society Convention was canceled, the Heritage auction will still take place, but was moved to the HA headquarter in Dallas, Texas. An 1858 proof Liberty Eagle gold coin will be at auction for the first time in 36 years.

Heritage Auctions, USA-Long Beach, CA

Heritage’s Long Beach Expo auctions featuring U.S. Coins achieved stunning $ 13 million. The hammer price of the Harvey B. Jacobson Collection of Liberty Eagles summed up to $3,220,896 with the 1875 Liberty Eagle realizing $360,000.

Heritage Auctions, USA-Orlando, FL/ New York, NY

Heritage’s World & Ancient Coins January 2020 sales have surpassed $17m with a world auction record for a “Una and the Lion” selling for $690,000. The U.S. coins sales were led by a $2,160,000 bid for a 1927-D Double Eagle, the rarest regular-issue of a 20th century American coin.

Heritage Auctions, USA-Dallas, Texas

Rock H. Currier was one of the most legendary mineral collectors of the last 50 years. His collection of 322 specimens comprises some gigantic items like a Topaz weighing impressive 3.28 kg, and other world-class material.