Friday, 18.09.2020

Tag: Heritage

Heritage Auction

Heritage Auctions numismatic events in Dallas this September include US, World & Ancient Coins, Paper Money and U.S. Currency. Clear highlights are the first parts of the significant collections of James Dines and Bob. R. Simpson featuring innumerous coveted rarities.

Two Grand US Collections to Come to the Market

Two extremely significant collections of US coins will be coming to the market step-by-step starting September. Heritage Auctions is to offer the collections of Bob R. Simpson and James Dines, both full of top-rated pieces and expected to set record prices.

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The ANA 2020 World’s Fair of Money was canceled because of the global pandemic. So Heritage moved their Platinum Night Auctions online – and it became a success nevertheless. Find the results and a detailed review here.

World Record-Setting Sales at Heritage Auctions

Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, during the first six months of 2020, Heritage Auctions sold more U.S. coins than all other auctioneers combined. The world’s largest numismatic auctioneer also set a record price for this year’s most valuable US coin so far.

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A China 1910 Yunnan Silver Dollar realized an outstanding $660,000 USD at a Heritage Auctions sale June 12, 2020. This is one of the highest prices ever paid for any Chinese coin.

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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.