Hendelson sells amazing 1792 half disme

If they gave awards for the best individual coin sale of the autumn collecting season, Brian Hendelson, president of Classic Coin Company of Bridgewater, N.J., would be the first nominee. He has just accomplished a $ 1,985,000 private treaty sale of a one of the crown jewels of American Numismatics. It is the 1792 half […]

NGC shows off new reverse proof error half dollar

Hooray for NGC for finding and photographing the new reverse proof 2018-S half dollar error coin. Here it is with a normal reverse proof. Notice how white the field is of the normal reverse proof half dollar. A reader previously had notified me of its existence. I wrote about it Aug. 8. Unfortunately, the image […]

Crypto in the Second Half of 2018: Where’s it Headed? Get Your Bets in! 🎲

Crypto Second Half of 2018: Investors were not pleased with the first half of 2018. While some focused on the S&P 500 (it’s up 1% YTD, instead of the usual 3.5%), others focused on cryptocurrencies. In particular, investors watched Bitcoin, which notched up a 16- fold increase in 2017, only to drop by 55% between the […]