Colonial copper tops Kagin’s sale

Higley copper or $ 1,000 bill? Which lot would you have been bidding on had you attended Kagin’s American Numismatic Association’s National Money Show Auction March 8-9 in the Dallas suburb of Irving, Texas? Both are rare. Both are expensive. The copper is tiny. The note is large size. The Higley piece wins the headline, […]

Kagin’s Auction to offer gold coins to Hobo nickels

We collectors are living in an age of gold. This week’s numismatic chapter regarding the precious metal will be written by a Sept. 15 auction to be conducted by Kagin’s Auction. The sale will be called in conjunction with the Santa Clara, Calif., Coin Expo as well as online. Check out the lots. I did. You won’t […]