January 29, 2013 | Vol. 13 Number 3
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Uncirculated Walking Liberty Half Dollar

We are giving away a FREE Uncirculated Walking Liberty Half Dollar in a Special PCGS Holder with a Retail value of $75 to one of our readers. The Winner is James Bartley from Illinois. If you are the winner please send us an email to claim your prize.

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If Money Wasn't an Issue, Which Coin Would You Rather Own?

A: 1913 Liberty Nickel
B: 1933 Saint Gaudens Double Eagle
C: 1804 Dollar
D: 1894-S Dime

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Coin Facts 1913 Liberty Nickel
  • Louis Eliasberg (1948-1996)
  • Bowers & Merena, May 21,1996 auction sale of the Louis Eliasberg collection, lot 807. Brought $1,485,000 to become the first U.S. coin to sell for over $1,000,000.
  • Jay Parino (1997-?) Purchased by Kansas City dealer Parino at the Eliasberg auction.
  • Superior auction, March, 2001 lot 728, realized $1,840,000
  • Legend Numismatics (2005) purchased for $4,150,000
  • Anonymous California collector, purchased for $5,000,000

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Legend Numismatics Offers Round II New Purchases from FUN Show!<br> This group of new purchases highlights exceptional rarities. Also visit our Market Report (link) for an in-depth commentary on our purchase of the 1794 $1! View NEWPS
High Desert Collection of Large Cents
at the Long Beach Expo

By B.J. Searls

High Desert Collection Large Cents What a difference a decade makes. I've been photographing silver eagles since 2002, and there has been a clear and perceptible change in the quality of these coins. It's not a good change either, as I'm sure many of you collectors out there can attest.

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By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker

How important is the coin you own? More specifically, is it one of the finest examples known? This information is of significant value because many collectors seek to own the very best coins available, and they pay big money for that privilege.

Read more! Join PCGS at the Long Beach Expo February 7-9

Long Beach Expo is here Get Autographs from Sports Legends (Booth #1540)
Autograph guests are returning to the Long Beach Expo for the first time in a decade with appearances scheduled by Basketball Hall of Fame stars Magic Johnson and Jerry West, and famous jockey Laffit Pincay, Jr. Autograph collectors and sports fans can meet these sports legends Saturday, February 9, starting at noon.

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David Hall Rare Coin Market Report
David Hall Rare Coin Market Report
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Top 100 Modern Coins Remixed
By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker

Top 100 Modern Coins Remixed PCGS recently posted its expert picks for the Top 100 Modern Coins. The article is generating some buzz because PCGS is offering a $10,000 reward for the fabled and probably illegal 1964-D Peace dollar. If you haven't seen the list yet, take a few minutes and look it over.

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By Don Willis PCGS – Graders

The coin market is good and business is booming at PCGS. We need some talent to help us grade all the coins people are sending us.

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