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July 14, 2015 | Vol 15 Issue 14

A Rather Brief Flight
by Mike Sherman

Over the past few articles, we’ve had a look at some short-lived and unpopular denominations, such as the Twenty Cent Piece, the $4 Stella and the Three Cent Nickel piece. Today, I thought we’d take a look at another short-lived design, although the denomination has endured for over two centuries. Our subject for today is none other than the Flying Eagle Cent. Why did this design have such a short run?

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Green/Newman Pedigree 1811 50C Small Date
O-110a PCGS MS66

Amazing 204 year old coin in a remarkable state of preservation and pedigree. Ring of original blue, gold, and violet frames the...

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Great Set’s Appeal – Eureka! Gold Strike Money
by Adam Crum

Nothing says American Dream better than the idea of minting money from a gold strike, which is why names like Kellogg, Humbert, Moffat, Templeton, Bechtler and Baldwin are numismatic entrepreneurial icons. Territorial issues are a fascinating testament to the influx of gold and the pressing need for reliable money. A PCGS Registry set...

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The Regency Auction XII Shatters Expectations

The Coronet Collection saw record prices that smashed our estimates and the remainder of the sale also came in well above our expectations. Some of the prices realized may stun you as well.

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PCGS Hosts Superb Simpson Half Dollar And Stella Patterns At World's Fair of Money

Two superb sets from The Bob Simpson U.S. Pattern Collection, the Morgan half dollar patterns of 1877 and $4 Stellas in all metals, will be displayed at the Professional Coin Grading Service booth during the American Numismatic Association Chicago World’s Fair of Money, August 11-15, 2015. These two sets are ranked as both the current and all-time finest of their kind in the PCGS Set Registry®, and this will be the first time they will be publicly exhibited.

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What is My Morgan Dollar Worth?

Finding out how much your Morgan Dollar is worth can be done quickly and easily. In one minute, we’ll show you how to do it, whether it’s in a PCGS holder or not.

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David Hall’s Rare Coin Market Report

David Hall comments on the Baltimore show and talks about how you can find information on nearly any U.S. coin.

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Pogue Collection Highlights, Part II

Stack’s Bowers Galleries and PCGS have highlighted some of the stars in the next installment of the Pogue Collection Auction. You’ll be amazed at some of the estimates.

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