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Ken’s Korner: Danish teenager finds Viking coins

Ken’s Korner: Danish teenager finds Viking coins

Ken’s Korner: Danish teenager finds Viking coins News & Views From the World of Antiques & Collectibles By Ken Hall A 16-year-old Danish boy using a simple metal detector has unearthed the most important discovery of Viking-era coins since 1939. Stokbro Larsen was sweeping a field in northern Denmark when he came upon the trove […]

1913 $20 proof gold coin, $109,250, Legend-Morphy

1913 $20 proof gold coin, $109,250, Legend-Morphy Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A 1913 $20 matte proof gold coin (graded PCGS PR66) sold for $109,250 at a Regency Auction held Dec. 13 by Legendary-Morphy at the PCGS Members-Only Coin Show in Las Vegas. The coin was one […]

Bookshelf: Grading Coins by Photographs 2nd Edition

Grading Coins by Photographs

Grading Coins by Photographs  – 2nd Edition By: Q. David Bowers Publisher: Whitman Publishing, LLC Pages: 384 [amazon_link id=”0794836879″ target=”_blank” ]Price: Paperback $19.95[/amazon_link] In the best-selling [amazon_link id=”0794836879″ target=”_blank” ]Grading Coins by Photographs[/amazon_link], Q. David Bowers has crafted a unique combination of step-by-step grading instructions for every federal coinage series from half cents to double […]