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The ESM Collection of Large Cents Realizes Over $4.6 Million at the Stack’s Bowers Galleries August Rarities Night Sale

The incredible ESM Collection of United States Large Cents realized over $4.6 million in the Stack's Bowers Galleries August 2020 Las Vegas Auction. Offered as part of the firm's Rarities Night session on Thursday, August 6, this was perhaps the most highly anticipated selection from the legendary ESM Collection. Offered was a virtually complete set of large cents by Guide Book variety, spanning all issues from 1793 through the end of the type in 1857.

Historic Collections of United States Coins and Exonumia Offered in the Stacks Bowers Galleries August 2020 Las Vegas Auction

Stacks Bowers Galleries is thrilled to present several important collections of United States coins and Numismatic Americana in their August 2020 Las Vegas Auction. The sale will be held August 5-7 at the Bellagio Hotel and Casino alongside the PCGS Members Only Show, with additional Internet Only sessions to be hosted on the Stacks Bowers Galleries website August 10-12. 

Extraordinary Ancient Type Coins and Impressive Crown and Medallic Collections Highlight the Stacks Bowers Galleries August 2020 Auction

Legendary auction house Stacks Bowers Galleries is pleased to present their annual August Ancient and World auction, featuring over 3,000 lots of coins, medals, and paper money. Scheduled to take place at the Bellagio Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, this rich offering of material will comprise three live sessions August 5 and 6, with three additional online sessions August 10 through 12. During this challenging time, the firm is proud to offer another impressive array of numismatic treasures through their award-winning website that makes accessing the entire sale and participating easy.
Stack’s Bowers Galleries Announces Schedule for August 5-7, 2020 Auction

Stack's Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce details of their upcoming August 2020 showcase auction of United States coins and paper money and World coins and currency. The live auction will be held August 5-7 at the Bellagio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, in coordination with the recently announced PCGS Members Only Show.

Over $5 Million Realized in the Stack’s Bowers Galleries June 2020 Santa Ana Auction

The Stack's Bowers Galleries June 2020 Auction continued the trend of exceptional prices realized recently demonstrated in their March Santa Ana and May Hong Kong auctions. Over $5 million was realized in the June sale across United States coins, tokens and medals, achieving 114% of the pre-sale estimate on sold lots. (All prices listed include the buyer's fee.)

Stack’s Bowers Galleries Acquires Carter Numismatics

Stack's Bowers Galleries ("SBG") is proud to announce the acquisition of Carter Numismatics Incorporated ("CNI") and the addition of Jason Carter to its industry-leading team of numismatic professionals.  Carter joins SBG as executive vice president and he, John Morgan and the CNI team will continue to operate out of the new SBG offices in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio Announces New Dates for Next Hong Kong Auction

Fresh off the success of their monumental 10th Anniversary Hong Kong auction earlier this month, Stack's Bowers and Ponterio has finalized new dates for their next sale focused on Chinese and other regional rarities. Previously slated for August 17-20 in conjunction with the Hong Kong Coin Show (HKCS), this auction will now take place October 5-8, 2020 and be held at the Mira Hotel as have previous Stack's Bowers and Ponterio Hong Kong sales. It will not be held alongside the HKCS, which plans to retain its original August dates.

Records Fall as Over $13,000,000 in Coins and Banknotes are Sold in Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio’s 10th Anniversary Hong Kong Auction

Stack's Bowers and Ponterio is proud to announce the results from their recently concluded May Hong Kong auction. Total prices realized for this monumental 10th anniversary sale were $13,207,382, but that only tells part of the story. The sale had been rescheduled from its original date in March and was put in jeopardy of cancellation due to worldwide efforts to contain the COVID-19 pandemic. However, due in large part to Stack's Bowers' industry leading online bidding technology, the sale went on, with their auctioneers receiving bids on the "floor" from their California and Hong Kong offices, as well as on their award-winning Stack's Bowers Galleries iBid Live internet platform. 

Covid-19 Virus Forces Relocation of the Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles June Expo

Stacks Bowers Galleries June 2020 Auction has been relocated from the Baltimore Convention Center to their Santa Ana, California home office. Lot viewing for the auction will be held by appointment at the California office starting June 8.

The May 2020 Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio Hong Kong Coin and Paper Money Auction

Stack's Bowers and Ponterio is tremendously excited to present their May Hong Kong Coin and Paper Money auctiona monumental event that marks a decade of the firm's sales in Asia. The sale has generated a great deal of interest due to its vast array of rare coins and paper money, over 3,850 lots in total. The anticipation has only grown as the auction had to be postponed from March to May as the world has seemingly been on pause. Stack's Bowers and Ponterio hopes this exceptional sale will offer clients and bidders a chance to enjoy their enthusiasm for numismatics over the course of some very exciting and entertaining auction sessions.

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