Stack’s Bowers Galleries to Showcase Important Collections in their March 2017 Baltimore Auction

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is delighted to present an incredible offering of world-class collections as part of their Official Auction of the Whitman Coins & Collectible Expo this March in Baltimore, Maryland. Anchored by the exceptional Blue Moon Collection, Part I, and the Collections of Dr. Gordon Shaw and Anthony Bettencourt, this event will showcase fresh, […]

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New OFFICIAL RED BOOK Celebrates 225 Years of U.S. Coinage

The 71st edition of the hobby’s Guide Book of United States Coins (popularly known as the “Red Book”) will launch at the Whitman Baltimore Coin and Collectibles Expo on March 30, 2017. It features new and extensively updated content reflecting the current market for collectible coins.

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Last Chance to Consign to The Blue Moon Collection

In the Stack’s Bowers Galleries tradition of presenting old-time cabinets at auction, The Blue Moon Collection will delight bidders in our upcoming sale to be held March 29-31, 2017, in Baltimore, Maryland. The collection was started over 50 years ago and comprises chiefly private acquisitions from Stack’s along with astute auction purchases from many of […]

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Magnificent Proof Coppers from the D. Brent Pogue Collection, Part V

On March 31, at the 2017 Whitman Baltimore Spring Expo, Stack’s Bowers Galleries will present the D. Brent Pogue Collection, Part V.

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Stack’s Bowers Galleries to Present The Blue Moon Collection

In the Stack’s Bowers Galleries tradition of presenting old-time cabinets at auction, The Blue Moon Collection will delight bidders in the firm’s upcoming sale to be held March 29-31, 2017, in Baltimore, Maryland.

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United States Coins Surpass $6.5 Million in Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the November 2016 Whitman Baltimore Expo

Nostalgia for young America was demonstrated throughout the sessions of the Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the November 2016 Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo, where colonial and classic issues claimed the spotlight at the Baltimore Convention Center. The United States coins portion of the sale saw strong results, surpassing $6.5 million in total prices […]

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PCGS Posts Blog Series Coinciding with Red Book’s 70th Anniversary

Seventy years ago this month, the first edition of Whitman Publishing’s Guide Book of United States Coins (popularly known as the Red Book) went to press. The cover date was 1947, which means 2017 is the official 70th anniversary of the longest-running annual retail coin-price guide.

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A Preview of the Stack’s Bowers Galleries November 2016 Baltimore Auctions

The 2016 Whitman Baltimore Winter Expo is almost here, and as the anticipation builds, we’re looking forward to the latest Stack’s Bowers Galleries auctions, which will include three different auctions of US coins and paper money, and a special auction held in conjunction with the annual Colonial Coin Collectors Club convention.

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“Buy The Book Before The Coin”

When you first start collecting coins you will often hear the saying “buy the book before the coin.” This is said for a number of important reasons. Knowledge is an important part of numismatics and the hobby as a whole, and acquiring that knowledge can help collectors make informed decisions, which in the end can […]

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Whitman Publishing Releases Expanded 2nd Edition of Q. David Bowers’s Guide Book of United States Commemorative Coins

Whitman Publishing announces the release of the updated and expanded second edition of A Guide Book of United States Commemorative Coins, a volume in its popular Bowers Series of numismatic titles, available November 1, 2016. The book continues in the tradition of the Guide Book of Morgan Silver Dollars and other best-selling “Official Red Book” […]

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