Legendary 1884 and 1885 Trade dollars featured in the Stack’s Bowers March 2020 Whitman Baltimore Expo Auction

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is proud to continue its tradition of presenting world-class rarities at auction by featuring 1884 and 1885 Proof Trade dollars in their March 18-20, 2020 Official Auction of the Whitman Baltimore Spring Expo.

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Looking Back at the E Pluribus Unum Collection of New Jersey Coppers

When Stack’s Bowers Galleries offered the E Pluribus Unum Collection of New Jersey Coppers at the official auction of our Baltimore Winter Expo, it gave numismatists an unusual chance to take a look at a meticulous collection from a collector who focused on the series.

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U.S. Mint Special Release

As part of the limited mintage release of the 2019 American Eagle One Ounce Silver Enhanced Reverse Proof coin (San Francisco Mint), the United States Mint is making a limited quantity of the coins available to the public at the Whitman Coin Baltimore Expo on Thursday, November 14.

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Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Currency Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Winter Expo

Welcome to the Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Currency Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Winter Expo. It is almost impossible to believe that 2019 is nearly over. This sale represents the last live U.S. Currency auction of the year for us and what a great year it has been!

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In God We Trust: New Whitman Publishing book explores the Civil War and its effects on American money, banking, and religion

Whitman Publishing announces the release of In God We Trust: The American Civil War, Money, Banking, and Religion, by numismatic researcher William Bierly. The 352-page hardcover book will debut in November 2019. It will be available from booksellers and hobby shops nationwide, and online, for $29.95. The national motto “In God We Trust” debuted on United States coinage […]

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More Than One Oak Tree Shilling To Be Found at the Whitman Baltimore Winter Expo

Stack’s Bowers Galleries will be offering more than one historic Oak Tree Shilling at the official auction of the Whitman Baltimore Winter Expo 2020.

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Stack’s Bowers to Feature Notorious “NE” Pine Tree Shilling” at the Official Auction of the Whitman Baltimore Winter Expo

Not many coins can match the infamy of this particular 1652 Pine Tree shilling, which has been stirring up controversy in the numismatic world for almost 150 years.

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Whitman Publishing earns “Top Membership Recruiter” award at 2019 World’s Fair of Money

At the 2019 World’s Fair of Money, the American Numismatic Association recognized Whitman Publishing’s support in sponsoring ANA memberships. Whitman was presented the Dealer Booster Award for recruiting 177 members from November 2017 through October 2018.

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28 years later: The 1991 Korean War Memorial silver dollar

66 years ago, the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed by U.S. Army Lieutenant General William Harrison, Jr. and North Korean General Nam Il. While the agreement called for a “complete cessation of hostilities,” it was not a final agreement of peace between the powers involved, and tensions have frequently oscillated in the following 66 years.

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The Importance of Rarity

As Senior Editor of the Whitman Red Book, Jeff Garrett knows the importance of rarity in numismatics.

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