News about Bullion
British Museum announces largest Anglo-Saxon gold coin find to date
LONDON – A find of 131 gold coins along with four other gold objects dating to 1,400 years ago stands to be the largest find to date of gold coins from the Anglo-Saxon period in England.
Vogt Auction taps into cache of luxury items Feb. 27
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – An incredible collection of diamond jewelry and other luxury items seized by federal court order from disgraced San Antonio oil and gas entrepreneurs Brian and Kristi Alfaro will be auctioned off at Vogt Auction Galleries on Saturday, Feb. 27, at 1 p.m. CST. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.
Wells Fargo stock certificate pays big dividends at Holabird sale
RENO, Nev. – A rare Wells Fargo and Co. stock certificate from 1870 sold for $2,875, a 1960s-era 25-cent Jennings slot machine from the famous Nevada Club Casino brought $2,625, and a $1,000 Federal Reserve note from 1934 realized $2,500 at Holabird Western Americana Collections’ five-day “Spooktacular Sale” held Oct. 29-Nov. 2. Absentee and Internet […]
Holabird to present huge Americana sale Oct. 29-Nov. 2
RENO, Nev. – Original artwork for what is widely regarded as the very first psychedelic rock poster – created in 1965 for the grand opening of the Red Dog Saloon in Virginia City, Nevada and advertising the acid-rock group the Charlatans for a series of dates that never happened – is an expected star lot […]