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Quarter Sells for a Record $1.5 Million

A quarter sold at a weekend rare-coin auction for $1.5 million, the largest sum ever paid for a 25-cent piece, an auction house said Monday.

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Gold Coins of Nevada Recluse Sold at Auction $3.1M

Samaszko made good investments in gold at a time in the early 1990s into 2000 when gold was still under $500 an ounce.

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Rare 1913 Nickel Goes for $3,172,500

The coin was one of only five ever made!

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$80M In Gold Coins to be Forfeited to U.S.

1933 Saint-Gaudens double eagles, thought to have been missing for decades were forfeited to the government.

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Treasure Hunter Who Found ‘Ship of Gold’ Now Sought by US Marshals

Thompson promised huge returns to investors who backed his search for the SS Central America, which was dubbed in maritime lore as the “Ship of Gold.”

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Rare Coin Price Records Shattered

King of Siam Proof Set Brings $8.5 Million!

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