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Great Stories Make Coins

June 15, 2015 in Antique Coins, Coins, Collecting, Education, Gold, Gold Coins, Gold Eagles, History, News, Numismatica, Numismatics, Opinion, Rare Coins, USA Coins

By: Jeff Garrett News.CoinUpdate.com (Coin Update News)

1933-double-eagle

Shortly after finding out that I am a rare coin dealer; new acquaintances will often begin to ask about coin collecting. One of the first questions many people ask – What is the most expensive coin? Most are astounded when told that a 1933 Double Eagle sold at auction for over $7,000,000 several years ago. They usually then ask how can a coin be worth so much. The short answer is “The Story”. It was because of questions like this, that several years ago I authored the very popular 100 Greatest U.S. Coins. The book is now in its fourth… Full article at the source>

Source: News.CoinUpdate.com (Coin Update News)

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