Author Archive: Adam Crum
Adam Crum was born in Dallas, TX and was introduced to coin collecting by his father. His fascination with the business grew, and by the time he was 22 years old, it became a full-time enterprise. In addition to being an avid student of U.S. numismatics, he has spent his career helping others to understand how to successfully buy and sell U.S. coins. He has continually published newsletters, books and video programs on rare coins since 1991, has been published in most of the leading coin industry publications and has been a guest on many regional and national broadcast programs. Adam Crum is a member of most of the leading numismatic organizations and currently resides in Southern California with his wife and three children.
The finest certified 1787 Brasher Doubloon will be displayed by Monaco Rare Coins of Newport Beach, California as the centerpiece of the official Museum Showcase exhibits at the American Numismatic Association 2014 Chicago World’s Fair of Money, August 5 – 9, 2014. Graded NGC MS63 , it will be insured for $10 million for the […]
Shipwreck Treasure Silver Ingots recovered from torpedoed WWII freighter Gairsoppa now available from Monaco
by Adam Crum – Monaco Rare Coins ……………. In the very early days of World War II, the high seas were no place for those faint of heart. Nazi Germany had a large and lethal force of submarines, sent out in so-called “Wolf-Packs,” to search for and destroy the numerous cargo ships bringing much-needed war […]
by Adam Crum - Monaco Rare Coins …….. This past couple weeks has caused gold bugs a great deal of concern. It’s the worst drop in percentage terms in 30 years. You have to go back to the 1983 drop during the Reagan era to find such a collapse in sentiment and price. Of course, in […]
By Adam Crum – Monaco Rare Coins It seems that there a perfect storm brewing for the metals and it has caused what most are calling a near term “corrective phase”. Both metals had been red-hot and setting new all-time highs. By my view, one positive for the longer term picture surfaced in the trenches […]
Mints and other organizations at the 2011 World’s Fair of Money will discuss new issues and events during presentations on the World Mint Stage, located at Booth 1077. In addition, “Coin Collecting 101,” a 30-minute presentation for numismatic newcomers conducted by ANA Numismatic Educator Rod Gillis, will be held at various times on the stage. […]