Video News: Walton 1913 Nickel to be Auctioned by Heritage
Todd Imhof, Executive Vice President and Mark Borckardt, Senior Numismatist & Cataloguer, Heritage Auctions.
Ten years ago the last of the five 1913 nickels was rediscovered after being lost for decades. Mark Borckardt was one of the people who helped to identify the Walton specimen when it came back onto the market.
Now Heritage Auctions has been selected to sell this historic piece of numismatics at the Central States Numismatic Society Convention in 2013.
See and hear what it is like to handle such an important coin from two industry leaders.
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About The Florida United Numismatists Convention:
The 58th annual Florida United Numismatists coin convention was held in Orlando January 10-13, 2013. It featured the largest number of bourse tables ever assembled at a FUN convention with 614 dealer booths along with 223 cases of educational exhibits. There were 16 different educational lectures, the Hobo Nickel Association of carvers, a Young Numismatist Program and Scout Merit Badge seminar, Abraham Lincoln (Dennis Boggs) and Robert E. Lee on the bourse floor, Ray Dillard with a commemorative Elongated Cent, the Piedmont Gold Panners, Mike Bean and his Spider Press, a rare coin auction by Heritage, and all the major grading services accepting coins. FUN also chartered buses to bring members of the adjacent FUN coin clubs to the convention bringing additional coin collectors to the show. Attendance at this year’s convention was expected to top 10,000 people
58th Annual FUN Convention
Orange County Convention Center
9899 International Drive, Hall SB
Orlando, Florida 32819
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