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Bentley Sets The New Gold Standard For Sovereigns

Bentley Sets The New Gold Standard For Sovereigns

There was an air of sadness in the room as the final part of the Bentley Collection went under the hammer.  The end of an eighteen month journey of auctions, and thirty four years of collecting, did not however go out with a whimper. 306 lots... read more »

 

British Indian Coins to Make Numismatic History

British Indian Coins to Make Numismatic History

Baldwin’s are delighted to present part two of the most impressive collection of Indian coinage ever to be sold by public auction. Due to be held on the 31 May at the CIPFA Conference Centre in London the auction will contain 291 lots of... read more »

 

Richard III Coin Found Near Bosworth Battlefield Sells for £36,000 at Spink

Richard III Coin Found Near Bosworth Battlefield Sells for £36,000 at Spink

London - A gold coin discovered near the site of the famous Battle of Bosworth in Leicestershire, bearing Richard III’s personal emblem of the boar, has sold for £36,000 to a private collector, against a pre-sale estimate of £12-15,000... read more »

 

Gold Seeks “Foothold Above $1600″, China Stimulus “Likely to be Positive for Gold”

Gold Seeks “Foothold Above $1600″, China Stimulus “Likely to be Positive for Gold”

London Gold Market Report from Ben Traynor BullionVault Thursday 9 August 2012 WHOLESALE MARKET prices to buy gold bullion hovered in a tight range around $1615 an ounce for much of Thursday morning in London – marginally above where they... read more »

 

Olympic Medals are Still Made of Precious Metal But Contain Less Gold

Olympic Medals are Still Made of Precious Metal But Contain Less Gold

As prices rose, gold use gave way to silver years ago Olympic medals use a lot of metal but these days the gold medal is mostly silver. The silver medal is sterling silver while the bronze is largely copper. The last time the Olympic Games... read more »

 

Gold “Alternating Between Up and Down Weeks”, More QE “Appropriate” for US Economy

Gold “Alternating Between Up and Down Weeks”, More QE “Appropriate” for US Economy

By Ben Traynor – BullionVault U.S. DOLLAR gold prices held above $1580 an ounce Monday morning in London – broadly in line with last week’s close – while major European stock markets were broadly flat on the day, with the exception... read more »

 

First Scottish Coin Realises Three Times Estimate

First Scottish Coin Realises Three Times Estimate

London. June 28, 2012. Today Spink, the world’s premier auction house for collectables, sold the first known coin ever issued in Scotland for the staggering price of £8,400. The penny, discovered near Harrogate in North Yorkshire in 1998,... read more »

 

Ancient Coins Found by Metal Detectorists in Bedforshire Star in London Auction

Ancient Coins Found by Metal Detectorists in Bedforshire Star in London Auction

Roman silver miliarensis came third in Nation’s Greatest Find contest   A Roman silver coin dug from a field in Bedfordshire by an amateur metal detectorist which went on to be placed third in The Nation’s Greatest Find 2010 competition... read more »

 

London Gold Market Report 03/09/12 – BullionVault

London Gold Market Report 03/09/12 – BullionVault

from Ben Traynor BullionVault Friday 9 March 2012, 09:10 EST Gold and Silver Down on Week, Stocks and Dollar Rally Following Nonfarms Release, Chinese Inflation News “Could See Boost for Gold’s Value” SPOT MARKET gold prices... read more »

 

London Gold Market Report 03/08/12 – BullionVault

London Gold Market Report 03/08/12 – BullionVault

from Ben Traynor BullionVault Thursday 8 March 2012, 08:45 EST Inflation “Tying Hands” of ECB as Rates Unchanged in Eurozone and UK, Fed Reaction “Key to Precious Metals Case” SPOT MARKET prices to buy gold were hovering... read more »

 

London Gold Market Report 02/15/12 – BullionVault

London Gold Market Report 02/15/12 – BullionVault

from Ben Traynor BullionVault Wednesday 15 February 2012, 09:00 EST Euro Crisis “Still Supporting Gold” as Germany’s Concerns Grow over Greece’s Second Bailout SPOT MARKET gold prices rose to $1732 per ounce Wednesday... read more »

 

London Gold Market Report 01/31/12 – BullionVault

London Gold Market Report 01/31/12 – BullionVault

from Ben Traynor BullionVault Tuesday 31 January 2012, 09:00 EST Gold Set for Biggest Monthly Gain of C21st, But Ends January with “Lackluster” Physical Interest in Asia U.S. DOLLAR gold bullion prices looked set to record their... read more »

 

London Gold Market Report 12/21/11 – BullionVault

London Gold Market Report 12/21/11 – BullionVault

from Ben Traynor BullionVault Wednesday 21 December, 08:45 EST Gold “Does Not Offer Comfort in Liquidity Crunch”, European Banks “Could Not Refuse” ECB’s “Free Money” Offer U.S. DOLLAR gold bullion prices... read more »

 

London Gold Market Report 12/19/11 – BullionVault

London Gold Market Report 12/19/11 – BullionVault

from Ben Traynor BullionVault Monday 19 December, 08:45 EST Physical Demand “Will Determine Support for Gold” while Selloff was “Driven by Euro Weakness” WHOLESALE MARKET gold bullion prices rose to $1607 an ounce Monday... read more »

 

London Gold Market Report 12/16/11 – BullionVault

London Gold Market Report 12/16/11 – BullionVault

from Ben Traynor BullionVault Friday 16 December, 08:45 EST Phys. Demand “Huge” as Gold Touches $1600, but “Bears in Driver’s Seat” as European Govts Fear Possible Downgrades SPOT MARKET gold prices briefly touched... read more »

 

London Gold Market Report 12/12/11 – BullionVault

London Gold Market Report 12/12/11 – BullionVault

from Ben Traynor BullionVault Monday 12 December, 09:00 EDT “Funding Stresses” as Gold Plummets, European Summit Deal “Shows a Lack of Progress”, MF Global Fallout Causes Confusion Over Who Owns Gold Bars SPOT MARKET... read more »

 

London Gold Market Report 12/02/11 – BullionVault

London Gold Market Report 12/02/11 – BullionVault

Bank of England Gives “Systemic Crisis” Warning, Germany’s Merkel says Eurozone “Will Take Years” to Solve Debt Problem, South Korea Adds to Gold Reserves U.S.DOLLAR Gold Bullion prices eased back from a week’s... read more »

 

Baldwin’s London Auction 70 Preview

Baldwin’s London Auction 70 Preview

The first of Baldwin’s two official Coinex auctions will be held on the 28th September this year and will include a spectacular selection of Ancient and British Coins, Military and Commemorative Medals and South African Banknotes, Coins and... read more »

 

Morton & Eden Announce Single-owner Auction of Exceptional Ancient Greek Coins

Morton & Eden Announce Single-owner Auction  of Exceptional Ancient Greek Coins

Sale brings back to the market rarities not seen since 1960s and 70s Morton & Eden, the specialist London coin and medal auctioneers, are delighted to announce an important single-owner sale of ancient Greek coins of exceptional quality... read more »

 

Chinese dragon coin should be a roaring $97,000 success at Spink’s auction

Chinese dragon coin should be a roaring $97,000 success at Spink’s auction

Paul Fraser Collectibles Numismatists are in for a treat this coming Wednesday as a fine collection goes on sale A large number of brilliant rare coins are going under the hammer at specialist auction house Spink, in London, starting this Wednesday,... read more »

 
 
 
 
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