new show is coming to New York City in October.
Professional Numismatists Guild’s first PNG New York Invitational is
set for Oct. 9 to 11 at the Millennium Broadway Hotel in Times Square.
The show is to be an annual event.
will be an admission charge of $10, but a coupon for $5 off is
available at the PNG’s website.
show will also host New York’s first display of more than 50 gold
coins from the Saddle Ridge Hoard treasure that made headlines earlier
by Stack’s Bowers Galleries and Heritage Auctions will offer thousands
of lots immediately before, during and after the show, including
1776-1976-D Washington quarter dollar with the famed Bicentennial
drummer reverse is unusual because it is struck on a planchet intended
for a cent. Graded Mint State 61 red, it will be offered in an Oct. 9
Heritage auction at the show.
the unique objects offered in the New York auctions is an undated
white metal splasher for a pattern Liberty quarter eagle from 1857.
The design is similar to that used on the copper-nickel 3-cent piece.
This white metal splasher, graded MS-65 — the only one known for the
variety — will be offered in an Oct. 10 Stack’s Bowers Galleries auction.