"We’re looking at the $10 bill as the next bill we’re going to be issuing. And we have spent the summer listening to the American people. And I have to say I’m really pleased how many people we’ve heard from.”
At an official ceremony on Sept. 9 in Ottawa, the Bank of Canada unveiled its long-awaited commemorative $20 bank note honoring Queen Elizabeth II. As of that day, her reign exceeded the 63 years, 216 days of her great-great-grandmother, Queen Victoria, making her the longest serving British monarch.
More than 2,200 pieces of Colonial, Confederate, obsolete, and world paper money will cross the block in Dallas on Oct. 21 to 24 as Heritage Auctions offers the seventh part of the Eric P. Newman Collection. The sale will consist of both floor and Internet-only sessions.
Where has all the paper gone? At least a half a dozen sales with United States paper money are scheduled from September to Thanksgiving, so for a lot of it, the answer is, the auction block. The season started Sept. 16 to 22, when Heritage Auctions conducted its several-thousand-lot Currency Signature sale in Long Beach, Calif.
Faced with the dilemma of having to raise sufficient capital to finance a pending war with Great Britain and maintain stability domestically, the federal government was forced in 1810 into borrowing for the short term. The answer for Albert Gallatin — who served as Treasury secretary during President Thomas Jefferson’s two four-year terms in office and most of...
The government of India has announced that in an effort to combat an abundance of counterfeit notes in circulation, seven as yet undisclosed new security features will soon be placed on its high denomination 500- and 1,000-rupee notes. After that, they will be introduced on other denominations no later than May 2016.
The highlight of the auction will be an Uncirculated Series 1875 $5 First Charter Period note (Charter 2179, Friedberg 401) from the First National Bank of Colorado Springs (Colorado Territory). This is only the second territorial known from the city with the other one being a low grade example in the American Numismatic Association museum. Manifest gives the offered...
Let’s say you’re collecting topically, like notes with locomotives or steamboats or Indians. A number of specialty volumes complement the basic state catalogs.
This isn't your standard auction hall or gallery
The visually impaired, and counterfeiting subjects of the paper money will be addressed. Original design will also remain.