Pawn Stars' Rick Harrison spotted at FUN, Larry King talks coins: Week's Most Read

Coin World looks back at the five most popular stories from the last week
By , Coin World
Published : 01/16/15
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It’s time to catch up on the week that was in numismatic insights and news.

Coin World is looking back at its five most-read stories of the week, according to reader metrics. 

Click the links to read the stories. Here they are, in reverse order: 

5. Larry King interviews GreatCollections' Ian Russell about coins: The pair delve into the hobby of numismatics in a 25-minute television segment posted on YouTube.

4. Big Ben silver £100-for-£100 coin sells out from Royal Mint: All 50,000 coins were purchased in the two weeks after sales began on Dec. 29.

3. 2 coins topped the $2 million mark at Heritage's Platinum Night FUN auction: 2015's first big coin show got off to an exciting start on the night of Jan. 7.

2. Here are 12 photos from Tuesday's opening of the Boston time capsule: While we remain on the hunt for coin close-ups, these will do for now.

1. Pawn Stars' Rick Harrison spotted at Heritage's FUN Platinum Night auction: The coin Harrison put up for sale brought nearly $100,000 during the Jan. 7 auction.

Keep up with's top stories as they are published:

Editor's note: Metrics were measured between Friday, Jan. 9, and 9:36 a.m. Friday, Jan. 16.

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