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Legendary Proof 1864 Cents with L highlight Long Beach Offerings

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Three distinct examples of the ultra-rare proof 1864 Indian Cent with L on ribbon highlight the offerings in Heritage Auctions’ September 25 – 29 US Coins Signature Auction, to be held at the Long Beach Convention Center in conjunction with the Long Beach Coin and Collectibles Expo. The 1864 Indian cent has three distinct varieties, all […]

King of American Coins Sold for $3,877,500 at Heritage Auctions

The Mickley-Hawn-Queller specimen of the 1804 $1 silver dollar or known among collectors as King Of American Coins" sold for $3,877,500

The Mickley-Hawn-Queller specimen of the 1804 $1 silver dollar or known among collectors as King Of American Coins” sold for $3,877,500 including buyer premium in Heritage Auction Platinum Night event on Friday, Aug. 9. This one of the world’s most famous coins sets a house record! “Although it’s dated 1804, it was actually made in […]

Rare Frankenstein Movie Poster Could Fetch Monstrous $100,000 at Heritage

Rare Frankenstein Movie Poster Could Fetch Monstrous $100,000 at Heritage

The man who made a monster – Frankenstein is doubtless the greatest horror film of all time. An original 1931 Frankenstein movie poster insert could fetch monstrous $100,000 when it crosses the block July 27-28 as part of Heritage Auctions’ Movie Poster Signature sale. “This is an amazing Holy Grail for collectors,” said Grey Smith, […]

Original 1964 Hand-Crafted GI Joe Figures at Heritage Auctions

Original 1964 Hand-Crafted GI Joe Prototype Leads Trio Of Important Early 'Joe' Figures At Heritage Auctions

The very first handcrafted mock-up of GI Joe, the original 12″ tall Real American Hero and simply the most prized collectible there could be for generations of men, will cross the block at Heritage Auctions on August 10 as the centerpiece of the company’s Entertainment and Music Memorabilia event. It carries a starting bid of […]

Batman #1 and Frank Miller’s Dark Knight Returns #2 Highlight of the Heritage Summer Auction

Batman #1 and Frank Miller’s Dark Knight Returns #2 Highlight of the Heritage Summer Auction

A CGC universal grade example of the most sought-after golden age comic book Batman #1 from 1940, CFC-Grade 9.2 has been sold for $850,000 in a private transaction through the Heritage Auctions ComicMarket. Last year that was amazing news for all comic book collectors. This time, the same auction house offers them the opportunity to […]

Jesse James’ Gun Belt Highlight at Heritage Auctions

Jesse James Gun Belt, from the Collection of Harry Hoffman

Jesse James was an American outlaw, gang leader, bank robber, train robber, and murderer, who as a teenager rode off to join Confederate guerrillas in 1864. He fancied himself a modern Robin Hood, robbing from Radical Republicans and giving to the poor. Already a celebrity when he was alive, he became a legendary figure of […]

Babe Ruth “Bustin’ Babes” Cap Highlight of Platinum Night Sports Auction

1927-28 Babe Ruth Game Worn "Bustin' Babes" Barnstorming Cap

“Bustin’ Babes” barnstorming cap worn by Babe Ruth at the pinnacle of his career will be highlight at the upcoming Platinum Night event held by Heritage Auctions. This collectible item is owned by the descendants of a young pastry chef for a noted Santa Barbara, California hotel who received it as gift when Ruth and […]