Learn More About Coin And Stamp Collecting With Help From Coins of the Realm

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If you’d like to learn more about coin and stamp collecting, then be sure to read these articles and websites.  If you have any further questions, call Coins of the Realm at (301) 340-1640.


  • The Telegraph has an article about the world’s most expensive stamp: A Swedish three-shilling piece first released in 1855.


  • Bloomberg discusses how the booming precious metals market is affecting the antiques trade.


  • You’d think that discovering a cache of the most valuable coins in the world would be a boon, but because those gold coins were stolen, that hasn’t been the case for the heirs of Israel Switt.  Check out ABC.com to learn more about the protracted legal battle over Switt’s Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles.



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