Financial History Issue 123 (Fall 2017) | Page 2

HERITAGE AUCTIONS The Undisputed World Leader in Rare Coins & Currency 1943 CENT Struck on a Bronze Planchet MS62 Brown NGC Realized: $282,000 | August ANA Denver The 1943 bronze Lincoln cent is one of the most famous and sought after error coins of all time. The rare Mint errors became legendary when false rumors surfaced nationwide in the late 1940s that Henry Ford would give a new car to anyone who could find him a 1943 “copper” cent. 1851 RE Humbert Fifty Dollar, Reeded Edge, 887 Thous. MS63 NGC Realized: $235,000 | August ANA Denver 1792 Disme AU50 PCGS Realized: $180,000 September Long Beach Expo The 50 dollar slugs issued by the U.S. Assay Office in 1851 and 1852 are the most easily recognizable coins of the Gold Rush period. Fr. 2231-B $10,000 1934 Federal Reserve Note PCGS Very Choice New 64 Realized: $144,000 September Long Beach Expo Part of the famed Binion Hoard, which was part of a 100 note, $1 Million display in Binion’s Horseshoe Casino in Las Vegas. To Learn More Visit Inquiries: 877-HERITAGE (437-4824) | Michelle Castro | ext. 1824 | Consign with Heritage Auctions and consider the tax benefits of donating all or part of the proceeds to the Museum of American Finance. DALLAS | NEW YORK | BEVERLY HILLS | SAN FRANCISCO | CHICAGO | PALM BEACH LONDON | PARIS | GENEVA | AMSTERDAM | HONG KONG Always Accepting Quality Consignments in 40 Categories 1 Million+ Online Bidder-Members Paul R. Minshull #16591. BP 12-25%; see 46616