May 16th, 2013

My Two Cents’ Worth: The $10-Million Coin

1_Contursi1794$1obverseLife imitated art in the coin market recently when a 1794 silver dollar—possibly the first silver dollar ever struck by the U.S. Mint—changed hands for just over $10 million in a New York City auction. (Articles on the sale and on the coin appear elsewhere in this issue.) Continue reading Senior Editor Ed Reiter’s column here.

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