Articles by Jeff Garrett

Home/Articles by Jeff Garrett

Collecting American Gold Eagles

2022-11-04T12:24:39-04:00By |Articles by Jeff Garrett|

The recently completed Stack’s Bowers sales featuring the first and last American Silver and Gold Eagles saw record prices for pedigreed modern coins sold at auction, stunning most observers. Touted as the Dusk to Dawn Anniversary issues, the coins were the last 500 Type 1 and first 500 Type [...]

Collecting Barber Coinage

2022-07-12T16:38:52-04:00By |Articles by Jeff Garrett|

During a recent visit to the vaults of the Smithsonian National Numismatic Collection (NNC), I ran across some amazing numismatic paraphernalia. One of the metal cabinets contains several shelves from the estate of Charles Barber, the Chief Engraver of the United States Mint from [...]

Go to Top