Volume 61 – #08

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Volume 61#08

July 18 – July 31, 2023

One of the most sought-after banknotes is Lot 551 featuring a 1935 Bank of Canada note in VF-20. It has a presale estimate of $150,000-plus.

RCNA convention sale features ‘rare’ treaty medal, $500 note

An “ultra-rare” Indian Chief medal and an “excessively rare” 1935 Bank of Canada $500 note will “set the tone” for The Canadian Numismatic Company’s (TCNC) auction held in conjunction with at the July 19-23 Royal Canadian Numismatic Association (RCNA) convention in Halifax. “These two premium pieces should set the tone for how the sale will go,” says TCNC’s Eric Paquet. The auction, which opens Thursday, July 20 with the first 387 of 848 lots, will start off with the “extremely rare” 1874 Indian Chief Medal No. 4.  Continue reading →

A first, three Indigenous artists create design for $2 commemorative
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RCNA offering five webinars prior to Halifax convention
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‘Volodymyr Zelensky’ medal wins AMY top honour
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Pick Our Brain
Do you have a collecting question?
Page 6
Focus on Canadian paper money
Page 16
CCN Marketplace
Are you buying or selling?
Page 24
Show & Bourse
Check out the shows in your area
Page 26
Stanley Clute
Notes & Bills
Banknote’s condition key to its collectability
Page 8
John Regitko
Errors & Varieties
Brockages often underappreciated in online auctions
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Randy Heimpel
Newfoundland dealer hosts fun, clever website
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