Saturday, February 25, 2012

NY Museum to Auction its Rare Gold Coins

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The world’s most spectaclar collection of gold coins — owned by a Washington Heights art museum for 63 years but rarely seen by the public — is about to go on the auction block at Sotheby’s.

The sale on March 8 will provide up to $35 million for the struggling Hispanic Society of America ..., which plans to use the bonanza to expand its vast holdings.

But it will also rob the community of a treasure trove of 37,895 precious coins that provide a . . .

Read more at: New York Daily News

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