Music Collectors Talk About Why They Still Bother in the 21st Century – Paste Magazine

When it comes music obsession, a commitment to collecting can take many forms. Two generations ago, a “record collection” was literally just that. But in the past 30 years or so, the means of accumulating music have grown exponentially, with new technologies offering collectors more options than milk cartons crammed with LPs or teetering CD […]

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Isle of Man Post Office unveils Christmas stamps for 2017 – isleofman.com

With the festive season fast approaching, the Isle of Man Post Office has unveiled its Christmas stamps for 2017, featuring a visual interpretation of the traditional seasonal song The Twelve Days of Christmas Designed by artist Catherine Rowe, The Twelve Days of Christmas issue consists of 12 delightfully illustrated 1st Class stamps, perfect for all […]

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Stanley Gibbons 'dependent on bank support' as annual losses more than double to £8.8m – This is Money

Losses at the world’s oldest stamp business Stanley Gibbons more than doubled last year as it admitted that its future lies in the hands of the bank lending it money. The 162-year old company, which deals in stamps, coins, antiques and fine wine, posted trading losses of £8.8million in the year to March, up from […]

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Market report: Housebuilders raise the City rafters on May's £10bn boost to Help to Buy – Evening Standard

Theresa May was the toast of the housebuilders today as a £10 billion boost to the Help to Buy scheme sent the City rushing to fill their boots. The Prime Minister’s pitch to the Tory faithful sent the biggest listed players in the sector to the top of the FTSE 100 risers’ board despite doubts among […]

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1941 Lincoln cent in Proof 67 red among recent Padula Family Foundation Collection offerings – Coin World

Heritage hosted the official auctions at the recent Long Beach Coin, Currency, Stamp & Sports Collectible Expo. The firm’s auctions of U.S. coins, world coins and paper money topped $20 million. American large cents from the Padula Family Foundation Collection led the U.S. coin portion, including the most expensive lot, a very rare 1795 Flowing […]

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One of the prettiest mid-century coins ever just realized $9000 – Coin World

Heritage hosted the official auctions at the recent Long Beach Coin, Currency, Stamp & Sports Collectible Expo. The firm’s auctions of U.S. coins, world coins and paper money topped $20 million. American large cents from the Padula Family Foundation Collection led the U.S. coin portion, including the most expensive lot, a very rare 1795 Flowing […]

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Albany coin shop moves to Wolf Road – Spotlight News

Sep 20, 2017 Jim Franco Business, Culture, News, The Spot Mike Dozois, Geoffrey Demis, James Naughter and Brian Bucher (Photo submitted) COLONIE — There is a certain fascination with coins and currency and for collectors of all stripes it goes beyond the buying power they possess. There is a story behind everything, said one of […]

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