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Rare 1793 Penny Sells For $2.35 Million At Auction

DALLAS (AP) – A U.S. one-cent piece dating to 1793 has sold at auction for $2.35 million.

Dallas-based Heritage Auctions said the penny sold at auction Wednesday in Orlando, Florida. 100 more words

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In Beverly Hills, collector Kevin Lipton purchases rare 18th century American coin for almost $2.6 million

Yahoo News: A Beverly Hills rare coin dealer purchased a 1792 American penny for nearly $2.6 million, the most ever paid for a one-cent piece at auction. 52 more words

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1793 penny sells for $2.35 million at Florida auction

DALLAS (AP) — A U.S. one-cent piece dating to 1793 has sold at auction for $2.35 million.

Dallas-based Heritage Auctions said the penny sold at auction Wednesday in Orlando, Florida. 97 more words

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Puppets From 'Coraline,' 'The Boxtrolls' Offered At Auction

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DALLAS (AP) — The stop-motion animators behind films that include “Coraline” and “The Boxtrolls” will be auctioning puppets, models, props and sets from its archives for the first time. 194 more words

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10 Crazy Prices Paid for Art, Jewels, Collectibles in 2014

An Alberto Giacometti sculpture sold to Greenwich, Conn. hedge funder Steve Cohen for $109.6 million in November of this year, but it was far from the only eye-popping price set at auction. 321 more words