Gold Rarities Highlight $20M+ Central States Event from Heritage Auctions


DALLAS, TX .- Glittering gold rarities, including elite proof specimens and a double eagle that survived the mass melting of its issue in the 1930s, are among the major highlights of Heritage Auctions’$20,000,000+ CSNS Signature® & Platinum Night U.S. Coin Auction, the official auction of the Central States Numismatic Society’s Annual Convention, April 27-30, in Rosemont, IL. “Our Central States auctions consistently rank among our best events each year,” said Greg Rohan, President of Heritage. “This time around should be no exception, thanks to an auction that is both broad and deep. More than 3,600 lots will be offered on the auction floor, and our special Platinum Night session on Thursday, April 29, contains the best of the best, more than 550 important rarities.” A small but important specimen is an 1859 three dollar gold piece graded PR66 Cameo by NGC. The 1859 is one of the earliest years in whi