Stack's Bowers Galleries

Business Contact: Christine Karstedt

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  • Industry Council for Tangible Assets
  • Professional Numismatists Guild
  • Certified Acceptance Corporation
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  • Numismatic Guaranty Corporation
  • Round Table Trading


Miss​​​ion Statement: Stack’s Bowers Galleries is dedicated to fulfilling the total buying and selling needs of the numismatic community. Our eight-decade legacy of achieving dynamic results and record-breaking prices guides our unwavering commitment to serve novice and expert collectors and enthusiasts, as well as industry professionals. Through our unparalleled list of services and incomparable customer support, Stack’s Bowers Galleries provides every client the opportunity to achieve their numismatic goals through live and Internet auctions, retail buying and selling, financial backing, and expertise. About Us: Stack's Bowers Galleries conducts live, Internet and specialized auctions of rare U.S. and world coins and currency and ancient coins, as well as direct sales through retail and wholesale channels. The company's 80-year legacy includes the cataloging and sale of many of the most valuable United States coin and currency collections to ever cross an auction block — The D. Brent Pogue Collection, The John J. Ford, Jr. Collection, The Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection, The Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection, The Norweb Collection, The Cardinal Collection and The Battle Born Collection — to name just a few. World coin and currency collections include The Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection of World Gold Coins, The Kroisos Collection, The Alicia and Sidney Belzberg Collection, The Wa She Wong Collection, The Guia Collection, The Thos. H. Law Collection, and The Robert O. Ebert Collection. Topping off this amazing numismatic history is the inclusion of the world record for the highest price ever realized at auction for a rare coin, the 1794 Flowing Hair Silver Dollar graded Specimen-66 (PCGS) that realized over $10 million, part of their sale of the famed Cardinal Collection. The company is headquartered in Santa Ana, California, with offices in New York, Wolfeboro, Hong Kong, and Paris. Stack's Bowers Galleries is an Official Auctioneer for several important numismatic conventions, including American Numismatic Association events, the New York International Numismatic Convention, the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Spring, Summer and Winter Expos, and its April and August Hong Kong Auctions.​ Legendary Numismatists Q. David Bowers, the most renowned numismatist of our time, personally oversees our auction program, in addition to our team of the finest catalogers in the industry — all of whom have been individually selected for their expertise in the types of materials included in every collection cataloged. Unparalleled Expertise in All Areas of Numismatics Since 1933, Stack’s Bowers Galleries and its predecessor firms have handled virtually every major collection of classic United States coinage to cross the auction block, including The D. Brent Pogue Collection, The Norweb Collection, The Eliasberg Collection, The Garrett Collection, The Whitney Collection and The Jimmy Hayes Collection, among countless others. Our team of highly skilled experts provides both new and experienced collectors with guidance in their purchases, support investors with the formation of portfolios in a variety of ways, and work tirelessly to ensure that you as the consignor benefit from the personable and professional services we offer.​​ Global Reach​​ Each year, Stack’s Bowers Galleries invests millions of dollars to market and advertise our auctions. In addition to the frequently covered stories by international media outlets and targeted numismatic media, we work to ensure your collection achieves maximum auction awareness by creating strategic advertising and marketing campaigns that include full-page ads in the top industry publications, e-newsletters, brochures and award-winning catalog descriptions. ​ Our fully integrated website allows an unlimited number of bidders from around the globe to conveniently bid on your coins and currency from their computer or mobile device. Furthermore, our site provides a series of enhancements and new features, auction archives; intuitive and user-friendly search and filtering tools; a redesigned lot listing page; the latest numismatic content and research; a redesigned My Account page; and virtual library​

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123 West 57th St
Ste 100
New York, New York 10019
United States


57th Street, 7th Ave (N,Q,R,W)

57th Street, 6th Ave (F)

59th Street, Columbus Circle (A,B,C,D,1)

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Store Hours Monday—Wednesday: 10 a.m.–7 p.m. Thursday—Friday: 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Saturday: 10 a.m.–3 p.m.


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