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Two of the foremost experts in U.S.
gold coins and territorial gold, David McCarthy and Doug Winter,
will offer special insight into the recent Saddle Ridge Hoard
discovery as part of their Session 2 class, United States and
Territorial Gold Coinage (1795-1933).
McCarthy, senior numismatist at
assisted the anonymous couple who discovered the Saddle Ridge Hoard
in bringing the coins to market. Winter is considered one of the
leading experts on U.S. gold coins and has authored several books
on gold coins (many of which are available for checkout from
it's an incredible opportunity to sit down with Doug, who has
written several of the most hugely important books on U.S. gold,
and myself, and I know a thing or two about pioneer gold," McCarthy
said. "We are two dealers who have been fortunate enough to have
hands-on experience with the sorts of gold coins that we're going
to be talking about in the class."
The course will also include study
of the coinage minted at U.S. Mint branches in Charlotte, N.C.;
Carson City, Nev.; Dahlonega, Ga.; and New Orleans.
The course will also cover the Harry W. Bass Jr. collection at the
Edward C. Rochette Money
To register for the course, download
the course catalog at Money.org/SummerSeminar