Superior Galleries Realizes Strong Prices in July 26, 2008 Baltimore Elite Auction.DALLAS -- DGSE Companies, Inc. (AMEX AMEX
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DGC Dirección General de Caminos (Guatemala) ), which wholesales, retails and auctions fine watches, jewelry, diamonds, precious metal and rare coin products via traditional and Internet channels, today announced its results for Superior Galleries July 26, 2008 Baltimore Elite Auction. This 870 lot event realized $1,249,168 inclusive of the standard 15% buyer's premium amid active bidding.
Some individual highlights of this auction included:
* Lot 505 - 1907 $10 Indian Wire Rim PCGS PCGS Professional Coin Grading Service
PCGS Placer County Genealogical Society (California) MS63 $43,125
* Lot 493 - 1803 $10 Capped Bust Small Reverse Stars NGC NGC New General Catalogue (of Nebulae and Star Clusters; astronomy)
NGC National Geographic Channel (TV)
NGC National Guideline Clearinghouse MS61 $35,650
* Lot 88 - 1856 Flying Eagle Cent The Flying Eagle cent is a United States coin that was minted from 1857 to 1858. The coin was designed by James B. Longacre. The Flying Eagle was the first small-sized cent coin minted in the US, replacing the earlier large cent. NGC PF66 $35,075
* Lot 448 - 1811 $5 Capped Draped Bust PCGS MS64 $32,487.50
* Lot 449 - 1812 $5 Capped Draped Bust PCGS MS64 $32,231.05
* Lot 522 - 1870 $20 PCGS MS62 $25,875
* Lot 779 - Fr. 127 1869 $20 US Note RCGS RCGS Royal Canadian Geographical Society (La Societé Géographique Royale du Canada)
RCGS Rare Currency Grading Service (California)
RCGS Rock County Genealogical Society (Wisconsin) Gem Crisp Unc $25,000
* Lot 323 - 1893-CC Morgan Dollar PCGS MS64 $24,150
Commenting on the Superior Baltimore Elite Auction, Senior Vice President of Auctions Paul Song said, "Our strong results are a testament to the attention and care that we have been putting toward creating the finest and freshest auctions in the industry. Personalized marketing to key bidders helped drive prices on important lots."
Mr. Song continued, "We are now concentrating our efforts on our upcoming 1,000 plus lot September 15-16, 2008 Pre Long Beach Elite Auction to be held in our new Woodland Hills Show Room and Auction Gallery." For more information on this auction or on how to consign consign v. 1) to deliver goods to a merchant to sell on behalf of the party delivering the items, as distinguished from transferring to a retailer at a wholesale price for re-sale. Example: leaving one's auto at a dealer to sell and split the profit. to one of our future Elite Auctions, please contact Paul Song or Aaron Malone, Consignment Director 800-545-1001 or email@example.com. Space is limited in all of our exclusive Elite Auctions, so please contact us well in advance to reserve a spot for your special numismatic nu·mis·mat·ic
1. Of or relating to coins or currency.
2. Of or relating to numismatics.
[French numismatique, from Late Latin numisma, numismat-, treasures.
DGSE Companies, Inc. wholesales retails and auctions jewelry, diamonds, fine watches, and precious metal bullion and rare coins products to domestic and international customers through its Dallas Gold and Silver Exchange, Charleston Gold and Diamond Exchange, Superior Galleries and National Jewelry Exchange subsidiaries and well as through the Internet. DGSE DGSE Direccion General de Seguridad y Emergencias
DGSE Direction Générale de Sécurité Extérieure (French Equivalent of MI6 and CIA)
DGSE Director General Spectrum Engineering Branch (Canada) also owns Fairchild International, Inc., one of the largest vintage watch wholesalers in the country. Wholesale customers can access our full vintage watch inventory through the restricted site at www.FairchildWatches.com. In addition to its retail facilities in Dallas and Euless, Texas, Charleston, South Carolina South Carolina, state of the SE United States. It is bordered by North Carolina (N), the Atlantic Ocean (SE), and Georgia (SW). Facts and Figures
Area, 31,055 sq mi (80,432 sq km). Pop. (2000) 4,012,012, a 15. and Beverly Hills, California, the Company operates live Internet auctions which can be accessed at www.dgse.com and through Superior Galleries' website at www.sgbh.com. Real-time price quotations and real-time order execution in precious metals are provided at www.USBullionExchange.com and through Superior precious Metals. DGSE also purchases precious metals, rare coins, watches, diamonds and jewelry through www.Americangoldandsilverexchange.com and over 900 supporting websites and through Superior Estate Buyers. The Company also makes collateralized consumer loans at two National Pawn locations in Dallas, Texas.
The Company is headquartered in Dallas, Texas and its common stock trades on The American Stock Exchange American Stock Exchange (AMEX)
Stock exchange in the U.S. Originally known as “the Curb,” it began as an outdoor marketplace in New York City c. 1850. It moved indoors to its present location in the Wall Street area in 1921. under the symbol "DGC".
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