Amazon Launches Collectible Coins Store
Amazon has announced the launch of its Collectible Coins store. The store carries over 10,000 unique U.S. coins from over 75 different deals. Some of the dealers include Stack's Bowers Galleries, Kagin's, David Lawrence Rare Coins and Liberty Coin. The above image shows buried treasure coins from the Saddle Ridge Hoard, which were recently discovered in California.The coins are the site can be searched by mint year, denomination, metal, series, grade rating, price and more.One of the most expensive coins on the site is the 1907 $20 MCMVII Proof Ultra High Relief coin, which is being sold for $3.75 million by Kagin's.
Steve Johnson, director for the Amazon Marketplace, says in a statement, "Collectors of rare coins are passionate about the hobby because coins represent the intersection of history, collectibility and wealth. Coins have been one of the most searched for items in our collectibles stores. The introduction of the Collectible Coins store was inspired by customer demand and the need to provide a unique experience for customers to discover graded and rare U.S. coins from reputable dealers. We're thrilled to bring the excitement and discovery of coin collecting to Amazon."
You can find the coin store here on Amazon.com.
Posted on May 28, 2014