Full Service Dealer
Buying & Selling Coins/Currency
Downtown Boise

Our Services

Buying Estates & Collections

Professional and transparent. Immediate payment.

Brokerage Services

Low-commission trading services for select clients.

Numismatic Consultation

Investment advice and collection development. 

Store Updates

New Hours and Operations For Our Storefront

Starting July 14th, 2020 our shop at 217 North 10th will be open the following days and hours.

Tuesday: 11-4

Wednesday: 11-4

Thursday: 11-4

Friday: 11-4

Saturday: Appointment Only

These hours will continue throughout July and August. We are always willing to meet clients outside of these hours if the material or circumstances dictate it.

We are recommending that any individual, company or family that needs our services call ahead to discuss the coins, paper money, bullion, estates, etc. that they are interested in selling or purchasing.

Here are the items we are buying:

U.S. Coins (1793-Present)

World Coins

Ancient Coins

Shipwreck Coins

US/World Paper Money

90% silver

Morgan/Peace Dollars

All gold, silver, platinum and palladium bullion

10k/14k/18k/22k jewelry

Japanese Swords

World War I and World War II “bring backs”

Firearms

Due to continued increases in Covid-19 cases in the community, we recommend that interested parties call us ahead and schedule a time to meet. We are also capable of offering Zoom calls to discuss collections or individual rarities prior to meeting.

 

 

 

The Expert Opinion

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Weekly Recap October 1st -October 5th

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A Rare Coin Dealer’s Approach to Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency

I have been buying, selling, trading and analyzing rare coins and their prices for about 20 years now as a professional numismatist. In that time, I have bought and sold countless numbers of rare coins, ranging from $5 to $1.75 million each, and have developed a somewhat cynical view of them as “liquid” assets. While it is true there is usually always a buyer at some level, it is not like logging into Scottrade and getting a clear picture of…
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