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2010-08-09 16:42:00

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Bowers and Merena Auctions, one of the world's pre-eminent numismatic auctioneers, hosted its Boston Rarities Sale on Saturday, Aug. 7 at Park Plaza Hotel and Towers in Boston, Mass., where the featured coin, a rare 1794 Silver Dollar, was sold for $1,207,500. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100809/CG48175) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100809/CG48175) "There has been great anticipation within the industry for our...

2010-07-21 09:38:00

BOSTON, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 1,100 of the world's best coin and paper money dealers will be buying, selling and trading numismatic items during the Boston World's Fair of Money held by the non-profit American Numismatic Association (ANA). The event, August 10-14 at the Hynes Convention Center, will be the largest coin show of the year and visitors will be able to attend hourly presentations from numismatists on a wide range of subjects. The show will include museum-quality...

2010-07-12 16:27:00

IRVINE, Calif., July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Steve Deeds--a 40+ year veteran of all aspects of the rare coin market--is pleased to announce the formation of Morgan Gold. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Morgan Gold will focus on the sale of classic United States gold coinage and will also offer European gold coinage and modern bullion coins. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100712/LA33909LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100712/LA33909LOGO) "I am pleased to...

2010-06-28 16:55:00

FORT LEE, N.J., June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Inflation Association - http://inflation.us - is pleased to announce the release of its first ever update to its unbiased reviews of the major online sellers of gold and silver bullion. NIA's 'Gold and Silver Seller Reviews' feature was originally launched on January 14th and has become widely recognized in the industry as the premiere spot for precious metals investors to become educated about how online gold and silver coin and bullion...

2010-06-25 06:36:00

NEW YORK, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Bullion International (GBI) announced today that it has launched a new physical precious metals service that will enable financial advisors to provide their retail clients the ability to buy and store allocated specific bars of gold, silver, platinum and palladium in an efficient, secure and cost-effective manner. Based in New York City, Gold Bullion International is led by chief executive officer Colbert Narcisse, a 17-year veteran of Merrill...

2010-06-15 08:35:00

TSX: GQM VANCOUVER, June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Golden Queen Mining Co. Ltd. is pleased to announce it has engaged Norwest Corporation of Vancouver, British Columbia, to update the feasibility study on the Soledad Mountain Project to reflect current market economics. Norwest Corporation previously prepared a feasibility study on the Project, which is reported in a NI 43-101 compliant Technical Report dated January 23, 2008. The January 2008 report was prepared using base case prices of...

2010-06-11 07:28:00

VIENNA, Austria, June 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 25, 2010, the world's largest gold coin, a 2007 Canadian $ 1,000.000 Maple Leaf is to be auctioned at Vienna's Dorotheum. This coin breaks all records: It weighs a staggering 100 kilos and measures 53 cm in diameter. But the most remarkable thing about this impressive coin, which cannot even be lifted by two men, is that it is made exclusively of the purest, finest and most refined gold: 999.99/1000 gold. The world...

2010-05-27 16:49:25

Demonstrating that chemistry sometimes can inform history, researchers from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Colorado College and Mount Saint Mary's University in Emmitsburg, Md., have shown that sensitive nondestructive evaluation (NDE) techniques can be used to determine the elemental composition of ancient coins, even coins that generally have been considered too corroded for such methods*. Along the way, the researchers' analysis of coins minted in ancient Judea...

2010-05-12 07:39:00

GAINESVILLE, Mo., May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Cultural Property Advisory Committee hearings on renewal of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Italy were held at the U.S. State Department in Washington D.C. on May 6-7. The committee heard comments in open public session from representatives of five main groups of concerned citizens: Archaeologists, Museum Administrators, Art and Antiquity Collectors, the Numismatic Trade and Ancient Coin Collectors. Collectors expressed concern that coins...

2010-05-03 15:17:00

NEW YORK, May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeffrey Nichols, Senior Economic Advisor to Rosland Capital (www.roslandcapital.com), had the following commentary based on recent market activity and the week ahead: The gold market is already telling us that the global sovereign debt crisis will likely get worse, despite this weekend's bailout of Greece by the European Union. The U.S. dollar price of gold - having risen 6% in April - began this week and the new month on a strong note, moving higher...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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