Don't miss this weekend's TOREX Coin Show & Auctions at the Hyatt Regency on King in downtown Toronto. Doors open at 10am! TOREX is the best place to buy, sell, trade and evaluate your coins.
2014 is the 52nd Year of TOREX®, Canada's longest running and most popular collectors' show (since 1962). The always popular two-day winter TOREX Coin Show will open to the public on Saturday, February 22, from 10a.m. to 5p.m. and on Sunday, February 23 from 10a.m. to 3p.m. TOREX plays host to over 40 of Canada's finest coin dealers in Canadian, foreign and ancient coins, gold, silver, paper money, militaria, reference books and coin supplies.
Marc Verret and Eric Pacquet from The Canadian Numismatic Company will be conducting the February 2014 TOREX auction. Auction lot viewing begins on Thursday, February 20 at 1:00 pm. There are two auction sessions.
Sesson 1: Friday, February 21 at 6:30pm and
Session 2: Saturday, February 22 at 5:00pm.
An “exceedingly rare” and valuable CANADIAN 1921 50 CENTS is set to be sold at the 2014 February TOREX auction.
This amazing piece has been graded by PCGS and it is believed to be one of the best known examples that exist.
The coin has a lovely russet-gray toning with gold highlights. This is agorgeous example of the "King of Canadian Coins". Several years ago, TheNorweb coin graded PCGS MS67 (and now out of the holder) sold for more than$300,000. A superb Gem issue that definitely warrants a look. The CanadianCoin Dealer Guide suggests $250,000.00 in MS65. This is once-in-a-life-time-opportunity to acquire a museum piece!
Everyone who collects Canadian coins aspires to own a 1921 50 Cents. Few collectors ever have the opportunity, and fewer still can say that have owned a legendary coin. Unpriced in Trends above Uncirculated. The bidding will start at $235,000.00
The Canadian Numismatic Company is pleased to offer this wonderful piece ofCanadian numismatic history. The current owner has known the pride of havingthis Canadian rarity for a few years, and now it’s time for a new chapter tobe written in the story. - (1921 50 Cents PCGS MS66)
There will be a daily TOREX raffle for a Royal Canadian Mint 2014 specimen set to be drawn at 4pm Saturday and 2pm Sunday!
The TOREX Coin Show & Auctions is Canada’s oldest commercial coin show, hosted 3 times per year at the Hyatt Regency on King in downtown Toronto. TOREX is the best place to buy, sell, trade and evaluate your coins, ask questions relating to numismatics, obtain information about area coin clubs, and meet other numismatic enthusiasts. Admission is only $7.00 and tickets are available at the door. Ages 16 and under are always free!
- Prize value: approximately $49.95 per set.
- Chances of winning depend on the number of entrants.
- Entrants must submit a completed TOREX comment card in the raffle box at the show.
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