At Geoffrey Bell Auctions Ltd., 2018 will be off to an exciting start with the Paris Winter Sale February 3rd in Paris, Ontario. Shows in the dead of winter can be fun because that’s when most collectors are busy working on their material, so numismatics is at the forefront of everyone’s mind. All the I’s […]Read more "Type II J.O.P. Dollar for the Paris Winter Sale"
2018 promises to be one of the most exciting years yet for Geoffrey Bell Auctions Ltd. Coming off a tremendous 2017, featuring a million-dollar Toronto Coin Expo Spring Sale highlighted by the Covered Bridge Collection, we have five auctions scheduled for the coming year. Our first 2018 auction is designed to make an already successful […]Read more "2018 Auction Lineup"
The Geoffrey Bell Auctions Ltd. Moncton November Sale delivered again; our consigners were pleased and winning bidders found some great deals, but the auction succeeded in what it does best every year – provide an entertaining evening of numismatic fun right here in the Maritimes. Paper money did well, bolstered by Bank of Canada and […]Read more "Moncton November Sale 2017 Summary"
The Geoffrey Bell Auctions Ltd. Moncton November Sale is consistently a popular auction for a number of reasons; it’s a lot of fun and offers a wide selection of quality material, always with some “deals to be had,” as the expression goes. One of the things we’ve noticed about this year’s sale is the range […]Read more "There’s Gold in Moncton"
King Edward VII of the United Kingdom was born November 9, 1841, reigning from 1901 until his death in 1910. To honour King Edward on his birthday, we thought it would be a good idea to have a blog post highlighting a collection of interesting material with his image that has been sold through Geoffrey […]Read more "A King Edward VII Collection"
Geoffrey Bell Auctions Ltd. has had very good reason to be excited for the new-discovery J.O.P. Counterstamped dollars being featured in the Toronto Coin Expo 2017 Fall Sale; a new addition to an already storied piece of numismatic history doesn’t reveal itself every day, but new information has come to light that further enhances the […]Read more "1935 J.O.P. Discovery More Important than Originally Thought"
Session one of the Geoffrey Bell Auctions Ltd. Toronto Coin Expo 2017 Fall Sale is set to close with a choice selection of Canadian (and provinces) varieties. We don’t remember such an extensive collection of scarce pieces coming to market at one time, so it’s going to set some precedent with collectors of this type […]Read more "An Important Offering of Canadian Variety Coins"