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David Mayfield is a Vice President at Heritage Auctions. David started collecting coins at the age of nine and has been trading at coin shows since he was ten years old. David became a full time coin dealer in the early 80's, and has been a regular on the national and international coin show circuit ever since. David came to work at Heritage Auctions in 1992, and since has had the pleasure of assisting thousands of collectors in building their collections and ultimately in helping them bring their collectible legacy to market. David oversees Heritage Auction's numismatic consignment division, and works with collectors and Consignment Directors across all of Heritage Auction's collectible categories.

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The Legendary First

The Legendary First "Dollar" of the Americas - The Finest of Only 3 Known Specimens

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$528,000

Fine Style 'Star' Sextus Pompey Aureus

Fine Style 'Star' Sextus Pompey Aureus

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$336,000

Exceptionally Rare Diadumenian 'Star' Gold Aureus in Fine Style

Exceptionally Rare Diadumenian 'Star' Gold Aureus in Fine Style

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$336,000

China: Kiangnan. Kuang-hsü 50 Cents CD 1899 MS62 Prooflike NGC.

China: Kiangnan. Kuang-hsü 50 Cents CD 1899 MS62 Prooflike NGC.

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$312,000

COIN FAIRS

NUMISMATICA TIENEN, Tienen
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BERKEL ENSCHOT, Tilburg
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HANNOVER, Germany
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Midland coin fair, UK
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Coin Care for the Collector
9.25.2017 Coin Care for the Collector

Acquiring old coins, whether through pure chance or a shrewd purchase, can generate immediate excitement, and can lay the foundation for a lifetime of collecting, regardless of whether the new prize is the first acquisition or an addition to an already-significant inventory...

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Transylvania: Michael I Apafi gold 10 Ducat 1670-AF AU50 PCGS

Transylvania: Michael I Apafi gold 10 Ducat 1670-AF AU50 PCGS

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$76,375
Ancients: LYDIAN KINGDOM. Croesus (ca. 561-546 BC). AV stater (19mm, 10.77 gm)

Ancients: LYDIAN KINGDOM. Croesus (ca. 561-546 BC). AV stater (19mm, 10.77 gm)

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$129,250
The Collector's Handbook - Free Download
Numismatic History: Honoring Native Americans through U.S. Coinage
2.2.2017 Numismatic History: Honoring Native Americans through U.S. Coinage

The historical tribes that make up Native American culture have often been given a place of honor on many of the US Mint’s most popular and enduring coin designs...

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