Mercanti will conduct three public seminars, one each day at 1 pm in Room 102-B. The topics are: Thursday, “Development of the Ultra High Relief Gold Coin;” Friday, “Creation of the Australian Wedge Tailed Eagle Artwork;” and Saturday, “Audrey Munson the Queen of Manhattan.”
“We’re launching impressive new initiatives and working hard on must-see special attractions to make the Long Beach Expo a must-attend event for collectors, dealers and the general public,” emphasized East
“With all of the excitement, tremendous activity, and soaring prices in the emerging Chinese coin market, as part of our celebration this year of the 50th anniversary of the Long Beach Expo, the upcoming show will feature a focus on the Chinese numismatic market. Twenty dealers from China, including some of the most prominent in the Chinese rare coin market, will be at the show,” said East.
Visitors can have their Chinese coins appraised free at “Meet the Chinese Coin Expert” sessions (at booth #1249) on Thursday and Friday, June 5 and 6, from 3:00 to 5:00 pm, and on Saturday, June 7, from noon to 2:00 pm.