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Costa Mesa, CA
– Stack’s Bowers Galleries is thrilled to announce another unprecedented
selection of Bitcoins and physical cryptocurrency in their

June 2022 Showcase Auction
. This offering comes on the heels of the firm’s record-setting

$500,000 sale

of Bitcoins in their April 2022 auction, where strong premiums of up to
500% were realized. Collector demand for physical cryptocurrency continues
to grow among both crypto enthusiasts and traditional numismatists, and
Stack’s Bowers Galleries has positioned themselves as the clear leader in
this new and exciting category.

The June sale features the popular



, and


series in a range of denominations from 0.001 Bitcoin to 1 Bitcoin, as well
as several 1 Litecoin pieces. This selection is highlighted by a Top Pop

MS-68 (PCGS)

2013 Casascius 1 Bitcoin that was acquired directly from series creator
Mike Caldwell. This Ultra Gem ranks as the sole finest Casascius 1 Bitcoin
graded by PCGS across all dates and varieties. The historic 2011 Casascius


1 Bitcoin is represented by several MS-67 (PCGS) examples which are tied
for finest known of the issue. This issue is significant as the very first
funded physical bitcoin ever produced. The Stack’s Bowers Galleries June
2022 Auction also marks the first time an example of this quality will be
sold in a live auction. In addition, fractional Satori

1K Bits

and BTCC

5K Bits

offer attractive entry-points for collectors looking to dip a toe into this


23 lots

in total, the Stack’s Bowers Galleries June 2022 sale represents the
largest offering of physical cryptocurrency ever presented in a live
auction. These pieces will be sold at the end of

Session 2

which opens for live bidding on Wednesday, June 15 at 10:00 AM PDT. Stack’s
Bowers Galleries is also excited to offer their clients the ability to pay
for their purchases with Bitcoin. The firm has arranged with BitPay to
facilitate all Bitcoin payments and a 1% fee will be added to all invoices
for this service. Additional terms and conditions apply, and bidders are
encouraged to contact Stack’s Bowers Galleries before the sale with any
questions relating to payment via BitPay. For questions on this offering of
Bitcoins or to consign your physical cryptocurrency to a future auction,
contact Stack’s Bowers Galleries today at or

About Stack’s Bowers Galleries

Stack’s Bowers Galleries conducts live, Internet and specialized auctions
of rare U.S. and world coins and currency and ancient coins, as well as
direct sales through retail and wholesale channels. The company’s nearly
90-year legacy includes the cataloging and sale of many of the most
valuable United States coin and currency collections to ever cross an
auction block — The D. Brent Pogue Collection, The John J. Ford, Jr.
Collection, The Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection, The Harry W. Bass, Jr.
Collection, The Joel R. Anderson Collection, The Norweb Collection, The
Cardinal Collection and The Battle Born Collection — to name just a few.
World coin and currency collections include The Pinnacle Collection, The
Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection of World Gold Coins, The Kroisos
Collection, The Alicia and Sidney Belzberg Collection, The Wa She Wong
Collection, and The Thos. H. Law Collection.

The company is headquartered in Costa Mesa, California, with offices in New
York, Philadelphia, Wolfeboro, Hong Kong, and Paris. Stack’s Bowers
Galleries hosts an annual Global Showcase in August featuring United States
coins and currency, Ancient coins and World coins and currency in its Costa
Mesa auction gallery. They are also the Official Auctioneer for several
important numismatic events, including the New York International
Numismatic Convention, the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Spring, Summer
and Winter Expos, the Spring and Fall Hong Kong shows, and the Valkenburg
Paper Money Shows.