Composition: Gold-Plated Zinc Alloy
Overview: Created in December 2013 by software engineers Billy Markus and Jackson Palmer, Dogecoin was initially conceived as a joke and a “meme coin”. In spite of this, DOGE has generated a sizeable and enthusiastic following among crypto investors. This prototype is distinguished by a slightly different obverse design and a square private-key pit compared to the circular pit of the regular variety.
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Stack’s Bowers Galleries is continuing to auction off different types of cryptocurrency. While we have worked with Bitcoin and Litecoin the most, we have also sold other types. If you have physical cryptocurrency that we might be interested in, please contact us at [email protected] and speak with our representatives. We can assist you with the entire process, from identifying your coin through grading and auction, our experts will lend a helping hand.
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 [email protected] or 800-566-2580.
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Overview: While most recognized for their bitcoin and litecoin series, Lealana began issuing coins in the Monero cryptocurrency beginning in 2016. These brass 0.5 XMR coins were released in 2017 as part of 4 coins sets including a brass 0.5 XMR, a nickel plated 0.5 XMR, a brass 1 XMR, and a nickel plated 1 XMR. In total, only 150 coins of each type were released, making these coins incredibly scarce.
Composition: Nickel-Plated Brass
Overview: Monero cryptocurrency was created in April 2014 by a fork in the Bytecoin currency. It was originally called BitMonero but the name was quickly simplified by the community. While still utilizing decentralized ledger, Monero is engineered to offer an increased level of privacy and anonymity compared to more transparent currencies like bitcoin. It is the 3rd largest developer community among cryptocurrencies.
Overview: The earliest issues of Monero included silver and gold-plated silver coins in high denominations ranging from 25 XMR to 100 XMR. Eventually, a brass 5 XMR coin was issued which was soon followed by these 1 XMR and 0.5 XMR coins. These brass 1 XMR coins were released in 2017 as part of 4 coins sets including a brass 0.5 XMR, a nickel plated 0.5 XMR, a brass 1 XMR, and a nickel plated 1 XMR.
Composition: Nickel-Plated Brass
Overview: This 1 Monero is a refreshing iteration of this classic design format that draws obvious inspiration from the nickel plated Casascius 5 BTC coins released in 2012. This Lealana coin is engineered to offer an increased level of privacy and anonymity compared to more transparent currencies like bitcoin. Today, Monero (XMR) has the 3rd largest developer community among cryptos behind only BTC and ETH.