Rare Coins

Sell Gold Coins in Los Angeles:

For those of you who want to sell gold coins in Los Angeles, we pay top prices for quality United States gold coins. No collection is too big or too small. We are prepared and able to execute any size transaction. You can also sell silver coins and gold, silver, platinum and palladium bullion products.

Los Angeles Gold and Silver has first rate bank, trade and client references and we have a proven, consistent track record in Numismatics and rare coins. Settlements (payments) are made via business check, cash, cashier’s check or it can be directly wired to your bank account. We have a private, comfortable, secure office conveniently located in Beverly Hills, CA. Easy parking is available! Simply give us a call and make an appointment when you’re ready to come in to sell your gold coins in Los Angeles!


Coin Dealers in Los Angeles:

When searching for coin dealers in Los Angeles it’s important to find a seasoned, experienced professional in the rare coin field. Leading Numismatist, Michael Bonsignore, is one of the premier Numismatists in all of California and is an expert in rare coins.  Michael has been collector of rare coins and other collectibles for many years, dating back to his youth. He has been in the industry since 1989 and has grown to become one of the top authorities in the rare coin business.


Rare Coin Inquiries:

Los Angeles Gold and Silver receives and answers inquiries from banks, law firms, auction houses, institutions, and of course, private individuals looking for rare coin assistance. Our company handles millions of dollars in Mint Sets, Proof Sets, Silver Dollars, Type Coins, and United States Gold Coins every year and we continue to grow each year! We are the top rare coin dealers in Los Angeles!


Coin Collectors in Los Angeles:

Los Angeles Gold and Silver is known to be a true “collectors shop” with a full inventory of low to medium value coins as well as top notch Numismatics for investors and collectors alike. If you want to sell a coin collection, we are always looking to purchase entire collections or just pieces from a collection, depending on what it is. Make sure to contact us in advance if you have an interest in a particular type of coin such as Silver Dollars,  $3 gold coins, Lincoln Cents, silver coins, etc. Contacting us beforehand, either by phone call or email, will allow us to access any inventory that is not on display so that we can offer you as much variety as possible when you come to see us.


Coin Sellers and Coin Collectors:

For Coin Sellers and Coin Collectors in Los Angeles and throughout Southern California we urge you to make an appointment and visit Los Angeles Gold and Silver for a free market analysis. We offer very fair prices, some of the highest payouts anywhere. We also offer a very professional numismatic rare coin experience. Check our reviews! We are certain you will be pleased with our service.


Want Lists:

If you are looking for specific rare coins in particular, we encourage you to submit your Want List to us and we will promptly contact you back when we find the specific coin you are looking for!


Rare Coin Buyers in Los Angeles:

Are you looking for rare coin buyers in Los Angeles? Visit Los Angeles Gold and Silver for assistance. We are industry professionals since 1989! You can determine our level of commitment by our references, reviews, the trade organizations we belong to, and the existence of a “brick and mortar” retail location. We are very established and have a solid reputation for many years.

In addition to working with rare coins and numismatics, we are also very strong in many different fields of antiques and collectibles. Our foundation, however, is centered upon the field of Numismatics and rare coins.


Coin Appraisal in Los Angeles:

When you need a coin appraisal, Los Angeles Gold and Silver is the leading place to go to in Southern California!  Note there are 2 main factors when it comes to appraising coins; Authentication and Grading. This requires skill and a great deal of experience, which we have at Los Angeles Gold and Silver. Remember, there is no substitute for experience in this field of rare coins and numismatics, so the authentication, grade and condition of a coin are paramount to the intrinsic value of the coin(s).  As you can surmise, accurate grading is absolutely necessary for an accurate appraisal. At Los Angeles Gold and Silver, we have decades of experience authenticating and grading rare coins for a variety of prestigious international rare coin companies. If you have a need for a professional coin appraisal in Los Angeles or any of the surrounding areas, contact us today for assistance!


Addressing Counterfeit Coins:

One of the biggest disappoints collectors face is the concern of counterfeit. There are many methods used to create counterfeit coins and a skilled numismatist must be familiar with all of them in order to recognize the telltale traits that indicate a potential fake. Due to our many years of vast experience in the rare coin field, we are experts in addressing counterfeit coin issues and can help direct you accordingly.


Buy Gold Coins in Los Angeles:

If you have made the decision to buy gold coins in Los Angeles, please don’t hesitate to contact us by phone or email so we can give you a highly competitive bid! With the high price of gold over the last several years, one of the most popular issues is the United States $20 gold coin series. These include the Liberty and St. Gaudens designs, each weighing 33.4360 grams with a total net gold content of 0.9675 oz.

We also broker most United States and World bullion coins including the American Gold Eagle, Austrian Philharmonic, Canadian Maple Leaf, South African Krugerrand, Australian Kangaroo and Gold Nuggets, Chinese Pandas, British Sovereigns, Swiss and French 20 Francs, Mexican 50 Pesos and many more!

We handle circulated common dates and high grade key dates as well.  Please call ahead to make an appointment so we can provide you excellent service. We are a long-term established company for many years and a trustworthy alternative to our nationally advertised competitors. We’ll save you money and guarantee a pleasant and professional transaction when you’re ready to buy gold coins in Los Angeles or any of the surrounding areas.


Buy Rare Coins in Los Angeles:

Are you looking to buy rare coins in Los Angeles? If so, we have an excellent selection in stock, some of which can be found on our website or in our store. Our website has been updated to the newest technologies and offers a pleasant shopping experience. Our inventory includes key dates from most major series such as Silver Dollars, Lincoln Cents, Buffalo Nickels, and Indian Cents etc. If you do not see something in our store or on our website be sure to contact us right away for assistance so that we may locate what you are looking for.

Most of our inventory is certified by PCGS, NGC or ANACS and mounted in tamper proof sonically sealed protective cases. We also sell silver coins and have a modest inventory of “raw” or uncertified gold and silver coins.

As most collectors know, when the value of a coin is below $50.00, the cost of certification simply doesn’t make sense. Our raw coin inventory includes many circulated and uncirculated specimens from most series. Our prices are very fair, our grading is some of the best and the most consistent, and we enjoy working with collectors and dealers alike. If you buy rare coins in Los Angeles or any of the surrounding areas, why not give us a call and see what we have to offer? We think you will be glad you did!

Michael Bonsignore is a rare coin expert and professional numismatist who has built Los Angeles Gold and Silver from the ground up. His notable career stretches over many years of top rate experience.  Michael is trusted and recognized for his skills within the industry, national trade magazines and auction houses.  Collectors and other rare coin professionals frequently seek his assistance in matters of rare coin evaluation, sales and acquisition. With impeccable trade and customer references, top professional ethics and a wealth of earned experience, Michael and his staff are available to assist you with your rare coin needs, regardless of its size or depth. If you are looking to sell rare coins, Los Angeles Gold and Silver is here to assist you. We hope to see you soon!


We provide the following services:

  • We perform free verbal Rare Coin appraisals and also professional written appraisals
  • We purchase Rare Coin collections
  • We provide Rare Coin grading and certification services
  • We frequently travel throughout the state of California, Nevada, Arizona, Oregon, Washington, Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, New Mexico and Colorado to evaluate and purchase collections.  When you need to sell, we’ll travel to you, evaluate your collection and pay top dollar for your Numismatics.

If you are a local resident looking to sell rare coins in Los Angeles, we welcome you to arrange a visit to our private, secure offices and let us help you accurately evaluate your:

  • Proof and Mint sets
  • All United States and world currency
  • Modern Proof and Mint Silver and Gold Commemorative coins
  • Old Commemorative Half-Dollars
  • United States gold coins:  All early type, $20 St. Gaudens, $20 Liberty, $10 Liberty, $10 Indian, $5 Liberty, $5 Indian, $4 Stella, $3 Indian, $2.5 Indian, $2.5 Liberty and all types of Commemorative gold coins.
  • Early United States type coins
  • Silver Dollars: Flowing Hair, Bust, Seated, Trade, Morgan, Peace and Eisenhower
  • Half Dollars: Draped Bust, Seated, Barber, Walking Liberty, Franklin and Kennedy
  • Quarter Dollars: Draped Bust, Seated, Barber, Standing Liberty and Washington
  • Dimes: Draped Bust, Seated, Barber, Mercury and Roosevelt
  • Half Dimes: Bust and Seated
  • Nickels: Three Cent Nickel, Shield, Liberty, Buffalo and Jefferson
  • Three Cent Silver
  • Two Cent Pieces
  • Large Cents, Early Type, Chain Cents, Flowing Hair
  • Small Cents: Flying Eagle, Indian Cents and Lincoln Cents