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On May 30 in Los Angeles, Bonhams & Butterfields will present the Paul Bloomfield collection of North American coins at the company’s Rare Coins and Bank Notes auction ( The set of 2,000 monies from the United States, Canada, and Mexico spans the 17th through 20th centuries and includes a 1797 U.S. half-dollar coin that is estimated to sell for between $30,000 and $40,000. The collection amassed by Bloomfield, a broadcast engineer who died in 2008, also features an 1802 U.S. half-cent, which has an approximate value of $20,000 to $30,000.

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