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U.S. Department of the Treasury Seized & Forfeited Property Auction – Dec 2

VSE Corporation and Rick Levin & Associates, Inc. will conduct an auction of seized and forfeited property on behalf of the U.S. Department of the Treasury. The auction will take place at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, December 2, 2009, at the VSE Warehouse, in Riverside, CA.

This is the third auction of four that combined will be the largest quantity of coins auctioned by VSE & Rick Levin for the Department of Treasury.

The 143 lots featuring thousands of collector coins and currency, including:

— 3 Legged Buffalo Nickel
— 1870P Seated Liberty Dollar
— 1800 Draped Bust Dollar
— 1909S-VDB Lincoln Cent
— 1914, Montana Gold Token MS63+
— 1915S, Pan Pacific Commemorative AU
— 1995W, Olympic Stadium MS65
— ICG Certified 1847 Hawaiian Large Cent
These first 143 lots to be auctioned were forfeited by a coin store owner who is serving 37 years in prison for drug trafficking, possession of illegal guns, and money laundering.

Other highlighted property offered for auction:

— 1999 Nissan Skyline R34 (Export Only)- Featured in ‘Need for Speed:
Underground’ Video Game
— 1991 MacGregor Classic 26′ Sailing Vessel
— Assorted Industrial Equipment
— Large Selection of Flat Screen TV’s
Proceeds from the auction are returned to the U.S. Treasury’s Asset Forfeiture Fund for the continuation of law enforcement efforts by the participating agencies: U.S. Customs & Border Protection, Immigration & Customs Enforcement, Internal Revenue Service and Secret Service.

Previews of the coins will take place at the VSE Riverside Warehouse located at 6681 River Run Road, Riverside, CA 92507 on Monday, November 30, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Tuesday, December 1, from 9 a.m. to noon. Registration begins at 8 a.m. day of sale. There are no property previews on sale day.

For detailed information and a specific list of coins and other merchandise to be auctioned, please visit the Treasury website at:

More information can also be found at or by calling Rick Levin & Associates, Inc. at 773-252-4500.

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