NGC Ancients Services & Fees

Scroll below to see the NGC grading and NCS conservation tiers and services available to NGC Collectors Society members for direct submissions to NGC in the United States. Not a member? Learn more >

An $8 handling fee applies to all submissions. Turnaround times are approximate and not guaranteed.

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NGC Ancients Grading Tiers

Current
Turnaround
Max. Coin Value
Fee Per Coin
Ultra Rarities

Coins receive full attribution, are weighed, and are analyzed for grade, strike, surface and style.

Current
Turnaround
5 days
Max. Coin
Value
Over $25,000
US
Coins
$100 + 1% FMV
($2,500 max)
Rarities

Coins receive full attribution, are weighed, and are analyzed for grade, strike, surface and style.

Current
Turnaround
5 days
Max. Coin
Value
$10,000 -
$25,000
US
Coins
$200
Express

Coins receive full attribution, are weighed, and are analyzed for grade, strike, surface and style.

Current
Turnaround
5 days
Max. Coin
Value
$10,000
US
Coins
$80
Standard

Coins receive full attribution, are weighed, and are analyzed for grade, strike, surface and style.

Current
Turnaround
37 days
Max. Coin
Value
$3,000
US
Coins
$40
Economy

Coins receive a basic description & net grade. Esoteric and / or high-relief types may be moved to a higher tier.

Current
Turnaround
49 days
Max. Coin
Value
$300
US
Coins
$25
Bulk

Minimum 50 coins.of similar type. Coins valued up to $300 receive a basic description & net grade. Esoteric and /or high-relief types may be moved to a higher tier.

Current
Turnaround
75 days
Max. Coin
Value
$300
US
Coins
$20

NGC Ancients Grading Services

Current
Turnaround
Fee Per Coin
Expanded Grade Description

Ancient coins previously graded and encapsulated by NGC are weighed and analyzed for grade, strike, surface and style, and are placed in a new holder.

Current
Turnaround
20 days
US
Coins
$15
Double Thick Holder

Coins over 4.5 mm thick are placed in a Double Thick Holder.

Current
Turnaround
Same as service
US
Coins
$5
ReHolder

Coins valued under $10,000 in NGC Ancients holders with superficial damage are placed in a new holder.

Current
Turnaround
5 days
US
Coins
$10
High Value ReHolder

Coins valued over $10,000 in NGC Ancients holders with superficial damage are placed in a new holder.

Current
Turnaround
5 days
US
Coins
$25

NGC Ancients Imaging Services

Current
Turnaround
Fee Per Coin
Internet Imaging

Accurate 150 dpi JPEG image of the NGC coin holder?s obverse and reverse. Sent by email.

Current
Turnaround
Tier + 1 day
US
Coins
$5/ coin
NGC Photo Vision (PDF)

A PDF with high-quality enlarged images of the coin?s obverse and reverse and label information. Sent by email.

Current
Turnaround
10-14 days
US
Coins
$15/ coin

Other NGC Ancients Services

Current
Turnaround
Fee
Return Packaging

Examples: Auction tags, Certificate of Authenticity.

Current
Turnaround
Same as service
US
Coins
$3/ form
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