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Alex Perakis Coins & Currency

Offering Collectible Type Notes, Fractionals, and Small & Large Size Currency
Phone: 610.627.1212 or 610.565.1110

Alex Perakis Coins & Currency specializes in buying and selling United States paper money and coins. Based in Media, Pa., a suburb of Philadelphia, it recently celebrated its 25th year as a full-time dealer.

Customer Service

Alex Perakis Coins & Currency takes a personal interest in its customers. The company is small enough to offer a more personalized business experience. For more than 10 straight years it has received the Krause Publication Customer Service Award. When you are looking for a professional currency dealer with your interests in mind, look no further than Alex Perakis Coins & Currency.


Businesses are known by the company they keep, and Alex Perakis Coins & Currency associates with the best in the business. The company is a member in good standing of the Professional Currency Dealers Association, Society of Paper Money Collectors, American Numismatic Association, Florida United Numismatists and Central States Numismatics Society. The firm is also active in local coin and currency clubs including the Chester County Currency Club and the Delaware County Coin Club.

Type Notes | Alex Perakis

Type Notes >>

If you are looking to complete your set of Type notes, be certain to check out the extensive listings in a wide variety of grades. Whether you are looking for a $1 Legal Tender from 1862 with beautiful, vivid colors or a $1 Star note from 1917 with a bright red seal and numbers, there is sure to be something to your liking.
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National Banknotes | Alex Perakis

National Banknotes >>

From Alabama to Wyoming, the selection of National Banknotes is impressive, with a wide variety of grades to choose from in each category. Among recent listings was a rare 1875 $20 note from the First National Bank of Newtown (Pennsylvania).
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Fractionals | Alex Perakis

Fractionals >>

Collectors of Fractional Banknotes appreciate just how special they are.

Recent listings range from a 3-cent Third Issue Fr#1226 (uncut pair) to a 10-cent first issue Fr#1242 in Choice Uncirculated.
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Small Size Currency | Alex Perakis

Small Size Currency >>

Small Size notes are becoming ever more popular among currency collectors. Alex Perakis’ recent selections include a 1977 $5 Federal Reserve Bank Star note from the Philadelphia District, a 1928 $10 Federal Reserve Note from the Chicago District and a 1928 $100 Gold Certificate.
>> View current stock of small size currency


Mailing Address

Alex Perakis Coins & Currency
PO Box 246
Lima, PA 19037

Getting the Word Out

In order to acquire the best currency inventory, and to bring that inventory to its customers, Alex Perakis Coins & Currency advertises in top currency publications, including Bank Note Reporter, and attends shows throughout the U.S. including:

  • F.U.N. Show, Orlando, Fla.
  • Long Beach Coin & Collectibles, Calif.
  • Baltimore Coin Convention, Md.
  • Chicago Paper Money Expo, Ill.
  • Central States Numismatic Society, various locations
  • Memphis Paper Money Show, Tenn.
  • Professional Currency Dealers Association, St. Louis, Mo.


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