La Verne, CA Dealer Don Hauser Burglarized and Large Amount of U.S. and Foreign Gold Coins Stolen

La Verne, CA police are investigating the burglary of coin dealer Don Hauser.The loss included a large amount of U.S and foreign gold coins. One suspect is in custody and additional arrests are pending . It is believed the suspects are attempting to sell the coins in the southern California area.

Description of Property Stolen (Key Items): Don Hauser 14-Apr-09 La Verne, Ca 91750 Items stolen Partial inventory Gold coins 10 + $20 gold pieces including 1911D $2,500.00 plus 1904 s gem BU $5,000.00 plus 1908 no motto $3,000.00 2CC’s $10,000.00 Group remaining 5 coins $12,000.00 15 Kugerans all different dates $15,000.00 Austria 100 shillings 1927, 1928 1830 $2,500.00 more? (date?) Austria 25 shilling $250.00 1955 Dominican Republic 30 pesos $1,000.00 mexico 50 peso date unk. $1,300.00 mexico 20 peso repbk period 1870’s $1,500.00 Plus $10 gold pieces 16+ coins 1891 CC $1,500.00 plus 1926 P gem BU $5,000.00 plus 1861 Pikes Peak $6,000.00 plus other 13 pieces $65,000.00 $5 gold pieces 20+ Low Ball Values 1802 over 1 Heraldic Eagle $20,000.00 Capped Bust prob.1810 $15,000.00 Dahlonega Mint 1840’s au $5,000.00 1890 CC Choice BU $5,000.00 $3 gold date unknown $10,000.00 $2.5 gold pieces over 20 items 1834 Classic Head au+ $2,500.00 1836 Classic Head au+ $2,500.00 1863s Rare EF or better $2,000.00 1904 Gem BU $7,000.00 $1 Gold approx 12 1849 Open Wreath $500.00 1854 or 1855 Type 2 $3,000.00 1889 Choice Unk $1,000.00 World Gold Coins Austria approx. 8 coins $1,200.00 Australia approx. 10 coins mostly soverigns incl.2 early Sidney mint $4,000.00 Newfoundland $2 gold probab. 1882 H $500.00 approx. Chili 6 coins var types $1,000.00 China Imp gold cash rare $5,000.00 plus Colombia 3 var types $800.00 plus Denmark 10 Kroner 1874 $300.00 Denmark 10 Kroner 1909 $200.00 Denmark 10 Kroner 1913 $300.00 Group 20 Kroners 1873 $400.00 1910 $400.00 1913 $300.00 France 3 5Franks 1850’s $600.00 10 Franks 1808 (?) $500.00 aprox Nepolian Frank Year 11 (1808) $3,000.00 6 20 Franks 1816-1907 $3,000.00 plus Finland 10 Marka 1882s (?) $300.00 German Hamburg Mark after 1900 $350.00 aprox. Bavaria 20 Marks unc. $500.00 Prussia 1913 Military Bust Gem Unk $1,000.00 Prussia 20 Marks date unk. $350.00 Saxony 2 coins $700.00 Greece 20 Drakma 1884 unc $800.00 Iran Pahalivi’s 8 coins var dates $2,800.00 Italy 20 lira 1867T (?) $250.00 It 20 lira 1884 $2,500.00 Japan Koban tenpo era $5,000.00 Mexico 1 pesos date unk. (2) $700.00 Approx. 20 small gold coins var. dates $5,000.00 5 peso 1904 $3,000.00 Netherlands 1875 10Gulden $250.00 1877(?) $250.00 1926 Gem BU $500.00 Ducat 1926 or 1927 $300.00 1926 10 Gulden $350.00 Norway 10 Gulden date? $300.00 Phillipines Peso 1864 $200.00 2 peso 1868 $300.00 4 peso (date?) $500.00 Poland 10 & 20 Zoltych 1925 $750.00 Russia 1899 5Rouble $200.00 10 Rouble after 1900 $350.00 10 Rouble Alexander 1883 $1,000.00 Alex Coronation Medal Platinum 1880s Proof $1,000.00 Russia 5 Rouble 1840’s unc $1,000.00 1850’s $1,000.00 1880’s $1,000.00 3 roubles 1840’s 2 pieces $10,000.00 Platinum South Africa Pond 1898 $500.00 Spain 25 Pesetas 1870’s $350.00 Sweden 5 kroner 1880’s $500.00 10 Kroner 1874(?) $400.00 10 Kroner 1876(?) $500.00 20Kroner 1875 $600.00 20 Kroner 1876 or 1877 $600.00 20- Kroner 1878(?) $600.00 20 Kroner 1901 or 1902 $350.00 Switzerland 10 franks1914 (?) $200.00 20 Franks 4 coins var dates $1,000.00 Thialand 2 coin set Queen Bhiumipot Adulyadej 300 and 600 bot coins $1,000.00 Tunisia 20 franks about 1910 $300.00 Turkey 1960’s 250 Girsh $1,000.00 (date?) 100 Girsh $300.00 Turkish Non gold Piece 1948 1/2 Kurus Brass 150 minted extremely rare $1,000.00.

Any dealer or collector having any information on this offense should contact:

Don Hauser 909-382-8447 La Verne PD 909-596-1913