Richard Adams of Heritage Auctions.

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Adams joins Heritage

Heritage Auctions has announced that Richard Adams has joined its Beverly Hills office as senior numismatist.

He was previously in Salt Lake City, Utah acting as a grader, wholesaler and appraiser of collectables.

At Heritage he will oversee appraisals and consignments of coins, currency and stamps.

Luke joins Hindman

Hindman has taken on Tim Luke as senior appraiser and auctioneer in Palm Beach, Florida.


Tim Luke of Hindman.

Previously an executive vice president and senior appraiser at Gurr Johns, Luke will expand Hindman’s appraisal services in Florida and across the country.

Prior to his time at Gurr Johns he ran his own auction, appraisal, and events business, TreasureQuest in Florida.

He began his career at Christie’s in New York.

Cruz joins Morphy

David Cruz, former US operations manager of British gunmaker Holland & Holland, has joined Pennsylvania firm Morphy Auctions as firearms specialist.


David Cruz of Morphy Auctions.

Cruz worked at Holland & Holland for more than two decades before setting up a retail gun shop with then colleague Robert Pearson in Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts.

He now joins Morphy on a full-time basis representing the company at firearms shows, liaising with potential consignors and cataloguing.