Illinois Treasurer Mike Frerichs' office is holding an online unclaimed property auction this week.  The items up for bid include coins, commemorative pocketknives, and jewelry long forgotten and left behind in old safe deposit boxes.

Treasurer's office spokesman Paris Ervin:

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The auction runs through March 20th.  You can preview the auction items now through the link below.


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