Welcome to Gillio Coins serving Santa Barbara County since 1971. Due to years of wholesaler relationships we are also Santa Barbara’s oldest precious metal dealer specializing in gold, silver and platinum Bullion. Gillio’s has the ability to offer competitive pricing for all precious metals.

Established in 1961, Ronald J. Gillio, Inc. has been and currently is one of the largest buyers and sellers of rare coins in the United States. We annually supply approximately $20,000,000 dollars worth of U.S. & World rare coins to numerous coin dealers, investment advisors & financial planners, and reputable banks.

Ronald J. Gillio, founder and President, is a member of the most prestigious professional numismatic organizations in the world know as, ‘The International Association of Professional Numismatists’ (IAPN). Mr. Gillio is also a member of ‘The Industry Council for Tangible Assets’. Each organization obtains stringent membership requirements along with a strict code of ethics.




Western Coin & Antiques 

Serving Santa Barbara since 1971

We are re-organizing and changing our business model.  To all our loyal customers, we thank you for 46 years of patronage in downtown Santa Barbara.  We appreciate your business!

We are currently “by appointment” for buying COINS & COIN COLLECTIONS

Call Ron

Cell (805) 637-5081

email rjgillio@gmail.com

Thank you again and I plan to continue to serve customers for a long time.

Sincerely, Ron Gillio