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    Electric Toning!

    1876 50c PCGS Proof 66

    $6,000.00
     

    Superb gem example from a mintage of just 1,150 coins struck in proof format. Impeccably preserved mirrors offer sharp details and nice reflectivity with tints of vivid blue, purple, and rose featured on the obverse while the reverse is an even dusky gold. Excellent eye appeal!


    Tied for Finest Known!

    1949-S 50c PCGS/CAC MS67+ FBL ex: Linda Gail

    $20,500.00
     

    The 1949-S Franklin is a popular, key date in the series and this beauty is tied for finest known! Radiant luster shines through the patina of pale gold with stunning bands of rich multicolor toning along the right rim of the obverse and spanning the reverse peripherals. The strike is razor sharp and the eye appeal is stupendous!


    Rare Cameo Proof

    1950 50c NGC/CAC Proof 67+ CAM

    $21,000.00
     

    Popular first year proof Franklin issue from a low mintage of 51,386 coins struck. This exceptionally preserved beauty is completely untoned and virtually flawless. Silky smooth mirrors offer a remarkable cameo finish creating outstanding eye appeal.


    Scarce Deep Cameo

    1955 50c PCGS Proof 68 DCAM

    $4,500.00
     

    From a mintage of 378,200, example are very scarce in deep cameo. This exceptionally preserved beauty is bested by only a single PCGS example, a 68+. Completely untoned and virtually flawless the watery mirrors offer a remarkable deep cameo finish against frosty, fully struck devices.


    Beautifully Toned Gem

    1877 Trade$ PCGS/CAC MS65 ex: D.L. Hansen

    $12,000.00
     

    A great Trade dollar type coin that becomes scarce in gem condition, this beauty stands out for it's high-end technical quality and wonderful toning. Strong underlying mint luster is highlighted by tones of gold, blue-green and orange. The number one set holds the finest known MS 66+ example for the date.


    Gorgeous Cameo

    1881 $1 PCGS Proof 67 CAM ex: D.L. Hansen

    $27,250.00
     

    Challenging cameo example from a mintage of only 984 proofs struck of this issue. Virtually flawless, fully mirrored fields and sharp, frosted devices are adorned in a lovely champagne patina adding to the already exceptional eye appeal. The finest example graded, a Proof 68 Cameo resides in the primary collection of D.L. Hansen.


    Beautiful Toning

    1883 $1 PCGS Proof 67 ex: D.L. Hansen

    $19,750.00
     

    Magnificent gem proof example from this final year for which the Philadelphia Mint struck Morgan dollar proofs. Fully struck design elements and flawless mirrors are coated in gorgeous patina of blended rose, blue-green, and lavender toning. Spectacular eye appeal! A 67 cameo example resides in the primary collection.


    Rare Capped Bust Quarter Eagle

    1805 $2 1/2 PCGS MS61 ex: D.L. Hansen

    $38,750.00
     

    Fantastic survivor from a low mintage date with only 1,781 produced, one of less than 10 Mint State survivors graded by PCGS. Lustrous yellow-gold surfaces display attractive orange highlights in the center of the reverse. Some light adjustment marks are noticeable on the reverse of this otherwise gorgeous, distraction free piece. The primary set holds a MS62+ example for the date.


    Rare Early Quarter Eagle

    1829 $2 1/2 PCGS AU50 ex: D.L. Hansen

    $16,500.00
     

    A desirable and challenging issue from a mintage of just 3,403 coins. Glittering luster highlights the protected areas of this lovely AU. Even wear touches the high points of the design elements with plenty of bold detail remaining, especially on the obverse. Bright lemon-gold color shines throughout creating lovely eye appeal.


    Rare Early Gold

    1830 $2 1/2 PCGS MS63 ex: D.L. Hansen

    $43,750.00
     

    From a tiny mintage of only 4,540 coins, this early quarter eagle is rare and desirable in any grade, but especially so select Mint State. Bright lemon-gold color adorns both sides of this frosty example. Distraction free surfaces display a distinct trace of reflectivity in the fields helping to highlight the well-struck design elements. A beautiful, eye appealing example sure to please even the most discerning collector. The primary set holds a MS63 example for the date.


    Rare Capped Bust Type Quarter Eagle

    1831 $2 1/2 PCGS MS62 ex: D.L. Hansen

    $31,750.00
     

    A rare type coin from the 1829-1834 capped bust series. All of the issues in this short-lived series are rare, only 4,520 coins struck of the date and a total of just 25,000 coins struck for the type! Wonderfully preserved surfaces display a finish that blends satin and semi-prooflike qualities. Ideal sunny golden color shines evenly throughout the sharply struck surfaces of this fully uncirculated piece. The primary set holds an amazing MS 66+ example for the date and type.