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    Electric Toning!

    1876 50c PCGS Proof 66

    No Reserve
    Next Bid: $4,450.00
    Closes: 2D 16H

    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!


    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

    $37,500.00
     

    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 Gold

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

    $42,500.00
     

    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.


    Tough Civil War Era S-Mint

    1862-S $2 1/2 PCGS MS61

    $29,500.00
     

    Very tough Civil War era gold piece struck at the San Francisco mint, only two PCGS example have been graded finer than this beautiful example! This is the finest example we've had the pleasure of offering. Solid amounts of frosty luster remain throughout the bright sunny-golden surfaces. Boldly detailed with superb eye appeal, this piece will be a highlight to any gold cabinet.


    Exceptional Matte Proof!

    1912 $2 1/2 PCGS Proof 67 ex: D.L. Hansen

    $62,500.00
     

    Fantastic, premium gem! The design elements are sharply defined and surfaces are impeccably preserved with pleasing wheat-gold coloration and the matte luster and sandblast finish characteristic of the series. The eye appeal is outstanding! A true registry quality pieces, only three examples have been graded finer. Upon viewing the coin in-hand, one would wonder how on earth are there 3 finer examples???


    Famous Rarity

    1824 $5 PCGS AU55 ex: D.L. Hansen

    $53,000.00
     

    The 1824 half eagle boasts a low mintage of 17,340 pieces, with an estimated 30 to 40 examples extant today. This attractive AU presents a rare opportunity sure to catch the attention of advanced early gold collectors. Gently circulated surfaces reveal no individually bothersome abrasions and retain ample mint luster. The strike is uniformly bold with light, even rub over the high-points. Antique-gold surfaces are touched with original deeper orange tints throughout creating lovely eye appeal.