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    Rare Large Cent

    1813 1c PCGS MS62 BN

    Next Bid: $11,250.00
    Closes: 10D 7H

    Choice uncirculated example of this exciting and very difficult Classic head large cent. Luminous luster throughout the smooth dark chocolate surfaces. Handsome tints of blue toning on the reverse and a lovely olive-gold sheen on the obverse. The striking detail is bold and there are no significant distractions or abrasions. Terrific for the grade!


    Rare Issue, Gorgeous Toning

    1834 25c PCGS Proof 64+

    Next Bid: $62,000.00
    Closes: 3D 8H

    One of less than a dozen known examples! This fully struck near gem proof has stunning eye appeal. Beautiful reflective surfaces, especially on the reverse, and amazing toning presented in a target of gold, blue-green, violet, and rose shades on both sides. A rare and exciting opportunity for the specialist. PCGS+ grade for premium quality at the top of end of the assigned grade.


    Beautiful Toning

    1865 25c PCGS/CAC Proof 66+ CAM

    Vault Value
    Next Bid: $14,850.00
    Closes: 10D 8H

    Civil War era proof with a low mintage of just 500 coins. This piece is CAC approved for quality and boasts a coveted PCGS + grade indicating premium quality. Reflective fields are alight, with the obverse highlighting Liberty in wine and surrounds her in a light ring of violet and blue. The reverse is more colorful with wine and violets dominating the central device and fields and electric blues and lime greens dancing in and around the peripheral lettering, denticles, and rim.


    Famous Key Date

    1896-S 25c PCGS XF45 ex: D.L. Hansen

    Next Bid: $5,200.00
    Closes: 10D 8H

    Lovely XF example of this classic key date Barber quarter. One of the 'big 3' keys along with the 1901-S and 1913-S. Virtually untoned with plenty of remaining luster and substantial high point detail. A choice example for the collector! The Hansen Collection is home to one of the three finest known examples for the date, a MS66.


    Beautiful Rainbow Toning

    1908-D 25c PCGS MS67+

    Vault Value
    Next Bid: $15,500.00
    Closes: 3D 8H

    Beautiful rainbow highlights with stunning concentric circles on the obverse and reverse. The light silver-centered obverse accentuates the amazing colors that fall into the rims. PCGS+ grade for premium quality at the top of end of the assigned grade.


    Scarce Early Half Dollar

    1801 50c PCGS AU53 (Overton 102)

    Next Bid: $18,000.00
    Closes: 3D 8H

    Gorgeous AU example of this very challenging issue in the Flowing Hair series -- especially tough in higher circulated grades. The present example is the finest Overton 102 die marriage, the rarer of the two varieties for the date. Bright luster gleams from the smooth surfaces and well-struck design elements. Lovely cream-grey toning throughout with tints of rose and blue-green along the peripherals. Overall great eye appeal!


    Rare Issue, Old NGC Holder

    1815/2 50c NGC/CAC XF45 (OH)

    Next Bid: $8,000.00
    Closes: 3D 8H

    Lustrous, well-struck XF! The rarest regular issue coin in the Bust half dollar set, the 1815/2 is the only collectible variety of the 1815 year. Only 47,150 coins struck this year which is a fraction of the next lowest mintage issue in the series. CAC approved for quality.


    Very Low Mintage Issue

    1890 50c PCGS/CAC MS67 ex: D.L. Hansen

    Next Bid: $20,000.00
    Closes: 10D 8H

    Wow! Eye-catching premium gem from a very low mintage issue of just 12,000 coins struck. Sharply struck surfaces glow with appreciable prooflike reflectivity on both sides. Lovely rim toning and fantastic overall eye appeal. CAC approved for quality. The Hansen Collection hosts the finest known example for the date, a MS68+.


    Silky Gem

    1904 50c PCGS/CAC MS66

    Vault Value
    Next Bid: $9,750.00
    Closes: 10D 8H

    A beautiful silky gem with satiny surfaces. Light grayish-brown obverse tints with splashes of green and rose at the upper part of the obverse. CAC approved for quality.


    Choice Dahlonega Issue

    1849-D $2 1/2 PCGS/CAC AU58

    Next Bid: $8,500.00
    Closes: 3D 9H

    Choice original! Lovely green-gold surfaces feature tangerine toning highlighting the well-struck devices. Eye appealing and affordable example of this popular Dahlonega Mint issue, the 1849-D is distinctly rare in Mint State grades and unknown finer than MS62. CAC approved for quality.


    Fantastic Date

    1881 $2 1/2 PCGS AU55 ex: D.L. Hansen

    Next Bid: $7,050.00
    Closes: 10D 9H

    Wonderful AU! One of our favorite dates in the series, this rare quarter eagle hails from a tiny mintage of just 640 coins. Ample luster, shiny mirrors and stunning overall eye appeal! A MS61 example is held in the Hansen Collection number one set.


    Registry Quality

    1902 $2 1/2 PCGS MS67+ ex: D.L. Hansen

    Next Bid: $5,100.00
    Closes: 10D 9H

    Impeccably preserved! Vibrant mint luster, amazing technical quality and eye appeal. PCGS+ grade for premium quality at the top of end of the assigned grade. One of the two finest known examples for the date, a MS68, is displayed in the Hansen Collection number one set.


    Branch Mint Rarity

    1854-D $3 PCGS AU50 ex: D.L. Hansen

    Next Bid: $41,750.00
    Closes: 10D 9H

    An exciting opportunity for the advanced collector of Southern gold. The 1854-D is the only Dahlonega issue in the $3 gold series. From a scant mintage of 1,120 coins very few survive in high grade. The present example is well-detailed for the grade as well as the issue with light wear on the high points and minimal, inconsequential circulation marks. Pleasing honey-gold surfaces have considerable remaining luster. Lovely eye appeal! The number one set displays a MS61 example for the date.