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Everyman Barber Half Dollars (1892-1915): Brier Creek Collection

Brier Creek Collection - 6th

Current Statistics
Rank 6
Weighted GPA 55.449
Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 55.449
Retired Statistics (8/24/2012)
Rank 1
Weighted GPA 55.205
Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 55.205
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About this set: If you are a Barber Collector your best resource is the (BCCS) Barber Coin Collectors Society www.barbercoins.org Join !!! This collection is built solely on circulated coins. Nearly half the coins in this set have pcgs pops of less than 100. My goal was all coins being a minimum grade of AU50 with an overall average of 55.5. Of course the 04s and 97o are major show stoppers. There are a few coins that I would like to replace and there are many that I just absolutely love - 92s,95o,96s, 05 P, 09 P, 09s - just to name a few. The 97o is the finest original XF coin I have ever seen for the date and when I upgrade it is destined for a great XF collection in Georgia. Registry and BCCS has allowed me to become friends with numerous other barber collectors - my "Barber Buddies" and have provided or helped me find numerous coins in this set.

Brier Creek Collection
ImagePCGS No.ItemDenomGradePCGS No. PopPCGS No. Pop HigherTotal PopTotal Pop HigherOwner's Comments
6461189250CAU5817531793 
64621892-O50CAU58530530The most original 92o 58 I have seen.
64641892-S50CAU5528362836Nice color much tougher in choice au than her sister from new orleans.
6465189350CAU5548674868Crusty
64661893-O50CAU58300300 
64671893-S50CAU53736736 
6468189450CAU58241241 
64691894-O50CAU58162162One of my favorites
64701894-S50CAU58251251 
6471189550CAU58402402 
64721895-O50CAU58201201Sharp Strike
64731895-S50CAU58121121This coin is drop dead gorgeous - and a couple days circulated away from a 4 or 5.
6474189650CAU5311281128I only have one word for this coin "ORIGINAL"
64751896-O50CAU50721721I traded this coin for some 55-58 semikey barber quarters - 02s,99s,05o and others from the Sandwich Collection. It took me 18 months to get it back and it cost me a 60% premium. Looking back would I do it again - you betcha. One of my top 5 favorite coins and it is now back home after being held hostage !! Grins
64761896-S50CAU53819819Coin is better in hand - upgrade candidate.
6477189750CAU5540314031Superb Crusty Original
64781897-O50CXF4510151015Superb 45
64791897-S50CAU558787 
6480189850CAU58321321 
64811898-O50CAU58+1010My only "+" coin - tough date.
64821898-S50CAU58200200Super Tough Philippines Date - misunderstood and and by far the most under rated in the entire series.
6483189950CAU58641641From PQBQ - besides the hit in the shield this coin in hand is off the charts.
64841899-O50CAU5511151115 
64851899-S50CAU5519161916 
6486190050CAU5560426042 
64871900-O50CAU58100100Coin better than PICS - this is very underated date.
64881900-S50CAU58150150Last of the philippines dates - very under rated Amazing Luster
6489190150CAU58661661 
64901901-O50CAU557878From the West Virginia Collection - Thanks Dave !
64911901-S50CAU5015231523 
6492190250CAU58440440this coin has gorgeous aquamarine toning - unfortunately just can't catch it in pics.
64931902-O50CAU50845845Luv This Coin - on PCGS renewal this one is getting resubmitted.
64941902-S50CAU55117117Fabulous Example of one of my favorite s mint marks - Pics do not do this coin justice. PCGS needs to review price - 3x.
6495190350CAU58192192Cool Coin - better than pics 03 and 96 my favorite Philly dates.
64961903-O50CAU58211211 
64971903-S50CAU58120120Stunning - much better than pics.
6498190450CAU58380380 
64991904-O50CAU5512101210Super tough date in AU - Decent coin with a splash of color that looks better in hand.
65001904-S50CXF4516451645would love to upgrade - bid the Hayes 58 last year and was the high bidder for 55 seconds. If anybody has a nice original AU for sale or trade please email me.
6501190550CAU58260260Purchased raw from Dave Kahn Rare Coins - I was expecting a 58+ and was disappointed. There are only 4 or 5 circulated "+" coins in the entire series. Perhaps one day this will be added, I think it is most definately worthy.
65021905-O50CAU53625625 
65031905-S50CAU5520162016 
6504190650CAU58563563 
65051906-D50CAU5561536153 
65061906-O50CAU5516141614 
65071906-S50CAU5523122312 
6508190750CAU5534593459 
65091907-D50CAU5550565056 
65101907-O50CAU5325702570 
65111907-S50CAU55108108Tough S date - This coin is much better in hand. Bozarth - Thanks Vick !
6512190850CAU58312312 
65131908-D50CAU58491491 
65141908-O50CAU5526192619 
65151908-S50CAU5510111011 
6516190950CAU58471471 
65171909-O50CAU5315251525 
65181909-S50CAU58141141 
6519191050CAU5520222022 
65201910-S50CAU58180180 
6521191150CAU58520520 
65221911-D50CAU5527232723 
1508431911-S50CAU5310623 
6524191250CAU58591591 
65251912-D50CAU58732732scratch on obverse holder
65261912-S50CAU5515301530 
6527191350CAU5514191419 
65281913-D50CAU58500500 
65291913-S50CAU58140140 
6530191450CAU58201201 
65311914-S50CAU5517241724 
6532191550CAU5513141314 
65331915-D50CAU5811141114 
65341915-S50CAU58593593 
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