GDaD Ikes Major Varieties Circulation & Proofs - 3rd

Current Statistics
Rank 3
Weighted GPA 66.803
Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 66.803
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About this set: GDaD Ikes stands for Garrett, Dwight and Dad. I have always had an interest in coins even as a young boy. My parents purchased birth year coins for me in 1971. From the very first time I can remember seeing that set, I couldn’t take my eyes off of the “Big” coin, the Ike!! I am not sure how old I was, but from that moment, I was destined to be an Ike collector. Growing up in the seventies I remember the excitement of occasionally receiving an Ike as change for a purchase. Today, I still have every Ike I have ever gotten as change. They aren’t worth money, but they are full of memories. My love for coin collecting was also fueled by my father’s very humble collection, which fit into an old cigar box in his bottom dresser drawer. He enjoyed picking some nice coins from circulation and adding them to the cigar box. I now have that cigar box and the coins in it. These coins aren’t financially valuable, but they are priceless to me. I am hoping my two boys feel the same way about this set. I assembled it for them. I want to thank James Sego (JMS Coins) for his support.

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GDaD Ikes Major Varieties Circulation & Proofs
ImagePCGS No.ItemDenomGradePopPop HigherOwner's Comments
74061971$1MS66563CAC
74071971-D$1MS67210
74081971-S SILVER$1MS67+43CAC
874091972 TYPE 1$1MS653305
974091972 TYPE 2$1MS6670CAC
74091972 TYPE 3$1MS66200
74101972-D$1MS6770CAC
74111972-S SILVER$1MS68+1518CAC
74121973$1MS661022CAC
74131973-D$1MS66+511CAC
74141973-S SILVER$1MS68+54
74151974$1MS66+70CAC
74161974-D$1MS67+20CAC
74171974-S SILVER$1MS68+33CAC
74181976 TYPE 1$1MS66240
74191976 TYPE 2$1MS6790CAC
74201976-D TYPE 1$1MS66+96CAC
74211976-D TYPE 2$1MS67251
74221976-S SILVER$1MS686990CAC
74231977$1MS67140
74241977-D$1MS6646010CAC
74251978$1MS6750
74261978-D$1MS66+91CAC
974281971-S SILVER PR$1PR69DC2351123
974291972-S SILVER PR$1PR69DC1789557
974301973-S CLAD PR$1PR69DC1481510
974311973-S SILVER PR$1PR69DC1960515
974321974-S CLAD PR$1PR69DC140115
974331974-S SILVER PR$1PR69DC1538023
974341976-S CLAD TYPE 1 PR$1PR69DC134275
974351976-S CLAD TYPE 2 PR$1PR69DC1772911
974361976-S SILVER PR$1PR69DC2639628
974371977-S PR$1PR69DC1698950
974381978-S PR$1PR69DC1890937
Comments
Absolutely a stunning set. Congratulations on your accomplishment. Absolutey Beautiful.
Posted @ 10/28/2012 8:16 AM By
the color on that 72 is divine.
Posted @ 1/12/2012 10:57 AM By cc99999