The Pelican Collection

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Rank 10
Weighted GPA 45.000
Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 45.000
 
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About this set: This collection is dedicated to my parents who were born during the period these coins were minted. Many thanks to the PCGS Forum members and friends for their insight and advice...couldn't have completed it without them. (Composite photos courtesy of Mark Goodman.)
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The Pelican Collection
ImagePCGS No.ItemDenomGradePopPop HigherOwner's Comments
6461189250CXF45331191This is a beautiful coin...great strike and color. This coin was purchased ...
64621892-O50CXF4520264This 1892-O was a difficult find...but it has all the qualities I'm looking...
64641892-S50CXF4527186
6465189350CXF4517322J.J. Teaparty
64661893-O50CXF4523204former ANACS XF-45
64671893-S50CXF451399From Dennis West
6468189450CXF4511195Raw from Fred Blazer
64691894-O50CXF4515192Former ANACS AU-50 from Fred Blazer
64701894-S50CXF4528206Somerset Hills Coins and Currency
6471189550CXF4519237Wayne Herndon Rare Coins
64721895-O50CXF4512114Northern Nevada Coin Company
64731895-S50CXF4511156
6474189650CXF4517151Petersen/Shireman Collection...terrific coin!
64751896-O50CXF451045
64761896-S50CXF45788Petersen/Shireman Collection...beautiful battleship gray!
6477189750CXF4520237J.J. Teaparty...battleship gray...awesome!
64781897-O50CXF45862J.J. Teaparty...love the crust on the reverse.
64791897-S50CXF451179Petersen/Shireman Collection...fabulous coin!
6480189850CXF4529263Purchased raw from Stack's
64811898-O50CXF452286Courtesy of Arnie Heller
64821898-S50CXF453090Arnie Heller
6483189950CXF4551376MrBreeze
64841899-O50CXF4512117former ANACS XF-45
64851899-S50CXF4533112former NGC AU-50
6486190050CXF4541354former ANACS AU-50
64871900-O50CXF451683former NGC XF-45
64881900-S50CXF4547162Arnie H
6489190150CXF4537336Courtesy of Don Soles; unique patina on obverse and reverse
64901901-O50CXF45957Arnie H
64911901-S50CXF452368Arnie H
6492190250CXF4532292
64931902-O50CXF452190Arnie H
64941902-S50CXF451580From Glenn Holsonbake
6495190350CXF4524148John M
64961903-O50CXF4516151John M
64971903-S50CXF451797Arnie H
6498190450CXF4531212Arnie H
64991904-O50CXF451473Arnie H
65001904-S50CXF451475
6501190550CXF4510158Stack's; Samuel J. Berngard & Treasure Coins of the S.S. New York Collectio...
65021905-O50CXF4511136Estatecoinsales
65031905-S50CXF4520100
6504190650CXF4521365Courtesy of Don Soles
65051906-D50CXF4534333Wayne Herndon Rare Coins
65061906-O50CXF4516110Dark battle ship gray with a touch of gold; excellent strike
65071906-S50CXF4515157Purchased raw from Stack's--Amherst and Waccabuc Collection
6508190750CXF4518355
65091907-D50CXF4527337John Marburger
65101907-O50CXF4530269Heritage Auctions; very nice battle ship gray with hints of gold in the leg...
65111907-S50CXF452286Dark coin but very unique with excellent strike
6512190850CXF4516219Crossed over from ANACS
65131908-D50CXF4539361Arnie Heller; dark battle ship gray with a hint of gold on the reverse
65141908-O50CXF4541319Purchased raw
65151908-S50CXF4516102Dogwood
6516190950CXF4527473Purchased raw courtesy of Fred Blazer; very nice coin with excellent strike...
65171909-O50CXF4511112Dogwood
65181909-S50CXF459107Heritage--Long Beach Signature Auction; very nice coin with gold tint in le...
6519191050CXF458173Arnie Heller
65201910-S50CXF4511143
6521191150CXF4526417Arnie Heller
65221911-D50CXF456186Arnie Heller; dark battle ship with hint of gold in shafts of arrows on rev...
65231911-S50CXF45897A duplicate from Craig Petersen with a low population of only five in this ...
6524191250CXF4522401Connor Numismatics
65251912-D50CXF4541572Purchased raw; beautiful battle ship gray with excellent strike
65261912-S50CXF4517203Connor Numismatists; very nice coin with unique gold patina on both obverse...
6527191350CXF4513123Arnie Heller
65281913-D50CXF4517253Arnie Heller
65291913-S50CXF458114JJ Teaparty
6530191450CXF4518163Arnie Heller
65311914-S50CXF4525158John Marburger
6532191550CXF4515122First coin ever purchased at an auction--and paid way too much
65331915-D50CXF4548689JJ Teaparty
65341915-S50CXF4538428
Comments
Great set. I'm currently building an XF40-45 set with 9 coins to go. This set took a long time to put together; I wonder how long it took you?
Posted @ 11/4/2014 1:02 AM By
Lovely!!
Posted @ 11/1/2014 9:25 AM By umakem
What a great looking set. So many of your pieces have that original toning & 5 star eye appeal that I refer to as "the look". I believe I have let my set drift from that aesthetic objective a bit too much.
Posted @ 8/6/2013 2:41 AM By cmmiller3
you have a great eye - fabulous set - this set is on a completely different level than the complete XF45 that auctioned off a year or two ago.
Posted @ 6/8/2012 9:01 AM By Walt