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Silver Commemoratives 50 Piece Type Set, Circulation Strikes (1892-1954): The Overland Trail Collection

The Overland Trail Collection

Current Statistics
Rank 22
Weighted GPA 65.209
Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 65.209
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About this set: This set possesses some nice coins in MS65, MS66, and above, with all pieces exhibiting superb eye appeal and luster. Some coins show beautiful exotic toning, some with pastel colors, while others flaunt blast-white, frosty surfaces. The Hawaiian MS65 half is lightly toned in lilac, green, and yellow pastels on both the obverse and reverse. The Bay Bridge MS66, Antietam MS66, and 36-D Arkansas MS65 possess frosty, mark-free surfaces. Other highlights of the collection include a delicately toned, semi-prooflike Vancouver MS65, an electric blue, semi-prooflike Lexington MS65, a lilac toned Norfolk MS67, an orange, red, and gold splashed California MS65, a bluish, gold rimmed Texas MS67, a exquisitely yellow and blue shaded Boone MS66, and a Hudson MS65 sprinkled in tones of russet, violet, and yellow. The king of the collection is a concentrically rainbow toned 1892 Columbian Half dollar in shades of brown, yellow, sea green and light blue. Other notables include a lustrous, blue and golden Stone Mountain MS66, a Washington-Carver MS65 in rainbow shades of blue, green, yellow, blast white Lincoln MS66, BTW MS66, York MS66, Missouri 2X4 MS65, Iowa MS66, as well as an icy white San Diego MS66 piece. The only dollar in the collection, sharply struck, frosty white, blemish-free MS64+ Lafayette. The coins were chosen over an 17 year period from early 1996 to 2013 with continued updates to present.
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The Overland Trail Collection
ImagePCGS No.ItemDenomGradePCGS No. PopPCGS No. Pop HigherTotal PopTotal Pop HigherOwner's Comments
9220ISABELLA 25C25CMS65460309460309
9224ALABAMA 50C50CMS65469151915289
9227ALBANY 50C50CMS64+112612112612
9229ANTIETAM 50C50CMS6613103931310393
9238ARKANSAS 50C50CMS6544027146852487
9254BAY BRIDGE 50C50CMS66862222862222
9270BOONE 50C50CMS6641213733901005
9414BOOKER T WASHINGTON 50C50CMS663525562441286
9279BRIDGEPORT 50C50CMS6517288571728857
9281CALIFORNIA 50C50CMS65837542837542
9284CINCINNATI 50C50CMS656154111367688
9288CLEVELAND 50C50CMS66668110668110
9292COLUMBIA 50C50CMS665942741602506
9296COLUMBIAN 50C50CMS657553361333625The 400th anniversary of the Columbus landing was the event for the minting...
9299CONNECTICUT 50C50CMS6512826891282689
9301DELAWARE 50C50CMS6514608991460899
9303ELGIN 50C50CMS65+221506221506
9305GETTYSBURG 50C50CMS66698138698138The "War of Northern Aggression" ripped the country apart, turning with the...
9306GRANT 50C50CMS65787358946413
9309HAWAIIAN 50C50CMS65529112529112
9312HUDSON 50C50CMS65702301702301Brilliant haze free lustre with peripheral rainbow toning and flecks of vio...
9314HUGUENOT 50C50CMS65994458994458
9316IOWA 50C50CMS662897103928971039
9318LEXINGTON 50C50CMS6510724381072438
9320LINCOLN 50C50CMS66511155511155
9322LONG ISLAND 50C50CMS6513385871338587Virtually blast white, glowing lustre.
9324LYNCHBURG 50C50CMS66635141635141
9326MAINE 50C50CMS65944514944514
9328MARYLAND 50C50CMS666037860378
9331MISSOURI 50C50CMS653084158396
9333MONROE 50C50CMS65470125470125
9335NEW ROCHELLE 50C50CMS651598124416001250Very white and lustrous. Semiprooflike fields.
9337NORFOLK 50C50CMS6710922571092257Sharp strike with peripheral gold and green blending to icy-white centers.
9343OREGON 50C50CMS6642812571343010
9357PANAMA PACIFIC 50C50CMS65536410538415Light peripheral toning of russet and rose. Brilliant lustre
9360PILGRIM 50C50CMS657463441822816
9364RHODE ISLAND 50C50CMS6594156029371461
9367ROANOKE 50C50CMS6612624361262436
9369ROBINSON 50C50CMS6511355921135592
9372SAN DIEGO 50C50CMS668041422447358Tremendous icy-blue white lustre
9374SESQUI 50C50CMS64+7237672376
9376SPANISH TRAIL 50C50CMS6513548141354814
9378STONE MOUNTAIN 50C50CMS66945277948277Beautifully toned in amber, pink, and yellow with bluish overtones. Has a ...
9391TEXAS 50C50CMS67145301893241
9399VANCOUVER 50C50CMS65712449712449
9401VERMONT 50C50CMS6510025501002550
9434WASHINGTON CARVER 50C50CMS66326641650225Shimmering, frosty lustre accompanied by delicated rainbow toning. Tremend...
9447WISCONSIN 50C50CMS675009250092Light pastel yellow gold toning. Outstanding high relief strike.
9449YORK 50C50CMS6616036471603647
9222LAFAYETTE $1$1MS64+4140541405