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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
GPA with Top Pop Bonuses 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 25C25CMS65469311469311
9224ALABAMA 50C50CMS65475153929296
9227ALBANY 50C50CMS64+112632112632
9229ANTIETAM 50C50CMS6613144071314407
9238ARKANSAS 50C50CMS6544727547092502
9254BAY BRIDGE 50C50CMS66865233865233
9270BOONE 50C50CMS6641513734301024
9414BOOKER T WASHINGTON 50C50CMS663535763251327
9279BRIDGEPORT 50C50CMS6517368651736865
9281CALIFORNIA 50C50CMS65842560842560
9284CINCINNATI 50C50CMS656144271376708
9288CLEVELAND 50C50CMS66676110676110
9292COLUMBIA 50C50CMS666012541618490
9296COLUMBIAN 50C50CMS657623501355630The 400th anniversary of the Columbus landing was the event for the minting...
9299CONNECTICUT 50C50CMS6512807131280713
9301DELAWARE 50C50CMS6514599021459902
9303ELGIN 50C50CMS65+221504221504
9305GETTYSBURG 50C50CMS66706142706142The "War of Northern Aggression" ripped the country apart, turning with the...
9306GRANT 50C50CMS65797372962428
9309HAWAIIAN 50C50CMS65535124535124
9312HUDSON 50C50CMS65708319708319Brilliant haze free lustre with peripheral rainbow toning and flecks of vio...
9314HUGUENOT 50C50CMS65999469999469
9316IOWA 50C50CMS662929102229291022
9318LEXINGTON 50C50CMS6510894421089442
9320LINCOLN 50C50CMS66517162517162
9322LONG ISLAND 50C50CMS6513566111356611Virtually blast white, glowing lustre.
9324LYNCHBURG 50C50CMS66647146647146
9326MAINE 50C50CMS65951522951522
9328MARYLAND 50C50CMS666098160981
9331MISSOURI 50C50CMS6531242592101
9333MONROE 50C50CMS65480128480128
9335NEW ROCHELLE 50C50CMS651602126116031272Very white and lustrous. Semiprooflike fields.
9337NORFOLK 50C50CMS6710922581092258Sharp strike with peripheral gold and green blending to icy-white centers.
9343OREGON 50C50CMS6642512572013049
9357PANAMA PACIFIC 50C50CMS65540412542417Light peripheral toning of russet and rose. Brilliant lustre
9360PILGRIM 50C50CMS657593571854837
9364RHODE ISLAND 50C50CMS6594257029511487
9367ROANOKE 50C50CMS6612734451273445
9369ROBINSON 50C50CMS6511396001139600
9372SAN DIEGO 50C50CMS668181372465362Tremendous icy-blue white lustre
9374SESQUI 50C50CMS64+7338173381
9376SPANISH TRAIL 50C50CMS6513608241360824
9378STONE MOUNTAIN 50C50CMS66941290946290Beautifully toned in amber, pink, and yellow with bluish overtones. Has a ...
9391TEXAS 50C50CMS67153291922244
9399VANCOUVER 50C50CMS65711462711462
9401VERMONT 50C50CMS65988550988550
9434WASHINGTON CARVER 50C50CMS66326661670244Shimmering, frosty lustre accompanied by delicated rainbow toning. Tremend...
9447WISCONSIN 50C50CMS674889148891Light pastel yellow gold toning. Outstanding high relief strike.
9449YORK 50C50CMS6616096541609654
9222LAFAYETTE $1$1MS64+4041240412