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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 23
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 25C25CMS65469315469315
9224ALABAMA 50C50CMS65476155931300
9227ALBANY 50C50CMS64+112641112641
9229ANTIETAM 50C50CMS6613194161320416
9238ARKANSAS 50C50CMS6544727647152526
9254BAY BRIDGE 50C50CMS66883237883237
9270BOONE 50C50CMS6641713834541033
9414BOOKER T WASHINGTON 50C50CMS663615864091360
9279BRIDGEPORT 50C50CMS6517398681739868
9281CALIFORNIA 50C50CMS65848566848566
9284CINCINNATI 50C50CMS656154321383718
9288CLEVELAND 50C50CMS66680110680110
9292COLUMBIA 50C50CMS666022551624494
9296COLUMBIAN 50C50CMS657673531364636The 400th anniversary of the Columbus landing was the event for the minting...
9299CONNECTICUT 50C50CMS6512857211285721
9301DELAWARE 50C50CMS6514569141456914
9303ELGIN 50C50CMS65+221513221513
9305GETTYSBURG 50C50CMS66710142710142The "War of Northern Aggression" ripped the country apart, turning with the...
9306GRANT 50C50CMS65799380966436
9309HAWAIIAN 50C50CMS65541125541125
9312HUDSON 50C50CMS65714322714322Brilliant haze free lustre with peripheral rainbow toning and flecks of vio...
9314HUGUENOT 50C50CMS6510064781006478
9316IOWA 50C50CMS662931103029311030
9318LEXINGTON 50C50CMS6510934461093446
9320LINCOLN 50C50CMS66520163520163
9322LONG ISLAND 50C50CMS6513666231366623Virtually blast white, glowing lustre.
9324LYNCHBURG 50C50CMS66650149650149
9326MAINE 50C50CMS65953527954527
9328MARYLAND 50C50CMS666098260982
9331MISSOURI 50C50CMS6531343597103
9333MONROE 50C50CMS65484129484129
9335NEW ROCHELLE 50C50CMS651606127116071282Very white and lustrous. Semiprooflike fields.
9337NORFOLK 50C50CMS6711042581104258Sharp strike with peripheral gold and green blending to icy-white centers.
9343OREGON 50C50CMS6642812672493082
9357PANAMA PACIFIC 50C50CMS65541411543417Light peripheral toning of russet and rose. Brilliant lustre
9360PILGRIM 50C50CMS657653621863844
9364RHODE ISLAND 50C50CMS6594357429531498
9367ROANOKE 50C50CMS6612774531277453
9369ROBINSON 50C50CMS6511386031138603
9372SAN DIEGO 50C50CMS668211402475371Tremendous icy-blue white lustre
9374SESQUI 50C50CMS64+7538375383
9376SPANISH TRAIL 50C50CMS6513638321363832
9378STONE MOUNTAIN 50C50CMS66955293960293Beautifully toned in amber, pink, and yellow with bluish overtones. Has a ...
9391TEXAS 50C50CMS67155291951246
9399VANCOUVER 50C50CMS65713464713464
9401VERMONT 50C50CMS65997562997562
9434WASHINGTON CARVER 50C50CMS66334681702253Shimmering, frosty lustre accompanied by delicated rainbow toning. Tremend...
9447WISCONSIN 50C50CMS674919149191Light pastel yellow gold toning. Outstanding high relief strike.
9449YORK 50C50CMS6616126581612658
9222LAFAYETTE $1$1MS64+4141241412