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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 25C25CMS65463303463303
9224ALABAMA 50C50CMS65470153919294
9227ALBANY 50C50CMS64+112617112617
9229ANTIETAM 50C50CMS6613124001312400
9238ARKANSAS 50C50CMS6544427146962455
9254BAY BRIDGE 50C50CMS66866228866228
9270BOONE 50C50CMS6641613634231011
9414BOOKER T WASHINGTON 50C50CMS663525662471270
9279BRIDGEPORT 50C50CMS6517358581735858
9281CALIFORNIA 50C50CMS65842545842545
9284CINCINNATI 50C50CMS656144181368688
9288CLEVELAND 50C50CMS66676110676110
9292COLUMBIA 50C50CMS665992461615479
9296COLUMBIAN 50C50CMS657563461344625The 400th anniversary of the Columbus landing was the event for the minting...
9299CONNECTICUT 50C50CMS6512847061284706
9301DELAWARE 50C50CMS6514598971459897
9303ELGIN 50C50CMS65+221498221498
9305GETTYSBURG 50C50CMS66709140709140The "War of Northern Aggression" ripped the country apart, turning with the...
9306GRANT 50C50CMS65792365954421
9309HAWAIIAN 50C50CMS65524116524116
9312HUDSON 50C50CMS65704309704309Brilliant haze free lustre with peripheral rainbow toning and flecks of vio...
9314HUGUENOT 50C50CMS65995456995456
9316IOWA 50C50CMS662915102529151025
9318LEXINGTON 50C50CMS6510804401080440
9320LINCOLN 50C50CMS66514159514159
9322LONG ISLAND 50C50CMS6513496001349600Virtually blast white, glowing lustre.
9324LYNCHBURG 50C50CMS66642141642141
9326MAINE 50C50CMS65947511947511
9328MARYLAND 50C50CMS666067760677
9331MISSOURI 50C50CMS653084158598
9333MONROE 50C50CMS65475126475126
9335NEW ROCHELLE 50C50CMS651598125015991258Very white and lustrous. Semiprooflike fields.
9337NORFOLK 50C50CMS6710832581083258Sharp strike with peripheral gold and green blending to icy-white centers.
9343OREGON 50C50CMS6642712371723017
9357PANAMA PACIFIC 50C50CMS65539405541410Light peripheral toning of russet and rose. Brilliant lustre
9360PILGRIM 50C50CMS657533461836819
9364RHODE ISLAND 50C50CMS6594356829451478
9367ROANOKE 50C50CMS6612674361267436
9369ROBINSON 50C50CMS6511395961139596
9372SAN DIEGO 50C50CMS668121392458359Tremendous icy-blue white lustre
9374SESQUI 50C50CMS64+7337273372
9376SPANISH TRAIL 50C50CMS6513598221359822
9378STONE MOUNTAIN 50C50CMS66948284952284Beautifully toned in amber, pink, and yellow with bluish overtones. Has a ...
9391TEXAS 50C50CMS67149291903243
9399VANCOUVER 50C50CMS65712453712453
9401VERMONT 50C50CMS65985533985533
9434WASHINGTON CARVER 50C50CMS66314621627228Shimmering, frosty lustre accompanied by delicated rainbow toning. Tremend...
9447WISCONSIN 50C50CMS674839048390Light pastel yellow gold toning. Outstanding high relief strike.
9449YORK 50C50CMS6616056511605651
9222LAFAYETTE $1$1MS64+4141141411