PCGS Auction Prices

50C 1861 PCGS MS65

Original Lot at Legend Rare Coin Auctions

Lot #
250
Grade
MS65
Sale Price
$3,172.50

Auction Details

Firm Sale Type Name Date Notes Lot
Legend Rare Coin Auctions Auction The Regency Auction XXIII October 2017 Oct-2017 While not a rare date in lower grades, in GEM, as here, the 1861 is a very scarce issue. This neat example has a very crisp strike with full details throughout. Boldly lustrous surfaces bring out the the vivid blue, amber, gold, and olive accents. Struck during the first year of the Civil War, it is amazing that this coin survived the economic hardships that ensued during the war. PCGS 24, NGC 23. This coin is ex Malibu Collection, B&M, November 2010, where it realized $4,140. The most recent example to sell was CAC approved, realizing $4,700 in the 2016 ANA auction. A great type or date set coin! Cert. Number 50269901 PCGS # 6302

PCGS Set Registry

This coin is currently in the Set Registry inventory of bkilb and is featured in one or more sets, including The Malibu Collection of Seated Liberty Half Dollars.

Coin Details

PCGS # Service Cert # PCGS Pop PCGS Pop Higher PCGS Price GuideSM Value Set Registry
6302 PCGS 50269901 24 23 $5,750.00 View a set that requires this coin
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Other Auction Appearances

Date Price Firm Sale Lot
Feb-2018 $5,280.00 Heritage Auctions 2018 February 22-26 Long Beach Expo U.S. Coins Signature Auction 4753
Nov-2010 $4,140.00 Bowers & Merena The November 2010 Baltimore Auction 2035
Sep-2008 $4,888.00 Heritage Auctions 2008 September Long Beach, CA US Coin Signature Auction #1116 2209