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1804 1/2C Plain 4 No Stems MS64RB PCGS #1064

CAC. 9 at MS64, none finer. Manley Die State 2.0 with indistinct dentils on the obverse and upper reverse. Although Cohen lists 13 varieties, C-13 is promptly attributed by its Plain 4 and absent stems. This boldly struck near-Gem retains ample brick-red, although the portrait and fields are gunmetal-gray. Refreshingly free from abrasions. EAC grade MS63

1804 1/2C Plain 4 No Stems MS64RB PCGS #1064

CAC. 9 at MS64, none finer. Manley Die State 2.0 with indistinct dentils on the obverse and upper reverse. Although Cohen lists 13 varieties, C-13 is promptly attributed by its Plain 4 and absent stems. This boldly struck near-Gem retains ample brick-red, although the portrait and fields are gunmetal-gray. Refreshingly free from abrasions. EAC grade MS63

1828 1/2C 13 Stars MS64BN PCGS #1147

18 finer in PCGS, 30 overall.

1828 1/2C 13 Stars MS64BN PCGS #1147

18 finer in PCGS, 30 overall.

1828 1/2C 13 Stars MS64BN PCGS #1147

18 finer in PCGS, 30 overall.

1828 1/2C 13 Stars MS64BN PCGS #1147

18 finer in PCGS, 30 overall.

1802 1C AU53BN PCGS #1470

A medium brown cent with glimpses of lighter mahogany toning. Marks are trivial save for wispy field abrasions near the hair ribbon

1802 1C AU53BN PCGS #1470

A medium brown cent with glimpses of lighter mahogany toning. Marks are trivial save for wispy field abrasions near the hair ribbon

1802 1C AU53BN PCGS #1470

A medium brown cent with glimpses of lighter mahogany toning. Marks are trivial save for wispy field abrasions near the hair ribbon

1814 1C Plain 4 AU50BN PCGS #1576

CAC. This is a high grade example with much underlying glossy luster still evident beneath golden-brown and gunmetal surfaces. Well struck overall and only lightly abraded.Ex: Ramont (2/1995), Jules Reiver Collection (Heritage, 1/2006)(as NGC AU55)

1814 1C Plain 4 AU50BN PCGS #1576

CAC. This is a high grade example with much underlying glossy luster still evident beneath golden-brown and gunmetal surfaces. Well struck overall and only lightly abraded.Ex: Ramont (2/1995), Jules Reiver Collection (Heritage, 1/2006)(as NGC AU55)

1837 1C Medium Letters MS65BN PCGS #1735

Plain Cords, Medium Letters, N-7, N-8, R.1. A lengthy die crack runs from the left reverse rim through STATES to the center OF, to the rim over A. Elsewhere, a bold dot between EN of CENT is diagnostic. The lack of die scratches above MERIC suggest the N-7 designation, a late state of the dies. Delightful chestnut-brown color covers both sides of this glossy Gem, which is sharply struck with excellent eye appeal. EAC grade MS60.

1837 1C Medium Letters MS65BN PCGS #1735

Plain Cords, Medium Letters, N-7, N-8, R.1. A lengthy die crack runs from the left reverse rim through STATES to the center OF, to the rim over A. Elsewhere, a bold dot between EN of CENT is diagnostic. The lack of die scratches above MERIC suggest the N-7 designation, a late state of the dies. Delightful chestnut-brown color covers both sides of this glossy Gem, which is sharply struck with excellent eye appeal. EAC grade MS60.

1837 1C Medium Letters MS65BN PCGS #1735

Plain Cords, Medium Letters, N-7, N-8, R.1. A lengthy die crack runs from the left reverse rim through STATES to the center OF, to the rim over A. Elsewhere, a bold dot between EN of CENT is diagnostic. The lack of die scratches above MERIC suggest the N-7 designation, a late state of the dies. Delightful chestnut-brown color covers both sides of this glossy Gem, which is sharply struck with excellent eye appeal. EAC grade MS60.

1837 1C Medium Letters MS65BN PCGS #1735

Plain Cords, Medium Letters, N-7, N-8, R.1. A lengthy die crack runs from the left reverse rim through STATES to the center OF, to the rim over A. Elsewhere, a bold dot between EN of CENT is diagnostic. The lack of die scratches above MERIC suggest the N-7 designation, a late state of the dies. Delightful chestnut-brown color covers both sides of this glossy Gem, which is sharply struck with excellent eye appeal. EAC grade MS60.

1857 1C Flying Eagle MS64 PCGS #2016

This attractive Choice example offers sharply detailed design elements and lightly marked surfaces with vibrant mint luster throughout.

1857 1C Flying Eagle MS64 PCGS #2016

This attractive Choice example offers sharply detailed design elements and lightly marked surfaces with vibrant mint luster throughout.

1857 1C Flying Eagle MS64 PCGS #2016

This attractive Choice example offers sharply detailed design elements and lightly marked surfaces with vibrant mint luster throughout.

1859 1C MS65 PCGS #2052

Razor-sharp definition shows on the feather tips and diamonds and the lightly toned surfaces of this attractive Gem show only the most insignificant signs of contact. PCGS has graded 27 numerically finer examples

1859 1C MS65 PCGS #2052

Razor-sharp definition shows on the feather tips and diamonds and the lightly toned surfaces of this attractive Gem show only the most insignificant signs of contact. PCGS has graded 27 numerically finer examples

1859 1C MS65 PCGS #2052

Razor-sharp definition shows on the feather tips and diamonds and the lightly toned surfaces of this attractive Gem show only the most insignificant signs of contact. PCGS has graded 27 numerically finer examples

1859 1C MS65 PCGS #2052

Razor-sharp definition shows on the feather tips and diamonds and the lightly toned surfaces of this attractive Gem show only the most insignificant signs of contact. PCGS has graded 27 numerically finer examples

1861 3CS MS65 PCGS #3679

Type III

1861 3CS MS65 PCGS #3679

Type III

1882 5C PR67CAM PCGS #83837

Gem Cameo, 1 finer

1882 5C PR67CAM PCGS #83837

Gem Cameo, 1 finer

1882 5C PR67CAM PCGS #83837

Gem Cameo, 1 finer

1882 5C PR67CAM PCGS #83837

Gem Cameo, 1 finer

1883 5C No CENTS MS66 PCGS #3841

CAC, multiple die cracks, "full corn"

1883 5C No CENTS MS66 PCGS #3841

CAC, multiple die cracks, "full corn"

2005-S 5C Western Waters PR69DCAM PCGS #94243

Westward Journey Western Waters

2005-S 5C Western Waters PR69DCAM PCGS #94243

Westward Journey Western Waters

1796 10C AU53 PCGS #4461

JR-6; R5.3;A Mintage of 22,135; only 253 certified. 98 finer.

1796 10C AU53 PCGS #4461

JR-6; R5.3;A Mintage of 22,135; only 253 certified. 98 finer.

1796 10C AU53 PCGS #4461

JR-6; R5.3;A Mintage of 22,135; only 253 certified. 98 finer.

1835 10C MS62 PCGS #4527

JR-9. The 83 in the date are repunched. This sharply struck and lustrous representative has a brilliant obverse. The reverse displays light olive-green and lavender shades.

1835 10C MS62 PCGS #4527

JR-9. The 83 in the date are repunched. This sharply struck and lustrous representative has a brilliant obverse. The reverse displays light olive-green and lavender shades.

1835 10C MS62 PCGS #4527

JR-9. The 83 in the date are repunched. This sharply struck and lustrous representative has a brilliant obverse. The reverse displays light olive-green and lavender shades.

1835 10C MS62 PCGS #4527

JR-9. The 83 in the date are repunched. This sharply struck and lustrous representative has a brilliant obverse. The reverse displays light olive-green and lavender shades.

1883 10C MS67+ PCGS #4691

CAC. 2 examples of this coin exist in PCGS MS-67+, with just 3 finer in MS-68. While over 7.6 million were struck it is a conditional rarity. The obverse shows pleasant toning of an olive center and a rose/violet rim encompasing the legend and date. While the reverse has olive and gunmetal blue rim surrounding a steely silver center. This coin is a nice intersection of 2 of my top sets, the 1883 mint set and the dime type set,circulation strike. Fortin-113

1883 10C MS67+ PCGS #4691

CAC. 2 examples of this coin exist in PCGS MS-67+, with just 3 finer in MS-68. While over 7.6 million were struck it is a conditional rarity. The obverse shows pleasant toning of an olive center and a rose/violet rim encompasing the legend and date. While the reverse has olive and gunmetal blue rim surrounding a steely silver center. This coin is a nice intersection of 2 of my top sets, the 1883 mint set and the dime type set,circulation strike. Fortin-113

1883 10C MS67+ PCGS #4691

CAC. 2 examples of this coin exist in PCGS MS-67+, with just 3 finer in MS-68. While over 7.6 million were struck it is a conditional rarity. The obverse shows pleasant toning of an olive center and a rose/violet rim encompasing the legend and date. While the reverse has olive and gunmetal blue rim surrounding a steely silver center. This coin is a nice intersection of 2 of my top sets, the 1883 mint set and the dime type set,circulation strike. Fortin-113

1883 10C MS67+ PCGS #4691

CAC. 2 examples of this coin exist in PCGS MS-67+, with just 3 finer in MS-68. While over 7.6 million were struck it is a conditional rarity. The obverse shows pleasant toning of an olive center and a rose/violet rim encompasing the legend and date. While the reverse has olive and gunmetal blue rim surrounding a steely silver center. This coin is a nice intersection of 2 of my top sets, the 1883 mint set and the dime type set,circulation strike. Fortin-113

1883 10C MS67+ PCGS #4691

CAC. 2 examples of this coin exist in PCGS MS-67+, with just 3 finer in MS-68. While over 7.6 million were struck it is a conditional rarity. The obverse shows pleasant toning of an olive center and a rose/violet rim encompasing the legend and date. While the reverse has olive and gunmetal blue rim surrounding a steely silver center. This coin is a nice intersection of 2 of my top sets, the 1883 mint set and the dime type set,circulation strike. Fortin-113

1898 10C MS66 PCGS #4815

only 12 Finer in PCGS. Pleasing Olive/Aqua toning on both obverse and reverse on this Gem example.

1898 10C MS66 PCGS #4815

only 12 Finer in PCGS. Pleasing Olive/Aqua toning on both obverse and reverse on this Gem example.

1898 10C MS66 PCGS #4815

only 12 Finer in PCGS. Pleasing Olive/Aqua toning on both obverse and reverse on this Gem example.

1898 10C MS66 PCGS #4815

only 12 Finer in PCGS. Pleasing Olive/Aqua toning on both obverse and reverse on this Gem example.

1875-S 20C MS64 PCGS #5298

Shimmering orange and rose patina crosses parts of the fields of this type-issue twenty cent piece. Vibrantly lustrous and well-defined with striking visual appeal. Scared or Sad Liberty face.

1875-S 20C MS64 PCGS #5298

Shimmering orange and rose patina crosses parts of the fields of this type-issue twenty cent piece. Vibrantly lustrous and well-defined with striking visual appeal. Scared or Sad Liberty face.

1875-S 20C MS64 PCGS #5298

Shimmering orange and rose patina crosses parts of the fields of this type-issue twenty cent piece. Vibrantly lustrous and well-defined with striking visual appeal. Scared or Sad Liberty face.

1875-S 20C MS64 PCGS #5298

Shimmering orange and rose patina crosses parts of the fields of this type-issue twenty cent piece. Vibrantly lustrous and well-defined with striking visual appeal. Scared or Sad Liberty face.

1832 25C MS63 PCGS #5351

B-2 (Browning). This lovely Select Mint State example is tied for the eighth finest according to the Rea-Koenings-Haroutunian Condition Census that is presented in Early Quarter Dollars of the US Mint (2010). The obverse is cracked from the hair curl to the three lowest stars on the right, apparently as always. This variety was produced before 1832 B-1. Both sides exhibit frosty mint luster with delicate gold, champagne, and steel toning on the ivory surfaces. Population: 13 in 63, 16 finer

1832 25C MS63 PCGS #5351

B-2 (Browning). This lovely Select Mint State example is tied for the eighth finest according to the Rea-Koenings-Haroutunian Condition Census that is presented in Early Quarter Dollars of the US Mint (2010). The obverse is cracked from the hair curl to the three lowest stars on the right, apparently as always. This variety was produced before 1832 B-1. Both sides exhibit frosty mint luster with delicate gold, champagne, and steel toning on the ivory surfaces. Population: 13 in 63, 16 finer

1832 25C MS63 PCGS #5351

B-2 (Browning). This lovely Select Mint State example is tied for the eighth finest according to the Rea-Koenings-Haroutunian Condition Census that is presented in Early Quarter Dollars of the US Mint (2010). The obverse is cracked from the hair curl to the three lowest stars on the right, apparently as always. This variety was produced before 1832 B-1. Both sides exhibit frosty mint luster with delicate gold, champagne, and steel toning on the ivory surfaces. Population: 13 in 63, 16 finer

1832 25C MS63 PCGS #5351

B-2 (Browning). This lovely Select Mint State example is tied for the eighth finest according to the Rea-Koenings-Haroutunian Condition Census that is presented in Early Quarter Dollars of the US Mint (2010). The obverse is cracked from the hair curl to the three lowest stars on the right, apparently as always. This variety was produced before 1832 B-1. Both sides exhibit frosty mint luster with delicate gold, champagne, and steel toning on the ivory surfaces. Population: 13 in 63, 16 finer

1883 25C MS66 PCGS #5515

CAC. PCGS has seen 19 submissions in MS66 (one in MS66+) and three finer. This is among six in this grade with the CAC green bean.The stars on this lavishly patinated Premium Gem show full centers and radial lines. Definition is equally bold on Liberty's head, the eagle's wing feathers, claws, and arrow fletchings. Briggs 2a. Perhaps 800 total survive.

1883 25C MS66 PCGS #5515

CAC. PCGS has seen 19 submissions in MS66 (one in MS66+) and three finer. This is among six in this grade with the CAC green bean.The stars on this lavishly patinated Premium Gem show full centers and radial lines. Definition is equally bold on Liberty's head, the eagle's wing feathers, claws, and arrow fletchings. Briggs 2a. Perhaps 800 total survive.

1883 25C MS66 PCGS #5515

CAC. PCGS has seen 19 submissions in MS66 (one in MS66+) and three finer. This is among six in this grade with the CAC green bean.The stars on this lavishly patinated Premium Gem show full centers and radial lines. Definition is equally bold on Liberty's head, the eagle's wing feathers, claws, and arrow fletchings. Briggs 2a. Perhaps 800 total survive.

1883 25C MS66 PCGS #5515

CAC. PCGS has seen 19 submissions in MS66 (one in MS66+) and three finer. This is among six in this grade with the CAC green bean.The stars on this lavishly patinated Premium Gem show full centers and radial lines. Definition is equally bold on Liberty's head, the eagle's wing feathers, claws, and arrow fletchings. Briggs 2a. Perhaps 800 total survive.

1883 25C MS66 PCGS #5515

CAC. PCGS has seen 19 submissions in MS66 (one in MS66+) and three finer. This is among six in this grade with the CAC green bean.The stars on this lavishly patinated Premium Gem show full centers and radial lines. Definition is equally bold on Liberty's head, the eagle's wing feathers, claws, and arrow fletchings. Briggs 2a. Perhaps 800 total survive.

1883 25C MS66 PCGS #5515

CAC. PCGS has seen 19 submissions in MS66 (one in MS66+) and three finer. This is among six in this grade with the CAC green bean.The stars on this lavishly patinated Premium Gem show full centers and radial lines. Definition is equally bold on Liberty's head, the eagle's wing feathers, claws, and arrow fletchings. Briggs 2a. Perhaps 800 total survive.

1929 25C MS66FH PCGS #5773

A well struck and lustrous gem that shows a light dusting of russet-slate toning. Pleasing for the grade.

1929 25C MS66FH PCGS #5773

A well struck and lustrous gem that shows a light dusting of russet-slate toning. Pleasing for the grade.

1883 50C MS64 PCGS #6365

Only 8000 struck,perhaps 200 Unc. survive. 31 finer. Brilliant aside from delicate wisps of golden-russet toning at the borders, this frosty near-Gem is irregularly struck with needle-sharp centers and a hint of softness at the upper obverse and corresponding area on the reverse

1883 50C MS64 PCGS #6365

Only 8000 struck,perhaps 200 Unc. survive. 31 finer. Brilliant aside from delicate wisps of golden-russet toning at the borders, this frosty near-Gem is irregularly struck with needle-sharp centers and a hint of softness at the upper obverse and corresponding area on the reverse

1883 50C MS64 PCGS #6365

Only 8000 struck,perhaps 200 Unc. survive. 31 finer. Brilliant aside from delicate wisps of golden-russet toning at the borders, this frosty near-Gem is irregularly struck with needle-sharp centers and a hint of softness at the upper obverse and corresponding area on the reverse

1883 50C MS64 PCGS #6365

Only 8000 struck,perhaps 200 Unc. survive. 31 finer. Brilliant aside from delicate wisps of golden-russet toning at the borders, this frosty near-Gem is irregularly struck with needle-sharp centers and a hint of softness at the upper obverse and corresponding area on the reverse

1883 50C MS64 PCGS #6365

Only 8000 struck,perhaps 200 Unc. survive. 31 finer. Brilliant aside from delicate wisps of golden-russet toning at the borders, this frosty near-Gem is irregularly struck with needle-sharp centers and a hint of softness at the upper obverse and corresponding area on the reverse

1883 50C MS64 PCGS #6365

Only 8000 struck,perhaps 200 Unc. survive. 31 finer. Brilliant aside from delicate wisps of golden-russet toning at the borders, this frosty near-Gem is irregularly struck with needle-sharp centers and a hint of softness at the upper obverse and corresponding area on the reverse

1938-D 50C MS66+ PCGS #6605

CAC, Key Date

1938-D 50C MS66+ PCGS #6605

CAC, Key Date

1870 $1 PR64CAM PCGS #87018

Pale champagne iridescence complements the frosty motifs and glittering mirror fields. Boldly struck virtually everywhere save for a touch of softness at the eagle's dexter shin. Only 1,000 proof dollars were struck during the year, and only15 finer exist with the PCGS Cameo designation.

1870 $1 PR64CAM PCGS #87018

Pale champagne iridescence complements the frosty motifs and glittering mirror fields. Boldly struck virtually everywhere save for a touch of softness at the eagle's dexter shin. Only 1,000 proof dollars were struck during the year, and only15 finer exist with the PCGS Cameo designation.

1870 $1 PR64CAM PCGS #87018

Pale champagne iridescence complements the frosty motifs and glittering mirror fields. Boldly struck virtually everywhere save for a touch of softness at the eagle's dexter shin. Only 1,000 proof dollars were struck during the year, and only15 finer exist with the PCGS Cameo designation.

1870 $1 PR64CAM PCGS #87018

Pale champagne iridescence complements the frosty motifs and glittering mirror fields. Boldly struck virtually everywhere save for a touch of softness at the eagle's dexter shin. Only 1,000 proof dollars were struck during the year, and only15 finer exist with the PCGS Cameo designation.

1870 $1 PR64CAM PCGS #87018

Pale champagne iridescence complements the frosty motifs and glittering mirror fields. Boldly struck virtually everywhere save for a touch of softness at the eagle's dexter shin. Only 1,000 proof dollars were struck during the year, and only15 finer exist with the PCGS Cameo designation.

1870 $1 PR64CAM PCGS #87018

Pale champagne iridescence complements the frosty motifs and glittering mirror fields. Boldly struck virtually everywhere save for a touch of softness at the eagle's dexter shin. Only 1,000 proof dollars were struck during the year, and only15 finer exist with the PCGS Cameo designation.

1870 $1 PR64CAM PCGS #87018

Pale champagne iridescence complements the frosty motifs and glittering mirror fields. Boldly struck virtually everywhere save for a touch of softness at the eagle's dexter shin. Only 1,000 proof dollars were struck during the year, and only15 finer exist with the PCGS Cameo designation.