Stack’s Bowers Galleries‘ auction offering of the unparalleled D. Brent Pogue Collection of Masterpieces of United States Coinage continues on September 30, 2015 in New York City. The Pogue II sale will continue the offering of the D. Brent Pogue Collection of half dollars, focusing on coins of the Capped Bust type from 1807 to 1822.
The debut offering of silver dollars from the D. Brent Pogue Collection will bring to the market Flowing Hair dollars dated 1794 and 1795, with the Lord Saint Oswald specimen of the 1794 dollar the star attraction. Graded MS-66+ by PCGS and considered one of the finest 1794 dollars known, the coin surfaced in England in 1964 and was formerly included in the collections of Alfred Ostheimer and Jimmy Hayes.
The second offering of the D. Brent Pogue Collection of quarter eagles will begin with the Parmelee-Mills-Eliasberg 1821, graded PCGS MS-66+ and continue to 1839, including superb examples of the first mintmarked quarter eagles from Charlotte, Dahlonega, and New Orleans.
Half Eagles from 1795 through 1807 include remarkable gems like the MS-66+ (PCGS) Pogue 1803/2 $5 and outstanding rarities like 1795 Heraldic Eagle $5 in MS-64 (PCGS).
The D. Brent Pogue Collection of early eagles offers an incomparable selection, from the wondrous Garrett 1795 $10 (PCGS MS-66+) to a superb 1804 in PCGS MS-63+. A total of 105 coins will cross the auction block, each hand selected and each among the finest extant. Join Stack’s Bowers Galleries as we make history again with the D. Brent Pogue Collection.