Auction Highlights by David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions ……
Our Sunday Internet Auction #1095 offers another selection from the D.L. Hansen Collection, as well as a choice Flying Eagle cent, two beautifully toned Seated Liberty halves, a key date Walking Liberty half, a choice Bust dollar, a popular key date Morgan dollar, amazing Proof gold pieces, a flashy Draped Bust gold $10, a popular Type 2 Double Eagle and a rainbow-toned silver commemorative. In all, there’s a vast selection of over 400 New Items, featuring over 50 coins from the D.L. Hansen Collection, 50 No Reserve Lots and 20 Vault Value Items.
We hope that you’ll enjoy viewing pieces that have once held a prominent spot in the Greatest Collection of U.S. Coins ever assembled, and we invite you to also become a part of numismatic history by purchasing coins from the D.L. Hansen Collection!
All lots will begin closing at 8 pm EST on Sunday, December 15.
Our first highlight coin is an 1856 Flying Eagle 1c PCGS/CAC AU55 ex: D.L. Hansen. Golden-brown surfaces with well-defined design elements. Hints of luster still remaining with no mentionable detractions. The number one set holds an MS64 example for the date.
This week’s second highlight is an 1839 50c PCGS MS62 (No Drapery) ex: D.L. Hansen. Very scarce and desirable type coin with pretty bluish-gray tints and nice overall eye appeal. The Hansen Collection holds the MS65 examples that are tied for the finest graded.
The third highlight coin is an 1895-S $1 PCGS MS65 ex: D.L. Hansen. Frosty golden tints with plenty of luster and gorgeous reflective fields. The 1895-S is one of our favorite dates in the series as a sleeper issue that is surprisingly difficult to locate in AU and above. The number one Hansen set possesses another MS65 example.
Our final highlight is an 1875 $3 PCGS Proof 64 CAM ex: D.L. Hansen. Only 20 Struck! A true rarity in a series that is nearly impossible to collect. No circulation strikes of this date were produced, making it a Proof-only issue. Smooth orange-gold surfaces with a hint of rose, this piece is truly an underrated numismatic rarity for the advanced collector.
Some of the other highlights from this week’s auction include:
- 1913-S 25c PCGS/CAC VG-10
- 1932-S 25c PCGS/CAC MS65
- 1823 50c PCGS/CAC MS63
- 1864 50c PCGS/CAC Proof 65
- 1891 50c PCGS/CAC Proof 65 CAM
- 1921 50c PCGS MS64
- 1795 Draped Bust $1 PCGS VF20 (Off-Center Bust)
- 1801 $1 PCGS/CAC XF45
- 1870 $1 PCGS MS61
- 1873 $1 PCGS Proof 63 CAM
- 1873-CC Trade$ NGC AU55
- 1873 Trade$ PCGS Proof 61
- 1878 8TF $1 PCGS MS66 ex: Bella
- 1879-CC $1 PCGS AU50
- 1887/6-O $1 PCGS/CAC MS63
- 1851-C G$1 PCGS AU55
- 1910 $10 NGC/CAC MS64
- 1850 $20 PCGS/CAC XF40 ex: Granite Lady Hoard
- 1852/1852 $20 NGC/CAC AU53 ex: Eureka Hoard (FS-301)
- 1853/1-3 $20 NGC AU55 (VP-001)
- SS Central America: 1856-S $20 PCGS/CAC AU55 (Full Serif)
- 1862-S $20 PCGS AU50
- 1883-CC $20 PCGS XF40
- 1896 $20 PCGS MS63 (RPD FS-301)
- 1907 Saint Gaudens $20 NGC MS65
- 1911-D $20 PCGS MS65
- 1915-S $20 NGC MS65
- 1916-S $20 PCGS MS65
- 1922 $20 NGC/CAC MS64
There are many other David Lawrence Auction highlights, so be sure to browse all lots in this exciting new sale before it closes on Sunday, December 15.
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