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Certified Coin Marketplace: CAC Coins Bring Premiums in April 2019

In addition to faring well in internet sales during the month of April, CAC-approved coins outperformed other certified coins in a live auction near Chicago. Here are 10 examples, which were selected from a large number of results that could have been listed.

1815 Quarter in VF-25 PCGS CAC

1. 1815 Quarter in VF-25

On April 7, GreatCollections sold a CAC-approved VF-25 1815 quarter for $956.25 USD. On January 14, 2019, Heritage sold a PCGS-graded VF-25 1815 quarter without a CAC sticker for $780.

2. 1843-C $5 Half Eagle in EF-40

On April 7, GreatCollections sold a CAC-approved Extremely Fine-40 grade 1843 Charlotte Mint $5 gold coin for $3,037.50. During July 2018, Heritage auctioned a PCGS-graded EF-40 1843-C $5 gold coin without a CAC sticker for $2,160.

3. Type One 1917 Standing Liberty Quarter in MS-66 FH

On April 14, GreatCollections sold a CAC-approved MS-66 grade ‘Type One’ 1917 quarter with a ‘Full Head’ designation for $2,756.25. On April 28, 2019, Heritage sold a PCGS-graded MS-66 ‘Type One’ 1917 quarter with a ‘Full Head’ designation without a CAC sticker for $900. On March 16, Heritage sold another, also without a CAC sticker, for $960.

4. 1931-S Mercury Dime in MS-65

On April 21, GreatCollections sold a CAC-approved MS-65 1931-S dime for $354.38. In January 2019, Heritage sold three PCGS-graded 1931-S dimes, none of which had CAC stickers, two for $216 each and one for $180.

5. 1930 Standing Liberty Quarter in MS-66 FH

On April 21, GreatCollections sold a CAC-approved MS-66 grade 1930 quarter with a ‘Full Head’ designation for $1,406.25. On February 6, 2019, Stack’s Bowers sold a PCGS-graded MS-66 1930 quarter with a ‘Full Head’ designation without a CAC sticker for $690.

6. 1819 Half Dollar in MS-65

On April 25, in Illinois, Heritage auctioned a CAC-approved MS-65 1819 half dollar for $19,200. Heritage previously auctioned this exact same coin, with a CAC sticker, in June of 2017 for $22,325.

In August 2017, Heritage auctioned a PCGS-graded MS-65 1819 half dollar without a CAC sticker for $14,100.

In May 2017, Legend sold a PCGS-graded MS-65 1819 half dollar $10,500.

In January 2017, Heritage auctioned a PCGS-graded MS-65+ (higher than 65!) 1819 half dollar, without CAC sticker, for $12,225. The just-mentioned CAC-approved MS-65 1819 half dollar twice realized much more than any of the non-CAC, certified MS-65 grade 1819 halves that have been auctioned during the last two years.

1887 Half Dollar MS67 CAC

7. 1887 Half Dollar in MS-67

On April 25, in Illinois, Heritage auctioned a CAC-approved MS-67 1887 half dollar for $20,400. The exact same coin was auctioned by Heritage in October 2015 for $19,975.

In between these two appearances of a CAC-approved coin, a PCGS-graded MS-67 1887 half dollar without a CAC sticker was auctioned by the same company for $11,750 in July 2017.

8. 1892-S Morgan Dollar in AU-58

On April 25, in Illinois, Heritage auctioned a CAC-approved AU-58 1892-S Morgan silver dollar for $19,800. Earlier, Heritage auctioned the exact same coin, with the same CAC sticker, for $20,562.50.

In January 2019, Legend auctioned a different CAC-approved AU-58 1892-S Morgan silver dollar for $18,800. With the exception of a non-CAC, PCGS-graded AU-58 1892-S Morgan silver dollar that Stack’s Bowers auctioned in August 2018 for $16,800, PCGS-graded AU-58 coins without stickers tend to bring much less than CAC-approved AU-58 1892-S Morgan silver dollars. Heritage auctioned PCGS-graded AU-58 1892-S Morgans without CAC stickers for $9,900 in August 2018 and for $11,400 at the end of April 2018. Legend auctioned a PCGS-graded AU-58 1892-S Morgan without a CAC sticker for $9,987.50 in July 2018.

1844 $2.50 Gold Coin MS61 CAC

9. 1844-C $2.50 Quarter Eagle in MS-61

On April 25, in Illinois, Heritage auctioned a CAC-approved MS-61 1844 Charlotte Mint $2.5 gold coin for $18,000. The same coin, in the same holder with the same CAC sticker, brought $17,250 in October 2011.

In contrast, a PCGS-graded MS-61 1844-C $2.5 gold coin without a CAC sticker was auctioned for $9,987.50 by Stack’s-Bowers in August 2016 and for $11,400 by Heritage in December 2014 when market levels were higher.

10. No Motto 1907 $10 Eagle in MS-65

On April 25, in Illinois, Heritage auctioned a CAC-approved MS-65 1907 ‘No Motto’ $10 gold coin for $7,200. On January 14, 2019, Heritage auctioned a PCGS graded MS-65 1907 ‘No Motto’ $10 gold coin without a CAC sticker for $5,280.

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CAC was founded by leading members of the numismatic community, including John Albanese, a respected authority on coin grading and the rare coin market. The CAC GREEN Label signifies that a coin has met Certified Acceptance Corporation's stringent grading standards. Coins are accepted through CAC Submission Centers. These are knowledgeable dealers who will assist you with your submission and the associated guidelines.

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