By David Lawrence Rare Coins ……
Our Sunday Internet Auction #970 is live with a great selection of 310 fresh, new coins, 55 No Reserve lots and 30 Vault Values. This week we also have a fresh group of 25 lovely California Fractional Gold pieces available, all running with No Reserve, many housed in Old Green Holders! All lots will begin closing at 8pm EST on Sunday, July 23.
This week’s auction features a gorgeous array of US gold issues that are part of the Summertime Blues Gold Type Collection, including several common date issues of rarer gold types and a few rarer date issues. Hand-picked by a long-time collector, eye-appeal was of the utmost importance!
Some of the more interesting highlights from this week’s sale include:
- 1915 1c PCGS/CAC Proof 66+ BN
- 1880 5c PCGS XF45
- 1877 5c PCGS/CAC Proof 65 CAM
- 1918-S 5c NGC MS65
- 1919-S 10c PCGS MS64 FB
- 1919-D 25c PCGS/CAC MS66+
- 1875 Trade$ NGC Proof 67
- 1883 G$1 PCGS/CAC MS67+
- 1839-D $2 1/2 PCGS XF45
- 1842-C $2 1/2 PCGS/CAC AU58+
- 1896 $2 1/2 PCGS/CAC Proof 65 DCAM
- 1908 $2 1/2 PCGS/CAC MS66
- 1855 $3 PCGS/CAC MS64
- 1880 $3 PCGS MS62
- 1803/2 $5 PCGS MS64
- 1806 $5 PCGS XF40 (Pointed 6, 8X5 Stars, OGH)
- 1901-S $5 NGC/CAC MS65+
- 1854 $10 NGC AU58
- 1907 High Relief $20 PCGS/CAC MS62 (Wire Edge)
- 1913-D $20 PCGS MS65+
- 1915-S $20 PCGS MS66
- 1923-D $20 PCGS/CAC MS66+
- 1915-S Panama-Pacific $2 1/2 PCGS/CAC MS66
This week’s first highlight is an 1803/2 $5 PCGS MS64. A beautifully lustrous early Half Eagle gold coin with fantastic eye appeal. Frosty yellow-gold color on this collectible overdate variety.
This week’s second highlight selection is an 1896 $2 1/2 PCGS/CAC Proof 65 DCAM. Beautiful surfaces with fantastic eye appeal, this gem example of this popular proof gold type is a true beauty that certainly deserves a home in an advanced collection of US coins.
Of course there are many other highlights, so be sure to browse all lots in this exciting new sale before it closes on Sunday, July 23.
If you have any questions about coins in our auctions, or items for direct purchase, please call us at 800-776-0560, or send an email and we will get back to you immediately.
Thanks for browsing our inventory and participating in our auction!
—The David Lawrence Numismatic Team