Baltimore exceeds $6.1 million
by Coin Values
A 1795 Liberty Cap, Reeded Edge
cent realized $402,500 during Bowers and Merena
Auctions' official auction for the Baltimore
Coin & Currency Convention Nov. 19 to 22.
The cent, graded Good 4 by Professional Coin
Grading Service, is listed as Sheldon 79 by
William Sheldon in Penny Whimsy.
The overall auction of U.S. coins and some U.S.
paper money realized $6,103,470. All prices
quoted here include the 15 percent buyer's fee.
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1793 Flowing Hair, Wreath, Vine and Bars Edge
cent, PCGS Mint State 63 brown, Collectors
Acceptance Corp. stickered, $115,000.
1795 Liberty Cap, Reeded Edge cent, Sheldon 79,
PCGS Good 4, $402,500.
1796, Reverse of 1797 Draped Bust cent, S-119,
PCGS MS-63 Brown, $21,275.
1969-S Lincoln cent, PCGS MS-67 red, $3,450.
1920-D Indian Head 5-cent coin, NGC MS-67 ?,
1924-S Indian Head 5-cent coin, NGC MS-66 ?,
1942/1 Winged Head Liberty dime, Fivaz-Stanton
101 (Cherrypicker's Guide to Rare Die Varieties
by Bill Fivaz and J.T. Stanton), AU-55, $25,875.
1841 Seated Liberty quarter dollar, Briggs 4-B
(The Comprehensive Encyclopedia of United States
Liberty Seated Quarters by Larry Briggs), PCGS
Proof 61, $92,000.
1919-D Standing Liberty quarter dollar, PCGS
MS-66 full head, $57,500.
1919 Walking Liberty half dollar, PCGS MS-67,
1920-D Walking Liberty half dollar, PCGS MS-66,
1920-S Walking Liberty half dollar, PCGS MS-66,
1895-O Morgan silver dollar, PCGS MS-61,
1925-S Peace silver dollar, PCGS MS-65, $29,900.
1874 Trade dollar, NGC Proof 65 ultra cameo, CAC,
1827 Capped Head gold $2.50 quarter eagle, Bass-Dannreuther
1 (Early U.S. Gold Coin Varieties: A Study of
Die States, 1795-1834, by Harry W. Bass Jr. and
John W. Dannreuther), NGC About Uncirculated 58,
1802/1 Capped Bust gold $5 half eagle, BD-4,
PCGS MS-62, $20,700.
1863 Coronet gold $20 double eagle, NGC MS-61,
1915 $20 Federal Reserve Bank note, Friedberg
824 (Paper Money of the United States by Arthur
L. and Ira S. Friedberg), PCGS Gem New 65
Premium Paper Quality, $22,425.