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    1794 Flowing Hair Silver Dollar. B-1, BB-1, the only known dies. Rarity-4. Silver Plug. Specimen-66 (PCGS). CAC. 
    PCGS Population: just 1 in all grades with a Specimen designation. The finest certified Mint State examples of the issue are graded MS-66. Sold January 22, 2013.

    1933 Saint Gaudens Double Eagle Rarity Coin Bowers and Merena United States Mint Sothebys
    1933 Saint Gaudens Double Eagle. The only Legally owned example. Gem-BU.
    The Property of the United States of America sold by order of the United States Mint.
    Sold July 20, 2002, in conjunction with Sotheby's.

    1794 Flowing Hair Silver Dollar. Bowers Borckardt-1, Bolender-1. Rarity-4. Mint State-66+ (PCGS).
    PCGS Population: 2; none finer. Sold September 30, 2016, in conjunction with Sotheby's.

    1913 Liberty Head Nickel. Proof-66 (PCGS). CAC.
    Sold August 15, 2018.

    1804 Draped Bust Silver Dollar. Class I Original. Bowers Borckardt-304. Rarity-7. Proof-65 (PCGS).
    PCGS Population: 2, 2 finer (Proof-68 finest). (1804 Original, Class I). Sold March 31, 2017, in conjunction with Sotheby's.

    1794 Flowing Hair Silver Dollar Rarities Night Sale Stacks Bowers
    1794 Flowing Hair Silver Dollar. BB-1, B-1, the only known dies. Rarity-4. MS-64 (PCGS). CAC.
    Sold August 3, 2017.

    MCMVII (1907) Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle. Ultra High Relief. Lettered Edge. Proof-69 (PCGS).
    Combined PCGS and NGC Population: just 1; 0 finer. Sold June 27, 2012.

    1795 Capped Bust Right Eagle. Bass Dannreuther-4. Rarity-5. 13 Leaves. Mint State-66+ (PCGS).
    PCGS Population: 1, none finer. (13 leaves) . Sold September 30, 2015, in conjunction with Sotheby's. 

    1808 Capped Bust Left Quarter Eagle. Bass Dannreuther-1. Rarity-4. Mint State-65 (PCGS).
    PCGS Population: 1, none finer. Sold May 19, 2015, in conjunction with Sotheby's.

    Friedberg 379a (W-4580). 1890 $1000 Treasury Note. PCGS Currency About New 50.
    PCGS Population: 2, none finer. Sold October 25, 2018.

    1804 Draped Bust Silver Dollar. Class III Restrike. BB-306. Second Reverse. Proof-55 (NGC).
    Sold August 2014.

    1873-CC Liberty Seated Dime. No Arrows. MS-65 (PCGS). Secure Holder.
    Sold August 7, 2012.

    1894-S Proof-64 Branch Mint (PCGS).
    Sold August 16, 2007.

    1796 Draped Bust Quarter. Browning-2. Rarity-3. Mint State-66 (PCGS).
    PCGS Population: 2, 1 finer (MS-67). A single additional specimen, the Stickney-Eliasberg coin, has been certified as Specimen-66 by PCGS. Sold May 19, 2015, in conjunction with Sotheby's.

    1797 Draped Bust Half Dollar Overton 101a Stacks Bowers
    1797 Draped Bust Half Dollar. Overton-101a. Rarity-4+. MS-66 (PCGS).
    PCGS Population: 1, none finer. Sold May 19, 2015, in conjunction with Sotheby's.

    1797 Draped Bust Half Dollar Samuel Berngard and S.S. New York Collection Stacks Bowers Galleries
    1797 O-101a. Rarity-5. 15 Stars. MS-66 (NGC). 
    NGC Census: 1; none finer. Sold July 27, 2008.  

    POLAND. KINGDOM. Sigismund III, 1587-1632. 100 Ducats.
    Sold January 14, 2008.

    1796 Breen-1. Rarity-5. No Stars. MS-65 (PCGS).
    PCGS Population: 1; none finer. This is the only example of the issue certified finer than MS-62 by PCGS. Sold June 30, 2005.

    1833 Capped Head Classic Head Half Eagle Gold Coin $5 Stack's Bowers Galleries
    1833 Capped Head Left Half Eagle. Bass Dannreuther-1. Rarity-8 as a Proof. Large Date. Proof-67 (PCGS).
    PCGS Population: 1, none finer. Sold  May 24, 2016, in conjunction with Sotheby's.

    Large Size. 1896. Silver Certificates. Bound Presentation Set of the First Educational Uncut Sheets. $1, $2, and $5.
    Sold August 13, 2011.



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