This week, we are very excited to offer The Raging Buffalo Collection, a full set of registry quality buffalo nickels. Almost every coin in this group has received our best, 5-star eye appeal rating and is uniquely beautiful in hand. Highlights in the collection include a rare variety 1916/1916 5c PCGS AU58 (Doubled Die Obverse), a 1917-D 5c PCGS MS66+, a rare overdate 1918/7-D 5c PCGS/CAC MS62, a 1920-S 5c PCGS MS65+, and a scarce date 1925-S 5c PCGS MS65 just to name a few. Be sure to browse over these bold and beautiful nickels and bid early before Auction #1044 ends Sunday, December 23rd at 8pm EST.
Some of the more interesting highlights from this week's sale include:
- 1909-S VDB 1c PCGS/CAC MS65 RD (OGH)
- 1905 5c PCGS/CAC MS67
- 1884 5c PCGS/CAC Proof 67+ CAM
- 1887 5c PCGS/CAC Proof 66+ CAM
- 1888 5c PCGS/CAC Proof 66+ CAM
- 1907 5c PCGS/CAC Proof 67 CAM
- 1913 5c PCGS MS67 (Type 2)
- 1914-S 5c PCGS MS66
- 1915 5c PCGS/CAC MS67+
- 1915-D 5c PCGS MS66+
- 1916/1916 5c PCGS AU58 (Doubled Die Obverse)
- 1916-D 5c PCGS/CAC MS66
- 1916-D 5c PCGS/CAC MS66
- 1917-D 5c PCGS MS66+
- 1918-D 5c PCGS MS66
- 1918/7-D 5c PCGS/CAC MS62
- 1918-S 5c PCGS MS65
- 1919 5c PCGS MS67
- 1919-D 5c PCGS/CAC MS66
- 1920 5c PCGS MS67
- 1920-S 5c PCGS MS65+
- 1921 5c PCGS MS67
- 1921-S 5c PCGS MS65+
- 1923-S 5c PCGS MS65
- 1924-S 5c PCGS MS64+
- 1925-S 5c PCGS MS65
- 1926-S 5c PCGS MS64
- 1927 5c PCGS MS67
- 1927-S 5c PCGS MS65
- 1928 5c PCGS MS67
- 1929 5c PCGS MS67
- 1935 5c PCGS/CAC MS64 (Doubled Die Reverse)
- 1937-D 3 Legged 5c PCGS MS64
- 1916-D 10c PCGS/CAC MS64 FB
- 1864-S 25c PCGS/CAC XF40
- 1892 25c PCGS/CAC MS67+
- 1897-S 25c NGC/CAC MS65
- 1907 25c PCGS/CAC Proof 68 (OGH)
- 1842 50c PCGS/CAC MS64 (Small Date, Reverse of 1842)
- 1851-O 50c PCGS MS65
- 1899 50c PCGS/CAC Proof 67+
- 1903 50c NGC/CAC Proof 68
- 1905 50c PCGS/CAC Proof 67
- 1836 Gobrecht $1 PCGS/CAC Proof 45 (Original, Coin Alignment)
- 1854 2 1/2 PCGS/CAC MS65
- 1839 $5 NGC/CAC AU58
- 1847-C $5 PCGS AU58
- France: 1975 50 Francs Gold PCGS SP65 (KM #P537) Gold Piefort
Our first highlight is an 1854 2 1/2 PCGS/CAC MS65. Gorgeous and original, this pre-Civil War P-mint is the finest example graded by PCGS and CAC approved for quality.
This week's second highlight is a 1916-D 10c PCGS/CAC MS64 FB with silky, lustrous surfaces with a light golden tint. it is a legendary rarity with incredibly attractive eye appeal. The key to the Mercury dime business strike set and one of the most popular of all U.S. 20th century coins, and our example is CAC approved for quality.
Our third highlight is a 1917-D 5c PCGS MS66+. This piece has full rainbow toning and proof like surfaces. A scarce date to find in full gem with only a single example graded finer by PCGS.
The final auction highlight is a 1918/7-D 5c PCGS/CAC MS62. This piece is a key overdate to the Buffalo Nickel series with lovely golden olive highlights around the rim, cascading to a silvery center and nice luster and eye appeal.
Of course there are many other highlights, so be sure to browse all lots in this exciting new sale before it closes on Sunday, December 23rd.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