May 15, 2021
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Nov 18 — Over the past 50 years, an individual from San Francisco accumulated thousands of Lincoln Cents from change, friends and by searching rolls. He never found anything of note, and finally the day came to sell the collection. He obtained several quotes from local coin shops, and ended up selling the whole collection for a few hundred dollars, equaling about 5 cents per coin.
Sep 24 — The collection comprises over 100 certified coins that have been graded by PCGS and NGC, the two leading grading services for rare coins, and were mostly acquired from 2000 to 2008.
May 28 — Highlights include a key 1953-S graded NGC MS66+ FBL offered for this first time in auction and the single-finest graded 1951 in NGC PF69. Online bidding is now underway for the May 31 sale.
May 7 — The coin, graded Proof-68+ by PCGS and approved by CAC, is the single finest 1938 Walking Liberty Half Dollar known from an original mintage of 8,152.
Jan 21 — Online auction firm to over single-owner collection 750+ PCGS/NGC-Certified Coins with examples from half cents to $10 gold pieces.
Nov 13 — An important time capsule of certified coins from a single owner 1796 Bust Quarter graded PCGS MS64 from the Ultimate Collection November 12, 2019. Irvine, Calif. – Gr
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