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Dealers Attempt to Attract Buyers with Lower Prices

April 24, 2017

áááááHeritage Auctions will host the official sale for Central States taking place this week in Schaumburg, Illinois. Advanced collectors will have the opportunity to acquire an extremely rare 1776 Continental Dollar; this one is Pewter and is certified by NGC as MS63. Another rarity available is the 1795 Capped Bust $10 Gold 13 Leaves in NGC MS62+ with the CAC sticker. While there are about 20 coins certified higher this coin should always be a highlight at any auction; the current NumisMedia Market value is $132,500....

1795 Capped Bust $10 Gold 13 Leaves MS62+ NGC CAC

1795 Capped Bust $10 Gold 13 Leaves MS62+ NGC CAC is available at the Heritage Auctions Central States U.S. Coins Signature Sale ináSchaumburg, Illinois, Aprilá26-30,á2017 more of the most recent
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March 2017

The Importance of the Population Reports

áááááRecently a major dealer on one of the trading networks was offering an 1889 CC Morgan Dollar certified as MS60 at only $24,500. Now this seems like a fair price since the FMV for this date and grade is $26,880. This coin is extremely rare and one of the top Morgan Dollars sought by advanced collectors. There are only 657 coins certified in all Mint State grades by the top two grading services. With an original mintage of just 350,000 coins, the 1889 CC has always been popular among dealers and collectors.

áááááIn the past, the original mintage of a coin was used to identify rarity and future potential demand. But the methodology of coin collecting has been refined, especially since the advent of the certification services. Buyers have learned to rely on the number of coins certified in a specific grade in addition to the original mintage, while taking the total number of coins certified in the higher grades into consideration as well. more of the most recent

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