1907 Rolled Edge eagle brings $2.185 million in Heritage $53 million FUN auctions Part of $62 million+ Heritage ‘First Week’ Auctions including $7.74+ million FUN Currency auction and $9.28 million NYINC World & Ancient Coin auction
to that, one of these had shown up at auction only 21 times in the last 146 years, or once every seven years, making this a rare opportunity indeed.”
An incredible 1887 Liberty double eagle, PR67+ Cameo NGC, the finest certified example of the issue and one of the finest proof Liberty double eagles regardless of date, rounded out the top five offerings in the Platinum Night auction. An impressive $402,500 final price sent the coin, part of The Henry Miller Collection, home with an advanced collector.
Further highlights include, but are certainly not limited to:
1864 double eagle, PR65 Ultra Cameo NGC: Perhaps fewer than 10 proofs of this ultra rare gold denomination are available. Realized: $359,375.
1933 eagle, MS65 NGC: A world-class rarity. Realized: $359,375.
1795 Small Eagle half eagle MS65 Prooflike NGC. Breen-6414, BD-6, R.5: An amazing Gem Prooflike coin among the early Mint’s most interesting products. Realized: $345,000.
1804 quarter MS65 NGC. B-1, R.3. Ex: Colonel Green: The single finest certified 1804 Bust quarter. Realized : $325,000.
1795 13 Leaves eagle MS64 NGC. Breen-6830, Taraszka-1, BD-1, High R.3: A monumentally important coin in both aesthetic and historic terms. Realized: $322,000.
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