Menu
Welcome Sign-In | Join Now
Sold for Sign-in or Join (free & quick) includes Buyer's Premium (BP) 

Description

Condition Census 1854-D Quarter Eagle

1854-D AU 58 PCGS. Exceptionally well struck for the date with strong centers and, most remarkably, fully defined stars and denticles(!). The overall appearance is superb with even, original coppery-gold and orange color as well as much of the original Mint luster. There are none of the marks typically seen on 1854-D quarter eagles and, in all honesty, there is no real wear or friction. A highlight of the North Georgia Collection and one of the prettiest examples of this rarity that we have seen.
In terms of overall quality and appearance, this coin is nearly a twin to Pittman: 1781. That piece was later graded MS 61 by NGC and it realized $28,600 at the sale. There are currently three known 1854-D quarter eagles in Mint State. The finest of these is a PCGS MS 62 that was sold by Spectrum Numismatics in late 1996 to a Midwestern collector for a strong five-figure price. A PCGS MS 60 resides in the Farmer Collection. (NGC ID# 25HZ, PCGS# 7771)

Service and Handling Description: (view shipping information)

Sales Tax information  | PCGS Guarantee of Grade and Authenticity  |  Terms and Conditions

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Glossary of Terms

Auction Info

Auction Dates
January, 1999
8th-11th
Internet/Mail/Phone Bidders: 1
Members Tracking: N/A
Page Views: 171

Heritage membership

941,630
bidder-members
$883,856,462
sold in the last year

Join Now - It's Free

VIEW BENEFITS
  1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
  2. Bid online
  3. Free Collector newsletter
  4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
  5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    winnings 

Consignments wanted

Consign to the 2015 December 10 - 12 World Coins Signature Auction - Hong Kong.

Learn about consigning with us

Plus, it's simply a pleasure dealing with the people there. It's been a comfortable and enjoyable association.
Tom Batiuk,
Medina, OH
View More Testimonials

HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. To compare for yourself, visit: compete.com

Video tutorial

Getting the most out of search

Recent auctions

2015 July 9 - 12 Summer FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Orlando Summer FUN
2015 July 9 - 12 Summer FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Orlando Summer FUN
REALIZED $8,306,961
2015 April 9 - 14 CICF World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
2015 April 9 - 14 CICF World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $6,503,481
2015 April 22 - 28 CSNS Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
2015 April 22 - 28 CSNS Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $10,592,191

© 2015 Heritage Auctions | All Rights Reserved