There are currently no items available for purchase in this Department. Search our Auction Archives below to find item values.
Lot
5138

1903 G$1 Jefferson PR67 Ultra Cameo NGC....

2012 January 4-8 US Coins & Platinum Night FUN Signature Auction- Orlando #1166

 
Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
View Similar Items Available Now
Claim Item: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Auction Ended On: Jan 5, 2012
Item Activity: 7 Internet/mail/phone bidders
586 page views
Location: Orange County Convention Center
North/South Building
9899 Universal Blvd.
Hall SB - South Building
Orlando, FL 32819

Description:
1903 Jefferson Louisiana Purchase Gold Dollar
PR67 Ultra Cameo, Finest Certified
1903 G$1 Jefferson PR67 Ultra Cameo NGC. Just 100 1903 Louisiana Purchase Exposition, Jefferson obverse gold dollar proofs "... were distributed to favored insiders as well as Exposition and government officials, not to the collecting fraternity" (David Bowers, United States Commemorative Coins, p. 47). Since the coins were not distributed to collectors but to non-numismatists, many proofs have experienced some degree of impairment. Obscuration of the cameo contrast or even the proof finish is common. A Jefferson gold dollar proof that retains its powerful contrast is a rare prize, avidly sought by the most advanced commemorative gold aficionados.
This magnificent survivor combines gleaming lemon-gold mirrors and rich frost across sharply struck devices. Boldly squared rims help distinguish this proof from the many prooflike circulation strikes also found in the marketplace. The surfaces are marvelously preserved throughout with an easily appreciated cameo effect and inimitable eye appeal. Out of the original mintage of 100 proofs, the NGC Census Report lists eight specimens with Ultra Cameo contrast; of these, the two numerically finest are graded PR67, and this coin is the only one of the two to have received the Star designation (11/11).
From The Jim O'Neal Gold Type Collection. (PCGS# 97482)

View all of [The Jim O'Neal Gold Type Collection ]
View large image(s) of this item

Service and Handling Description: Coins & Currency (view shipping information)

Sales Tax information  | NGC Coin Grading Guarantee  |  Terms and Conditions

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Other Available Items:

Bid Now on Items Just Like This One

Lot Bidding Ends Grade Service Current Bid
Auction 1216, Lot 4462 Wednesday, January 7, 2015 PR67 NGC $2.00
View items up for auction that match this item in other grades.

Guides and Pricing Information:

Previous Prices from Heritage Auctions
Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Price Guide
Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Population Guide
Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Find Auction Prices for Comparable Items:

Photographs:
Sign-in or Join (free & quick) to see the full image




FLOOR AUCTIONS View All
Open For Bidding
Coming Soon
HERITAGE MEMBERSHIP
910,951
bidder-members
$970,075,485
sold in the last year
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
Only 23 days left to consign to the 2015 February 25 - March 2 PNG Dallas Invitational US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas!
Learn About Consigning With Us
Thank you for everything you have done for us.
Suzan Roper
HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. To compare for yourself, visit: compete.com
Take our 2014 Coin
and Currency Survey
Grand prize:
A Certified Uncirculated
1907 High Relief $20!*
Take the Survey
HERITAGE VIDEO TUTORIAL
GETTING THE MOST OUT OF SEARCH
RECENT AUCTIONS
2014 December 4 - 7 Houston Money Show US Coins Signature Auction - Houston
2014 December 4 - 7 Houston Money Show US Coins Signature Auction - Houston
REALIZED $9,614,728
2014 September 3 - 10 Long Beach Expo World Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
2014 September 3 - 10 Long Beach Expo World Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
REALIZED $9,041,265
2014 September 4 - 8 Long Beach Expo World Currency Signature Auction - Long Beach
2014 September 4 - 8 Long Beach Expo World Currency Signature Auction - Long Beach
REALIZED $1,817,724