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    Modern Commemoratives and Sets. Included are: 1964 proof set; 1976 silver Bicentennial medal; (10) 1982 Washington halves, BU; (2) 1971-S proof Ikes, no boxes; 1984 Olympic two-piece proof dollar set; 1984 Olympic three-piece proof set with gold; 1984 mint set; 1985 proof set; (2) 1986 two-piece Statue of Liberty proof set; 1986 three-piece Statue of Liberty proof set with gold; 1986 one-pound silver Eagle; 1986 proof silver Eagle; 1987 proof silver Eagle; 1988 Olympic dollar; 1988 Olympic two-piece proof set with gold; 1989 proof set; 1989 three-piece Congressional three-piece set with gold; 1990 Prestige six-piece proof set; 1990 mint set; 1991 Korea proof dollar; 1991 USO proof dollar; 1880-CC dollar in GSA holder MS 60 (no box); 1883-CC dollar in GSA holder (no box) MS 62; tiny 14 carat gold piece commemorating Harry Truman; McArthur silver round from Pobjoy mint; Reagan tiny proof medal from 1981; (4) St. Patrick's Day commemorative medal and cachet, 1972-75; (36) Kennedy memorial series of stamps on covers from around the world in a large blue box; set of BU Warnickels; short set of Fine-VF Mercury dimes; type set of nine 20th century dimes, all polished Fine-XF; year set of Roosevelt dimes, VF-AU; 20th century quarter set, polished VG-BU; 1950-1990 set of proof quarters PR 64-65; (2) sets of proof Franklins, one 1956-63, the other 1957-62 (with duplicate 1962), PR 63; twelve Morgan dollars in a fancy box, several polished, the others mostly AU; 1971-78 proof Ike dollars, PR 65; 1979-80 SBA dollars, BU and Proof; "Classic" silver collection of 17 20th century silver coins, VF-BU; silver mint collection of 8 VF-BU silver coins; three-piece 1976-S proof set; War War II five-piece set, average circulated; five-piece set of obsolete 20th century type; 1964 year set; (5) five-piece silver U.N. sets on various subjects; six-piece George Washington silver rounds; 1992 three-piece Columbus set including a small gold coin; 1973 Comet Kahoutek medal; 1983 privately minted gold "Eagle" proof on first day of issue cachet; two 1992 Columbus medals in silver, one 500 grams, the other 500 grains; two books of "Diamond Jubilee Treasury" with a few coins and stamps commemorating various events in U.S. history; 1984 Olympic set of 20 silver coins from around the world commemorating the games that year in a fancy wooden box; U.S. Presidential Proof Coin Portfolio with a number of pages devoted to the various presidents on coins and 115 modern proofs; and a set of 13 medals in sterling from the Gorham Mint commemorating the 13 colonies. This lot weighs 80 pounds, and $34.04 will be added to the price of the lot for shipping by UPS Ground.

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    Auction Dates
    May-Jun, 1996
    30th-1st Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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