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    Flashy Gem Sesquicentennial Two and a Half

    1926 $2 1/2 Sesquicentennial MS65 PCGS. Gem Sesquicentennials are a mainstay of the gold commemorative set, and in MS65 they are the highest-graded pieces readily obtainable by most collectors, as the certified population in MS66, the next grade level, decreases by an order of magnitude. The present Gem boasts flashy orange-gold surfaces tinged with hazel that are much better struck on the highpoints of this difficult low-relief design than usually seen. A nice coin for the grade and the type.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 2FE9, PCGS# 7466)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    July, 2007
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
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