Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Description

    Stunning 1912 Indian Five, PR 67 PCGS

    1912 $5 PR 67 PCGS. This fresh coin is sure to elicit strong bids from discerning specialists. The surfaces display a clean honey-gold appearance that is anything but common for a delicate matte proof gold coin. Under a loupe, one can see thousands of sparkling granules, but the surfaces are devoid of even the most trivial hairline or contact mark. The strike is full in all areas, and the eye appeal is superior for this often poorly preserved type. Simply put, this is an amazing Superb Gem.
    We believe that only 25-40 proof 1912 half eagles are extant from an original mintage of 144 pieces. A few of these coins are impaired, and truly pristine examples are seldom available at any price. NGC and PCGS report nine coins in PR 67 (how many are resubmissions?), with a single PR 68 NGC specimen finer (7/00). The latter coin notwithstanding, we have no hesitations about calling this specimen one of the finest matte proof 1912 half eagles extant.
    From the Richard Allen Collection. (NGC ID# 28E6, PCGS# 8543)


    Fees, Shipping, 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, 2001
    4th-6th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 594

    Heritage membership

    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 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 17 days left to consign to the 2017 July 31 - August 7 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Denver!

    Learn about consigning with us

    I just have to say that you have great people -- who take care of things instantaneously! Very impressive.
    M.,
    Woodland Hills, CA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 April 26 - 30 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
    2017 April 26 - 30 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
    REALIZED $22,615,570
    2017 April 7 - 10 CCE World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
    2017 April 7 - 10 CCE World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
    REALIZED $6,328,714
    2017 April 28 - May 1 CSNS World Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
    2017 April 28 - May 1 CSNS World Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
    REALIZED $1,009,870