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David Lawrence Offers Rare 1800 Half Eagle, Toned 1885 Half and More…

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Internet Auctions  …… The Weekly Internet Auction #1136 is live and features 240 brand NEW coins plus 50 Vault Values and 50 No Reserve Lots. This week’s sale is full of incredible PCGS-, NGC-, and CAC-approved items including an elusive 1805 25c PCGS MS63, a beautifully toned 1885 50c PCGS/CAC […]

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David Lawrence Rare Coins Offers Key Date Flying Eagle Cent, Mercury Dime, More

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Internet Auctions  …… The new David Lawrence Rare Coins’ Our Weekly Internet Auction #1135 is LIVE and features 225 new coins plus 50 Vault Values and 50 No Reserve Lots. This week’s sale is full of incredible PCGS-, NGC- and CAC-approved items including a Gem example 1927-S 5c PCGS MS65 […]

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High-End Hansen Collection Barber Quarters in David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Internet Auctions  …… Weekly Internet Auction #1130 is now live and features 300 new coins plus 25 Vault Values and 50 No Reserve Lots. This week’s sale is full of incredible PCGS-, NGC- and CAC-approved items including a flashy 1893-CC $1 NGC/CAC MS63, a finest known 1889 G$1 PCGS/CAC MS68+, […]

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Gem Proof 1909 $5, 1883 Half in David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Internet Auctions  …… Weekly Internet Auction #1129 is now LIVE and features over 300 brand-new coins plus 40 Vault Values and 100 No Reserve Lots. This week’s Gem Proof 1909 $5, 1883 Half in David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction sale is full of incredible PCGS-, NGC- and CAC-approved items including […]

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David Lawrence Features Hansen Collection Coins, More Key Nickels

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Internet Auctions  …… Weekly Internet Auction #1128 is now open and features over 250 brand NEW coins plus 30 Vault Values and over 100 No Reserve Lots. This week’s sale is full of incredible PCGS-, NGC- and CAC-approved items including a boldly reflective 1879-CC $1 PCGS MS63+ PL (Capped Die), […]

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Early Large Cents, Key 1969 Buffalo Nickel at David Lawrence Rare Coins

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Internet Auctions  …… Weekly Internet Auction #1127 is now open and features over 300 new coins plus over 50 Vault Values and 85 No Reserve Lots. This week’s sale is full of incredible PCGS-, NGC- and CAC-approved items including an attractive and desirable 1795 Flowing Hair $1 PCGS VF2 (2 […]

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Just How Rare Are Gem $10 Gold No Motto Liberty Head Eagles?

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com …… CoinWeek Content Partner No Motto Liberty Head eagles were struck from 1838 through 1866. They were made at the Philadelphia, New Orleans, and San Francisco Mints in quantities ranging from small to quite large. One thing that links these issues is their rarity in higher grades. There is no […]

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The Hunt for the 1875 $10 Liberty Head Gold Eagle

By John Brush – President, David Lawrence Rare Coins (DLRC) …… The story of the D.L. Hansen Collection has been written several places and as we wind down the challenge of collecting an example of every circulation strike piece from the United States Mint, there are a few pieces that have eluded our grasp in […]

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Eye-Catching Toned Seated Liberty Half at David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  …… Our Sunday Internet Auction #1106 offers another selection from the D.L. Hansen Collection as well as a gem Proof Shield nickel, an original key date Bust quarter, a splashy toned Seated Liberty half, a frosty proof-like Morgan dollar, a lustrous Peace dollar, and a pleasing orange tinted $10 […]

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Gem 1878 Morgan Dollar 7TF Reverse DMPL CAC Offered at David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  …… Our Sunday Internet Auction #1105 offers another selection from the D.L. Hansen Collection as well as a crisply-struck Indian cent, a lustrous S-mint Mercury dime, a scarce CC Morgan dollar, a flashy obverse mintmark half eagle, and a frosty yellow-gold Liberty $20. In all, there’s a vast selection […]

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Full Head 1918-S SLQ, Full Bands 1945 Mercury Dime at David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  …… Our Sunday Internet Auction #1104 offers another selection from the D.L. Hansen Collection as well as a rainbow-toned Bust quarter, a stunningly mirrored Walking Liberty Proof, a frosty Morgan dollar, a popular Civil War $5 issue, a key date Indian Head $10, and a superb No Motto Saint-Gaudens […]

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Scarce 1914 Indian Head Gold Quarter Eagle Among Other Hansen Collection Offerings

  D.L. Hansen Collection by David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  …… Our Sunday Internet Auction #1103 offers another selection from the D.L. Hansen Collection as well as a scarce gem Buffalo Nickel, a rare proof Capped Bust Dime, a registry-quality ultra gem proof Washington Quarter, a beautiful gem Barber Half, a scarce proof only Trade […]

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Shipwreck Gold, US Coins From Hansen Collection in David Lawrence Rare Coin Auction

D.L. Hansen Collection By David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  …… Our Sunday Internet Auction #1102 offers another selection from the D.L. Hansen Collection as well as a highly sought-after Indian half eagle, a colorfully toned Hawaiian commem, a lustrous gold eagle from the SS Republic shipwreck, a choice, CAC-stickered early gold half eagle, and a […]

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Great American Coin Collectors and Their Coins: Thomas Cleneay

By Ron Guth for PCGS …… Thomas Cleneay was among the first and most ambitious coin collectors in America. He started collecting in the 1840s and, over the next four decades, built one of the finest and most complete collections of his time. In each year from 1859 to 1888, Cleneay purchased Proof sets from […]

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Gem Silver Trime, Rare $3 Princess Gold Among Highlights of 1st David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction for 2020

Auction Highlights by David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  ……   Our Sunday Internet Auction #1098 offers another selection from the D.L. Hansen Collection as well as a key date Indian cent, a beautiful Gem trime, a rainbow toned Barber quarter, a New Orleans key date Morgan dollar, a rare $3 Princess gold piece, a scarce […]

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Nicely Toned Top Pop 1904 Barber Quarter Among Highlights of David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction

Auction Highlights by David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  …… Our Sunday Internet Auction #1096 offers another selection from the D.L. Hansen Collection as well as an electric toned half cent, a tied for finest Indian cent, an underrated Lincoln cent, a colorfully toned Bust quarter, a superb Barber quarter gem, a gorgeous Bust dollar, and […]

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More Outstanding Classic US Coin Auction Highlights From D.L. Hansen Collection

Auction Highlights by David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  …… Our Sunday Internet Auction #1095 offers another selection from the D.L. Hansen Collection, as well as a choice Flying Eagle cent, two beautifully toned Seated Liberty halves, a key date Walking Liberty half, a choice Bust dollar, a popular key date Morgan dollar, amazing Proof gold […]

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Full Band 1916-D Mercury Dime, 1879 Gold Stella Among Highlights at David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction

Auction Highlights by David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  …… Our Sunday Internet Auction #1094 offers another selection from the D.L. Hansen Collection as well as a Mercury dime rarity, a gorgeously toned Bust quarter, a flashy rare Liberty Seated proof quarter, a deep cameo Liberty Gold $2.50, a beautiful cameo proof $3 gold piece, a […]

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Gem US Coins From Dell Loy Hansen Collection Again Highlight David Lawrence Auction

Auction Highlights by David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  …… Our Sunday Internet Auction #1092 offers another selection from the D.L. Hansen Collection as well as a gorgeous 1869 3cS, a registry quality Proof Barber dime, a pretty original Bust quarter, a beautifully toned Bust dollar, a scarce Carson City Morgan dollar, an amazing gem Proof […]

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Gold Coins From Dell Loy Hansen Collection Among Highlights of David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction

Auction Highlights by David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  …… Our Sunday Internet Auction #1091 offers another selection from the D.L. Hansen Collection as well as a rare Mercury dime, a colorfully toned Barber quarter, a beautiful Bust half, a Liberty Seated half tied for finest known, a lustrous Draped Bust Hansen dollar, a finest known […]

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The Gold Coins of San Francisco, Part IV: “No Motto” Half Eagles

  By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com …… CoinWeek Content Partner …… Production of half eagles began at the newly opened mint in 1854. Coins produced through the first part of 1866 lacked the motto IN GOD WE TRUST on the reverse. * * * The 13 No Motto half eagles form an essentially incompletable set […]

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Morgan Dollar From D.L. Hansen Collection Among Highlights of David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions

By David Lawrence Rare Coin Auctions  …… Our Sunday Internet Auction #1077 offers a gorgeous Morgan Dollar from the D.L. Hansen Collection, a beautiful Deep Cameo proof Morgan Dollar, a rare Civil War Proof $5 gold piece, a choice 1852/1 Humbert $10 and countless other PCGS-, NGC-, and CAC-certified pieces. In all, there’s a vast […]

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Gold Coin Rarity: What We Can Learn From the Hansen Collection

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com …… CoinWeek Content Partner …… Part One: Gold Dollars Through Three Dollar Gold The once-in-a-generation collection of U.S. coins being assembled by Dell Loy Hansen and David Lawrence Rare Coins gives numismatists an unusual opportunity to determine the condition rarity of many issues. Assuming that Mr. Hansen is placing an […]

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David Lawrence Numismatic Masters Internet Auction #1 Closing Soon

By David Lawrence Rare Coins ……   We are very excited to kick off the inaugural auction of the David Lawrence  Numismatic Masters Series. These online events will have extended browsing time, offer an extended 90-day layaway option, and feature some of the rarest and highest quality pieces available! This first auction features over 300 unique […]

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A Dozen Unheralded San Francisco Gold Issues Which (Almost) Never Come Nice

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner …… There are numerous San Francisco issues that are known for their typically ratty appearance. This “rattiness” may be the result of extensive commercial use, numismatic abuse, or poor strike/planchet preparation. This blog is not about these issues; it is about some of the seemingly more available […]

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