Legend Rare Coin Auctions’ 24th Regency Auction will be held in conjunction with the PCGS Members’ Show on December 14, 2017 at Caesar’s in Las Vegas. As always, Legend’s boutique auction venue has brought together impressive collections that anchor the sale.
The first 100-plus lots of the sale present two anchors, starting with the Bubbabells Collection – the current #2 Basic U.S. Design Type Set, including Gold on the PCGS Set Registry and the York Collection – a neat assemblage of key date issues, including condition rarities from the Carson City mint in both silver and gold. The remaining lots contain hand selected coins from a number of numismatic enthusiasts. There are a number of finest and tied for finest graded examples, key dates, beautifully preserved type coins and rare patterns that will delight any collector. The sale features the JBR Collection, a PCGS Registry Set of Carson City Morgan dollars and the AMG Collection of Proof Barber Dimes, which is currently among the top PCGS sets on the Registry, and all are CAC approved.
All told there are 392 lots that will cross the auction block. Highlights from the auction include a 25C 1890 PR68 CAC, $1 1799/8 15 Star Reverse PCGS MS62, $5 1897-S PCGS MS67+ CAC, 5C 1867 Rays. PCGS PR64+ CAC, 25C 1873-CC Arrows PCGS AU55, $2.50 1826/’5’ PCGS AU55, and $20 1866-S No Motto PCGS AU55 CAC.
As well as 1C 1858 Large Letters PCGS PR65+ CAC, The AMG Collection of Proof Barber Dimes all PCGS/CAC, 25C 1897-S PCGS MS67 CAC, 50C 1795 PCGS MS62 Ex Col. Green/Newman, $1 1889-CC PCGS MS63, $10 1930-S PCGS MS64+ CAC, and 50C 1926 Sesquicentennial PCGS MS66 CAC.
“What a great final auction for 2017. We are excited to present these exciting numismatic treasures in our 24th Regency Auction. There really is something for every collector of U.S. Federally issued coins,” said Legend Rare Coin Auction’s president, Julie Abrams.
“And whether you are looking for a new area to collect, or are upgrading coins in your current set, there will be something for you,” added Legend Rare Coin Auction’s founder, Laura Sperber.
As the 2017 auction season comes to an end, Legend Rare Coin Auctions is planning for 2018. The Regency Auction 25 is fast approaching, and there is still time to get select coins consigned to that event. Taking place on January 25, 2018, coins need to be in house by December 14, so those interested should contact Julie Abrams or Greg Cohen soon to discuss holdings.