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  1. CommemHalfScrub replied to the thread What will it grade? 1861 $2.5 gold.

    NGC

    Jan 18, 2021 at 10:27 AM
  2. CommemHalfScrub replied to the thread What will it grade? 1861 $2.5 gold.

    Thanks for all your opinions! I, too am on the bubble between low MS and high AU. Gold is always difficult to grade. I will be sending...

    Jan 17, 2021 at 7:36 PM
  3. CommemHalfScrub replied to the thread What will it grade? 1861 $2.5 gold.

    That is a result of my lighting and photo setup. In-person it appears original.

    Jan 17, 2021 at 7:34 PM
  4. CommemHalfScrub liked Randy Abercrombie's post in the thread What will it grade? 1861 $2.5 gold.

    That is a well struck coin. My favorite coins are strikes like this. I am with @-jeffB though and do believe I see the slightest touch...

    Jan 17, 2021 at 7:33 PM
  5. CommemHalfScrub liked mrweaseluv's post in the thread What will it grade? 1861 $2.5 gold.

    Looking at the chatter on the face and obverse fields i would say about an MS61-62 I would have probably gone 63-64 but that one dink on...

    Jan 17, 2021 at 7:33 PM
  6. CommemHalfScrub liked mrweaseluv's post in the thread What will it grade? 1861 $2.5 gold.

    comparison.... Mine is only AU58 but most that have looked at it think it would regrade considerably higher.... Gold is tough to grade i...

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  7. CommemHalfScrub liked johnmilton's post in the thread What will it grade? 1861 $2.5 gold.

    Here is the piece in my collection. NGC called it an MS-62, but I am more in the AU-58 camp. It's called "market grading." [ATTACH]...

    1861 $250 O.jpg 1861 $250 R.jpg Jan 17, 2021 at 7:11 PM
  8. CommemHalfScrub liked Publius2's post in the thread What will it grade? 1861 $2.5 gold.

    I'm going with 63.

    Jan 17, 2021 at 3:38 PM
  9. CommemHalfScrub liked QuintupleSovereign's post in the thread What will it grade? 1861 $2.5 gold.

    AU-58

    Jan 17, 2021 at 3:38 PM
  10. CommemHalfScrub liked -jeffB's post in the thread What will it grade? 1861 $2.5 gold.

    I'm wondering about the obverse splotches, and I'm also wondering if that's wear I see at the nose and the ear. I'm not confident it's...

    Jan 17, 2021 at 3:38 PM
  11. CommemHalfScrub liked furham's post in the thread What will it grade? 1861 $2.5 gold.

    MS62

    Jan 17, 2021 at 3:38 PM
  12. CommemHalfScrub posted a new thread.

    What will it grade? 1861 $2.5 gold

    What do you guys think this beauty will grade out at? I apologize for the bad pictures. The coin is inside a flip and the pictures were...

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    Forum: US Coins Forum

    Jan 17, 2021 at 1:05 PM