Fantastic coin, Randy!
Congratulations on realising your dream and adding this interesting and historical coin/token to your collection:).
1845 and 1846 Seated Dollars:
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1861, and 1870 CC Seated Dollars:
1862 Seated Dollar:
I liked it better when it was whole...
Unfortunately, it is generally true that German coin varieties, such as yours in this case, are not appreciated by collectors in a manner...
I war referring to the colour commonly known as Jade, not to Jade as a NOUN;).
David, as a relatively old-time devoted collector of 1st. century bronzes, I feel for you because I understand how much joy...
Favorite Color? Jade!
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About 30 sold examples listed in ACsearch, and yours is the only one with the dot after REX. So, for sure not common.
That is my experience as well. As a matter of fact, over the years I have found some very interesting German State coinage in the U.S, in Ebay,...
Yes, ss is the short for sehr schoen. (An ss in Germany is about VF/EF in the USA, normally).
Those are nice coins, and scarce in the series....
I grade them SS+ (VF++) and worth about 10-25 euros (in Germany).
The '55 G is a little scarce than the '54 G.
As you mention, they do have high...
Another Bronze with Provenance, this one ex CNG, originally from the Messenger and Vermeule Collections, 1951.
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Here are two more of my Roman bronzes with provenance:
This sestertius of Lucius Verus coin was sold a couple of years ago as part of the sale of...
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