An 1893-S Morgan dollar once part of the famed collection of
Baltimore numismatist Louis E. Eliasberg Sr. sold at public auction
Oct. 2 by Legend Rare Coin Auctions for $646,250.
The price realized for the coin, graded Mint State 65 by Professional Coin Grading
Service and stickered by Certified Acceptance Corp., includes the 17.5
percent buyer's premium added to the final closing hammer price.
LRCA's Regency IX sale was held in conjunction with the PCGS Members
Only Show in Las Vegas.
The coin was one of five Morgan dollars from the Sunnywood/Simpson
Collection that each brought prices realized of more than $100,000 in
the LRCA sale.
For a complete list of prices realized from the 255-lot sale, visit
the LRCA website.
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