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Secondary market popularity of an America the Beautiful 5-oz. silver bullion coin is difficult to predict; mintage is only one factor in higher premiums.
Some lots offered in online auctions virtually guarantee a bidder will lose money by placing almost any bid.
Sometimes the online auction experience can cause consternation.
The eighth known, second finest 1817/4 half dollar, an ultra-rarity, was found in a load of fill dirt; now 11 are known. It last sold at auction for $164,500.