Colonial Acres Coins is keeping the fun in auctioneering with their annual Spring sale coming April 3rd and 4th, 2020. This premier auction will be showcasing many unique and seldom found items such as key date decimal coins, paper money, tokens and spectacular error coins/notes. This auction will feature unique one-of-a-kind lots with items from mints around the world, as well as tokens, overstock items, and much more. OVER 1400 LOTS are available for online bidding through iCollector.com! Pre bidding is open now and the live auction kicks off online both days at 5:30 PM Eastern Time.
Featured at Lot 158 is a 1952 Canada 6 Coin Specimen Set wit ha pre auction estimated value of $6000. This set has been graded by PCGS with the following grades: 1-cent SP-64 Red, 5-cent SP-64, 10-cent SP-65, 25-cent Low Relief SP-64, 50-cent SP-66 & Silver $1 Short Waterline SP-66. Bidding opens at $3500!
Lot 527 is one of the highlighted 10 cent pieces in the sale. Valued at $5500, this is a 1903 ICCS Certified MS 64 piece. It is an attractive coin with great eye appeal. Pre bidding has already heated up as we move closer to auction day.
The most valuable piece in the auction comes up on the 2nd day at Lot 718B. Colonial Acres is offering an 1871 50 cent piece certified ICCS MS-63. Valued at $22000 this is a great offering for the day. As described in the catalog:
“50-cent 1871 ICCS Certified MS-63. A Rare Mintstate example of this Victorian 50-cent coin is tied for the 2nd highest grade by ICCS with possibly only 1 coin graded higher. (possibly less than 20 Mint state examples gradeed by ICCS) The coin has a soft satin like finish with no distracting marks and a very consistant colour throughout both obverse and reverse. A very choice coin with great eye appeal worth a premium bid! Good Luck!”
The live internet bidding kicks off at 5:30PM Eastern on both Friday and Saturday, April 3rd and 4th. Live and mobile bidding is available and absentee bidding is currently being accepted. The entire catalog is available for online inspection with full photos and descriptions. Colonial Acres is happy to take any phone calls or emails on any of 1400 offerings going up on the auction block and will provide fantastic pre and post sale service to all bidders and consignors. They have a variety of payment methods including online bill payments through select Canadian institutions.