Colonial Acres Coins presents their best auction of the season, with auction days on May 26th and 27th, 2017. A staggering number of almost 1700 lots will be up for grabs on the auction block throughout both days. The auction will feature Canadian Decimal, Canada Paper Money, World Coins & Paper Money, Gold coins, USA Decimal, Error Coins, Royal Canadian Mint, Maritime coins, group lots and more. This is their premier auction of the Spring showcasing many unique and seldom found items, and many Key Date coins and spectacular error coins/notes are included in this sale. Absentee bidding is ready to go in the online catalog with the live auctions kicking off on the 26th and 27th at 5:30PM Eastern both days.
There is an outstanding section of Canadian coins up for grabs. On the first day, at Lot 269, bidders are offered a chance at a 1922 1 cent piece that is a rare key date. Graded MS-65 by ICCS this is one of the finest known of this coin. This coin features soft satin fields with consistant orange red coloring on both obverse and reverse. Bidding opens at $6500 Canadian and this is estimated to hammer down over $10000 on auction day.
Lot 464 presents a value buy for collectors. Available is a 1901 5 cent piece with bidding opening at only $650 Canadian. This is certified MS-65 by ICCS and is a nice last year issue Victorian Silver Nickel. It comes with soft satin fields and is a great piece to add to the investment collection.
The most valuable lot in the second session is a 1977 Canadian 5 coin specimen set. It come in its original mint case and features a Matte finish with a near full red 1 cent and choice toning on the silver coins. This beautiful set is in excellent condition with pristine felt and lining. The clasp is also functioning. This highly collectible piece is hitting the auction block at Lot 1583 and will be in high demand. Bidding is opening at $6250 Canadian
The auction kicks off at 5:30 PM Eastern Time both Friday the 26th and Saturday the 27th. 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 the offerings going up on the auction block and will provide fantastic pre and post sale service to all bidders and consignors.