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Legend Rare Coin Auctions Wraps up its Best Year Ever With a Stellar, Diverse Regency Auction XV

- December 4, 2015

1899 $5 PCGS PR68
Lot # 433 $5 1899 PCGS PR68+ DCAM

Lincroft, NJ – Legend Rare Coin Auctions is back at The Venetian / Palazzo this month, closing out an exciting 2015 with The Regency Auction XV.  The sale, which is the fifteenth overall for the auction house, consists of 477 exceptional, hand selected lots and will begin at 4:30 PM PT / 7:30 PM ET on Thursday, December 17.  It will be preceded by two full days of lot viewing and one day of lot viewing by appointment.  As always, The Regency Auction XV is held in conjunction with the PCGS Members Only Show, of which Legend Rare Coin Auctions is the official auctioneer.

Legend Rare Coin Auctions President Julie Abrams is "proud to present what is one of our largest and most diverse offerings since the founding of Legend Rare Coin Auctions over three years ago.  The 477 lots assembled in this sale represent what our sales have come to be known for - outstanding quality, extraordinary rarities, and the freshest of coins."

The Regency Auction XV includes some sensational Bust coinage and as has come to be expected in the Regency sales, a number of beautifully toned dollars.  Just a few of the highlights include:

1868 $1 PCGS PR65CAM
Lot # 294 - $1 1868 PCGS PR65 CAM (18225917)
  • Lot # 2 - 1/2C 1800 C-1 PCGS MS64RB Ex Missouri Cabinet Collection
  • Lot # 19 - 1C 1887 PCGS MS66+RD
  • Lot # 133 - 10C 1844 PCGS MS66 Ex Simpson
  • Lot # 180 - 25C 1890 PCGS MS67+ Ex Simpson
  • Lot # 234 - 50C 1861 PCGS MS66 Ex Simpson
  • Lot # 280 - 50C 1949-S PCGS MS67
  • Lot # 294 - $1 1868 PCGS PR65 CAM
  • Lot # 416 - G$1 1871 PCGS MS67+ Ex Simpson
  • Lot # 424 - $2.5 1911-D Strong D PCGS MS64
  • Lot # 433 - $5 1899 PCGS PR68+ DCAM
  • Lot # 453 - 50C 1936 Albany PCGS MS67+
  • Lot # 465 - 50C 1921 Missouri 2X4 PCGS MS66

"This auction includes some incredible rarities," says Laura Sperber, partner and founder of Legend Rare Coin Auctions.  "They range from a 1793 Lettered Edge Wreath Cent PCGS MS64BN, to a small but spectacular group of DMPL Morgan Dollars, to a wonderful offering of gold rarities.  There are highlights abound in all price ranges."

Sperber went on to say that "it took a great deal of work to put together this spectacular sale.  The auction has been thoroughly vetted by the world-class numismatists from Legend Numismatics, with more than 80 coins rejected.  So know that you can bid in this and all our sales with the highest level of confidence."

Bidding is now live on the Legend Rare Coin Auctions website.  Register and place online pre-bids today at  The Regency Auction XV will take place at The Venetian in Las Vegas on Thursday, December 17 at 4:30 PM PT / 7:30 PM ET in conjunction with the PCGS Members Only Show.  In addition to posted lot viewing times, auction preview will also be available by appointment in their New Jersey office until December 10th.

For information about Legend Rare Coin Auctions or consigning to future sales, e-mail Julie Abrams at mailto:[email protected], call 845-430-4378, or visit

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