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HK9 NGC MS-63. From the 1860 Heenan Sayers Boxing bout, considered to be boxing’s first world championship match. Chocolate brown surfaces.

$900

HK10b NGC MS-63. Matching piece to the 1860 Heenan Sayers Boxing bout. Nice even brown toning. From the Bill Weber auction held in Reno, Nevada, December 2008.

$900

HK83 NGC MS-65 Brown. Second highest graded by NGC. Hard to find this nice. This and similar pieces in MS-63 have sold at auction recently for $350-$375

$525

HK119a NGC MS-65 Brown. Battle of Saratoga circa 1877. Original brown patina with a slight reddish area in the center field that is barely noticeable under normal lighting. NGC has graded 8 of these, three in MS-65(of which this is one), and one higher in MS-67.

$490

HK125 NGC MS-66 Prooflike. One of the few pieces graded this high by NGC. Attractive white metal.

$725

Baker-A1810A NGC MS-64 Brown. Unlisted in Baker in bronze and quite rare as such. In white metal it is more common and usually found holed. Dies by George Morgan of the U.S. mint.

$700

HK172 NGC AU-55. Rarer than HK171 and HK173. Nice collectible grade.

$75

HK 218 NGC MS-64 Deep Mirror Proof-like. This is one of three of these designated as Deep Mirror Proof-like. Highly reflective. The dies are somewhat rotated.

$420

HK299 NGC MS-63. Nice bright unc. Die polish marks noted above and to the right of Jeffersons head. Official U.S. mint medal from the 1904 St. Louis Worlds Fair.

$140

HK302 NGC MS-67. Official U.S. mint medal from the 1904 St. Louis Worlds Fair. None graded higher.

$600

HK 305 NGC MS-63. The round variety is hard to find in this condition. A decent example with partial luster.

$360

HK 325 NGC MS-65. NGC census shows 55 total with 6 graded MS-65 and none higher.

$700

HK 331a NGC MS-63 PL. NGC census shows only one graded higher than this one.

$350

HK 470a NGC MS-64. Much harder to locate than HK 470. NGC census shows 7 of these with two in MS-64 and none higher.

$550

HK 487a NGC MS-63. Silver Charbneau Dollar. In June 2013 Heritage sold an NGC AU-58 one of these for $1400. In July 2015 Stacks sold an un-slabbed one described as choice AU for $440.….go figure. The one for sale here is from the 2008 Bill Weber auction still in the same slab from the auction.

$1400

HK 517 NGC MS-66: NGC shows seventeen of these in their census. This is one of three highest graded.

$310

HK 582 NGC MS-67. NGC census shows only two graded higher in MS-68. There are some die polish lines on the fields, typical of this piece.

$125

HK 591 NGC MS-63 Proof-like. Of five graded by NGC, this is the highest, and only one of two graded proof-like.

$880

HK 652 NGC MS-65. You may never find a nicer looking one of these. Looks silver plate, and not listed in HK as such. I suppose it could be HK653 in nickel, but nickel does not tone that way. Definitely looks silver plate. Attractive with some brownish toning and some peripheral blue.

$400

HK667 NGC MS-64. A couple of small dark spots probably keep this piece from a higher grade. Designed by Daniel Chester French.

$460

Unlisted HK, NGC MS-64 Brown. 44.5mm. Rulau Phl 45. I do not know why this did not get a higher grade. Nice chocolate brown. No high point rub. Very nice. I have seen a number of these over the years, so not terribly rare, but not common either. Attractive design. Excellent workmanship. The same exposition as HK644.

$380

HK 812b NGC MS-63 DPL. Extremely rare Thomas Elder so called dollar. Delorey 61. Mintage of five which is probably accurate. There is no question that this is HK812b(brass). When I purchased this piece it had been lacquered. I recently had NCS remove the lacquer prior to encapsulating. For the sake of accuracy, there is a very short 1 1/2mm wormy-like depression/flaw on the blank side of this piece that does not show up very well in my photo. It looks to me as if it might have been caused by a tiny piece of debris at the time of striking. There is some exceedingly light hair lining here and there, but only barely noticeable under magnification. A grade of MS-64 would not have been unreasonable. Highly reflective surfaces.

$2300

Days of 49 Blunt 4 Imitation Slug, NGC MS-65. This is the rarer blunt 4 variety in high grade. From the 2008 Bill Weber auction. Attractive. Hard to find this nice.

$575

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