Coin connoisseurs from throughout the country gathered at the elegant Venetian/Palazzo hotel for Legend-Morphy Rare Coin’s Feb. 28 Regency Auction, which tallied an outstanding $1.73 million (all prices quoted inclusive of 15% buyer’s premium).
H10C 1796/5 PCGS MS64+ CAC, provenance from the Eliasberg collection, Realized $92,000 at the Legend-Morphy Rare Coin Regency Auction. Legend-Morphy image.
Legend-Morphy brought its A-game, offering a carefully handpicked selection of coins in a boutique-style, 334-lot sale held in association with the PCGS Members Only Coin Show.
Collectors liked what they saw and bid aggressively, both before and during the event.
"The pre-auction online bidding activity greatly exceeded our expectations," said Legend-Morphy’s president, Julie Abrams. "That, combined with heavy attendance at the preview, gave us every reason to believe the auction would be a success."
Posted on Sun Mar 10, 2013 6:29 am by Pulaski
Sun Mar 10, 2013 6:29 am