Bowers and Merena Milwaukee Rarities Sale Preview

Posted on 7/1/2007

Bowers and Merena Auctions will offer more than 1,800 lots for auction at the Milwaukee Rarities Sale on August 4, 2007. Check out some of the incredible highlights inside.

Bowers and Merena Auctions will offer more than 1,800 magnificent lots for auction at the Milwaukee Rarities Sale on August 4, 2007. The auction will be held at the Four Points by Sheraton Milwaukee Airport, prior to the ANA World’s Fair of Money.

Highlights include:

Lot 688   1836 Capped Bust Half Dollar. Lettered Edge. O-116. Rarity-7. 50/00. Proof-67 (NGC). Ex: Eliasberg

Lot 1718   1796 Capped Bust Quarter Eagle. BD-3, HBCC-3003. Rarity-5+. Stars. MS-62 (NGC).

Lot 1860   1803 Capped Bust Eagle. BD-1, HBCC-3195. Rarity-5+. Small Reverse Stars. MS-63 (NGC).

Lot 1935   1875 Liberty Double Eagle. Proof-64 Cameo (NGC). [PICTURED]

Lot 2020   1929 Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle. MS-65 (NGC). [PICTURED]

“I think we have really outdone ourselves for this auction,” said Steve Deeds, President. “We have an impressive list of collections that includes Dan Close’s Lincoln Cents, some fresh Peter Huntoon notes, Drinen’s Buffalo Nickels, and The Green River Collection of Morgan Dollars.” He added, “I am always excited by the depth of our rarities sales, but this auction in particular has extraordinary examples throughout that will amaze the most passionate collector on all levels.”

All lots and images in the Bowers and Merena Milwaukee Rarities Sale can be viewed online at www.bowersandmerena.com, and printed catalogs are available upon request by calling 800.458.4646.

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