NGC-certified Continental Dollar Realizes $180,000 at Heritage Auction

Posted on 10/18/2019

Pewter coin from the founding of the United States is graded NGC MS 65.

A rare coin from the founding of the United States and certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) realized $180,000 in an October 17, 2019, sale presented by Heritage Auctions.

The pewter coin, graded NGC MS 65, is a Continental Dollar, which all are dated 1776, when the Continental Congress declared the independence of the 13 Colonies.

1776 Continental Dollar, graded NGC MS 65, realized $180,000.
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Other NGC-certified coins that topped the US Coins Signature Auction in Dallas include:

Prices realized include buyer’s premium.

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