Unique Morgan Quarter Eagle sells for $384,000!
George T. Morgan's unique Quarter Eagle in gold just sold.
It's a wonderful piece and has a great provenance. I wonder who is going to add his or her name to this distinguished list!
Ex: Waldo Newcomer; "Colonel" E.H.R. Green; sold to F.C.C. Boyd on 6/23/1943, via B.G. Johnson; King Farouk; Palace Collections of Egypt (Sotheby's, 2/1954), lot 329; Abe Kosoff; Dr. J. Hewitt Judd; Illustrated History of U.S. Coins (Kosoff, 1961), lot 529; Dr. John E. Wilkison in 1962; Paramount International Coin Corporation in September 1973; A-Mark; Auction '90 (Superior, 8/1990), lot 1454; Orlando Sale (Superior, 8/1992), lot 494; January-February Auction (Superior, 1/1993), lot 1192; southern collection; Bob R. Simpson Collection.
- Catalog: https://uspatterns.stores.yahoo.net/j1567p1757.html
- Sale: https://coins.ha.com/itm/patterns/1878-2-1-2-quarter-eagle-judd-1566-pollock-1756-r8-pr67-cameo-pcgs-ex-simpson-only-a-single-example-of-judd-/a/1329-4280.s?