December 22, 2011
(Miami Beach, FL) – Park Avenue Numismatics of Miami Beach, FL, has acquired a complete set of Proof Morgan Dollars assembled by a prominent collector and pedigreed as the Pacific Rim Collection according to Bob Green, President and CEO of Park Avenue. The set valued at more than $750,000 is being offered for sale at www.parkavenumis.com and will be displayed at the upcoming FUN show in Orlando, FL according Green.
The set listed as the Pacific Rim Collection, consists of 28 GEM Proof Dollars, many with Cameo or UltraCameo designation. “We consider the Morgan Dollar to be the most significant series of Silver coins ever produced and clearly the Bellwether Silver collectible,” said Green. “Each coin is blazing white with brilliant mirrored surfaces. Each one is just breathtaking and the peak of the engravers art.”
Highlights of the Pacific Rim Collection include:
- 1878 8TF PF66CAM NGC Population 13 with 6 finer
- 1878 7TF Rev 78 PR65CAM NGC Population 9 with two finer
- 1879 PF67CAMEO NGC Population 13 with 3 finer
- 1880 PF67*CAMEO NGC
- 1895 PF65CAM NGC
- 1898 PF67ULTCAM NGC
- 1921 Chapman PF64 NGC
- 1921 Zerbe PF65+* NGC
- 1921-S Zerbe Special Strike SP65 PCGS
The set had been assembled over the last decade by a very discerning collector, whose goal was to have a complete set of Proof Morgan Dollars.
“We’ve purchased some incredible sets in the past including the Lord Baltimore Collection of Morgan Dollars which was sold for more than $2.5 million in MS65 or Finer as well as a complete Saint Gaudens Collection including the elusive 1927-D key date” stated Green.
Interested collectors can contact Park Avenue Numismatics at 800-9925-9881 or view the collection at www.parkavenums.com
Established in 1988, Park Avenue Numismatics has bought, sold and handled more than $750,000,000 in rare coins an precious metals, with its’ offices corporate office located in Miami Beach, FL, and additional offices in New York, Louisiana and Houston, TX. Park Avenue Numismatics maintains its’ website at ww.parkavenumis.com. Industry affiliations include: PCGS, NGC, CAC, ANA, F.U.N, CCE/FACTS member dealer COINPLEX member dealer and maintains an A+ rating with the BBB (Better Business Bureau)