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Lot 2050

Christopher Bechtler, $2.50 GEORGIA, 64 Gr. 22 Carats. PCGS graded AU-50. CAC Approved. Uneven "22." Light even toning. K-11, R.6. Breen-7756. GEORGIA GOLD, the uneven 22 is the diagnostic feature of this variety. Choice original light to medium coppery-gold covers the only lightly unabraded, surfaces. There is a small mark below the 64.C, the rims are choice and undamaged. The $2.50 Bechtler piece is in great demand among gold coin collectors due to its Georgia association. Even those who collect Federal "D" and "C" mint gold often include a few of these Bechtler coins in their sets. Scarce in all grades and among the finer known of this variety. Pop 7; 13 finer at PCGS (PCGS # 10073) .
Estimated Value $9,000 - 10,000.
The William H & Beuelaress K. Helem Collection.

Realized $16,100

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