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At GFRC, a JUST BUY IT NOW designation is special and not taken lightly. When examining early silver type and United States gold in volume, gems or better value offerings quickly become apparent. These are no-brainer offerings that should be immediately scooped up at the asking prices based on my years of experience. When I find a coin compelling and potentially worthy of my collection, then the JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation is added to a listing.

There are 22 JUST BUY IT NOW Coins for Sale. New coin(s) added on April 14, 2021

Photo Type Date Grade TPG Variety GFRC Rating Price Description Buy
Half & 1, 2 and 3 Cents
Indian 1C 1878 Indian 1C 1878

Choice $385 Deep Chocolate Brown Skin, Perfectly Original and Choicel, CAC Approval, Twin Lakes Collection. I'm thoroughly impressed with this 1878 Philadelphia struck Indian and believe a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation is necessary. Superbly preserved Indian cents are fairly straightforward to identify. Look for a bold and highly detailed strike along with deep brown toning that is 100% natural. I guarantee that the buyer will be pleased with the originality as validated by the CAC green bean. Housed in PCGS Gen 4.6 (2013-2014) holder.
Lincoln 1C 1909S Lincoln 1C 1909-S

Gem $850 New April 3! Lincoln Semi-Key Date, Exceptional Eye Appeal, Full Red Luster, CAC Approval. Let's start the description for this exceptional 1909-S Lincoln with a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation. A low mintage semi-key date that has been overshadowed by its VDB big brother since issue. I've assigned a gem quality rating as the surfaces are pristine and emit rich full red luster. Fully struck with bold motifs. Reasonably priced as there is a dramatic price increase at the MS65RD level with CAC approval. Housed in new large font NGC holder.
5 Cents
Capped Bust 5C 1833 Capped Bust 5C 1833
Gem $3785 New March 4! Last 3 High, R3 Rarity, Superb Gem, Proof Like Fields, Tons of Eye Appeal. This 1833 LM-1 Capped Bust half dime was a "Wow Coin" when first inspected. That first impression has not worn off after repeated viewing. Why? The mirrors are absolutely stunning under a light source. Proof like fields are consistent on both sides. Reflective luster is nearly blinding if using a strong light. Strike is deeply impressed and consistent with GFRC strict buying criteria. Coloring is light rose on the upper obverse and lower reverse. The rose shifts to a pretty blue arc at the rims. Freshly graded and housed in PCGS Gen 6.0 holder. This offering is so darn pleasing that a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation is warranted.
10 Cents
Capped Bust 10C 1831 Capped Bust 10C 1831
Choice $3250 Near Gem Original JR-5 Example, Fully Struck, Rose-Gold Patina, Frosty Cartwheel Luster, Superior Eye Appeal, Osprey Collection. If an advanced Capped Bust dime collector, then please treat yourself with the purchase of this marvelous 1831 JR-5 dime. A stunningly original near gem with frosty cartwheel luster and naturally toned surfaces. Both sides exhibit light gray-rose centers that are surrounded by thin peripheral gold. Strike is essentially hammered and so pleasing on a closed collar Capped Bust dime. I'm thoroughly impressed with this offering that a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation is warranted to catch customer attention. Housed in PCGS Gen 6.0 holder with CAC approval. A wonderful 2019 Summer Baltimore new purchase and new offering from the Osprey Collection.
Seated 10C 1840O Seated 10C 1840-O
No Drapery
Choice $315 Rare Large O Early F-101 Die State, Choice Original Surfaces, Natural Gray Patina, Cleveland Collection. Price Reduction - January 20 2020. The 1840-O Large O F-101 is a rare die state variety as compared to the more "available" F-101a where both obverse and reverse dies were lapped removing most of the obverse date punch details. The Cleveland Collection features a choice original example of this R6 die state. Surfaces are toned a natural ebony-gray on both sides. Conservatively graded as there is more residual device details that expected for a No Drapery dime graded VF20. Housed in PCGS Gen 4.4 holder. Given the die variety rarity and very conservative grading, this offering is worthy of a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation. Old holder is a bit scuffy on the reverse.
Seated 10C 1856O Seated 10C 1856-O
Choice $2975 Price Reduction Effective October 7, 2020 - Rare Grade, Frosty Cartwheels, Old Album Toning, New Chicago ANA Show Purchase. Mintage for 1856 New Orleans struck dimes is a high 1,180,000 pieces but like many of the With Stars dates from the deep southern mint, mint state pieces are cherished rarities. GFRC is most pleased to be offering the large sized CoinFacts PCGS MS64 plate coin. Thia example was struck from the F-107 die pair rather than the common F-104 repunched date. F-107 dies are well hubbed and defect free leading to pleasing strikes as is the case for this MS64 piece. Now onto the dime after a long preamble.... Brilliant frosty luster and swirling cartwheels immediate jump out when viewed under a light source. The colorful in hand toning is semi-transparent to the underlying luster. Toning is a combination of aquamarine, green, rose, blues, and gold on this near gem. Strike is fully executed with high relief stars and all wreath leave veins being detailed. This special offering is worthy of a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation and will please the selective collector. Housed in fresh PCGS Gen 6.0 holder. I've not sent this dime into CAC for review. Is it a candidate? Absolutely.
Seated 10C 1878CC Seated 10C 1878-CC
Type 1 Reverse
Choice $525 New March 6! Challenging Final Carson City Date, Medium Gray Patina, Choice Surfaces, Type 1 Reverse, Murphys Collection . Liberty Seated dime date and mintmark set collectors might wish to consider this choice 1878-CC F-101 strike for their sets. This example is strictly original with uniform gray on both sides. Fields are well preserved and unabraded. I like this new Murphys Collection offering to the point of citing a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation. The owner will be pleased! Housed in PCGS Gen 5.0 (2015) Dupont hologram holder.
20 Cents
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25 Cents
Capped Bust 25C 1825/4(2 Capped Bust 25C 1825/4(2
NGC Fatty
Choice $1950 New March 18! Near-Gem, Steely Reflective Fields, Unquestionably Original, Eye Appeal of Higher Grade. The short description for this near-gem 1825/4(2) PCGS and 1825/2 CAC (nomenclature) says it all! First impression is that of a lower AU grade due to the steely reflective luster on both sides. Add in this piece being unquestionable original with residual mint frost in the protected areas and the natural coin gray toning. A loupe inspection reveals wear that is at the EF45 level. The conservative grading and superior eye appeal were rewarded with a CAC green bean and rightly so. The CAC pricing premium is minimal as the CDN CAC guide stands at ($1750) EF40 and ($2000) EF45 with a sharp jump to $3120 at AU50. I like this new offering so much that a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation is warranted. Remember that advanced collections deserve the best coins Housed in pristine NGC Gen 4 (1989-1992) Fatty holder with CAC approval.
Seated 25C 1854 Seated 25C 1854
With Arrows

Choice $2150 Gorgeous Eye Appeal, Near Gem Original Surfaces, Stunning Reflective Cartwheels, Rose-Gold Mirrors, Completely Struck, Accurately Graded, Sunset Point Collection. A special note to the GFRC community is in order concerning a certain gorgeous 1854 Arrows quarter from the Sunset Point Collection. JUST BUY IT NOW is the recommendation for either a mint state type set or a Liberty Seated date set. I'm thoroughly enjoying mirrored fields and resulting reflective cartwheels during description writing. Vertical die polish lines, on the obverse, are evident with 10x loupe. Both sides are covered with a transparent rose-gold skin that adds to the viewing delight. The reverse toning is more intense than the obverse. Strike is completely executed with high relief devices and motifs. Accurately graded and housed in old NGC holder with standard ring insert that dates back to the late 1990s. Part of a complete set of Liberty Seated quarters offered by the
Barber 25C 1914S Barber 25C 1914-S

Choice $565 Better San Francisco Date, Natural Surfaces, Impressive Eye Appeal. Let's start the description for this delightful 1914-S Barber quarter with a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation! Eye appeal is stunning with natural coin gray surfaces and darker peripheral toning on the obverse and deeper shades throughout the reverse. Reverse has full circulated cameo appearance while the obverse is just bold and stately. Surfaces are unabraded. A premium example that is housed in PCGS Gen 5.0 (2015) Dupont hologram holder with CAC approval.
50 Cents
Capped Bust 50C 1819/8 Capped Bust 50C 1819/8
Large 8
Choice $3450 New February 17! Superb Natural Surfaces, Eye Appeal, Near-Gem at Grade, Osprey Collection. A near-gem example of the popular 1819/8 overdate with this being the O-102 variety. Steely reflective luster screams originality while tickling the eyes. Peripheral toning is accurately captured on both sides by GFRC images. Golden shades are seen on both sides with peripheral aquamarine on the reverse. If higher end Capped Bust half dollar overdates are your primary wheelhouse, I would JUST BUY IT NOW. Housed in PCGS Gen 4.1 (2002-2004) holder with CAC approval.
Seated 50C 1872 Seated 50C 1872

Choice $245 Partial Mirrors, Reflective Luster, Light Gray, Choice Surfaces, Pikes Peak Collection. If in the market for superior Liberty Seated halves at grade, you will want to purchase this choice 1872 Philadelphia strike. This is one of those coins that just screams under a bright light. This conservative graded half offers partially mirrored field and reflective luster that is consistent with a higher grade. Please don't think too hard and JUST BUY IT NOW. Overall, device details and luster are that of a higher grade. Housed in PCGS Gen 6.0 holder.
1 Dollar
Draped Bust $1 1798 Draped Bust $1 1798
Large Eagle, Pointed 9

Choice $2850 Large Eagle Type, Circulated Cameo Eye Appeal, Olive-Gray Patina, JUST BUY IT NOW!. GFRC took a very cautious approach to starting its Draped Bust dollar product line due to a marketplace replete with marginal or problem coins. The GFRC mission is to stock above average coins including Draped Bust pieces. Over time, persistent searching has managed to locate several quality offerings that typically come with CAC approval. Case in point is this choice 1798 Large Eagle with crusty olive-gray patina and circulated cameo eye appeal. Steely fields are essentially unabraded with just a touch of micro chatter on the right obverse field. The strict originality and cameo eye appeal warrant a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation as well preserved pieces of this caliber are few and far between. Housed in PCGS Gen 4.4 (2005-2011) holder with CAC Approval.
Trade $1 1875S Trade $1 1875-S

Gem $3400 Superior Originality and Eye Appeal, Steely Reflective Luster, Flashy Cartwheels, 1989 PCGS Holder, CAC Approval, Osprey Collection . Ex. Poetic Candy Collection, The Osprey Collection continues its divestment program via GFRC. This superior 1875-S Trade dollar was originally purchased out of the Poetic Candy Collection during 2017 and now makes a return appearance. This example is a unquestionable gem at the assigned grade. Surfaces are 100% original and untouched. Steely reflective luster is pleasing along with flashy cartwheels during bright light inspection. A faint rose patina covers both sides but does not impede the luster. Strike is big and bold; every minor detail is so well defined. Two bag marks above Liberty's out stretched arm are the only abrasions worthy of mention. Housed in PCGS Gen 2.2 (1989) old green holder with CAC approval. Worthy of special consideration and a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation.
Trade $1 1877S Trade $1 1877-S

Choice $530 New March 15! Choice Original, Steely Fields, Olive-Gray Patina, Nice Cartwheels. A well preserved and thoroughly pleasing 1877-S Trade dollar that I would not mind having in a personal collection. This example is nicely balanced between unabraded steely fields, crusty olive gray patina, and residual luster that provides reasonable cartwheels given the thicker toning. I'm going with a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation for those who enjoy and respect truly original Trade dollars. Housed in new large font NGC holder with edge view insert. Worthy of a CAC attempt.
Gold G$1 1851 Gold G$1 1851
Type 1 Liberty Head

Choice $725 New April 10! Superb Eye Appeal, Excellent Obverse Strike, Frosty Luster, JUST BUY IT NOW. A superb 1851 Type 1 Liberty Head strike with highly details obverse motifs and brilliant frosty luster. The eye appeal and classic orange-gold coloring warrant a JUST BUT IT NOW recommendation. Swirling bright light cartwheels add to the overall charm. An excellent type gold set type candidate. Housed in PCGS Gen 6.1 (2020-2021) holder with CAC approval.
Gold G$2.5 1877S Gold G$2.5 1877-S

Choice $2150 Low Mintage, Light Orange-Gold, Frosty Cartwheels, Choice Surfaces, Lizard King Collection. 1877 San Francisco struck $2.5 gold amounted to 35,400 pieces. At this point, survival rates are improving with availability in AU. Mint State populations see a drop-off especially in MS63 or better. On this 1877-S example, superb eye appeal results from the interplay between frosty cartwheel luster and peach colored light orange-gold surfaces. Cartwheels are impressive during bright light review. Strike is complete on both sides. I'm tempted to call a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation on this lovely piece from the Lizard Collection. Housed in PCGS Gen 4.4 (2005-2011) holder.
Gold G$2.5 1915 Gold G$2.5 1915

Choice $1750 New April 9! Ideal Type Near-Gem, Deep Orange-Gold Patina, Fully Struck, CAC Approval. A fully struck 1915 $2.5 Indian gold piece that would be ideal for a Mint State type set. I love the deep orange-gold coloring that further enhances the fully impressed motifs. CAC approval was a foregone concluslon on this near-gem. I'm going with a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation as this piece is so close to full gem and substantial jump in pricing. A fantastic offering that GFRC was able to secure at a competitive price. Housed in PCGS Gen 7 (1997-2000) holder with CAC approval.
Gold G$5 1915 Gold G$5 1915

Gem $2650 Excellent for Type, Thick Frosty Luster, Lucious Orange-Gold Coloring, Fully Struck, Osprey Collection. A wonderful 1915 $5 Indian eagle with thick frosty luster and vibrant cartwheel. Ideal as a high end type coin as the eye appeal is all there while economically priced at the MS64 grade level. Surfaces and eye appeal warrant a gem original quality rating and a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation. Conservatively graded and housed in PCGS Gen 6.0 holder with CAC approval. A United States gold offerings that deserves special consideration.
Gold G$10 1901 Gold G$10 1901

Choice $1400 New April 14! Orange-Gold with Hints of Copper Coloring, Brilliant Frosty Luster, Considerable Eye Appeal. Eye appeal on this 1901 $10 eagle should lead to a prominent position in a U.S. gold type. A fairly consistent layer of orange-gold toning also contains embedded copper shades which enhance the presentation. Micro granular mint frost covered motifs and fields. The result is brilliant frosty luster and swirling cartwheels. This Philadelphia strike is "common" and affordable but comes with a premium for its superb preservation state. I can't help myself. Let's go with a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation. Housed in PCGS Gen 3.0 (1993-1998) old green holder with CAC approval.
Gold G$10 1926 Gold G$10 1926

Gem $1350 Freshly Grade, Brilliant Frosty Luster, Gem Eye Appeal, JUST BUY IT NOW. Let's start the description for this gem 1926 $10 Indian with a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation. Purchased in Europe raw by the Osprey Collection with expectations of a much higher Mint State grade. No CAC submission as freshly graded and delivery to GFRC. Brilliant frosty luster and swirling cartwheels are thoroughly pleasing. Housed in new large font NGC holder.
Gold G$20 1924 Gold G$20 1924
St Gaudens

Gem $5350 New April 13! Perfection! Gorgeous Eye Appeal, Thick Frosted Luster, Orange-Gold, Osprey Collection. This 1924 Philadelphia strike would be the ideal type coin if seeking a "perfect" $20 double eagle. Thick granular mint frost covers both sides and radiates brilliant luster and dancing cartwheels. The surfaces are so closed to perfection with unabraded fields. It took a careful 10x loupe inspection to locate a few well hidden contact marks of no consequence. I can't help but issue a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation as this new Osprey Collection offering is blatantly beautiful and so impressive. Housed in PCGS Gen 3.0 (2000-2003) old green holder with CAC approval. This piece has it all and will be cherished for years to come.
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