25-04-2011 – 27-04-2011
Results from the Daniel Frank Sedwick Auction 9 featuring the Fred Sedwick collection of Colombian coins
Results from the Sedwick Auction 9 featuring the Frank Sedwick collection of Colombian coins
On April 26-28, Daniel Frank Sedwick held his Treasure and World Coin Auction 9 featuring the Frank Sedwick collection of Colombian coins. 90 percent of the auction sold for $ 1.7 mio (including buyer’s fee). Several lots sold for record prices for their type.
Here are some prices realized from the last sale.
|2||Mexico City, cob 8 escudos 1714, from the 1715 Fleet||$ 14,950|
|90||Santiago, Chile, 2 escudos, Ferdinand VI, 1758J||$ 25,300|
|348||Medellin, Colombia, 5 pesos, 1863-M, NGC MS-62||$ 27,600|
|367||Medellin, Colombia, 10 pesos, 1886/74, NGC AU-53||$ 40,250|
|505||Large silver bar from the Atocha (1622), CF1.0, 88lb troy||$ 61,525|
In a separate session with its own catalog, the Frank Sedwick collection sold for almost half a million dollars (including the buyer’s premium) – almost double its pre-auction estimate – setting several records and making history in Colombian numismatics.