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    Dunes $5 Las Vegas Casino Chip, Third Issue, R-7, Circa Late 1950s. The Dunes opened in 1955 at the southern end of the strip and suffered financial troubles until it added the first topless show in Vegas in January 1957. It was closed in 1993 and imploded to make way for the Bellagio. These great looking "Sultan" Dunes chips were used from the later 1950s into the 1960s. This issue was on the tables for quite some time so a premium example is a rare find. Nearly all are quite used or damaged. This is a very sought after chip; one that all collectors seem to keep in their collections and, therefore, rarely offered for sale.

    Condition: Slight Used condition. This example shows great color matching on the inlays and has very nice edges.

    For more information about casino chips, please read The Basics Of Casino Chip Collecting.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2010
    22nd Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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