1793 Chain 1C S-1 AMERI., BN AU53BN

CERTIFICATION#: 26772303
PCGS#: 35432

Owner's Comments

S1 (Noyes 62002)

Expert Comments

Diameter: 27.00 millimeters Designer: Attributed to Henry Voight Edge: Bars and Vines
Mintage: 36,103 Weight: 13.48 grams Metal Content: Copper
1
3,500
2
4,600
1
3
6,850
1
4
9,500
6
12,000
1
8
16,500
10
19,500
1
12
29,000
15
31,500
20
41,000
1
25
45,000
35
59,000
40
78,500
1
45
90,500
1
45+
100,000
50
150,000
50+
160,000
53
175,000
2
53+
185,000
55
200,000
55+
220,000
58
250,000
1
58+
275,000
60
300,000
61
320,000
1
62
385,000
62+
405,000
63
525,000
65
2,500,000

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 200 R-7.0 2 / 3 2 / 3
60 or Better 2 R-9.9 1 / 3 TIE 1 / 3 TIE
65 or Better 1 R-10.0 1 / 3 TIE 1 / 3 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS63BN PCGS grade  

George Seavey Collection - William H. Strobridge 6/1873:204 - Lorin G. Parmelee Collection - M.A. Brown - S.H. & H. Chapman 4/1897:740 - Ed. Frossard - Allison W. Jackman Collection - Henry Chapman 6/1918:683 - Dr. Henry W. Beckwith Collection - Howard Rounds Newcomb Collection - J.C. Morgenthau & Co. 2/1945:1 - F.C.C. Boyd Collection - New Netherlands Coin Co. 12/1957:879 - Corrado Romano Collection - Stack's 6/1987:144 - Andrew M. Hain Collection - Stack's 1/2002:725, $166,750 - Eugene H. Gardner Collection - Heritage 6/2014:30018, $440,625

2 MS61BN PCGS grade  
3 AU58 PCGS grade

Discovered in Europe - Sotheby Parke Bernet 11/1974:59 - Mike Brownlee - Ken Goldman - Julian Leidman and Stanley Kesselman - R.E. Naftzger, Jr. 12/1986 - Herman Halpern Collection - Stack's 3/1988:1 - Anthony Terranova - Bowers & Merena Galleries - Heritage 10/1990:452 - Anthony Terranova, 11/1990 - Dr. Haig Koshkarian - American Numismatic Rarities 3/2004:7, $218,500 - Dan Holmes Collection - Goldbergs 9/2009:1, $368,000

4 AU53 PCGS grade

Purchased in 1941 by J.S. Gensheimer - Stack's, 2/1951:396, $240 - Willard C. Blaisdell - J.J. Teaparty, sold privately in 1976 - Ed Hipps - Dean Oakes - Julian Leidman, sold privately in 7/1994) - John B. MacDonald - Denis W. Loring Collection - Walt Husak Collection - Heritage 2/2008:2000, $172,500 - Heritage 1/2013:5508, $164,500