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Coins Certified as of 12/5

My Coin #26772303

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
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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

Edward Cogan - Thomas Cleneay Collection - S.H. & H. Chapman 12/1890:1796, $100 - S.H. & H. Chapman - John G. Mills Collection - S.H. & H. Chapman 4/1904:1229, $125 - George H. Earle, Jr. Collection - Henry Chapman 6/1912:3351, $80 - S. H. Chapman - Carl Wurtzbach Collection, sold privately in 1919 - Virgil M. Brand Collection, sold privately in 2/7/1941 - B. G. Johnson (St. Louis Stamp & Coin Co.), sold privately on 2/21/1944 - Arthur E. Fritz - Rudolph Khol - Federal Coin Exchange Fixed Price List 1952, $1,200 - Federal Coin Exchange 8/1954:1014 $1,050 - Dr. James O. Sloss Collection, sold privately in 9/1958 - R.E. “Ted” Naftzger, Jr. Collection - A. Kosoff 10/1959:1, $1,900 - Stack's - Dr. Herbert L. Ketterman - RARCOA “Auction ‘84” 8/1984:1507, $29,700 - RARCOA - Anthony Terranova - Dr. Haig Koshkarian Collection - Anthony Terranova - Dr. Eugene Sherman Collection - D. Brent Pogue Collection

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 AU55 PCGS grade  

Edward Cogan - Thomas Cleneay - S. H. & H. Chapman 12/1890:1796, $100 - S. H. & H. Chapman - John G. Mills - S. H. & H. Chapman 4/1904:1229 $125 - George H. Earle, Jr. - Henry Chapman 6/1912:3351 $80 - S. H. Chapman - Carl Wurtzbach, 1919 - Virgil M. Brand, 2/ 7/1941 - B. G. Johnson (St. Louis Stamp & Coin Co.), 2/ 21/1944 - Arthur e. Fritz - Rudolph Khol - Federal Coin Exchange FPL, 1952 $1,200 - 1954 ANA (Federal Coin Exchange):1014 $1,050 - Dr. James O. Sloss, 9/1958 - R.E. "Ted" Naftzger, Jr. - A. Kosoff 10/1959:1, $1,900 - Stack's. Dr. Herbert L. Ketterman - RARCOA “Auction '84” 8/1984:1507 $29,700 - Rare Coin Company of America - Anthony Terranova - Dr. Haig Koshkarian - Anthony Terranova - Dr. Eugene Sherman Collection - Bowers & Merena 1/2000:12, $92,000

5 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