1902-S $10 MS68+

CERTIFICATION#: -2674
PCGS#: 8751

Owner's Comments

PCGS grade. Purchased by Louis Eliasberg when he acquired the John Clapp collection in 1942. Acquired by John Clapp's father, J.M. Clapp, directly from the San Francisco Mint in 1902. Purchased at the Bowers & Ruddy Oct '82 Eliasberg sale by Joel Gabrelow for $19,800. Lot #827. Pedigreed 1/28/11.

Expert Comments

Diameter: 26.80 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 469,500 Weight: 16.70 grams Metal Content: 90% Gold, 10% Copper

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 12,000 R-2.9 105 / 117 TIE 171 / 183 TIE
60 or Better 10,500 R-2.9 88 / 117 TIE 141 / 183 TIE
65 or Better 300 R-6.4 46 / 117 55 / 183

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS68+ PCGS grade Clapp - Eliasberg - High Desert Collection (PCGS Set Registry)
2 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade   Ellen D Collection (PCGS Set Registry) - Simpson Collection
2 MS66 PCGS grade  
2 MS66 PCGS grade