1873-S 10C Arrows MS64

CERTIFICATION#: 07447774
PCGS#: 4667

Owner's Comments

Mintage: 455,000
Obverse Dies: 2 Known

Two obverse and reverse die pairs were employed for 1873 With Arrows San Francisco coinage. The reverse dies have been labeled as Small Block S and Small Thin S due to their mintmark shapes.

Mint State examples are available with the Small Block S variety being slightly more difficult than the Small Thin S.

Plate Coin: Fortin 101, Repunched 1, Ahwash 1, Small Thin S Mintmark, Well Struck Example With Light Gold/Gray Toning

Expert Comments

Diameter: 17.90 millimeters Designer: James Barton Longacre Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 455,000 Weight: 2.50 grams Metal Content: 90% Silver, 10% Copper

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 450 R-6.1 4 / 6 56 / 122
60 or Better 70 R-8.3 4 / 6 59 / 122
65 or Better 2 R-9.9 1 / 6 TIE 18 / 122 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS66 estimated grade  
2 MS65 PCGS grade  
2 MS65 PCGS grade  
2 MS65 estimated grade  
2 MS65 estimated grade