1878 $10 MS61

CERTIFICATION#: 10750323
PCGS#: 8680

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): The 1878 is considered to be a common date in all standard pricing guides but it is not really common at all. In full mint state, and especially in choice or gem condition, the 1878 is rare, roughly comparable to the lower mintage 1874.

Diameter: 26.80 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 73,780 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 700 R-5.6 57 / 117 TIE 120 / 183 TIE
60 or Better 137 R-7.6 36 / 117 TIE 89 / 183 TIE
65 or Better 1 R-10.0 1 / 117 TIE 1 / 183 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS65 PCGS grade  
2 MS64 PCGS grade   Ellen D Collection (PCGS Set Registry) - Simpson Collection
2 MS64 PCGS grade  
2 MS64 PCGS grade  
2 MS64 PCGS grade