1850-O 10C AU58

CERTIFICATION#: 12146810
PCGS#: 4594

Owner's Comments

Mintage: 510,000
Obverse Dies: 4 Known

1850 New Orleans dimes are found with three mintmark sizes: Small, Medium and Large. Four obverse dies are paired with three Large O and one each Medium and Small O reverse dies. Mint State 1850-O dimes are considered R7 rarity regardless of mintmark size.

Plate Coin: Fortin 101, Fully struck and near continuous luster with few marks, a filler in PCGS registry set as primary example remains as NGC MS67 Star example.

Expert Comments

Diameter: 17.90 millimeters Designer: Robert Ball Hughes/Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 510,000 Weight: 2.67 grams Metal Content: 90% Silver, 10% Copper
4
27
1
6
30
8
34
10
38
1
12
46
40
200
7
45+
235
50+
380
53+
550
55
750
4
55+
800
58+
1,050
60
1,250
62
1,900
62+
2,100
63+
3,250
64
4,850
1
64+
5,500
65+
9,500
66
16,500
1
66+
20,000

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 250 R-6.6 5 / 34 TIE 11 / 122 TIE
60 or Better 14 R-9.4 9 / 34 17 / 122
65 or Better 4 R-9.8 13 / 34 TIE 28 / 122 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade  
2 MS66 estimated grade  
4 MS65 PCGS grade  
4 MS65 PCGS grade