Presentation and Other "Master" Coins and Sets, 1858-1889 Table of Contents

1857 Three Dollar

Three Dollars. *Obv. of 1856 proofs; date low, placed to right. (1) SI ex Mint. (2) Eliasberg. (3) Parmelee: 1280, Woodin: 1144, Boyd, WGC:272, Grant Pierce:1242, C. Jay:275, Theodore Ullmer:411, $21,000. Tiny planchet chip below truncation. (4) Wolfson: 279. (5) Garrett:395, $17,000.

Half Eagle. Date as on quarter dollar. The only one seen to date is in the Eliasberg collection; Wayte Raymond appears to have known of this piece and one other, now untraced. Cf. Ten Eyck:223.

Eagle. Large date as on the large date cents. Eliasberg, ex Ten Eyck:287, Clapp.

Double Eagle. Not known though long rumored. Complete proof sets. Not known to have been made.

 

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