1869-S $10 AU55

CERTIFICATION#: 06579860
PCGS#: 8656

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): The 1869-S is very rare in any condition. Amazingly, there are three uncirculated specimens that I know of. Overall, the 1869-S is about the same rarity as the 1866-S Motto, 1868-S and the S-Mint issues from 1870 to 1874.

Diameter: 26.80 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 6,430 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 57 R-8.4 8 / 117 TIE 17 / 183 TIE
60 or Better 2 R-9.9 12 / 117 TIE 20 / 183 TIE
65 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 117 1 / 183

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS61 PCGS grade  
2 MS60 PCGS grade  
3 AU58 PCGS grade  
3 AU58 PCGS grade  
3 AU58 estimated grade