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Coins Certified as of 7/25

My Coin #-4896

1805 1C, BN MS66BN

CERTIFICATION#: -4896
PCGS#: 1510

Owner's Comments

PCGS grade. Ex Carl Wurtzbach (who said he used to lull himself to sleep looking at this coin)-Barney Bluestone 1948-Dr. William H. Sheldon 4/19/72-R. E. Naftzger, Jr., 2/23/92-Eric Streiner-Jay Parrino (The Mint) 4/16/96-Jack Wadlington (via Bob Grellman & Chris McCawley) 11/7/05.

Expert Comments

Diameter: 28.00 millimeters Designer: Robert Scot Edge: Plain
Mintage: 941,116 Weight: 10.89 grams Metal Content: Copper
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Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 2,500 R-4.5 32 / 40 TIE 32 / 40 TIE
60 or Better 15 R-9.3 26 / 40 TIE 26 / 40 TIE
65 or Better 3 R-9.8 12 / 40 TIE 12 / 40 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS66BN PCGS grade

Carl Wurtzbach (who said he used to lull himself to sleep looking at this coin) - Barney Bluestone 1948 - Dr. William H. Sheldon 4/1972 - R. E. Naftzger, Jr., 2/1992 - Eric Streiner - Jay Parrino (The Mint) 4/1996 - Jack Wadlington (via Bob Grellman & Chris McCawley) 11/2005 - Dan Holmes Collection - Goldbergs 9/2009:536 (as PCGS MS66BN), $184,000

2 MS65BN PCGS grade  
3 MS64BN PCGS grade  
3 MS64BN estimated grade  
5 MS63BN PCGS grade   High Desert Collection (PCGS Set Registry)