1860 $10 PR65

CERTIFICATION#: -26320
PCGS#: 8796

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Ex. Woodward (1883) Sold by Bowers & Ruddy Oct '80 Price realized $39000

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): Proofs are extremely rare, more so than the mintage would imply and therefore it is likely that some, if not most, of the 50 struck were not sold and were later melted. No more than 10 or 11 can be accounted for today.

Diameter: 26.80 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 50 Weight: 16.70 grams Metal Content: 90% Gold, 10% Copper
60
27,500
61
32,500
62
45,000
62+
50,000
63
67,500
1
63+
75,000
64+
140,000
65
220,000
1

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 10 R-9.5 14 / 21 TIE 16 / 65 TIE
60 or Better 10 R-9.5 14 / 21 TIE 18 / 65 TIE
65 or Better 2 R-9.9 11 / 21 TIE 18 / 65 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR65 PCGS grade  
2 PR63 PCGS grade