Estimated grade. Sold by Bowers and Merena Nov '83 price realized $467.5
David Akers (1975/88): The 1898-S is not a particularly scarce date but it does not belong in the "common date gold" category either. Choice uncirculated specimens are quite difficult to obtain.
Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society - Heritage 11/2014:3297, $58,888.65
Clapp Collection, sold intact in 1942 - Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection - Bowers & Ruddy 10/1982:597, $13,200
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