1800 $10 MS64

CERTIFICATION#: -35462
PCGS#: 8563

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Ex. Farouk; Storck Sold by David Akers Numismatics May '98 Price realized $132000

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): This is an underrated date when compared to the 1795, 1797 Heraldic Eagle, 1799, 1801 and 1803. It is considerably more rare than those five dates and it is not much more common than the 1796 and 1804. I have seen a couple of extraordinary uncirculated examples and have several lesser mint state specimens as well. However, VF-AU specimens predominate with the known examples spread fairly evenly among those three grades.

 

Diameter: 33.00 millimeters Designer: Robert Scot Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 5,999 Weight: 17.50 grams Metal Content: 91.7% Gold, 8.3% Copper
30
14,500
2
45+
19,500
50+
21,500
53+
23,000
55+
25,000
58+
31,500
62+
70,000
63+
100,000

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 250 R-6.6 5 / 10 TIE 8 / 14 TIE
60 or Better 75 R-8.2 6 / 10 9 / 14 TIE
65 or Better 2 R-9.9 1 / 10 TIE 1 / 14 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS64 PCGS grade  
1 MS64 PCGS grade  
1 MS64 PCGS grade  
1 MS64 estimated grade  

King Farouk Collection - Sotheby’s 2/1954, part of lot 187 - John Jay Pittman Collection - David Akers 5/1998:1907 - Madison Collection - Heritage 1/2008:3250, $310,500

5 MS63 PCGS grade