1899-S $10 MS68

CERTIFICATION#: 15036610
PCGS#: 8744

Owner's Comments

Eliasberg-Clapp

Expert Comments

Diameter: 26.80 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 841,000 Weight: 16.70 grams Metal Content: 90% Gold, 10% Copper
3
655
1
4
660
6
665
8
670
10
675
12
680
15
685
1
20
690
25
695
1
35
705
4
45+
725
50+
730
53+
740
55+
750
58+
780
62+
1,240
63+
3,200
64+
7,500
1
65+
20,000
67
85,000
1
68+
250,000
1

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 1,025 R-4.9 67 / 117 TIE 133 / 183 TIE
60 or Better 600 R-5.8 59 / 117 TIE 112 / 183 TIE
65 or Better 8 R-9.6 28 / 117 TIE 37 / 183 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS68 PCGS grade

Obtained by John M. Clapp directly from the San Francisco Mint, 12/1899 at face value - John H. Clapp - Clapp Estate, 1942 - Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection - Bowers & Ruddy 10/1982:820 - Atherton Family Collection - Heritage 1/2010:2218, $195,500 - Ellen D. Collection (PCGS Set Registry) - Simpson Collection

 

2 MS66 PCGS grade
3 MS65 PCGS grade
3 MS65 PCGS grade  
5 MS64 PCGS grade