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

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