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Harry W. Bass - The Number One Finest Set of All Time

Retired Statistics
Rank

1
GPA with Top Bonuses

60.709
GPA Weighted

60.527
Complete

97.14%
Set Rating

59.086

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About the Harry W. Bass Collection

Harry W. Bass

Image Item PCGS # Date Denom Grade PCGS # Pop PCGS # Pop Higher Pop Pop Higher Comments
1796 No Stars 7645 1796 $2.50 AU58 13 6 137
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Abner Kreisberg on Feb. 22, 1974.
1796 Stars 7647 1796 $2.50 MS62 2
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Fred Sweeny on Oct. 24, 1972
1797 7648 1797 $2.50 AU55 3
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass from the ANA sale conducted by RARCOA in August, 1970, lot 1424.
1798 Close Date 97649 1798 $2.50 MS64
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass from the ANA sale conducted by RARCOA in August, 1970, lot 1425. Earlier it appeared in RARCOA's 1963 Bell II sale as lot 78 and Leo Young's ANA sale in August 1959 as lot 956.
1798 Wide Date 7649 1798 $2.50 AU55 3 11 312
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Pine Tree Rare Coin Auctions in September, 1973, lot 411.
1802/'1' 7650 1802/'1' $2.50 AU55 10 29 1031
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the MBS sale conducted by Abner Kreisberg on November, 27, 1972, lot 1080.
1804 13 Star Reverse 7651 1804 $2.50 AU58 1 0 10
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Julian Leidman.
1804 14 Star Reverse 7652 1804 $2.50 MS61 7 10 711
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Goliad Corp. on August 23, 1982.
1805 7653 1805 $2.50 MS61 2 3 25
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Paramount on December 3, 1969.
1806/4 8X5 Stars 7654 1806/4 $2.50 MS61 2 21
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Abe Kosoff on August 9, 1971. Previously, it had appeared in Kosoff's Alex Shuford sale as lot 1718.
1806/5 7X6 Stars 7655 1806/5 $2.50 AU55 3 6 37
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Alto collection conducted by Stack's in November, 1970, lot 60.
1807 7656 1807 $2.50 MS62 14 5 146
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Stanley Kesselman on December 1, 1975.
1808 7660 1808 $2.50 MS63 1 11
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Abner Kreisberg in March, 1972, lot 1163.
1821 7662 1821 $2.50 MS61 3 6 38
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Gilhousen collection conducted by Superior in February, 1973 Gilhousen, lot 108.
1824/1 7663 1824/1 $2.50 MS60 9
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass from the RARCOA section of Auction '85 in July, 1985, lot 357 for $104,500. Previously, it had appeared as lot 101 in the Gaylord collection in the Mayflower Coin Auction in May, 1963 and as lot 784 in the Heim collection conducted by Stack's in June, 1972.
1825 7664 1825 $2.50 MS61 11 13 1116
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from sale conducted by Lester Merkin in April, 1970, lot 651.
1826/'5' 7665 1826/'5' $2.50 AU58 4 3 63
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Garrett II collection conducted by Bowers and Ruddy in March, 1980, lot 746 for $75,000. Previously, it was owned by Joseph J. Mickley, William Sumner Appleton, and W. Elliot Woodward, who sold it via private treaty on January 23, 1883 to T.H. Garrett, subsequently passing to John Work Garrett and Johns Hopkins University.
1827 7666 1827 $2.50 MS65
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Superior Galleries on March 28, 1978.
1829 7669 1829 $2.50 MS64 6 2 63
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the RARCOA section of Auction '85 in July, 1985, lot 361 for $35,200.
1830 7670 1830 $2.50 MS62 11 17 1119
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the RARCOA section of Auction '85 in July, 1985, lot 363 for $25,300.
1831 7671 1831 $2.50 MS65+ 1 2 13
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Rick Sear through the Goliad Corp. on December 12, 1986. Pedigreed 1/28/11.
1832 1832 $2.50
1833 7673 1833 $2.50 MS65 1 1 12
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Fairfield collection conducted by Bowers and Ruddy in October 1977.
1834 Capped Bust 7674 1834 $2.50 MS64
PCGS graded.
1834 Classic 7692 1834 $2.50 MS64 39 8 398
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Stanley Kesselman on April 28, 1967.
1835 7693 1835 $2.50 MS63 10 4 104
PCGS graded.
1836 Script 8 7694 1836 $2.50 MS64 13 3 133
PCGS graded.
1836 Block 8 97694 1836 $2.50 MS62 17 27 1727
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Bareford collection conducted by Stack's. Pedigreed 5/2/14.
1837 7695 1837 $2.50 MS65 1 1 11
PCGS graded.
1838 7696 1838 $2.50 MS67 1 0 10
PCGS graded.
1838-C 7697 1838-C $2.50 AU58 13 6 136
PCGS graded.
1839 7698 1839 $2.50 MS62 1 0 10
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the DiBello collection conducted by Stack's.
1839-C 7699 1839-C $2.50 MS62 2 0 30
PCGS graded.
1839-D 7700 1839-D $2.50 MS61 2 11 211
PCGS graded.
1839-O 7701 1839-O $2.50 MS63 6 4 64
PCGS graded.