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

Retired Statistics
Rank

1
GPA with Top Bonuses

59.861
GPA Weighted

59.333
Complete

96.30%
Set Rating

55.733

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About the Harry W. Bass Collection

Harry W. Bass

Image Item PCGS # Date Denom Grade Pop Pop Higher Comments
1849-C G$1 Cl. Wreath 7505 1849-C G$1 MS61 4 14
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from Mike Brownlee and John Rowe in February, 1967.
1849-C G$1 Op. Wreath 7506 1849-C G$1
1850-C G$1 7510 1850-C G$1 MS61 12 10
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from Mike Brownlee and John Rowe in February, 1967.
1851-C G$1 7514 1851-C G$1 MS64 10 9
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Garrett collection auction conducted by Stack's in March, 1976.
1852-C G$1 7518 1852-C G$1 MS64 4 0
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Norweb collection auction conducted by Bowers and Merena in March, 1988. Earlier from the King Farouk collection, auctioned by Sotheby's in February, 1954.
1853-C G$1 7522 1853-C G$1 MS62 12 5
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Stack's auction of March, 1973.
1855-C G$1 7533 1855-C G$1 AU58 7 4
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Bareford collection auction condusted by Stack's in December, 1978. Earlier from David Bullowa in October, 1951.
1857-C G$1 7545 1857-C G$1 XF45 32 79
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass from Abe Kosoff's ANA auction in August, 1968.
1859-C G$1 7552 1859-C G$1 XF45 9 76
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass from Mike Brownlee and John Rowe in February, 1967.
1838-C $2 1/2 7697 1838-C $2.50 AU58 13 6
PCGS graded.
1839-C $2 1/2 7699 1839-C $2.50 MS62 2 0
PCGS graded.
1839/8-C $2 1/2 97699 1839/8-C $2.50
1840-C $2 1/2 7718 1840-C $2.50 MS63 5 0
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Bareford collection auction conducted by Stack's. Earlier it had appeared in the Will W. Neil collection.
1841-C $2 1/2 7721 1841-C $2.50 AU58 6 1
PCGS graded.
1842-C $2 1/2 7724 1842-C $2.50 AU55 4 6
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Miles collection auction conducted by Stack's.
1843-C $2 1/2 Large Date 7728 1843-C $2.50 MS62 3 4
PCGS graded.
1843-C $2 1/2 Small Date 7729 1843-C $2.50 AU58 5 5
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Shapero collection auction conducted by Stack's.
1844-C $2 1/2 7735 1844-C $2.50 MS63 1 0
1846-C $2 1/2 7741 1846-C $2.50 MS64 1 0
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Eliasberg collection auction conducted by Bowers and Ruddy in October, 1982. Earlier it appeared in the Earle collection auction conducted by S.H. Chapman in 1912.
1847-C $2 1/2 7745 1847-C $2.50 MS63 6 6
PCGS graded.
1848-C $2 1/2 7750 1848-C $2.50 MS61 2 3
PCGS graded.
1849-C $2 1/2 7753 1849-C $2.50 MS62 1 0
PCGS graded.
1850-C $2 1/2 7756 1850-C $2.50 AU58 7 9
PCGS graded.
1851-C $2 1/2 7760 1851-C $2.50 MS62 2 3
PCGS graded.
1852-C $2 1/2 7764 1852-C $2.50 MS63 1 0
PCGS graded.
1854-C $2 1/2 7770 1854-C $2.50 AU58 6 7
PCGS graded.
1855-C $2 1/2 7775 1855-C $2.50 MS64 1 0
PCGS graded.
1856-C $2 1/2 7778 1856-C $2.50 AU55 12 12
PCGS graded.
1858-C $2 1/2 7787 1858-C $2.50 MS62 9 7
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Scanlon collection auction by Stack's.
1860-C $2 1/2 7792 1860-C $2.50 XF40 14 71
Estimated grade.
1838-C $5 8177 1838-C $5 MS63 1 0
PCGS graded.
1839-C $5 8192 1839-C $5 MS61 3 5
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from N.K.S. on November 1, 1967.
1840-C $5 8196 1840-C $5 AU55 11 17
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Garrett collection auction conducted by Stack's in March, 1976, lot 373.
1841-C $5 8203 1841-C $5 MS61 4 3
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Abner Kreisberg in November, 1972, lot 1164.
1842-C $5 Large Date 8209 1842-C $5 MS63 2 0
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from World Wide Coin Investments on February 17, 1968.
1842-C $5 Small Date 8208 1842-C $5 AU53 3 11
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Shuford collection auction conducted by Abe Kosoff in May, 1968, lot 2029.
1843-C $5 8214 1843-C $5 MS63 2 3
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Norweb collection auction conducted by Bowers and Merena in October, 1987, lot 810.
1844-C $5 8220 1844-C $5 MS63 3 0
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Bareford collection auction conducted by Stack's in December, 1978, lot 166. Pedigreed 2/20/15.
1846-C $5 8227 1846-C $5 MS62 2 1
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Lester Merkin in March, 1969, lot 236.
1847-C $5 8233 1847-C $5 AU58 12 11
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from N.K.S. on July 31, 1967.
1848-C $5 8237 1848-C $5 MS64 2 0
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Goliad Corporation on March 13, 1972.
1849-C $5 8241 1849-C $5 MS64 2 0
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Bareford collection auction conducted by Stack's in December, 1978, lot 171.
1850-C $5 8244 1850-C $5 MS63 4 1
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Bareford collection auction conducted by Stack's in December, 1978, lot 172. Pedigreed 1/11/13.
1851-C $5 8247 1851-C $5 AU55 6 14
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the ANA sale conducted by Abe Kosoff in August, 1968, lot 967. Pedigreed 6/1/06.
1852-C $5 8251 1852-C $5 MS60 5 24
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Paramount in February, 1973, lot 1079.
1853-C $5 8254 1853-C $5 MS64 2 0
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Bareford collection auction conducted by Stack's in December, 1978, lot 173.
1854-C $5 8257 1854-C $5 MS63 2 0
PCGS grade. Purchased by Harry Bass from the James A. Stack, Sr. collection auction conducted by Stack's in October, 1994, lot 1142.
1855-C $5 8262 1855-C $5 MS63 1 0
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Garrett collection auction conducted by Stack's in March, 1976, lot 379.
1856-C $5 8267 1856-C $5 AU58 9 8
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Paramount section of Auction '85 in July, 1985, lot 1432.
1857-C $5 8272 1857-C $5 MS62 6 2
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Mid American Rare Coin Galleries on August 30, 1991.
1858-C $5 8277 1858-C $5 MS62 7 1
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the CSNS sale conducted by Abe Kosoff in October, 1968, lot 878.
1859-C $5 8281 1859-C $5 AU55 11 15
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Stack's in December, 1970, lot 208.
1860-C $5 8285 1860-C $5 MS63 1 0
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Robison collection auction conducted by Stack's in February, 1979, lot 460.
1861-C $5 8289 1861-C $5 AU55 14 12
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Paramount in February, 1971, lot 1557.