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

Retired Statistics
Rank

1
GPA with Top Bonuses

58.405
GPA Weighted

58.220
Complete

100.00%
Set Rating

58.405

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About the Harry W. Bass Collection

Harry W. Bass

Item PCGS # Date Denom Grade PCGS # Pop PCGS # Pop Higher Pop Pop Higher Comments
1866 Motto 8311 1866 $5 AU55 4 7 47
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from N.K.S. on July 26, 1967.
1866-S Motto 8312 1866-S $5 XF45 13 9 139
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Michael Brownlee on August 31, 1977.
1867 8313 1867 $5 MS61 3 0 30
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Miles collection auction conducted by Stack's in October, 1968, lot 476.
1867-S 8314 1867-S $5 AU53 3 4 34
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from N.K.S. on May 21, 1969.
1868 8315 1868 $5 AU55 15 10 1510
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Shapero collection auction conducted by Stack's in October, 1971, lot 1017.
1868-S 8316 1868-S $5 AU58 6 2 62
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Lester Merkin in March, 1969, lot 309.
1869 8317 1869 $5 MS64
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from N.K.S. on June 8, 1971.
1869-S 8318 1869-S $5 AU55 4 4 44
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Stack's on May 19, 1971.
1870 8319 1870 $5 MS61 2 0 20
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Shuford collection auction conducted by Abe Kosoff in April, 1968, lot 2000.
1870-CC 8320 1870-CC $5 AU58 4 1 41
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Mocatta collection auction conducted by NERCA IN August, 1979, lot 182. Pedigreed 3/2/04.
1870-S 8321 1870-S $5 AU55 10 2 102
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from N.K.S. on July 9, 1968.
1871 8322 1871 $5 AU53 6 16 616
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the ANA sale conducted by Abe Kosoff in August, 1968, lot 983.
1871-CC 8323 1871-CC $5 AU55 10 9 109
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Eliasberg collection auction conducted by Bowers and Ruddy in October, 1982, lot 525.
1871-S 8324 1871-S $5 MS61 2 1 21
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Eliasberg collection auction conducted by Bowers and Ruddy in October, 1982, lot 526.
1872 8325 1872 $5 MS63 1 3 13
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Paramount in August, 1969, lot 1982.
1872-CC 8326 1872-CC $5 AU53 10 10 1010
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Miles collection auction conducted by Stack's in October, 1968, lot 490.
1872-S 8327 1872-S $5 AU55 10 2 102
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Stanley Kesselman on September 28, 1970.
1873 8328 1873 $5 MS65 3 51
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Superior in February, 1973, lot 489.
1873-CC 8331 1873-CC $5 MS62 1 0 10
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the ANA sale conducted by Stack's in August, 1976, lot 2998.
1873-S 8332 1873-S $5 AU53 7 9 79
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from N.K.S. on April 28, 1967.
1874 8333 1874 $5 MS63 1 1 11
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from N.K.S. on September 27, 1971.
1874-CC 8334 1874-CC $5 AU58 8 2 82
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Superior in February, 1973, lot 493.
1874-S 8335 1874-S $5 AU53 9 11 911
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Shuford collection auction conducted by Abe Kosoff in April, 1968, lot 2111.
1875 8336 1875 $5 AU53 4 2 42
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Paramount in October, 1968.
1875-CC 8337 1875-CC $5 AU55 5 2 52
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Paramount section of Auction '86 in July, 1986, lot 1922.
1875-S 8338 1875-S $5 MS63
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Stack's in October, 1994, lot 1208.
1876 8339 1876 $5 MS64 4 2 42
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Stack's in December, 1970, lot 236.
1876-CC 8340 1876-CC $5 AU58 3 1 31
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Rowe and Brownlee on August 4, 1970.
1876-S 8341 1876-S $5 AU58 2 0 20
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Burnheimer collection auction conducted by Paramount in May, 1976, lot 1113.
1877 8342 1877 $5 MS62 2 0 20
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Jack Klausen on June 19, 1968. Pedigreed 10/17/06.
1877-CC 8343 1877-CC $5 MS62 1 0 10
PCGS grade. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Goliad Corporation on October 7, 1972.
1877-S 8344 1877-S $5 AU55 9 6 96
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Burnheimer collection auction conducted by Paramount in May, 1976, lot 1114.
1878 8345 1878 $5 MS64 10 10 1010
Estimated Grade. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Norweb collection auction conducted by Bowers and Merena in October, 1987, lot 899.
1878-CC 8346 1878-CC $5 AU50 7 11 711
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Paramount on February 13, 1968.
1878-S 8347 1878-S $5 AU55 46 130 46130
PCGS grade. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from John Smies on June 9, 1967.
1879 8348 1879 $5 AU53 16 362 16362
PCGS grade. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Alto collection auction conducted by Stack's in December, 1970, lot 242.
1879-CC 8349 1879-CC $5 AU55 25 19 2519
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Paramount in August, 1969, lot 2001.
1879-S 8350 1879-S $5 MS63 29 14 2914
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Julian Leidman on August 15, 1972.
1880 8351 1880 $5 MS64 94 39 9439
Estimated Grade.
1880-CC 8352 1880-CC $5 MS62 5 1 51
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Norweb collection auction conducted by Bowers and Merena in October, 1987, lot 905. Previously, it was sold in the 1956 Melish collection auction conducted by Abe Kosoff, lot 2173.
1880-S 8353 1880-S $5 MS63 313 124 313124
PCGS grade. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Jim Cohen on August 20, 1968.
1881 8354 1881 $5 MS63 1713 489 1733497
PCGS grade. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Norweb collection auction conducted by Bowers and Merena in October, 1987, lot 905. Previously, it was sold in the 1956 Melish collection auction conducted by Abe Kosoff, lot 2173.
1881-CC 8356 1881-CC $5 AU55 17 15 1715
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Paramount on February 13, 1968.
1881-S 8357 1881-S $5 MS63 243 123 243123
Estimated grade.
1882 8358 1882 $5 MS63 770 233 770233
PCGS grade.
1882-CC 8359 1882-CC $5 AU58 77 21 7721
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Julian Leidman on August 12, 1969.
1882-S 8360 1882-S $5 MS64 166 32 16632
Estimated grade.
1883 8361 1883 $5 MS62 68 104 68104
PCGS grade.
1883-CC 8362 1883-CC $5 AU58 20 4 204
PCGS graded.
1883-S 8363 1883-S $5 MS63 43 8 438
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Shuford collection auction conducted by Abe Kosoff in April, 1968, lot 2118.
1884 8364 1884 $5 MS60 6 119 6119
Estimated grade.
1884-CC 8365 1884-CC $5 AU55 20 16 2016
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Shapero collection auction conducted by Stack's in October, 1971, lot 1033.
1884-S 8366 1884-S $5 AU55 34 289 34289
PCGS grade.
1885 8367 1885 $5 MS64 91 12 9112
Estimated Grade.
1885-S 8368 1885-S $5 MS63 761 558 761558
Estimated Grade.
1886 8369 1886 $5 MS64 17 4 174
Estimated Grade.
1886-S 8370 1886-S $5 MS62 1777 1296 17771296
PCGS grade.
1887-S 8371 1887-S $5 MS63 325 65 32565
Estimated Grade.
1888 8372 1888 $5 MS61 43 92 4392
PCGS grade.
1888-S 8373 1888-S $5 MS60 3 55 355
Estimated Grade.
1889 8374 1889 $5 MS67 1 0 10
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Goliad Corporation on November 3, 1971.
1890 8375 1890 $5 AU55 22 31 2231
PCGS grade.
1890-CC 8376 1890-CC $5 MS62 92 77 9277
1891 8377 1891 $5 MS64 18 0 180
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Steve Ivy on December 19, 1975.
1891-CC 8378 1891-CC $5 MS63 136 92 13692
PCGS grade.
1892 8379 1892 $5 MS63 160 134 160134
Estimated Grade.
1892-CC 8380 1892-CC $5 AU58 75 114 75115
Estimated grade.
1892-O 8381 1892-O $5 AU55 8 36 836
Estimated grade.
1892-S 8382 1892-S $5 MS63 31 9 319
Estimated Grade.
1893 8383 1893 $5 MS62 1441 1232 14411232
PCGS grade.
1893-CC 8384 1893-CC $5 MS64 7 1 71
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Julian Leidman on August 12, 1969.
1893-O 8385 1893-O $5 AU55 63 174 63174
PCGS grade.
1893-S 8386 1893-S $5 AU58 88 541 88541
PCGS grade.
1894 8387 1894 $5 MS62 631 419 631419
PCGS grade.
1894-O 8388 1894-O $5 MS62 11 2 112
Estimated grade.
1894-S 8389 1894-S $5 AU55 22 41 2241
Estimated Grade.
1895 8390 1895 $5 MS60 265 3326 2653326
PCGS grade.
1895-S 8391 1895-S $5 AU58 26 26 2626
Estimated Grade.
1896 8392 1896 $5 MS63 58 31 5831
Estimated grade.
1896-S 8393 1896-S $5 AU53 33 125 33125
PCGS grade.
1897 8394 1897 $5 MS64 171 49 17149
Estimated grade.
1897-S 8395 1897-S $5 MS63 9 10 910
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Norweb collection auction conducted by Bowers and Merena in October, 1987, lot 905. Previously, it was sold in the 1954 King Farouk sale.
1898 8396 1898 $5 AU58 101 935 101935
PCGS grade.
1898-S 8397 1898-S $5 MS62 125 135 125135
PCGS grade.
1899 8398 1899 $5 MS64 786 191 787192
PCGS grade.
1899-S 8399 1899-S $5 AU58 104 556 104556
PCGS grade.
1900 8400 1900 $5 MS63 2811 1303 28111303
1900-S 8401 1900-S $5 MS63 240 171 240171
1901 8402 1901 $5 AU58 354 3067 3543067
PCGS graded.
1901-S 8403 1901/0-S $5 MS63 71 122 15791656
Estimated Grade.
1902 8405 1902 $5 MS62 342 392 342392
PCGS grade.
1902-S 8406 1902-S $5 MS63 640 737 640737
PCGS grade.
1903 8407 1903 $5 MS63 276 121 276121
PCGS grade. Pedigreed 4/30/10.
1903-S 8408 1903-S $5 MS65 187 27 18727
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Stanley Kesselman on September 19, 1973.
1904 8409 1904 $5 MS62 951 1051 9511051
PCGS grade.
1904-S 8410 1904-S $5 MS67 2 0 20
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Montgomery collection auction conducted by Bowers and Ruddy in February, 1976, lot 2181.
1905 8411 1905 $5 MS65 47 24 4724
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Superior in February, 1973, lot 573.
1905-S 8412 1905-S $5 MS67 1 0 10
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Montgomery collection auction conducted by Bowers and Ruddy in February, 1976, lot 2181.
1906 8413 1906 $5 MS66 36 10 3611
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass from the Heim collection auction conducted by Stack's in June, 1972, lot 882.
1906-D 8414 1906-D $5 MS63 622 415 622415
1906-S 8415 1906-S $5 MS64 37 22 3722
Estimated grade.
1907 8416 1907 $5 MS65 111 33 11133
PCGS grade.
1907-D 8417 1907-D $5 MS63 974 782 974782
PCGS grade.
1908 Liberty 8418 1908 $5 MS65 251 59 25159
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Stanley Kesselman on February 24, 1971.