1652 Shilling Pine Tree, Large Planchet (Regular Strike)

Series: U.S. Colonial Issues

PCGS MS64+

PCGS MS64+

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PCGS MS64

PCGS MS64

PCGS MS64

PCGS MS64

PCGS #:
23
Designer:
N/A
Edge:
N/A
Diameter:
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Weight:
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Mintage:
N/A
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
Other
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Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS64+ PCGS grade PCGS #23 (MS)     64+
1 MS64+ estimated grade

Noe Plate Coin

F.C.C. Boyd Collection - John J. Ford, Jr. Collection - Stack’s 10/2005:74, $43,125 - Stack’s/Bowers 8/2013:4001, $76,375

3 MS64 PCGS grade  
	PCGS #23 (MS) 64

Louis Eliasberg, Sr. - Bowers & Merena 5/1996:7, $16,500

3 MS64 PCGS grade
3 MS64 PCGS grade
3 MS63 PCGS grade
7 MS63 PCGS grade
7 MS63 PCGS grade
7 MS63 PCGS grade
7 MS63 PCGS grade
PCGS #23 (MS)     64+ #1 MS64+ PCGS grade
#1 MS64+ estimated grade

Noe Plate Coin

F.C.C. Boyd Collection - John J. Ford, Jr. Collection - Stack’s 10/2005:74, $43,125 - Stack’s/Bowers 8/2013:4001, $76,375

 
	PCGS #23 (MS) 64 
#3 MS64 PCGS grade

Louis Eliasberg, Sr. - Bowers & Merena 5/1996:7, $16,500

#3 MS64 PCGS grade
#3 MS64 PCGS grade
#3 MS63 PCGS grade
#7 MS63 PCGS grade
#7 MS63 PCGS grade
#7 MS63 PCGS grade
#7 MS63 PCGS grade
Ron Guth:

In 1652, John Hull began striking silver coins bearing an image of a pine tree on the obverse and the date and denomination on the reverse. This design followed Hull's "Oak Tree" design. Massachusetts "Pine Tree" Silver coins are known in the following denominations and varieties:

Massachusetts "Pine Tree" Large Planchet Shillings include the following die varieties: Noe 1 Noe 2 Noe 3 Noe 4 - Mint alteration of Noe 10 per Breen Noe 5 Noe 6 Noe 7 Noe 8 - Scarce Noe 9 Noe 10 Noe 11

Sources and/or recommended reading:

Noe, S. P. (1943). The silver coinage of Massachusetts. New York, NY: American Numismatic Society.