1878 $10 (Regular Strike)

Series: Liberty Head $10 1838-1907

PCGS MS64+

PCGS MS64+

PCGS MS64+

PCGS MS64+

PCGS MS62

PCGS MS62

PCGS #:
8680
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
26.80 millimeters
Weight:
16.70 grams
Mintage:
73,780
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
90% Gold, 10% Copper
Major Varieties

Current Auctions - PCGS Graded
Current Auctions - NGC Graded
For Sale Now at Collectors Corner - PCGS Graded
For Sale Now at Collectors Corner - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 700 R-5.6 57 / 117 TIE 120 / 183 TIE
60 or Better 137 R-7.6 36 / 117 TIE 89 / 183 TIE
65 or Better 1 R-10.0 1 / 117 TIE 1 / 183 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 700
60 or Better 137
65 or Better 1
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-5.6
60 or Better R-7.6
65 or Better R-10.0
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 57 / 117 TIE
60 or Better 36 / 117 TIE
65 or Better 1 / 117 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 120 / 183 TIE
60 or Better 89 / 183 TIE
65 or Better 1 / 183 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS65 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade

Ellen D Collection (PCGS Set Registry) - Simpson Collection

2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
#1 MS65 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade

Ellen D Collection (PCGS Set Registry) - Simpson Collection

#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88): The 1878 is considered to be a common date in all standard pricing guides but it is not really common at all. In full mint state, and especially in choice or gem condition, the 1878 is rare, roughly comparable to the lower mintage 1874.