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

Retired Statistics
Rank

1
GPA with Top Bonuses

62.761
GPA Weighted

62.761
Complete

100.00%
Set Rating

62.761

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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
Draped Bust $2-1/2, No Stars (1796) 7645 1796 $2.50 AU58 13 6 136
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Abner Kreisberg on Feb. 22, 1974.
Draped Bust $2-1/2, Stars (1796-1807) 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.
Capped Bust $2-1/2, Large Bust (1808) 7660 1808 $2.50 MS63 1 1
Estimated grade. Purchased by Harry Bass from the sale conducted by Abner Kreisberg in March, 1972, lot 1163.
Capped Bust $2-1/2, Lg Dent. (1821-1827) 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.
Capped Bust $2-1/2, Sm Dent. (1829-1834) 7671 1831 $2.50 MS65+ 1 2 36
PCGS graded. Purchased by Harry Bass via private treaty from Rick Sear through the Goliad Corp. on December 12, 1986. Pedigreed 1/28/11.
Classic Head $2-1/2 (1834-1839) 7696 1838 $2.50 MS67 1 1
PCGS graded.
Liberty $2-1/2 (1840-1907) 7782 1857 $2.50 MS67 1 1 61981
PCGS graded.
Indian $2-1/2 (1908-1929) 7943 1911-D $2.50 MS66 2 1 34560