1799/8 1C, BN VF20BN Certification #21535130, PCGS #1446

Owner's Comments

S188 (Noyes 39656)

Expert Comments

David Hall

The PCGS graded AU58 is the finest known specimen of this rare date by far. The 1799/8 is a rare coin in any grade and a super rarity in higher grades.

Diameter
28.00 millimeters
Designer
Robert Scot
Edge
Plain
Mintage
42540
Weight
10.89 grams
Metal Content
Copper
Region
The United States of America
Pop Higher
4
Pop Lower
45
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades
65 or Better 200 R-7.0 5 / 40 TIE 5 / 40 TIE
All Grades 0 R-10.1 1 / 40 1 / 40
60 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 40 1 / 40

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 AU58 PCGS grade AU58 PCGS grade Sheldon 188, Mickley
2 AU53 PCGS grade
3 XF45 PCGS grade XF45 PCGS grade

E. F. Kuithan - Ed Frossard 6/1883:255 - Dr. George W. Massamore for T. Harrison Garrett - Robert Garrett 1919 - John Work Garrett - Johns Hopkins University - Bowers & Ruddy 11/1979:92 - Denis Loring 3/1980 - Norman W. Pullen 4/1981 - George Cores - Tom Reynolds 7/1993 - Denis Loring (via Robert W. Everett) 10/1994 -Allan J. Kollar - McCawley & Grellman/Superior 5/2005:1020 - Goldbergs 9/2009:349, $368,000

4 XF40 PCGS grade
5 VF35 PCGS grade VF35 PCGS grade