1870-S $10 AU53 Certification #33678161, PCGS #8659

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88)

In overall rarity, the 1870-S is comparable to the 1866-S Motto, 1868-S and 1869-S as well as the 1871-1874 S-Mint issues.
PCGS #
8659
Designer
Christian Gobrecht
Edge
Reeded
Diameter
26.80 millimeters
Weight
16.70 grams
Mintage
8000
Metal
90% Gold, 10% Copper
Pop Higher
13
Pop Lower
62
Region
The United States of America
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades
65 or Better 80 R-8.2 18 / 117 TIE 35 / 183 TIE
All Grades 1 R-10.0 1 / 117 TIE 1 / 183 TIE
60 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 117 1 / 183
65 or Better 80
All Grades 1
60 or Better 0
65 or Better R-8.2
All Grades R-10.0
60 or Better R-10.1
65 or Better 18 / 117 TIE
All Grades 1 / 117 TIE
60 or Better 1 / 117
65 or Better 35 / 183 TIE
All Grades 1 / 183 TIE
60 or Better 1 / 183

Condition Census Learn More

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS61 PCGS grade

Chapman Borthers - Clapp Collection - Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection - Bowers & Ruddy 10/1982:735, $4,675 - Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection - Bowers & Merena 11/2000:697, $36,800

2 AU58 PCGS grade
2 AU58 PCGS grade
4 AU55 PCGS grade AU55 PCGS grade

Ellen D Collection (PCGS Set Registry) - Simpson Collection

4 AU55 PCGS grade
#1 MS61 PCGS grade

Chapman Borthers - Clapp Collection - Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection - Bowers & Ruddy 10/1982:735, $4,675 - Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection - Bowers & Merena 11/2000:697, $36,800

#2 AU58 PCGS grade
#2 AU58 PCGS grade
AU55 PCGS grade #4 AU55 PCGS grade

Ellen D Collection (PCGS Set Registry) - Simpson Collection

#4 AU55 PCGS grade