1875-CC $10 XF45 Certification #26036088, PCGS #8673

Owner's Comments

Rusty Goe Southgate Coin

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88)

Few, if any, U.S. gold coin issues come more well worn than this very rare date. Since all 1875-CC Eagles are softly struck, the result is that obtaining an 1875-CC with a presentable appearance is nearly impossible. This issue is tied with the 1864-S and 1867-S in rarity according to average grade. Overall, this date is similar in rarity to the 1872-CC, 1873-CC and 1876-CC, all three of which have substantially lower mintages than the 1875-CC.

Ron Guth

The Saddle Ridge Hoard of gold coins, discovered in 2013 in northern California, contained only a single exaple of an 1875-CC $10.  However, at PCGS AU55, this piece was significant enough to make it into the Condition Census for this date.

PCGS #
8673
Designer
Christian Gobrecht
Edge
Reeded
Diameter
26.80 millimeters
Weight
16.70 grams
Mintage
7715
Metal
90% Gold, 10% Copper
Pop Higher
24
Pop Lower
53
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 120 R-7.8 27 / 117 TIE 56 / 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 120
All Grades 1
60 or Better 0
65 or Better R-7.8
All Grades R-10.0
60 or Better R-10.1
65 or Better 27 / 117 TIE
All Grades 1 / 117 TIE
60 or Better 1 / 117
65 or Better 56 / 183 TIE
All Grades 1 / 183 TIE
60 or Better 1 / 183

Condition Census Learn More

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS62 PCGS grade
1 MS62 estimated grade
3 AU58 PCGS grade  PCGS #8673 (MS)     58

Estate, late 1970s - anonymous collector - Chris Lowman - Ray Bolduc (Sierra Numismatics) - Northern Nevada Coin, 10/2002 - Battle Born Collection - Stack’s/Bowers 8/2012:11025, $63,250

4 AU55 PCGS grade AU55 PCGS grade

David Hall Collection - Bob R. Simpson Collection

4 AU55 PCGS grade AU55 PCGS grade

Saddle Ridge Hoard - the only 1875-CC $10 found there

#1 MS62 PCGS grade
#1 MS62 estimated grade
 PCGS #8673 (MS)     58 #3 AU58 PCGS grade

Estate, late 1970s - anonymous collector - Chris Lowman - Ray Bolduc (Sierra Numismatics) - Northern Nevada Coin, 10/2002 - Battle Born Collection - Stack’s/Bowers 8/2012:11025, $63,250

AU55 PCGS grade #4 AU55 PCGS grade

David Hall Collection - Bob R. Simpson Collection

AU55 PCGS grade #4 AU55 PCGS grade

Saddle Ridge Hoard - the only 1875-CC $10 found there