Menu
Welcome Sign-In | Join Now
Sold for Sign-in or Join (free & quick) includes Buyer's Premium (BP) 

Description

1793 S-16, B-19 Liberty Cap Cent, VG8
Tenth Finest Known

1793 1C Liberty Cap, S-16, B-19, R.6 VG8 NGC. Our EAC Grade Good 4. Ex: Mervis Collection. Both sides show intermingled tan, steel-brown, and brick-red, with a few scattered marks that are consistent with the grade. The sharpness is equal to VG7 with the surfaces showing old patina and a slight bend, reducing the net grade by a few points. There are only about 20 examples of S-16 known in all grades, and this piece ranks in the 10th position per the Noyes census.
Ex: Stack's (6/1991), lot 1568; David Palmer; San Diego Cookie Jar Collection; Chris Victor-McCawley; Shawn Yancey.
From The Adam Mervis Large Cent Collection. (Variety PCGS# 35498, Base PCGS# 1359)

Service and Handling Description: Coins & Currency (view shipping information)

Sales Tax information  | NGC Coin Grading Guarantee  |  Terms and Conditions

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Glossary of Terms

Auction Info

Auction Dates
January, 2014
10th
Internet/Mail/Phone Bidders: 13
Members Tracking: N/A
Page Views: 682

Buyer's Premium per Lot:
17.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

Rasmussen Special Edition Catalog
This hard bound volume contains the magnificent Wes Rasmussen Large Cent Collection, formed by a former President of the Early American Coppers society which was auctioned at the 2005 Florida United Numismatic Auction. Reserve your copy of this remarkable volume for just $75 today.
Rasmussen Signed Limited Edition Catalog
A hard bound limited library edition of the Wes Rasmussen Collection Catalog, signed by Wes Rasmussen, Mark Borckardt, Greg Rohan, and Denis Loring, is available while supplies last. Only 100 produced. Reserve your copy of this remarkable limited edition signed volume for just $150 today.

Heritage membership

941,630
bidder-members
$883,856,462
sold in the last year

Join Now - It's Free

VIEW BENEFITS
  1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
  2. Bid online
  3. Free Collector newsletter
  4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
  5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    winnings 

Consignments wanted

Consign to the 2015 December 10 - 12 World Coins Signature Auction - Hong Kong.

Learn about consigning with us

I want to thank you and Heritage for the services provided above and beyond those one would expect from an auction house.
[ Entire Letter » ]
Larry A. Moody, Senior Internal Auditor, University of Alabama,
Tuscaloosa, AL
View More Testimonials

HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. To compare for yourself, visit: compete.com

Video tutorial

Getting the most out of search

Recent auctions

2015 July 9 - 12 Summer FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Orlando Summer FUN
2015 July 9 - 12 Summer FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Orlando Summer FUN
REALIZED $8,306,961
2015 April 9 - 14 CICF World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
2015 April 9 - 14 CICF World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $6,503,481
2015 April 22 - 28 CSNS Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
2015 April 22 - 28 CSNS Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $10,592,191

© 2015 Heritage Auctions | All Rights Reserved