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1848 $10 AU58 PCGS. Eureka! This eagle, the largest circulating gold denomination at the time, was minted in the year that James Marshall and Peter Wimmer discovered gold at Sutter's Mill, under construction on the American River in California. From 1848 to 1849, the total number of eagles manufactured in Philadelphia and New Orleans would increase nearly fourfold. Light high-point rub fails to diminish the appeal or the luster on this charming piece, which is well but not fully struck. A small scrape appears on Liberty's neck, with a few scattered contact marks elsewhere. Population: 10 in 58, 9 finer (8/11).(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 2633, PCGS# 8599)

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Auction Dates
September, 2011
7th-11th Wednesday-Sunday
Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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Due completely to Heritage's thoroughly diligent and professional management and promotion of the collection, the faraday Collection stirred national attention among numismatists and the auction results brought a gross value greater than that last estimated by the experienced collector.
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