There are currently no items available for purchase in this Department. Search our Auction Archives below to find item values.
Lot
2000

1865 $10 AU58 PCGS. In the mid-1860s, the Philadelphia Mint annually produced only minimal numbers of eagles. Since gold co...

2006 April Atlanta, GA (ANA) Signature Auction #402

 
Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Claim Item: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Auction Ended On: Apr 7, 2006
Item Activity: 6 Internet/mail/phone bidders
174 page views
Location: Atlanta, GA
Description:
Important Near-Mint 1865 Eagle
1865 $10 AU58 PCGS. In the mid-1860s, the Philadelphia Mint annually produced only minimal numbers of eagles. Since gold coins did not circulate except in the far west, and double eagles were preferred for export and reserve purposes, mintages of the remaining gold denominations were limited. The 1865 has a typically minuscule production of 3,980 business strikes, along with just 25 proofs. The 1865 is also noteworthy as the final No Motto Philadelphia issue. Although gold coins did not circulate for more than a decade after the Civil War, most 1865 eagles eventually did enter commerce, since every grade between Fine 12 and AU58 is represented by at least one NGC or PCGS example. Only two pieces have been certified as Mint State, an NGC MS60 and a remarkable PCGS MS63. The present piece, among the finest known, has full peripheral luster and little indication of wear. The strike is a bit soft only on the curls near Liberty's ear, and abrasions, while present, never provide a distraction. Population: 1 in 58, 1 finer (2/06).(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 264F, PCGS# 8641)

View large image(s) of this item

Service and Handling Description: Coin/Currency (view shipping information)

Sales Tax information  | PCGS Guarantee of Grade and Authenticity  |  Terms and Conditions

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Guides and Pricing Information:

Previous Prices from Heritage Auctions
Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Price Guide
Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Population Guide
Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Find Auction Prices for Comparable Items:

Photographs:
Sign-in or Join (free & quick) to see the full image




FLOOR AUCTIONS View All
Open For Bidding
Coming Soon
HERITAGE MEMBERSHIP
925,949
bidder-members
$920,482,018
sold in the last year
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 August 12 - 17 ANA World Coins Signature Auction - Chicago.
Learn About Consigning With Us
I would like to take this opportunity to express dea's appreciation for the outstanding work and expertise your office provided in handling this sale.
[ Entire Letter » ]
Thomas Dolan, Assistant Special Agent in Charge, Drug Enforcement Agency,
Denver, CO
HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. To compare for yourself, visit: compete.com
HERITAGE VIDEO TUTORIAL
GETTING THE MOST OUT OF SEARCH
RECENT AUCTIONS
2015 February 26 - March 1 PNG Dallas Invitational US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas
2015 February 26 - March 1 PNG Dallas Invitational US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas
REALIZED $6,548,890
2015 January 13 - 14 World Coins & Ancient Coins - Dallas
2015 January 13 - 14 World Coins & Ancient Coins - Dallas
REALIZED $3,006,765
2015 January 8 - 12 FUN World Currency Signature Auction - Orlando
2015 January 8 - 12 FUN World Currency Signature Auction - Orlando
REALIZED $990,575
COIN AND
CURRENCY SURVEY
You could win!
Take the Survey