There are currently no items available for purchase in this Department. Search our Auction Archives below to find item values.
Opening Bid
:
Current Bid:
Reserve Amount:

You are the current high bidder on this lot with a secret maximum bid of %bidPretty%.
(%bidBP% w/Buyer's Premium (BP) ).


Notice: You are the current high bidder on this lot, but the next highest bid is within one increment. That means that any additional bids on this lot will outbid you. To increase your chances of winning, enter your highest maximum bid.

You are the current high bidder on this lot with a secret maximum bid of %bidPretty%.
(%bidBP% w/Buyer's Premium (BP) ).

You are the current high bidder on this lot.
(Sign-In to see your maximum bid)

Your secret maximum bid of %bidPretty% has been outbid.

Your secret maximum bid of %bidPretty% does not meet the reserve.

(Sign-In to see your maximum bid)

Your secret maximum bid does not meet the reserve.
(Sign-In to see your maximum bid)

Lot
4848

1871-CC $10 AU55 NGC. Winter 1-A. One of just 8,085 ...

2003, Orlando, FL. (FUN) Signature Sale #308

 
Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Claim Item: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Auction Ended On: Jan 11, 2003
Item Activity: 1 Internet/mail/phone bidders
145 page views
Description:
Rare Choice About Uncirculated 1871-CC Ten Dollar--Condition Census
1871-CC $10 AU55 NGC. Winter 1-A. One of just 8,085 pieces produced, this coin is also one of no more than 100 examples believed extant. The vast majority of surviving 1871-CC Eagles grade VF or lower, with XF examples scarce, AU representatives rare, and Mint State pieces rarer still. Coins that grade as fine as AU55 easily qualify for Condition Census standing. We have handled only two 1871-CC Tens in AU55:

1. Ex: West Coast dealer; Eastern dealer (8/1997); Charley Tuppen Collection; Long Beach Signature Sale--The Warren Miller Collection (Heritage, 10/1995), lot 6358, where it realized $30,800; Warren Miller Collection; Delaware Valley Rare Coins (1991). Graded AU55 PCGS at the time of our sale, the coin now resides in an MS60 NGC holder. It is the # 2 example on the 2001 Winter / Halperin Condition Census.

2. Ex: Long Beach Signature Sale (Heritage, 2/2000), lot 6763, where it realized $14,950; Heritage Rare Coin Galleries (6/1999). The present example, and identifiable by a nearly vertical abrasion in the left reverse field and a smattering of staccato-like abrasions in the right reverse field above the top arrowhead. This coin is tied for the # 4 position on the 2001 Winter / Halperin Condition Census.
There is a remarkable amount of luster on both sides of this coin for an issue whose survivors, according to Winter, are typically "worn to the point that they show little--if any--original mint luster." Glowing semi-reflectivity is evident at most angles, particularly in the more protected areas around the devices and toward the borders. The color is attractive with alternating green-gold and orange-gold shadings. There is a little bit of roughness in the planchet between the 8 and 7 in the date, and the number of light to moderate abrasions is consistent with the assigned grade.
From the Ashland City Collection. (NGC ID# 264X, PCGS# 8661)

View all of [The Ashland City Collection ]
View large image(s) of this item

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

Sales Tax information  | NGC Coin Grading Guarantee  |  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
878,401
bidder-members
$962,653,030
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
Only 25 days left to consign to the 2014 October 8 - 12 PNG New York Invitational Coin Show US Coins Signature Auction - New York!
Learn About Consigning With Us
I appreciate how you’ve kept me informed every step of the way.
Joyce
HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. To compare for yourself, visit: compete.com
Take our 2014 Coin
and Currency Survey
Grand prize:
A Certified Uncirculated
1907 High Relief $20!*
Take the Survey
HERITAGE VIDEO TUTORIAL
GETTING THE MOST OUT OF SEARCH
RECENT AUCTIONS
2014 July 10 - 13 Summer FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Orlando
2014 July 10 - 13 Summer FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Orlando
REALIZED $9,733,335
2014 April 10-12 & 15-16 CICF World and Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
2014 April 10-12 & 15-16 CICF World and Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $14,773,379
2014 April 24 & 28  CSNS World Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
2014 April 24 & 28 CSNS World Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $2,708,143