There are currently no items available for purchase in this Department. Search our Auction Archives below to find item values.
Lot
7611

1871-S $10 AU55 NGC....

2011 August Chicago Signature US Coin & Platinum Night Auction #1158

 
Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Claim Item: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Auction Ended On: Aug 12, 2011
Item Activity: 5 Internet/mail/phone bidders
258 page views
Location: Marriott - Chicago O Hare
8535 W. Higgins Road
Chicago, IL 60631

Description:
1871-S Liberty Ten, AU55
Conditionally Rare
1871-S $10 AU55 NGC. A mintage of 16,500 eagles at San Francisco in 1871 clearly shows a diminishing gold supply, along with a concentration on the larger double eagles in the early 1870s. Survivors are rarely seen today as a result of natural attrition through circulation. Those coins that do still exist are apt to be in lower grades, with an average certified grade of XF40. The population data illustrates the condition rarity at the Choice AU grade, with a combined NGC and PCGS population of just 19 coins and only seven finer pieces (6/11).
This splendid example has trivial surface marks especially visible in the reflective fields. The strike is above average with nearly full design definition. Here is an attractive example that will appeal to specialized collectors. Census: 13 in 55, 7 finer (5/11).(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 264Y, PCGS# 8662)

View large image(s) of this item

Service and Handling Description: Coins & 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
938,509
bidder-members
$886,618,975
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 13 days left to consign to the 2015 September 16 - 22 LB Expo World Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach!
Learn About Consigning With Us
Plus, it's simply a pleasure dealing with the people there. It's been a comfortable and enjoyable association.
Tom Batiuk,
Medina, OH
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 June 4 - 7 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
2015 June 4 - 7 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
REALIZED $16,999,788
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 $6,505,243
2015 April 22 - 28 CSNS Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
2015 April 22 - 28 CSNS Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $10,592,191
COIN AND
CURRENCY SURVEY
You could win!
Take the Survey