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

Description

1848 Cent, PR64+ Brown
Rare Newcomb-19, Proof-Only Variety

1848 1C PR64+ Brown PCGS. CAC. N-19, Low R.6. The Newcomb-19 die variety is a proof-only issue. Although in past auctions we have estimated the survivorship to the extent of perhaps 35 to 40 pieces or R.5, in the last auction appearance we rated it Low R.6. PCGS' CoinFacts website posits an even lower number of 25 pieces, again Low R.6 rather than R.5. The current PCGS data show 14 submissions in PR64 through PR66 (the highest graded), including Brown, Red and Brown, and Red pieces. This near-Gem proof Brown specimen clearly shows the faint die line between the base of Liberty and the upright of the 1 in the date, as well as repunching on the base of the 1. The base of the second 8 in the date is doubled. The surfaces display a sharp strike throughout against prevailing olive, violet, and mahogany-gold hues. Our EAC grade PR60. Population: 3 in 64 (1 in 64+) Brown, 2 finer (3/13).
From The Jim O'Neal Collection.(Registry values: P2) (NGC ID# 226X, PCGS# 1973)

View all of [Selections From The Jim O'Neal Collection ]

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

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

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Glossary of Terms

Auction Info

Auction Dates
April, 2013
24th-28th
Internet/Mail/Phone Bidders: 7
Members Tracking: N/A
Page Views: 621

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

Heritage membership

946,040
bidder-members
$893,760,340
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

Only 11 days left to consign to the 2015 October 29 - November 2 US Coins Signature Auction - New York!

Learn about consigning with us

Your individual attention and service has been of the very highest caliber.
S.J. Witte
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 August 12 - 16 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
2015 August 12 - 16 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $34,801,934
2015 August 13 ANA World and Ancient Coins Platinum Night Auction
2015 August 13 ANA World and Ancient Coins Platinum Night Auction
REALIZED $9,698,676
2015 August 13 ANA Currency Platinum Night Auction - Chicago
2015 August 13 ANA Currency Platinum Night Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $1,870,380

© 2015 Heritage Auctions | All Rights Reserved