There are currently no items available for purchase in this Department. Search our Auction Archives below to find item values.
Lot
8247

1885 $10

1999 F.U.N. Signature Sale #195

Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Claim Item: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Auction Ended On: Jan 8, 1999
Item Activity: 0 Internet/mail/phone bidders
188 page views
Location: Orlando, FL
Description:
1885 PR 65 Cameo NGC. Ex: Trompeter. One of only 67 proofs of this date struck, of which Akers estimates that only 15-18 survive, many of them impaired in some way. Not one of the rarities of the With Motto series, but much scarcer than the mintage might indicate. The fields are deeply mirrored with the typical "orange peel" appearance common to proof gold of this era. The cameo contrast is somewhat muted by the orange color, but the devices are so frosty there is still a nice night and day appearance. The fields are remarkably clean, with few marks worth mentioning. For an identifier, we offer a tiny mark in front of Liberty's forelock. NGC and PCGS have each graded only one coin in 65, therefore this piece is tied for the finest known. We doubt that the PCGS graded coin is nicer than this piece. Population: 1 in 65, with none certified finer (11/98).
Ex: Henry Chapman (12/1895); John H. Clapp Collection (1942); Eliasberg Collection (Bowers & Ruddy Galleries, 10/82), lot 782. (NGC ID# 28FP, PCGS# 8825)

View large image(s) of this item

Service and Handling Description: (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
911,826
bidder-members
$969,321,674
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 14 days left to consign to the 2015 February 25 - March 2 PNG Dallas Invitational US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas!
Learn About Consigning With Us
You treated me with honesty and respect, and my Heritage experience is very positive.
P.F.,
Puyallup, Wa
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 December 4 - 7 Houston Money Show US Coins Signature Auction - Houston
2014 December 4 - 7 Houston Money Show US Coins Signature Auction - Houston
REALIZED $9,614,728
2014 September 3 - 10 Long Beach Expo World Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
2014 September 3 - 10 Long Beach Expo World Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
REALIZED $9,041,265
2014 September 4 - 8 Long Beach Expo World Currency Signature Auction - Long Beach
2014 September 4 - 8 Long Beach Expo World Currency Signature Auction - Long Beach
REALIZED $1,817,724