There are currently no items available for purchase in this Department. Search our Auction Archives below to find item values.
Lot
3259

1848 10C PR66 NGC....

2012 March 8-11 US Coin Signature Auction - New York #1168

 
Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Claim Item: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Auction Ended On: Mar 8, 2012
Item Activity: 8 Internet/mail/phone bidders
336 page views
Location: Ukrainian Institute of America at The Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion
2 East 79th Street
New York, NY 10075

Description:
Richly Toned PR66 1848 Dime
The Pittman-Kaufman Coin
1848 10C PR66 NGC. Ex: Pittman-Kaufman. Walter Breen (1989) enumerates eight examples of the very rare 1848 proof dime, while David Akers estimates that eight to 10 specimens exist, including two impounded in the American Numismatic Society and Smithsonian Institution. These figures are in line with the certified population figures, especially when resubmissions are taken into account.
Magnificent toning adorns both sides of this Premium Gem proof, with light orange-gold on the obverse accented with splashes of sky-blue. Orange-gold and violet occupy the central reverse, flanked by iridescent greenish-gold. The design elements are crisply struck with complete separation of Liberty's foot and sandal, and full ribbing on the reverse wreath. Deep mirrors highlight the motifs on each immaculate side.
Ex: World's Greatest Collection (Numismatic Gallery, 5/1945), lot 534; Friedman Collection; 1946 ANA Auction (Numismatic Gallery, 8/1946), lot 270; John Jay Pittman Collection; Pittman I (David Akers, 10/1997), lot 601; The Phil Kaufman Collection of Early Proof Sets, Part Four (Heritage, 8/2008), lot 1817. (NGC ID# 23C4, PCGS# 4735)

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
908,032
bidder-members
$973,966,275
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 April 8 - 13 CICF World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago.
Learn About Consigning With Us
Heritage has been my number ONE choice for both buying and selling…
J.Q.,
Reston, VA
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 November 14 - 15 Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection Part V US Coins Signature Auction - New York
2014 November 14 - 15 Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection Part V US Coins Signature Auction - New York
REALIZED $10,408,819
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 $9,039,261
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