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    1801 Ten Dollar, MS63
    BD-2, Complete Design Detail

    1801 $10 BD-2, R.2, MS63 PCGS. Bass-Dannreuther Die State b/b. The dies clashed early on. Most examples of BD-2 with the star 8 pointing to the cap display some evidence thereof, usually vertical lines on Liberty's cap. This is the most available variety among early eagles. Perhaps 600 to 800 pieces are known from a total estimated mintage of 30,000 to 40,000 coins. Naturally, high-grade examples like the one offered here are conditionally rare.

    The devices on each side are fully struck with notable detail on the stars, curls, shield, and neck feathers. Copious mint luster swirls over yellow-gold surfaces that show the slightest greenish accents. Ticks and a few wispy marks are no match for the larger significance and overall appeal of this Select 1801 ten dollar gold piece. (NGC ID# 2627, Variety PCGS# 45734, Base PCGS# 8564)

    Weight: 17.50 grams

    Metal: 91.67% Gold, 8.33% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2018
    3rd-8th Wednesday-Monday
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