Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice
Florida United Numismatists (FUN) and New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) Auctions are rescheduled and have moved to Dallas. Get details.


    1855 Slanted 55 N-10 Cent, PR64 Red
    Extremely Rare as Full Red

    1855 1C Slanted 55 PR64 Red PCGS. N-10, R.5 as a proof. Ex: Teich Family Collection. Grellman Die State a. A point from the left coronet border attributes the Newcomb marriage. Full red proof 1855 large cents are extremely rare. PCGS and NGC have each certified just one such specimen, both as PR64 Red. Long off the market, the present needle-sharp near-Gem will be of considerable importance to the late date specialist. The orange-gold surfaces retain full mint bloom save for moderate mellowing on the obverse periphery. Devoid of contact marks or flan imperfections. A small spot at the obverse center provides an identifier. Our EAC grade PR60.
    From The Teich Family Collection.(Registry values: P1)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2273, PCGS# 1996)

    Weight: 13.48 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper

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

    View all of [The Teich Family Collection ]

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2014
    3rd-5th Monday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,112

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

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    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
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 4 days left to consign to the 2021 March 17 - 21 The Donald G. Partrick Collection of New Jersey Coppers and other Selected Colonial Coins Signature Auction !

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage Auctions is an honest, fair company. My trust in them is based on their keeping promises and following through on all my concerns... I recommend Heritage Auctions to handle and sell coins.
    Victoria L.,
    San Gabriel, CA
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search