Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    (1838) J-A1838-1 Seated Liberty Dime Splasher

    1838 10C J-A1838-1, P-3049, R.8. MS63 PCGS. Die trial for the Liberty Seated Dime, from an unfinished die with a single star placed between Liberty's head and her pole. White metal splasher. It has been believed that this die trial is unique, with the only known example in the Library Company of Philadelphia. This is only the second known example. The flash around the border is differently shaped, thus confirming that this is a second representative. Light gray surfaces with hints of gold color. The fields are subdued with considerable brilliant luster. These splashers are extremely thin and light, and are often brittle, sometimes breaking into pieces if not handled extremely carefully. A small group of these pieces in the present sale are all in exceptional condition.

    Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 20031)


    View Certification Details from PCGS

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2006
    4th-7th Wednesday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 17
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 767

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold on Jan 6, 2006 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    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 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 12 days left to consign to the 2021 August 18 - 22 ANA WFOM US Coins Signature Auction !

    Learn about consigning with us

    I am confident that I made the right decision to work with you and Heritage. And so I want to express my gratitude for all of your help.
    Jim M. ,
    Robbinsdale, MN
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search