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

    Description

    Rare Gem Proof 1834 Capped Bust Dime, JR-5

    1834 Capped Bust Dime PR65 NGC. JR-5, R.7 as a Proof. The large, imperfect 4 in the date has the crossbar largely broken off, with a tiny, sharp fragment clinging to the right of the upright. The digit 4 is closer to the lowest hair curl than to the denticles. Star pairs 8-9 and 10-11 are close. The reverse shows an arrow shaft extending though the middle talon of the claw; the last A touches an arrow and C.
    The JR-5 die pairing is common among business strikes, but the 1834 dimes of any variety are rare as proofs, with an estimated eight to 10 pieces known. (The proof 1834 dime in the King of Siam proof set is a different variety; at least three varieties are known among the few proofs.) This attractive Gem proof offers excellent preservation overall, with pretty purple-gray and bluish-gray patina more intense at the rims. The strike is full throughout. An appealing, interesting, and rare coin. Census: 3 in 65, 1 finer (11/10). (PCGS# 4556)


    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Coins & Currency (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  | NGC Coin Grading Guarantee  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2011
    5th-9th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 5,516

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    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 17 days left to consign to the 2017 September 6 - 12 Long Beach Expo World Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach!

    Learn about consigning with us

    I found it reassuring that your appraisal of my coin was realistic.
    J.G. ,
    Red Rock, TX
    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

    Recent auctions

    2017 June 8 - 11 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
    2017 June 8 - 11 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
    REALIZED $10,706,063
    2017 June 22 - 23 HKINF World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Hong Kong
    2017 June 22 - 23 HKINF World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Hong Kong
    REALIZED SO FAR $2,942,310
    2017 June 21 - 23 HKINF World Currency Signature Auction - Hong Kong
    2017 June 21 - 23 HKINF World Currency Signature Auction - Hong Kong
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,133,849