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    1852 Wass, Molitor Ten Dollar
    AU Sharpness, K-4

    1852 $10 Wass Molitor Ten Dollar, Large Head -- Filed Rims -- PCGS Genuine. AU Details. K-4, R.5. Wass, Molitor & Co. was among the most respected California private gold coiners. Their coins were generally full weight, and they struck pieces only to fill an economic need: in 1852 when the Assay Office was unable to meet demand, and in 1855 when the San Francisco Mint endured growing pains. This radiant apricot-gold example displays light wear on the eagle's neck and wingtips. We note a mark on the eagle's head, a line through the G in GOLD, and a repair on the dentils between stars 5 and 6. Listed on page 410 of the 2020 Guide Book.
    From The Poulos Family Collection, Part II.


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

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