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    Rare K-16 1853 Assay Office Ten
    900 Thous., VF30

    1853 $10 Assay Office Ten Dollar, 900 Thous. VF30 ANACS. K-16, Low R.6. This honey-gold representative displays glimpses of luster within the legends and scrollwork. The shield displays wear, and a pinscratch reaches the C in CALIFORNIA. In 1853, the San Francisco Assay Office was obligated to increase the fineness of their output to 90% gold, identical to that of Federal gold coins struck on the East Coast. Listed on page 366 of the 2010 Guide Book. (NGC ID# ANHB, PCGS# 10007)

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    Apr-May, 2010
    28th-2nd Wednesday-Sunday
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