1855-S TEN DOLLARS OR EAGLE
PCGS No: 8618
Circulation strikes: 9,000
Gold - ±90%
Other - ±10%
Weight: ±258 grains
(for San Francisco, CA) below the eagle on the reverse
Images courtesy of
AU-50, Cleaned, obverse scratches.
Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000
Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 5694, illustrated, not
sold From the Dr. Jeff Hosford Collection
Net EF-45. Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries, "The Harry W.
Bass, Jr. Collection, Part IV Sale", November 20-21, 2000, Lot
661, illustrated, sold for $2,530.00 Purchased from Paramount on March 18, 1967
The finest example graded by PCGS is a single AU-55.
Sources and/or recommended
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service