1859 TEN DOLLARS OR EAGLE
PCGS Nos: 8628, 8795
Circulation strikes: 16,013
Gold - 90%
Other - 10%
Weight: 258 grains
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) below the eagle on the reverse
Images courtesy of Heritage
Proof (illustrated above).
Ex - Trompeter collection
NGC MS-60. Ex - Superior Galleries'
"The ANA 2001 National Money Show Auction", March 8-9, 2001, Lot
870, sold for $6,210.00
AU-50. Ex - Bowers and Merena
Galleries, "The Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection, Part IV Sale",
November 20-21, 2000, Lot 674, illustrated, sold for $747.50 Purchased from Jack. L. Klausen on
April 19, 1969
EF-45. Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries, "The Harry W. Bass,
Jr. Collection, Part IV Sale", November 20-21, 2000, Lot
675, illustrated, sold for $805.00 Purchased from Stanley Kesselman on April 28, 1967
The finest Uncirculated example graded by PCGS is a single MS-62.
The finest Proof example graded by PCGS is a single PR-64.
Sources and/or recommended
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service