1872 TEN DOLLARS OR EAGLE
PCGS Nos: 8663, 8812, 98812
Circulation strikes: 1,620
Gold - 90%
Other - 10%
Weight: ±258 grains
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia, PA) below the eagle on the reverse
Images courtesy of Heritage
Proof (illustrated above).
Ex - Trompeter collection
NGC Proof-66, Cameo. Ex -
Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature
Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 7393, illustrated, not sold
PCGS Proof-64. Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan
Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 2455 Not Sold
PCGS Proof-64. Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s,
"Summer 2001 Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001,
Lot 9146, plated, unsold
PCGS MS-62. Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries, "The Harry W.
Bass, Jr. Collection, Part IV Sale", November 20-21, 2000, Lot
701, illustrated, sold for $14,375.00 Purchased from Kevin Lipton on August 24, 1978
NGC AU-50. Ex
– American Numismatic Rarities, LLC’s “The Classics Sale,”
July 25, 2003
745, illustrated, not sold
The finest Uncirculated examples graded by PCGS are 2 MS-64's.
The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS is a single PR-66's.
The finest Proof Deep Cameo
graded by PCGS is a single PRDC-66.
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service