Tag Archive for: $10 Capped Bust

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Coin 389 – 1795. 13 leaves below eagle. BD-4. Taraszka-4 $10 Capped Bust PCGS MS-66+

Coin Number 389 Here is probably one of the most important surviving early coins of the United States of America. First off it is the highest denomination our newly formed Philadelphia Mint was authorized to strike. By this denomination, other…
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Coin 390 – 1799. Large obverse stars. BD-9. Taraszka-21 $10 Capped Bust PCGS MS-65

Coin Number 390 A monumental gem that offers rich radiant mint frost and dazzling luster. The surfaces are virtually pristine with so few signs of handling and are free of all but the most minute nicks or ticks. The strike is generally sharp,…
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1800 $10 Capped Bust. PCGS MS-63

Cert #8563 21554683 Coin Number 23 This is one of the toughest dates to find of the entire Capped Bust eagle series. The 1800 dated eagles are nearly as rare as those dated 1796 or 1804. This one shows resplendent luster and mint frost and…
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1801 $10 Capped Bust. NGC MS-64

Cert # 1776966-023 Coin Number 24 This is a much scarcer die pairing that employs a short lived obverse die that soon cracks, with the aging reverse used since 1799 and again in 1800 to coin eagles. Quickly identifiable by star eight being…
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1801 $10 Capped Bust. PCGS MS-64

Cert #8564 3517731 Coin Number 25 Here is a glittering near gem that offers bold luster, a crisp and complete strike and stunning surfaces. Even the usually seen soft stars are fairly bold here, a feature seldom seen on this type, especially…
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1803 $10 Capped Bust. Small reverse stars. NGC MS-63

Cert # 1997099-003 Coin Number 26 As we begin with the first die pairing of 1803, this majestic choice coin offers strong luster, a solid strike and good eye appeal. There are some faint adjustment marks crossing into Liberty's hair curls…
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1803 $10 Capped Bust. Small reverse stars. NGC AU-50

Cert # 1276954-001 Coin Number 27 This is a rare die paring which pairs the always seen obverse die with a new reverse, this one with right foot of the E of STATES over the cloud, and the star just touching the upper part of the eagle's beak.…
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1803 $10 Capped Bust. Small reverse stars. NGC MS-63

Cert # 1716046-022 Coin Number 28 We continue with the varieties with the Small Reverse stars with this delightfully choice coin. The surfaces are bathed in frosty luster and the strike is generally sharp. There are a trace of light adjustment…
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1803 $10 Capped Bust. Small reverse stars. NGC MS-64

Cert # 593323-009 Coin Number 29 This is a tough die marriage which is rarely seen at all with a survival estimate of 25 to 30 pieces in all. This one is absolutely fantastic, with near gem quality surfaces, booming visual appeal and a bold…
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1803 $10 Capped Bust. Extra star. NGC MS-63

Cert # 1722648-001 Coin Number 30 Here again, the workhorse obverse die is mated with yet another new reverse die, the fifth of the year so far. On this reverse, the engraver used much larger stars above the eagle, employing a bolder punch…