1928-S 10C, FB MS (PCGS# 4971)

2010 August Boston, MA Signature & Platinum Night ANA Coin Auction #1143

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Lot Description
1928-S 10C MS67 Full Bands PCGS. CAC. From its appearance in Kritzman: "This is a spectacular coin whose brilliant surfaces are virtually unaffected by post-striking defects. The mint luster is bright, frosted, and especially intense on this superb piece." The reverse bands are cleanly separated, and the obverse is similarly well-defined. One of the earliest MS67 Full Bands examples of this issue certified; today, there are seven such pieces in the PCGS Population Report, but there are still none finer (6/10). Ex: Kritzman (Heritage, 1/2002), lot 6643, which realized $18,400. From The Joshua II Collection of Mercury Dimes, #1 All-Time Finest PCGS Registry Set.
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