1850-O $10 MS (PCGS# 8605)
The June 2013 Baltimore Auction
Lot Number: 2524
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The deep yellow-gold surfaces exhibit traces of luster, especially in the protected areas. The strike is fairly bold and marks are minimal. From a mintage for the date of 57,500 pieces, the vast majority of which saw heavy circulation. Indeed, we note just three Mint State grading <em>events </em>for the date at NGC, all MS-60, placing Choice AU specimens such as this in high demand among serious eagle collectors.