1856-S $10 MS (PCGS# 8621)
The November 2011 Baltimore Auction
Lot Number: 9695
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A lustrous honey gold specimen with bold mint bloom in the protected areas. A sharply struck example of this early San Francisco Mint issue. Scarcer in high grade than its mintage of 68,000 suggests; just a half dozen examples of the date have been accorded Mint State recognition by PCGS.