Feedback

X

Leave Comment

SERIES: Flowing Hair Chain Cents 1793
LEVEL: Minor Variety or Die Variety

1793 Chain 1C S-4 Periods, BN (Regular Strike)

View All Coin Images

PCGS MS66BN

"AMERICA" REVERSE ATTRIBUTION GUIDE

PCGS AU53BN
PCGS #:
35444
Diameter:
27.00 millimeters
Designer:
Attributed to Henry Voight
Weight:
13.48 grams
Edge:
Bars and Vines
Mintage:
36,103
Metal Content:
Copper
Auction Record:
$2,350,000 • PCGS MS66 • 1-7-2015 • Heritage
Go To Grade
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 6
  • 8
  • 10
  • 12
  • 15
  • 20
  • 25
  • 30
  • 35
  • 40
  • 45
  • 45+
  • 50
  • 50+
  • 53
  • 53+
  • 55
  • 55+
  • 58
  • 65
  • 66
  • 67
6
10,250
1
8
15,000
1
10
18,000
1
12
25,000
1
15
28,000
20
35,000
25
41,000
2
30
52,000
35
65,000
40
87,500
45
105,000
45+
107,000
50
132,500
2
50+
135,000
53
155,000
1
53+
157,500
55+
182,500
58
240,000
65
1,200,000
67
3,500,000
Rarity and Survival Estimates (Explain)
Grades Survival
Estimate 
Numismatic
Rarity 
Relative Rarity
By Type 
Relative Rarity
By Series 
All Grades 300 R-6.4 2 / 3 2 / 3
60 or Better 2 R-9.9 1 / 3 TIE 1 / 3 TIE
65 or Better 1 R-10.0 1 / 3 TIE 1 / 3 TIE
Condition Census (Explain) Show more rows
Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS66BN PCGS grade

George W. Merritt Collection - Édouard Frossard 1/1879:79 - Édouard Frossard - Lorin G. Parmelee Collection - New York Coin & Stamp Co. 6/1890:668 - Harlan P. Smith Collection - Virgil M. Brand Collection and Estate, sold privately on 2/7/1941 - B.G. Johnson (St. Louis Stamp & Coin Co., sold privately on 2/18/1943 - Abe Kosoff - Oscar J. Pearl Collection - Numismatic Gallery 1944 FPL, lot 3 - T. James Clarke Collection, sold privately in 10/1954 - R.E. Naftzger, Jr. Collection, sold privately on 2/23/1992 - Eric Streiner - Jay Parrino (The Mint) - Heritage 1/2015:4011, $2,350,000

2 MS65BN PCGS grade  

W. Elliot Woodward 10/1864:603 - Joseph Zanoni - Thomas Cleneay - S.H. & H. Chapman 12/1890:1795 - Charles Steigerwalt - John G. Mills - S.H. & H. Chapman 4/1904:1227 - George H. Earle, Jr. - Henry Chapman 6/1912:3355 - Clarence S. Bement - Henry Chapman 5/1916:286 - Col. James W. Ellsworth 3/1923 - Wayte Raymond 1923 - William Cutler Atwater - B. Max Mehl 6/1946:10 - Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. - Eliasberg Estate - Bowers & Merena 5/1996:487 - Spectrum Numismatics - American Numismatic Rarities 7/2004:6 - Heritage 1/2012:3020, $1,380,000

3 AU58 PCGS grade  
4 AU55 PCGS grade  
4 AU55 PCGS grade  
Condition Census (Explain) Show fewer rows
Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS66BN PCGS grade

George W. Merritt Collection - Édouard Frossard 1/1879:79 - Édouard Frossard - Lorin G. Parmelee Collection - New York Coin & Stamp Co. 6/1890:668 - Harlan P. Smith Collection - Virgil M. Brand Collection and Estate, sold privately on 2/7/1941 - B.G. Johnson (St. Louis Stamp & Coin Co., sold privately on 2/18/1943 - Abe Kosoff - Oscar J. Pearl Collection - Numismatic Gallery 1944 FPL, lot 3 - T. James Clarke Collection, sold privately in 10/1954 - R.E. Naftzger, Jr. Collection, sold privately on 2/23/1992 - Eric Streiner - Jay Parrino (The Mint) - Heritage 1/2015:4011, $2,350,000

2 MS65BN PCGS grade  

W. Elliot Woodward 10/1864:603 - Joseph Zanoni - Thomas Cleneay - S.H. & H. Chapman 12/1890:1795 - Charles Steigerwalt - John G. Mills - S.H. & H. Chapman 4/1904:1227 - George H. Earle, Jr. - Henry Chapman 6/1912:3355 - Clarence S. Bement - Henry Chapman 5/1916:286 - Col. James W. Ellsworth 3/1923 - Wayte Raymond 1923 - William Cutler Atwater - B. Max Mehl 6/1946:10 - Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. - Eliasberg Estate - Bowers & Merena 5/1996:487 - Spectrum Numismatics - American Numismatic Rarities 7/2004:6 - Heritage 1/2012:3020, $1,380,000

3 AU58 PCGS grade  
4 AU55 PCGS grade  
4 AU55 PCGS grade  
4 AU55 PCGS grade  
7 AU53 PCGS grade

Clarence S. Bement, privately - Henry Chapman, privately,  1/1936 - Judge Thomas L. Gaskill - New Netherlands Coin Co., privately 11/1956 - Dorothy Paschal 8/1975 - Denis W. Loring 9/1975 - Kenneth M. Goldman 3/1987 - Martin Haber - Caesar Julian - Heritage Rare Coin Galleries, privately 8/1996 - Dennis Mendelson 12/1996 - Denis W. Loring - Heritage 1/2012:3019, $161,000

8 AU50 PCGS grade
8 AU50 PCGS grade
8 AU50 PCGS grade