Coin Specifications

Category: Indian Head $10 (1907-1933)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 184,789
Catalog: KM-130
Obverse Designer: Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Reverse Designer: Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 16.7180g
AGW: 0.4837oz
Melt Value: $583.58 (5/24/2015)
Diameter: 27mm
Edge: 46 raised stars
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1909 $10 MS obverse 1909 $10 MS reverse


  
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There are no NGC varieties for this coin.

Description & Analysis

Jeff Garrett: The 1909 Philadelphia $10 is one of the true condition rarities of the series. Examples in low Mint State grades can be found relatively easy. Gem examples are very rare. Most examples are well struck with the usual dirty surfaces.


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Price Guide

Last Updated: 4/9/2015

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1909 $10 MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 790 800 830 840 850 870 890 910 940 1100 1850 4650 9700 20500 37000 92500 - - -
$ - - 900 920 975 - 2050 5650 12000 23000 - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 2099
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 60
High Grade: 67


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6/7/2015 MS 63   Heritage Auctions 2015 June 4 - 7 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(4), 1221/Lot# 5362
6/7/2015 MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2015 June 4 - 7 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(5), 1221/Lot# 8278


Auction Prices Realized

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2/1/2004 NGC AU 58   Teletrade Auction 1838, 1838/Lot# 1537 $467.50
1/12/2005 PCGS MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2005 Ft. Lauderdale FL. (FUN) Signature Sale #360, 360/Lot# 9341 $632.50
9/20/2010 NGC MS 64   Bonhams Coins and Banknotes, 18602/Lot# 1322 $5,557.00
9/4/2011 PCGS MS 61   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 09/04/2011, 134/Lot# 16134 $1,155.00
1/29/2012 PCGS MS 64   Goldberg January 29 - February 1, 2012 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 67/Lot# 1826 $6,440.00
9/9/2013 NGC MS 61   Teletrade Auction 3447, 3447/Lot# 2462 $850.00
10/5/2014 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131441/Lot# 23395 $3,936.25
1/11/2015 PCGS MS 61   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 838, 847/Lot# 298 $850.00
3/27/2015 PCGS MS 62   Stack's Bowers March 2015 Baltimore, 6065/Lot# 7402 $1,057.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1909 $10 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base33333774802829868894933958100512392072269942175747185183333259577105857
333326078381184287690794197310831516228132054727100042345642080750030
0000008118428769079419731083151622813205472710004234564208000
0000008208558859209499891161179424903711523714261283945082800
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Grade: MS 61
Points: 1005
Owner: Vespasian49
 
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