Coin Specifications

Category: Indian Head $10 (1907-1933)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 138,500
Catalog: KM-130
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 16.7180g
AGW: 0.4837oz
Melt Value: $571.44 (4/25/2015)
Diameter: 27mm
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
Link to this coin

1916 S $10 MS obverse 1916 S $10 MS reverse


  
Expand All    Collapse All

VarietyPlus®


Click on a coin to see VarietyPlus details.

Description & Analysis

Jeff Garrett: This date and mint was well represented in the European banks and examples continue to be found there. Most seen however are at the lower end of the Mint State range with Choice and Gem examples quite scarce. The date is usually found well struck with subdued luster. The Smithsonian collection contains two Superb Gem examples, one of which would easily grade MS 67. The Norweb coin appears to be the finest example in private hands.


GRADE SUMMARY

Loading... Working...

Use the scroll bar at the bottom of this box to view a summary of the NGC Price Guide, NGC Census, Auction Prices Realized and NGC Registry Scores for each grade.

There was no data found for this Coin.

Select Designation

 
NGC PRICE GUIDE
NGC CENSUS*
AUCTION PRICES REALIZED
NGC REGISTRY
SCORE

Select Grade

*To view the Census details for this coin, please sign in or sign up.

Price Guide

Last Updated: 4/9/2015

Click on a price to see historical prices, comparison charts and trends.

1916 S $10 MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 825 850 875 925 975 1100 1175 1300 1675 2850 4200 9000 15750 28500 53500 145000 - - -
$ - - 1200 1375 1850 - 4850 12500 21500 33000 - - -

The World Coin Price Guide is independently compiled by Krause Publications’ NumisMaster. NGC makes this information available to its website visitors as a free service, but in no way does the information provided represent NGC’s official opinion or policy. For example, varieties listed in the World Coin Price Guide may not necessarily be recognized by NGC. Please contact NGC Customer Service with any questions.

NGC Price and Value Guides Disclaimer

Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 903
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 60
High Grade: 65


Upcoming Auctions

A random selection of NGC coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
4/26/2015 AU Details  Heritage Auctions 2015 April 22 - 26 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(7), 1219/Lot# 8528


Auction Prices Realized

A random selection of coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
8/14/1995 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions 1995 Pre-ANAheim Bullet Sale #140, 140/Lot# 405 $1,870.00
6/27/2005 NGC MS 61   David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction 43: The Cook Family Collection, 47/Lot# 1514 $661.25
1/31/2010 NGC AU 55   Goldberg January 31 - February 3, 2010 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 57/Lot# 2325 $690.00
6/2/2010 PCGS AU 50   Teletrade Auction 2865, 2865/Lot# 2137 $862.50
9/20/2010 PCGS MS 63   Bonhams Coins and Banknotes, 18602/Lot# 1347 $6,435.00
9/7/2011 NGC MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2011 September Long Beach Signature US Coin Auction Session(3), 1159/Lot# 4457 $2,185.00
2/22/2013 NGC AU 58   Stack's Bowers The March 2013 Baltimore Auction, 181/Lot# 8137 $1,125.65
11/1/2013 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2013 November 1 - 3 US Coin Signature Auction - New York Session(2), 1191/Lot# 3892 $14,688.68
11/1/2013 PCGS AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2013 November 1 - 3 US Coin Signature Auction - New York Session(4), 1191/Lot# 4722 $1,145.63


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1916 S $10 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base3333379381182994910241128119312711799269942025656734694853224357042100468
33332667998178699741058114912191447209932004686621980591707140509715170
000000817869974105811491219144720993200468662198059170714050900
000000823909999109311711245162323993701517167828772246574877500
Registry Image Gallery

No Images Found

Related Articles

Collecting Saint-Gaudens, Part III - 1912-1933 $10s

3/15/2012  — In Part III of the series, Jeff Garrett discusses 1912 through 1933 Saint-Gaudens Eagles.
View full article >


NGC Auction Central Disclaimer