Coin Specifications

Category: Indian Head $10 (1907-1933)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 811,000
Catalog: KM-130
Obverse Designer: Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Reverse Designer: Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 16.72g
AGW: 0.4840oz
Melt Value: $587.58 (5/28/2016)
Diameter: 27mm
Edge: 46 Raised Stars
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
Link to this coin

1910 S $10 MS obverse 1910 S $10 MS reverse


  
Expand All    Collapse All

VarietyPlus®


Click on a coin to see VarietyPlus details.

Description & Analysis

Jeff Garrett: Despite a relatively high mintage approaching 1 million coins, the 1910-S is very rare in Choice condition. The date can be considered one of the true condition rarities of the series. Most examples were melted and just a few are known in Gem condition. An MS 66 example sold at auction in 2009 for $120,750. The retail value of an MS 60 example is under $2,000. With the melt value of a $10 Indian currently around the $900 level, these can be considered an incredible bargain! The same can be said for many other issues of the series.


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: 11/3/2015

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

1910 S $10 MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 825 850 875 950 975 1000 1075 1125 1350 2200 3850 9250 18000 62500 140000 - - - -
$ - - - 1200 1400 - 5100 12750 25000 - - - -

NGC Price and Value Guides Disclaimer

Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1879
Low Grade: F
Average Grade: 58
High Grade: 66


Upcoming Auctions


Auction Prices Realized

A random selection of coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
3/28/2001 NGC AU 55   Teletrade Auction 1421, 1421/Lot# 1704 $337.60
5/28/2006 PCGS AU 58   Goldberg May 28-31, 2006 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 36/Lot# 654 $546.25
9/20/2010 PCGS MS 64   Bonhams Coins and Banknotes, 18602/Lot# 1330 $15,210.00
2/3/2011 PCGS AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2011 February Long Beach Signature US Coin Auction Session(5), 1152/Lot# 9318 $1,035.00
3/18/2011 NGC AU 50   Stack's Bowers The March 2011 Baltimore Auction Online Only Session, 91/Lot# 12732 $741.75
10/18/2012 PCGS AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2012 October 18-21 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas Session(6), 1175/Lot# 10403 $998.75
6/1/2014 NGC MS 62   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/01/2014, 198/Lot# 197760 $4,400.00
12/7/2014 PCGS AU 58   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 833, 842/Lot# 422 $4,400.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1910 S $10 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base33333783806829905953102210661239204831494630833895883162057590103971134561
333326379081385492197610361123150824153642586687541693240276730501141670
000000813854921976103611231508241536425866875416932402767305000
000000821879937999105111811778278241367102917124276489338851000
Registry Image Gallery
Grade: AU 58
Points: 831
Owner: GSA_Gem_Quest
 
View the Registry Image Gallery

Related Articles

Collecting Saint-Gaudens, Part II - 1907-1911-S $10s

3/1/2012 — Jeff Garrett continues his discussion of Saint-Gaudens coinage with a brief overview of the Indian Head Ten Dollar series.
View full article >


NGC Auction Central Disclaimer