Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $10 (1838-1907)
Mint: New Orleans
Mintage: 263,000
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 16.7200g
AGW: 0.4837oz
Melt Value: $904.80 (5/18/2021)
Diameter: 27mm
Edge: Reeded
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1851 O $10 MS obverse 1851 O $10 MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

As specialists know, the 1851-O is one of the more easily obtainable O-mint tens. That is, in VF and XF condition. But in AU and mint state it is only marginally more available than the rarest and most highly respected tens from this Southern mint.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 6/29/2020

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1851 O $10 MS
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Base $ 950 975 1150 1225 1275 1300 1450 1800 4150 7750 15500 30000 - 48500 - - - - - -
$ - - - - - - 16100 - - - - - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1105
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 50
High Grade: 64

The chart showing VG series, F series, VF series, 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 5/18/2021 1851 O $10 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base--1344541911562292631461151-1------1105
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---------41-21--------8
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Total--1344541911562292671471172-1------1113
 --0%0%4%5%17%14%21%24%13%1%1%0%-0%------ 

NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1851 O $10 MS PL
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1851 O $10 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base111176484715121969263729853423367540484694640078591385420696313464808574634117093
111255791106816642191275331313507379942635262688698571613424246369255693488787122948
00000016642191275331313507379942635262688698571613424246369255693400
000000181624142869327735913923447858317372118551841527796425056578400
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Grade: AU 58
Points: 3423
Owner: Hugh Stiel Rare Coins
 
Grade: AU 58
Points: 3423
Owner: Hugh Stiel Rare Coins
 
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