Scotty's type gold
$10 Draped Bust, Heraldic Eagle (1797-1804)





Coin Details

Origin/Country: UNITED STATES
Design Description: EAGLES - DRAPED BUST
Item Description: $10 1799 SMALL STARS OBV
Full Grade: PCGS XF 45
Owner: scotty's gold

Set Details

Custom Sets: This coin is not in any custom sets.
Competitive Sets: Scotty's type gold   Score: 4179
Scotty's Early Eagles   Score: 6820
Research: NGC Coin Explorer NGC Coin Price Guide

Owner Comments:

1799- PCGS (OGH) XF45. BD-7, Taraszka-19. This is the most available of the eight small star die pairings. The irregular date has a rather haphazard spacing of the digits and appears on this die paring as well as on variety BD-8. An estimated 300 to 400 examples of both irregular die parings are thought to still exist. This coin has pale yellow-gold surfaces with scattered old pinscratches in the fields and a scratch under Liberty's throat. The reverse is cleaner. There is a die rotation of approximately 18 degrees. This coin appears to have been net graded as both sides have details commensurate with a higher grade. Note the full and strong strike of the denticles and the complete absence of adjustment marks. The eagle's breast feathers, feet and arrows still show plainly.

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