An important and popular numismatic rarity -- this is the famed 'Little Orphan Annie' Seated dime which is legendary among Seated collectors. Nice underlying luster glitters through rich olive patina on both sides of this handsome AU. Well-struck and free of any individually distracting marks.
Scarce and desirable O-mint from a low mintage of 230,000 coins.
A popular type coin with arrows added to the design to adjust the weight of the planchet.
The first year of the resumption of the stars-obverse design. Large date variety.
Key S-mint. Only 140,000 coins struck of this date and few survive above VG-F grades.
Slightly better date struck during the Civil War conflict.
CAC approved for quality. PCGS+ grade for premium quality at the top of end of the assigned grade.
Affordable Civil War date with satiny luster beneath patina of aquamarine, rose, and violet tones. The number one set contains a MS67 example for the date.
Wonderful rainbow tones grace the surfaces of this handsome survivor. From a very low mintage issue struck during the Civil War, Only 11,000 coins were struck.
The 1867-S is an exceedingly difficult issue from a lower mintage issue of 140,000 coins struck.
Low mintage date of 450,000. Scarce in mint state.
Low mintage date of 50,000. Scarce in mint state.
CAC approved for quality.
Final year of issue for the legend obverse, no arrows at date design, until resumption in 1875. The open 3 variety is the scarcer of the two major date types of this issue.
Nice and original gem example of this with arrows type coin form the 1873-74 series. CAC approved for quality.
The first year for resumption of the legend-obverse design with arrows removed at the date.
The first year for resumption of the legend-obverse design with arrows removed at the date. This superb gem is tied for finest known at both services! Intensely lustrous surfaces are sharply detailed with touches of golden toning throughout. Excellent eye appeal!
Affordable and original Carson City issue.
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