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m (Text replacement - "* Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, ''Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed.,'' Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012." to "* Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, ''Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed.'', Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.")
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[[Image:Colombia 1861Bo 10 pesos obv Eliasberg 1622.jpg|300px|thumb|Eliasberg lot 1622]]
 
[[Image:Colombia 1861Bo 10 pesos obv Eliasberg 1622.jpg|300px|thumb|Eliasberg lot 1622]]
 
[[Image:Colombia 1861B 10 pesos rev Eliasberg AN36103385-rz.jpg|300px|thumb]]
 
[[Image:Colombia 1861B 10 pesos rev Eliasberg AN36103385-rz.jpg|300px|thumb]]
[[Image:Colombia 1861Bo 10 pesos Heritage 397093021o.jpg|300px|thumb|another specimen; Heritage sale 397]]
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[[Image:Colombia 1861Bo 10 pesos Heritage 397093021o.jpg|300px|thumb|Heritage sale 397, lot 13019]]
 
[[Image:Colombia 1861 10 pesos Heritage 397093021r.jpg|300px|thumb|photo courtesy Heritage Auction Galleries]]
 
[[Image:Colombia 1861 10 pesos Heritage 397093021r.jpg|300px|thumb|photo courtesy Heritage Auction Galleries]]
  
The first specimen was lot 1622 in the Eliasberg sale, where it sold for $862.50. The catalog description<sup>[1]</sup> noted, "1861 10 pesos. Bogotá mint. AU-55 (NGC). Types as above. Medium gold, rim scrape at 9:00 on reverse. A better date of this type. From the John H. Clapp Collection; Clapp estate to Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr., 1942." This type was struck 1858-62 and is slightly more common than the ten pesos of the previous regime.  
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The first specimen was lot 1622 in the Eliasberg sale, where it sold for $862.50. The catalog description<sup>[1]</sup> noted, "1861 10 pesos. Bogotá mint. AU-55 (NGC). Types as above. Medium gold, rim scrape at 9:00 on reverse. A better date of this type. From the John H. Clapp Collection; Clapp estate to Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr., 1942." The second specimen was lot 13019 in Heritage sale 397 (New York, January 2006), where it sold for $1,265. The catalog description<sup>[2]</sup> noted, "Confederacion Granadina. Gold 10 Pesos 1861 Bogota, AU55 PCGS, beautiful harvest orange and lilac toning over lustrous surfaces - an appealing example of this scarce type and date." This type was struck 1858-62 and is slightly more common than the ten pesos of the previous regime.  
  
 
''Recorded mintage:'' 834.  
 
''Recorded mintage:'' 834.  
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* Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, ''Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed.,'' Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.
 
* Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, ''Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed.,'' Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.
 
* Restrepo, Jorge Emilio, ''Monedas de Colombia, 1619-2006,'' Medellin, Colombia: Impresiones Rojo, 2006.
 
* Restrepo, Jorge Emilio, ''Monedas de Colombia, 1619-2006,'' Medellin, Colombia: Impresiones Rojo, 2006.
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* <sup>[2]</sup>Tucker, Warren, and Scott Cordry, ''Heritage Signature Auction 397: World Coins,'' Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2005.
  
 
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* return to coins of [[Colombia]]
 
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[[Category: Gold coins of South America]][[Category:Selections from the Eliasberg Collection]]
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[[Category: Gold coins of South America]][[Category:Selections from the Eliasberg Collection]][[Category:Selections from Heritage sale 397]]

Latest revision as of 20:49, 23 May 2020

Eliasberg lot 1622
Colombia 1861B 10 pesos rev Eliasberg AN36103385-rz.jpg
Heritage sale 397, lot 13019
photo courtesy Heritage Auction Galleries

The first specimen was lot 1622 in the Eliasberg sale, where it sold for $862.50. The catalog description[1] noted, "1861 10 pesos. Bogotá mint. AU-55 (NGC). Types as above. Medium gold, rim scrape at 9:00 on reverse. A better date of this type. From the John H. Clapp Collection; Clapp estate to Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr., 1942." The second specimen was lot 13019 in Heritage sale 397 (New York, January 2006), where it sold for $1,265. The catalog description[2] noted, "Confederacion Granadina. Gold 10 Pesos 1861 Bogota, AU55 PCGS, beautiful harvest orange and lilac toning over lustrous surfaces - an appealing example of this scarce type and date." This type was struck 1858-62 and is slightly more common than the ten pesos of the previous regime.

Recorded mintage: 834.

Specification: 16.13 g, .900 fine gold, .467 troy oz AGW, this specimen: 16.05 grams, 26.20 mm diameter.

Catalog reference: KM 129.1, Fr-88.

Source:

  • [1]Kraljevich, John, John Pack, Elizabeth O. Piper and Frank Van Valen, The Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr., Collection of World Gold Coins and Medals, Wolfboro, NH: American Numismatic Rarities, 2005.
  • Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
  • Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.
  • Restrepo, Jorge Emilio, Monedas de Colombia, 1619-2006, Medellin, Colombia: Impresiones Rojo, 2006.
  • [2]Tucker, Warren, and Scott Cordry, Heritage Signature Auction 397: World Coins, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2005.

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