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1795 SILVER DOLLAR -
BOLENDER 10

Variety equivalents: Bowers/Borckardt 22

Rarity: Extremely Rare

 

Known examples:
"Uncirculated".  Ex - Numismatic Gallery, January 20, 1945, Lot 12, illustrated, sold for $150 - Adolf Friedman - Numismatic Gallery's 1949 ANA Convention Sale, August 1949, Lot 146 - Harold L. Bareford - Stack's sale of the Bareford collection, October 22-23, 1981, Lot 404, illustrated - Jim Matthews - Stack's "The 400 Sale", January 13-14, 1988, Lot 1166 - "prominent New Jersey collector"

PCGS VF-35.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coin & Collectibles' "The Fairchild Family Trust Collection Sale", May 28-30, 2001, Lot 843, "B-10", illustrated, sold for $13,225.00

NGC VF-35.  Ex - purchased "over the counter" by J.J. Teaparty Rare Coins in April 2000 - "east coast early dollar specialist's collection.

"VF-30".  Ex - Brooks (?) - Bowers & Merena, June 11-12, 1989, Lot 160 - Jim Matthews

"Very Fine 20".  Ex - New England Rare Coin Auctions, Inc.'s 1979 ANA Auction, July 29-August 1, 1979, Lot 1027, not illustrated - Jules Reiver

"Fine to Very Fine".  Ex - 1952 ANA Convention sale, Lot 3099, illustrated, sold for $59 - Mid-American Rare Coin Auctions, Inc.'s "San Diego Sale", September 27-28, 1985, Lot 514 - H.W. "Woody" Blevins? - Superior Galleries June 1988 sale, Lot 3592 - New Jersey collector

NGC Fine-15.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part III", May 21, 2001, Lot 2, "BB-22, B-10, Head of '95, Two leaves", illustrated, sold for $4,830.00

"Fine-12".  Ex - cherry-picked by Jules Reiver in the 1970s - Jim Matthews - 1982 Heritage ANA Sale, unattributed

"Fine".  Ex - Guttag Brothers - Bolender's 183rd Auction Sale, February 23, 1952, Lot 12, illustrated, sold for $85 - K.P. Austin, sold privately through Bolender - Alfred J. Ostheimer, sold in the 1970s - Superior Galleries - unnamed collector - Superior Galleries' 1975 ANA Sale, Lot 805 - H. Roland Willasch - Superior Galleries' sale of the Willasch collection, May 1990, Lot 448 - W. David Perkins

"Very Good".  Ex - John W. Haseltine's "Haseltine Type Table Catalog Sale, November 1, 1881

Notes:
The "Tecumseh" specimen (ex - Steve Ivy Numismatic Auctions, December 9-10, 1979, Lot 793) was a 1795 B-11, not a B-10!

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The 1795 B-10 Silver Dollar - Much Rarer Than Thought" by W. David Perkins, John Reich Journal, July 2000, pages 12-21