- USA Coin Book
- Gold $10 Eagle
- Coronet Head
1870 CC Coronet Head Gold $10 Eagle
New Style Liberty Head - With Motto
Metal Composition: 90% Gold - 10% Copper
Diameter: 27 mm
Mass / Weight: 16.72 grams
What this coin looks like (obverse, reverse, mint mark location, special features, etc.):
1870 was the first year that the Carson City mint produced gold eagle coins. 5908 of these coins were originally produced but only about 50 are known to exist today - making this an exceptionally rare and valuable coin. Source of example image is courtesy of Heritage Auction Galleries.
USA Coin Book estimated value of 1870-CC Coronet Head Gold $10 Eagle is worth $25,483 in average condition and can be worth $135,538 or more in uncirculated (MS+) mint condition. Click here to learn how to use coin price charts. Also, click here to learn about grading coins. The Melt Value shown below is how valuable the coin's metal is worth (bare minimum value of coin). Click here to see the Melt Value of every US coin.
MELT VALUE: $618.79
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