1859 $5 PR63

CERTIFICATION#: 05652815
PCGS#: 8449

Owner's Comments

Farouk , Norweb, Bass

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): Possibly as many as seven or eight proofs are known including two superb gems in the Royal London Mint Collection that have not been generally accounted for.

Diameter: 21.65 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 80 Weight: 8.24 grams Metal Content: 90% Gold, 10% Copper

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 8 R-9.6 12 / 18 TIE 12 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 7 R-9.6 12 / 18 TIE 12 / 60 TIE
65 or Better 1 R-10.0 1 / 18 TIE 1 / 60 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR58 PCGS grade  
2 PR53 estimated grade