1845 $5 VF30

CERTIFICATION#: -27342
PCGS#: 8223

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Sold by Bowers and Merena Nov '83 price realized $209

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): The 1845 is very similar in overall rarity to the 1844 and 1846 and slightly more rare than the 1843 or 1847. It is generally available only in VF or EF condition and strictly uncirculated specimens are rare.

Diameter: 21.65 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 417,099 Weight: 8.24 grams Metal Content: 90% Gold, 10% Copper
12
415
2
30
455
1
45+
575
50+
760
53+
800
55+
865
58+
1,150
62+
4,600
2
63+
9,750
64+
19,500
65
55,000

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 300 R-6.4 77 / 112 TIE 113 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 25 R-9.0 89 / 112 TIE 120 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 1 R-10.0 1 / 112 TIE 1 / 218 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS64 PCGS grade  
1 MS64 PCGS grade  
1 MS64 PCGS grade  
1 MS64 PCGS grade  
1 MS64 PCGS grade