1880-S $5 MS65

CERTIFICATION#: -27392
PCGS#: 8353

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Sold by Bowers and Merena Nov '83 price realized $3080

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): The 1880-S is very common in all grades including choice uncirculated.

Diameter: 21.65 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 1,348,900 Weight: 8.24 grams Metal Content: 90% Gold, 10% Copper
2
380
3
360
4
335
6
340
8
345
12
355
1
15
360
20
365
35
375
7
40
385
11
45+
385
50+
390
53+
395
55+
440
58+
445
62+
635
8

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 5,000 R-4.0 85 / 106 TIE 197 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 1,250 R-4.9 74 / 106 TIE 175 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 2 R-9.9 7 / 106 TIE 18 / 218 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS65 PCGS grade  
1 MS65 PCGS grade
3 MS64+ PCGS grade
3 MS64+ PCGS grade  
3 MS64+ PCGS grade