1884-S $5 XF45

CERTIFICATION#: -27401
PCGS#: 8366

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Sold by Bowers and Merena Nov '83 price realized $187

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): The 1884-S is moderately scarce in all grades and is very difficult to locate in strictly uncirculated condition. It is not as rare as the lower mintage 1883-S but it is a little more rare than the 1884.

 

Diameter: 21.65 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 177,000 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 1,250 R-4.9 61 / 106 TIE 172 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 250 R-6.6 57 / 106 TIE 158 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 106 1 / 218

Condition Census

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