1886-S $5 AU55

CERTIFICATION#: -27404
PCGS#: 8370

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Sold by Bowers and Merena Nov '83 price realized $330

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): The 1886-S is a very common date in any condition including choice uncirculated.

 

Diameter: 21.65 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 3,268,000 Weight: 8.24 grams Metal Content: 90% Gold, 10% Copper
2
380
3
360
4
335
6
340
10
350
12
355
1
15
360
4
20
365
25
370
1
30
375
4
35
375
4
45+
385
50+
390
53+
395
55+
435
58+
440
63+
1,250
10

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 12,000 R-2.9 100 / 106 TIE 212 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 4,500 R-4.1 91 / 106 TIE 192 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 12 R-9.5 32 / 106 TIE 48 / 218 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS65 PCGS grade  
2 MS65 PCGS grade  
2 MS65 PCGS grade  
2 MS65 PCGS grade  
2 MS65 PCGS grade