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
375
3
355
4
330
6
335
10
345
12
350
1
15
355
4
20
360
25
365
1
30
370
4
35
370
4
45+
380
50+
385
53+
390
55+
420
58+
425
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