1871 G$1 MS61

CERTIFICATION#: -35050
PCGS#: 7571

Owner's Comments

PCGS grade. Ex. Greeen; Mehl (1949) Sold by David Akers Numismatics Oct '97 Price realized $1045

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): A very scarce date, but when available, almost always choice. Many of the specimens that I have seen are softly struck in the centers, particularly on the hair above Liberty's head and on the word DOLLAR and the date on the reverse.

Diameter: 14.30 millimeters Designer: James Barton Longacre Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 3,900 Weight: 1.70 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 275 R-6.5 25 / 49 39 / 81 TIE
60 or Better 225 R-6.7 29 / 49 48 / 81
65 or Better 45 R-8.6 24 / 49 TIE 36 / 81 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS68 PCGS grade David Akers - Dr. Steven Duckor
1 MS68 PCGS grade  
3 MS67+ PCGS grade  
4 MS67 PCGS grade Simpson Collection
4 MS67 PCGS grade