1856 G$1 Slanted 5 PR65

CERTIFICATION#: -35062
PCGS#: 7606

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Ex. Parmelee; Woodin; Boyd; Melish; Kosoff (1956) Sold by David Akers Numismatics Oct '97 Price realized $35750

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): There are relatively few proofs known, perhaps six or seven in all, and the last one that I know of that was offered for sale was a specimen sold by Bowers and Ruddy Galleries three or four years ago.

Diameter: 14.30 millimeters Designer: James Barton Longacre Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 10 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 8 R-9.6 1 / 34 4 / 38 TIE
60 or Better 8 R-9.6 1 / 34 4 / 38 TIE
65 or Better 3 R-9.8 3 / 34 TIE 4 / 38 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR65 PCGS grade  
2 PR64 PCGS grade