1852 $2.50 XF40

CERTIFICATION#: -35139
PCGS#: 7763

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Sold by David Akers Numismatics May '98 Price realized $198

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): The 1852 has the fourth highest mintage of any quarter eagle and is one of only four quarter eagles with a mintage in excess of one million pieces. Choice uncirculated specimens are fairly common.

Diameter: 18.00 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 1,159,681 Weight: 4.18 grams Metal Content: 90% Gold, 10% Copper
3
285
4
260
6
265
8
270
1
10
275
1
12
280
1
15
285
20
290
25
295
35
305
45+
320
50+
330
53+
335
55+
380
58+
440
62+
655
2
64+
2,750
1
65+
8,000
1
66+
17,000
67
27,500
1

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 750 R-5.5 119 / 147 119 / 147
60 or Better 350 R-6.3 121 / 147 TIE 121 / 147 TIE
65 or Better 17 R-9.2 53 / 147 53 / 147

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade  
2 MS66 PCGS grade
3 MS65 PCGS grade Trzaska Collection
3 MS65 PCGS grade  
3 MS65 PCGS grade