1877 $2.50 PR63

CERTIFICATION#: -35210
PCGS#: 7903

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Ex. Melish; Kosoff Sale (1956) Sold by David Akers Numismatics May '98 Price realized $28600

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): Proofs, of course, are extremely rare and probably no more than half of the original mintage remians in unimpaired condition.

Diameter: 18.00 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 20 Weight: 4.18 grams Metal Content: 90% Gold, 10% Copper
55+
8,100
58
8,250
58+
8,350
60
8,500
62
11,000
62+
11,500
63
13,500
63+
15,000
64
22,500
1
64+
25,000
65+
45,000
66
55,000
1

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 13 R-9.4 14 / 60 TIE 14 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 12 R-9.5 13 / 60 TIE 13 / 60 TIE
65 or Better 4 R-9.8 11 / 60 TIE 11 / 60 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR66 PCGS grade  
2 PR65 PCGS grade  
2 PR65 PCGS grade  
4 PR64 PCGS grade  
5 PR58 estimated grade