1880 $2.50 PR64

CERTIFICATION#: -35212
PCGS#: 7906

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Ex. Melish; Kosoff Sale (1956) Sold by David Akers Numismatics May '98 Price realized $26400

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): True proofs are very rare, more so in fact than the higher priced proofs of 1881.

Diameter: 18.00 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 36 Weight: 4.18 grams Metal Content: 90% Gold, 10% Copper
55+
3,750
58
4,000
58+
4,350
60
5,000
61
5,500
62
6,500
1
62+
7,150
63+
11,000
64
16,500
3
64+
18,500
65
35,000
2
65+
37,500

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 27 R-8.9 30 / 60 TIE 30 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 25 R-9.0 27 / 60 TIE 27 / 60 TIE
65 or Better 8 R-9.6 28 / 60 TIE 28 / 60 TIE

Condition Census

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