1885 $2.50 PR62

CERTIFICATION#: -35216
PCGS#: 7911

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Ex. Kreisberg-Schulman Sale (1961) Sold by David Akers Numismatics May '98 Price realized $18150

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): Gem quality proofs are very rare, certainly more so than other proofs with comparable mintages, and most proofs that I have seen were marked up or even circualted.

Diameter: 18.00 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 87 Weight: 4.18 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 42 R-8.6 36 / 60 TIE 36 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 40 R-8.7 36 / 60 TIE 36 / 60 TIE
65 or Better 12 R-9.5 31 / 60 TIE 31 / 60 TIE

Condition Census

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