1889 G$1 PR64

CERTIFICATION#: -39774
PCGS#: 7639

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Sold by B. Max Mehl Jun '41 price realized $4.4

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): Although the proof mintage is the highest of any gold dollar (in fact, the highest for any United States gold coin), proof 1889 gold dollars are at least as scarce as the proofs from 1884 to 1888.

Diameter: 14.30 millimeters Designer: James Barton Longacre Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 1,779 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 150 R-7.5 30 / 34 TIE 34 / 38 TIE
60 or Better 149 R-7.5 30 / 34 TIE 34 / 38 TIE
65 or Better 65 R-8.3 29 / 34 TIE 31 / 38 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR67 PCGS grade  
1 PR67 PCGS grade  
3 PR66 PCGS grade  
3 PR66 PCGS grade  
3 PR66 PCGS grade