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Coins Certified as of 12/7

My Coin #-51145

1859 $2.50 Old Rev. PR65

CERTIFICATION#: -51145
PCGS#: 7885

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Ex. FCC Boyd; Memorable Sale (1948) Sold by David Akers Numsimatics, Oct '97.

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): A small number of proofs (probably less than ten) are known.

Diameter: 18.00 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 80 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 6 R-9.7 12 / 60 12 / 60
60 or Better 6 R-9.7 12 / 60 12 / 60
65 or Better 3 R-9.8 11 / 60 TIE 11 / 60 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR66 PCGS grade  

American Numismatic Rarities 1/2005:865, $75,900

2 PR62 PCGS grade  

Stanley Kesselman, sold privately on 4/5/1971 - Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection - Bowers & Merena 10/1999:503, $10,925