1878-CC $5 AU50

CERTIFICATION#: 15304805
PCGS#: 8346

Owner's Comments

Allen Rowe Northern Nevada Coin

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): After the 1870-CC, the 1878-CC is the rarest Carson City Half Mint Half Eagle, and in my survey, the 1878-CC actually appeared less often (32 times compared to 37) than the 1870-CC.

Diameter: 21.65 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 9,054 Weight: 8.24 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 97 R-8.0 18 / 106 TIE 51 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 106 1 / 218
65 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 106 1 / 218

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS62 estimated grade  
2 AU58 PCGS grade  

Heritage 5/2007:2303 - Heritage 1/2011:5120 - Rusty Goe, 1/2011 - Battle Born Collection. - Stack’s/Bowers 8/2012:11009, $43,125

2 AU58 PCGS grade  
2 AU58 PCGS grade  
2 AU58 PCGS grade