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PCGS Auction Prices

Shield Nickel (1866-1883)

Type 1, With Rays, MS

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1866 With Rays MS 1364 $12,925.00
1866/1866 MS 50 $19,975.00
1867 With Rays MS 524 $41,125.00
1867 Rays With Rays MS 10 $2,115.00

Type 2, No Rays, MS

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1867/1867 No Rays MS 1 $276.00
1867 No Rays MS 618 $8,225.00
1868 MS 661 $7,637.50
1869 MS 401 $11,750.00
1870 MS 254 $7,637.50
1871 MS 202 $9,600.00
1872 MS 285 $25,850.00
1873 Open 3 MS 182 $10,575.00
1873 Large/Small 3 MS 11 $18,800.00
1873 Closed 3 MS 109 $5,520.00
1874 MS 200 $9,341.25
1875 MS 215 $8,400.00
1876 MS 302 $9,987.50
1879 MS 156 $11,750.00
1880 MS 109 $91,062.50
1881 MS 266 $8,518.75
1882 MS 652 $26,400.00
1883 Shield MS 1082 $5,060.00
1883/2 Shield MS 159 $25,300.00

Type 1, With Rays, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1866 Rays PR 411 $41,125.00
1867 Rays PR 102 $132,250.00

Type 2, No Rays, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1867 No Rays - Pattern Reverse PR 2 $7,050.00
1867 No Rays PR 343 $35,250.00
1868 PR 241 $9,400.00
1869 PR 287 $15,862.50
1870 PR 312 $9,200.00
1871 PR 300 $12,075.00
1872 PR 342 $11,162.50
1873 Closed 3 PR 357 $35,250.00
1874 PR 288 $12,650.00
1875 PR 329 $9,987.50
1876 PR 421 $18,400.00
1877 PR 485 $19,550.00
1878 PR 618 $25,850.00
1879 PR 369 $86,250.00
1879/8 PR 321 $23,000.00
1880 PR 622 $9,775.00
1881 PR 646 $14,688.00
1882 PR 723 $27,600.00
1883 Shield PR 859 $8,812.50