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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 1467 $12,925.00
1866/1866 MS 52 $19,975.00
1867 With Rays MS 576 $41,125.00
1867 Rays With Rays MS 11 $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 670 $8,225.00
1868 MS 726 $7,637.50
1869 MS 441 $11,750.00
1870 MS 269 $7,637.50
1871 MS 219 $9,600.00
1872 MS 318 $25,850.00
1873 Open 3 MS 194 $10,575.00
1873 Large/Small 3 MS 14 $19,387.50
1873 Closed 3 MS 121 $5,520.00
1874 MS 232 $9,341.25
1875 MS 230 $8,400.00
1876 MS 324 $9,987.50
1879 MS 163 $11,750.00
1880 MS 118 $91,062.50
1881 MS 283 $8,518.75
1882 MS 707 $26,400.00
1883 Shield MS 1190 $5,060.00
1883/2 Shield MS 169 $25,300.00

Type 1, With Rays, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1866 Rays PR 426 $41,125.00
1867 Rays PR 103 $132,250.00

Type 2, No Rays, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1867 No Rays - Pattern Reverse PR 4 $7,050.00
1867 No Rays PR 352 $35,250.00
1868 PR 253 $9,400.00
1869 PR 299 $15,862.50
1870 PR 322 $13,200.00
1871 PR 320 $12,075.00
1872 PR 353 $11,162.50
1873 Closed 3 PR 390 $35,250.00
1874 PR 302 $12,650.00
1875 PR 344 $9,987.50
1876 PR 444 $18,400.00
1877 PR 507 $19,550.00
1878 PR 643 $25,850.00
1879 PR 391 $86,250.00
1879/8 PR 337 $84,000.00
1880 PR 656 $9,775.00
1881 PR 687 $14,688.00
1882 PR 761 $27,600.00
1883 Shield PR 908 $8,812.50