1830 $5 (Regular Strike)

Series: Capped Bust $5 1807-1834

PCGS MS65

PCGS MS65

PCGS MS63

PCGS MS63

PCGS MS62+

PCGS MS62+

PCGS #:
8152
Designer:
Robert Scot & John Reich
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
23.80 millimeters
Weight:
8.75 grams
Mintage:
126,351
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
91.7% Gold, 8.3% Copper
Major Varieties

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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 27 R-8.9 5 / 9 17 / 42 TIE
60 or Better 16 R-9.3 5 / 9 TIE 18 / 42 TIE
65 or Better 3 R-9.8 7 / 9 TIE 19 / 42 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 27
60 or Better 16
65 or Better 3
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-8.9
60 or Better R-9.3
65 or Better R-9.8
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 5 / 9
60 or Better 5 / 9 TIE
65 or Better 7 / 9 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 17 / 42 TIE
60 or Better 18 / 42 TIE
65 or Better 19 / 42 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS66 PCGS grade
1 MS66 PCGS grade
3 MS65 PCGS grade

Bowers & Merena 11/2009:3685 (as PCGS MS65), $241,500

4 MS64+ PCGS grade MS64+ PCGS grade

Heritage 8/2012:5357 (as PCGS MS64+ 24859174), $211,500

5 MS64 PCGS grade
5 MS64 PCGS grade
5 MS64 estimated grade
8 MS63 PCGS grade
8 MS63 PCGS grade
8 MS63 PCGS grade
#1 MS66 PCGS grade
#1 MS66 PCGS grade
#3 MS65 PCGS grade

Bowers & Merena 11/2009:3685 (as PCGS MS65), $241,500

MS64+ PCGS grade #4 MS64+ PCGS grade

Heritage 8/2012:5357 (as PCGS MS64+ 24859174), $211,500

#5 MS64 PCGS grade
#5 MS64 PCGS grade
#5 MS64 estimated grade
#8 MS63 PCGS grade
#8 MS63 PCGS grade
#8 MS63 PCGS grade
David Hall:

There are two major varieties of the 1830 half eagle. One variety has a large "5D" on the reverse and the other variety has a smaller "5D". The large 5D is rarer than the small 5D, though both varieties are quite rare in all grades.