1831 $5 (Proof)

Series: Capped Bust $5 1820-1833

PCGS #:
8165
Designer:
Robert Scot & John Reich
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
23.80 millimeters
Weight:
8.75 grams
Mintage:
3
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
91.7% Gold, 8.3% Copper
Auction Record:
N/A
Major Varieties

Current Auctions - PCGS Graded
Current Auctions - NGC Graded
For Sale Now at Collectors Corner - PCGS Graded
For Sale Now at Collectors Corner - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 1 R-10.0 1 / 3 1 / 8 TIE
60 or Better 1 R-10.0 1 / 3 1 / 8 TIE
65 or Better 1 R-10.0 1 / 3 TIE 1 / 8 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 1
60 or Better 1
65 or Better 1
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-10.0
60 or Better R-10.0
65 or Better R-10.0
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 1 / 3
60 or Better 1 / 3
65 or Better 1 / 3 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 1 / 8 TIE
60 or Better 1 / 8 TIE
65 or Better 1 / 8 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 PR65 estimated grade Ex-Parmelee
2 PR64 PCGS grade

Stack's 1/1987:537 - Lemus Collection - Heritage 1/2009:1827, $18,400 - Bowers & Merena 11/2009:3534, not sold - Samuel Berngard Collection - Heritage 1/2013:6008, $15,275

3 PR63 PCGS grade PR63 PCGS grade

Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection - Bowers & Merena 5/1996:299, $7,920 - Bob R. Simpson Collection

4 PR62 PCGS grade

Heritage 5/2005:8330, $12,650 - Superior 5/2006:933, $9,487 - Bowers & Merena 3/2007:386, $8,050 - Heritage 8/2007:2184, $8,625 - Goldbergs 9/2010:2726, $8,912.50

#1 PR65 estimated grade
Ex-Parmelee
#2 PR64 PCGS grade

Stack's 1/1987:537 - Lemus Collection - Heritage 1/2009:1827, $18,400 - Bowers & Merena 11/2009:3534, not sold - Samuel Berngard Collection - Heritage 1/2013:6008, $15,275

PR63 PCGS grade #3 PR63 PCGS grade

Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection - Bowers & Merena 5/1996:299, $7,920 - Bob R. Simpson Collection

#4 PR62 PCGS grade

Heritage 5/2005:8330, $12,650 - Superior 5/2006:933, $9,487 - Bowers & Merena 3/2007:386, $8,050 - Heritage 8/2007:2184, $8,625 - Goldbergs 9/2010:2726, $8,912.50

David Hall:

There is only one specimen that has been positively verified as a proof. This is the gem proof from the 1890 Parmelee sale.