1839 $5 (Proof)

Series: Liberty Head $5 1839-1907

PCGS PR61

PCGS PR61

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PCGS #:
8428
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
22.50 millimeters
Weight:
8.36 grams
Mintage:
5
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
90% Gold, 10% Copper
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 3 R-9.8 9 / 18 TIE 9 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 3 R-9.8 9 / 18 TIE 9 / 60 TIE
65 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 18 1 / 60
Survival Estimate
All Grades 3
60 or Better 3
65 or Better
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-9.8
60 or Better R-9.8
65 or Better R-10.1
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 9 / 18 TIE
60 or Better 9 / 18 TIE
65 or Better 1 / 18
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 9 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 9 / 60 TIE
65 or Better 1 / 60

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 PR62 PCGS grade

Bowers & Merena 5/1993:2537 - Superior 8/2006:571, $136,679

2 PR61 PCGS grade

William H. Woodin - Waldo Newcomer - Col. E.H.R. Green - Burdette G. Johnson - King Farouk - Sotheby's 2/1954:249 - Thomas Melish Sale - A. Kosoff 4/1956:1983 - Paul and Art Kagin - Hollinbeck Coin Company 11/1959 - Heritage 1/2010:2192, $184,000 - Heritage 8/2012:5367, $199,750

#1 PR62 PCGS grade

Bowers & Merena 5/1993:2537 - Superior 8/2006:571, $136,679

#2 PR61 PCGS grade

William H. Woodin - Waldo Newcomer - Col. E.H.R. Green - Burdette G. Johnson - King Farouk - Sotheby's 2/1954:249 - Thomas Melish Sale - A. Kosoff 4/1956:1983 - Paul and Art Kagin - Hollinbeck Coin Company 11/1959 - Heritage 1/2010:2192, $184,000 - Heritage 8/2012:5367, $199,750