1847 $2.50 (Regular Strike)

Series: Liberty Head $2 1/2 1840-1907

PCGS MS62

PCGS MS62

PCGS MS61

PCGS MS61

PCGS AU55

PCGS AU55

PCGS #:
7744
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
18.00 millimeters
Weight:
4.18 grams
Mintage:
29,814
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 125 R-7.7 48 / 147 TIE 48 / 147 TIE
60 or Better 12 R-9.5 57 / 147 TIE 57 / 147 TIE
65 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 147 1 / 147
Survival Estimate
All Grades 125
60 or Better 12
65 or Better
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-7.7
60 or Better R-9.5
65 or Better R-10.1
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 48 / 147 TIE
60 or Better 57 / 147 TIE
65 or Better 1 / 147
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 48 / 147 TIE
60 or Better 57 / 147 TIE
65 or Better 1 / 147

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS63 PCGS grade
3 MS62 PCGS grade
3 MS62 PCGS grade
3 MS62 PCGS grade
6 MS61 PCGS grade

Heritage 2/2010:1460

6 MS61 PCGS grade
6 MS61 PCGS grade
6 MS61 PCGS grade
6 MS61 PCGS grade
#1 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS63 PCGS grade
#3 MS62 PCGS grade
#3 MS62 PCGS grade
#3 MS62 PCGS grade
#6 MS61 PCGS grade

Heritage 2/2010:1460

#6 MS61 PCGS grade
#6 MS61 PCGS grade
#6 MS61 PCGS grade
#6 MS61 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88): This is a very scarce and underrated date, as are so many of the quarter eagles in the 1840's. High grade specimens are rare and the Scanlon coin was as nice as I can recall seeing.