1857 $2.50 (Regular Strike)

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

PCGS MS66+

PCGS MS66+

PCGS MS65

PCGS MS65

PCGS MS65

PCGS MS65

PCGS #:
7782
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
18.00 millimeters
Weight:
4.18 grams
Mintage:
214,130
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 300 R-6.4 97 / 147 TIE 97 / 147 TIE
60 or Better 150 R-7.5 111 / 147 111 / 147
65 or Better 4 R-9.8 27 / 147 TIE 27 / 147 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 300
60 or Better 150
65 or Better 4
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-6.4
60 or Better R-7.5
65 or Better R-9.8
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 97 / 147 TIE
60 or Better 111 / 147
65 or Better 27 / 147 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 97 / 147 TIE
60 or Better 111 / 147
65 or Better 27 / 147 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS68 PCGS grade
2 MS67 PCGS grade
3 MS66 PCGS grade
4 MS65 PCGS grade
4 MS65 PCGS grade

SPQR Collection - Heritage 1/2013:6907, $15,275

6 MS64+ PCGS grade
6 MS64+ PCGS grade
8 MS64 PCGS grade
8 MS64 PCGS grade
8 MS64 PCGS grade
#1 MS68 PCGS grade
#2 MS67 PCGS grade
#3 MS66 PCGS grade
#4 MS65 PCGS grade
#4 MS65 PCGS grade

SPQR Collection - Heritage 1/2013:6907, $15,275

#6 MS64+ PCGS grade
#6 MS64+ PCGS grade
#8 MS64 PCGS grade
#8 MS64 PCGS grade
#8 MS64 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88): This date is fairly common in all grades, including choice uncircualted condition.