1871 $2.50 (Regular Strike)

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

PCGS MS65

PCGS MS65

PCGS MS64

PCGS MS64

PCGS MS63+

PCGS MS63+

PCGS #:
7813
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
18.00 millimeters
Weight:
4.18 grams
Mintage:
5,320
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 200 R-7.0 74 / 147 TIE 74 / 147 TIE
60 or Better 20 R-9.1 87 / 147 TIE 87 / 147 TIE
65 or Better 2 R-9.9 17 / 147 TIE 17 / 147 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 200
60 or Better 20
65 or Better 2
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-7.0
60 or Better R-9.1
65 or Better R-9.9
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 74 / 147 TIE
60 or Better 87 / 147 TIE
65 or Better 17 / 147 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 74 / 147 TIE
60 or Better 87 / 147 TIE
65 or Better 17 / 147 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS65 PCGS grade PCGS #7813 (MS)     65
1 MS65 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 estimated grade
PCGS #7813 (MS)     65 #1 MS65 PCGS grade
#1 MS65 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 estimated grade
David Akers (1975/88): Obviously very scarce, although not quite as rare as the 1868 or 1870. Deceptive first strikes exist and have, on occasion, been sold as proofs.