1872-CC $5 (Regular Strike)

Series: Liberty Head $5 1839-1908

PCGS AU58

PCGS AU58

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PCGS AU55

PCGS AU55

PCGS AU55

PCGS AU55

PCGS #:
8326
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
21.65 millimeters
Weight:
8.36 grams
Mintage:
16,980
Mint:
Carson City
Metal:
90% Gold, 10% Copper
Major Varieties

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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 92 R-8.0 18 / 106 TIE 51 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 106 1 / 218
65 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 106 1 / 218
Survival Estimate
All Grades 92
60 or Better
65 or Better
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-8.0
60 or Better R-10.1
65 or Better R-10.1
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 18 / 106 TIE
60 or Better 1 / 106
65 or Better 1 / 106
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 51 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 1 / 218
65 or Better 1 / 218

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 AU58 PCGS grade

Stack's 5/1989:394 - Doug Winter and Lee Minshull, 9/1998 - Nevada Collection - Battle Born Collection - Stack’s/Bowers 8/2012:11003, $28,750.  The plate coin in “Gold Coins of the Carson City Mint” by Douglas Winter and James L. Halperin

1 AU58 PCGS grade
1 AU58 PCGS grade
4 AU55 PCGS grade AU55 PCGS grade
4 AU55 PCGS grade
4 AU55 PCGS grade
4 AU55 PCGS grade
4 AU55 PCGS grade
4 AU55 PCGS grade
4 AU55 PCGS grade
#1 AU58 PCGS grade

Stack's 5/1989:394 - Doug Winter and Lee Minshull, 9/1998 - Nevada Collection - Battle Born Collection - Stack’s/Bowers 8/2012:11003, $28,750.  The plate coin in “Gold Coins of the Carson City Mint” by Douglas Winter and James L. Halperin

#1 AU58 PCGS grade
#1 AU58 PCGS grade
AU55 PCGS grade #4 AU55 PCGS grade
#4 AU55 PCGS grade
#4 AU55 PCGS grade
#4 AU55 PCGS grade
#4 AU55 PCGS grade
#4 AU55 PCGS grade
#4 AU55 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88):

The 1872-CC is of comparable overall rarity to the 1871-CC although, in my opinion, it is a little more rare than the 1971-CC in full EF or better. I have not heard of one even close to uncirculated. Most known specimens are well worn with Fine and VF being typical.